Yearly archives: 2012

 

 

Monday 12/31

A Wis­con­sin cou­ple says clucks, not fire trucks, helped them escape a blaze at their home. Den­nis Murawska, said he had been half awake but didn’t know about the fire because the smoke alarms hadn’t gone off.  His pet chicken named Cluck Cluck woke his wife Susan first with loud cluck­ing from its cage in […]

 

Friday 12/28

A 20-year-old Tunisian man swal­lowed more than two dozen raw eggs on a dare from his friends! Doc­tors were called in after the young man felt strong stom­ach pains, but he died before med­ical assis­tance could reach him the report said. An offi­cial cause of death has not yet been deter­mined. Zoo work­ers in Kaliningrad […]

 

Thursday 12/27

A farm­ing com­mu­nity in Shelby County, Ken­tucky is on the look­out for an uniden­ti­fied crea­ture that has been attack­ing – but not eat­ing – local live­stock. Accord­ing to Out­side mag­a­zine, sev­eral steers lost their ears on one farm, and another farmer had to put down five goats due to sev­eral injuries. Offi­cials have enlisted the help of […]

 

 

Monday 12/24

A 46-year-old British man col­lapsed and died of a heart attack after doing the horse-riding dance to the Korean pop hit “Gang­nam style” at his office Christ­mas party. The tragedy unfolded at Eamonn Kil­bride’s office party. Kil­bride, who worked as an IT man­ager, com­plained of chest pains before col­laps­ing. His wife, Julie, who was at […]

 

Friday 12/21

Hu Lin had been argu­ing with her neigh­bor, Wang Sun, for the last six years over a build­ing per­mit. She was appar­ently so upset with him that she decided to name her dog after him – just so she could insult him. “She named her dog Wang and then when­ever she saw me she would […]

 

Meet Bolt!

  Piper & KBEAR 101 have teamed up with the non-profit orga­ni­za­tion HART, Help­ing Ani­mals Res­cue Team, to find for­ever homes for aban­doned, stray and sur­ren­dered ani­mals. Tune into the Rock Show Wednes­day morn­ings at 8:10 to meet the “Tramp of the Week!”  Bolt was found wan­der­ing around as a stray all mat­ted and hun­gry.  Kam­mie with […]

 

Thursday 12/20

A traf­fic deputy in Florida gave folks a real rea­son to cry after being pulled over – by hand­ing them onions instead of paper tick­ets for their infrac­tions. Lou Caputo, an offi­cer in the Florida Keys, often dresses as the Grinch at this time of year, and hands out the stinky onions to dri­vers who’ve been […]