Breakfast is coming to Taco Bell! That's exciting on its own terms, but even more exciting is that the company's PR people emailed me some b-roll about it. I think the idea is that I'm supposed to take a small clip of this and integrate it into my local newscast with voice-over. Or something. But it's quite short, and rather entrancing in its current b-roll state:
Delicious? I am skeptical of the waffle thing. But more competition in the breakfast taco sector is always welcome.
TODAY IN SLATE
More Than Scottish Pride
Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself.
What Charles Barkley Gets Wrong About Corporal Punishment and Black Culture
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Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows
Why Do Some People See the Virgin Mary in Grilled Cheese?
The science that explains the human need to find meaning in coincidences.
Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.