MALE STATUE OF LIBERTY
AA Georgia-based group is suggesting the Statue of Liberty have a male counterpart. The base would house a museum highlighting South Carolina’s role in the Revolution and Civil War. It would be the same size as Lady Liberty and cost about $150 million in private funds.
Workers with the names Andrew and Sarah are most likely to ring in sick and fake their illness to try and earn a day off work, a survey has disclosed. More than a third tried to avoid confrontation by texting their boss to avoid any questioning or confrontation, a quarter would email them and one in 14 would Tweet them. And for those who do use the old-fashioned phone call, 44 per cent speak in a quieter, more feeble voice when calling in sick to ensure their boss believes them.
LONG CAB RIDE
Lucilo Perez skipped out on a $3,000 taxi fare for a ride from Miami to Memphis. He convinced the cabbie that his wife would pay after the 1600 mile ride. She didn't have the 3 k. Now Lucilo got 35 days in jail.
HEY ! I DIDN"T GET WHAT I PAID FOR
Police said a man and woman from New Hampshire are each facing prostitution charges after the man called police to say he'd paid for sex, but the woman then refused.