MUSICAL TRIBUTE: The Edge (left) and Bono didn't mind the rain.
A crowd estimated at 30,000 shivered through intermittent rain for the opening of the Clinton Presidential Center Thursday, Nov. 18, in Little Rock. President George W. Bush abnd former Presidents George H.W. Bush and Jimmy Carter paid tribute to the former Arkansas governor in a three-hour ceremony that included musical tributes from Bono and a troupe of Colombian children.
News of the event can be found elsewhere.
Hog fans just can't quit blaming the refs for the NCAA men's basketball tournament loss to North Carolina. Now the Arkansas Senate has gotten in on the act, with this resolution introduced by Democratic Sen. Keith Ingram and getting bipartisan co-sponsorship from that brutish and short sandlot roundball player, Republican Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson.
IndieWire breaks news long whispered downtown — a more ambitious successor to the Little Rock Film Festival is in the works, with backing from writer/director Jeff Nichols, a Little Rock native. His "Loving" has won wide acclaim recently.
Robocalls -- recorded messages sent to thousands of phone numbers -- are a fact of life in political campaigns. The public doesn't like them much, judging by the gripes about them, but campaign managers and politicians still believe in their utility.