Monthly Archives: February 2013

George Plimpton’s Mother Saved His Life

According to author George Plimpton, his mother once saved his life. He was swimming far from shore, and he began to drown. He had gone down twice, and he knew that after he drowned, his mother would go through his … Continue reading

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Red Skelton Gets Held Up

Comedian Red Skelton was robbed or burgled a few times in his life. Once, in Las Vegas, a man with a gun demanded all his cash. Red handed over the couple of hundred dollars he was carrying, but the man … Continue reading

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“Without a Word Being Spoken, Jeremy [Henwood] Bought the Food and Handed It to Him”

One of San Diego, California, Police Officer Jeremy Henwood’s final acts was buying a meal at McDonald’s for a 10-year-old African-American boy who had some coins, but not enough for the meal he wanted. The security video came to light … Continue reading

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