Contributed by Robert Leroe on Dec 12, 2012
DEADLY VENDING MACHINES
The media’s been reporting on the health risks of too much soda and other sugary drinks; New York's Mayor Bloomberg has taken the step of banning super-size sodas...but even more deadly are the vending machines.
Each year, dozens of people are killed by vending
Contributed by Dan Cormie on Oct 25, 2002
THE OLD MAN AND THE GULLS
It is gratitude that prompted an old man to visit an old broken pier on the eastern seacoast of Florida. Every Friday night, until his death in 1973, he would return, walking slowly and slightly stooped with a large bucket of shrimp. The sea gulls would flock to this