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Gary Coleman Dead At 42

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Gary Coleman, 42, the diminutive, wisecracking child star of the sitcom “Diff’rent Strokes,” died Friday at a hospital in Provo, Utah. He suffered an intercranial brain hemorrhage after falling at his home in Santaquin, Utah.

Utah Valley Regional Medical Center spokeswoman Janet Frank says life support was terminated and Coleman died at 12:05 p.m. Coleman was […]

Captain Phil Harris Dead at 53

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Phil Harris, the fishing boat captain whose adventures off the Alaska coast were captured on the television show “Deadliest Catch””, has died, the Discovery Channel said Tuesday night. He was 53.
Harris suffered what his family described as a massive stroke on Jan. 29 while the fishing vessel he captained,  Cornelia Marie, was […]

Allegiance For Sale !

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

Chris Clonts of the Pioneer Press writes…..
“Pickle4200″ has had it up to here with being a Vikings fan.
Now the Elk River eBay user is doing something about it- auctioning off his team allegiance on the auction site.
Writing in the item description that he has been a “die hard Vikings fan” all his life, he can’t […]

Paul Newman Dead At 83

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

 
Paul Newman, one of the last of the great 20th-century movie stars, died Friday at his home in Westport, Conn. He was 83. The cause was cancer, said Jeff Sanderson of Chasen & Company, Mr. Newman’s publicists.
He acted in more than 65 movies over more than 50 years, drawing on a physical grace, unassuming intelligence […]

Saucy 911 Call

Monday, August 4th, 2008

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -
The sauce for a spicy Italian sandwich was apparently a must have for one Florida man. The man, Reginald Peterson, called 911 twice after a sandwich shop left off the sauce.

Peterson initially called the emergency number Thursday so that officers could have his subs made correctly, according to a police report. […]

Something “fishy” about this….

Friday, July 25th, 2008

 Ready for the latest in spa pampering? Prepare to dunk your tootsies in a tank of water and let tiny carp nibble away.
Fish pedicures are creating something of a splash in the D.C. area, where a northern Virginia spa has been offering them for the past four months. John Ho, who runs the Yvonne Hair […]