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  • Patrons eat at taco stand, as body lies

    08/13/2010 6:53:44 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 73 replies
    Patrons eat at a taco stand, as the body of a man lies on the pavement, in Ciudad Obregon August 10, 2010. According to local media, the man died after suffering a fatal heart attack. Picture taken August 10, 2010. REUTERS/Francisco Gonzalez Bolon/Expreso

    12/22/2006 9:40:22 AM PST · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 19 replies · 692+ views
    Columbus Ledger-Enquirer ^ | 21 December 2006
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - An employee working the drive-through window at a McDonald's will have a tale to tell. When the worker went to the open window thinking the car pulling up had already ordered, the people in the car threw a dead cat through the window, police said. Cedar Rapids Animal Control officer Matt McAtee said the black domestic shorthair appeared to have been dead for a while. "It looked like somebody had picked it up off the road," McAtee said. Police were called to the restaurant about 8:45 p.m. Tuesday. The people in the car drove off. A...
  • Patrons foil hotel robbery

    05/18/2006 4:51:16 PM PDT · by Aussie Dasher · 9 replies · 267+ views
    Herald Sun ^ | 19 May 2006
    PATRONS at a bar in Sydney have foiled masked robbers by throwing stools at them. Three men wearing hooded jackets and with their faces disguised, entered the hotel in Abercrombie Street, Chippendale, just after 9pm (AEST) yesterday, police said. One of them was armed with a large knife and threatened a female worker, demanding cash while his companions guarded the bar. But a patron confronted the man and a struggle ensued, during which other drinkers began throwing bar stools at the men. All three offenders fled empty-handed and were last seen running down Eveleigh Street. A crime scene was established...
  • Wearing o' the Green

    04/04/2003 9:07:14 AM PST · by WaveThatFlag · 5 replies · 315+ views
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | Friday, April 4, 2003
    <p>When the leader of an American institution looks out his window and sees Martha Burk of the National Council of Women's Organizations, the New York Times and the Rev. Jesse Jackson all blowing their horns, like Jericho the walls soon come tumbling down. At least in most cases.</p>