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Small Missouri Town Re-Elects Mayor Who Happens To Be Dead

Voters in the small town of Winfield, Missouri have re-elected their popular mayor to a fourth term, several weeks after he died of a heart attack. Harry Stonebraker died in March at the age of 69, this after ballot papers had been printed and absentee voting in the town of Winfield had begun.

Man Calls 911 After Burger King Runs Out of Lemonade

We see mis-uses of the phone number 911, which is supposed to be used for “emergencies only,” all the time. Every once in awhile, a mis-use of 911 is so bizarre, so outrageous, one has to wonder if the person is even from this plant. Such was the case when a man called 911 because Burger King had run out of lemonade.

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Woman Files Lawsuit Against Miley Cyrus for Offensive Gesture

TMZ is reporting that Lucie J. Kim, a woman from Los Angeles, has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of all Asian Pacific Islanders living in Los Angeles County. She’s seeking a payout: $4 billion for what she refers to as an “obscene gesture” by Cyrus that many Asians found offensive.

Drunk Man Drives Boom Lift at 3 A.M. on Craigslist Dare

When Police spotted a man driving a piece of construction lift equipment down a street at 3 a.m. on Thursday, they knew something wasn’t right. Police pulled the vehicle over and discovered a man, who apparently had been drinking, with an unopened six-pack of beer and a bag of beef jerky.

Warning: Zombies in Austin Texas

Two city construction road signs near the University of Texas warned the residents of Austin on Monday that a zombie attack was imminent. Is this for real of did someone get creative when “hacking” into the city’s computer system that communicates with the signs?

PETA Wants To Rename Fish “Sea Kittens”

PETA (People for Ethical Treatment of Animals) wants to rename fish in a new campaign designed to restrict fishing. “Sea Kittens” is what they want to call them in their “Save the Sea Kittens” campaign because “nobody would hurt a sea kitten” as they say on their web site.

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Child Named ‘Adolf Hitler’ Denied Birthday Cake at Grocery Store

When the father of 3-year-old Adolf Hitler Campbell requested that his son’s name ‘Adolf Hitler’ be inscribed on his birthday cake, a New Jersey grocery store refused on the grounds that they considered it inappropriate.

Heath Campbell and his wife, Deborah, are upset not only with the decision made by the nearby ShopRite, but also with an outpouring of angry Internet postings in response to a local newspaper article about the cake.

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Man Submits ‘Spider’ Drawing as Form of Payment

David Thorne didn’t have the money to pay an overdue account. So what did he do? What any other budding young genius would do, he submitted a picture of a spider he drew instead. Unfortunately, Jane Gilles, the customer service rep he was dealing with, wouldn’t accept it.

Japanese Man Seeks To Marry Comic Book Character

A Japanese man has enlisted the signatures of hundreds of people in a campaign to allow marriages between humans and cartoon characters, saying he feels more at ease in the “two-dimensional world.” Taichi Takashita launched an online petition aiming for one million signatures to present to the government to establish a law on marriages with cartoon characters.