By Tim Swift, The Baltimore Sun
8:52 AM EST, February 6, 2013
The U.S. Postal Service is finally ditching Saturday service, Ole Miss is killing it on National Signing Day and crazy cat people have a new reason to play Monopoly. Welcome to your online trends report for Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013.
After years of flirting with the idea, the U.S. Postal Service is finally cutting Saturday service in order to save billions of dollars. So that birthday card from grandma is gonna have to wait, but packages are still coming so that ugly sweater from nana will still arrive post haste.
Monopoly has a decided to change up its iconic game pieces using an online vote. The result gave the iron the heave ho and welcomed a new sassy kitty token. The Scottie Dog is not amused.
Meanwhile, the college football has its National Signing Day today and Ole Miss is leading the pack, snatching up big names like Robert Nkemdiche
In other trending news, skier Lindsey Vonn is recovering after a serious accident on the slopes yesterday, Google is honoring British archaeologist Mary Leakey with a Google Doodle and the Solomon Islands is reeling after a powerful tsunami slammed into the South Pacific islands this morning.
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