April 23, 2006 - Posted at 12:52 p.m. CST
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) _ When Will Stuckenberg drives his Dodge Neon
off a cliff near Joplin next week, an online gambling Web site will
be along for the ride.
GoldenPalace-dot-com submitted the winning bid of 25-hundred-50
dollars. That means its logo and Web site will be on the car on
April 29th as it plunges off a cliff into a rock quarry in south
The company has made a habit out of oddball publicity stunts.
It already has paid to have its name tattooed on the back of a
prizefighter's head. It has bought a grilled cheese sandwich that
some say has the image of the Virgin Mary on it. And it purchased
actor William Shatner's kidney stone.
Stuckenberg decided to auction off the space on his wife's old
car and drive it off a cliff after he bought her a new minivan. Two
inflatable dolls named Thelma and Louise will be passengers in the