Man fakes kidnapping to avoid girlfriend

A Brooklyn man looks set for a lengthy spell in the dog house after faking his own kidnapping to avoid the wrath of his girlfriend. Imaginative Rahmell Pettway concocted his bizarre plan after going AWOL for two weeks from his home in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Terrified of admitting the truth to his partner, the 36-year-old told police … [Read the full story]

‘Forest Boy’ is identified in Germany

Known to German locals as Forest Boy, had his 15 minutes of international fame recently as local police and Interpol sent his picture out all over the world in a last ditch effort to find any remaining family he may have left. Now, his stepmother and his friends have confirmed his identity. Helsum is actually … [Read the full story]

Tommy Taylor’s SRU

Don’t you hate it when the news is about a tragedy and the press use it to bash Australia? The UK press this week have been full of diatribe about a hoax call that ended with a death. I don’t want to comment on a subject that brings only sadness to the nurse’s family and … [Read the full story]

Morrissey hints Royals to blame for nurses death

Morrissey yesterday hinted the Duchess of Cambridge was to Blame for the suicide of hoax phone call nurse Jacintha Saldanha. In a vile rant, the ex-Smiths frontman also accused the Royal Family of “staggering” arrogance over the tragedy. And he questioned if Kate, 30, was really suffering from pregnancy sickness at all. Morrissey, 53, told … [Read the full story]

Aussie DJ’s prank gets them in trouble

Prince William and Kate were “shocked and saddened” last night after the hospital nurse fooled by a hoaxer posing as the Queen committed suicide. Jacintha Saldanha, 46, was found dead two days after the stunt by an Aussie DJ. Tributes were paid last night to tragic mum-of-two Jacintha, who apparently killed herself after she became … [Read the full story]

Is the poo revenge tattoo one big steaming hoax?

A seemingly perfect act of revenge in which an angry boyfriend tattooed a steaming pile of poo on his cheating girlfriend’s back has been thrown into doubt after the image went viral. Rossie Brovent, from Dayton, Ohio, was said to be seeking $100,000 in damages after Ryan Fitzjerald ‘tricked’ her into getting the body art. … [Read the full story]

Mars internet hoax

Oh dear…….is Mars coming close? Many people have been receiving an email giving the electrifying news that Mars will be a fantastic sight this coming August. Pictures show it looking as large as the Moon. Mars, says the presentation, will be less than 35 million miles away – a state of affairs which won’t happen … [Read the full story]