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Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Afternoon Brew: Pep Rally Photo Causes Tizzy, McGinty Stepping In, West Nile Takes Another, and Jim Brown Still Thinks He's Relevant

Posted By on Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 4:12 PM


Good afternoon, Cleveland. Here's some stuff to read while you pepper Mark Shapiro with inappropriate questions on Twitter.

— Some Perry High School kids dressed like cheerleaders and one even held a baby doll (insinuating the cheerleaders were pregnant, get it?) at a pep rally, and it was all aimed at Massillon kids. A photo was taken. Parents freaked out. A kid was suspended. Can't we all just sing the alma mater? No, seriously, that's what one mom said. (WKYC)

— and Jim Brown both think that Jim Brown's thoughts are important. (

— A third Ohioan has died from West Nile. Lesson: wear sweatpants everywhere. (AP)

— Tim McGinty will serve as acting prosecutor until the elections. (


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