It’s not Candid Camera; man stuck in ATM machine

It’s not Candid Camera; man stuck in ATM machine

It sounds like a great trick to pull on the old Candid Camera–put somebody inside an ATM room and see how long it takes for someone on the outside to believe the person needs help. Well, it actually happened in Corpus Christi, Texas. A contractor got stuck in the Bank of America ATM room without […]

Great moments in police-union arguments

Great moments in police-union arguments

Court: smashing store surveillance cameras did not give Orange County, Calif. cops a “reasonable expectation of privacy” allowing them to exclude filmed evidence of their misconduct in the store afterward. [Lowering the Bar, earlier] –From Overlawyered

VISA bribes restaurant owners with $10,000 to go cashless

VISA bribes restaurant owners with $10,000 to go cashless

This week Visa (NYSE:V) announced it is launching a major effort to encourage businesses to go cashless. Aiming to create a culture where cash is no longer king, the program will give merchants increased ability to accept all forms of global digital payments. Visa will be encouraging and helping merchants go cashless by using innovation […]

“World’s most dangerous door”

“World’s most dangerous door”

World’s most dangerous door discovered at Vauxhall tube. via @paddyoclery pic.twitter.com/RrR1SFiapE — Andrew Bloch (@AndrewBloch) June 21, 2017 Spotted at Vauxhall station on the London underground. [Andrew Bloch on Twitter, where there are some funny comments as well]   –From Overlawyered    

This just in…

This just in…

This just in…. Puerto Rico announces the selling off of some of its lands, in order to stave off insolvency. In unrelated news, the Trump organization announces the new Mar A Lago Puerto Rico, located in the entire former capitol city, San Juan, including the all new Capitol Jumping Castle, in the former presidential palace. This has been irreconcilable news….    

A couple was caught in an airplane bathroom at the same time, and it doesn’t get much more awkward than them leaving it

A couple was caught in an airplane bathroom at the same time, and it doesn’t get much more awkward than them leaving it

What possible reason could these two adults have had for fitting into an airplane bathroom at the same time, and what possible reason would they have for trying to leave it separately? And, what possible reason could this man have had for making this face? Watch the video YouTube/LuchtzakBelgium What about these faces? YouTube/LuchtzakBelgium How […]

States with the worst and best finances

States with the worst and best finances

Washington Examiner – New Jersey and Illinois unsurprisingly are the two states with the worst finances, according to a new ranking published by the Mercatus Center, a libertarian think tank at George Mason University. Those two blue states led by Republican governors, which have been wracked by fiscal crises in recent days, were joined at the […]

How Spam became one of the most iconic American brands of all time

How Spam became one of the most iconic American brands of all time

By Ayalla A. Ruvio, Assistant Professor of Marketing, Michigan State University. Eight billion cans sold and counting… abimages/Shutterstock.com While you might think of Spam as a basic canned meat, it’s actually one of the greatest business success stories of all time: Since Hormel Foods Corporation launched the affordable, canned pork product in 1937, it’s sold […]

How to become a climate skeptic in five minutes (video)

How to become a climate skeptic in five minutes (video)

How do you become a climate skeptic in five minutes? It’s simple, really. All  you have to do is spend five minutes listening to the nonsensical claims climate alarmists have made over the years and see how none of them have come true. Or, spend a few minutes watching the videos created by Tony Heller, […]

Colombian airline unveils flight without seats

Colombian airline unveils flight without seats

The Independent reports that budget airline VivaColombia is considering plans to remove all seats from its planes and make passengers stand. They hope the move will drive down fares by allowing them to squeeze more passengers into each flight,opening up air travel to working class Colombians and budget holidaymakers. VivaColombia’s founder and CEO William Shaw told the Miami Herald the airline […]

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