Track Coach Fired After She Went to Prom With a 17-Year-Old Student

If you were a married woman who worked with children, you think you'd know better than to go to the prom with one of your students. But apparently Melissa Bowerman, 41, did not. She and her husband Jon Bowerman, 73, are the volunteer track coaches at a small high school in Eastern Oregon. In a strange twist, Bowerman… » 5/21/12 11:55pm 5/21/12 11:55pm

Papa John's Employee Unwisely Decides to Call Customer 'Lady Chinky…


Papa John's Pizza promises you "Better Ingredients. Better Pizza," but they may now also have to worry about offering up "Less Racism." Yesterday, Minhee Cho posted a Papa John's receipt on Twitter where they'd put her name down as "lady chinky eyes." Stay classy, Papa John's employees! Obviously the minute this hit… » 1/08/12 12:05pm 1/08/12 12:05pm

Faking a Casting Call to Abduct a Baby: Not a Good Idea

Just ask actress/model/singer Michelle Marie Gopaul, who's now facing charges of abduction of a minor after doing just this. Another item to put on your list of lifetime don'ts! » 1/08/11 3:00pm 1/08/11 3:00pm

How Alcohol Has Ruined Potato Chips For One Woman... And Other Tragedies

Writer/publicist Sloane Crosley treats us to a glimpse into her history with demon liquor in today's Times. The worst thing about alcohol? A bad tequila experience ruined Lay's potato chips for her forever. » 12/30/08 4:20pm 12/30/08 4:20pm