Locomotive 231 may finally finish its long-delayed run, nearly 81 years after it was trapped under the rubble of a Church Hill tunnel cave-in….
I love the skulls as much as the next guy, but we gotta agree. Let goths take back the skulls for now, ok?
Web 2.0 goes too far with Extortr: online blackmail for the masses.
Apparently it is not a joke…
It goes like this:
1) Upload scandalous photo or video of “victim”
2) Set price, then email an anonymous threat
3) If the victim doesn’t pay, you upload goes public.
Meet Jorge Larrionda, a referee who hands out red cards for both deserved (Italy) and undeserved (USA) infractions. During the 1-1 Italy v United States tie game, Jorge managed to pare down the USA squad to just 9 players by yanking out cards for the ticky-ist of ticky tack penalties.
The USA game was good, and the tie was welcome, as it keeps the USA team’s chances alive to go to the second round. However, the real game of the day was the Czech Republic v Ghana, which Ghana managed to shock the poor Czechs 2-0, which is the soccer equivalent of the Washington Generals beating the Harlem Globetrotters in basketball…
Disclaimer: witz.org has gone World Cup crazy, posts may be soccer skewed in the coming weeks.