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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.

Vet Shot Zoo Worker Pretending To Be An Escaped Gorilla

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IN preparation for the event of a gorilla escaping from Tenerife’s Loro Parque Zoo, a man pretended to be an escaped primate. He was spotted by a vet who shot the man in the

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Posted: 5th, June 2014 | In: Key Posts, Strange But True | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Teenager Jailed For Having Big Gonads And Teeth

gonads TOMAS has large genitals and decent teeth. Tomas is 13. And those two physical attributes are enough for Russian courts to judge him old enough to be held legally accountable for his actions.

Tomas is a Hungarian national born in

Posted: 5th, June 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Police Find 40 Bags Of Heroin In Man’s Belly Button

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DRUGS. You can hide contraband pretty much anywhere . But eyebrows have been raised by police in Greenville, North Carolina, who found drugs hidden inside Randall Streeter belly button. How much drugs. A pill or two? No. His navel

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LIFE Imitates Jackass: Woman Assaulted Sister-in-Law WIth A Catfish

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LIFE Imitates Jackass in Lancashire :
To Lufkin, Texas, where police are investigating a
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Posted: 4th, June 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Jesus Spotted In Rusting Air Conditioning Unit

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TO Jackson County, Mississippi, where Christopher Goldsberry’s second-=hand air conditioning unit is a sign of God’s love. It

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Posted: 2nd, June 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Local News Watch: Bexleyheath Man Stops Wrong Bus

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TO Bexleyheath, south east London, where a man has missed the bus. He  ran into the road and stood in front of it. The drive called the police.  They arrived and gave

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


Stripper Wants ‘Booty And Boobs Back’ From Man Who Says She Stole His Laptop And Harry Potter DVDs

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ARE YOU READY TOP MEET THE WORLD’S SADDEST MAN and his hard-nosed former lover, who just happens to be a stripper named…Moaner?

Robert Wallace, 32, says he broke up with exotic dancer Nomi Mims on May 3, and then

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


Katharina Detzel’s Incredible Dummy And Other Prinzhorn Collection Insanities

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AS early as the 1920s, art historian and junior doctor Hans Prinzhorn recognized the talent in his patients at the Heidelberg Psychiatric Clinic, and began collecting their

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


Nominative Determinism: Nick Childs Reports For BBC On The Nigerian Schoolgirl Kidnappings

NOMINATIVE determinism: the BBC’s reporter on the k idnapping of over 200 Nigerian girls  by Islamist nutjobs is called… NICK CHILDS .

 

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How did

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Posted: 15th, May 2014 | In: News, Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Watch Tara The Pet Cat Rescue A Boy From A Dog’s Jaws

REASONS for not totally trusting cats are many. But in Bakersfield, California, a pet cat appears to have saved a young boy from being savaged by a dog.

The action was caught on security  cameras We see the dog

Posted: 14th, May 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


In Which A Cruise Ship Plays Seven Nation Army On Her Horn

HERE’S cruise ship playing Seven Nation Army on her horn:

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Posted: 14th, May 2014 | In: Music, Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Priest Exorcising Lesbians: ‘Once you hear a Satanic growl … it’s like smelling a Margherita pizza for the first time’

GREAT Quote of 2014 from an exorcist priest :

“Once you hear a Satanic growl it’s like smelling a Margherita pizza for the first time”

 

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It’s even weirder in the context of the Vatican-sanctioned convention on exorcism

Posted: 12th, May 2014 | In: News, Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Turkish TV Dating Show Contestant Murdered First Wife And Lover Before Appearing

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ON Turkish TV dating show “Ne Çıkarsa Bahtına” (The Luck of the Draw),  Sefer Çalınak, 62, is looking for love.

He is an “honest person looking for a new wife.” Sure he murdered his first wife Fadime

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Posted: 10th, May 2014 | In: Strange But True, TV & Radio | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


A Look Inside Alaska’s Abandoned Igloo Hotel

IN the 1970s, someone thought it a good idea of build an igloo-shaped hotel 20 miles from the town of Cantwell, Alaska Cantwell.

No-one came to stay. The place had no planning permission.

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Posted: 8th, May 2014 | In: Strange But True, The Consumer | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


How To Always Win At Rock, Paper, Scissors (But Not If You’re Playing Robots)

CAN you game Rock-Paper-Scissors?  Yes.  There is  “the strategy of real players looks random on average but actually consists of predictable patterns that a wily opponent could exploit to gain a vital edge”:

On average, the players in all the

Posted: 8th, May 2014 | In: Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Would You Join The Mile High Club If Your Parents Were On The Same Plane? She Did

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BEING in the mile high club (for those who don’t know if means you’ve shagged in a plane more than a mile up in the air) isn’t all that much of a distinction these days. Hell, even middle aged

Posted: 6th, May 2014 | In: News, Strange But True, The Consumer | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Saudi Husband Hacked Government Website To Congratulate Wife For Exam Success

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WHEN his wife passed her exams, one Saudi man congratulated her by hacking into the website of the Saudi Commission of Electricity and Cogeneration and writing her a note:
“I apologize for the hacking your website, but I wanted
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Posted: 6th, May 2014 | In: Strange But True, Technology | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Liverpool: The Unluckiest Man In The City Is…

WHO is the unhappiest man in the Liverpool?

The Liverpool Post leads with the poor unfortunate.

 

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No. Not him.

HIM!

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BEHOLD! The Huge Satanic Statue Made For The Oklahoma State Capitol

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A 7-FT TALL STATUE of Satan could soon be sat on the lawns before the Oklahoma State Capitol next to a monument of the ten commandments, pictured below. Note the spellings

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Posted: 4th, May 2014 | In: Politicians, Strange But True | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Woman’s Belly Button Explodes On Jet Airliner

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PATRICIA Jackson, from Bridlington, is no jihadi. She did not attempt to blow up a plane with a bomb hidden in her shoes. She is a cosmetic surgery survivor whose belly button shot off on a

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