Tuesday morning briefing: A video game, summer classes and the Brooklyn Bridge

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Tuesday briefing.

Video game of the week

Our own Jenna Zamie’s pick, just for you gamers.

Game: L.A. Noire

Genre: Adventure

System: 360, PS3

What is it? A journey through the seamy side of the City of Angels featuring absorbing investigations and intoxicating sense of style.

ESRB Rating: Mature

Web site: http://www.rockstargames.com/lanoire

Compiled from Gamespot.com

Summer classes

Eastern New Mexico University’s summer classes begin June 6.

Class schedules, which include registration information: http://www.enmu.edu/academics/class-schedule/

Cooking tip

When mincing garlic, sprinkle on a little salt so the pieces won’t stick to your knife or cutting board.

Quirky quote of the day

“Money will not buy happiness, but it will let you be unhappy in nice places.”
W.C. Fields

Today in history

On this day in 1883, After 14 years and 27 deaths while being constructed, the Brooklyn Bridge over the East River is opened, connecting the great cities of New York and Brooklyn for the first time in history.

Here’s the rest of the story:



Today — Sunny, with a high near 82. Windy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to between 30 and 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

Tonight — Clear, with a low around 50. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to between 15 and 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.