Strange But True Category
Weird, offbeat and bizarre news from around the world. Funny, strange & odd news stories that make you wince, laugh and fear for humanity.
THE Roane County Circuit Court calls former MD Kenneth Seen, 52, of Spencer, West Virginia. He is charged with placing his tongue inside the mouth of an elderly patient during an examination.
FILE under Low Blood Sugar this story of the Tennessee woman who wanted her boyfriend to stop at a drive-thru McDonald’s.
Crystal Greer Brooks, 33, was in 41-year-old Santiago Hernandez truck early on Thursday morning.
“I OFFERED the monkey an egg sandwich, ” says Ricky Strong from his home in Currituck County, North Carolina. “He actually came to me and walked up my arm. I walked with the monkey back to the shed where the other three primates were. I was about to leave when the cat showed up. And when it did, the one monkey threw like a toolbox at the cat. Then a dog got on a deck and started barking and all four of the monkeys jumped on me.
TO Boston, Lincolnshire, to see Graham the cat making his daily trip to the Pets at Home store.
“When we open the doors at 9am he’s always our first customer,” says deputy manager Vicky Coker.
LOCAL News: In Exeter, Devon, the fire brigade has rescued a puppy form a wine rack:
The Fire Service attended a incident in the above area for a 10 week old puppy stuck in a wine rack. One Fire appliance from Bovey Tracey attended this incident.
On arrival, crews confirmed one 10 week old Labrador Puppy stuck in a wine rack and got to work to release the Puppy using small tools. The Puppy was released unharmed.
These are the full and final details.
When did a fire engine become a fire appliance?
PHOTO of the day: A 26-year-old man was found sleeping on a woman’s horse in Landsberg, Germany.
TO a flat in Milan, Italy, where a 30-year-old Italian man has has had his testicles bitten off by one of his two pet pitbull dogs.
His girlfriend found the man, a diabetic, unconscious.
EVERYONE thinks animals are so wonderful and they’re not. They’re poo machines who think of humans as elaborate tin-openers and dung shovelers. And we’re stupid enough to believe they care for us.
When folks aren’t watching, stood atop their hind legs, animals are out making mugs of us. They crap on our rugs, bury their faeces in our gardens, sleep on our beds after rolling around in their own vomit and then die prematurely, just to make us cry.
BOURNEMOUTH University students living in Lyme Regis House are advised against using Henry Hoovers. Any evident of “misuse” will be frowned upon. And by misuse we mean picking up rubbish, ash and dust, which as any student knows, is the first stage of madness…
DUNDEE’S clairvoyant bus driver decided not to pick up children at the bus stop. He drove past. He’d had a premonition that if he picked them up bad things would happen.
But he wasn’t thanked. His employer, National Express, sacked him.
CLAYTON Pettet, 19, is a second year student at London’s Central Saint Martins school of art. On January 25, 2014, Clayton says he will produce a piece of “performance art” involving him being vigorously shafted up his rectum for the first time.
It’s a big moment. The hope is that all Clayton’s friends and family (hope you can make it, nan) will turn up to support the budding artist in Art School Stole My Virginity.
“I’ve held on to my virginity for 19 years, and I’m not throwing it away lightly. Basically it’s like I am losing the stigma around virginity. Since culturally we do hold quite a lot of value to the idea of virginity I have decided to use mine and the loss of it to create a piece that I think will stimulate interesting debate and questions regarding the subject.”
TO Columbus, Georgia, where a newly installed water heater has caught fire. The building is ablaze.
TRAVIS Lechien was a chemistry teacher Hanover Central High School, Indiana. He’d been at the school for ten years. But now he’s gone, his reputation immersed in a cloud of the flavoured tobacco it’s alleged he shared with his students from a hookah pipe.
The women, one Jennifer Marie Vargas, 34, whose husband works as a soldier at the Joint Base San Antonio, has been arrested. She is accused of deliberately tearing off her son’s scrotum.
WHEN animal workers in Burford, southwestern Ontario, Canada, found this creature they identified it as a dog.
DUCK’S sliding down a duck slide at Mr Su Lee’s duckling conditioning plant. The water contains herbs, spices and a soupcon of cherry jam. In week three, the watery brew is replaced by boling oil…
DOGS. They eat pedigree dog food and treats. They also eat poo.
But the poo lying around in Berlin’s Treptow and Kreuzburg areas is human made. Much of it is contains traces of heroin and other illegal drugs.
MUG Shot Of the Week features the face of Dennis Lalime, 64, accused of operating his Buick Regal under the influence early on Sunday morning in Maine.
All those homophobes who think the whole things is wrong and immoral, turns out, are wildly wrong. They reckon it is unnatural? Well, you don’t get more natural than a bunch of insects all shtupping each other, regardless of gender. It seems that ‘beastly’ isn’t a slur at all!
TO shave or not to shave? What says the judge who oversaw a case costing £350,000 that hinged on whether a disabled 23-year-old Muslim woman should have shaved pubic hair?
Her parents wanted it shaved before she returned home to live with them. They said it was a Muslim matter. The council, which cares for the woman, said it was unsure if the woman understood what the procedure meant. So. It went to court.