Today is: Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day: Celebrating the joy that is Bubble Wrap, America's favourite shipping material. So take some time today to learn the history and etiquette of bubble wrap "popping."
A British baker says her line of chocolate high-heeled shoes -- "the perfect gift for a woman" -- has been selling "like hotcakes." Frances Cooley, 47, proprietor of Clifton Cakes in Bristol, England, said she creates the chocolate stilettos in 3.2-inch-long pairs for $13.80 or single 6.7-inch shoes for $34. Cooley said the non-wearable but completely edible shoes are available in several designs, including zebra stripes and polka dots.
NO TACOS FOR YOU
Warren Strickland, 31, of Fairbanks, says his taco weren't prepared correctly at Taco Johns. He then went a little overboard throwing the taco at manager Carol Dzimtrowicz during the Jan. 14 incident. He's now been baned from visiting any Taco Johns for 1 year. Strickland pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct and was sentenced to one day in jail, $100 in fines and one year of probation. He is not allowed to set foot in any Taco Bell locations during his probation.
GRAND THEFT AUTO
Polk County, FL. deputies investigating the theft of a 1998 Dodge Durango arrested 30-year-old Michael Ray Ekes on Thursday. The found Ekes was inside a house, playing "Grand Theft Auto" the video game.
Q: One third of all women will do this at least once in their lifetime. What is it? It has something to do with personal appearance.
A: Dye their hair blonde!