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June 04, 2002

MTV Execs to Sign in Blood
Mirror | Submitted by: delilah
"Ozzy Osbourne demanded that a UKP 15 million deal to film a second "fly on the wall" series about his family should be signed in BLOOD. The oddball star and his wife Sharon also said they wanted a new house and psychotherapy for their pets for life."

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Japan's World Cup Delusion
Slate | Submitted by: commhealy
"Japan, which builds superhighways for teeny villages, billion-yen bridges to empty islands, and flood-control dams for streams that couldn't soak your basement, today introduces its latest public works boondoggle: 10 World Cup stadiums—shapely, modern, spectacular white elephants."

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Bulls rampage through OKC streets
KOCO-TV 5 Oklahoma City | Submitted by: metaload
A group of cows broke loose and ran through the streets of Oklahoma City on Monday. They escaped while in transit from one pen to another at the local stockyards. One liberated bull ran into a motorcycle policeman and two patrol cars, it was eventually shot and killed after charging a child. Another knocked a homeowner down entering her fence.

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Dog trainer's son mauled on family property
Minneapolis Star Tribune | Submitted by: Epicurious Crabcake
"After family members noticed Colter Kumpost missing Sunday, they began looking for him and found him with a German shepherd standing over his body, the sheriff's office said. Crown Kennel, which has been operating since 1985, has a strong interest in breeding German shepherds for what they were originally intended, according to the kennel's Web site."

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Saint Harry Potter
BBC | Submitted by: delilah
"A priest who uses magic tricks to entertain his congregation has asked the Pope to name a patron saint of conjurers, magicians, and wizards." He seems unaware of the Church's negative position on such things.

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Horny dolphins
Reuters UK | Submitted by: vertigo42
"Swimmers have been warned to stay away from a sexually frustrated dolphin off a seaside resort after it tried to lure unwary humans out to sea in a bid to mate with them."

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Filipino knifing live on TV, followup
Philippine Daily Inquirer | Submitted by: Pinoyz
"The nation watched in horror Friday as a pre-dawn hostage confrontation in Pasay City captured on television segued into a bloody climax, with a deranged knife-wielding man stabbing dead a shrieking 4-year-old boy before being gunned down by policemen." A followup from yesterday, the 2nd link is video footage of the incident.

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Thank God for that tree
Richmond Times-Dispatch | Submitted by: Tugboat
Truck Driver asleep at the wheel, veers off interstate into resedential neighboorhood clipping the bedroom off one house and slammed into a tree in front of another house. "Thank God for that tree, man," said Bradley, gazing into his neighbor's yard. "Because if it wasn't for that tree, there wasn't anything in the truck's way to stop it, until it started to tear up some more houses." The rig clipped 2203 and sheered off the corner of 2201, where three children and three adults were sleeping. (What were all 6 doing in one bedroom?) Picture of scene!

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Balloon headed dummy foils balloon heads
Canoe | Submitted by: Pandora
In a classic case of cartoonish escape, this guy used a baloon headed dummy to confuse the guards at Drumheller penitentiary so he could escape: "It looks like he used a balloon for a head and glued hair to it. He used something to stuff a pair of coveralls and put them in his bed to make it appear as if he was sleeping."

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Bail revoked in mass robbery
Baltimore Sun | Submitted by: Streaker
Threats of murder and rape, forced nudity, illegal swimming. "...five men charged with brazenly robbing 42 people at gunpoint in a remote area of the Loch Raven Reservoir [near Baltimore]. 'As soon as we get out of here, we've got to kill all of them'...'They're all dead' another suspect agreed."

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Uraguay: Argentinians "Bunch of Thieves"
Nando Times | Submitted by: f00f
"The problem with the Argentines is that they are a bunch of thieves from start to finish. You know the amount of corruption in Argentina," Batlle was quoted as telling an interviewer on the tape, which was carried by Radio Rivadavia.

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Oklahoma students in racoon piss incident
Edmond Sun | Submitted by: Just Jesus
"A teacher and custodian were hurt May 16 when they tried to stop a group of students from leaving the premises after they allegedly chucked urine-filled water balloons onto students in the Commons area, Principal Bob Morrison said."

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Priest's young wrestlers site shut down
Fox News | Submitted by: MOSESMATT
"A Web site founded by a priest that featured images of young wrestlers in bikini briefs was voluntarily shut down after questions were raised about its content and purpose."

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