Boner of the Day

Boner Fight for October 10th, 2018

BONER CANDIDATE #1: HERE’S HOW YOU DISABLE YOUR COURT ORDERED ANKLE MONITOR.

A Springfield man is in jail after authorities say he filmed himself using a butter knife and a screwdriver to remove an ankle monitor — then posted the video to Facebook. The July video referenced by investigators is still posted on what appears to be the Facebook page of Dustin W. Burns, 33. Court records show Burns pleaded guilty to violating a restraining order earlier this year and was placed on probation. “This is how you take an ankle bracelet off,” says a voice in the video, “without breaking the circuit.” A man in the video can be seen with his pants leg rolled up. He sticks the butter knife in and out of the device, before grabbing a utility tool to unscrew part of it. The man advises viewers to remove the ankle monitor without damaging it, thus avoiding thousands of dollars in fines.

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BONER CANDIDATE #2: BABY SITTING WHILE BLACK

Corey Lewis, who runs a youth mentoring program, was followed by a white woman from a Walmart to his mother’s home. A white woman called the police on a black man who was babysitting two white children after she reported that she feared for their safety. Georgia resident Corey Lewis live-streamed the incident on Facebook, which was described by one of the parents as a case of “babysitting while black.” According to CBS, the woman approached Lewis while he was with the children in a Walmart parking lot in Cobb County. She then followed him to his mother’s house, where a police officer questioned him and the children. Parents David Parker and Dana Mango told CBS that they had arranged for Lewis to look after their children weeks ago and were in disbelief when they received a call from the officer.

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