News / 

Signs of the Apocalypse?

Signs of the Apocalypse?

12 photos
Save Story
Leer en espaƱol

Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

The picture of the fiery pope was taken in Poland. The sighting is more fodder for those that believe they've seen the Virgin Mary on a grilled cheese, and Mother Teresa in a cinammon bun.

Sign of the end of the world?

I don't know. More evidence might be a hypnotist running amok, if a hypnotist running amok is possible. Anyway, he was the most excitement Logan High School has probably seen in years. When police arrived -- yes, they showed up -- a 17-year-old girl was being wheeled to an ambulance, all anxious and hyperventilating. Then there was the auditorium, which I envision as something between the gym in the movie, "Carrie," and Jonestown. It just so happened the walls weren't on fire and nobody drank the punch. But a hypnotist had rendered several girls unresponsive. Officers say they found him going one-by-one, reviving them. The school ultimately had to cancel the show that had gone wildly awry.

If that isn't a sign ...

Then certainly the 2007 college football year has been. Fifth-ranked Michigan went down at the Big House in the opening week to FCS member Appalachian State. Hapless Stanford beat #1 USC in Los Angeles two weeks ago. Kentucky knocked off #1 LSU this past weekend. And then you have South Florida ranked #2 in the country this week, with Miami and Florida State unranked. Plus, Nebraska is losing at home 45-14 to the likes of Oklahoma State. Mike Rozier would be rolling over in his grave if he were dead. And if that weren't all, Notre Dame is 1-6 and has the worst record among independents, behind Navy, Army and ... Western Kentucky.

Weekly Deep Thoughts

-Why does it always seem like Al Qaeda training videos are shot on the monkey bars?

-How can you be afraid of heights and not success?

-It's funny how a trip to the dentist can turn into a root canal.


Most recent News stories

Andrew Adams


    Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the Trending 5.
    By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

    KSL Weather Forecast