Friday 3/16

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My lucky stars! – Rune Thomassen said he and his family went to their cabin Sunday nearOslo,Norway and immediately saw a hole in the roof.  The family went inside and discovered the culprit was a meteorite that had crashed through the roof at some point during the winter. Knut Jorgen Roed Odegaard, an astrophysicist at theUniversity ofOslo, said only 14 meteorites have been found inNorway since 1848.

 On a scale of one to 10 – you have to give a very dedicated designated driver in Nebraska an 11 — because that’s her age.  Cops pulled over a pickup truck that kept swerving and hitting the curb because they assumed they’d find a drunk behind the wheel. They were wrong — they found three drunks sprawled out in the passenger seats, but a totally sober fifth grader gamely trying to drive her mom and mom’s pals home.

 The Mother of all crimes – A store clerk in Pennsylvaniaturned in a wanna-be crook for using a stolen credit card — which he swiped from her own mother! The clerk, whose name was not released, not only recognized her mom’s name on the card, she remembered thief Joshua Devonshire from her high school graduating class — making him even easier to track down.Devonshire was found sleeping in a car nearby. He admitted to the crimes and was sent to Lancaster County Prison.

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