A Little Friday File Fun (10/02)

October 2, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - They say that a picture is worth a thousand words...

Well, here’s a couple of thousand…

– – – In London, UK , an unnamed woman left her Porsche parked – – – illegally – – – at a bus stop while she visited a nearby cash machine – – – what’s the worst that could happen?   Yep, this would pretty much have to be that – – –

If you can’t see the below video, try  http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/8275944.stm

- - - Here's an interesting picture of a Cuban tree frog who swallowed a blinking night light whilst looking for bugs to eat - - -

...and here's a few thousand more...

Here are some COOL Lego sculptures!   MORE at http://nonch.com/editors-choice/cool-monsters-from-independent-lego-artists/

...and here's another thousand...

- - - In Gwinnett, Georgia , Ira Young had the misfortune to have his vehicle fall prey to a sinkhole here (in fairness, he drove into it despite the presence of orange construction barrels surrounding it) - - - and while his car was so entrapped - - - vandals cut the seats and stole his radio - - - you can see it below

In October 1871, the deadliest fire in U.S. history raged - where?  


On October 8, 1871, the Great Peshtigo Fire claims an estimated 1,200 to 2,400 lives and burns over a million acres in Wisconsin and Michigan.

It is the deadliest fire in U.S. history but receives little attention because the Great Chicago Fire starts - on the same day.