Sunday , 31 August 2014
Latest News

Category Archives: Odd News

Feed Subscription<

Odd News From Around The World.

5yr old girl sustains horrific injuries after being allegedly attacked in school


5 year old AvaLynn was nearly disfigured when she was allegedly attacked by another pupil at her Elementary school in Mississippi this week. The most bizarre thing about this story is that the school is maintaining that she was not attacked, rather she got the horrific injuries in an accident ... Read More »

Try Before You Die – Macabre Festival Lets Japanese Try Out Coffins and Funeral Makeup

Trying out a coffin while you’re still alive can be a rather unnerving experience. But the Japanese seem to love it!  They even have a creepy ‘try-before-you-die’ festival where people can lay down in coffins, try out funeral garments and even get a morbid makeover. Called ‘Shukatsu Festa’, the unique ... Read More »

Is This the World’s Woolliest Sheep?

A Tasmanian farmer-couple recently discovered what might just be the world’s woolliest sheep. They’ve named the super-fluffy creature ‘Shaun’, after popular cartoon character Shaun the Sheep from the British comedy series Wallace and Gromit. As it turns out, Shaun has never had his coat cut, and it is at least ... Read More »

Expert Opinion: You Can’t Understand ISIS If You Don’t Know the History of Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia

The dramatic arrival of Da’ish (ISIS) on the stage of Iraq has shocked many in the West. Many have been perplexed — and horrified — by its violence and its evident magnetism for Sunni youth. But more than this, they find Saudi Arabia’s ambivalence in the face of this manifestation ... Read More »

This 100-lb Turban May Be World’s Largest

Hats off to Avtar Singh Mauni: the 60-year-old holy man may be on the brink of a world record thanks to a 100-pound turban he wears on his head. The titanic turban measures 2,115 feet when unwrapped — the same length as 13 Olympic-sized swimming pools. Mauni spends six hours a ... Read More »

4-Year-Old Pupil Reportedly Expelled Because Of His Mother’s Facebook Post

One Florida mother’s Facebook status didn’t go over so well with her son’s preschool. Mother Ashley Habat recently complained on Facebook after the Sonshine Christian Academy didn’t give enough notice about picture day. Even though Habat said her Facebook post was private, she still tagged the school, and the next day she ... Read More »

Grandfather Made 10-Month-Old Take ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’

A grandfather in Houston, Texas, may be in trouble with the law after allegedly making his 10-month-old granddaughter take the ice bucket challenge. Earlier this week, Reggie Stewart posted a video of himself taking the ice bucket challenge. While he is challenging others, the granddaughter sits in a walker trying to grab ... Read More »

Church Erects ‘God Loves s*x’ Billboard To Attract New Worshipers

Churches have done some elaborate things to attract new worshippers – and one Pennsylvania congregation is taking a leap of faith with its sexy new billboard. Restored Church of Wilkes-Barre, PA paid for a billboard along Route 309 that reads “‘I love s*x.’ -God” and promotes the church’s new sermon series that will ... Read More »

Woman In Trouble After Throwing Her Newborn Into Dustbin

A woman by the name of Purvi Patel was recently arrested in connection with the discovery of a dead newborn inside a trash bin behind an Indiana restaurant. The Indiana Police Department arrested Purvi Patel, 32 of Granger, Monday on a preliminary charge of feticide, which is a Class B felony, ... Read More »

Daycare Worker Docked After Stomping Toddler To Death

 A woman by the name of Athena Skeeter, 40, from the Bronx New York was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and manslaughter. According to police, Athena Skeeter murdered a 20-MONTH-OLD baby boy last week after stomping the child three times. She told the police the reason she ... Read More »

Police Handcuff Man and Then Tase Him To Death

How cruel of an officer, to tase a young African-American man while he is in handcuffs. Reports say that police fired their tasers 10-13 times. The man unfortunately suffered an unnecessary death caused by, once again, the police. Gregory Towns’ life should not have ended this way. So much justice ... Read More »

Siblings Arrested For Having S*x In Church After Watching Movie

Countryside Baptist Church,

A brother and sister in the US are behind bars after allegedly having s*x in a tractor trailer parked in a church parking lot. Police say Christopher Buckner, 20, and her half-brother Timothy Savoy, 25, admitted to committing inc*st three times after watching the Ryan Gosling romance The Notebook. Police ... Read More »

5-Year-Old Brings Loaded Gun To School


A kindergarten student in Pennsylvania brought a loaded revolver to school on Monday, according to authorities. Police in Aliquippa, a city northwest of Pittsburgh, said the gun was found in the 5-year-old’s backpack after a friend told a teacher about it. The family of the child who brought the gun to school ... Read More »

CRAZY! 13-year-old girl gets pregnant after grandparents give her permission to live with boyfriend


A 19-year-old man was arrested after he impregnated his 13-year-old “girlfriend.” The child of China, was only 13 years old when she moved in with the man. Now, the girl gave birth to a premature baby and doctors notified police. The baby’s father was arrested on charges of s*xual assault ... Read More »

Woman turns dead husband’s ashes into diamond


When Glynis Barnett shows friends her new yellow diamond nestling in its jewellery box, they never fail to be impressed. ‘People always say how sparkly it is and compliment me on the fabulous colour,’ says Glynis, 63, a retired PA from Kent. ‘They’re so surprised when I tell them the ... Read More »

This Pastor Disguised As Destitute to His Church and Members Refused To Help Him

Pastor Jeremiah Steepek 1

Pastor Jeremiah Steepek transformed himself into a homeless person and went to the 10,000 member church that he was to be introduced as the head pastor at that morning. He walked around his soon to be church for 30 minutes while it was filling with people for service, only 3 ... Read More »

Residents Of Noiva Do Cordeiro, Almost All-Woman Town, Seek Bachelors


Life is pretty sweet for the women of Noiva Do Cordeiro. According to the Telegraph, they have constructed a society in the southeast part of Brazil that is communal, egalitarian and almost all-female. But some of the women in the town say it would be nice to have a few more ... Read More »

Meet Fastest Dog On Two Legs


A Los Angeles pomeranian named Jiff has reason to be dog tired: When he strolls around on all four paws, he’s a just a regular pooch. But when he gets up on his hind legs, he’s a speed demon. The same goes for when little Jiff balances on his front legs. That’s ... Read More »

Texas preacher Allegedly Compares God To a “Drone”


A megachurch pastor in Texas is raising eyebrows among among believers and nonbelievers alike for framing his interpretation of God around his casual understanding of drone technology. “We need to rediscover how great and how awesome our God is,” preaches evangelical Christian Ed Young in his new lecture series posted ... Read More »

Human Skull Discovered in Donation Bin


Police in Austin are turning to the public for help finding an unknown person who donated a human skull to a local Goodwill. Although the homicide unit is investigating, it is not believed the skull is connected with a criminal act of foul play. “We think it was probably something ... Read More »

Scroll To Top