Crazy Weird News header image 4


Entries from June 2011

Deep Fried Kook Aid? Barf…

June 20th, 2011 · Comments Off on Deep Fried Kook Aid? Barf…

Sounds nasty but Chicken Charlie’s is a staple of fried rations at fairs across the country. It sold 400 to 600 orders of deep-fried Kool-Aid per day the first weekend of the San Diego County Fair. That’s about double the rate of previous debut items, Boghosian said. “That’s because it tastes so darn good,” Boghosian […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Odd Accomplisments · Odd Ideas · Of the Weird · Offbeat Stuff · Silly Products

Dog is a Millionare 12 Times Over

June 17th, 2011 · Comments Off on Dog is a Millionare 12 Times Over

Come here doggie, doggie… A very rich dog, which inherited $12 million from U.S. hotelier Leona Helmsley, has died, a spokeswoman for the deceased hotel mogul’s trust said Thursday. Helmsley, who owned the Helmsley hotel chain, left $12 million in her will to care for her beloved Maltese named Trouble when she died in 2007. […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Odd Animals · Odd Ideas · Of the Weird · Offbeat Stuff

Senior Citizen Uses HIV Status to Rob Bank

June 16th, 2011 · Comments Off on Senior Citizen Uses HIV Status to Rob Bank

A woman robbed a Colorado bank by passing her official HIV status card from a local clinic and a note saying she would infect a teller with AIDS if the clerk didn’t hand over money, police said on Friday. Jeff Satur, spokesman for the Longmont, Colorado police department, said detectives are searching for a pale […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Crazy People · Might Be True · Scary Strange · Weird Criminals

Woman Gets Friends Tattooed on Her Arm

June 15th, 2011 · Comments Off on Woman Gets Friends Tattooed on Her Arm

One nutty woman now has an arm-y of Facebook friends… The social network fan has had all her online pals’ profile pics tattooed on her limb. She filmed herself getting the 152 prints and posted the clip on YouTube. The unnamed Dutch woman, who goes by the username susyj87, said: “Pretty amazing, right? I’m really […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Crazy People · Might Be True · Odd Accomplisments · Odd Ideas · Scary Strange

Buy a Kid on Kijiiji?

June 14th, 2011 · Comments Off on Buy a Kid on Kijiiji?

This kid must really hate his sister! A 16-year-old Ontario boy was given a stern warning by police for posting an online ad that offered two children for sale. Chatham-Kent police said the ad included photos and stated that the kids had to be gone in a week or they’d be put on the streets. […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Odd Accomplisments · Odd Celebs · Odd Ideas · Offbeat Stuff

Terrorists Learn to Bake

June 13th, 2011 · Comments Off on Terrorists Learn to Bake

British spies hacked into an al-Qaida website to replace instructions on how to build a bomb with recipes for making cupcakes, newspapers reported on Friday. The cyber offensive took place last year when the English language magazine called Inspire, aimed at Muslims in the West, was launched by supporters of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Odd Accomplisments · Odd Ideas · Of the Weird · Offbeat Stuff

You are a Bad Tweeter!

June 10th, 2011 · Comments Off on You are a Bad Tweeter!

A Malaysia man has agreed to tweet an apology 100 times over three days after slandering a publishing company on the social media service. Fahmi Fadzil (@fahmi_fadzil), who describes himself as a performer and writer on his Twitter bio, is doling out the contrite tweets at about one an hour. As of Thursday morning, he […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Odd Accomplisments · Odd Celebs · Strange News · Weird Criminals

Scary Place to Shop

June 7th, 2011 · Comments Off on Scary Place to Shop

I don’t shoplift but why take a chance?

[Read more →]

Tags: Odd Ideas · Of the Weird · Offbeat Stuff

Stuffed Tiger Determined to Not be a Threat

June 6th, 2011 · Comments Off on Stuffed Tiger Determined to Not be a Threat

Zoo workers prepared tranquiler darts and a thermal imaging helicopter was dispatched amid reports of a white tiger on the loose near an England golf course. But there was just one problem — it turned out to be a stuffed animal. Police have launched an investigation into the potential hoax that sent golfers and cricket […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Crazy People · Odd Accomplisments

Weird Must Have Gadget

June 5th, 2011 · Comments Off on Weird Must Have Gadget

For those times you get caught in the rain!

[Read more →]

Tags: Funny Pics · Might Be True · Odd Gadgets · Silly Products