Cincinnati vs. The World 05.01.2013

According to the results of a new 60 Minutes/Vanity Fair poll, Republicans would rather have their freshman college student break an ankle while streaking or live in a dorm with a farm animal than teach a sex ed class. WORLD -1

According to the results of a new 60 Minutes/Vanity Fair poll, Republicans would rather have their freshman college student break an ankle while streaking or live in a dorm with a farm animal than teach a sex ed class. WORLD -1

New data released from the Ohio Department of Health, Violence and Injury Prevention Program found drug overdose deaths in Ohio have risen 440 percent from 1999 to 2011; on average, 4.8 Ohioans die per day from accidental overdose. CINCINNATI -2

A Michigan high school principal is being sued by the National Women’s Law Center for allegedly discouraging a female student who’d been sexually assaulted by a star basketball player on school premises from reporting the assault, because it would hurt his prospects of recruitment at a Division I school. WORLD -2

In possibly the best fractured-English sentence ever uttered, the Dalai Lama said he would support a female successor: “I think good because you see, biologically, female have more potential to develop affection or love to other.” WORLD +2

Cincinnati Democratic Sen. Eric Kearney is lobbying for passage of a bill that would allow open containers in certain entertainment districts across the state to spark economic growth, including Over-the-Rhine and The Banks. CINCINNATI +2

THIS WEEK:
CINCINNATI +0, WORLD -1

TO DATE:
CINCINNATI -11, WORLD -38

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