Take the money and run

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Hollie Newton
May 30, 2014

 

50 years ago, 1964: Auto maker Henry Ford II said he would support President Johnson for reelection no matter whom the Republicans nominated. Ford said his vote for Johnson would be his first for a Democratic presidential candidate.

25 years ago, 1989: Two Florida elementary school students were charged with grand theft after they slipped $10,100 into their pants during a field trip to a bank where they were taken to a vault to "look at the money and touch it."

10 years ago, 2004: Alternative medicines - including yoga, meditation, herbs and the Atkins diet - appeared to be growing in popularity in the U.S., perhaps because of dissatisfaction with conventional care. More than a third of American adults used such practices.

Comments

Stop It

25 years ago. lol...

reddog

Does anyone else wonder whatever happened to those elementary kids who stuffed the bank $ down their pants? I'd love a "Where are they now?" segment on them.

ClassicPatrick

Here is the real original story about the two boys. http://tinyurl.com/nbn8wgy