Thursday, April 18, 2019

episode 190418

Other Items Of Interest will now be available on Thursdays. Hey, today's Thursday! What a coincidence! Here have an episode. We'll try this Thursday release for a while, see how it works. It'll probably be fine. Right?

This week on Other Items Of Interest, there are bird attacks, robot burglars, and a man sues his parents for throwing away his porn. All that, and more, on a very special Christmas edition of Other Items Of Interest.

host, Jack Zablocki
music, Honed Flesh Jet
production, Jim Herrod

Show Notes:
B.C. man found guilty of driving while on phone, despite dead battery | CTV News

Deputies surround burglar in Oregon home, find out suspect is Roomba trapped in bathroom | KATU

Doin’ the Mashed Potato! Mississippi community baffled by bowls of mashed potatoes on people’s doorsteps - New York Daily News

Man who abused Virgin airline staff deemed too fat for jail - NZ Herald

Mistrial declared for man who snapped thumb off of $4.5M Pa. statue -

Veteran comedian Ian Cognito jokes about dying before dropping dead onstage - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

A family from Quebec drove home from Florida with a dead body in the backseat | Vancouver Sun

Florida man films himself placing cigarette in gator's mouth,...

Large, flightless bird attacks and kills man in Florida

Dog undergoes emergency surgery after swallowing Nintendo game cartridge | UK News | Sky News

Man sues parents for getting rid of his vast porn collection

MILLENNIAL MELTDOWN: Instagram star sobs she can’t work 9-5 | County Weekly News

Primates with smaller genitalia compensate by being flashy and aggressive - New York Daily News