McDonald’s Worker Accidentally Hands Customer Bank Deposit: A Hermitage, Tenn. couple were surprised when opened their order from a McDonald’s drive-thru and found a bag full of money (the restaurant's daily bank deposit) instead of their burgers and fries. Wow, sounds like they’ve really changed the “Dollar Menu” quite a bit since the last time I’ve been to McDonald’s.
China Signs a $74 Million Deal to Import UK Pig Semen: The Financial Times reports that the UK and China have just signed a $74 million deal to export semen from British pigs which are considered superior, to Chinese farms where the pigs will be artificially inseminated. Good grief, sounds like a few lucky British hogs will soon be in for quite a pleasant surprise.
Woman Races Topless Through Store to Catch Peeping Tom: A Kansas women raced topless across a Kohl's department store in Lenexa in an effort to apprehend a man she caught videotaping her with his cellphone while trying on bras in the store's dressing room. Ironically, I once reported a hole in the lady’s bathroom door where I used to work and my manager told me he’d “look into it.”
Study Finds Sex Only a Moderate Exercise: Researchers found that sex is only a moderate exercise as compared to an activity such as jogging, even though some men actually did expend more energy for a very brief period jogging than during sex. Surprisingly, despite jogging’s added health benefit, 99.9% of the volunteers said they still preferred sex over jogging.
Study Finds Fear of Being Alone Why We Stay in Bad Relationships: A new study published in found that the fear of being alone drives many adults to stay in bad relationships or settle for less-than-desirable partners. So if I understand this study correctly, if you’re one of those people staying in a bad relationship because you fear being alone, you’re probably not alone.
TSA Rakes In Half Million in Pocket Change Last Year: The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) reports that in fiscal 2012, travelers left $531,000 in pennies, nickels, and dimes at airport security checkpoints as well as over $2 million in the last five years. Gee, talk about “change you can believe in!”
Swedish Inmate Escapes Prison and Goes to Dentist: A Swedish inmate had such a bad toothache that he escaped from prison two days before he was supposed to be released, went to the dentist, and then turned himself back in. Upon his return to jail, he was given a full “cavity search” and sent back to his cell.