2012 Honda Civic Si sedan wrecked in New York City, April 2013

How Did This 2012 Honda Civic Si Get So Strangely Mangled?

We see a lot of wrecked cars in our part of New York City, but this one is a real head-scratcher. It's a near-new 2012 Honda Civic Si four-door sedan that was damaged badly enough that both front wheel carriers have snapped. That means that during the process of towing it to the curb, both front... read more

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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Causes Four-Car Pile-Up: Can He Get It Fixed?

Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia is known for being a little maverick-y. Over the course of his career, he's developed a reputation as a very smart, highly opinionated... read more March 30, 2011 by

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In The Hot Seat: NHTSA To Examine Seat Heater Burn Cases

Many of us have experienced the unpleasant roasting of thighs and backside when sitting on leather or vinyl seats after they've spent a day in the sun. You wouldn't expect... read more March 16, 2011 by


Jewel Is Alive And Well, Thanks To Her Cadillac SRX

We haven't heard much from Jewel in a while, and many of us were beginning to think that she might've headed off to a retirement Vanagon somewhere in Alaska, bringing her... read more March 14, 2011 by

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Prince Harry's Car Hits Paparazzo After Late-Night Rugby Bash

Even leading the charmed life of an English prince can't guarantee good drivers--or self-preservation on the part of paparazzi. Early Sunday morning, a silver Ford carrying... read more February 27, 2011 by

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Fatal Accident A Result Of Driver Updating Facebook Status?

Only a few weeks ago we were speculating on the wealth of distractions the modern motorist has to face. Phone calls, texting... even updating your Facebook status. The latter... read more February 16, 2011 by

Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama's Nephew Killed During Valentine's Day 'Walk for Tibet'

Sad news from Florida today: Jigme K. Norbu, nephew of spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, was struck by a moving vehicle on Monday night. He was pronounced dead at the scene... read more February 15, 2011 by

Van catches fire after getting stuck in Chicago snow

Snowpocalypse Strikes Back: Stuck Van Burns To The Ground

Those of you in the many snowbound cities across the north and midwest this morning know just how inconvenient the wintry precipitation can be. But at least it didn't set... read more February 2, 2011 by

Gary Collins

Gary Collins Strikes Again: Now Wanted For 'Driving Into The Back Of A Woman'

Gary Collins' reign of terror continues! The former TV regular and human driving hazard -- better known to Southerners as Mr. Mary Ann Mobley -- is now wanted for hit-and-run... read more November 4, 2010 by

Princess Beatrice

Princess Beatrice's BMW Bashed In Britain

So, apparently, there is a Princess Beatrice. And apparently, she's fifth in line to the British throne. We have already learned so much more than we usually do on Mondays... read more October 18, 2010 by

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Transformers 3 Has Another On-Set Accident: The Crash Of The Bumblebee

As you might've heard, there's going to be a third Transformers film. Megan Fox isn't involved. Michael Bay is. We've already begun stockpiling tomatoes. The shoot for... read more October 13, 2010 by


Segway Owner Dies In Segway Accident

We're sorry to report that Jimi Heselden, the lead owner of Segway PT, has died -- apparently from an accident on his own Segway. Heselden began life as a miner and and... read more September 27, 2010 by

Tom Brady

Tom Brady's Audi S8 Plays Defense In Two-Car Collision

The New England Patriots could've found themselves in a bind yesterday when star quarterback Tom Brady got sacked in a two-car crash. Thankfully, Brady's sporty Audi S8 kept... read more September 10, 2010 by

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AnnaLynne McCord Uses Her Feminine Wiles To (Allegedly) Weasel Out Of A Fender-Bender

A week ago, some guy named Aaron was motoring around town, minding his own business, when -- WHAM -- out of the blue, AnnaLynne McCord nailed him. Which isn't especially... read more September 9, 2010 by

Screencap of stunt accident from the set of Transformers 3

Video: Michael Bay's Transformers 3 Puts An Extra In A Coma

Last week, an extra on the set of Michael Bay's Transformers 3 was gravely injured when a stunt went horribly wrong. The actress -- 24-year-old Gabriela Cedillo -- was on a... read more September 8, 2010 by

Gary Busey

Warning: Gary Busey Impersonator Roams The Highways Of California

Have you seen this man? Probably so. In fact, you've probably seen him making this very face on red carpets and in mug shots for the past several years. And what about The... read more August 27, 2010 by


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