Category: Random Thoughts

 

 

Tuesday 1/25

A Russ­ian judge has been fired after he caught 40 winks in court and then sen­tenced an out­raged defen­dant to five years in prison.Judge Yevgeny Makhno was forced to resign Fri­day for obvi­ously falling asleep sev­eral times while try­ing a busi­ness­man on charges of fraud. Makhno claimed that he was not sleep­ing, but lis­ten­ing with […]

 

Monday 2/4

Police in Pitts­burgh say a 7-year-old girl stole her mother’s car yes­ter­day morn­ing.  The girl’s mother called emer­gency dis­patch­ers after her daugh­ter dis­ap­peared along with her car.  KDKA-TV, Pitts­burgh, said the girl planned to drive fur­ther to visit her father, but came to a stop about half a mile away from her home after hitting […]

 

Thursday 1/31

There are wacky GPS mis­takes and then there are tragic ones. WSBTV reports that Rodrigo Abad Diaz, was dri­ving three pas­sen­gers to a friend’s house, where they were to pick up a girl before going ice skat­ing. Friends say the GPS sent Diaz to the home of Phillip Walker Sailors. As they waited in the […]

 

Wednesday 1/30

A Cana­dian man who’d just arrived in Bar­rie, Ontario, after a 12-hour bus ride from Mon­treal whipped out his cell phone after dis­em­bark­ing and called 911 to report a miss­ing per­son – the woman who stood him up after meet­ing him online and sug­gest­ing they hook up! The man said that he’d been chat­ting with the gal […]

 

Friday 1/25

Cops in Lorain, Ohio, responded to a domes­tic vio­lence report that Joel Perez had threat­ened to kill his brother and arrived at the scene to find the two men stand­ing amid a cloud of dust – which turned out to be the remains of a per­son who has yet to be iden­ti­fied. Perez strug­gled with officers, […]

 

Monday 1/21

Police received a num­ber of com­plaints of a man man run­ning through the park­ing lot of the Lucky super­mar­ket around 4:25 a.m. Wit­nesses described the man “not wear­ing pants or pos­si­bly just under­pants and wear­ing a ‘Scooby-Doo’ or bear-type head mask,” police said. When offi­cers Miguel Sanchez and Mike Gil­foy arrived at the scene they […]

 

Thursday 1/17

Police say a man is accused of steal­ing $30,000 worth of auto­matic flush vales from uri­nals and toi­lets since Sep­tem­ber in Mil­wau­kee. Offi­cials sus­pect that he’s reselling the parts some­how, but they have yet to con­firm this. One regional man­ager of the local Arby’s has even ordered locks placed on their uri­nals. Two adult brothers  […]

 

Wednesday 1/16

A clean­ing lady in Swe­den man­aged to board and start an unoc­cu­pied train at a sta­tion, and after reach­ing the last stop on the line, the train went off the tracks and into a house smack dab in the mid­dle of the kitchen!  Though it caused exten­sive dam­age to the home, no one inside was […]