The band that has had the same three members for 50 years has lost a brother. ZZ Top’s Dusty Hill is gone, in the middle of an absolutely brutal week for music. Joey Jordinson, Mike Howe, Don Simmons, and now Dusty Hill.The bassist with the groove. The mover and the shaker. The guy who sang “I think it’s time to […]

ZZ Top Bassist Dusty Hill Dies at 72

Joseph “Dusty” Hill, ZZ Top’s bassist for more than 50 years, has died, the group’s longtime rep confirmed. No cause of death was cited. The band’s Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard issued a statement: “We are saddened by the news today that our Compadre, Dusty Hill, has passed away in his sleep at home in Houston, TX.  We, along with […]

Texas Mom Delivers Textbook Tackle On Peeping Tom Caught Looking Through Her Daughter’s Window

Texans looking for a new middle linebacker? They might’ve just found one. According to Click2Houston, Phyllis Pena, a mom in Lake Jackson, Texas, returned home from the store when noticed some pervert peeking into the bedroom window of her fifteen year old daughter. She called the police who arrived on the scene and were able to locate him nearby. However, he […]

Florida man arrested for reportedly tossing gator into Wendy’s

A Jupiter, Florida, man was arrested for throwing a live alligator into a Wendy’s restaurant drive-through east of Loxahatchee, according to WPTV.Joshua James, 23, was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, illegally killing, possessing or capturing an alligator, and second-degree larceny petit theft, according to the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office.He has not been released on bail as of Monday […]

Biden calls for Congress to immediately ‘ban assault weapons, high-capacity magazines’

After 10 people died, including a police officer, in a Boulder, Colo. supermarket shooting, President Joe Biden addressed the nation on Tuesday with a brief speech calling for gun control and urging Congress to act “immediately.” Biden said, “I don’t need to wait another minute, let alone an hour, to take common sense steps that will save lives in the […]