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17th, May Strange But True

Trophy Scarves: black artist wears white women for status and power (photos)

Trophy Scarves sees Nate Hill photograph himself "[sporting] white women for status and power".... More »

17th, May Strange But True

This bird makes everyone laugh like a supervillain

It's infectious. The bird laughs like a supervillain. Then everyone else is parroting it.... More »

17th, May Arsenal

Manchester United V Arsenal: Maradona and the best reactions To Phil Jones' unforgettable tackle

Manchester United's Phil Jones just wanted it more than Arsenal's Olivier Giroud. Some say he wanted to eat it, others that he wanted to balance it on his nose and be rewarded with a large raw herring.... More »

17th, May Arsenal

Watch Manchester United's Phil Jones tackle Arsenal's Giroud with his face

Watch it again and again and again.... More »

17th, May News

Biased BBC: The Pope did not call Mahmoud Abbas an 'angel of peace'

According to the BBC, Pope Francis called Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas “an angel of peace” while presenting him with a gift... More »

17th, May News

Westminster Paedo inquiry will publish final report when everyone implicated in it is dead

The Sunday Times says the inquiry into historic sex abuse will publish its findings in...2023. Phew!... More »

17th, May Strange But True

Photos of the Star Trek flat for sale after owner was jailed for sex crimes

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17th, May manchester united

Transfer Balls: Gareth Bale's money men seduce Manchester United

Gareth Bale wants to leave Real Madrid, reports the Sunday Times. The paper says Bale is "angling" for a return to the Premier League. And only Manchester United, Manchester City or Chelsea could afford him.... More »

17th, May News

Ben Needham: If is the only word as Kerry keeps asking and gypsies are watched

Ben Needham is back in the news. Ben’s mother Kerry has been on the TV in Greece. She's still hunting for her son who vanished 24 years ago. A new photo is doing the rounds. It was emailed to Kerry and British police? Is it Ben? ... More »

16th, May News

Juxtaposition fail: Florida Times-Union slaps gun show sticker over shooting story

This Friday Florida Times-Union front page features a gun show sticker by a story of a shooting. ... More »

16th, May News

Observer Food Monthly exposes cover model's eating problem

Observer Food Monthly highlight the 'worst aim ever': More »

16th, May News

Westminster Paedos: Tory MP Alexander Victor Edward Paulet Montagu secret sex crimes against children

The Times has news that an MP who abused boy in 1970s let off with a police caution.... More »

16th, May manchester united

Manchester United: Losing David De Gea Shows How Weak The Team Is

Manchester United's David de Gea continues to dither over a new £200,000-a-week contact (well, so says the Times; the same contract is valued at £140,000-a-week in the Daily Mirror).... More »

16th, May Celebrities

Robin Thicke's mum and dad have sex to his music

Sexy times at Chez Thicke, where Robin Thicke's dad Alan, 68, and wife, Tanya Callau, 40, are talking about their sex lives. News is that they like to have Robin in the room, aurally speaking... More »

16th, May Strange But True

Essex police wait 23 days for drugs dealer to use the toilet

Public Health England cites Sy Allen, 30, arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs on March 31. Police belived Allen, of Wood Green, London, had secreted drugs inide his body.... More »

16th, May News

Intruder 'looking for teenage girl' accidentally groped her dad

To Dickson, Tennessee, where Corey Huddleston, 52, is charged with aggravated burglary and sexual battery. Huddleston is accused of going to the home of Bret and Elizabeth Cutrell and behaving badly.... More »

16th, May News

'Slick' Chuka Umunna reinvents himself as indecisive and insecure

When Chuka Umunna annunced his decsiosn to stand as Labour leader, he adressed the electorate with his video... More »

16th, May Sports

Cocaine Is For Dopes: Hull City's Jake Livermore Caught Cheating

Hull City's Jake Livermore has tested positive for cocaine. Livermore was randomly tested after Hull had beaten Crystal Palace 2-0 on April 25. His club manager Steve is “devastated”. Livermore, a £8m signing from Tottenham, has been suspended by the club... More »

15th, May Liverpool

Liverpool: Steven Gerrard’s hair evolution mapped out in football stickers (photo)

There we were, busy painstakingly compiling a season-by-season photographic retrospective appraisal of Steven Gerrard’s 17-year hair portfolio only for the bloody BBC to go and steal our thunder by cobbling this little beauty together… More »

14th, May News

Thom Yorke Not John Terry Is On The Cover Of An Iranian Sex Help Manual

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14th, May Key Posts

My life as a Californian sex doll doctor (photos and video)

RealDoll's take one helluva pounding. And Slade's job is to go in there and make the rough, broken and chaffed smoother than a rubber glove... More »

14th, May The Consumer

Jart: You can send your mother a fart in a jar

You can now spend your money to send farts in a jar - a Jart - through the post. For $10 plus shipping, you can send a crispy, airy, or juicy blow off and a note to your mother / enemy / lover... More »

13th, May manchester united

Manchester United: Chris Smalling, a burning hot tub and naked barbecuing

The story is that Manchester United and England's Chris Smalling's garden hot tub caught fire. The Sun says Smalling wasn't at his Bowdon, Altrincham, home at the time. The fire was spotted by a passing police car... More »

13th, May News

OAP expelled from nursing home for hiding prostitute under his bed

A Philadelphia-area man is looking for a new digs. The 70-something year old - described as one of the “more mobile gentleman” - was kicked out of his Norristown assisted living facility for hiding a prostitute under his bed.... More »

13th, May News

Vegetarian man offended by the smell of meat threatened fellow train passengers with knife

To the Traunstein to Munich train, Germany, where a vegetatian, 29, has been driven berserk by the smell of meat.... More »