Weed Smoking Boxing Champ Says Ricky Williams Doesn't Deserve So Many Hits2004-12-21 - El Cajon, CA
- Ricky Williams is taking a lot of hits for admitting he smokes pot, but he's getting support from a boxer named Tiger Smalls.
Handicapping Razzie Awards Harder Than Oscars
2004-12-21 - Los Angeles, CA - Film fans are having a hard time handicapping this year's Oscar race -- but it's even more difficult for the people who want to determine the year's worst movies.
Tom Poston Clowns Around With New Role
2004-12-21 - Los Angeles, CA - Actor Tom Poston is best known as handyman George Utley from the 1980s sitcom "Newhart" but, these days, he's clowning around.
Double Dipping To Be Avoided To Prevent Flu
2004-12-21 - Roswell, GA - Health conscious Americans who are avoiding the flu will be avoiding double-dippers at holiday parties.
Kerri Strug Doing Flips For Lupus Wristbands
2004-12-21 - Washington - The world hasn't seen much of Olympic gold medalist Kerri Strug, but these days she's doing cartwheels over a purple wristband to raise awareness for lupus.
Smelling The Greed Of '80s Music Inspires Modern Rockers Gomez
2004-12-21 - Los Angeles, CA - Inspiration can strike a musician in many ways, but for the English modern rock band Gomez, it comes in the form of a 80s music compilation tape.
Text Messaging Fuses New Game Show
2004-12-21 - New York, NY - The future of game shows may be here now thanks to a new series that combines modern technology with old rebus puzzles.
What You Do Before A First Date Is Crucial To Good As The Date Itself
2004-12-21 - San Diego, CA - Are you going on a first date after a long time out of the dating scene? Well, what you do before the date may be as important as the date itself.
American Housewives Are Marthas, Roseannes, Annettes Or Debras
2004-12-21 - Chicago, IL - When it comes to making a house a home, housewives fall into four categories.
Flash Lites December 21st, 2004 - Rip 'N' Read Recap
2004-12-21 - Los Angeles, CA - Pamela Anderson will be stretching her acting muscles with an upcoming appearance on the ABC series, "8 Simple Rules." Anderson will appear on the Jan. 7 episode and play a blonde bombshell who hits on David Spade while he's tutoring her for a G.E.D.
Around The Weird - Bizarre News Briefs for December 21st, 2004
2004-12-21 - Honolulu, HI - A Christmas tree shortage in Hawaii has sent pine prices through the roof. Prices jumped to $200 a tree which has buyers crying foul saying that prices doubled overnight. The shortage is being blamed on trying to compensate for overbuying last year, but retailers are now aware that this year they've under bought.