Celebrity Cat Marries Wealthy Canadian Businessman

This article is part of a weekly series, “Untruth Tuesdays,” in which I take something completely, absurdly untrue then write about it as if it weren’t. BY MELISSA MARNI, senior staff writer, The civic cheetah press Trixie, a Japanese Bobtail cat with more than 500,000 followers on Instagram, is one of the most sought-after cats by scratch-post brands, fake-mouse manufacturers and …

Rio 2016 Olympics Synchronized Diving Super Fan Tells All

  This article is part of a weekly series, “Untruth Tuesdays,” (coincidentally published on Wednesdays) in which I take something completely, absurdly untrue then write about it as if it weren’t. Sorry, global warming and an ever-heating planet: This month, the world has caught Olympics fever and its temperature isn’t going down anytime soon. From Michael Phelps’ triumphant gold-metal performances in …

Reality TV Superstar Ties Her Shoe

This article is part of a new weekly series, “Untruth Tuesdays,” in which I take something completely, absurdly untrue then write about it as if it weren’t. By Melissa Marni, Entertainment Editor, The Oklahoma Post-Gazette Daily “I couldn’t believe it,” said Martin Shaklumsky, a butterfly collector who was on his way to work at the Rare Insect Museum & Preserve in …

Colorado Man Says He Is ‘Deeply Troubled’ by Recent Facebook Post

This article is part of a new weekly series, “Untruth Tuesdays,” in which I take something completely, absurdly untrue then write about it as if it weren’t. By Melissa Marni, Contributing staff reporter, The Colorado Bugler On Tuesday evening around nine, Marshall Fillchardo, owner of Kipp, CO-based bakery, Bread A Leg, took out his phone, looked up into the starry sky and snapped a …