From Trump tweets to trick-or-treats, and more

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.


Grab your magnifying glass, The New York Times this week printed a massive list of every insult tweeted by Donald Trump since the start of his election campaign, sorted by target – hitting everything from Brit Hume to Huma Abedin, New Jersey to Germany, the mainstream media (Hi!) to Marty Walsh. It’s impressive. I wasn’t able to come up with a punch line for this, so for now let’s just go with “Curt Schilling’s Senate ambitions.”


A new and truly magnificent viral video attempts to answer the question on everyone’s minds (well, everyone on Yahoo Answers, at least): Am I pergant? Am I pregante? Am I pregnat? Could I be pergonate? Also: Why the hell can’t anybody spell “pregnant”? Consider this a trigger warning for any of you teachers or copy editors out there.


If going to Shaw’s for your flu shot doesn’t feel sketchy enough, now you can get innoculated against the virus via Uber. The ride-sharing giant’s new Uber for Health program will dispatch a registered nurse from Passport Health straight to your house, equipped with a care package including up to five flu shots – enough to protect you from at least five Uber rides.



To battle the significant spike in pause rates on Halloween night caused by trick-or-treaters, streaming network Netflix has devised its own do-it-yourself Halloween doorbell kit that fits over your existing doorbell, senses approaching ghouls, alerts them that you are too busy enjoying Netflix to get up, and directs them to a treat receptacle of your choosing. That story again for trick-or-treaters: The creepy shut-in down the street has a free bucket of candy on his porch.

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