This Afternoon's Odd News 4/2/18

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One out of eight millennials would RATHER be fired by text than face-to-face, according to a new survey. And 86% prefer doing ALL of their communication at work with texts or emails. (New York Post)

A guy in Germany wandered into a police station last week looking for help breaking up with his girlfriend. And . . . they actually helped him. A female officer sat with him, talked things out, and helped him come up with the right things to say to explain why he was ending things. (USA Today)

Sam's Club is now selling a NINE-POUND bucket of Oreo frosting. You COULD use it to frost about 200 cupcakes . . . or you could eat it all, and take down 16,380 calories. (Delish

A nudist resort in Rhode Island is looking for a lifeguard. It pays up to $14-an-hour for the summer, and wearing a bathing suit is optional . . . but not encouraged. (Providence Journal)

 A guy in Kansas was arrested on Thursday after he crashed through his ex-girlfriend's CEILING. He's facing charges for burglary, stalking, and more. (Salina Post)

A JUDGE on Long Island was busted last week stealing dirty underwear from his 23-year-old female neighbor's house . . . and apparently, he'd done it several times before. He's facing burglary charges and could get up to 15 years in prison. (USA Today / Jezebel

There's a seven-year-old kid in Oklahoma who was born with a cleft palate and two different-colored eyes. And his mom recently adopted a cat that looks EXACTLY like him . . . one of its eyes is blue, the other's hazel, AND it has a cleft lip. (LoveWhatMatters.com / Fox News)

"The Washington Post" has a pretty good rundown of all the best and worst April Fools' Day pranks brands pulled this year. As usual, there were a few good ones . . . and a whole lot of lame ones. (Full Story)

A 46-year-old mom in New Jersey illegally parked her car last Monday, and left her two-year-old daughter sleeping in it while she ran into the bank. Then it got TOWED, so now she's facing charges for child neglect. (Full Story)

You could be ingesting over 100 plastic fibers every time you eat. Not because they're in the food, but because they're in the AIR, and they land on your food. (Full Story)

Some group called the Outrider Foundation posted an interactive map that shows what would happen if the area you live in got hit by a nuclear bomb. (Full Story)

Beginning April 14th, major credit cards Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Discover will no longer require customers to sign receipts for purchases used with credit and debit cards. Most believe bypassing the signature will make checkouts go faster, and they’ll still be secure thanks to EMV chip. (Full Story)

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