Americans are starting to think outside the box when it comes to what happens to them after they die. It’s not just folks having their ashes sprinkled in various place, either. People are doing everything from having ashes shot into space, having them compressed into jewels and even becoming compost to help nurture a future tree.
Interesting Stat of the Day: 14 million people. That’s the number of people the Office of Personnel Management estimates were hit by the hacking incident.
In sports, the Chicago Blackhawks are once again Stanley Cup Champions in the NHL. They beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 in game six to take the series 4 games to 2.
Each morning Keith Conrad will give you a few stories useful for starting conversations around the water cooler at work. Assuming that your office actually has a water cooler.