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TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – MAYBE A LIFE OF CRIME ISN’T FOR YOU

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Photo Credit – Alex E. Proimos from Wikipedia How do you know a life of crime isn’t for you? The 3 Strikes Rule! STRIKE ONE – walking away from a couple with no money you tried to rob at gunpoint on the Denver light rail. STRIKE TWO – failing to rob a 2nd couple minutes later after they point out ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – SELFIE GENERATION TRIFECTA!!

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  Photo Credit – Alex E. Proimos from Wikipedia Ladies & Gentlemen we’ve officially achieved the Selfie Generation Trifecta this week! Monday was the car crash selfie, yesterday was the lose-a-job-before-you’ve-even-got-it-by-texting-a-nude-selfie-to-the-HR-chick selfie and today Americans’ obsessions with guns & themselves takes an unsurprising turn. 19-year-old Deleon Alonso Smith of Houston, TX was taking selfies while playing with his gun he ... Read More »

BEHOLD THE NEW DRUMS – MY NEW “B” KIT

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Photo Credit – me…duh Hey, everyone! Well, I finally pulled the trigger on a new “B” kit for the live shenanigans. I have a red Gretsch Catalina birch kit that was the first kit I acquired when finally getting back INTO drumming around 2001. But it was the “jazz” configuration with only a suspended 14″ tom to act as a ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – SELFIE GENERATION PART 2

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Photo Credit – Photo Credit – Alex E. Proimos from Wikipedia Ladies & Gentlemen the Selfie Generation rears its’ head twice in two days here on the 4:20 FAIL! This time a male prospective job candidate at a company in St. Charles, IL was given a job offer & told to contact the company’s HR director…to whom he proceeded to text ... Read More »

NEIL YOUNG’S BIG ISLAND HOME FOR SALE – $24.5 MILLION

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Photo Credit – All from Hawaii Life Real Estate Neil young is unloading his unbelievable Hawaiian estate on the Big Island. This property is friggin’ ridiculous. Among the stats: – 830 feet of ocean frontage – main mansion plus two guest cottages – 9 bedrooms, 7 & 1/2 bathrooms – 2 greenhouses, a terraced vegetable garden & a pool house ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – SELFIE, SWERVIE, SMASHIE

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Photo Credit – Maine State Police The Selfie Generation Strikes Again! Thankfully no fatalities CUZ THEY WERE LUCKY!! Jordan Tower of Maine who, at 29, is old enough to know better was driving in Maine on Saturday with two females in the front seat with him – which, unless you’re driving a 2013 Chevy Impala(the last manufactured passenger auto with ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – WORST RIDE-ALONG PROGRAM EVER

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Photo Credit – commons.wikimedia.org I am not here to pass moral judgement on you if you choose to ferry prostitutes around town like an X-rated Uber. We all do what we gotta do to make ends meet & sometimes that means getting other peoples’ rear ends to meet. But taking along your 7-year-old son for the ride WILL raise an ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – IN-GREASE-ENT PROPOSAL

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Photo Credit – Kalya Harrity Planning a romantic marriage proposal requires advance planning, creativity, perfect timing and if you’re Matthew Picca from Charlotte, NC, some of that sticky spray wide receivers use on their hands wouldn’t hurt either. Matt, his girlfriend, Kayla & her family were on vacation in Southport, NC and while dining out Saturday night, Matt led kayla ... Read More »

25th ANNIVERSARY OF STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN’S TRAGIC DEPARTURE

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  Photo Credits – ME! When I was just a 20-year-old punk in Vermont trying to become a better drummer & figure out what the hell I was going to do with my life, I was already playing drums in a power trio in my hometown of Brattleboro, Vermont. In 1989/1990 we were full-blown obsessed with the music Stevie Ray ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – 2 MORE FAST-TRACKED TO HELL

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Photo Credit – Alex E. Proimos from Wikipedia Ahhh, l’amour. When love is in the air, it’s tough to resist its’ allure. Although it’s recommended that you at least find 4 walls, a roof & a lockable door. But not 44-year-olds Thomas Robinson & Kia Dabney who opted for the front steps of a church in Newport News, VA just after ... Read More »