San Diego, California - Dear Miss Colombia, Paulina VEGA Dieppa. I saw you won Miss Universe. Que Padre; How Cool. So, here are 10 reasons you, Miss Universe, should go out with me:

Cleveland, Ohio - Coming on the heels of 50 Shades of Grey and  Bared To You, The Crumb Snatcher (Lambkin Walters Lavender Publishing Co) is on course to becoming the next international bestseller this spring.

Imperial, California - More good news for coffee drinkers: a new study shows that the beverage can help keep your weight down, according to the Association of Mature American Citizens.

Imperial, California - Time is a precious commodity so much so, it seems, that Americans are willing to spend a little more on faster household appliances, according to a recent Consumer Reports survey of more than 4,000 readers.

Berkeley, California - What does checking your work email in the wee hours say about you? It depends who you ask.

Washington, DC - George Orwell said happiness can exist only in acceptance and apparently you can go through a large chunk of your life achieving acceptance, says the Association of Mature American Citizens.