A man was arrested after police say he paid a teenage girl $21 to fight another girl he believed was bullying his daughter. Some people would respond to bullying by teaching their daughter self defense. By why do that when there are so many people desperate for work in the down economy? Horrible father or loving Dad reawakening the American entrepreneurial spirit?
The AP claims that more public schools are splitting up boys and girls to help girls. The theory is that boys are aggressive and intimidate girls from learning. Even if that is the case (which I doubt), is that really doing anything to help the girls? Eventually they’ll have to deal with said aggressive and intimidating boys in the real world and if they were separated in school, they will be totally unprepared.
In the age of smart phones and texting while driving, police are cracking down on distracted driving in all forms… even low tech distractions. A 26 year old British man was fined £60 ($90) for checking out a pedestrian as he passed. He claims that while he was staring out the back window at the time he was caught on a police camera, he was in full control of the vehicle.
It looks like the epic Scientology-exposing divorce battle royale between Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise has been avoided. The two have reportedly signed a divorce settlement.