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  • Peru: Security upped at Machu Picchu over influx of streakers

    03/09/2014 8:55:29 AM PDT · by JoeProBono · 32 replies
    upi ^ | March. 8, 2014
    CUSCO, Peru, Security at the Peruvian historical site of Machu Picchu has been increased after a recent string of streakers invading the centuries-old Inca citadel. Late last year, guards arrested two male tourists who were caught streaking at the site. More recently, a video of a couple streaking at Machu Picchu went viral on YouTube, prompting others to follow suit, The Guardian newspaper in London reported Friday. Ricardo Ruiz Caro, Peru's new regional director of culture, announced recently that park guards will increase surveillance to "avoid these unfortunate events that threaten cultural heritage."
  • Student threatened with sex offender status commits suicide

    10/14/2013 8:40:03 AM PDT · by paudio · 37 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 10/13/2013 | Robby Soave
    An Alabama high school student killed himself after he was threatened with severe legal consequences — including registration as a sex offender — because he went streaking at a football game. The student, 15-year-old Christian Adamek, died from wounds he sustained while attempting to hang himself, according to The Daily Mail. Adamek ran naked across the field at a September 27th football game between his school, Sparkman High School, and Grissom High School. The incident was recorded and put on Youtube, and many students remarked that the prank had made Adamek — already a popular student, according to reports —...
  • Boy,15,kills himself after 'facing expulsion & being put on sex offender reg' for streaking...

    10/11/2013 11:54:20 AM PDT · by matt04 · 99 replies
    A popular 15-year-old student has committed suicide after he reportedly faced expulsion and could have been placed on the sex offenders' register simply for streaking at a high school football game. Christian Adamek, from Huntsville, Alabama, hanged himself on October 2, a week after he was arrested for running naked across the Sparkman High football field during a game. The teenager died two days later from his injuries and on Wednesday, friends and family gathered at a memorial service as they struggled to comprehend the beloved student's death. A video of Adamek streaking during a game against a rival team...
  • W.Va. man streaked at NASCAR event, had wild raccoon in his car (You might be a Red Neck if...)

    09/02/2011 4:08:41 AM PDT · by Freeport · 17 replies
    Charleston Gazette ^ | August 31, 2011 | Travis Crum
    CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Tennessee police said they got a shock on Saturday when they discovered a wild raccoon in the car of a Parkersburg man arrested for streaking at a NASCAR event. Joshua Greene, 27, was naked when officers arrested him in a local subdivision in Bristol, Tenn., said Bristol Police Capt. Matt Austin. Multiple witnesses called police after Greene went streaking through Pit Row Market, where concerts were being held for the weekend's races, Austin said. During the investigation, officers were surprised when they saw that Greene was keeping a live raccoon confined in the backseat of his car,...
  • Hurricane Irene We're Going STREAKING!!!

    08/28/2011 8:42:10 AM PDT · by maggief · 8 replies
    TMZ ^ | August 28, 2011
    A live report on The Weather Channel today about Hurricane Irene got a few unexpected guests in the form of a bunch of guys in bathing suits ... one of whom lost his shorts and bared it all on camera.
  • Staten Island man Juan Rodriguez may not get 'reward' for streaking in front of President Obama

    10/13/2010 3:11:12 AM PDT · by malkee · 17 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | Oct. 13 2010 | BILL HUTCHINSON
    The Staten Island knucklehead who streaked in front of President Obama in a wacky $1 million dare may be getting a raw deal. British billionaire Alki David was balking Monday at paying Juan Rodriguez, 24, the cash prize for his commando-in-chief stunt Sunday in Philadelphia. "It's still not confirmed," David, 42, told the Daily News on Monday. "Whether he was in earshot and eyesight of the President is what's being debated right now." He said it was not clear if Obama even noticed Rodriguez dashing through the massive outdoor crowd in his birthday suit with the name of David's website,...
  • Obama has the book thrown at him: Moment a missile narrowly misses the U.S. President's head

    10/10/2010 7:31:51 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 161 replies ^ | Oct. 11, 2010 | Daily Mail Reporter
    <p>This is the astonishing moment a book was apparently hurled at the head of U.S. President Barack Obama during a campaign rally in Philadelphia.</p> <p>The flying missile narrowly missed hitting the President today.</p> <p>It is not clear what the book was, where it came from in the crowd, or why it was thrown at Mr Obama - who did not appear to notice the danger.</p>
  • Man arrested after allegedly running nude through Kingsport grocery store (Bored)

    03/29/2010 10:28:15 AM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 38 replies · 626+ views
    Times News ^ | 03/29/2010 | Rain Smith
    A Church Hill man has been charged with indecent exposure after allegedly running nude through a Kingsport grocery store, wearing only a rubber mask on his face. The man was arrested at a nearby Hardee's, where he reportedly asked employees for clothing before hiding in the bathroom. Police say the suspect admitted to the incident, citing, "he was bored and didn't have anything to do." A report from Kingsport police identifies the man as Daniel R. Lee, 22, of 612 East Main Boulevard, apartment A, Church Hill. He allegedly walked into the IGA grocery store, 3006 North John B. Dennis...
  • U-2 maintainers boast streaking hot record

    03/27/2006 3:49:56 PM PST · by SandRat · 6 replies · 466+ views
    Air Force Links ^ | Tech. Sgt. Andrew Leonhard
    3/27/2006 - SOUTHWEST ASIA (AFPN) -- In the world of sports, there have been some incredible streaks. Cal Ripken Jr. played in 2,632 consecutive major league baseball games. Lance Armstrong was victorious in seven Tour de France races. Football great Johnny Unitas threw at least one touchdown pass in 47 straight games. But none of these streaks compare to the impact that one unit is having on the war on terrorism. The 99th Aircraft Maintenance Unit is working on a streak of more than 155 consecutive launches without a maintenance-related cancel to meet the air tasking order for the U-2...
  • Streaker interrupts bronze medal curling game

    02/24/2006 7:26:04 PM PST · by Do not dub me shapka broham · 14 replies · 456+ views
    The Associated Press ^ | February 24, 2006
    PINEROLO, Italy — Notorious British streaker Mark Roberts has apparently struck again. A man wearing running shoes, a rubber chicken taped over his genitals and a towel on his head came out of the stands during the Olympic bronze medal curling game Friday, earning some laughs from the British and American rinks before he was taken away by security. An Italian press agency indentified him as Patrick Roberts, a 42-year from Liverpool who was also responsible for a streaking incident at Wimbledon, and said he was in police custody. That description would seem to better fit Mark Roberts, a man...
  • Student Apologizes for Streaking Prank

    05/26/2005 9:53:17 AM PDT · by Theodore R. · 26 replies · 836+ views
    Laredo, TX, Morning Times ^ | 05-26-05 | Cortez, Tricia
    Student apologizes for streaking prank By TRICIA CORTEZ LAREDO MORNING TIMES Sporting "We Support the Coop" T-shirts in green and yellow Nixon High School colors, nearly 40 people packed the small 94.9 studio early Wednesday morning for James Cooper Jr.'s mock graduation ceremony. Principal Sylvia Rios did not allow Cooper, 17, to cross the stage with his graduation class Wednesday evening because he streaked in front of students during lunch last week. Just before the 7 p.m. commencement ceremony, school officials also barred Cooper and roughly 25 family members and friends from entering the Laredo Entertainment Center wearing "We Support...
  • High School Streaker Gets Jail Time

    10/15/2004 12:12:26 PM PDT · by moonman · 14 replies · 508+ views
    Fox News
    A student from a Towanda (Bradford County), PA. high school was sentenced 6 months to 2 years in jail for streaking stunt during outside graduation ceremonies. The student had no prior arrest history.
  • Congressman Pete Sessions'(R-TX) Streaking Stunt {from 1974} Exposed

    10/12/2004 8:24:28 PM PDT · by Theodore R. · 113 replies · 3,867+ views
    Drudge Report ^ | 10-12-04 | Not given
    Old school days long gone, but not forgotten: Congressman's streaking stunt exposed DALLAS The gloves have come off in a tight election race between two Texas congressmen -- and every other article of clothing appears to be fair game as well. Democrats are circulating old newspaper clippings of a 1974 college streaking stunt staged by hundreds of students at what was then called Southwest Texas State University. One of the participants was an 18-year-old freshman named Pete Sessions -- who grew up to become a conservative Republican congressman. A Sessions spokesman says the congressman's "old school days are long gone"...
  • Streaker Dissapointed Janet "Stole the Friggin' Show"

    02/02/2004 2:15:26 PM PST · by GulliverSwift · 49 replies · 588+ views
    Sitting in a San Diego bar a year ago and pondering the idea of streaking Super Bowl XXXVIII in Houston, Mark Roberts' emotions drifted to a place they don't often visit. Fear. "They'll kill me down there," said Roberts, a native of Liverpool, England. "That's Texas -- they'll execute me." Yet there was Roberts Sunday night, using a Velcro officiating outfit to sneak his way onto the field at Reliant Stadium, then stripping the clothes off and parading around in a silver G-string. So much for hesitance. "I got it in my head that I had to streak the Super...
  • Chilling crime: Streakers in restaurant watch as their car stolen

    01/16/2004 10:16:45 AM PST · by Just another Joe · 29 replies · 134+ views
    Seattle Times ^ | 01/15/04 | Associated Press
    Chilling crime: Streakers in restaurant watch as their car stolen The Associated Press SPOKANE — Three men streaking through the warmth of a Denny's restaurant were chilled and chagrined when they spotted a thief driving away in their getaway car, their clothing inside. Naked in the 20-degree weather, the three young men huddled behind cars in an adjacent parking lot until police arrived. "I don't think they were hiding. I think they were just concealing themselves," police spokesman Dick Cottam said. The trio, wearing only shoes and hats, entered the restaurant in north Spokane at about 5 a.m. Wednesday. They...
  • Chilling crime: Streakers in restaurant watch as their car stolen

    01/15/2004 12:16:20 PM PST · by SLB · 77 replies · 202+ views
    SF Gate ^ | Jan 15, 04 | AP
    <p>Three men who went streaking through a Denny's restaurant were chilled and chagrined when they spotted a thief drive off in their getaway car, their clothes inside.</p> <p>Naked in the 20-degree weather, the three young men huddled behind cars in a parking lot until police arrived.</p>
  • Caption Time - Glasgow Streaker Invades French Open (No X Rating)

    06/08/2003 10:00:57 PM PDT · by CounterCounterCulture · 28 replies · 4,890+ views
    various | 8 June 2003
    British streaker Mark Roberts jumps over the net of central court, during the final of the French Open at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, June 8, 2003. Juan Carlos Ferrero of Spain defeated Martin Verkerk of the Netherlands to win the title, 6-1 6-3 6-2. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer A streaker and a security officer jump over the net as Spain's Juan Carlos Ferrero faces The Netherlands' Martin Verkerk in their men's final for the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros stadium in Paris Sunday June 8, 2003. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)