Archive for the ‘Weird’ Category

Olympic Cat Curling (Video)

Olympic Cat Curling (Video)

YouTube description: ‘The 2006 USA Cat Curling team square off.’

Deer Stuck in Snow Rescued in Austria (Video)

Deer Stuck in Snow Rescued in Austria (Video)

A group of skiers working hard to rescue a deer that fell into a snow sinkhole in Untertilliach, Austria. Twice!

Elephant Attacks Safari Tourists in Jeep at Sri Lankan National Park (Video)

Elephant Attacks Safari Tourists in Jeep at Sri Lankan National Park (Video)

Gemunu the Elephant is already notorious for ambushing tourists in their cars as they drive through the Yala National Park, Sri Lanka. He gets very aggressive while searching the interior of the vehicles for any food its passengers might be hiding. This group had a very close and scary encounter with the elephant:

Soccer Player Celebrates Goal by Headbutting Glass Dugout (Video)

Soccer Player Celebrates Goal by Headbutting Glass Dugout (Video)

A soccer player headbutts a glass dugout to celebrate his goal during an Italian amateur match between Pontilcelli and Riolo Terme. The bizarre celebration earns him an instant red card.

U.S. Luger Kate Hansen’s Dance Warm up at the Sochi Olympics (Video)

U.S. Luger Kate Hansen’s Dance Warm up at the Sochi Olympics (Video)

U.S. luger Kate Hansen warms up for competition by dancing to some Beyonce at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games. NBC luge commentator Duncan Kennedy doesn’t seem to like Hansen’s little dance routine, but everybody else loves it!

Smart Crow Solves 8-Stage Puzzle (Video)

Smart Crow Solves 8-Stage Puzzle (Video)

Dr. Alex Taylor has set up an 8-step puzzle to try and confuse ’007′, one of the smartest crows he’s been studying in captivity. The bird solved the complex puzzle pretty quickly, even though he never saw the objects arranged together before. Watch the amazing experiment in this clip from the BBC’s ‘Inside the Animal Mind’:

Huge Avalanche Filmed in Italy (Video)

Huge Avalanche Filmed in Italy (Video)

An impressive avalanche was caught on camera in Passiria valley in South Tyrol, Italy. The avalanche caused no casualties, but 25 people were evacuated.

Spanish Cargo Ship Splits off French Coast (Video)

Spanish Cargo Ship Splits off French Coast (Video)

Spanish cargo ship ‘Luno’ split in half off the south-western coast of France, at Anglet, on Wednesday. The ship had been heading to a nearby port to load up with cargo when its engine failed and the rough waves carried it into a jetty where it broke in two. The 12-man crew was evacuated by a helicopter. The accident was caught on camera:

Reporter Ian Rapoport High-Fives an NFL Fan in the Face (Video)

Reporter Ian Rapoport High-Fives an NFL Fan in the Face (Video)

NFL Network’s reporter Ian Rapoport turned around to high-five some fans during a live TV broadcast from Manhattan, but one guy got an eye-five instead!

Man Survives Being Run Over by Bus in Turkey (Video)

Man Survives Being Run Over by Bus in Turkey (Video)

A man was completely uninjured after being run over by a bus in Ankara, Turkey. The accident happened after the brakes on the parked city bus failed, making it go out of control in reverse. The whole thing was caught on security cameras and you can see the man get up from under the bus at the 0:34 mark. It’s the same guy that helps that little girl: