Tuesday, December 18, 2012

McDonald's waitress fired for adding too many sprinkles to McFlurry

A former McDonald's employee has won £3,000 in compensation following a court case.

Sarah Finch, 19, was fired for gross misconduct after she was deemed to have given too many extra chocolate sprinkles to a colleague on a 99p McFlurry.

inZfuture VIDEO: Why the World Didn't End Yesterday, December 21st, 2012

NASA is so sure the world won't come to an end on Dec. 21, 2012, they have already released this news item for the day after.

Dec. 22, 2012: If you're reading this story, it means one thing: The World Didn't End Yesterday.

According to media reports of an ancient Maya prophecy, the world was supposed to be destroyed on Dec. 21, 2012.

Apparently not.

"The whole thing was a misconception from the very beginning," says Dr. John Carlson, director of the Center for


San Antonio Police stand guard near the Mayan 14 Theaters after an incident Sunday night, Dec. 16, 2012. Photo: JOHN DAVENPORT, San Antonio Express-News / San Antonio Express-News

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With one shot, an off-duty sheriff’s deputy took down a gunman who attempted to opened fire at a crowded movie theater lobby during a late night showing of “The Hobbit” in San Antonio, WOAI reports.

Body Painting: 19th Century Masterpieces Painted On The Human Form

Chadwick Gray and Laura Spector are Austin-based photographers with a passion for two things: 19th-century masterpieces and body painting. In a project titled "Museum Anatomy," the artists combined these unusual interests into one of the most eye-catching homages to classical artwork we've ever seen.

To produce this striking series of body art masterpieces, the duo used images of 19th century portrait paintings gathered from

Chinese Woman Can Write With Both Hands At Once

Think your party trick's pretty special? Sorry, but we're willing to bet it's nowhere near as impressive as Chen Siyuan's super-skill. She can write with both hands at the same time - and in different languages. Beat that!