FOR RICH WINOS ONLY
Early November 2014, Joe Lentini went for dinner at Bobby Flay’s restaurant in Atlantic City. Admitting he knew nothing about wine, when the waitress offered a bottle priced at “thirty-seven-fifty,” he agreed. The problem came when his tab arrived. Instead of $37.50 for the wine, it was $3,750. After much negotiating, both sides agreed to $2,200 (59 times more than Lentini thought it cost). (http://www.aol.com/article/2014/11/04/man-charged-3-750-for-wine-he-thought-cost-37-50/20988551/)
BIG MACS MEAN BIG BODIES?
According to Wellnews, one hour of punching a boxing bag burns 408 calories (based on 150-pound person), or the equivalent of 0.6 Big Mac. (Wellnews/Creators Syndicate, 10-14-14) WOOFED HIS WAY TO UNEMPLOYMENTWhile there’s no end to ways illegal drugs can be obtained and used, here is truly a unique one. On October 20, 2014, Danny Macchio was forced to submit to a urinalysis, and flunked. Who is Danny Macchio? He was a Grapevine (TX) senior police officer, with a 17-year career, until he admitted taking narcotics used to train dogs in the K-9 unit. (The AP, 11-05-14)