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What Is Wrong With This World

This is part of what's wrong with this world (it would be hilarious if it weren't so pathetic):

1. January 2000: Kathleen Robertson of Austin Texas was awarded $780,000.00 by a jury of her peers after breaking her ankle tripping over a toddler who was running amuck inside a furniture store. The owners of the store were understandably surprised at the verdict, considering the misbehaving tyke was Ms. Robertson's son.

2. June 1998: A 19 year old Carl Truman of Los Angeles won $74,000.00 and medical expenses when his neighbor ran his hand over with a Honda Accord. Mr. Truman apparently didn't notice someone was at the wheel of the car whose hubcap he was trying to steal.

3. October 1998: A Terrence Dickson of Bristol Pennsylvania was exiting a house he finished robbing by way of the garage. He was not able to get the garage door to go up, because the automatic door opener was malfunctioning. He couldn't re-enter the house because the door connecting the house and garage locked when he pulled it shut. The family was on vacation, so Mr. Dickson found himself locked in the garage for eight days. He subsisted on a case of Pepsi he found, and a large bag of dry dog food. This upset Mr. Dickson, so he sued the homeowner's insurance claiming the situation caused him undue mental anguish. The jury agreed to the tune of half a million dollars and change.

4. October 1999: Jerry Williams of Little Rock Arkansas was awarded $14,500.00 and medical expenses after being bitten on the buttocks by his next door neighbor's beagle. The beagle was on a chain in it's owner's fenced-in yard, as was Mr. Williams. The award was less than sought after because the jury felt the dog may have been provoked by Mr. Williams who, at the time, was shooting it repeatedly with a pellet gun.

5. May 2000: A Philadelphia restaurant was ordered to pay Amber Carson of Lancaster, Pennsylvania 113,500.00 after she slipped on a spilled soft drink and broke her coccyx. The beverage was on the floor because S.Carson threw it at her boyfriend 30 seconds earlier during an argument.

6. December 1997: Kara Waton of Claymont, Delaware successfully sued the owner of a night club in a neighboring city when she fell from the bathroom window to the floor and knocked out her two front teeth. This occurred while Ms.Walton was trying to sneak through the window in the ladies room to avoid paying the $3.50 cover charge. She was awarded
$12,000.00 and dental expenses.

And we wonder what the heck is wrong with our kids? Just when we start to think that we have seen or heard
it all, then we read stuff like this.

Oh My!
o-: on November 01, 2005 at 03:51
how stupid is that! these ppl are gay!
=O on November 04, 2005 at 04:13
hahahahahah this is funny
liss baybeeh on December 08, 2005 at 08:59
i lvoe russ
erin sawchik on December 08, 2005 at 08:59
i actually hate hannah and think shes ugly
rich on December 08, 2005 at 09:01
i love james
alissa didonato on December 08, 2005 at 09:02
i lveo william hung
cory thompson on December 08, 2005 at 09:02
Gulliable much? Perhaps you should research this before you
believe it. Maybe lack of intellect is what is wrong with your
COUNTRY, not your world.
Random Researcher. on February 01, 2006 at 11:24
get a job
dunno on October 29, 2006 at 12:46
i love essssssss
dddddddddb on November 06, 2006 at 11:17
o my gosH!!! i have never heard of anything mroe stupid!!! what
retarted juries did thsoe cases get?????
bre on December 05, 2006 at 04:23
Does this not make anyone else angry? Do you realize how many peoples
lives could be saved from AIDS and other diseases with this money that
they handing to criminals. Someone needs to step in and correct the
corrupt part of our government. Soon.
Rose on January 23, 2007 at 07:18
Is there any source for this stuff??
Jenn on February 06, 2007 at 04:02
How long can the average person tolerate this insanity? Can something
not be done?
si on February 12, 2007 at 06:09
i'm going to do a project on these things so if anyone can be helpful
and provide sources... plz let me know... thxxx
linda on February 22, 2007 at 07:16
Well the old adage is what childern see they practice. I do feel sorry
for the childern of these parents. They do not have a snow balls
chance in hell of growing up normal.
Rugby on May 15, 2007 at 07:32
wtf i hate james
alissa on May 27, 2007 at 05:36
I Like Cheese!
crazy-alert on June 05, 2007 at 04:49
I do not understand how someone could do a thing like this, they are
idiots and so are the judges who allowed them to get away with it
gary on June 13, 2007 at 12:31
All of these cases are fake and never really happened. You people are
being duped.
Mark on July 05, 2007 at 02:13
Also, last year a man was trying to rob a house by way of chimney and
fell through the roof. He won his trial.
Born2dance94 on October 22, 2007 at 03:38
i cood by a pony with sat muny!!
friend of all on December 02, 2007 at 07:16
People are so dumb, and they are PAID when their stupidity affects
themselves. We need a court system of morality, which should
discontinue any financial benefits to morons.
SuperFly on January 17, 2008 at 01:25
i like ur idea
SMALLVILLE on February 07, 2008 at 03:27
My daughter was in a head on with a tree as passenger in UK when she
was 17 in icy conditions. Car was destroyed. Both driver and daughter
survived. Two girls. Young. Daughter, head injuries, legs, arms, nose,
lacerations,, shock horror, trauma,...She was offered £3000 by
Inusrers... Welcome to England.
Mikey on July 07, 2011 at 11:28
What about the time when McDonald's was sued because the one suing was
too stupid to let his McDonald's coffee or whatever cool sufficiently
to drink without burning himself.
Anonymous on July 18, 2011 at 09:24
oh god!! why don't we sue against the jury by showing their 'BRAIN'S
LIMITATION' & get some millions???
Heart CITIZEN on August 10, 2011 at 10:46
still hate james
Lissssssay on January 24, 2012 at 07:31
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jamsie on January 13, 2013 at 04:50
I have never read this funny story yet. That day was very bad for Mr.
Terrence Dickson. But he very enjoy on that situation.
Garage Doors Burlington on May 28, 2013 at 09:35

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