A Basketball Coach Was Fired, for Impersonating a 13-Year-Old Player in a Game

This sounds like the plot of an ’80s movie, which wouldn’t actually happen in real life.  But it did.  Two weeks ago, the assistant coach of a girls JV basketball team in Virginia entered the game herself, as a player.  Her name is Arlisha Boykins, and she’s 22. She was impersonating a 13-year-old who was

Is TikTok’s “100 Envelope Challenge” Clever, or Stupid?

If you’re on TikTok, you may have seen the “100 envelope challenge” videos.  The hashtag has accumulated more than 160 MILLION views.  There are several different versions, but here’s the idea: You get 100 envelopes, and number them 1 to 100.  On Day #1, you put $1 into the first envelope, on Day #2, you

This Viral Tweet About Pens Is Dividing the Internet

A recent Twitter post that asks social media users which pen is their favorite writing utensil has gone viral and it has stirred debate among modern-day scribes. Chris Grosse, a sports marketer from Happy Valley, Pennsylvania, shared a photo-attached tweet that displays seven pen options – each of which has an assigned number. “OK, you can only

A School Cafeteria Worker Stole $1.5 Million Worth of Chicken Wings

Elderly, suburban high school cafeteria workers may seem harmless, but some are capable of high-stakes avian thievery. 66-year-old Vera Liddell was the “food service director” at a school district in Illinois.  But she was arrested, for stealing $1.5 MILLION worth of chicken wings. She’d been working there for at least a decade, but during the

Good News: Cars, Grenades, and Helping 1,000 Blind People See Again

Here are a few more good news stories making the rounds. 1.  YouTube star Jimmy Donaldson, a.k.a., MrBeast, is making waves for all the right reasons.  He helped 1,000 people see again by getting them cataract surgery.  He started with 40 people at homeless shelters and free clinics in Florida.  Then a group helped him find more than