Pete Cummings

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – LIONS AROUND? WINDOWS UP.

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Johannesburg – A woman was attacked and killed by a lioness at the Lion Park, near Lanseria, on Monday afternoon. “We had a gentleman and a lady driving with the windows wide open. The lion came through the passenger side window and attacked her,” assistant operations manager Scott Simpson said. “The man sustained slight injuries trying to fight her off.” ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – IT’S BURNING, MAN!!

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The Israeli Antiquities Authority says revelers at a Burning Man festival famous for its’ pyrotechnic spectacles have accidentally torched some remnants of prehistoric man.  Archaeologist Yoram Haimi says organizers of Midburn, an Israeli affiliate of the Nevada carnival , burned a wooden temple on Saturday on a hilltop scattered with flint tools from the Paleolithic, Neolithic and Chalcolithic periods. The ... Read More »

U2’s TOUR MANAGER DIES IN L.A. AHEAD OF THEIR SHOWS THERE

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U2’s tour manager, Dennis Sheehan, died early this morning in Los Angeles. He was 68 years old. The band’s tour manager for more than 30 years was found in his room at the Sunset Marquis Hotel in West Hollywood, where he was pronounced dead. He was with the band in Los Angeles for a set of U2 shows. The Los ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – CRAIGSLIST IS NOT A RELIABLE DRUG DISTRIBUTION NETWORK – WORD UP

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Mesa police arrested a man on suspicion of selling marijuana and cannabis wax on Craigslist after an officer made a deal over the Internet to buy the drugs, according to court documents. Jeremy James Wallace, 30, was arrested on suspicion of possession of narcotics for sale, possession of marijuana for sale, possession of narcotics and driving on a revoked license, ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – PAY THE TOLL, DON’T HIT THE POLE

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New Hampshire State Police cited a Massachusetts man who they said crashed into the concrete barrier at the Bedford toll plaza on Monday. Lorenzo Rogala-Noland, 35, of Middleton, said he reached down on the passenger side of the car for the toll money and then crashed into the toll plaza. No one was injured. Rogala-Noland was cited at the scene ... Read More »

B.B. KING POISONED????!!!!!! 2 DAUGHTERS BELIEVE SO

SAN RAFAEL, CA - FEBRUARY 26: B.B. King performs at Marin Center on February 26, 2014 in San Rafael, California. (Photo by Steve Jennings/WireImage)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two B.B. King heirs who’ve been most outspoken about the blues legend’s final days are accusing King’s two closest aides of poisoning him. Daughters Karen Williams and Patty King allege in documents provided by their lawyer to The Associated Press that King’s business manager, LaVerne Toney, and his personal assistant, Myron Johnson, killed their father. Clark ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – WRONG OUTFIT FOR CRIME

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A shoplifter nearly committed the perfect crime recently – the only hiccup being that he had his name written on the back of his shirt. Paul Robert Benson, 24, was caught on CCTV stealing £104.54 worth of produce from a Tesco supermarket in Belfast. Unfortunately Paul clearly forgot he was wearing a Manchester United shirt with ‘Benson 22′ printed on ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – CBS TRASHES LETTERMAN SET

Removal of stage set from, Late Show David Letterman Ed Sullivan Theatre in midtown mhtn. Exterior front.  Truck contains packing items for lighting.

CBS wasted no time in kicking David Letterman to the curb. ​Just hours after Letterman said farewell after 33 years on late-night TV, Ed Sullivan Theater crews hauled off blocks of blue stage and hacked up pieces of the iconic New York City bridges that made up the set of the “Late Show​.” Fans and passers-by gathered around a police ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – TALK ABOUT OVER-CONFIDENCE…

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A 73-year-old base jumper who died after leaping off a bridge now seems to have set his parachute on fire as part of a stunt. A YouTube video shows the American man in flames falling from Idaho’s Perrine Bridge into the river 150 metres below. James Hickey apparently planned to ditch the flaming parachute and deploy a second chute. The ... Read More »

HERE’s THE STONES ‘SECRET’ GIG TONIGHT – FONDA THEATER

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The Rolling Stones have announced a special “Los Angeles club show” tonight as a warm-up for their Zip Code Tour, which kicks off on May 24 in San Diego. Tickets will be available only through the band’s website, RollingStones.com. In a Facebook post, the Stones promised to play “every song from Sticky Fingers and more.” The location of the show, ... Read More »