Update: A Bumpy Start For 'Sleep Across America' Dude2003-06-03 - Aspen, CO
- A Los Angeles man has just embarked on an attempt to sleep his way across America -- and he had a rough and sweaty time his first night.
Englishman Wants To Eliminate Boring Foreign Films
2003-06-03 - London, England - Many film snobs automatically assume European films are more artistic than big budget Hollywood flicks, but one English film expert sees otherwise.
Enslaving Private Ryan
2003-06-03 - Port Jefferson, NY - A woman from Port Jefferson, New York, is heading for the Himalayas in order to get the lowdown on some soldiers who've been missing in action since World War II.
Iron Maiden's Dickinson Flying The Friendly Skies
2003-06-03 - Reykjavik, Iceland - Passengers of Iceland Express airline may get a surprise when they hear the voice of their captain over the loudspeaker.
Circus Elephants Relax And Revive At 'Trunk Med'
2003-06-03 - Hohenwald, TN - An ex-zookeeper and elephant trainer has set up a sanctuary for circus pachyderms that's a sort-of "Trunk Med."
Man Attempts To Break Firewalking World Record
2003-06-03 - Spring Hill, FL - Talk about lighting a fire under yourself: A Florida-based motivational speaker will attempt to break the world's record for the longest walk over hot coals.
Astral Plane Really Just One Big Singles Bar
2003-06-03 - Woodland Hills, CA - If you want to find your dream lover, sometimes you have to resort to the astral plane.
'Hairspray' Success Causing People To Beehive To Baltimore
2003-06-03 - Baltimore, MD - The success of the Broadway musical "Hairspray" is causing people to beehive to Baltimore, the city that provides the setting.
A Phone Number To God? Some People Already Have It
2003-06-03 - Baltimore, MD - Much has been made over moviegoers trying to call God using the phone number from the Jim Carrey deity movie "Bruce Almighty."
Flash Lites June 3rd, 2003 - Rip 'N' Read Recap
2003-06-03 - New York, NY - The initials in NBA definitely don't stand for "No Broads Allowed." Lisa Marie Presley and Jewel are scheduled to perform during the halftime shows of the finals.
Around The Weird - Bizarre News Briefs for June 3rd, 2003
2003-06-03 - New York, NY - Godzilla may be scaring folks away from Tokyo. It's the least attractive city in the world, according to a survey of executives by Christian & Timbers. Forty-seven percent of execs say they'd never live in Tokyo; 22 percent hate Los Angeles and 13 percent don't want go near New York.