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Man Arrested For Allegedly Threatening To Blow Up A Best Buy Over Sold Out Video Game!

And apparently this wasn't even the first crime committed over the newly released Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3!

Check out the news report (above) about a Colorado man who was arrested after allegedly threatening to blow up a Best Buy and shoot employees when they didn't have any copies of the video game he claims to have pre-ordered!

This is beyond absurd! As part of his punishment, this man's Xbox should be taken away!

So awful…and crazy.

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Anderson Cooper Vs. Kate Gosselin

Kate never had a chance.

Check out the video (above) in which Anderson Cooper gives Kate Gosselin a well deserved place on the RidicuList!

Sorry Ms. Gosselin, but this was absurd! There are more important things in life than pizza AND french fries!!!!

What do U think about Kate's food-related flip out???

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Fan Who Caught Derek Jeter's 3000th Hit May Owe IRS $14,000 For It!

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Christian Lopez, the fan who caught Derek Jeter's 3000th hit, may not be so lucky after all.

Even though he asked for nothing after returning the ball to his favorite New York Yankee, the team gifted him with a suite to watch games for the rest of the season, including playoffs.

Every fan in the stadium wishing they were the one who made the catch may be a little relieved to hear it may not have been worth it. In fact, according to New York accountants, the historic catch may actually cost Lopez as much as $14,000 in taxes!

Ugh! Really? That's just absurd!

Apparently, since the total value of the seats could exceed $120,000 the IRS would consider that to be taxable income.

However, a law professor says if the seats were A GIFT then they would not be taxable, explaining:

"The legal question of whether it is a gift or prize is whether the transferor is giving the property out of detached and disinterested generosity. It's hard for me, not being a Yankee fan, to think of the Yankees as being in the business of exercising generosity to others, but there's a reasonable case to be made that these were given out of generosity."

Ummm, yeah! It seems pretty reasonable to assume the seats were given out of generosity because the fan willingly gave the ball back when he could have kept it and sold it himself!

Christian Lopez must be a stand up guy because we're actually more upset about this troubling news than he is. He told reporters:

"Worse comes to worse, I'll have to pay the taxes… The IRS has a job to do, so I'm not going to hold it against them, but it would be cool if they helped me out a little on this."

Ha! Yes, that would be VERY cool. What do you say, IRS?

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95-Year-Old Woman Forced To Remove Wet Diaper For Airport Security

Did this woman really look like THAT much of a threat???

Check out the video (above) about a 95-year-old woman who could NOT receive clearance from airport security until she removed her wet depends.

She nearly missed her flight with only two minutes to spare after security gave her the OK to board her plane.

We saw the video of that young child getting a body search! Why does TSA seem to think that adult diapers and OshKosh B'gosh jeans are legitimate security threats???

Have U ever been pulled aside by TSA for an absurd reason?

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Michele Bachmann Gets Glittered!

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Ha!

Last week, we heard all about a new profile of Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann, which revealed that she once thought an ex-nun and lesbian were attempting to kidnap her.

Later on in the profile, we heard the following quote from Michele about being gay:

"Any of you who have members of your family in the lifestyle, we have a member of our family that is. This is not funny. It's a very sad life. It's part of Satan, I think, to say that this is gay. Barbarians need to be educated. They need to be disciplined, and just because someone feels this or thinks this, doesn't mean that we're supposed to go down that road."

We found her comments to be absurd and disgusting…and evidently we weren't alone, because Bachmann was "glittered" (above) by a gay rights activist during a "conservative conference" in Minneapolis, Minn on Saturday.

Okay, so it wasn't the most effective glitter-job EVER, but hey…she tried!

Do U think Michele Bachmann deserved to get glittered for her anti-gay views?

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