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Missed decimal point means slipper ordered from China arrives as a size 1,450... big enough for owner to sleep in .

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Sometimes when you buy a pair of shoes, one of them can feel snug while the other one does not quite fit. 
Tom Boddingham certainly knows the feeling.

When the 27-year-old ordered a special monster-design slipper to fit his oversized left foot, he was sent this size 1,450 one – because manufacturers failed to spot a decimal point.


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Friday, October 21, 2011

EVENTS

*Homecoming at Boise State*

Shred day Sat. and old cell phone recycling at Id Center 10-noon

*Fall Home Show – Expo Idaho Fri- Sun

*Scarecrow Stroll all of October ID Botanical Garden

*Boise State Broncos vs. Air Force Falcons

October 22, 2011 1:30p Tailgate with K-Hits at Baja Fresh at 11am

*"Oklahoma!" October 22, 2011 8:00p

Knock 'em Dead Dinner Theatre

 

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POWERBALL      $ 148 Million       Hot Lotto –  $6.73 Million

    MEGA-Millions – $48 million        

Dow Jones Industrial Average

11,541.78 +37.16

 AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge Treasure Valley Average Prices

 

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ENTERTAINMENT

 

 Tops at the Box office

1.      Real Steel

2.      Footloose

3.      The Thing

4.      The Ides of March

5.      Dolphin Tale

Opening This Week

The Three Musketeers

Margin Call – Kevin Spacey

 

i-Tunes music chart

1.              Sexy and I Know It
LMFAO
Sexy and I Know It

2.              Someone Like You
ADELE

3.              We Found Love (feat. Calvin Harris)
Rihanna

4.              Moves Like Jagger (Studio Recording from "The Voice" Performance) [feat. Christina Aguilera]
Maroon 5

5.              Stereo Hearts (feat. Adam Levine)
Gym Class Heroes

 READER BOARD

COMBINED PRINT & E-BOOK FICTION

1.                      THE HELP, by Kathryn Stockett

2.                      SHOCK WAVE, by John Sandford

3.                      THE AFFAIR, by Lee Child

 HARDCOVER NONFICTION -KILLING LINCOLN, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard, Hardcover Advice & Misc. I NEVER THOUGHT I'D SEE THE DAY!, by David Jeremiah

ON TV  Tonight, Kelsey Grammer becomes a new character that's far removed from the comedy of Frasier Crane. Grammer stars in ``Boss'' as a powerful Chicago mayor. The series is on Starz.    More on the TV Tonight link.


CONCERTS:  Monty Python's Spamalot – November 12 – Morrison Center;  Mannheim Steamroller – December 22 – Morrison Center; My Fair Lady – January 3 – Morrison Center; Cirque du Soleil – January 3 - Michael Jackson the Immortal World Tour.


Environment

Treasure Valley Air Quality Condition

GOOD -AQI= 46 

 SUNRISE  8:06             SUNSET 6:52

Yesterday’s Hi 67      Today’s 69

 


 

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