In an example of not being able to un-see something after you’ve seen it once, commuters in California can relax if they had a feeling of unease after returning home recently. A driver has removed that nagging feeling after posting a picture of a giant freeway billboard advertising a kettle that strongly resembles Adolf Hitler. … [Read the full story]
Here’s a few Strange But True facts for you. In Natoma, Kansas, it’s illegal to throw knives at men wearing striped suits. It was once against the law to have a pet dog in a city in Iceland. Your heart beats over 100,000 times a day. Thomas Edison, lightbulb inventor, was afraid ofthe dark. The … [Read the full story]
A German museum is counting the cost after a cleaning woman mistook a valuable sculpture for an unsightly mess – and damaged it beyond repair. The Martin Kippenberger installation entitled When It Starts Dripping From the Ceiling was on display at the Ostwall Museum in Dortmund. The late modern master had created a tower of … [Read the full story]
Hitting on the novel idea that he could end his wife’s incessant nagging by giving her a good scare, Hungarian Jake Fen built an elaborate harness to make it look as if he had hanged himself. When his wife came home and saw him she fainted. Hearing a disturbance a neighbour came over and, finding … [Read the full story]
Did you know in Denmark, all Danish parents can only name their children from a pre-approved government list of 3000 names for boys and 4000 names for girls. In Denmark, a country that embraces rules with the same gusto that Italy defies them, choosing a first and last name for a child is a serious, … [Read the full story]
Did you know a pregnant goldfish is called a twit.
A person uses approximately 57 sheets of toilet paper each day. That’s right…we love wiping our arses and/or shitting. Or maybe our arses are getting larger. With all of the shit food readily available, and the uneducated fucks that want to feed a new generation Big Macs three times a week. And then there’s the … [Read the full story]
Did you know a human sheds a complete layer of skin every four weeks.
Theatre goers gave an actor, aged 68, a huge round of applause for a death scene, during a stage play in Berlin, Germany. But they didn’t realise that he wasn’t acting…he’d actually died from a heart attack.