Daily Archives: 04/18/2012

Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCCVI

04/18/2012
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCCVI

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 2459. Brooklyn, NY. April 14. 13-year-old riding a bike struck and…

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This Chinese Dude Really, REALLY Digs Formula One Racing

04/18/2012
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This Chinese Dude Really, REALLY Digs Formula One Racing

Writes YouTuber FirstOfOne1, “Almost half of the race i was watching this guy instead of looking at the racing cars. We almost died of laughing. The most impressing thing, he didn’t had ear protection.” A Beautiful Moment In Auto Sports Spectating: This Chinese Fan [Beijing Cream]

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Watch Horrifying Video Of A Car Smashing Into A Florida Supermarket

04/18/2012
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Watch Horrifying Video Of A Car Smashing Into A Florida Supermarket

Jesus, there’s a baby stroller right where this car smashed into a Publix in Palm Coast, Fla. Ten people hurt. The case for re-testing elderly drivers was never stronger thanks to Thelma Wagenhoffer. Read more here.

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Lionel Messi On Time’s “100 Most Influential People in the World” List

04/18/2012
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Lionel Messi On Time’s “100 Most Influential People in the World” List

“Messi, 24, is unbelievably talented and incredibly humble. He makes you hold your breath every time he touches the ball. It never seems to leave his feet. His love of the game and the pride he feels while playing for Barcelona and Argentina are palpable. … He certainly has the potential to be remembered as…

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This Is Clearly On The Top 10 All-Time Comedy Skits List

04/18/2012
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This Is Clearly On The Top 10 All-Time Comedy Skits List

Though I can swim, I couldn’t even estimate how many times I’ve said, in passing, “I’m not that strong a swimmer” since this epic Men’s Synchronized Swimming skit with Martin Short, Harry Shearer and Christopher Guest on SNL. Thanks to DS commenter Mopy for posting it in relation to aspiring Broncos cheerleader guy.

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Ashley Young’s Diving Gets The Taiwanese-Animation Treatment

04/18/2012
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Ashley Young’s Diving Gets The Taiwanese-Animation Treatment

What with his diving against QPR, this is well-deserved cartoon shame delivery to Manchester United “star” Ashley Young. Young appeared to go down easily under pressure from Shaun Derry, who was shown a straight red card before Wayne Rooney tucked in the first-half spot-kick. Beard then likened Young to British Olympic diver Tom Daley in…

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