Man addicted to eating bricks

Meet the Indian man hoping to find fame and fortune by showcasing his unusual appetite for eating bricks. Pakkirappa Hunagundi suffers from a rare eating disorder and says he is addicted to eating only bricks, gravel and mud. ‘I only like mud and bricks, nothing else,’ he said. ‘I will eat it because it is … [Read the full story]

A mate of mine recently admitted…

A mate of mine recently admitted to being addicted to brake fluid. When I quizzed him on it he reckoned he could stop any time….

How dare FIFA ban the poppy

I know I’m getting old and miserable, but what is wrong with the people who run the governments and the media. This week the news is about a boy of fourteen taking drugs and the refusal to let soccer players wear the poppy. We the ordinary people on the planet, see things quite clearly. So … [Read the full story]

Jacko’s almost cleared his debts

Michael Jackson has made over $300 million since his death. But the king of pop, who had debts of nearly $400 million when he died aged 50 in June 2009, still owes around $100 million despite the surge in profits from his music and memorabilia since his death. The figures are revealed in new legal … [Read the full story]

English & Irish girls are officially the world’s biggest drinkers

Women in England and Ireland are officially the world’s biggest binge drinkers, according to a unique study of global alcohol consumption. One in three 17- to 30-year-olds is now classed as a heavy drinker, bingeing on four or more drinks in one session at least once a fortnight. These disturbing figures are 11 times higher … [Read the full story]