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12 Bizarre Taxes You Didn't Know You Were Paying by State

Lisa Greene-Lewis, CPA | Posted 04.08.2016 | Business
Lisa Greene-Lewis, CPA

Ask anybody about taxes and be ready to set aside your afternoon for a spirited debate, especially during an election year. Some think we are taxed to...

Drug Suspect Shows A Little Tongue Action In Hilarious Mug Shot

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.07.2016 | Weird News

Tell us how you really feel. When Jacob Cunningham was arrested Feb. 29 in Trinity County, Texas, he expressed his displeasure with the situation by s...

Deer Crashes Through Car's Windshield, Lands In Backseat

Associated Press | David Moye | Posted 11.13.2015 | Weird News

PLANO, Texas (AP) — A Dallas-area driver found himself with an unexpected passenger when a deer smashed through his windshield and ended up in the b...

Onion Truck Ironically Catches Fire Near Frying Pan Road

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.02.2015 | Weird News

KFDA - NewsChannel 10 / Amarillo News, Weather, Sports Folks in Bushland, Texas, may have been a little teary-eyed on Tuesday because of a very stinky...

Texas Cop Accused Of Groping Woman, Firing Gun Into Hotel Wall

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.10.2015 | Crime

A Texas police officer is accused of firing a gun into a hotel gazebo after a server told him to stop groping her. Now the cop is facing criminal char...

Formerly 41 Pound Cat Now A Svelte 19 Pounds

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.27.2015 | Weird News

DALLAS (AP) — A former 41-pound cat dubbed Skinny has lost more than half of his weight to become the darling of a Dallas veterinary clinic. Dr. Bri...

Man Breaks Leg Trying To Have Sex With Horse, Police Say

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.11.2015 | Weird News

It was a Texas man's third arrest for having sex with a horse, and this time, he paid for it in pain. Cirilo Castillo Jr., 45, was arraigned last w...

Male Strippers At Antique Show Get A Rise Out Of Texas Town

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.13.2015 | Weird News

Everything old is blue again? It is in Warrenton, Texas, where a woman is hoping to capitalize on an upcoming antique show weekend have a male str...

Woman Allegedly Headbutts Tax Worker At Big Box Store

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.10.2015 | Weird News

A woman in Deer Park, Texas, has been banned from her local Walmart after allegedly headbutting a tax worker during a disagreement. The incident ha...

Texas Elementary Students Forced To Undergo 'Poop Inspections'

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.28.2015 | Weird News

When officials at an elementary school in Gustine, Texas, kept finding poop on the gym floor, they decided to get to the bottom of the matter. But ...

Man Whose Phone Was Stolen Arrested For Alleged Child Porn

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.22.2015 | Crime

A Houston man is behind bars after authorities allegedly discovered child porn on his stolen phone. Daniel Garcia, 20, had his Galaxy Note 3 stolen...

WHERE'S THE BEEF? Woman Suspected Of Epic Sausage Heist

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.27.2014 | Weird News

A woman accused of stealing $6,400 worth of sausage from her employer isn't coming out a wiener. Regina Shaw, 45, was arrested on Tuesday and charg...

Drinking Game Losers Allegedly Shoot Up Party

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.20.2014 | Crime

A friendly beer pong match at a house party in Ames, Texas, turned violent Sunday afternoon when two men on the losing side allegedly opened fire on g...

Man Stabs Roommate For Being Loud During Threesome: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.04.2014 | Weird News

A man in San Antonio, Texas faces felony charges for allegedly stabbing his roommate numerous times for making too much noise while having sex. Ant...

Constable Storms High School Football Game To Argue

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.03.2014 | Weird News

They take high school football very seriously in Liberty County, Texas. So seriously that one law enforcement official recently stormed the field d...

Texas Woman Is A Real-Life Tiger

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.31.2014 | Weird News

When Katzen Hobbes was a toddler, she had dreams where she saw herself covered in tiger stripes. When she was 18, she started making that dream a r...

Grandfather Made 10-Month-Old Take 'Ice Bucket Challenge'?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.29.2014 | Weird News

A grandfather in Houston, Texas, may be in trouble with the law after allegedly making his 10-month-old granddaughter take the ice bucket challenge. ...

DON'T SHRED ON ME! Join The Open-Carry Guitar Rally

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.24.2014 | Weird News

The Second Amendment guarantees the right to bear arms, but what about axes -- as in guitars? A group of Dallas residents will find out July 4 when...

Customer Sues Stripper For Harry Potter DVDs

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.21.2014 | Weird News

Robert Wallace is mad: He gave his heart, soul and Harry Potter DVD collection to a Houston stripper. Now he can't even get back the Potter films. ...

Teacher Arrested For Alleged DWI While Driving To School

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.13.2014 | Weird News

A middle school teacher in Humble, Texas has been charged with DWI after authorities said she was swerving all over the road -- while she was on the w...

David Lohr

What Do You Get When You Cross A Cat With A Serial Killer?

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 05.13.2014 | Crime

These serial killers are real pussies. Texas painter Sarah Hamilton recently took her love of cats and her fascination with serial killers and merg...

Everything Is Big In Texas -- Including Spelling Errors

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.07.2014 | Weird News

A car dealership in Longview, Texas, is seeing the writing on the wall after discovering a huge spelling error on a billboard. Six months ago, Gorm...

Alleged Chupacabra Euthanized

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.07.2014 | Weird News

A couple in Ratcliffe, Texas who captured what they believed was a living chupacabra has had the creature euthanized. Last week, Jackie and Bubba S...

Woman Urinates On Cop And Says It Was Intentional: Police

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.03.2014 | Weird News

Keandra Harrison may have gone out of her way to piss off a Texas police officer by allegedly urinating on him during an interrogation, TV station KET...

Man Who 'Whizzed On The Alamo' Could Get 18 Months In Prison

Reuters | Posted 04.11.2014 | Weird News

By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - An El Paso man faces up to 18 months in jail after pleading guilty to urinating on the Alamo, th...