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World’s largest baby Jesus statue looks just like Phil Collins

Finally, there’s a possible explanation as to how one of the most unlikely rock stars in the world got to be a rock star anyway: It turns out Phil Collins may have a very influential dad. A church in Mexico has erected the world’s largest statue of baby Jesus. At least that’s what church officials…MORE

Ohio police nab 88-year-old serial burglar

A traffic stop in Austintown, Ohio has led to the capture of one of the country’s most notorious serial burglars. And considering his age, he’s probably one of the oldest serial burglars, too. Austintown police capture 88-year-old ‘serial burglar’ @21WFMJNews https://t.co/85qHK7Lc1Z — Leslie Barrett (@LeslieWFMJ) November 20, 2019 Kermit Francis Gabel, who’s 88 years old, has been…MORE

Steel Panther frontman claims his band is the reason Mötley Crüe reunited

Mötley Crüe famously called it quits in 2015, signing a “Cessation of Touring Agreement” a year earlier claiming they’d never play again. But cut to this week, and the band is back together, confirmed to hit the road in 2020 with Def Leppard and Poison. In a recent interview, Steel Panther’s Michael Starr reveals what he thinks…MORE

Guess how old the original Gerber baby is now?

The baby that has graced the jars of Gerber baby food is a real person. A neighbor submitted an incomplete sketch of a baby in a 1928 contest that went on to become the iconic Gerber baby. The Gerber baby is now 93 years old Ann Turner Cook.   View this post on Instagram  …MORE

Foo Fighters, Pearl Jam drummers record for mystery project

When not sitting behind the kit with Foo Fighters, Taylor Hawkins has been recording tons of new music. The drummer recently revealed to Tone Deaf that he’s teamed up with Pearl Jam’s Matt Cameron on a new project also featuring Melvins frontman Buzz Osborne, which he expects should “see the light of day, someday.” Hawkins also shares some kind…MORE

PETA wants Colorado to stop using a live mascot

PETA has a small request for the University of Colorado: Stop using live buffalo for a mascot. The request follows a Nov. 12 announcement that Ralphie V will be retired. The 13-year-old behemoth has served as the University’s mascot since 2008. CU-Boulder has had a live mascot since 1967. According to PETA’s letter to CU president…MORE

Two passengers fight over window shade on flight

  View this post on Instagram   All windows were to be open for descent per this airline request, hence why dude in back had his open; not fake. 😳These. Are. Grown. Men. ✈️😂🙏🏼💁🏼‍♀️ • • • #passengershaming #windowwars #instagramaviation #comeflywithme #airlinelife #window #airplaneetiquette #frequentflyer #crewlife #plane #aviation #cabincrew #avgeek #cabincrewlife #flightattendant #flightattendantlife #stewardess #flightattendantproblems…MORE

Ozzy Osbourne to make live Comeback with Post Malone, Travis Scott at AMA’s

Post Malone and Travis Scott will take the stage at this Sunday’s American Music Awards. The two rappers will be joined by Ozzy Osbourne who is making his return to a live stage for the first time in over a year. The 70-year-old rock legend has had a series of health issues over the past…MORE