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22nd, May News

Deep Goat: that Osama bin Laden's porn stash in full

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22nd, May Sports

Sunderland Balls: alien life confirmed after Arsenal fail to score

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22nd, May Strange But True

Robo-ass: Patrick gets his prostate examined hundreds of times a year

Meet Patrick, the “simulated patient that talks to medical students while offering real-time feedback about the virtual prostate exam he’s receiving.” Patrick is the voice of a robotic backside... More »

22nd, May News

Like an cruise ship moving sideways: the best quotes on the Kent and Essex earthquake

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22nd, May News

London gets ready to cook at the Breaking Bad bar

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22nd, May Strange But True

You never see a grown man naked at the airport? You have now

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22nd, May News

Sign language interpreter illustrates perfectly the perils of swearing in parliament

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21st, May Royal Family

Read the Queen's letter to an Arsenal fan who asked her for FA Cup final tickets

Dear Charlie... More »

21st, May News

A race of paedophiles: Todros Grynhaus, Muslims in Rotherham and institutional failure all over

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21st, May Key Posts

Westminster paedos and celebrity nonces: of 1,433 alleged offenders not a single one is a policeman

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21st, May Sports

Knob Watch: Raheem Sterling's agent denies saying his client is definitely leaving Liverpool

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21st, May News

Chris Bryant joins Labour Party's silent chorus on Mirror Group phone hacking crimes

Hacking... What hacking? More »

21st, May News

Hacking: Will John Prescott discuss Paul Gascoigne's £188,250 compensation in his Daily Mirror column?

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21st, May Liverpool

Transfer Balls: Manchester United mock Liverpool with Raheem Sterling broadcast

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21st, May Strange But True

Dubai tourist imprisoned for tapping policewoman's shoulder to ask for directions

To the fascistic hellhole that is Dubai, where a Kazakh tourist has been arrested for tapping a policewoman on the shoulder and asking her for directions to Dubai Mall... More »

21st, May Strange But True

Deliah Smith is away: man arested in row over how to boil an egg

In the 1980s, TV cook Delaih Smith taught the British how to boil an egg. She did not tour the US, an oversight that has led to a row in Florida.... More »

20th, May News

Howler of the year: Washington Post accuses Prince Charlie of being an IRA member

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20th, May Chelsea

Transfer balls: Chelsea get Paul Pogba for less than half Manchester City paid for him in March

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20th, May The Consumer

London property madness: former Chelsea council flat on sale for £1.1m

A third floor flat in unlovely Keppel House on Brompton Cross, Chelsea, is on sale for £1.5m... More »

20th, May News

Hive Mind: watch the first 21 days of a bee's life in 60 seconds

The first 21 days of a Bee’s Life in 60 seconds is a video by photographer Anand Varma and the bee lab at UC Davis.... More »

20th, May News

Highlights of the Universal ShowQueen Pageant 2015: the world's greatest transgender and drag divas compete

The Universal ShowQueen Pageant 2015 features the world's greatest transgender and drag divas in competition. The winner was Aleeciya Ashton, aka Jerrica Benton... More »

20th, May Strange But True

Rhyl man broke into girlfriend’s house and wrote 'Cheating cow' on carpet with brown sauce

At Prestatyn magistrates’ court Martin Roberts, aged 34, pleads guilty to burglary in Rhyl. His crime was not in the taking, rather in what he broke into his girlfriend's house and wrote “Cheating cow” with brown sauce on her carpet... More »

19th, May Strange But True

Teachers ate school hamster to teach children about value of life

Yu, a teacher in South Korea, reportedly killed the school's pet hamster in front of children and ate it.... More »

19th, May Celebrities

Former Thompson Twins singer Alannah Currie stuffs her furniture with roadkill

Alannah Currie, once of the three-piece 1980s band The Thompson Twins, now works as an upholsterer... More »

19th, May Strange But True

Hong Kong Pooey! Woman spotted and photographed taking a poo in public

Hong Kong poo-ey! More »