We guess you can write this off to sweeps week, that pocket of the calendar year when TV stations have license to literally throw the kitchen sink at any story with enough headline juice in order to kick things up to 11, all in the name of ratings. What we have here is a textbook example from 19ActionNews, who took an already salacious story and . . . well, you'll see.
The story's probably hit your radar already, about Erin Holdsworth, the 28-year-old woman who led police on a wild 120-mile car chase last week; not only was she drunk when police finally pulled her over, but wearing nothing but a g-string and some heels. Obviously, this was a story with legs, getting play on every nightly newscast and even leaking out into the interwebs. But 19ActionNews has made it their own by getting a new catchy name around Holdsworth — the Lead-Footed Diva.