Word On The Street Is…

Either people are becoming less afraid of sickness, or more afraid of needles. Surveys suggest that more than 40 percent of adults will skip getting the flu shot vaccine this season.

Some people blamed cell phones. Some people blamed apocalypse. Now, scientists are blaming a certain fungus for the rapid decline in honey bee population over the last few years.

Christine O’Donnell, Republican candidate for governor in Delaware and hater of masturbation, has released a new ad in which she says she is “not a witch,” and is also “you.”

New York Attorney General and democratic candidate for governor Andrew Cuomo is again leading tea party candidate Carl Paladino comfortably in the latest Quinnipiac poll.

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that iPhone users will be able to have Verizon by the first quarter of 2011. Other news outlets, however, are scoffing at the idea.

The proposed design for the controversial “Ground Zero Mosque” is out, and is drawing (surprise, surprise!) a lot MORE controversy.