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Nobody Believed Me When I Said He Sounds Like Johnny Cash. Then the Music Started

Johnny Cash is one of the best-selling music artists of all time. In addition to relating to the audience with his simple yet effective singing voice, he was also a master lyricist, managing to capture the pain and a hard-nosed attitude with nearly every song that he wrote. But even...

Teen Keeps Calling 911, But Dispatchers Dismiss It As A Prank. Now His Parents Want Justice

When I was in fifth grade, a pair of firefighters came into our class to talk to us about safety. We learned about stop, drop, and roll, but we also learned to call 911 if we ever experienced an emergency. Whether we were injured or ill or someone else was,...

New Law Will Fine Dog Owners For Not Cleaning Up Their Pet’s Urine

Pet owners are upset now that there is a new rule in Seville, Spain. Dog owners are expected to carry disinfectant to clean up their dog’s urine when pets pee on property. The local police are ready to catch dog owners in the act of failing to clean up after...

This Is The Man Who Stuffed A Baby In A Backpack And Left Her In A Trunk For 10 Hours

Some people leave babies in parked cars by accident. But this man, who crammed a ten-month-old baby into a backpack and then stuffed the backpack into the trunk of his car, was doing something entirely different. Because he left the baby trapped in the car for at least five hours...

A Student Used A Racial Slur In Class. Now This Teacher Is Facing Jail Time

When a 47-year-old teacher in Florida got angry with a student, he did what came naturally to him and locked the 14-year-old in a “chokehold.” The aggressive teacher was caught on camera in the midst of his violent tirade. In the footage, the educator, Jeffrey Paffumi, attacks the child and...

The Kids Wouldn’t Stay In Their Seats, So The Bus Driver Slammed On The Brakes To Teach Them A Lesson

School bus drivers are supposed to be people who will go above and beyond to support the safety of children. That’s the reason that school buses exist in the first place – to provide a safe way for kids to get to and from school every day. But when you...