Category Archives: Odd News

There is really no other way to describe this stuff.

‘Goat man’ spotted in Utah mountains

‘Goat man’ spotted in Utah mountains By Louis Casiano NBC News July 23, 2012 The sighting of a man dressed in a goat suit on a Utah mountain is causing concern among state wildlife officials, The Associated Press reported. The … Continue reading

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Dog hurt dragging owner out of path of oncoming train

Dog hurt dragging owner out of path of oncoming train MSN May 9, 2012 An 8-year-old pit bull rescued by a police officer who wanted a companion for his mom has returned the favor in the most selfless way possible. … Continue reading

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Dentist pulls out all of her ex-boyfriend’s teeth after split

Dentist pulls out all of her ex-boyfriend’s teeth after split By Eric Pfeiffer The Sideshow April 30, 2012 If you’re planning a trip to the dentist, it might not be the wisest decision to make your appointment with the person … Continue reading

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2 teen girls sunbathing on Pa. road struck by car

2 teen girls sunbathing on Pa. road struck by car Associated Press April 29, 2012 BEAVER, Pa. (AP) — Police say two teenage girls who fell asleep while sunbathing on a rural Pennsylvania road have been struck by a car. … Continue reading

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It’s a dirty job: Police nationwide take on soaring Tide detergent theft

Grime Wave, It’s a dirty job: Police nationwide take on soaring Tide detergent theft M.L. Nestel The Daily March 13, 2012 Law enforcement officials across the country are puzzled over a crime wave targeting an unlikely item: Tide laundry detergent. … Continue reading

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Michigan State University to Offer Course on Surviving Zombie Apocalypse

Michigan State University to Offer Course on Surviving Zombie Apocalypse By C.W. Burgers Yahoo! News February 29, 2012 Should a “zombie apocalypse” ever befall the campus of Michigan State University, its students will be prepared — or at least the … Continue reading

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AP Exclusive: Obama’s transgender ex-nanny outcast

AP Exclusive: Obama’s transgender ex-nanny outcast By NINIEK KARMINI AP March 5, 2012 JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Once, long ago, Evie looked after “Barry” Obama, the kid who would grow up to become the world’s most powerful man. Now, his … Continue reading

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Dwarf tossing draws outrage

Dwarf tossing draws outrage CBCNews.ca January 27, 2012 Dwarf tossing continues to come under fire. Weeks after the novelty ‘sport’ gained international attention at the Golden Globe Awards, a strip bar in Windsor, Ont., plans to host a dwarf tossing … Continue reading

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Former President John Tyler’s (1790-1862) grandchildren still alive

Former President John Tyler’s (1790-1862) grandchildren still alive By Eric Pfeiffer The Sideshow January 25, 2012 Former President John Tyler, born 221 years ago, still has two living grandchildren. The one-term president isn’t a well-known historical figure; he’s probably best … Continue reading

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Ill. man in joking mood despite nail in brain

Ill. man in joking mood despite nail in brain By DON BABWIN Associated Press January 20, 2012 OAK LAWN, Ill. (AP) — Gail Glaenzer still can’t believe that her fiancé unknowingly shot a nail into his skull, let alone that … Continue reading

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