2. The statue’s penis has frequently been stolen and in 2016 the city council decided it would not be replaced permanently but that a temporary penis would be installed when public events were held near the statue.
“John McAfee, the 90s software magnate-turned-globe-trotting fugitive, was found dead on Wednesday afternoon in a Spanish prison cell just hours after a court authorized his extradition to the United States on tax evasion charges. McAfee was 75.”
“According to Spanish newspaper El Mundo, which cited a statement from the Catalan Departamento de Justicia confirming the death, attempts by jail staff to resuscitate McAfee were unsuccessful. Reuters confirmed the department’s statement, which said the death was most likely a suicide.”
Yes, the National Park Service is once again offering bear safety tips — and that includes this advice: “Do not push a slower friend down … even if you feel the friendship has run its course.” (Their posts are consistently amusing.)
About a decade later, the same director made a James Dean biopic starring Casper Van Dien. I have not seen that film, but once again, his casting was amazing: Connie Stevens, Casey Kasem, Diane Ladd, Robert Mitchum (?!), Mike Connors, and many others. That’s right, Robert Mitchum and Casey Kasem, together at last!
It’s amazing that these bills fooled anyone, given that they are filled with bright red characters in some Asian language. (The article says Chinese.)
And also that the face on the hundred is Johnny Weissmuller.
This is actually from my local news station and took place in my county, although I had no idea we were having a testicle festival, and I’m taking a hard pass. The one from last year advertised the following: “Enjoy live music, exotic food and good times at the Testicle Festival! Admission fee includes all-u-can-eat testicles.”