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Truck Driver Tries to Pass Off Fake Licence Plate as Real


A tractor trailer truck driver has been arrested after authorities spotted a phony license plate on his rig. Here’s a snippet from the report: Recently, a motorcycle officer conducted a traffic enforcement stop on a tractor-trailer for a false license plate (see photo). During the investigation, the driver appeared to be under the influence of narcotics. The driver was arrested ... Read More »

WATCH: Full-Ride Front-Row POV of Universal Orlando’s Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure


Universal’s Orlando’s new Harry Potter-themed ride, Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, had a 10-hour wait within an hour of its opening today. The new ‘story coaster’ at Islands of Adventure is one of the most anticipated attraction openings this summer.  Riders enter a line that leads to the mysterious Forbidden Forest where they will board magical motorbikes. One rider is on ... Read More »

Tom Petty’s Gainesville Home To Be Sold


Rock ‘n’ roll legend Tom Petty’s childhood home in Gainesville is up for sale and a self proclaimed “super fan” from California wants is buying it. The current owner Brandy Clark said she was in a Petty fan club Facebook page and mentioned she might sell the property and was quickly inundated with emails and interested buyers. Within a week, Kevin Beauchamp ... Read More »

The Rolling Stones Tour Is Sponsored By… A Retirement Planning Group?


The Rolling Stones’ have rescheduled their tour now that Mick Jagger is fully recovered from a successful heart procedure. Now, we are finding out the tour is being fully sponsored by a retirement-planning group and we have questions. Alliance for Lifetime Income is a non-profit set up to boost awareness about retirement income options. They’ll have booths just outside the ... Read More »

Willis Tower’s SkyDeck Ledge Cracks Under People’s Feet


First, please allow me to say, “I told you so.” I told you this happens and this is exactly why I don’t like these. Now on to the story. Visitors to the Willis Tower’s SkyDeck got an extra scare Monday when the attraction’s protective layer covering the glass splintered into thousands of pieces under visitors’ feet, just like it did ... Read More »

Hootie Says: F**K Tom Hanks


Is your name Tom? If so, someone probably wants to kick your ass this week. First there was the report that Justin Bieber challenged Tom Cruise to a fight, and NOW Darius Rucker, AKA Hootie, of Hootie and the Blowfish, has beef with Tom Hanks. If I had to name two celebrities I thought wouldn’t beef with anyone, let alone ... Read More »