Entries by Wes Yahola

The very strange suspects arrested across America

By Iain Burns – Daily Mail A new collection of some of America’s most memorable mugshots has been compiled. Among the snaps are some very poorly maintained teeth, questionable hairstyles and ill-advised poses. One man who features, Alan Dale Lee, was held on drugs charges – and subsequently nicknamed ‘Dracula’ by cops in Florida because of […]

Still More Dumbasses!

Britain’s Daily Mail newspaper has published a mug shot round up from America. The criminals shown were accused of various different crimes, but there was one common theme in that they didn’t portray Americans in the most positive light. The British paper offered snide comments about the inmates’ appearance and choice of hairstyles. However, the […]

Winning Jewelry Looks like Something Other Than Intended

London jeweler Theo Fennell has what it calls a Gilded Youth program, which recognizes the work of jewelry design students. This year’s winning entry was designed by Lukas Grewenig. His pendant was supposed to represent how a goldsmith assesses a gem by placing it between their index and middle finger. However, those not in the […]

Man arrested for posing as Texas high school athlete

  DALLAS (AP) — Police say a 25-year-old man duped two Dallas high schools for nine months by posing as a 17-year-old student and Hurricane Harvey evacuee in order to play basketball. Court records show Sidney Bouvier Gilstrap-Portley faces a charge of tampering with government records. He was arrested Friday. Dallas school district officials say […]

B.C. woman squats, poops then hurls feces at Tim Hortons employee

A woman at a Langley, B.C. Tim Hortons hurled feces at employees this past Monday. (LiveLeak) It was literally a crappy day for one British Columbia woman. A viral video circulating the Internet appears to be surveillance footage from a Tim Hortons in Langley, B.C. The video — reportedly shot this past Monday —  shows […]

Couple get Away with Using Counterfeit Money with Chinese writing

wtvr.com ASHLAND, Va. — Police have asked for help finding two people suspected of passing counterfeit money in Ashland. “The individuals depicted in the photographs entered the Captain D’s restaurant in the 200 block of South Washington Highway, purchased a meal and paid with a $100 bill later determined to be counterfeit. The couple may […]

Pa. man on oxygen dies of facial burns after lighting cigarette

  By John Luciew The expression “smoke ’em if you got ’em” was never meant to apply to people on combustion-causing oxygen. Yet a 56-year-old Pa. man using a nasal cannula oxygen delivery device died of burns over the weekend after he tried to light a cigarette with the oxygen running. As the Times Leader […]

Bumper Songs for Thursday, May 17th

Today’s 5:45 Theme Songs: The Beatles – I’m a Loser; Merle Haggard: I’m a Good Loser; UFO: I’m a Loser; Beck: Loser; Bob Seger: Beautiful Loser; The Police: Can’t Stand Losing You; Sting: If I Ever Lose My Faith in You; Andy Williams: Can’t Get Used to Losing You; The Beatles: You’re Going to Lose […]

This Working Pinball Machine Is Made Entirely of LEGO Bricks

BY Michele Debczak – Mental Floss LEGO sets are fun when you’re piecing them together, and significantly less fun when they’re fully assembled and gathering dust in your closet. That’s not the case with the latest masterwork from builder Bre Burns. Her functioning LEGO pinball machine provides hours of entertainment even after the last brick […]