What Did We Miss?

“French Spider-Man” scales 29 story building without a harness

Stories include:

  •  Police in Racine, Wisconsin train their K-9 units by taking them through a haunted house.
  • A pet tortoise is found after running away from home for the third time.
  • Alain Robert, aka French Spider-Man, climbed up a 29-story hotel in Barcelona without any equipment.

Dr. Seuss museum opens in Springfield, Massachusetts

Stories include:

  • Augusta, Maine’s City Hall had to be sprayed for pests after a disgruntled man slammed down a cup filled with over 100 bedbugs.
  • Noblesville Boys and Girls Club in Indiana held a bed racing tournament.
  • A furniture store has changed their name to “Netflix and Chill Furniture Store.”
  • A new Dr. Seuss museum has opened in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Homer Simpson inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

Stories include:

  • The Baseball Hall of fame in Cooperstown, NY held an induction ceremony for Homer Simpson to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Simpsons episode “Homer at the Bat”.
  • Ryan Belz set the new record on “The Price is Right” for Plinko with a win of $31,500.
  • Gurchran Singh and Parvinder Chahal, a married couple in New York, chased a pair of robbers out of their convenience store using a bat and a stick.

Over 7000 roosters found in largest cockfighting ring bust in US history

Stories include:

  • The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department conducted the largest cockfighting ring bust in US history.
  • A Canadian miner found a fossil that turned out to be a Nodosaur, a previously undiscovered dinosaur species.
  • A new food delivery service utilizes roving robots.

Man gets ticket for hitting goose with plastic bat to defend son

Stories include:

  •  A tanker in Philadelphia leaked chocolate onto the road.
  • A father got ticketed for animal cruelty after protecting his son from an angry goose.
  • Meet Kinyah Briggs-Bean, the 8-year old CEO of BChill lemonade.

Mom pulls gun on barber when son’s haircut takes too long

Stories include:

  • A mom pulled a gun on a barber-in-training for taking too long with her son’s haircut.
  • A public restroom in New York City gets a $300 makeover.
  • Two eighth graders won a science fair by proving fast food burgers do not decay over time.

Someone is shaving other people’s cats

Stories include:

  • This week there’s a random cat shaver in Virginia.
  • A New Jersey florist is in trouble for regularly stealing flowers from a nearby cemetery.
  • Parents at an elementary school aren’t happy that the principal set up a “smash space” for teachers to let out stress.