Aug. 9, 2013 at 9:37 AM ET
Our pre-caffeine roundup is a collection of the hottest, strangest, and most amusing stories of the morning.
So y'all know that NSA 'dragnet' is wider than previously suspected, right? That's what the New York Times says.
Speaking of hunters, a town called Deer Trail, located an hour east of Denver, Colo., is considering issuing a novel kind of hunting permit. If passed, the town would give residents licenses to "kill" drones ... by shooting them out of the air.
We are happy sheep on social media, according to this MIT study.
Speaking of social media, know who loves social media? Baby Boomers, that's who!
Final destination? Check out this air passenger’s confirmation number went viral: GONER.