"Kill it With Fire" is Just an Expression: A Seattle Man Caused $60,000 in Damages Trying to Kill a Spider With Spray Paint and a Lighter

Favorite
"Kill it With Fire" is Just an Expression: A Seattle Man Caused $60,000 in Damages Trying to Kill a Spider With Spray Paint and a Lighter
- -

It seems like only two weeks ago a Kansas woman set her home on fire trying to deal with the ever-present spider menace. Well, the same thing has just happened with a Seattle man. From Komo News:

A man who lived at the home told fire officials he was trying to kill a spider in his laundry room using a can of spray paint and a lighter when the wall caught fire, according to Kyle Moore with the Seattle Fire Department. The man wasn't able to put the fire out himself, and he left the home when it began to spread.

Somewhere out there is a spider with burn wounds and a taste for vengeance. Congratulations, Seattle man, you've created the first spider super villain.

Political Mud-Slinging is the Norm These Days, but This Challenger is Claiming That the Incumbent is a Political Body Double

Favorite
Political Mud-Slinging is the Norm These Days, but This Challenger is Claiming That the Incumbent is a Political Body Double
- -

Timothy Murray of Oklahoma is claiming that Representative Frank Lucas was in fact hanged in the Ukraine in 2011, and thus the winning votes went to a "double" and should be dismissed. This is reportedly Murray's second attempt at running for office, though this time he did so as a registered Republican. Apparently his scheme was to dismiss Lucas's votes and gain them himself by being aligned with the same party. Politics: Crazy at any speed. Politics: Not even once. Check out the full story here: