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The “Barefoot Bandit” strikes again

The “Barefoot Bandit” strikes again

This dude is literally "trolling" the world. A Seattle teenage fugitive who evaded capture for two years was being hunted by both the U.S. authorities and Bahamian police today after allegedly crash-landing a stolen plane on the Abaco Islands. Colton Harris-Moore, from Puget Sound, north of Seattle, was dubbed the "barefoot bandit" last autumn [...]

World Cup trophy replica made of cocaine seized in Colombia

World Cup trophy replica made of cocaine seized in Colombia

This crappy-looking replica of the World Cup trophy is actually made from cocaine. Police found it at Colombia's Bogotà airport in a box addressed to Madrid. From The Guardian: A replica World Cup trophy made out of cocaine has been seized at Bogotà airport in Colombia. The airport's anti-drug chief, Colonel José Piedrahita, said the [...]

Ecuador authorities seize drug-smuggling sub

Ecuador authorities seize drug-smuggling sub

This 30-meter long submarine, used to smuggle huge amount of cocaine, was was seized in Ecuador yesterday. Apparently, a drug trafficking outfit built it in the middle of the jungle. From CNN: The vessel utilized twin screws and was diesel electric-powered, the agency said. It was about 30 meters (98 feet) long and nearly 3 meters (nine feet) [...]

Report Shows Teen Girls Are Drinking More Than Boys… and for Different Reasons

Report Shows Teen Girls Are Drinking More Than Boys… and for Different Reasons

New data released today from the Partnership for a Drug Free America suggest that not only are girls now drinking more than boys, they turn to drugs and alcohol for more serious reasons as well. The report, which analyzed results from the 2009 Partnership Attitude Tracking Study (PATS), a survey of teen attitudes and behaviors, shows that the [...]

No sex on the space station

No sex on the space station

No screwing on the space station. From The Telegraph... "We are a group of professionals," said Alan Poindexter, a NASA commander, during a visit to Tokyo, when asked about the consequences if astronauts boldly went where no others have been. "We treat each other with respect and we have a great working relationship. Personal relationships [...]

Karen Bridezilla hates poor people

I saw this Bridezilla episode yesterday and this "bride" is still bothering me. The fact that anybody hasn't stabbed this woman is shocking.

Mad 3D maze-city of Kowloon

Mad 3D maze-city of Kowloon

Photoblogger Dark Roasted Blend has found some excellent footage (Cantonese with English Subtitles) of the (now bulldozed) "Walled City of Kowloon." You might remember, that this was a quirk of history... a small region of land which for political reasons could not be policed by the British when they managed Hong Kong. It proliferated for [...]

WWII Venereal disease propaganda posters

WWII Venereal disease propaganda posters

Mother Jones has a gallery of venereal disease propaganda posters from World War 2, when STDs were rampant but awareness was not.

In Spite of State Law, Maryland Law Enforcement Officials Still Arresting and Charging People for Recording Cops

In Spite of State Law, Maryland Law Enforcement Officials Still Arresting and Charging People for Recording Cops

In a post last month I wrote about Anthony Graber, a Maryland man who was arrested for posting a video of a traffic stop to YouTube. Graber was pulled over on his motorcycle by Maryland State Trooper Joseph David Ulher. Uhler drew his gun during the stop. Graber was wearing a camera on his helmet. Graber thought Uhler's actions were excessive, so [...]

If Google told you to jump off a cliff, would you?

If Google told you to jump off a cliff, would you?

You know those warning labels on those chemical packets that come in new shoes  that say 'do not eat'?  Have you ever wondered why they have to print  something so stupidly obvious? Enter Lauren Rosenberg of Park City, Utah.  She used Google Maps on her Blackberry to get walking directions from one part of town to another.  Part of those [...]

Man arrested for shooting at car of iPhone thieves

Man arrested for shooting at car of iPhone thieves

Roger Witter, 48, was in an Oregon AT&T store when he saw two young men stealing iPhones. He chased them outside, pistol in hand, and fired shots at the car as it sped off. Witter told police he was trying to shoot out the car's tires. He was arrested and charged with "unlawful use of a weapon, reckless endangerment disorderly conduct. and [...]

Washington Drug Agents Seize Pot Legalization Petitions

Washington Drug Agents Seize Pot Legalization Petitions

Washington drug agents have illegally seized signed petitions for marijuana legalization, according to organizers of ballot initiative I-1068. Marijuana advocacy group Sensible Washington says it has learned that a dozen signed copies of  the marijuana legalization initiative for Washington State of which it is the sponsor, were seized last [...]

Breaking news: Hot pole-vaulter girl Allison Stokke is fat

Breaking news: Hot pole-vaulter girl Allison Stokke is fat

Before college: New photos (after the "freshman 15") below... (more…)

Man doesn’t know what happened at the Hustler Club, but it wasn’t worth $21K

Man doesn’t know what happened at the Hustler Club, but it wasn’t worth $21K

If you have to ask how much a night in the Roofie Room costs, you can't afford it. A man who disputes a $21,620.60 charge to his Discover card for something that transpired in a private room in a Larry Flynt's Hustler Club, but he has no recollection of what transpired: "Plaintiff has no recollection of what transpired after he was led from the [...]

Oh god, they’re breeding

Oh god, they’re breeding

Cullen, the surname of a vampire in the “Twilight” series, leaped almost 300 spots on the Social Security Administration’s list of most popular baby names. The Social Security Administration released its annual rundown of the most popular names for newborns on Friday, and flying up the list was an ancient name with modern fame: Cullen, the [...]

Elisabeth Mandala, High School Student Who Wanted to Smuggle Illegals, Ends Up Dead

Elisabeth Mandala, High School Student Who Wanted to Smuggle Illegals, Ends Up Dead

Elisabeth Mandala was a popular senior at Kempner High School in Sugarland, Texas. But she also had a private side that showed a jones for both money and adventure. Unbeknownst to her mother, she was working as a stripper. Then she disappeared late last month... He mom believed she was headed to Mexico to learn how to be a coyote, shuttling [...]

Of all the unexplained phenomena that have taken place, the “bloop” has got to be the creepiest

Of all the unexplained phenomena that have taken place, the “bloop” has got to be the creepiest

For those not familiar with it, in 1997 some sensitive underwater recording equipment picked up a mysterious sound. Scientists studied the sound and determined that it fit the profile of a sound originating from a living creature. However, in order for a creature to have been able to make this sound like this that traveled as far as this sound did [...]

Women are finally allowed to wear pants… in France

Women are finally allowed to wear pants… in France

Plenty of places have weird laws that were passed hundreds of years ago and that are still technically on the books even though no one enforces them- laws about everything from spitting on the street to ‘parking’ your horse. However, I was unaware that Paris has a law stating that women cannot wear pants in public. Obviously, considering the [...]

Amateur model known as “Katya” revealed as Russian honeytrap bait

Amateur model known as “Katya” revealed as Russian honeytrap bait

In Soviet Russia, hot models discredit you! Before anyone asks, her modeling profile, with pics, can be found here. Ekaterina Gerasimova has piercing blue eyes, an innocent girl-next-door face, and likes to do a little amateur modelling. But if her "victims" are to be believed, she is the Kremlin's most effective secret agent and a latter-day [...]

So the guy that videotaped Polish plane crash scene was stabbed to death

Zee Russians claim it was a "coincidence." LOL Author of the video seen by everyone by now has been stabbed near Kijow on 4.15 and transported in critical condition to the hospital in Kijow. On 4.16 three unidentified individuals unplugged him from life support system and stabbed him 3 more times. Andrij was pronounced dead that afternoon. [...]

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