Posts tagged "fire"

Exclusive: Kina Grannis Premieres “The Fire” Official Music Video

If you don't know who Kina Grannis is, you've been missing out. Kina just released her sophomore studio album, Elements, which earned her the #2 spot on iTunes Singer Songwriter Chart (and happens to be a favorite here at The Frisky). Elements, the follow-up to her debut album…
By: Katie Oldenburg / June 27, 2014

Nightmare Squared: Snake On Fire Sets House On Fire

A snake set a house on fire. Wait. Let me back up because that sounds like a snake is guilty of arson. And we all know that's not possible because snakes don't have arms. Except for that snake freak of nature that grew a hand and crawled across a woman's wall. Claw Snake, you…
By: Ami Angelowicz / March 24, 2013

Kate Winslet Talks Escaping From That Fire

"I'm just glad that everyone is safe. And this easily could not have been the case ... I will never forget Richard placing his arms around both my children as we were watching the flames, and saying, 'At the end of the day, what you realize is that all that matters is the people that…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 29, 2011

Justin Bieber Accidentally Lights Mom’s Hair On Fire

Earlier this week, Justin Bieber brought his mom, Pattie Mallette—yes the same one Playboy was desperate to get for a spread—on stage during a show in Berlin. It was her birthday and The Bieb had gotten her a cake. He had the audience sing "Happy Birthday" to her as she blew out the…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 9, 2011

Wizards Are So Hot That They Set Hogwarts on Fire

A pyrotechnic malfunction? Please. Something tells me that a rambunctious Twihard is behind this. Last Friday, the set of the infamous "Harry Potter" wizardry school, Hogwarts, caught fire. Rumors erupted in London tabloids that the whole set was completely destroyed and that precious Daniel Radcliffe was filming when the blaze started. Both…
By: Kelli Bender / March 24, 2010

Woman Finds Love Again After Being Burned Alive By An Abusive Ex

Why does it seem like some of the most unbelievable love stories are born out of tragedy? Did you see that documentary “Crazy Love” about the man who poured acid on his girlfriend’s face and then married her years later when he got out of prison? OMFG. Well, this story is just a…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 24, 2009

Angry Ex-Wife Sets Fire To Husband’s Wedding

Talk about revenge gone seriously wrong. A woman in Kuwait was incredibly mad about how her ex-husband treated her. So when she found out he was getting remarried, she decided to set the female-only tent at the wedding on fire by dousing rags in kerosene and lighting them up. (In Kuwait, the men and…
By: Nikki Dowling / August 17, 2009

Today’s Lady News: Greek Woman Sets British Man’s Junk On Fire

Bringing new meaning to the term "firecrotch," a 26-year-old Greek woman on the island of Crete poured alcohol on a British tourist's genitals and set them on fire. The woman alleged that the 23-year-old Brit pulled his pants down, "forcefully fondled" her and requested she touch his penis. She allegedly doused his junk in booze…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 7, 2009

Bride Saves Family From House Fire While Still In Her Wedding Dress

Most of the time, we hear bad things about brides -- they're dressing their friends in unflattering polyester blends, or freaking out over a misplaced zinnia in a bouquet. But get ready for a bride who's a real American hero. Last night, Georgette Clemons was leaving her wedding reception when she saw smoke…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 1, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Shark Fin Soup, A Burning Man, And Premature Ejaculation

Shark fin consumption in Singapore more than doubled from 2006 to 2007, largely driven by an increase in wedding celebrations. Shark fin soup is popular at Chinese wedding banquets, where it's seen as a status symbol. "Shark's fin is a must at a wedding," one housewife said. "It is like a birthday cake." […
By: Catherine Strawn / May 15, 2008