Morning Jolt: Cat killed instead of given flea bath
In the news: A woman in Gardner, Mass., says her cat was mistakenly euthanized instead of given a flea bath at a veterinarian’s office. The woman said her son took the 8-year-old cat to the vet but was given the wrong forms to sign, and they put the cat to sleep. The cat’s owner has filed a complaint with the state attorney general's office.
Happening today: Today is National Voter Registration Day, a day designed to encourage people to register to vote in the upcoming election. Check out the official site at http://www.nationalvoterregistrationday.org.
Gas update:GasBuddy.com reports that the most expensive gas is in Chicago ($4.211), San Francisco ($4.250), Santa Barbara, Calif. ($4.259) and Honolulu ($4.358).
Motivational quote: “Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” - Mark Twain
Watercooler talk: Ninja squirrel takes giant leap of faith
A squirrel trapped in an apartment in Germany takes a giant leap of faith out of an open window.
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