The city of Beijing, China, has declared war on barbecue grills.
Government officials have destroyed more than 500 open-air barbecues in order to get their smog problem under control.
With over 11 million people living in Beijing, the city certainly has a pollution problem.
But you’ve got to wonder how much progress is being made by turning 500 grills into scrap metal. (IdahoStateJournal.com)
No picture is worth that much! A teen dad in England was duped into buying a photo of an Xbox One console instead of the real thing! Peter Clatworthy, 19, thought he was purchasing the gaming system from a reputable eBay seller, and coughed up $750 so he could give it to his 4-year-old son. But it turns out the item was specifically marketed as a “photo” and that’s exactly what he got! eBay has since ordered the seller to return Clatworthy’s money.
Health officials are warning people in Wisconsin against eating a traditional holiday snack with a not-so-festive name: the cannibal sandwich. The appetizer, made of raw ground beef on rye cocktail bread and topped with a slice of onion, has been linked to outbreaks of food poisoning since the 1970s, including more than a dozen cases last year. The dish is especially popular in Polish and German communities in the Milwaukee area during the holiday season.