Escaped Inmate Body Slammed at Ohio Store


Surveillance footage shows an escaped prison inmate casually buying an iced tea at a convenience store when -- BAM.

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The Black Keys Sponsored Their Very Own Little League Baseball Team

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The Black Keys recently sponsored a Little League Baseball team in Akron, Ohio, where singer Dan Auerbach once played baseball when he was a child.


WWII Vet 'Grandpa' Jack Potter Is Still Being Evicted From His Home

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Despite an Internet fundraising campaign that netted $139,000, WWII vet Jack Potter is still being evicted by his own daughter after she refused his offer.


Florida Or Ohio: ‘Naked Man Found Hiding In Neighbor’s Dryer’

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A man was arrested for disorderly conduct after he went streaking and was found hiding naked in his neighbor's dryer, so did it happen in Florida or Ohio?


Ohio Bans Internet Cafes Out Of Fear That People Might Gamble In Them

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Ohio is a lovely state but there seems to be some confusion over what an Internet cafe actually is.


Woman Tried To Evict Her Father From The Home He Built, So The Internet Raised $138,000

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As his own daughter is trying to evict him from the home that he built, WWII vet John Potter couldn't believe strangers would donate $138,000 to him.


The 2013 NHL All-Star Game, Coming Soon To The Back Of An African Child Near You

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The NHL Lockout is over and a lot of things are still up in the air -- I'm still waiting on the <a href="http://flyers.nhl.com/club/schedule.htm" target="_blank">updated Flyers schedule</a> to see if I'll be able to catch a game while I'm in town for <a href="http://www.nationalprowrestlingday.com/" target="_blank">National Pro Wrestling Day</a> -- but one thing is for sure: the NHL All-Star Game has been crumpled up and thrown in the garbage.


Today In Awesome Wrestling News: PRIME Wrestling Made A Handicapped Fan’s Dream Come True

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In case you missed our story about <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/12/wwe-daniel-bryan-visits-kid-with-cancer-no-lock-video" target="_blank">WWE's Daniel Bryan letting 7-year-old Connor 'Stone Crusher' Michalek tap him out to the No Lock</a>, pro wrestling news can be happy and positive.


Jurassic Prank: Animatronic T-Rex Dinosaur On The Loose In Ohio


An animatronic T-Rex dinosaur costume was used to prank residents of Columbus, Ohio. It was super effective.


The Undecided Ohio Voters


This election may come down to Ohio.


New Cleveland Tourism Idea: Never Show This Browns Fan Piss Bucket Video To Anyone

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There have been a lot of videos that exemplified the Cleveland experience -- the <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tRBDMMVctu8" target="_blank">"Factory Of Sadness"</a> and <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ysmLA5TqbIY" target="_blank">hastily-made tourism videos among them</a> -- but none quite so beautifully as this one.


As Snarky As We Get, Don't Forget That Sportsmanship Is Awesome

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After years of the <a href="http://warmingglow.uproxx.com/tag/florida-or-ohio" target="_blank">'Florida Or Ohio?'</a> game making criminals and ridiculous people easy to geographically identify, it looks like the people of Ohio are getting it together -- on the heels of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/05/tearjerking-story-of-the-day-matt-finishes-his-run-at-field-day" target="_blank">the most inspiring Ohio elementary school field day of all time</a> comes the story of West Liberty-Salem High junior Meghan Vogel, a state champion in the 1,600 meters who turned her burned-out 3,200 meters performance into the best acts of sportsmanship you're likely to see.

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One Year Later, ‘Golden-Voiced’ Homeless Man Ted Williams Is Doing Just Fine

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It's kind of hard to believe that <a href="http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/lookout/homeless-man-golden-voice-becomes-2011-first-viral-20110105-102908-016.html">it's been a year </a>since the internet made a "golden-voiced" homeless man from Ohio named Ted Williams the first viral sensation of 2011, but it has.


Is This Powder-Faced Mugshot Man A Mystery Wrapped Within An Enigma Wrapped Within An 8-Ball?

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You know <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLLb5_YN3j4">that scene in True Romance where Eliot is getting blown by a whore</a> while speeding through the hills of Hollywood only to wind up with cocaine all over his face after getting pulled over by a cop.


3:33:01.40 The New World Record Pac-Man Prophecy Has Been Fulfilled


Yes, that is actually how effed up Pac-Man's 256th level looks.


Killing Duo Used Craigslist Job Listings To Lure Unemployed Prey In Ohio


<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/02/us/three-lured-to-death-in-ohio-by-craigslist-job-ad.html?_r=2&seid=auto&smid=tw-nytimes&pagewanted=all">This is just heartbreaking</a> and a sad insight into how messed up things are out there for some people, in this case Ohio, a state with an economy that's almost completely f*cked: two murderous dudes posted an ad on Craigslist offering a job -- $300 per week to basically oversee a piece of land.

#Star Wars

One In The Ink, Two In The Stink: The Most Regrettable Tattoos You’ll See This Week

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The other day, the Interwebs went absolutely crazy over the story of an Ohio man, Ryan Fitzjerald, who inked his girlfriend, Rossie Brovent, <a href="http://www.metro.us/newyork/Life/article/1036923--rossie-brovent-and-ryan-fitzjerald-is-this-poo-tattoo-the-ultimate-revenge-debunked">with the above poop tattoo after she had asked for a Narnia landscape</a>.

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