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More Trouble at Uber

Maybe — with huge financial issues — poorly performing stock and a loss of over ONE BILLION DOLLARS  — UBER has given walking papers of more the 400 marketing employees — UBER calls the move a “reorganization”… watch for other changes and possible rate increases in the coming months!!!

A screen shows the numbers of Uber during the ride sharing companie’s IPO at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) May 10, 2019 located on Wall Street in New York City. (Photo by Johannes EISELE / AFP) (Photo credit should read JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Winged Critters take over Vegas?

Hot summertime Las Vegas has been invaded — but not by tourists! Thousands of grasshoppers have moved onto the popular Vegas strip —the most popular destination is the Luxor Hotel and it’s 30 story high pyramid.  Bug experts say the critters could linger for weeks and can even be seen from planes flying overhead.  The “hoppers” don’t bit and don’t sting — one Vegas church called the invasion “the work of devils.”

Brits Fine Unruly Passenger over $100,000!

On a flight from the UK to Turkey, the British say a passenger, “displayed a catalogue of aggressive, abusive and dangerous behavior,” including attempting to open cabin door during the flight. The flight had to return to Britain and land with an escort of fighter jets from the Royal Air Force. Oh, and the passenger has been “banned for life” from flying BA!!!  

Man Uses His Head to Smuggle Cocaine Through Airport Security

Police noticed a man had a large gray lump wrapped in cellophane set on top of his bald head with a really bad small toupee trying to cover the package. He added a poorly placed small hat on top of the precariously placed package — and was quite nervous when going through airport security — all in all, the traveler didn’t seem to be using his head well with this try???

Live on a Private Island for Less Than a House in LA

If you want to live 12 miles off the coast of Belize, $465,000 gets you a small home in Hopkins Village on this small Belize Island of about 40,000 — and you get your own boat dock as well as solar energy set up with back up generator.  The medium price of a home these days in Los Angeles is around $665,000 — maybe it’s time to move and enjoy lazy island life???