Pot in Alaska and Cheesy Movie Titles

Alaska Could Be Third State to Legalize Pot
PHOTO: A view of the Anchorage, Ala. downtown skyline.
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You could be getting high way high up atop the tallest peak in the United States, if a pro-marijuana group in Alaska has its way.

A citizen's group in the 49th state submitted a petition with 46,000 signatures on it to have a ballot question put to voters Aug. 19.

If the vote passes, Alaska would be the third state to legalize pot in the nation.

#CheesyMovies Is Genius

On the heels of the devastating news that there could be a shortage of Velveeta in the United States this month, Twitter has stepped in to try and fill the void. Trending today is the hashtag #cheesymovies, in which users generate fake movie titles having to do with, well, cheese. Genius.

The Social Climber's favorites so far: "The Goudafather," by @chezmrswoody, "Edward Stiltonhands" by @feline_snowy, and "Aliens vs Muensters" by @glenraphael.

Check out more #cheesymovies for yourselves:

Macy's to Cut 2,500 Jobs
PHOTO: People wait to cross the street after shopping at Macys department store, Dec. 26, 2012, in New York City.
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Pink slips are coming to about 2,500 Macy's workers as part of a reorganization announced Wednesday, though some of the workers will be transferred to online shopping positions, according to The Associated Press.

The downsizing will leave Macy's with a workforce of about 175,000 employees.

Gabrielle Union on Getting Back Together With Dwyane Wade

They're back in love now, but actress Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade hit a rocky patch last year when they broke up briefly.

"It was because of distance and scheduling," Union told Glamour magazine. "I finished filming the show, then I flew to Vegas right away to start shooting 'Think Like a Man Too.' I couldn't take time off, and I missed some quality togetherness we desperately needed."

Union gushed about the couple's reunion, too, and talked about their recent engagement. Read more from ABC News.

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