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Entries from January 2011

Super Carb Overload

January 18th, 2011 · Comments Off on Super Carb Overload

Hope this guy does not walk away a diabetic after this 60 day carb extravaganza! Sticking to an all-potato diet for 60 days has earned Chris Voigt the National Potato Council’s Potato Man of the Year honor. The Columbia Basin Herald reports the award was presented to the Pasco man last weekend at the council’s […]

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Fox Shoots Hunter

January 17th, 2011 · Comments Off on Fox Shoots Hunter

This is a great story out of Moscow for all you animal lovers! A wounded fox shot its would-be killer in Belarus by pulling the trigger on the hunter’s gun as the pair scuffled after the The unnamed hunter, who had approached the fox after wounding it from a distance, was in hospital with a […]

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Weird Auction – Coffin

January 16th, 2011 · Comments Off on Weird Auction – Coffin

For the JFK-assassination conspiracy junkie who has everything: L ee Harvey Oswald’s coffin. Body not included. A Los Angeles auction house said on Tuesday it would sell the simple pine coffin in which the suspected assassin of President John F. Kennedy was buried for almost 20 years. Bidding will start at $1,000, but the item […]

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Don’t Smoke Weed and Drive

January 14th, 2011 · Comments Off on Don’t Smoke Weed and Drive

And definitely don’t carry 500 pounds of it and run a red light! Police stopped a driver for running a red light and discovered more than 500 pounds of marijuana inside his minivan, authorities said. Clement Hunter, 30, was awaiting arraignment on Monday following his arrest on drug charges, authorities said. Hunter ran a red […]

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Tags: Of the Weird · Offbeat Stuff · Weird Criminals

Weird Looking Coin is a Fail

January 13th, 2011 · Comments Off on Weird Looking Coin is a Fail

This coin is horrible!

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Drop the Snowball or We Will Shoot

January 12th, 2011 · Comments Off on Drop the Snowball or We Will Shoot

Two Berlin police officers were pelted by snowballs thrown by a group of about 40 youths but were able to fight them off with pepper spray, police said on Sunday. The officers were investigating a brawl early Saturday morning. They ignored demands from a group of about 25 youths to leave and were then attacked […]

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Tags: Offbeat Stuff · Weird Criminals · Weird Folks

Gay Birds Eat Mercury

January 11th, 2011 · Comments Off on Gay Birds Eat Mercury

Researchers in Florida and Sri Lanka studied the effect of the metal in white ibises’ diets to find out why breeding was down. They found the higher the dose of mercury in the wading birds’ food pellets, the more likely a male bird was to pair with another male. Dr Peter Frederick from the University […]

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Odd Statue

January 10th, 2011 · Comments Off on Odd Statue

I guess a Polish joke is not politically correct but they did spend $300,000 on this statue to commemorate a bear that apparently fought along side the army against the Nazis! The £200,000 monument is to commemorate the extraordinary life of  Wojtek, a 6ft tall, 500 pound brown bear who served alongside Polish soldiers — […]

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Winner of the Weird Disguise Award

January 9th, 2011 · Comments Off on Winner of the Weird Disguise Award

This guy spend $700 on this movie quality mask to disguise himself so he could rob banks.  Now that he is going to jail I wonder how the black prision population will feel about this!

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Strange Battle

January 8th, 2011 · Comments Off on Strange Battle

All I can say to this one is OUCH!

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