“Training to be a cashier starts with the Top 100 — a list of produce items most purchased by customers. When they start, trainees have seven days to commit all 100 codes to memory … The challenge: Berkeley Bowl carries somewhere in the neighborhood of 3,000 different produce items at any given time.” How Berkeley Bowl cashiers memorize literally everything in their legendary produce department.

+ “The medals will not be given around the neck. They will be presented to the athlete on a tray and then the athlete will take the medal him or herself.” Olympic athletes to put on own medals at Tokyo ceremonies.

+ Airplane drops thousands of fish into lake. (Thursday throwback?)