CRUSH HOUR A multi-car pileup took out between 50 and 100 vehicles on the ice-slicked Pennsylvania Turnpike in Bucks County, PA on Friday. No deaths were reported. (Photo: NBC Phildelphia via NBC News)
READY THIS TIME: Georgia is already treating roadways and several school districts, including Atlanta’s, have already cancelled classes ahead of a major winter storm. (Atlanta Journal Constitution)
MAYBE SHE ALSO HATES GAY PEOPLE: Russian ice skater Irina Rodnina, who lighted the Olympic flame at Sochi, is a racist who claims her Twitter account was “hacked” when she posted a doctored photo of the Obamas. (NY Times)
FOR THE WEARY People rested in the aisle of a Publix grocery store Wednesday in Atlanta after being stranded by a snowstorm. A rare winter storm gripped the U.S. South on Wednesday, killing five people, stranding children overnight at their schools, snarling traffic across many states and canceling flights. (Photo: Tami Chappell / Reuters via The Wall Street Journal)
The Weather Channel’s Jim Cantore shows how Atlanta should’ve handled the storm.
Front page, Atlanta Journal Constitution, 29 January 2014.
Egypt’s former leader, Mohamed Morsi, faces the death penalty after “colluding with foreign powers” in an alleged escape attempt. (WSJ)
The rich dude who compared the “war on the rich” to Kristallnacht brags that "I could buy a six-pack of Rolexes" and that his airplane can go underwater. Even other rich people must think this guy’s a fucking douchebag. (Bloomberg via CNN)