Pensacola, Florida
Friday July 21st 2017

Archives

Posts Tagged ‘Chuck Shepherd’

News of the Weird 6/29/17

News of the Weird 6/29/17

By Chuck Shepherd Playing The Hits Weird News is forever, but this is my last "News of the Weird" column, as I am now exhausted after almost 30 years in the racket. In this final edition, I [...]

News of the Weird 6/22/17

News of the Weird 6/22/17

By Chuck Shepherd Our Litigious Society (1) David Waugaman, 57, fell off a barstool last year and needed surgery, and of course he is suing the tavern at Ziggy's Hotel in Youngwood, Pennsylvania, [...]

News of the Weird 6/15/17

News of the Weird 6/15/17

By Chuck Shepherd Advertisers Are Coming for You The New York Times reported in May that the "sophistication" of Google's and Facebook's ability to identify potential customers of advertisements [...]

News of the Weird 6/8/17

News of the Weird 6/8/17

By Chuck Shepherd The New Power Nap If high-schoolers seem stressed by active lifestyles and competitive pressures, and consequently fail to sleep the recommended nine to 10 hours a day, it must [...]

News of the Weird 6/1/17

News of the Weird 6/1/17

By Chuck Shepherd Smooth Reactions (1) Police in Cleveland are searching for the woman whose patience ran out on April 14 awaiting her young son's slow haircut at Allstate Barber College. She [...]

News of the Weird 5/25/17

News of the Weird 5/25/17

By Chuck Shepherd Rare Fetish! Jordan Haskins, 26, was sentenced to probation and sex counseling in May after pleading guilty to eight charges arising from two auto accidents in Saginaw, Michigan. [...]

News of the Weird 5/11/7

News of the Weird 5/11/7

By Chuck Shepherd Sweet, Sweet Revenge It is legal in China to sell electric "building shakers" whose primary purpose apparently is to wreak aural havoc on apartment-dwellers' unreasonably [...]

News of the Weird 5/4/17

News of the Weird 5/4/17

By Chuck Shepherd Entrepreneurial Spirit A San Francisco startup recently introduced a countertop gadget to squeeze fruit and vegetables for you so that your hands don't get sore. However, the [...]

News of the Weird 4/27/17

News of the Weird 4/27/17

By Chuck Shepherd Mother of Invention Robotic models of living organisms are useful to scientists, who can study the effects of stimuli without risk to actual people. Northwestern University [...]

News of the Weird 4/20/17

News of the Weird 4/20/17

By Chuck Shepherd Training Day A June 2016 police raid on David Jessen's Fresno County (California) farmhouse caused a $150,000 mess when sheriff's deputies and Clovis Police Department officers [...]

News of the Weird 4/13/17

News of the Weird 4/13/17

By Chuck Shepherd Government in Action (1) Toronto, Ontario, Superior Court Justice Alex Pazaratz finally ridded his docket of the maddening, freeloading couple that had quibbled incessantly about [...]

News of the Weird 4/6/17

News of the Weird 4/6/17

By Chuck Shepherd World's Coolest City Recently, in Dubai (the largest city in the United Arab Emirates), Dubai Civil Defense started using water jetpacks that lift firefighters off the ground to [...]

 Page 1 of 24  1  2  3  4  5 » ...  Last »