Archive for the ‘Weird’ Category

Japanese Girl Breaks Blocks with Her Head before First Pitch (Video)

Japanese Girl Breaks Blocks with Her Head before First Pitch (Video)

Takeda Rina, a 23-year old Japanese martial arts star, breaks ten concrete blocks with her head before throwing the first pitch at Sunday’s Chiba Lotte Marines vs Seibu Lions baseball game.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Scores Flying Backheel Goal in PSG Training (Video)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Scores Flying Backheel Goal in PSG Training (Video)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores another amazing kung-fu goal as Paris Saint-Germain prepare in Hong Kong for a friendly match with the local club Kitchee.

Tour de France Wheelie Guy (Video)

Tour de France Wheelie Guy (Video)

Some guy on a bicycle pops a wheelie beside Tour de France riders and it was caught on camera:

Korean Guys Cave in to Kiss Cam Pressure (Video)

Korean Guys Cave in to Kiss Cam Pressure (Video)

Two guys were put on the spot by a ‘kiss cam’ operator during a Lotte Giants baseball game in South Korea. Hilarity ensued:

Giraffe Escapes from Circus in Mexico (Video)

Giraffe Escapes from Circus in Mexico (Video)

Bingo the Giraffe was filmed escaping its pen at Barley Circus in San Nicolas de los Garza, near Monterrey, Mexico, on Saturday. Its freedom was short-lived as it was soon recaptured and returned to the pen. The giraffe escape was caught on camera by Adriana Arreola and started going viral after she shared the footage on Facebook:

Pigeons Interrupt Rangers-Blue Jays Game (Video)

Pigeons Interrupt Rangers-Blue Jays Game (Video)

Two baseball-loving pigeons invaded the field at the Rogers Centre, in the ninth inning of Saturday’s Rangers-Blue Jays game, temporarily interrupting the play:

Scottish Soccer Player Hits a Flying Seagull with a Ball (Video)

Scottish Soccer Player Hits a Flying Seagull with a Ball (Video)

Hibernian defender Callum Booth accidentally hit a seagull flying above the pitch during Tuesday’s pre-season friendly with Dunfermline. Unlike some soccer players, the seagull didn’t dive and start rolling around on the ground. Instead, the bird regained composure and flew out of the stadium.

5’9″ Tennis Player Stands on Chair to Hug 6’11″ Opponent (Video)

5’9″ Tennis Player Stands on Chair to Hug 6’11″ Opponent (Video)

A 5’9″ “short” Israeli tennis player, Dudi Sela, needed a chair to give his opponent (and a friend), 6’11″ tall Croatian Ivo Karlović, a post-match hug at the Claro Open Colombia in Bogota, on Thursday.

Sky News Reporter Adam Boulton Swallows a Fly on Air (Video)

Sky News Reporter Adam Boulton Swallows a Fly on Air (Video)

Sky News political editor Adam Boulton ended up swallowing a fly while reporting from Downing Street on British Prime Minister’s cabinet reshuffle. He took it like a pro:

Plane Almost Lands on a Whale in Alaska (Video)

Plane Almost Lands on a Whale in Alaska (Video)

A seaplane almost hit a whale while landing on water in Angoon, Alaska, on July 10. Luckily, the pilot managed to pull the plane up just in time to avoid a collision with the surfacing whale. Thomas Hamm caught the close call on camera.