Water pollution is making birds gay

Water pollution is posing a threat to bird ­populations by causing males to mate with each other. Scientists believe poisonous metal compounds entering the food chain can affect sexuality, causing a reduction in offspring. They found that even relatively low levels of methylmercury in the diet of male white ibises caused the birds to pair … [Read the full story]

Body parts from the dead are used for street signs

Metal body parts from the dead are being recycled into road signs, car parts and aircraft engines. Steel hips, plates and screws used in legs and skulls are collected after cremation and sold on – with money raised going to charity. Even metal plates from false teeth and old fillings are recovered and re-used, together … [Read the full story]

Horny Daniel Radcliffe gets into heavy metal

Daniel Radcliffe has admitted he’s been listening to heavy metal in anticipation for his new role in horror film Horns. “I’m listening to a lot of metal and allowing that slightly demonic rock ‘n’ roll spirit out,” he told. “There’s nothing else like it.” Radcliffe is set to star in French director Alexandre Aja’s dark … [Read the full story]

Scaccia from Ministry collapses and dies on stage

Ministry guitarist Mike Scaccia has died after collapsing onstage during a gig in Texas. The metal musician was 47 years old. Scaccia’s bandmate, Al Jourgensen, Ministry’s lead singer, confirmed news of his passing via Facebook yesterday. He wrote: ‘I just lost my lil’ brother and my best friend… Mikey was not only the best guitar … [Read the full story]

Scumbags have no morals

Thieves stole eight brass plaques from a war memorial to sell as scrap. The tablets, bearing the names of 89 dead heroes were wrenched off a store monument in Lingfield, England, with crowbars. There are some real scumbags about. Surely there must be something else to steal…have these people no morals at all? People who … [Read the full story]

Blue thong’s are dangerous

A woman who says she was hurt by her thong panties when a metal clip flew off and hit her in the eye has sued Victoria’s Secret, saying in a TV interview that the injury caused her “excruciating pain.” Macrida Patterson, a 52-year-old Los Angeles traffic officer, told NBC’s “Today” show that she suffered cuts … [Read the full story]