Monthly Archive for February, 2012

: February, 2012

Will model’s mutant fingers stop you from buying this dress?

Kudos for Simply Be for hiring online models with disabilities that might make less enlightened fashion retailers balk. Take this woman showing an Anna Scholz Kimono Sleeve Dress, for example. Nice smile, inviting eyes, lovely figure, and, upon closer inspection – hideous multi-pronged rake hand. Fortunately, her deformity was not the result of a tragic […]
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Heart Attack Grill in Vegas lives up to its name

A customer suffered a heart attack while trying to put down a Triple Bypass Burger, according to Fox 5 News in Las Vegas. The man reportedly is recovering from the heart attack. His name was not released.
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“Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter” trailer is here

The mashup novel Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter gave us a different view of our 16th president. Of the film adaptation, Chronicle film critic Amy Biancolli says, “it follows a butt-kicking Abe on his lifelong quest to rid the world of the undead bloodsuckers who killed his mother.” What, you missed that class in high school? Then […]
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Alex Morgan has nothing on but bodypaint in SI

You might not recognize her without her cleats on, but one of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition beauties is none other than U.S. women’s soccer star and former Cal Bear Alex Morgan. Only she’s not wearing a swimsuit. Here’s sneak peek of her photo for the “bodypaint” feature in the issue. Morgan says she was […]
Categories: Sports, Viral

Bridgeport mayor’s son takes on Wall Street excess in rap video

Pete Finch, the son of Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch and pseudo-emcee, has released a new video for the song “Money Mouth.” In it, Finch takes on American excess and the Occupy Wall Street movement in
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PETA uses a picture of pain to sell its message

PETA, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, has a new cringeworthy ad out, featuring a woman in a neck brace and panties bringing groceries to her apartment, suffering from something called BWVAKTBOOM, Yahoo! reports.
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This newlywed is 100 years young

Saying she only felt 50, Dana Jackson turned 100 years old on Monday and got married to boot, the in Bowling Green, Ky., is reporting.
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Will Tebow say ‘Yes’ to airwoman’s invitation to dance?

The world is watching to see if Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow will accept a Louisiana airwoman’s invitation to her 2012 Military Ball, according to Yahoo! Sports.
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Mom embarrasses sticky-fingered daughter with sign

A 13-year-old girl in Memphis girl was made to stand at an intersection with an embarrassing sign after her mother said the girl took her debit card.
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Record company hikes Whitney Houston music price briefly

Within a half-hour of the news of Whitney Houston’s death, Sony Music raised the price of her greatest hits CD by 60 percent, so says the
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