Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXII

08/01/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXII

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. 6936. Licking County, Ohio. July 30. 48-year-old man on bicycle injured…

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In Which I Photoshopify A Facebook Friend’s Quip About Social-Media Political Correctness

08/01/2015
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In Which I Photoshopify A Facebook Friend’s Quip About Social-Media Political Correctness

On Friday, a Facebook friend offered this hot take involving Cole Hamels’ no-hitter vs. the Cubs, Cecil the Lion, shark attacks, popular beverages and the late Roddy Piper: “With all the overkill on social media, any day now I’m expecting to see a picture of a lion pitching a no hitter against a shark while…

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Men Really Seem To Like Strong-Lady Contortionist On ‘America’s Got Talent’

08/01/2015
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Men Really Seem To Like Strong-Lady Contortionist On ‘America’s Got Talent’

No idea how, but we ended up catching a few minutes of “America’s Got Talent” last night. Just so happened that a contortionist from Seattle (via the Ukraine) by the name of Vita Radionova was on at the time. Suffice it to say, her agility was an attention-grabbing trait, and the reactions are priceless. (Prurient…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXI

07/30/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXI

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. 6927. Denver, Colo. July 26. Child injured when struck by a…

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Newly Signed Eagles WR, Bride On The Self-Explanatory E! Show ‘WAGS’

07/30/2015
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Newly Signed Eagles WR, Bride On The Self-Explanatory E! Show ‘WAGS’

In my role of trash-TV aficionado, I was quite pleased when I saw an email from the E! network offering up the first two episodes of “WAGS.” Premiering on Aug. 18 (10 p.m. eastern), it’s a show about Wives And Girlfriends of Sports Stars. Obvi. Let’s get the overarching review out of the way: Like…

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Photos And Video From The Barcelona/Chelsea Match At FedEx Field

07/29/2015
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Photos And Video From The Barcelona/Chelsea Match At FedEx Field

Granted, the bar itself wasn’t very high, but Tuesday night at FedEx Field for the International Champions Cup friendly between Barcelona and Chelsea was markedly better than my previous experience at said facility. Top-notch play. An energetic crowd. And a stadium actually staffed with people who kept some semblance of order. It was cool. Anyway,…

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