Freak Files: Wednesday, 7/9/14

A Guy in New York Found a Dead Rat in His Wrap

With a sandwich, you can basically see what you’re eating, but with wraps and burritos, you’re GAMBLING when you bite in, right?

A guy in New York City LOST that gamble yesterday.

He ordered a wrap for lunch from a restaurant called Chop’t . . . and when he bit into it, he found an ENTIRE DEAD RAT.

On the bright side, at least he didn’t bite in and find half a dead rat in the wrap and half in his mouth, right?

Anyway, his friends and coworkers immediately started tweeting photos of the rat in the wrap.  Chop’t says the location was shut down for a, quote, “deep clean.”

Click here to see pictures of the rat in the wrap.


A Woman Finds Out Her House Was a Serial Killer’s Torture Chamber . . . When She Sees It on an A&E Cold Case Documentary

Catrina McGhaw signed a lease for a house in Ferguson, Missouri back in March.  As far as she knew, it was just a nice, normal suburban house outside St. Louis.  NOPE.

Catrina was watching an episode of “Cold Case Files” on A&E last month, and it featured the house SHE was renting.  Turns out a serial killer had tortured and killed at least 12 women inside.

On top of that, Catrina’s landlord is the killer’s MOTHER!!!  Catrina says she never told her about what happened in the house.

Naturally she wanted to get out of the lease, but Sandra wouldn’t let her.  She finally went to the St. Louis Housing Authority, who got Sandra to agree to let Catrina out by the end of this month.


A Nine-Year-Old Reported Her Parents’ Marijuana . . . Because She Was Afraid It Was Making Her and Her Dogs Sick

A nine-year-old girl walked into the police station in Barnesville, Minnesota last month on her own . . . and ratted out her PARENTS’ drug operation.

She told the cops her parents were growing and selling marijuana . . . plus they were smoking it themselves.  And she was worried that the smoke was making her and her dogs sick.

The cops raided her house last week to check it out, and she was telling the truth . . . her parents were growing marijuana under the house.  The cops also found some METH there.

Charges haven’t been filed yet . . . the girl is now staying with her grandparents.


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Freak Files: Thursday, 7/3/14

Two Women Find Out They Have the Same Boyfriend . . . So They Hang a Banner Over a Highway Announcing He’s Been Dumped

Two women in Newcastle, England just found out that a guy named Steve Frazer was secretly dating BOTH of them.  And instead of getting mad at each other . . . they teamed up AGAINST him.

They made a giant BANNER that read, quote ,”Steve Frazer, you’re dumped by both of your girlfriends.”  And it had a photo of Steve on one side, and a photo of them together on the other.

Then they hung the banner on a bridge over a HIGHWAY yesterday morning, so thousands of people would see it during their commute.

We’re guessing with all the publicity that Steve got the message.

Click here to see photos of the banner, plus the photos of Steve and the girls that they put on it.


mugshotA Woman Leads Cops on a High Speed Chase, Because She Preferred the Jail in the Next County

Cops in Oklahoma tried to pull over 34-year-old Luz Avilla of Chickasha, Oklahoma for drunk driving earlier this week.  Then she led the cops on a high-speed chase as she raced toward Caddo County, which is the next county over.

When she finally pulled over, she told the cops she’d fled because Caddo County’s jail is NICER than Grady County’s . . . so she wanted to make it into Caddo to get locked up there.

Unfortunately for her, she stopped just a few miles before the county line, so she was arrested and taken to the jail she DIDN’T like.

Stupid Criminals!!!

We don’t know the crimes she committed in the past that allowed her to spend so much time in various local jails.


Animal Stories

This sounds like something out a Disney film.

In Ringwood New Jersey, a six-month-old black bear cub had to be rescued when he climbed a tree and got his head stuck in a cookie jar.

An official said, “He was trying to eat what remained in the jar and pulled the jar over his head (then) got spooked and went up into the tree.”

Rescuers from the Department of Environmental Protection climbed up the tree and tranquilized the bear.  They cut the jar off his head and safely lowered him from the tree.

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Wet Nose Wednesday – Mocha

Every Wednesday at 8:40, Guardian Angel Pet Rescue joins the Mike and Mandy show to showcase a special animal that needs a good home.

This week’s featured pet is Mocha.


Mocha and last week’s featured dog, Cocoa are bothers that have been living as outside dogs for the last several years in the hot Memphis summers and recent frigid winters. Their owner decided to surrender them to rescue so they could be adopted by someone who wanted to give them the love and attention they deserve. Mocha is an 8-10 year old Shih Tzu that weighs about 10 pounds. He is heartworm negative, neutered, up to date on shots and just had his teeth cleaned. Mocha is starting to get some gray in his eyes and follows Cocoa in and out of the house so they should be adopted together. He is a very cute, sweet little love bug that get along with children, cats and other dogs. Mocha is kenneled at night to house train him and would do well with a doggie door (not required though). Cocoa and Mocha can’t wait to find their forever home inside their new family’s house so they can soak up all the love and attention they deserve and have missed out on for most of their life.

If you would like to adopt this week’s dog…please click here to fill out an electronic adoption form.

For more information on Guardian Angel Pet Rescue, please visit their website by clicking here

We couldn’t do Wet Nose Wednesday without the generous support of our sponsor, Dixie Memorial Pet Cemetery.

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Dirt Alert: Tuesday, 7/1/14

Robert Downey Jr.’s Son Was Arrested for Cocaine

ROBERT DOWNEY JR.’S 20-year-old son Indio was arrested for DRUGS on Sunday.  He got pulled over in West Hollywood around 2:20 P.M., and they found cocaine in his car.

(Check out a photo of Indio by clicking here.)

He was booked into L.A. County prison, and then released yesterday on $10,000 bail.  Indio reportedly has been in and out of rehab for YEARS, according to sources.  So this isn’t out of nowhere.  Obviously it’s a bigger deal considering how serious his DAD’S issues with drugs were.

Robert released a statement saying that, quote, “Unfortunately there’s a genetic component to addiction, and Indio has likely inherited it.”

He also said Indio’s family is standing by him.


VH1 Had Fans Submit Questions for Robin Thicke . . . and All of Them Are About Cheating on His Wife

VH1 asked fans to submit questions on Twitter for a Q&A with ROBIN THICKE today . . . and basically ALL of them have been about cheating on his wife.  Here are some examples:

1.  “Why didn’t you write a whole album for her when you were WITH her?” . . . which is a reference to his new album, “Paula”.

2. “How is your relationship with your mother?”

3.  “Which Axe Body Spray scent did you use to seduce the women you cheated on your wife with?”

One more:

“When you’re not busy objectifying women, making light of rape, and justifying sexual violence, how do you like to relax?”


From The Bowels of Human Excess!!!

Apparently it takes an army to keep GWYNETH PALTROW in great shape.

According to Star magazine, Gwyneth has an allergist, a blood analyst, a naturopath, a osteopath, four nutritionists, a meditation teacher, four massage therapists, three personal trainers and a yoga guru!

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Freak Files: Monday, 6/30/14

KFC Accidentally Served a Deep Fried Hand Towel

This is one of the weirder things ever served at a fast food joint.  Even grosser than Arby’s Horsey Sauce.

29-year-old Krystal Henderson and her 7-year-old stepson Oliver went to a KFC in Newcastle, England earlier this month, and bought some chicken nuggets.

And when Oliver went to bite into one, it wasn’t chicken . . . KFC had accidentally deep fried a BLUE HAND TOWEL and served it.

Krystal says, quote, “The blue roll could’ve been used for anything, had someone wiped their hands on it, had it been used to wipe the floor?”

She complained, so KFC apologized and offered her . . . a free meal.

She turned them down and said she’s done with KFC forever.

Click here for a close up photo of the towel inside the breading.


A Guy Steals a Giant Chicken Costume, Then Wears It to ‘Wing Night’ at a Bar

While this guy’s a classic ‘Stupid Criminal,’ we give him points for creativity.

A man broke into a costume shop in Kansas City, Missouri on Thursday and stole a GIANT CHICKEN costume . . . which included a big yellow cape and a feathered hat.

So once you’ve got a giant chicken costume, what do you do?

He went to a bar and restaurant nearby called The Cashew . . . because they were having WING NIGHT.

There’s no word how many discounted chicken wings he put down before the cops tracked him down inside and arrested him.

Click here to see some photos of the arrest.


When Animals Attack

A Wild Boar Attacked a News Crew . . . While They Were Reporting on Wild Boar Attacks

A news crew was doing a story about a WILD BOAR that attacked two people in in Kobe, Japan last week.  And in the middle of the report, the boar showed up and attacked THEM.

The cameraman was bitten twice, and needed a bunch of stitches in his leg.  It turns out the boar was trying to protect its piglets.

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Dirt Alert: Monday, 6/30/14

And Now, Our Showbiz Hero of the Day

Oscar nominee, AMY ADAMS is our SHOWBIZ HERO OF THE DAY, for giving up her first class airplane seat to a SOLDIER on a flight from Detroit to L.A.

She tried to do it inconspicuously, but other passengers saw what happened.

Amy took the soldier’s seat in coach, and even took pictures of some of the regular folk.

To see the pics, click here…..and here.

When the press contacted Amy, she said, quote, “I didn’t do it for attention for myself.  I did it for attention for the Troops.”


Sharon Stone Denies Romance With Antonio Banderas

Sharon Stone told the UK’s “Daily Mail” that the rumors that she is having a fling with the newly single Antonio Banderas are completely false.

She said, “Antonio is a brother to me and Melanie Griffith has been with me for each and every birth of my three children. They are my family.  I find this salacious, unkind, unfounded reporting to be the typical pretense of what passes as ‘journalism’ today.”

Melanie and Antonio announced their split earlier this month after 18 years of being married.


Ice-T’s 19-Year-Old Grandson Accidentally Shot and Killed His Roommate

ICE-T’S 19-year-old grandson is facing a charge of involuntary manslaughter.

Last Tuesday, he was messing with a gun he owned when it went off, and the bullet hit his 19-year-old roommate.

He’s also charged with reckless conduct and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute . . . because the cops found a bunch of pot.

So far, Ice-T hasn’t commented.

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Dirt Alert: Friday, 6/27/14

Robert De Niro Crashed Somebody’s Apartment to Watch the U.S. / Germany Game 

ROBERT DE NIRO really wanted to watch the U.S. / Germany World Cup game yesterday.  Unfortunately, he was filming his upcoming movie “The Intern” in Brooklyn’s Cobble Hill neighborhood.

So during a break in the filming, De Niro found that one of the residents in the building was having a watch party, so he crashed the party, and watched the match!


Shia LaBeouf Was Arrested After Disrupting a Broadway Play 

SHIA LABEOUF was ARRESTED last night after disrupting a Broadway revival of “Cabaret”.

Sources say he was being loud and disruptive during the first act, smoking inside the theater.  Shia was led out in handcuffs by security, then given over to police when he wouldn’t stop being unruly.

Even when he got to the police station, he refused to calm down, SPITTING on the officers repeatedly to a point where they had to put a mask on him!!!

He also told police, quote, “I have millions and millions of dollars and attorneys and I’m going to ruin your career.”

Click here to see a picture of Shia being arrested.  He was reportedly in TEARS at this point.


Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy Are Leaving “The View” . . . Were They Fired? 

Yesterday, SHERRI SHEPHERD and JENNY MCCARTHY announced that they’re leaving “The View”.  They both made it sound like it was THEIR decision, but there’s talk they were FIRED.

Supposedly, the show is looking to start all over . . . although for now, WHOOPI GOLDBERG is still onboard.

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Best and Worst Beaches in America

And now, your Random Fact to start your day!!!  The water at one out of 10 U.S. beaches isn’t safe for people to swim in.

You can see if the beach you’re going to is one of them on a map by clicking here.

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Dirt Alert: Thursday, 6/26/14

Pippa Middleton to Give Her First Interview EVER!

Pippa Middleton – is giving her first interview ever.  Matt Lauer has taped the interview with Pippa that will air on the Today Show Monday and Tuesday of next week.


Sharon Stone Is Dating Antonio Banderas? 

ANTONIO BANDERAS may have already moved on from MELANIE GRIFFITH . . . to SHARON STONE.  Like Melanie, Sharon is 56 . . . three years older than Antonio, but she LOOKS about 10 years younger than Melanie.

Here’s a quoter from one of our sources, “It’s all very relaxed at the moment and they want to keep it quiet out of respect for Melanie, but there’s no denying the spark is there.

Click here to see some pictures of Antonio and Sharon together at Cannes last month


Diane Sawyer Is “Stepping Down” as Host of “ABC World News”  

DIANE SAWYER is “stepping down” as host of “ABC World News” after this summer.  Beginning September 2nd, DAVID MUIR will take over.

Diane has hosted the show since 2009, when she replaced CHARLIE GIBSON.

It’s unclear why Diane is leaving, although an ABC suit says it was her call . . . and that she’s taking on a new role, creating, quote, “innovative specials, and tackling big issues and ideas.”

(–To me, that sort of SOUNDS like she was demoted.)


North Korea Will Retaliate if the New Seth Rogen / James Franco Movie is Released 

North Korea has called the new SETH ROGEN / JAMES FRANCO movie “The Interview” an “act of terrorism and war”, because it’s about two guys who try to assassinate KIM JONG-UN.

They also claim that if the movie is released, quote, “a merciless counter-measure will be taken.”

In the movie, Seth plays a TV producer, and JAMES FRANCO is an on-air host.  When they get a chance to interview North Korean dictator KIM JONG-UN, the U.S. government asks them to ASSASSINATE him.

Here’s the trailer:

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Wet Nose Wednesday – Cocoa

Every Wednesday at 8:40, Guardian Angel Pet Rescue joins the Mike and Mandy show to showcase a special animal that needs a good home.

This week’s featured pet is Cocoa.


Cocoa has been living as an outside dog for the last several years in the hot Memphis summers and recent frigid winters. His owner decided to surrender him to rescue so he could be adopted by someone who wanted to give him the love and attention he deserve. Cocoa is an 8-10 year old Shih Tzus that weighs about 10 pounds. He is heartworm negative, neutered, up to date on shots and just had his teeth cleaned. He’s a cute, sweet little love bug that gets along with children, cats and other dogs.

If you would like to adopt this week’s dog…please click here to fill out an electronic adoption form.

For more information on Guardian Angel Pet Rescue, please visit their website by clicking here

We couldn’t do Wet Nose Wednesday without the generous support of our sponsor, Dixie Memorial Pet Cemetery.

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Freak Files: Wednesday, 6/25/14

Don’t Wrestle An Alligator!

A Louisiana man learned his lesson after picking a fight with a live alligator.

GLEN BONIN and a few friends spotted the 11-foot gator on a road in the town of Sulphur.  After downing some alcohol, the men decided to engage the animal.

Bonin says, “(We) took our shirts off, threw it on (the gator’s) face, and we were going to come from behind it and jump on it.”

Unfortunately, the reptile knew something was up and spun around quickly and bit down on Bonin’s hand and tried to rip his arm off.  Somehow, the guy managed to escape the gator’s grip and the men ran off.

Bonin’s hand required medical attention, but he’s hopeful he’ll eventually be able to use it again.  Now, he advises anyone who stumbles across an alligator to “leave it to the professionals.”


A Soccer Fan Fell Through a Second-Story Window When the U.S. Gave Up That Last-Minute Goal

It was pretty heartbreaking when the U.S. gave up that last-minute tying goal to Portugal on Sunday.  But for one guy, it was almost BONE-breaking.

Eric Corey is president of the Miami chapter of a soccer fan club called the American Outlaws.  So he’s a SUPER-FAN, and was watching the game at a bar in Miami.

Anyway, right before the goal, Eric was leading the whole bar in a chant.  Then when Portugal scored, he flipped out . . . and fell backward through a second story WINDOW.

There are a bunch of photos of him being rescued.  Luckily, he landed on an awning, and wasn’t seriously hurt.

Check out the photos by clicking here.


Guy Sues Airline That Flew Him To Grenada, Not Granada

You say Grenada, I say Granada!

Edward Gamson, a Florida dentist, wanted to travel to Granada, Spain.  But where he ended up makes this a Freak File!!!

A little geography lesson: “Granada, Spain is a city founded in the 11th century, famous for its Moorish history and architecture; while Grenada is a Caribbean island off the coast of Venezuela with beautiful beaches and a big producer of spices like nutmeg and cinnamon.”

The dentist didn’t notice anything amiss until the flight tracker on his plane out of London indicated that the aircraft was headed west—on a 9-hour flight, not the 2-hour jaunt to Spain he wanted.

Yes!  He ended up in Grenada courtesy of British Airways!!!

There’s salt in the wound because the airline refused to refund the $4,500 first-class ticket!

Now Edward is suing the airline for $34,000.

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LeBron James Opted Out of His Contract . . . Is He Leaving the Miami Heat? 

LEBRON JAMES opted out of the final two years of his contract with the Miami Heat, meaning that he’s walking away from $42.7 million.  Well, sort of.
He can easily score that money in a new deal, which could still be with the Heat.  Basically, this move just gives him the freedom to look around.
And while everyone is talking about where he will go, the Internet responded with some funny memes and GIFs!  You can find them by clicking here.

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