Marry Ann Wakefield, an 84-year-old woman, won a brand new 2020 Nissan Altima at a University of Mississippi basketball game after sinking a 94-foot putt across the court during halftime (Feb 24).
Pope Francis urged Catholics to give up internet trolling, or being “jerks” to others online, for Lent. Political commentator Jesse Lee Peterson said, “What I am supposed to do, stay offline until Easter?” (Feb 26).
A roadblock in a Washington state forest was found to be a lose 600-pound sea lion (Feb 27).
Former presidential candidate Tom Steyer danced on stage with rappers Juvenile and DJ Jazzy Jeff before the South Carolina primary. He ended his campaign the following day (Feb 29).
A Missouri police department has offered to test any meth brought into the station to see if it is contaminated with the coronavirus. Citizens who don’t wish to go to the police station are welcome to call the station to have an officer sent to their home to test it there (Mar 1).