What we're reading: Tuesday, April 23

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 4:59pm

Here at The City Paper we come across, filter and digest a significant amount of information daily on the Internet. Here’s a rundown of some of the recent stories City Paper staffers find interesting and worth sharing.

From The Dallas Morning News: A barbershop sets this scene of grieving and moving forward after West fertilizer plant explosion

From SB Nation: Coming out kicking: Alan Gendreau, openly gay former MTSU kicker tries for the NFL

From the Chattanooga Times Free Press: Saving buildings in Chattanooga's Southside in sight”

From Alltop: One-minute video on how Ball mason jars are made

From Gawker: The best lines from 70 accepted Columbia University application essays

From Wired: The first Lamborghini was a tractor. Fifty years later …

From Mental Floss: What happens when you open a vigorously shaken soda can in a pressurized habitat under the sea?

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