If you're trapped inside due to the subzero wave of freezing temperature blanketing the United States — or on the sunny West Coast with me — maybe you'll have something to say about one of these nine stories.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead at 79. [WashPo]
New studies show that beets offer athletes brief "explosive bursts of strength." [Lifehacker]
"Deadpool" broke the R-rated superhero movie box office record over the weekend. [Buzzfeed]
Kayne West referred to Taylor Swift as a "bitch [he] made famous." [Celebitchy]
The atmospheric damage caused by pollution can be seen from outer space and looks, in one astronaut's word, "like something that we need to take care of." [CNN]
Gravitational waves have been discovered! [Gizmodo]
Ted Cruz got called out by a GOP debate moderator in a major way. [Gawker]
(Also, he speaks Spanish!) [Gawker]
Keeping a diary could help you get a raise. [Lifehacker]
I can't wait to hear what you have to say about any or all of these. And happy Valentine's Day!