Posts Tagged ‘odd news’

Thai Cook Fries Chicken With His Bare Hands (Video)

Thai Cook Fries Chicken With His Bare Hands (Video)

Kann ‘Superhands’ Trichan, a 50-year-old cook from Chiang Mai, Thailand, can bury his fingers into hot boiling fat and scoop pieces of chicken with his bare hands. Kann feels no pain and walks away with no blisters at all.

Celebrity Silhouette Maiden Voyage Is a Tight Squeeze (Video)

Celebrity Silhouette Maiden Voyage Is a Tight Squeeze (Video)

Celebrity Silhouette, a new luxury cruise ship from Celebrity Cruises, attracted a lot of attention on its maiden voyage squeezing through a tiny canal in Germany. Not only did the Celebrity Silhouette’s captain…

Couple Adopts Gorilla (Video)

Couple Adopts Gorilla (Video)

Pierre and Elianne Thivillon, who own a zoo in Saint-Martin-la-Plaine near Lyon, France, have adopted a 13-year-old female gorilla named Digit. The couple takes her home every night where she enjoys sleeping in their bed, after Digit has…

Horse Semen Drink Anyone? Bottoms Up! (Video)

Horse Semen Drink Anyone? Bottoms Up! (Video)

A pub named “Green Man” in Wellington, New Zealand, has created an apple-infused horse semen shot which tastes like custard as an entry in the 14th annual Monteith’s Beer & Wild Food Challenge.

Nancy the Chihuahua: World’s Smallest Sheep Herding Dog (Video)

Nancy the Chihuahua: World’s Smallest Sheep Herding Dog (Video)

Nancy the Chihuahua is probably the world’s smallest sheep herding dog. Nancy weighs just over 2 pounds, but the tiny Chihuahua has proven her expertise in the field by confidently herding sheep with all the skill…

Yoda: World’s Ugliest Dog Contest Winner (Video)

Yoda: World’s Ugliest Dog Contest Winner (Video)

Yoda, 14-year-old Chinese crested and Chihuahua mix won the World’s Ugliest Dog title at the 23rd annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest held at Sonoma Marin Fair in Petaluma, California. The point of this contest is that…

Kailash Singh, The World’s Smelliest Man?

Kailash Singh, The World’s Smelliest Man?

Kailash Singh, 65-year-old farmer from India, hasn’t bathed or washed his 6ft-long dreadlocks for 37 years, shortly after he married. According to the Daily Mail, Kailash was told by a priest that he would have a much-prized son if he followed the advice.

Woman Wakes up at Her Own Funeral, Dies from Heart Attack

Woman Wakes up at Her Own Funeral, Dies from Heart Attack

Fagilyu Mukhametzyanov, a 49 year-old woman from Kazan, Russia woke up at her own funeral and then died for real from a heart attack caused by shock as she realized where she was.

Naki’o: World’s First Dog With Four Prosthetic Legs (Video)

Naki’o: World’s First Dog With Four Prosthetic Legs (Video)

Naki’o is the first dog to be fitted with four prosthetic legs. His new limbs were designed and fitted in a pioneering procedure by Martin Kaufmann, founder of Orthopets. Naki’o was abandoned as a puppy…

Deer on Power Lines Causes Power Outage in Montana (Video)

Deer on Power Lines Causes Power Outage in Montana (Video)

A dead deer on a power line caused a power outage in East Missoula, Montana. Since it is highly unlikely that this is one of Rudolph’s cousins what probably happened is a bald eagle dropped its prey on its way back to the nest and couldn’t retrieve it.