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Old 22 April 2018, 12:59 AM
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Today I had to drive on a road called Britney Springs Road. I kept wanting to call it Britney Spears Road, of course. I even had trouble not typing that in the first sentence just now.
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Old 27 April 2018, 09:36 PM
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Ancestry.com posts the new databases they add to their website. Today I saw:

New York, Sing-Along Prison Admission Registers, 1865-1939.

On a second glance I realized it was, of course, Sing Sing... But I'm disappointed.
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Old 27 April 2018, 11:32 PM
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There must be some sing-along prison admissions too. I can think of a few I'd be singing:

"I shot a man in Reno, just to watch him die..."

"I fought the Law 'n the Law won; I fought the Law 'n the Law won."

Well, those two at least. (Coincidentally I've been playing Mafia III and both of those feature on the soundtrack...)
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Old 30 April 2018, 05:39 AM
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"I shot the Sheriff, but I didn't shoot the deputy..."
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Old 12 July 2018, 11:29 AM
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Recent NextDoor post: ISO Malicious Painter... I'm wondering: did someone vandalize this person's house? Did someone encounter a nasty tradesman? When I rechecked the title, I saw that it actually read: ISO Meticulous Painter...

Well that makes a lot more sense!
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Old 25 July 2018, 08:14 PM
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I saw this headline as "Costuming in Seattle is Hard" and I thought to myself, yes, it can be.
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Old 26 July 2018, 04:01 AM
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In May of 2017, the local daily blab posted an online story with the headline:

"Man exposing himself to I-35W motorists arrested after fighting with trooper."

Below that was a picture of 6 or 7 patrol cars on the shoulder of the highway, with several troopers talking among themselves.

Below that, the caption of the picture read:

"A man exposing himself along a busy Minneapolis freeway gave motorists quite a sideshow Monday morning and as it turned out was quite a handful for law enforcement."



I had the presence of mind to get a screen grab. Good thing, because when I checked back approx 15 minutes later, the post had been pulled after someone had obviously had second thoughts.
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Old 26 July 2018, 12:41 PM
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'Headline' seen on local news station website: Trolls, drones among key proposals for I-81 traffic fixes.

The REAL headline: Tolls, drones among key proposals.....

Oh. Well that makes a lot more sense!
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