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Evil Woman

Posted by on Mar 14, 2013 | 0 comments

Evil Woman

If you don’t like your job, then quit. Don’t do THIS! A 59-year-old preschool teacher has been arrested on child endangerment charges for allegedly putting an unknown substance into the drinking cups of her young students. Morgan Hill, CA police said Deborah Gratz  had been arrested after Kiddie Academy preschool officials reported that she had put Sominex — an over the counter...

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Blow It Up

Posted by on Feb 18, 2013 | 0 comments

Blow It Up

Woohoo! Lucky to win the lotto! Not lucky to blow up the house. Lucky again, just to be alive. The Wichita Eagle reports that two brothers were partying together to celebrate a $75,000 winning lottery ticket, when they accidentally blew up their Wichita home. Neither of the brother’s names has been reported. From the Wichita Eagle: One of the brothers went to the kitchen to refuel the...

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Montana Zombocolypse

Posted by on Feb 16, 2013 | 0 comments

Montana Zombocolypse

As if the world isn’t already crazy enough, hackers infiltrated the emergency broadcast system of local station KRTV in Great Falls, Montana, a CBS affiliate, and issued a fake zombie alert, the station said on Tuesday. Viewers were warned of a so-called zombie apocalypse and advised not to tangle with the monstrous creatures, the station said. Engineers at the station were investigating...

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Stick It

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 | 1 comment

Stick It

Two armed men attempted to carjack a Corvette last week, Orlando police say, but were unable to figure out how to work the manual transmission. The Corvette’s owner, 51-year-old Randolph Bean, told WKMG-TV he was sitting in the yellow vehicle waiting for his wife to get out of work at the Orlando Regional Medical Center at around 11:20 p.m. He saw two men approaching the car with a gun...

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Ostrich Bit to Death By Human

Posted by on Jan 23, 2013 | 0 comments

Ostrich Bit to Death By Human

You’d think the safest place for animals is usually a zoo. That apparently isn’t the case in China. At a zoo in China’s Guangdong province over the weekend, a man apparently bit and killed a large flightless bird as part of an elaborate suicide attempt. According to the blog The Nanfang, the man, slashed his wrists after police were called. “As he began to lose strength,...

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Splat on a Turtle

Posted by on Jan 4, 2013 | 0 comments

Splat on a Turtle

Clemson University student Nathan Weaver just wanted to put together a project to help figure out the best way to assist turtles in crossing the road. But he also ended up with a peek into the dark souls of some human beings. Weaver put realistic-looking rubber turtles, no bigger than a saucer, in the middle of a lane on a busy road near campus. Then he got out of the way and watched as over the...

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