A University of Florida professor was arrested Friday on charges of video voyeurism for allegedly using a video pen to secretly make recordings of female students. While he did admit to some of the footage found, the initial excuse he provided for two “upskirt” clips uncovered is patently absurd.
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Fred Davis of Memphis, Tennessee is a successful businessman and civil rights activist who marched alongside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He’s made national headlines lately for a billboard that shows a young African-American getting a degree on one side with another African-American male on the other side wearing saggy pants. It reads, “Show Your Mind. Not Your Behind.” Find out why Fred said he did it and his advice on following the crowd.
Check out this Australian mom’s vengeful eBay listing of her teen daughter’s One Direction tickets that includes calling her daughter and her friends “trollops” for lying about sleepovers so they could be with older boys as well as such brutal declarations as: “I find it HIGHLY amusing that you girls think you invented this stuff. Tricks like this on OUR parents is how HALF of you were conceived …..And why a lot of your friends DONT have an address to send that Fathers day card to!!!” (And did I mention the current bid on the four tickets is now over $22,000?)
After a young professional Minneapolis woman was victimized by a hit-and-run catcaller who thought it important to vocalize his thoughts about where her legs come together before peeling off in his SUV, she decided to share her thoughts on the incident and the all-too-common phenomenon in a lengthy and masterfully written Craigslist “missed connections” essay titled “The blonde you shouted at – w4m – 27 (American Blvd/34th Ave).” Literature ensued.
20-year-old Antwion Courtez Martin of Oklahoma City is facing first-degree murder charges after police say he shot and killed Edmond James Tyree, 48, after Tyree left the single-word comment “damm” on a photo of Martin’s girlfriend on Facebook. “This is a perfect example of some of the ridiculous reasons people kill for,” Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater said. Keep reading for all the crazy details, including how police made the connection.
It was quite the odd delivery at the Bogota airport in Colombia recently when a seemingly pregnant Toronto woman was induced by airport security and gave birth to a 4-pound, 6-ounce bouncing bundle of cocaine! No, she didn’t actually birth the drugs, 28-year-old Tabitha Leah Ritchie was hiding them inside a fake baby bump made of latex while trying to board an Air Canada flight when an inspector noticed that her belly was unusually cold and hard. Keep reading for a video report and photos of Tabitha’s bump full of “bumps.”
So what do you do when your band just finished a concert at Centennial Olympic Park and you’re looking to wind down after the gig? If you’re Mumford & Sons you head to the renowned Clermont Lounge strip club for some karaoke and apparent rabble rousing! Keep reading for an exclusive eyewitness account of what went down and find out why getting booted from the Clermont after a karaoke scuffle is nothing the boys from Mumford & Sons should be embarrassed about.
When 11-year-old Jamie headed to her Jr. High dance her mom, Frances Hena, explicitly forbid her to do any twerking. When she found out later from a friend that her daughter went ahead and did her Miley Cyrus impersonation anyways, she decided to punish her via another controversial trend, public shaming. Find out what the sign read that she had her daughter hold up at a busy intersection as well as her explanation for her parenting discipline decision.
When a Milton, West Virginia house caught on fire over the weekend one lucky feline got rescued by Batman and Captain America! Get the rest of the story on how two grown men in costume managed to be in the right place at the right time to save this cat’s life.
How does someone accidentally steal a cat? Find out how one guy in California became an unintentional cat-napper.