My co-pilot is a gator.

My co-pilot is a gator.

WTSP claims Hardee County, Florida deputies recently arrested Anthony Richardson for driving with an alligator in his front seat. Richardson told cops his friend gave him the gator. He was planning to release it in a nearby river. Wildlife officers set the beast free before he was charged with illegally possessing an alligator. Some people will do anything to use the hov lane.

The NY Post claims Kyong Chol Kim has been ordered to pay Hawaiian Airlines $172,000 because his drunken behavior forced a South Korea-bound plane to return to Honolulu. The 48 year-old downed a bottle of whiskey before lunging at a flight attendant. Members of the U.S. military restrained Kim as pilots turned the plane around.

And finally,

No amount of influence can buy you even an ice cream cone at this ice cream truck in LA. The owner of popular soft serve ice cream truck got so fed up by so-called “influencers,” people asking for free ice cream in exchange for Instagram promotion, that he’s now charging the leeches double. On Sunday, owner Joe Nicchi put up a sign on his truck that read: “We truly don’t care if you’re an Influencer, or how many followers you have. We will never give you a free ice cream in exchange for a post on your social media page. It’s literally a $4 item…well, now it’s $8 for you. #InfluencersAreGross.”