Wednesday December 19, 2018

Archive for the ‘Strange’ Category

Mom slams Southwest Airlines worker for mocking daughter’s name

A Texas mom is outraged after a Southwest Airlines worker made fun of her 5-year-old daughter’s name – by snapping a picture of the girl’s boarding pass and posting it on social media. Traci Redford, from El Paso, says the agent at John Wayne Airport began poking fun at her daughter’s name, Abcde – pronounced “ab-city” – as they boarded a flight.  More…

Texas burglar bleeds to death in home he targeted: police

A Texas man thwarted his own burglary attempt Tuesday evening after bleeding to death inside the home he had broken into, police said. The homeowner found 28-year-old Javier Tellez Jr. dead inside their El Paso home. Investigators determined the man had slashed his arms on the broken window and died from loss of blood.  More…

Male Gym Teacher Punished For Refusing To Oversee Middle School Girl Get Undressed In Boys’ Locker Room

A physical education teacher in Florida was punished for refusing to oversee a biologically female middle schooler who identifies as male potentially get undressed in the boys’ locker room. The school, stunningly, allowed the female student to have access to the boys’ locker room without so much as informing the male students who would be sharing the locker room with the girl or the students’ parents.  More…

Prince Charles has his shoelaces ironed every morning

Being first in line for the British throne may have gone to Prince Charles’ head. “His pajamas are pressed every morning, his shoelaces are pressed flat with an iron, the bath plug has to be in a certain position and the water temperature has to be just tepid,” Princess Diana’s former butler, Paul Burrell, revealed in the documentary  More…

McDonald’s worker accused of assaulting manager with ‘crispy’ bacon

A South Carolina McDonald’s employee was reportedly charged with third degree assault and battery last Friday after she physically confronted her manager. The employee was upset by the manager’s action and reportedly backed the manager into a corner in the kitchen and began to “shove hot crispy bacon in face,” the report said.  More…

‘Pathetic’ frog birthday cake from supermarket leaves parents ‘mortified’: ‘It was a disgrace’

Parents were left outraged after they picked up a cake for their son’s frog-themed birthday party and saw one decorator’s unusual interpretation of the amphibian. “A cake is an integral part of any child’s birthday party. You want a nice one, so you’re able to remember it and take photos,” he said.  More…

James Bond set for a makeover as author turns him into a politically correct buffoon

The image of a smooth-talking, chain-smoking and sexist James Bond may be a thing of the past as the latest 007 novel gives him a politically-correct makeover. Author Anthony Horowitz has revealed the new book Trigger Mortis has been amended for “modern readers” and contains for the first time an ‘outspoken’ gay friend.  More…

Skydiving coach loosened harness to commit suicide during tandem jump: cops

An experienced skydiver who fell to his death during a tandem jump in Maine intentionally loosened his harness in midair to commit suicide, state police said. Brett Bickford, 41, of Rochester, New Hampshire, died on Sept. 27 after detaching himself about a mile above the ground during a two-man jump at Skydive New England in Lebanon.  More…

Hang glider at 4,000 feet after pilot forgets to attach him

Woman finds her diamond before proposal and ‘ring shames’ herself

A soon-to-be fiancée was slammed online after she discovered her engagement ring in her boyfriend’s belongings and complained about it on Facebook — before the proposal even happened. “Ewwwww. Self shame Friday here I come,” she wrote. “Found this in the BF’s nightstand. Not a fan.”  More…

Man lists ‘used’ girlfriend for sale on eBay, is shocked when bids reach $119,000

A man who listed his girlfriend for sale on eBay as a prank was shocked when the bids reached over $119,000 within 24 hours. While the man admits he wouldn’t have actually sold his girlfriend, when the bids started increasing, he joked, “I would have been quite sad to see go, but it wouldn’t have been so sad ‘cause I would have been crying in my Ferrari or my Lamborghini.”  More…

Meet the kneeling 49ers cheerleader

The cheerleader who took a knee during the national anthem has done so again, and she has been revealed as Kayla Morris. The San Francisco 49ers cheerleader went viral in early November after kneeling in support of NFL player protests against police brutality and racial injustice.  More…

Dead brothel owner Dennis Hof wins Nevada election

Deceased brothel owner Dennis Hof managed to win an election for a Nevada state assembly seat in Tuesday’s election. Hof, who died last month at his Love Ranch cathouse, garnered more votes than his Democratic opponent, Lesia Romanov.  More…

Voting rights restored for nearly 1.5 million felons in Florida

More than a million convicted felons in Florida had their voting rights restored Tuesday. Constitutional Amendment 4 — known as the Voting Restoration Amendment — was passed in the state, allowing nearly 1.5 million convicted felons to vote.  More…

Convenience Store Robbed by Pug

A Texas woman wearing an oversized pug’s head costume yesterday robbed a Houston convenience before leading cops on a vehicle chase that ended with her arrest, police report. According to investigators, Colleen Dickens, a 30-year-old mother of two, robbed a Stripes store of cigarettes and $10 in cash Thursday morning.  More…