They’re talking about a gas leak – or lack thereof – because a portion of Atlanta’s I-85 caught fire at the end of March (first picture below). Ironically, that one was actually part of an Ordo Veritas veil-out. OV and Delta Green tend to get along surprisingly badly, considering that they’re essentially in the same line of work…
Ooh, crossover adventures! It’d be a memorable game. And a short one, too.
Let’s set the scenario:
As interstate crashes go, they don’t get much stranger than the one that shut down I-75 in Clayton County for several hours overnight.
The bizarre chain of events began around 10 p.m. Thursday, when a Clayton sheriff’s deputy clocked two northbound motorcycles at 110 mph, Channel 2 Action News reported.
Executive summary: Northbound motorcycle #1 (stolen) hits car, goes over the divider, smashes into windshield of southbound semi. Semi tractor catches on fire. Semi trailer destroys the divider, hits northbound SUV. Motorcycle #1 is now on fire, is hit by southbound taxi, which also catches on fire. Motorcycle #1 driver in critical condition; semi driver taken to hospital.
Motorcycle #2 flees the scene. Continue reading No word if there was later a shootout/explosion at some Atlanta gangster’s warehouse.
I personally would not spend $180 on a pair of sneakers. Other than that, I’m pleasantly surprised that the Huffington Post decided to report on this:
A man trying to rob Atlanta customers waiting to buy the latest LeBron James sneakers was killed by a shopper who continued to wait on line after the shooting, according to NBC News.
The robber, a man who has not been identified yet, sauntered up to people before dawn in Atlanta, waiting in line to purchase the $180 Lebon X Denim kicks by Nike on the day they were released, CNN reported. The shoes, endorsed by the star forward on the Miami Heat, could be sold for a much higher price on eBay.
Witnesses said the thief pulled out a gun and tried to rob the crowd.
Continue reading And this is why you should be careful when trying armed robbery in a CCW state.
Peaches, pralines, Coke products, and a certain resentment towards William Tecumseh Sherman; am I forgetting anything else that the place exports?