For some, the last day of October is the scariest day of the year. The state of Missouri decided to take that fear to the next level with a new warning about the most deadly spider you likely won't see - until it's too late.
In case you didn't know, Brad Pitt attended the University of Missouri and almost got his degree. Almost. There are still pictures that get shared from that era in Brad's life including a couple I had not seen before.
I know this will sound surprising to some, but most worms are helpful. This isn't one of those. It's a nasty invasive worm that has been spotted in Missouri and if you try to cut it, you're only making it stronger.
In a recent baseball game between Mizzou and Florida, a ball was hit to what appeared to be out of the reach of a Missouri outfielder. It wasn't. Video shows that Cam Chick made a catch so great it's even been shared by Major League Baseball.
By now most people know about Brad Pitt's Missouri roots. However, many don't realize that he also went to Mizzou where he performed on stage and also sang quite a bit, too. There's rare video showing some of his Mizzou stage performances.
If you are looking into colleges and you want to find a school that offers beautiful views with a world-class education, then you need to check out the two schools from Missouri that made the list of the Prettiest College Campuses in the US.
In the late 1800's, University of Missouri students and faculty buried a time capsule near Parker Hall on the Mizzou campus. Now, over 100 years later, it's been opened by researchers and you can see what's inside here.
When I was dating my wife nearly 20 years ago, I made an off-hand mention that Brad Pitt was also a Missourian. She wasn't impressed, but kept me anyway. Now, I have video proof of Brad's days in Missouri as he was singing and dancing in a Mizzou performance.