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Day: July 20, 2010

MegaBus Stop Moved to Walmart. Calamity Ensues

The days of picking up your dry cleaning and getting on a bus to New York are no more--if you rely on the new State College MegaBus service, that is. Instead, you can now pick up some Sam's Choice soda or McDonald's before your ride out. That's right, folks. The MegaBus stop will move to the Wal-Mart parking lot. Read the full story for more details.

The Hottest BMX Show Coming to the BJC

ASA Entertainment, the hottest show in extreme sports, will be high-flying in the Bryce Jordan Center when the most popular BMX riders in the country take over the arena. The BJC will be transformed into a 195-foot-long course full of 25-foot wooden ramps and monster quarter-pipes. The top BMX pros, many of whom have experience at the X-Games, will be competing in a "big air" head-to-head competition on October 23 at 7:30 p.m.

More details after the jump.

Buying Books Gets Less Painful

With the fall semester rapidly approaching, it'll soon be time to pick up your books. While never a pleasant endeavor, there is some good news that should make buying textbooks a less painful process.

Find out about deals from Amazon, bills in the PA House of Representatives, and textbook rentals after the jump.

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