Category: Freak News



Potato plunder

A Rhode Island man tried his luck at rob­bing a con­ve­nience store, where he bran­dished the scari­est weapon of all….a tater!  The employee chased him off with a base­ball bat. Then he went around the cor­ner to try again at a Laun­dro­mat, shout­ing, “I need money.” A clerk there saw the spud and walked away […]


There's more than 1 way to crack an egg

I hope your Easter was bet­ter than the Dye fam­ily of New Jersey’s who had their Easter egg hunt inter­rupted when a sky­diver fell out of the sky into a nearby back­yard!  The diver, 49-year-old Arkady Shenker, jumped out of a plane oper­ated by Freefall Adven­tures Sky­div­ing School and he was wear­ing a spe­cial “wing […]


A bar of gold you won't want to get your hands on

Par­ents always worry when their child runs away but I can’t even imag­ine what this boy’s par­ents went through after find­ing out about this!  Their 16-year-old boy is mirac­u­lously alive after being stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from Santa Clara, Cal­i­for­nia to Maui, Hawaii. The FBI believes the boy climbed into […]


Stick a knife in it!

It looked like a hun­gry passenger’s lunch, but enchi­ladas car­ried through secu­rity at Sonoma County Air­port in Santa Rosa, Calif. con­tained more than just rice, beans and a deli­cious sauce, accord­ing to the TSA. Stashed inside it was an 8.5-inch knife: The woman said she had made the enchi­lada over the week­end and she really […]


Good deed leads to arrest

 When her cell­mate asks, “How’d you get arrested?” Florida’s Christina Hines, 30, has good rea­son to either laugh or cry. As WKMG reports, it all started when she acci­den­tally left a $50 bill behind at a gas sta­tion. The clerk ran out­side after her but was too late. A sheriff’s deputy noticed the com­mo­tion, found […]


Mammas boy

Mary­land man Ryan Trem­bly put his fin­ger under his shirt in an attempt to mimic a gun at a beauty salon but the recep­tion­ist wasn’t buy­ing it and gave him the boot. Trem­bly left and went into a neigh­bor­ing busi­ness to use the phone to call mom and arrange a ride home. The recep­tion­ist noted […]


This guy's a boob

Never under­es­ti­mate the power of booooobs (or being one). When an argu­ment over a park­ing spot in the Haight dis­trict esca­lated, the woman inten­tion­ally rammed her car into the man’s who would not let her have the park­ing spot. The woman drove away and the vic­tim remem­bered noth­ing. He didn’t know what kind of car […]


Baaaddd customer service

An employee at a Dutch shoe store hoofed it out the door after things got wild and woolly – thanks to a flock of sheep that forced their way inside and chased her around.  The crit­ters crashed the store after escap­ing from their owner, who was herd­ing them into town for an exhi­bi­tion.  The clerk was […]