Posts tagged "911"

“The Daily Show” Talks to 9/11 First Responders

www.thedailyshow.comWhether you come down on the Republican or Democrat side, it’s hard not…

Julie Gerstein | December 17, 2010 - 2:45 pm

Woman Calls 911 Looking For A Husband

We’ve got a new one to add to the 10 stupidest 911 calls in recent memory. Audrey Scott, a 57-year-old from Alliance, Ohio, had a few to drink and then…

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 10, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Girl Talk: Amidst Terrorism Threats, New York City Is My Home

I moved to New York City on July 1, 2001, a few weeks after graduating from college. That means it’s almost my nine-year anniversary in this city and next year’s…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 3, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Man Calls 9-1-1 With An Unsual “Emergency”

What’s a man to do when he’s desperate for a little phone sex but his cell phone is out of minutes? Call 9-1-1, the number that’s always free, of course!

Wendy Atterberry | November 13, 2009 - 1:40 pm

The 10 Stupidest 911 Calls In Recent Memory

Over the past few months, it seems like I can barely go a week without hearing a story about a looney tunes 911 call—from the women who called 911 to…

Kate Torgovnick/ | November 9, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Woman Calls 911 To Report That Her Daughter Is Better At Oral Sex

An Ohio woman must have meant to call her shrink and not the police when she reported a crime of passion in her home. What was the crime? Her daughter…

Ami Angelowicz | November 5, 2009 - 3:40 pm

The 5 Biggest Conspiracy Theorists In Hollywood

Over the past eight years, the “9/11 truth” movement has gained a lot of followers. They’re the folks who say that 9/11 doesn’t compute and suspect that serious foul play,…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 11, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Quick Pic: A Moment Of Silence

It may be Friday, but today, in case you’ve sequestered yourself from all calendars, is also a very sad day. So let’s take a moment to remember 9/11, memorialized here…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 11, 2009 - 1:15 pm

Made Up Song Saves Pregnant Mom’s Life

A three-year-old saved her pregnant mom’s life by calling 911 and giving the dispatcher details about her house and other landmarks all because her mom had made up a song…

Catherine Strawn | June 25, 2008 - 5:00 pm
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