Archive for the ‘Strange News’ Category

Police Use Lollipops To Disarm Mentally Disturbed Giant

Police Use Lollipops To Disarm Mentally Disturbed Giant

Patient became even more agitated when he saw an officer approaching with a taser, but luckily his associate retrieved a handful of lollipops from his patrol car and convinced the patient to trade the lollipops for the razor and to allow officers to handcuff him.

Chinese Man Finds Bullet in Brain 23-years After Being Shot (Video)

Chinese Man Finds Bullet in Brain 23-years After Being Shot (Video)

The Chinese surgeon who removed the bullet said Mr Wang cheated death by a matter of millimetres.

Sperm Bike…Wait, What?

Sperm Bike…Wait, What?

If you happen to ride a bicycle around Copenhagen, you may see something called the Sperm Bullitt. It’s a custom-designed bike with a cooling system that was made for Nordisk Cryobank (European Sperm Bank) , one of Europe’s leading sperm banks, in their effort to…

Royal Virility Performance – Viagra-laced Beer

Royal Virility Performance – Viagra-laced Beer

Beer containing Viagra? Yup, there is a new limited-edition beer called Royal Virility Performance containing Viagra that has been launched by BrewDog in time for the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton on April 29th.

DNA Dating Service

DNA Dating Service

Gmatch, a dating service founded by biology students from Munich, Germany is testing subjects’ DNA to find the most compatible gene pools. They use saliva samples to test whether potential partners are compatible and claim to have better success rate than any other matchmaking website.

Tristin Saghin, 9, Saves 2-year-old Sister with CPR

Tristin Saghin, 9, Saves 2-year-old Sister with CPR

A 9-year-old boy in Arizona saved his drowning sister by administering CPR – which, he says, he learned by watching television. Tristin Saghin and his family were visiting his grandmother in Mesa, Ariz., when his grandmother and mother suddenly…

Dancing Romanian Politician Makes Headlines Worldwide (Video)

Dancing Romanian Politician Makes Headlines Worldwide (Video)

Romanian politician Edmond Talmacean caused a stir in Romania with his dance moves on a TV show. Talmacean said that dancing and “having fun” were a good way to engage with the younger generation.

Plane Hits Minivan Carrying Toddlers in New Orleans

Plane Hits Minivan Carrying Toddlers in New Orleans

A small plane made an emergency landing on a busy street in New Orleans and struck a van carrying three women and two children. Police say 60-year-old pilot Houston Hunter was flying over…

Man Ironing on the M1 Highway in England (Video)

Man Ironing on the M1 Highway in England (Video)

In England, a man wearing a blue bathrobe and slippers decided to do some extreme ironing in the central lane of the M1 highway after a section was closed following a fire. His stunt was…

Luxembourger Wins Office Chair Race (Video)

Luxembourger Wins Office Chair Race (Video)

More than 50 participants competed in the town of Bad König-Zell in Hesse on Saturday at the third German office chair championships, but it was Luxembourger Pierre Feller who took the title and set a new course record.