Italians are giving plastic straws the boot. Some bars in Italy are now using straws made out of pasta! They want to use pasta as straws to reduce plastic use. A London-based company called Stroodles says users can drink easy and be environmentally responsible by using the flavorless and biodegradable pasta in cold drinks. It only used for cold drinks currently…hot drinks make the pasta straws al dente.
The Telegraph says Daniel Braun has been jailed for five years for robbing a McDonalds, but he had to buy something first! It seems 37 year-old walked into the Coventry, England restaurant and demanded money. A McDonald’s staffer told Daniel that they couldn’t open the cash register unless he bought something. Daniel purchased a cheeseburger before the staffer gave him $150. He fled but the cops caught up to him.
Dunya News claims Swami Siva nanda recently stunned Abu Dhabi airport officials when he gave them his passport. It lists his age as 124 years-old. Swami credits his long life to yoga and celibacy. (Swami…there’s still time…)