Tuesday, December 01, 2009

Offbeat news

Boy Dials 911 After Parents Take Away His Xbox
(Chicago Tribune)
  • A 15-year-old boy told police that his parents had taken away his video game system and asked whether they were within their rights.

  • Kangaroo Tries to Drown Dog, Attacks Owner
    (Associated Press)
  • A kangaroo startled by a man walking his dog attacked the pair, pinning the pet underwater and slashing the owner in the abdomen with its hind legs.

  • Dog with Name Tag 'Works' Drive-Through Window
    (Associated Press)
  • Customers at one Gulf coast gas station might be surprised at who responds to the counter when they pull up to the drive-through window: The store owner's dog.

  • Hamster Hotel Lets Guests Live Like Rodents
    (The Telegraph)
  • A French hotel is offering guests the chance to live like a hamster for a day.
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