Posts Tagged ‘weird news’

It’s National Donut Day!

June 1, 2012 |  by  |  Breaking News, Lifestyle  |  2 Comments
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It’s National Donut Day! Just in time for summer, right? You thought you had finally gotten rid of that spare tire and were ready for the beach and bikini when BAM! – it’s NATIONAL DONUT DAY!

What does this mean, exactly? Is it an official, government sanctioned holiday? Are banks closed? What if you don’t like donuts?

Find out all this and more about National Donut Day… after the jump!

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Heart Attack Grill claims another diner

April 24, 2012 |  by  |  Breaking News, Lifestyle  |  7 Comments
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They say you are what you eat, and this old adage is none truer than at The Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas, where woman in her 40s collapsed while eating a double bypass burger. She was also smoking cigarettes and drinking a margarita.

Keep reading for more on the Heart Attack Grill… after the jump!

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Man has heart attack at Heart Attack Grill

February 16, 2012 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment  |  No Comments
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In the most “no duh” story of the day – a man had a a heart attack while pigging out at the The Heart Attack Grill in downtown Las Vegas.

The greasy diner certainly lived up to its name – the victim was eating a “triple bypass burger” before the attack.

Keep reading for more on the heart attack at The Heart Attack Grill… after the jump.

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TLC Orders Nerd Dating Reality Show

December 8, 2011 |  by  |  Entertainment  |  1 Comment
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TLC has always been the go-to channel for interesting reality shows–where else can you sit through marathons of couples with too many children, women recruiting their children to go dumpster diving for coupons, or people with strange addictions (apparently, laundry detergent is quite appetizing)?

On December 18th, TLC is premiering a new show that peeks into the niche world of sci-fi speed dating, complete with costumes, Chewbacca and all things Comic-Con.

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Daryl Hannah Arrested at White House!

August 30, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment, Lifestyle  |  No Comments
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Daryl Hannah is making a real Splash online today. The iconic actress was detained by officers at the White House on Tuesday after ignoring repeated requests to move from the sidewalk in front of the president’s residence.

She refused. Hannah was taken away in cuffs!

Keep reading for more on Daryl Hannah’s arrest… after the jump!
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Wealthy duchess gives fortune away to marry her true love

August 9, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment, Lifestyle  |  1 Comment
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Oh, rich people.

I can’t tell if this story is sad or sweet.

One of the wealthiest women in all of Spain, 85 year-old Maria del Rosario Cayetana Alfonsa Victoria Eugenia Francisca Fitz-James Stuart y de Silva -  yes, that’s one name – age 85, is planning on giving away her fortune to marry the man that she loves.

The amount of said fortune that she’s giving away? Somewhere between $850 million and $5 billion.

Keep reading for on The Duchess of Alba… after the jump!

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‘Hackgate’ Scandel: Rupert Murdoch hit with a pie by protester

July 19, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment, Lifestyle  |  No Comments
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Apparently clowns are angry at Rupert Murdoch and the “Hackgate” scandal that is rocking the media world to its core.

Or maybe not. It was actually a protester that splattered the billionaire media mogul and owner of Fox News with white foam in a foil pie dish on Tuesday, thus interrupting a heated hearing in which Murdoch claimed he had no part in the phone hacking scheme that could prove to be the end of his career.

Keep reading for more on “Hackgate”… after the jump!
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Giant Baby Born in Texas

July 12, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Lifestyle  |  16 Comments
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They say everything is bigger in Texas, including newborns. It was just announced that a Texas woman gave birth to one heck of a big baby – as in weight, that is. JaMichael Brown was born last Friday via cesarean section and tipped the scales at a whopping 16-pounds, 1-ounces and 2-feet-long.

Keep reading for on this enormous bundle of joy… after the jump!

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It’s Free Slurpee Day at 7-Eleven!

July 11, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Lifestyle  |  No Comments
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FREE SLURPEE DAY is has arrived! Just in the nick of time, right? It’s hot out there!

So why today of all days would 7-Eleven choose to be doling out such sweet, sugary goodness? And do you have to do anything other than merely show up and ask for one?

Find out… after the jump!
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Missy Elliott opens up about Graves Disease

June 23, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment, Lifestyle  |  1 Comment
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If you’ve been wondering what Missy Elliott has been up to for the past three years, it’s not what you think.

The rapper came forward Thursday and revealed that she has been battling Graves’ disease. She opened up about this crippling struggle in the new issue of People magazine.

Keep reading for more on Missy Elliott… after the jump.
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