Morning Jolt: Facebook account lands woman in jail
In the news: A woman was sentenced to two days in jail after a judge ordered her to delete her Facebook account and she didn’t. The Kentucky woman caused a car accident and received a DUI citation, and then posted a Facebook message about it. The families of the people hit saw the post and told the judge about it, who then ordered the DUI driver to delete her account, but she refused to do so.
Happening today: Today is Talk Like A Pirate Day, perhaps the quirkiest of non-traditional holidays. Check out the official site at http://www.talklikeapirate.com/piratehome.html for tips on talking like a pirate.
Opening bell: The Dow Jones opened at 13,564.64 after finishing up 11.54 points Tuesday.
Motivational quote: “When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.” - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Watercooler talk: Dirtiest cities in America
Travel and Leisure Magazine released this year’s 20 dirtiest cities in America.
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