A Connecticut woman charged with driving under the influence was drunk on vanilla extract, which contains a significant amount of alcohol, police said. Hearst Connecticut Media reports that New Canaan police found 50-year-old Stefanie Warner-Grise sitting in a car at an intersection with her eyes closed at about 4:45 p.m. Wednesday. Officers say they found several bottles of pure vanilla extract inside her vehicle. They say they detected an odor of vanilla on her breath, her speech was slurred and she was unable to answer basic questions. Police say she was arrested after failing filed sobriety tests. Warner-Grise was released on a promise to appearRead More →

Controversial YouTube star Logan Paul has apologised after claiming that he wants to “go gay for a month”. Only a year after the controversial video that he filmed in Japan’s “suicide forest”, Paul has courted fresh controversy by announcing his plans to “go gay” on a recent podcast. Speaking on the Impaulsive series, he said: “We’re vegan now, and we’re sober. January is sober, vegan January. February is fatal February.” After co-host Mike Majlak explained that ‘fatal February’ would involve meat and copious amounts of alcohol, Paul then turned his attentions to the following month. “Then March – it’s male-only March. We’re gonna attempt toRead More →

Photography from a 2015 post on the Bluegrass Preps message board of Covington High School Students wearing black body paint during a school basketball game began circulating online, with some accusing the students of wearing blackface (shown below). On January 21st, 2019, Snopes published an article about the photo titled “Is This Picture from a Covington Catholic High School Basketball Game?”, which listed the claim as “True” but cited comments on the BluegrassPreps message board indicating that the intent of the body paint “was not racial.” “Based on comments in the BluegrassPreps message board, the intent of the black body paint was not racial butRead More →