It’s WTH?! Thursday on NewsOne Now, and we’re breaking down all of the insane stories trending in this week’s news.
Radio personality Tony Redz, comedian Lamont King, and NewsOne Now panelists Avis Jones-DeWeever, head of the Exceptional Leadership Institute for Women, and Laura Coates, Civil Rights Attorney at the Department of Justice, join Roland Martin for this week’s play-by-play WTH commentary.
This week’s list of pure insanity begins with Burger King’s Halloween Black Whopper, which has resulted in a green poop outbreak.
Hurricane Joaquin did not stop one truck driver from delivering his cargo. In video captured in Sumter, South Carolina, a trucker is seen plowing through floodwaters that completely submerge the 18-wheeler’s wheels and nearly covers the truck’s hood.
The NBA is back, but the season is starting off badly for a player and a coach. Matt Barnes of the Memphis Grizzlies allegedly drove more than 90 miles to confront New York Knicks Coach Derrick Fisher at his estranged wife’s house.
According to media reports, there was an altercation between the two and the following day, Fisher did not appear at Knicks practice as a result of “a few scratches.” The Knicks say he was absent as a result of a “personal issue” and probably a flagrant foul or two.
A South Carolina man, upset that his girlfriend would not have sex with him, called 911 on her.
Patrick Doggett’s girlfriend was home with her grandchild when, according to the New York Daily News, he demanded sex from his lady-friend. After she refused to comply, the inebriated Casanova called the authorities.
Check out all of the insanity in the video clip above, accompanied by WTH?! Thursday play-by-play commentary supplied by Tony Redz, Avis Jones-DeWeever, Lamont King, and Laura Coates.
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