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Third Graders Remix Lil Nas X's Old Town Road

The Only Version of ‘Old Town Road’ We Want to Hear From Now On Is This Version by Third Graders

Lil Nas X‘s “Old Town Road,” the most popular song in the country, just got a new remix that takes the song to even greater heights. Don’t believe us? Just watch these third graders absolutely nail their education-themed version. (We think they give Blue Ivy a run for her money!) Mrs. Merlette, a third-grade teacher in Birmingham, AL, posted a video to her Instagram depicting her class performing an energetic version of the rap-country crossover hit. It’s not just a straightforward cover, though. The class added education-themed lyrics that almost makes schoolwork sound… exciting? Some of the new, school-appropriate lyrics in this rendition include: “I’m gonna ace my test / I’m gonna raise my score / I’m gonna solve ’til I can’t no more / I got the answers in the back / Scratch work is attached / Pencils in my bag and I’m solving mighty fast / School is my task / I can do this math / Really quick and fast, education is my swag.” That’s so good it almost makes us want to do homework. Almost. We just love seeing teachers getting creative in an effort to inspire their students, and this is certainly a case of …

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Mom Denied Entry to Ariana Grande Concert

Mom Barred from Entering Ariana Grande Concert Because She Had a Breast Pump

Nothing comes easy for breastfeeding moms. Kate Aulette was excited to see Ariana Grande perform on the Sweetener World Tour at the Little Ceasar’s Arena in Detroit on April 6. As the mother of a seven-month-old baby girl, Kate knew that bringing her breast pump to the venue might be a problem, especially considering the heightened security restrictions put in place following the Manchester Arena bombing at Grande’s concert in 2017. That’s why Kate called the venue ahead of time to confirm that she could bring her breast pump. They told her it qualified as a medical device and that she shouldn’t have any trouble bringing it inside. But when Kate got to the venue, things didn’t work out the way she was told they would. Read the post detailing her unfortunate experience below. Kate’s Story “I explain that my bag is a breast pump and I start emptying it out for them to search, the security guard says nope you can’t come in with that,” she writes. “I explained that I called ahead and was told this an approved medical item and would not have any issues, they search everything, all my parts, and then proceed to tell me …

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