February 23, 2011
Governor Of Wisconsin Gets Prank Called
Scott Walker, the anti-union governor of Wisconsin leading the charge to eliminate collective bargaining, just got prank called by political blog The Buffalo Beast. The Beast posed as billionaire oil man David Koch, a major funder of the Tea Party and hard line conservative, and got Walker to say some revealing things about the current standoff in Wisconsin.
Mr. Peanut Goes Green!
Check out the brand new Planters’ Nutmobile! The redesigned peanut runs on biodiesel and has a wind turbine, solar panels and is made from recycled parts and wood floors reclaimed from a 19th century Pennsylvania barn. The new nut joins the "green" crusade and will make its debut tonight, at the Global Green Oscars pre-party in Los Angeles. Way to go Mr. Peanut!
Woman Freaks Out And Destroys Auto Repair Shop
A woman in Michigan upset by her bill proceeds to trash an auto repair shop, throwing things and smashing windows. Fortunately for the internet, a camera crew happened to be on the scene. It turns into a horror movie at about the 2:00 minute mark when the reporter is cowering in a closet and calling 911. Gripping!