News of the Weird – 2/6/20

By the editors of Andrews McMeel EAST COMPETENT CRIMINAL Matthew Davies, 47, of Dunfermline, Scotland, pleaded guilty on Jan. 17 to assault and robbery in the case of a bumbling Bank of Scotland holdup in September, the Daily Record reported. On that day, Davies charged into the bank with a meat cleaver in hand and […]

Calendar – 2/6/20

THURSDAY 2.6 WORK ON THE FLORIDA TRAIL 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Every Thursday. Three miles north of Deaton Bridge Road. meetup.com/ftawesterngate YOGA WITHIN REACH 9-10 a.m. Free. Community Health Northwest Florida, 2315 W. Jackson St., Room A. healthcarewithinreach.org LA LECHE LEAGUE 10 a.m. Ever’man Educational Center, 327 W. Garden St. everman.org BREAKERSPACE ELECTRONICS 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. […]

Free Will Astrology – 1/30/20

By Rob Brezsny Week of January 30 ARIES (March 21-April 19): My favorite ancient Greek philosopher was the rascal Diogenes. As a joke, he carried around a lantern during the daytime, proclaiming, “I am just looking for an honest man.” When Alexander the Great, the most powerful man in the world, came to meet Diogenes […]

Catching Up on the Oscar Noms: A Lazy Person’s Guide

By Jennifer Leigh The Academy Awards (or the Oscars, as most folks call them) is typically aired in late February. But this year, they will be Sunday, Feb. 9, which means you have less time to catch up on a bunch of movies. Pensacola has a lot to offer in the culture department, but we’re […]

Calendar – 1/30/20

THURSDAY 1.30 WORK ON THE FLORIDA TRAIL 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Every Thursday. Three miles north of Deaton Bridge Road. meetup.com/ftawesterngate COMMUNITY PILATES 9 a.m. Ever’man Educational Center, 327 W. Garden St. everman.org YOGA WITHIN REACH 9-10 a.m. Free. Community Health Northwest Florida, 2315 W. Jackson St., Room A. healthcarewithinreach.org HILTON PENSACOLA BEACH JOB FAIR 9 […]

News of the Weird – 1/30/20

By the editors of Andrews McMeel WEIRD SCIENCE On Jan. 22, the National Weather Service expanded its cold-weather warnings in South Florida to include falling iguanas along with falling temperatures. According to the Associated Press, the NWS alerted folks that the reptiles can become stunned by the cold and fall from their perches in trees. […]