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Monday 12/3

Talk about a hair of the dog that bit you: A New Zealand man went into surgery after literally drinking himself blind this summer!  Denis Duthie, 65, was celebrating his parents’ 50th wedding anniversary by drinking vodka—when he suddenly found he had “gone completely blind,” he says. “I thought it had got dark and I’d […]


Wednesday 11/28

Massachusetts store owner Saadat Khan was confronted by a gun-wielding crook he pretended to co-operate, moving behind the counter and toward the cash register. But instead of opening the register to get the dough the man demanded, he grabbed a cup of spicy red pepper powder that he keeps on hand to kick his meals […]


Tuesday 11/27

Freak News 11272012 An Irish businessman said he is offering Pope John Paul II’s Popemobile up for rent to partiers for $324 per hour.Paddy Dunning said the Popemobile, a yellow Ford Transit van specially adapted for the pope’s 1979 visit to Ireland, came with the Dublin Wax Museum when he purchased it a few years […]


Monday 11/19

An Ontario police officer found himself adding Dr. to his resume when he pulled over a woman for speeding outside a grocery store. Obviously, she was on her way to the hospital and with his help, the lady ended up giving birth to a baby boy right there on the side of the road! Both […]


Thursday 11/01

An employee at an Illinois Subway restaurant stopped a robbery by throwing a pot of soup at an armed robber wearing a ghost mask, police said. The attempted robbery happened at 6:45 p.m. Friday when an employee was leaving the restaurant and was forced back inside by the masked bandit, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. “He […]


Tuesday 10/23

A Pennsylvania man whose motor home was damaged by a rock-throwing vandal told police he believes Bigfoot is behind the crime.Pennsylvania State Police released a complaint saying John Reed, 39, of Lykens, also a member of the Lykens Valley Sasquatch Hunters, told troopers he caught a glimpse of the late-night vandal and believes the perpetrator […]


Friday 10/19

When police in England responded to reports of a man walking around with a sword, they stumbled upon Colin Farmer, 61, who is blind … and was carrying his white stick. Police, mistaking the stick for a samurai sword, set upon Farmer and eventually Tased him, the man says. “I didn’t even know the police […]


Friday 10/05

Pennsylvania cops say 51-year-old Laura Pastor demanded money from a store register and whipped out a gun…er…her finger under her shirt. She pointed it at the clerk and said, “This is a stick up. Give me all the money.” The clerk, unsure whether or not the finger was loaded, handed over $148 in cash.  Pastor also […]