Yesterday, while seated around the fabled WFMU lunchtable (now infamous for such riveting discussion topics as heavy metal painter hats and weapons hippies), Megan pointed out the sub-headline for an article she was reading in the NY Daily News (aka reporting at its finest):
1 slain, 2 hurt in Bronx club
Woman's hair weave traps bullet as gunman opens fire
Click here to read the whole story. While we mourn the violent outburst, we stand back in awe of this lady's fierce hairdo, which managed to stop a bullet after it careened through a door and skimmed the top of her head. Unfortunately, no photos of the helmet hair are available, nor is contact info for the hairdresser responsible.