Aaagh! Plane Crash Being Blamed On Escaped Crocodile
A plane crash that killed 20 in the Democratic Republic of Congo in August is being blamed on a crocodile onboard. The lone survivor has told investigators a hidden crocodile escaped from a passenger's sports bag and caused a stampede in the cabin, throwing the small plane off balance, the Telegraph newspaper reports. The bizarre story includes an account of how the crocodile lived through the crash, only to be killed by a blow from a machete.
Aw, It's a Monkey On Karl Rove's Head! (WTF)
Just got this press release delivered to my inbox: "Crystal, star of Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, makes friends with Karl Rove on Fox and Friends in celebration of the Blu-ray and DVD release on 12/1." Whad'ya know? Looks like the brutal case of the Mondays I was dealing with this morning has officially been quelled. (images via Click Communications)
(Pics) Mike Tyson's Abandoned Mansion
Photographs of boxing legend Mike Tyson's abandoned 1980s mansion in Southington, Ohio, have been widely circulated on the Internet in recent years (see here). Last August, however, photographer Danny Wills ventured to the vacant Ohio property for an impromptu photo session and has given new life to Tyson's former home in a haunting new series of portraits.