Gabatron Morning Briefing – 7-20-15: Strict Dress Code

A medical center in Ohio has instituted a strict dress code: no unusual hair color, beards must be trimmed, no visible piercings other than two per ear, pantyhose or tights with skirts, and cover tattoos. In other words, look professional. Seems reasonable, right? Well, they’ve also banned employees from going commando.

Interesting Stat of the Day: $720 million. That’s how much money it cost to get the New Horizons probe out to Pluto.

A Los Angeles woman has become an Internet folk hero after she decided to turn the tables on a telemarketer by recording their conversation.

The Sun decided it was a good idea to print a picture of Queen Elizabeth doing the Nazi salute. It was in 1933 when she was about seven years old, the same year Adolf Hitler came to power.

People in the news, Actor Alex Rocco has died at the age of 79.

Plus, competitive surfer Mick Fanning was attacked by a shark on live TV in South Africa over the weekend.

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.

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