March 10th, 2014\
Monday, 10 March 2014 13:10

ROB FORD MESSES UP DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME: Toronto mayor Rob Ford messed up Daylight Savings time by telling everyone to set their clocks back instead of forward. The tweet was taken down 30-minutes later, but not before the Internet gave Ford flak for his mistake. The tweet read quote, "Daylight Saving Time starts this evening, turn your clocks back and change batteries in smoke alarms." (Mashable)

5K RUNNER WEAR UNDERWEAR IN THE OUTSIDE FOR CHARITY: About 300 Michigan runners wore their underwear on the outside, as part of the "FUNderwear Run" and the "LaughFest" comedy festival. The 5K run, which began at Grand Rapids Community College, included performances by Lily Tomlin and Jay Leno. Temperatures were in the low 20's, but that didn't stop runners from raising money for cancer patients in the Grand Rapids area. (UPI)

WOMAN MARRIES DOG: A 47-year-old divorcee has married her loyal pet terrier named Sheba. Amanda Rogers and Sheba tied the knot in front of 200 people in Split, Croatia even though the marriage isn't legally recognized. The ceremony took place in August 2012 after Rogers got down on one knee to propose to Sheba. Roger said that she could quote, "...tell by her tail wagging that she said yes". (Metro)

MEN COULD GET YEAR FOR "CANNONBALL" ON MANATEES: Two men pleaded guilty in Federal court in Orlando for diving onto a manatee and her calf. 22-year-olds Seth Andrew Stephenson and Taylor Blake Martin, who posted a video of their cannonball, could face one year in prison and a $50,000 fine. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are hoping to address the illegal harassment of manatees as well as other activities that might result in the death or injury of Florida's endangered manatees. (Florida Today)

 

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