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The Cricket’s Daily 3: Alice Munro wins Nobel for literature

First Published      Last Updated Oct 11 2013 09:48 am

Here's what's being talked about in pop culture:

• Canadian author Alice Munro, a specialist of the short-story form, has been given the Nobel Prize for Literature. [Washington Post]

• The Los Angeles Times' letters section will no longer run letters from people who deny evidence that humans are causing climate change -- because, the editors say, such letters are factually inaccurate. (In other words, the evidence is plentiful.) [Salon]

• "We Are Men" and we are cancelled: CBS has canned the freshman sitcom, and will bring back "Mike & Molly" in November. [The Hollywood Reporter]