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Stupid people of the week

| February 24, 2024 | 36 Comments
Stupid people of the week

Mississippi cop is arrested for shoplifting in UNIFORM after being ‘caught stealing $140 pair of shoes from a Dick’s Sporting Goods’ A Mississippi cop was caught shoplifting on duty from a Dick’s Sporting Goods while wearing her police uniform. Robin Conner, 33, was arrested on Wednesday after she allegedly shoplifted a pair of $140 shoes […]

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Odds and sods part I

| February 22, 2024 | 23 Comments
Odds and sods part I

Remember we mentioned the government suit against DPE, the folks who are the sole source for a key component of neoprene January 12 and February 2nd? The key to the government case was a letter, purportedly from Michael Morton, an EPA Science Liaison, calling off an investigation – except Morton said he never wrote the […]

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Stupid people of the week

| February 17, 2024 | 91 Comments
Stupid people of the week

NY magazine’s financial advice columnist admits she lost $50K to scammer claiming to be CIA agent A financial advice columnist for New York Magazine admitted she was scammed out of $50,000 by a con man who claimed to be a CIA agent and ordered her to stuff a shoe box full of cash and hand […]

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Friday deserter

| February 16, 2024 | 53 Comments
Friday deserter

Leading off the day, there is an Army SFC  Shantaya Williams whose attorney is raising hell about a drug-lord style raid on his deserter. Recently released body camera footage of the 2022 arrest of an Army reservist in her home on a desertion charge shows police breaking down the door of the woman’s home at […]

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Ahh, the butthurt…

| February 13, 2024 | 104 Comments
Ahh, the butthurt…

Seems VW ran an ad talking about the brand’s history in the US, starting its chronology in 1949. Appropriate, given that the first Beetle (that’s a Type 1 to the cognoscenti) was imported to the US in  – wait for it – 1949. Now, I am not sure if there is anyone even vaguely aware […]

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Stupid people of the week

| February 10, 2024 | 13 Comments
Stupid people of the week

Correction officer charged with murder after allegedly firing more than a dozen rounds in road-rage incident A Connecticut correction officer is facing murder charges after allegedly firing off more than a dozen rounds at a 49-year-old motorist after a heated road-rage dispute on a state highway. William Lucky, 32, an officer at the New Haven […]

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Stupid people of the week

| February 3, 2024 | 17 Comments
Stupid people of the week

Apologies for missing this article last weekend. I got waylaid to help my mom go buy a new car. Which took far, far longer than it should have. She got a nice brand new Explorer ST. She insisted on the sport model. Doesn’t want to look like a grandma. 😀 Former Alexandria police chief pleads […]

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Biden’s Retaliatory Strike Hits Wrong Nation

| February 2, 2024 | 44 Comments
Biden’s Retaliatory Strike Hits Wrong Nation

Retaliatory US strikes hit Syria after Jordan attack: US media The US military has launched air strikes against targets in Syria in the first retaliation for a drone attack that killed three soldiers at a remote US base in Jordan, US media reported Friday. The Pentagon did not immediately comment on the reports. Fox News […]

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