Downtown Ronnie Califano waited 30 hours on a Brooklyn gasoline line — and got no gas.
The marathon started last Friday when Califano’s daughter told him a Gulf attendant on Bath Ave. and Bay Parkway said a gas truck was coming at 8 p.m. Saturday.
“I figure I got the inside scoop so I got on line at 2 p.m. Saturday,” Califano said. “Figured I could make some calls for my doo-wop [...]
The United States of America Corporation, a subsidiary of the bloodline family owned Federal Reserve Board, has resorted to stealing private funds, and blaming it on “Iranian cyber-attacks,” in order to stave off bankruptcy, according to CIA and other sources. This desperate stalling maneuver comes as the members of the old pentagram of power, David Rockefeller, George Bush Senior, Queen Elizabeth, Evelyn de Rothschild and the Pope all argue amongst [...]
Representative Kerry Gauthier was found engaging in oral sex on July 22
Police investigated whether or not there was wrongdoing in Duluth rest stop encounter with 17-year-old
Charges were dropped, but political pressure for Representative to resign is mounting
After police revealed that a Minnesota lawmaker had a sexual encounter with a 17-year-old boy, both Republicans and Democrats have banded together to ask Representative Kerry Gauthier not to seek re-election.
Representative Gauthier had been hospitalized [...]
Plunges to the ground just minutes from the end of 2,297 ft long crossing over ravine
Miraculously walks away virtually unscathed as trees and bushes break fall
Tightrope walking without a safety net would be scary enough for most people.
But one Chinese acrobat took his extreme hobby one step further – by tip-toeing walking backwards AND blindfolded 656ft over a raging ravine.
Unfortunately, the stunt didn’t quite go to plan and the daredevil, named [...]
Remains of Rory Wagner, 53, found in bushes near his abandoned car
Animal prints and scratch marks discovered on vehicle, police say
A bear ate the corpse of a convicted murderer in a wooded area of Canada, according to authorities.
The mauled body of Rory Wagner, 53, was found in a rural area in southern British Columbia, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said.
Police believe Wagner was already dead in a 1986 Volkswagen Jetta [...]
by REBECCA LOPEZ
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Posted on January 24, 2012 at 5:36 PM
Updated today at 9:45 AM
DALLAS – The Secret Service took a man into custody Tuesday afternoon who had a gun in his vehicle next to the home of former President George W. Bush. He said he was attempting to deliver a “spiritual message” to the former president.
Dallas police sources told News 8 that police were called to [...]
I am already raising ground nuts (peanuts) but thought tree nuts might be a good addition to our yard. There is an area on the side of the house where we needed a screening hedge . I just purchased four hazelnut bush saplings – also known as filberts. They come in tree size, but who has room for that?
What I like about the filbert/hazelnut bushes is that they (1) will only grow 10-ft high, [...]
(Reuters) – “Why didn’t you come earlier?,” survivors screamed when Norwegian police arrived after an hour in which Anders Behring Breivik had wandered the wooded island of Utoeya shooting dead 68 people, most of them teenagers.
In a nation united by grief over the worst massacre in its modern history, few except the survivors quoted by media have criticized authorities for not preventing the attacks [...]
Oak Park, Michigan:
Their front yard was torn up after replacing a sewer line, so instead of replacing the dirt with grass, one Oak Park woman put in a vegetable garden and now the city is seeing green.
The list goes on: fresh basil, cabbage, carrots, tomatoes, cumbers and more all filling five large planter boxes that fill the Bass family’s front yard.
Julie Bass says, “We thought we’re [...]
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Police have shut down several roads around the Pentagon after a man was found overnight in Arlington National Cemetery and a suspicious vehicle was discovered along Washington Boulevard.
The incident started when U.S. Park Police found a man in Arlington National Cemetery overnight when the cemetery was closed. Officials said the man was not very cooperative when answering their [...]
The US Department of Justice is deploying all of its legal muscle to avoid paying the price after an FBI agent destroyed an exotic car during a joy ride. After nearly two years of trying to recover the money owed by the government, Motors Insurance Company filed a lawsuit against the government seeking the full $750,000 value of the wrecked 1995 Ferrari F50.
The vehicle originally had been stolen in 2003 [...]
Sure, I know the images are compelling. Long lines of young people snaking
around a new housing development complex someplace in suburban GTA, Vancouver
or Calgary. Camping out all night. Living off Timâ€™s. Peeing in the bushes.
Desperate to get inside and buy a new house in 14 minutes. Then staggering into
the sun in a post-coital HGTV kinda haze, sales agreement in one hand, mortgage
doc in the [...]
by Boca Joe
In 1981, the country had just elected Reagan to cure the “all-time-high, Trillion-Dollar debt.” But compared with the size of the American economy, the debt was at its lowest point in fifty years (see graph). Reagan was duped by the “supply siders” and his “greatest disappointment” was adding $1.6 trillion to the debt.
US National Debt Graph: What They Never Tell You
The green line shows what would have happened [...]