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    Originally posted by E40FDNYL35
    June 9, 2005 – Matt Cooper, a fire fighter with Rock Hill, SC Local 2106, will be terminated from his job following his June 18 wedding because of an “anti-family” reading of a city policy that makes it illegal for Cooper to marry the daughter of a department captain.
    How archaic is that rule
    I'm posting the article in another thread.....ridiculous!
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    June 10, 2005 -- Led Zeppelin legend Robert Plant says he gets in the mood to rock — by ironing. "I've never really been one for diva demands. I find ironing helps get me in the mood before I perform. I always have an ironing board in my room," said Plant, 56.
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    June 11, 2005 -- This could have been a reel disaster.
    A man fishing at a lake in Lawrence, Kan., hooked a 20-pound pipe bomb. The gunpowder- packed pipe was 16 inches long and 2 inches in diameter and had three slender propane tanks attached with duct tape. And despite having been in the water, it was still "extremely dangerous" because it was designed to keep the gunpowder from getting wet, said the local bomb squad commander, who couldn't figure out how or why the deadly device ended up in the lake.
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    June 12, 2005 -- Fire investigators in Kobe, Japan, have determined the cause of a blaze that tore through a home in January: Cat urine. The homeowner's two kittens relieved themselves on a fax machine — soaking the electric printing mechanism, causing a short circuit, and sparking a fire that damaged the kitchen and living room.
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    June 13, 2005 -- Two eighth-graders, who spent seven months on a science project to prove how dangerous BB guns can be, were disqualified from the Massachusetts middle-school science fair. The reason: BB guns are too dangerous. Nathan Woodard and Nathaniel Crenshaw of Amherst even spent $200 on ballistics gelatin, which has the same density as human flesh, to make their point. But officials kicked them out, saying hazardous substances and devices are prohibited in the contest.
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    June 14, 2005 -- A 100-pound grouper fish attacked a Florida diver, ripping off his mask, pulling the scuba regulator out of his mouth and trying to tear off his upper lip. "I guess I was in his territory and he just wanted me out," said Bob Charles, 64, of Cudjoe Key, whose face had to be stitched up. "I got off easy. He could've easily taken my lip off and peeled my face back. "If he was a 200- or 300-pounder, he could've easily killed me."
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    June 15, 2005 -- A German lottery winner turned to a life of crime after he blew all his winnings because he decided it was too embarrassing to apply for welfare. Prosecutors said after the 49-year-old loser frittered away a jackpot of $921,000, he began robbing houses for sums as small as a dollar. "He's confessed to about 60 offenses. He would break in to see how much money they had. "I guess you could say it was a kind of lottery, too," a court spokesman said.
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    Indian forced to 'marry' her father-in-law rapist
    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - An Indian rape victim is being forced
    by village elders to "marry" her rapist -- her father-in-law, a
    newspaper reported on Wednesday.
    Community leaders in Charthawal village, backed by local
    Muslim clerics, believe that by being raped, 28-year-old
    Imrana's 10-year marriage has been nullified under Islamic law,
    The Asian Age newspaper said.
    Holding a special council on Sunday, village leaders
    ordered the mother of five to leave her husband, Noor Mohammed,
    and live with her parental family for seven months and 10 days
    and make herself "pure" again, The Age said. It did not say how
    she becomes pure.
    After that, she must "marry" her father-in-law and live
    with him, along with his legal wife.
    "She... will then be like a mother to Noor Mohammed," the
    paper quoted local cleric Shamim Ahmad saying.
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    German makes WW2 anti-aircraft tower a luxury flat
    BERLIN, June 15 (Reuters) - An anti-aircraft tower ordered
    by Adolf Hitler to guard Berlin during World War Two is being
    transformed into an art gallery and luxury penthouse apartment
    with James Bond-style decor.
    German advertising executive Christian Boros, 40, told Bild
    newspaper on Wednesday he fell in love with the seven-storey
    building, with reinforced concrete walls up to 2.6 metres (8
    feet 6 inch) thick, after visiting a former disco inside the
    eyesore.
    "That was three years ago and I went out and bought it right
    away," he said.
    The fortress was ordered and partially designed by Hitler to
    defend Berlin from air attacks. Attempts to demolish the shelter
    after the war failed because the walls were so thick.
    Boros is having the concrete walls inside the shelter
    trimmed to 1.8 metres thick to house his private art collection.
    The 450-square metre penthouse on top will be the most
    luxurious apartment in Berlin, Boros said.
    "It'll be like James Bond -- very cool with exposed concrete
    and glass," Boros said.
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    "Naked rambler" takes girlfriend on nude UK walk
    LONDON, June 15 (Reuters) - A 46-year-old former Royal
    Marine who braved 14 arrests and five months in jail to walk the
    length of Britain wearing nothing but his boots sets out on
    Thursday to repeat the naked journey -- and this time with his
    girlfriend.
    Stephen Gough and hairdresser Melanie Roberts, 33, will
    strip off and set out from Land's End in Cornwall, at the
    southeastern tip of England, on an 874-mile nude trek to John
    O'Groats in Scotland.
    "Why do it with no clothes on? To celebrate the fact that
    I'm a human being and that there is nothing shameful in being a
    human being. There's nothing wrong with a naked body," Gough,
    dubbed the "naked rambler", told Reuters.
    During Gough's first naked walk across Britain in 2003-4, he
    was arrested 14 times for breach of the peace -- on one occasion
    he was held for being a traffic hazard -- and spent five months
    in jail in Inverness, Scotland.
    "There are no laws in this country saying you can't walk
    naked," Gough said. "All it says is that if you are naked and
    you have an intent to harm, that's a crime."
    "I have no intent to harm. I'm just going to walk from
    Land's End to John O'Groats."
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    Space station astronaut testifies from orbit
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The star witness before the U.S.
    House Science Space Subcommittee was just getting warmed up on
    Tuesday when one question made him float to the ceiling.
    U.S. astronaut John Phillips, testifying live on video from
    the International Space Station, slowly turned heels-over-head,
    showing his sock-clad feet to the assembled lawmakers when Rep.
    Charlie Melancon asked, "Are your feet strapped down so you're
    not floating?"
    "Yes, sir, we're not strapped down," Phillips said, though
    he appeared to be standing at attention in the station's U.S.
    Destiny laboratory module, even though the gravity probably
    hovered somewhere around zero.
    "Right now I'm not wearing any shoes, we only wear shoes
    pretty much for exercise," Phillips said. "But I've got my
    stocking-clad feet stuck under a railing on the floor because
    if I didn't do that I'd kind of just float around."
    Suiting the action to the word, Phillips freed his feet and
    drifted up to the ceiling of the station, drawing a laugh from
    the Louisiana Democrat and the rest of the panel. He then
    drifted back down and tucked his feet under the rail again.
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    June 16, 2005 -- A bald eagle crashed through a window of a home in Alaska, dropped a salmon in the living room and flew back out. "There were feathers about eight feet into the room . . . [and] this huge fish carcass right where my dog usually sleeps," said homeowner Jean Stack of Ketchikan.
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    June 17, 2005 --These are from a book called Disorder in the American Courts, and are things people actually said in court, word for word, taken down and now published by court reporters who had the torment of staying calm while these exchanges were actually taking place.

    ATTORNEY: Are you sexually active?
    WITNESS: No, I just lie there.
    ______________________________
    ATTORNEY: What is your date of birth?
    WITNESS: July 18th.
    ATTORNEY: What year?
    WITNESS: Every year.
    _____________________________________
    ATTORNEY: What gear were you in at the moment of the impact?
    WITNESS: Gucci sweats and Reeboks.
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: This myasthenia gravis, does it affect your memory at all?
    WITNESS: Yes.
    ATTORNEY: And in what ways does it affect your memory?
    WITNESS: I forget.
    ATTORNEY: You forget? Can you give us an example of something you forgot?
    _____________________________________
    ATTORNEY: How old is your son, the one living with you?
    WITNESS: Thirty-eight or thirty-five, I can't remember which.
    ATTORNEY: How long has he lived with you?
    WITNESS: Forty-five years.
    _____________________________________
    ATTORNEY: What was the first thing your husband said to you that morning?
    WITNESS: He said, "Where am I, Cathy?"
    ATTORNEY: And why did that upset you?
    WITNESS: My name is Susan.
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Do you know if your daughter has ever been involved in voodoo?
    WITNESS: We both do.
    ATTORNEY: Voodoo?
    WITNESS: We do.
    ATTORNEY: You do?
    WITNESS: Yes, voodoo.
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Now doctor, isn't it true that when a person dies in his sleep, he doesn't know about it until the next morning?
    WITNESS: Did you actually pass the bar exam?
    ___________________________________
    ATTORNEY: The youngest son, the twenty-year-old, how old is he?
    WITNESS: Uh, he's twenty-one..
    ________________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Were you present when your picture was taken?
    WITNESS: Would you repeat the question?
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: So the date of conception (of the baby) was August 8th?
    WITNESS: Yes.
    ATTORNEY: And what were you doing at that time?
    WITNESS: Uh....
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: She had three children, right?
    WITNESS: Yes.
    ATTORNEY: How many were boys?
    WITNESS: None.
    ATTORNEY: Were there any girls?
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: How was your first marriage terminated?
    WITNESS: By death.
    ATTORNEY: And by whose death was it terminated?
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Can you describe the individual?
    WITNESS: He was about medium height and had a beard.
    ATTORNEY: Was this a male or a female?
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Is your appearance here this morning pursuant to a deposition notice which I sent to your attorney?
    WITNESS: No, this is how I dress when I go to work.
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Doctor, how many of your autopsies have you performed on dead people?
    WITNESS: All my autopsies are performed on dead people.
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: ALL your responses MUST be oral, OK? What school did you go to?
    WITNESS: Oral.
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Do you recall the time that you examined the body?
    WITNESS: The autopsy started around 8:30 p.m..
    ATTORNEY: And Mr. Denton was dead at the time?
    WITNESS: No, he was sitting on the table wondering why I was doing an autopsy on him!
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Are you qualified to give a urine sample?
    WITNESS: Huh?
    ______________________________________
    ATTORNEY: Doctor, before you performed the autopsy, did you check for a pulse?
    WITNESS: No.
    ATTORNEY: Did you check for blood pressure?
    WITNESS: No.
    ATTORNEY Did you check for breathing?
    WITNESS: No.
    ATTORNEY: So, then it is possible that the patient was alive when you began the autopsy?
    WITNESS: No.
    ATTORNEY: How can you be so sure, Doctor?
    WITNESS: Because his brain was sitting on my desk in a jar.
    ATTORNEY: But could the patient have still been alive, nevertheless?
    WITNESS: Yes, it is possible that he could have been alive and practicing law.
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    Kinda makes you wonder why lawyers go to university for so long doesnt it?
    "There are only two things that i know are infinite, the universe and human stupidity. And im not so sure about the former."

    For all the life of me, i cant see a firefighter going to hell. At least not for very long. We would end up putting out all the fires and annoying the devil too much.

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    I think I've seen that one before, but still funny as hell.
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    June 18, 2005 -- An elderly man in Glen Burnie, Md., was hospitalized with burns covering 20 percent of his body after he tried to siphon gas from his car with a vacuum cleaner — while the car engine was running. The vacuum's electric motor caused a spark and ignited the gas. Why was he siphoning gas from the car? He said he locked his keys inside and figured it was the only way to halt the engine.
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    Originally posted by E40FDNYL35
    June 18, 2005 -- An elderly man in Glen Burnie, Md., was hospitalized with burns covering 20 percent of his body after he tried to siphon gas from his car with a vacuum cleaner — while the car engine was running. The vacuum's electric motor caused a spark and ignited the gas. Why was he siphoning gas from the car? He said he locked his keys inside and figured it was the only way to halt the engine.
    Shocking that he managed to get to be "elderly"
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    June 19, 2005 --An Illinois man has been charged with stealing a beer he paid for — because his clock was slow. A store clerk refused to sell Sparta resident Vincent Boston a 24-ounce can of Budweiser because it was after 1 a.m., when local law said liquor sales must stop. So Boston placed $1.50 on the counter, went outside to his car, then came back and said it wasn't yet 1 a.m. by his clock. He then took the beer and left. The clerk recorded his license-plate number and cops seized him later.
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    June 20, 2005 -- A California library has just gotten back a book — that was 78 years overdue. Jim Pavon said he discovered the copy of Rudyard Kipling's "Kim" in a box belonging to his late aunt, who had borrowed it from an Oakland library in 1927. "I just wanted a clean slate," he said, laughing. At the 1927 rate of 2 cents per day, the fine would have amounted to more than $550. The library waived the fine.
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    June 23, 2005 --Kindergartners at an Austrian school are having their toys taken away in the belief it will help them fight drug addiction and alcoholism later in life. "[It] encourages them to think more about how to entertain themselves — they become more social, and even those on the outside of the group find a positive role," said program head Renate Brauner.
    Sounds just plain mean to me.
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    Originally posted by E40FDNYL35
    Sounds just plain mean to me.
    YUP. How sad, hey I hope the parents raise a big stink about it.
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    June 24, 2005 -- Two women have spent 20 days sitting in a car — locked in an endurance contest to win it. Cathie Llewellyn, 57, and Dolores Milewsky, 74, are the final contestants in a competition for a 2005 PT Cruiser convertible that began earlier this month in Steubenville, Ohio. They get four five-minute breaks a day, or every six hours.
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    June 25, 2005 -- A bomb squad team was rushed by helicopter to a post office in Bluffton, S.C., to check out a suspicious package workers had found lying by itself in a loading area. The post office was evacuated, the area was cordoned off, and firefighters and emergency personnel were posted nearby on standby before the package was opened.

    Inside were two sex toys.
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    June 27, 2005 -- A mysterious benefactor is sending packages stuffed with $1,000 in cash to people in Wisconsin. A note inside instructs the recipients to "use this on something extravagant." Cops have no idea who's behind it, but there's no law against someone giving cash to someone else," said Rock County Chief Deputy Sheriff Robert Spoden.

    Attention, oh mighty philanthropic one: My address is . . .
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    June 28, 2005 -- An Ohio baseball team of 11- and 12-year-olds has been kicked out of its league — because it's too good. The Columbus Stars were given the boot after other teams complained that they always lost to the powerhouse players.

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