The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Lightning Strike Knocks Man Out Of His Shoes

    Atlanta’s Sean O’Connor was blown clean out of his shoes after being struck by lightning as he raked leaves on a cloudy morning last weekend. He heard a loud crack and found himself thrown across the driveway, his smoldering boots lay evidence to his ordeal. Doctors have warned O’Connor it could happen again, so he fears his next run to the mailbox but considers himself lucky to be alive. After being treated for an irregular heartbeat, he’s home and ready to invest in a lottery ticket.


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