Tags archives: store

 

Monday 12/3

Talk about a hair of the dog that bit you: A New Zealand man went into surgery after lit­er­ally drink­ing him­self blind this sum­mer!  Denis Duthie, 65, was cel­e­brat­ing his par­ents’ 50th wed­ding anniver­sary by drink­ing vodka—when he sud­denly found he had “gone com­pletely blind,” he says. “I thought it had got dark and I’d […]

 

Wednesday 11/28

Mass­a­chu­setts store owner Saa­dat Khan was con­fronted by a gun-wielding crook he pre­tended to co-operate, mov­ing behind the counter and toward the cash reg­is­ter. But instead of open­ing the reg­is­ter to get the dough the man demanded, he grabbed a cup of spicy red pep­per pow­der that he keeps on hand to kick his meals […]

 

Tuesday 11/27

Freak News 11272012 An Irish busi­ness­man said he is offer­ing Pope John Paul II’s Pope­mo­bile up for rent to partiers for $324 per hour.Paddy Dun­ning said the Pope­mo­bile, a yel­low Ford Tran­sit van spe­cially adapted for the pope’s 1979 visit to Ire­land, came with the Dublin Wax Museum when he pur­chased it a few years […]

 

Monday 11/19

An Ontario police offi­cer found him­self adding Dr. to his resume when he pulled over a woman for speed­ing out­side a gro­cery store. Obvi­ously, she was on her way to the hos­pi­tal and with his help, the lady ended up giv­ing birth to a baby boy right there on the side of the road! Both […]

 

Thursday 11/01

An employee at an Illi­nois Sub­way restau­rant stopped a rob­bery by throw­ing a pot of soup at an armed rob­ber wear­ing a ghost mask, police said. The attempted rob­bery hap­pened at 6:45 p.m. Fri­day when an employee was leav­ing the restau­rant and was forced back inside by the masked ban­dit, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. “He […]

 

Tuesday 10/23

A Penn­syl­va­nia man whose motor home was dam­aged by a rock-throwing van­dal told police he believes Big­foot is behind the crime.Pennsylvania State Police released a com­plaint say­ing John Reed, 39, of Lykens, also a mem­ber of the Lykens Val­ley Sasquatch Hunters, told troop­ers he caught a glimpse of the late-night van­dal and believes the perpetrator […]

 

Friday 10/19

When police in Eng­land responded to reports of a man walk­ing around with a sword, they stum­bled upon Colin Farmer, 61, who is blind … and was car­ry­ing his white stick. Police, mis­tak­ing the stick for a samu­rai sword, set upon Farmer and even­tu­ally Tased him, the man says. “I didn’t even know the police […]

 

Friday 10/05

Penn­syl­va­nia cops say 51-year-old Laura Pas­tor demanded money from a store reg­is­ter and whipped out a gun…er…her fin­ger under her shirt. She pointed it at the clerk and said, “This is a stick up. Give me all the money.” The clerk, unsure whether or not the fin­ger was loaded, handed over $148 in cash.  Pas­tor also […]