Swiss open first sex drive-in

Switzerland opened its first drive-in sex garages yesterday, amid a debate over the moral and cost implications of the controversial initiative. The nine “sex boxes”, in a walled, park-like area on the outskirts of Zurich, enable clients to have sex in their cars with prostitutes. The sex workers will line up on a road leading … [Read the full story]

Marilyn Manson gets ear re-attached after fight

Marilyn Manson has shared a picture of his reattached ear after he was involved in a fight in Switzerland. The goth rocker Tweeted the image, which you can see to the right of the page, after telling fans that he’d needed 24 stitches to save the ear after a grisly brawl in which he was … [Read the full story]

Giant tortoises end 115 year love affair

A pair of giant tortoises have left zoo keepers shell-shocked after ending their loving 115-year relationship following a blazing row. Bibi and Poldi called time on their enduring century-long love affair, described as the world’s longest animal marriage, this week after a major fall-out. Zoo keepers at Klagenfurt Zoo in southern Austria said the pair … [Read the full story]

On this day…in 1943

In Basel, Switzerland, Albert Hoffman, a Swiss chemist working at the Sandoz pharmaceutical research laboratory, accidentally consumes LSD-25, a synthetic drug he had created in 1938 as part of his research into the medicinal value of lysergic acid compounds. After taking the drug, formally known as lysergic acid diethylamide, Dr. Hoffman was disturbed by unusual … [Read the full story]

Psychic results of the 2012 London Olympics

It was many years ago my grandfather told me the story of a supposed Olympic Games, held in byegone days. A noted psychic by the name of “Psychic George”, had predicted the winners of the gold medals before the games had started.  So with the next games a mere few months away, I pass on … [Read the full story]

Ian Thorpe returns for Olympic glory

Suddenly Ian Thorpe is feeling a little bit media-shy. The move is in sharp contrast to 12 months ago when Thorpe had the chief executive of a sponsor formally announce his sporting comeback to the nation. Though he is yet to reach his lofty standards of the past, interest remains intense in the star of … [Read the full story]

Free sausage with every prostitute club burns down

The owner of the Club Savanah brothel in Switzerland, who tried to drum up trade by offering punters a free sausage with every visit, has burned his establishment to the ground after losing control of his barbecue. Naked clients and sex workers fled the Aargau building as the flames consumed the brothel. The blaze started … [Read the full story]

Great Sportswomen – Martina Hingis

Martina Hingis was born September 30, 1980 and was a professional tennis player from Switzerland. Born in Kosice, Czechoslovakia (now Slovakia), Hingis lived for a time in Florida but has now returned to Switzerland. She was named after Martina Navratilova, another tennis player of Czechoslovakian origin. At one time ranked #1 in the world for … [Read the full story]