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Hot Topics in Weird News


Is a half-naked clown running through the street honking his bicycle horn and shouting, "The killer bunnies are coming! The killer bunnies are coming!"? Real life is stranger than fiction, and to revel in the absurd, keep up with the latest trends in weird news.
  1. Law & Disorder
  2. Drunk, High & Stupid
  3. Totally Gross
  4. Beastly Issues
  5. Outrageous Amusements
  1. Civic (Ir)responsibilities
  2. Science and Commerce
  3. Personal Matters
  4. Weird News 101

Law & Disorder

Michelle Allen

Many criminals are simply not-so-bright people on what is likely to become the most embarrassing day of their life. Here's a look at some of the world's least competent crooks, laugh-out-loud mug shots, the most ridiculous laws, and strange happenings within prison walls.

Drunk, High & Stupid


Whether or not you think marijuana should be legalized, you have to admit it'll make you do some crazy things. Of course, the same could be said of beer. And then, there are those who seem to get way too high on life.

Totally Gross

Chocolate Bath

Grit your teeth, and get ready to lose your appetite. Then ask yourself, "Why do I enjoy reading these sorts of stories?" (Then again, maybe you don't want to know.)

Beastly Issues

Camel Beauty Contest

Our animal friends are always reminding us that it's their planet, too. Here you'll find stories about hero pets, crazy cat ladies, a 2000 lb. rodent, and one man who sleeps with a crocodile.

Outrageous Amusements

Mardi Gras

What do you do for fun? Can you out eat Sonya "Black Widow" Thomas, who can woof down 11 lbs. of cheesecake in nine minutes, or would you rather watch Verne "Mini-Me" Troyer's sex tape? We span the globe for the latest in batty sports, celebrity stupidity, and other amusements.

Civic (Ir)responsibilities

Silly Uncle Sam

We Americans cherish our rights, not just to vote for our leaders, but also take surveys of which ones we want to see naked. Here's a look at how we handle some of our day-to-day responsibilities.

Science and Commerce

Body Worlds Exhibit

Need a self-perfuming sports jacket? The wheels of science and industry never stop turning. That doesn't mean every new idea is a good one.

Personal Matters

Tallest Man

Imagine finding out on your wedding day that your bride-to-be was also your long-lost twin. What if you came to a wedding and found the groom was a cross-dresser and wearing a white gown? If you ever doubted that love is blind, deaf and dumb, here's evidence to the contrary.

Weird News 101

World's Smallest Newspaper

If you have to ask, "What's the Gnome Liberation Front?," you probably don't know a lot about weird news. Don't hang your head in shame. It won't get you a high powered job, or even big money on Jeopardy. But you're missing out on a lot of fun.

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