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Weird, offbeat and bizarre news from around the world. Funny, strange & odd news stories that make you wince, laugh and fear for humanity.

Dover Man In ‘Smarties Hell’

It’s all kicking off in Dover:
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The story is a little less amusing than the sign: 120 packets of Smarties are missing:
A churchwarden is fuming after his car was stolen along with 120 packets of Smarties intended to help

Posted: 1st, December 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


London House Comes With A Large Living Tree In The Bedroom

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One tenant living the dream of London life shared their home with a tree.…

Posted: 30th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Explore The Weird Ruins of Chernobyl Through the Eyes of a Drone (Video)

 

The drone flew over Pripyat, the abandoned Ukrainian city once home to the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant (where the weird sponges grow).

Danny Cooke’s Postcards from Pripyat, shows us the wasteland inside the scar.

 

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Posted: 29th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Headline-orama: Passenger Asked To ‘Deplane When Her Emotional Support Pig Became Disruptive’

ABC has the headline of the year:

Airline: Passenger was asked to deplane after her emotional support pig became disruptive

 

 

 

The story runs – and do we need one?

Jonathan Skolnik, a professor at the University of

Posted: 29th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Legal High In Your Spice Jar: Getting Stoned On Nutmeg

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Nutmeg is the legal high occupying Deborah Blum’s mind:

In the 1965 book, “The Autobiography of Malcolm X,” the activist describes purchasing it from inmates in a South Carolina prison, concealed in matchboxes, and stirring it into water.

Posted: 28th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Man Filmed His Ex-Girlfriend’s Chickens In The Shower: Is Nothing Safe?

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The Montana court calls Terrill Frank Stoltz, 41. His ex-lover says he’s been filming her in the shower:

He sent her a text stating that “he had installed the camera the previous day to watch chickens he was cleaning

Posted: 28th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Megan Fox Says Transformers And All Evolution Is A Lie In A Videosaurus Special

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Megan Fox is the Christian in Chicago’s Field Museum of Natural History. She is there to “audit” the venue for signs of “liberal bias”.

She is not the Megan Fox who stars in the Transformers movies. This Megan Fox knows …

Posted: 27th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Phuc Kieu: ‘I Was Framed!’ And he WAS!

Phuc Kieu was framed! Jeremy Michell Foster made it iup. Phuc Kieu is innocent! Phuc Phew!

 

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Spotter:   

Posted: 27th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Man Kept Stoat As Sex Slave: Is Nothing Safe?

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In this wek’s episode of Is Nothing Safe? we turn to the Sunday Sport’s story of the man who kept a stoat as a sex slave:

A PENSIONER pervert who kept a live STOAT for his “warped sexual gratification” has

Posted: 27th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Humberside Police Relase CCTV Of The Arse Of A Man Wanted In Connection With A Burglary

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Do you know this man?

Humberside Police are appealing for witnesses and releasing the of a man they want to speak to in connection with a burglary at the Oasis service station in Long Riston which took place between

Posted: 27th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


YouGov Want To Know What Would Jesus Do? Help Him Decide

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What would Jesus do?

Is Jesus uncertain? Does he needs your help. Jesus, or has one of his people has commissioned a YouGov poll?

 

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Ot6er qursiosn to consdier:

* Should Jesus turn water into wine or beer?…

Posted: 26th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Epic Adverts: For A Free Meal This Man Will Ruin Your Thanksgiving Dinner

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For a small fee this man will enliven your Thanksgiving Dinner.…

Posted: 26th, November 2014 | In: News, Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Rob ‘Not A Nutter’ Of Blackheath Is ‘Desperately seeking Suzy’ With Lampost Posters

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A mysterious man, who insists he isn’t a nutter, has left notices around Blackheath in south east London seeking to trace a woman he was talking to“before the police turned up”. 

Are you Suzy? Ddo you know Suzy, like

Posted: 26th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Nominative Determinism: Mr Phuc Kieu Arrested For Sex Crimes

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Nominative determinism of the day is Florida resident Phuc Kieu, 58.

Mr Phuc Kieu was watching gay pornography on a portable DVD player in his Honda Civic on Sunday afternoon. It is alleged he pulled a male passer-by into …

Posted: 26th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


That Headache Might Be A 4-inch Tapeworm Or 8 Maggots Eating Your Brain

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That headache might not be a fatal, after all. It could be a 4-inch tapeworm living inside your skull.

Like the 4-inch tapeworm removed from the head of a 50-year-old British man. The 4-inch tapeworm spent four years moving …

Posted: 25th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


School Bans Trip To Nutcracker Baller Over Jesus Tree Fears

The Butler Elementary School field trip to see the ballet is back on. Sorry, kids. The Belmont, Massachusetts, school’s PTA has reversed its decision to cancel The Nutcracker becasue the production featured a Christmas Tree.

PTA Co-President Barbara Bulfoni explains:…

Posted: 25th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


I Can Pee A Rainbow: The Colours Of Urine Explained

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What colour is your urine?

Take a look at the picture of colourful urines from the Tacoma General Hospital in Tacoma, Wash. Heather West, the laboratory scientist who took the image, tells Live Science:

“My picture was intended to

Posted: 22nd, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Taco Bell Drive-Through Refuses To Serve Cyclists

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TO, New Smyrna Beach, Florida, where the Taco Bell Drive Thru waiters have refused to serve  man on a bicycle. Gabriel Harris, 33, wants to eat:

Police found Harris on a bicycle by the menu speaker. Aron Tobler, the

Posted: 21st, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Women Slept With Dead Mother For Five Years

To Germany, where for five years a 55-year-old German woman has been sleeping beside her dead mother.

 The Local:

When the daughter wouldn’t open the door, he called the police. They and the fire service were able to get the

Posted: 20th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Pensioner Collected Hundreds Of ‘Borrowed’ Bicycles In His Apartment

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EVEYONE needs a hobby:

A man in his seventies has been arrested after police found more than a hundred bicycles in his apartment in Vadstena in central Sweden. Police in the area say they discovered a hundred and one

Posted: 20th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Cambridge Man Arrested For Threatening Tesco Staff With Picture Of A Gun

TO the Tesco Extra store in Bar Hill, Cambridge:

Officers were called to the giant supermarket after staff told operators in the force control room that a man was threatening to kill them and showing them an image of a

Posted: 20th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Video: Spider Hauls A Shell Into A Tree For Shelter

SPIDERS are fantastic. They are also terrifying.

In this video, a spider hauls a shell into an tree for shelter.

Now check your shellfish. Clams do not have eight legs……

Posted: 19th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Hunter Shooting Dead Dear Shoots Hunter’s Buttocks

THE turkey shoot in Dutchess County, New York. Hunter 1 has shot and kileld a deer. He’s hauling it to his truck:
The second hunter saw the deer moving, thought it was alive, fired and struck the first hunter in

Posted: 19th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Rainbow Oneupmanship: A Fallstreak Hole Forms In The Sky Over Wonthaggi, Australia

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In this Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 photo taken with smartphone camera, a fallstreak hole forms in the sky over Wonthaggi, Australia. A fallstreak hole is a circular gap that appears in high clouds, when a section of the cloud

Posted: 18th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Seals Filmed Raping And Killing Penguins

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IS Nothing Safe? Seals having sex with penguins.

Things are heating up in the cold climes of the sub-Antarctic. On a remote, and mostly desolate island, seals have been caught engaging in an extreme form of sexual behaviour.Specifically, they

Posted: 18th, November 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0