Tennis Chief Moore Resigns Over Comments Made About Women
Tennis Chief Moore Resigns Over Comments Made About Women: Indian Wells tennis tournament CEO Raymond Moore has stepped down after provoking outrage by stating top-level women players ride “on the coattails of the men” and are “very, very lucky” to have equal prize money. Moore’s allies say its ridiculous for people to try and paint him as anti-woman, pointing out that Moore bought his lovely wife a new dishwasher and a top-of-the-line vacuum cleaner last Christmas.
Man Descends 80-Foot Seattle Tree After 25-Hours: A man who became an internet sensation after spending 25 hours perched on top of an 80-foot-tall sequoia tree in the middle of Seattle’s shopping district, has finally been coaxed down by police. I’m going to go out on a limb here and say maybe its time Seattle residents cut back on those double expresso shots. The irony is, after spending all that time up a tree, now he’s gonna find himself up a creek. Police are hopeful the man will see the error of his ways and turn over a new leaf.
Frito-Lay and Busch Beer Trucks Collide in Florida: The Florida Highway Patrol is reporting that two trucks, one carrying Busch beer and another carrying Frito-Lay chips have collided on Interstate 95. Commuters say this is one instance where they wouldn’t mind encountering a little “dip” in the road. Meanwhile, frustrated law enforcement officials are said to be arguing over who’s responsible for calling “last-call” on an intestate highway.