An Oregon woman called 911 to report that a man, wanted by police, was breaking into her house. The dispatcher told her that due to budget cuts the police could not respond. The man eventually broke in and raped her.
On Christmas, 1979 the first president of Equatorial Guinea had 150 of his opponents killed; Soldiers dressed up in Santa Clause outfits and executed them in a football stadium while amplifiers played “Those Were the Days”.
Two Domino’s Pizza employees in North Carolina were arrested in 2009 after a video surfaced on the Internet that showed one of them putting cheese up his nose while preparing sandwiches, farting on salami slices, and blowing his nose on the food, as the second employee filmed.
In 1884, following a shipwreck, four men were in a flimsy 13-foot lifeboat for 20 days when they decided to kill the comatose cabin boy so they might survive on his flesh. When they returned home to England, they were tried, convicted of murder and sentenced to death.
The longest prison sentence in the world was 141,078 years for running a Thai pyramid scheme.
A woman in 2013 falsely claimed that a man raped her, putting him in prison for four years. Her punishment? 2 months in jail. She was even allowed to serve her sentence on weekends.
In 2008, a woman’s 4 year old child was struck and killed by a drunk driver while they were crossing the street. Because she hadn’t been in a crosswalk, the police charged the woman for 2nd degree vehicular homicide, and jaywalking. The driver was later found by police and admitted to driving under the influence of alcohol and pain killers when the accident took place. Also, he was also blind in one eye. On top of it, he had a prior record of serious convictions; including two hit-and-runs in the past. He was set free after serving only six months of his five-year sentence.
The murder rate in Honduras is so high that some cities have had to start offering a program for free funerals. There is a violent death in Honduras every 74 minutes.
The woman who falsely accused Duke Lacrosse players of raping her is currently in prison for murdering her boyfriend in 2013.
In 1991, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad’s son killed 2 people while driving. He was only ticketed for improper lane usage & fined $15.