Daily Archives: 04/26/2012

Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCCIX

04/26/2012
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCCIX

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. 2480. Madison, Wisc. April 24, 21-year-old man injured when struck by…

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Here’s Video Of A Man Getting Hit By A Car And Kicked By The Driver Who Then Flees

04/26/2012
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I don’t even know where to begin with this video from Johannesburg, South Africa on March 1, so I won’t. Just watch.

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RIP Tommy Marth, Saxophone Player For The Killers

04/26/2012
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RIP Tommy Marth, Saxophone Player For The Killers

TMZ is reporting that 33-year-old Tommy Marth, saxophone player for The Killers, committed suicide in Las Vegas on Monday. The band issued a statement: “Last night we lost our friend Thomas Marth. Our prayers are with his family. There’s a light missing in Las Vegas tonight. Travel well, Tommy.” RIP. Remembering Tommy Marth [Las Vegas…

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Today In Stories About ‘D-List’ Models Who Steal Chicken And Whiskey

04/26/2012
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Today In Stories About ‘D-List’ Models Who Steal Chicken And Whiskey

“DANBURY — Police said a drunken woman stumbled into the kitchen of a local bar and tried walking out with nearly $500 worth of chicken and a bottle of Irish whiskey. According to a police spokesman, shortly before 8 p.m. Tuesday, Branden Crutcher, of Fairfield, walked into the kitchen at O’Brien’s Sports Pub and Restaurant,…

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No, Seriously, Someone Named Obiwan Kenobi Got Arrested In A California Hit-And-Run

04/26/2012
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No, Seriously, Someone Named Obiwan Kenobi Got Arrested In A California Hit-And-Run

Granted, it was a car-on-car incident with minimal injuries but when you’re named after a Jedi Master born-and-raised on Stewjon and you not only run afoul of a nation’s laws, but the one that Hickey pays really close attention to, well, of course it deserves a breakout post from the standard Hit And Run America…

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On Consecutive Days, Lionel Messi And Cristiano Ronaldo Missed Game-Defining Penalty Kicks

04/26/2012
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On Consecutive Days, Lionel Messi And Cristiano Ronaldo Missed Game-Defining Penalty Kicks

Sure, you can say that Chelsea would still have won the aggregate in its UEFA Champions League semifinal vs. Barcelona had Lionel Messi converted this PK. But I say it would have buried the 10-man EPL side, and Barca wouldn’t have been playing the full-pitch press which enabled Torres to close the artists formerly known…

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