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Weird News: Most Popular Articles

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How Big Can One Get? Johah Falcon's Claim to Fame
What's it like to have the world's biggest penis? Ask the man who owns it: Jonah Falcon. See pictures of Jonah and read about his ups and downs.
Weird Sex News: When Private Lives Turn Public
Weird Sex: Looking for strange news regarding human sexuality? You'll find it here.
Jonah Falcon and His Legendary Length
It's not so easy for Jonah Falcon, the man widely believed to have the world's largest penis, as he tries to jump start his film career. The 38-year-old New Yorker was snubbed for a part on HBO's
Nakedness in the News
Some people get caught with their pants down. Others strip for what they believe is a very good reason.
Weird Crime Mug Shots
Mug Shots and Police Photos: When you commit a dumb crime, you usually look the part. About.com's Buck Wolf brings you the strangest, most outrageous Funny looking mug shots and police photos. Come back for regular updates.
Angelina Jolie's Tattoos: Where They Are &...
What does all those marks on Angelina Jolie's shoulder blade me? Get a close look at her tattoos -- and find out what they mean -- here.
Air Sex Championships: Men & Women Simulate...
A man in a Mickey Mouse shirt simulates a favorite position at the Air Sex World Championships. See it here. Page 2.
How'd That Get Up Your Butt? X-Rays of Strange...
Someone stuck a Buzz Lightyear toy up his butt... and couldn't get it out. See photographic evidence of it right here. Page 2.
Weird News Photo Extravaganza
You want a good reason to gawk at cute animals, crazy mug shots, unusual protests and mayhem? Well, there is none, except that it's fun. So, enjoy!
The World's Top 10 Competitive Eaters
Here are the rankings of the top eaters in the world as ranked by the International Federation of Competitive Eating (IFOCE) and Major League Eating.
Chestnut vs. Kobayashi
Takeru Kobayashi (L) of Japan and Joey Chestnut of San Jose stuff hot dogs in their mouths during the annual hot dog eating contest at Coney Island July 4, 2007 in New York City. Joey Chestnut defeated six time champion Takeru Kobayashi by eating a new world record of 66 hot dogs in 12 minutes. Page 7.
Guinness World Records 2013: Animals
Meet the world's longest snake, Medusa. Page 4.
Love, Sex and Marriage
Looking for weird news? Here you'll find strange stories about love, sex and marriage.
That's Disguisting!
Grit your teeth, and get ready to lose your appetite. Then ask yourself, "Why do I enjoy reading these
Cincinnati Reds Pitcher Mike Leake Accused of...
Reds pitcher Mike Leake is accused of stealing t-shirts worth $60. See his mug shot here. Page 33.
Strange Stories About Death
Dying for some laughs? Here's some weird news stories about death and dying, including a wrong casket brought to a funeral, urn art, and more.
Ripley's Believe It Or Not
Ripley's Believe It Or Not! has carved a singular history in entertainment history, and its museums are perhaps the single best source for lovers of the bizarre. Here is a look at some of Ripley's recent events and its newest attractions.
Naked Clown Calendar
Naked Clown Calendar: San Francisco's Clown Conservatory is launching the Naked Clown Calendar to raise money for multiple sclerosis. The Class of 2008 was inspired by co-founder Judy Finelli.
Bad Parenting
You need a license to drive, why don't you need a license to procreate? At least that's how you feel when you hear about the couple that puts their toddler in the clothes dryer.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter & Other...
In "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" the 16th president is out for revenge after witnessing his own mother
Nude and Naked
It doesn't take much to get some people to shed their clothes... and their inhibitions. See what happens when people drop trou in the most unusual places.
Tossing Cash at 120 MPH
With police chasing him, Mauricio Caldera threw money, a cell phone, clothes and other items out of his car window, leading authorities on 120 MPH chase.
Nina Dobrev And Other Stars of 'Vampire...
Krystal Vayda is one of five stars of the show "The Vampire Diaries" arrested in Georgia and accused
The All-Time Weirdest Sports of the Summer...
Can you have an Olympic game if only one country is willing to play it? Meet Roque. Page 4.
World's Largest Burger
The World's Largest Burger, as certified by Guinness World Records, can be yours at Mallie's Sports Grill & Bar in Southgate, Michigan. The 185.6 lb. burger, which takes 15 hours to cook, can be yours for just $2,000. Page 62.
Mom Allegedly Has Sex With Daughter's Teenage...
Mug Shots and Police Photos: Police are accusing Deborah Lee Towe with having ses with several of her daughter's teenage friends (as young as 15), in a Walmart parking lot, an elementary school parking lot, and her home.
Painted Woman
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New World Records
New World Records: Here's a ongoing look at biggest, hairiest, latest, greatest world records, from the fattest man to the tallest woman. Keep up with humanity's quest to reach new heights . . . and depths.
Did Colleen Cudney Make The World's Dumbest...
A woman could go to jail over her stupid Facebook post.
Nearly Naked People in Winter Swims
See slim, hardy Dutch girls don bikinis and jump into the North Sea... in winter.
Olivia Munn Gets Naked
Olivia Munn has taken off all her clothes -- again -- in the name of animal rights. See the celeb wearing nothing at all... right here.
iPhone Bending, Drunken Moose, Bizarre Trump...
A roller coaster decapitates a deer, showering passengers in blood.
Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame: Celebrity...
Until recently, Nina Dobrev was best known as Mia Jones on "Degrassi: The Next Generation." Now, she's
Robot Sex: New Love Doll Has Personality Too
A new robot promises to change the way lonely men have sex. Roxxxy is not only a life-sized love doll, but she can also talk football afterward.
Two Thumbs Up
A woman arrest on DUI charges smiles for the camera. See her memorable mug here. Page 2.
Breast Assault Ever
An Ohio woman is accused of shooting breast milk at two cops. See her and her cleavage here. Page 21.
Man With Fangs
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Massive Nude Gathering in Sydney, Australia
Thousands of people shed their clothes as part of an art project in Sydney Australia... and we have the uncensored images in our special gallery. Page 26.
YouTube Boobs
When you get arrested, just for the sake of producing a must-see YouTube video, perhaps your sacrificing a little too much for your art.
One-Eyed, Three-Legged Dog Wins Ugly Prize
It was a tail-wagging good time at the Sonoma-Marin county fair, where 12 pooches proudly competed in the World's Ugliest Dog Contest. Gus -- a three-legged, one-eyed Chinese Crested, won the $1000 prize. Page 6.
The Disney Peeper
This isn't what they meant by Disney magic: Police say they caught a man spying on women in a bathroom at Epcot. Page 3.
Strange New Products
Photos of Strange New Products
'Diaper Lady' Shuttle Astronaut Strikes Plea...
The former astronaut who's diaper-clad road trip to confront a love rival has reached a plea deal. See her famously strange mug shot and so much more in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 185.
Hint to Crooks
A man tries to elude police... but a face full of tattoos made it pretty impossible. Check out his mug shot here. Page 4.
Hollywood Offbeat
Looking for weird celebrity news? Keep up with Britney, Paris and other glittering Einsteins of show business. This week, we find Demi Moore stopped a suicide with Twitter.
Minor Miracles
Tired of all the bad news? Here are some real-life uplifting tales.
World Bodypainting Festival
World Bodypainting Festival: Some say body painting is the oldest form of art. In the last dozen years, with a growing acceptance of nude and naked performance, the World Bodypainting Festival has attracted thousands of people. The event began in 1996 in Austria. Here are highlights of festivals and competitions from around the world.
Diane Sue Whalen
A mugshot of Diane Sue Whalen, who was arrested in connection with training two dogs to have sex with women. She faces charges of felony crimes against nature.
Gang Bang Teacher
It's like something out of a porn movie -- police say a Texas teacher had sex with five students at once and let them film the filthy act. Page 30.
Woman Accused in Murder Claims Victim Wanted to...
A woman accused of killing a 74-year-old man says the victim wanted to die... and even paid her to do the job. Page 5.
Alleged Prostitute Arrested After Opossum...
A woman was arrested for prostitution after an encounter with an opossum. Find out how it all unfolded here. Page 9.
This Week In Weird Crime: Phil Spector's New...
Phil Spector seen in prison with a wig.
Their Bodies, Themselves
What better way to celebrate the Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras than with thousands of naked men and women at the Sydney Opera House. See the uncensored images in our special Nude News photo gallery. Page 28.
Holiday Feasting Tips: How to Eat Like Hot Dog...
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Woman in Flames
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Shedding Clothes in Sydney
See the gathering that put the exhibition into exhibitionist, as 5,000 people shed their clothes for artist Spencer Tunick. Find uncensored images and more in our special Naked News gallery. Page 27.
Weird Medical News
You could bust a gut laughing at what's going on at some hospitals. Here's a look at bizarre hospital news across the world.
The Face Tattoo
See the world's greatest drunk driving mug shot here. Page 18.
Weird Animal News
Our animal friends are always reminding us that it's their planet, too. Here's the latest on humanity's ongoing struggle with its beastly friends.
Body Modification - Weird Body Modification
Be honest. Isn't there part of you that you would like to change? While some men are getting breast reduction, a record amount are now getting pectoral implants.
Hairy Man in Body Paint
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Living in the Trash
A South Carolina woman is arrested when her kids are found living in a house full of trash. See her and other accused dumb criminals in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 98.
Horse and Buggy Crimes
Amish men have been serving jail sentences for refusing to put traffic markers on their horse-and-buggy carriages. Find out why they refuse here. Page 10.
Peep Shows Through History: From Classic...
The British peep show "Bedroom Secrets" was a mutoscope film. Mutoscopes looked a bit like pay telescopes
Prosthetic Arm Prison Beating
Sometimes, you need to use any handy weapon. Police say a prisoner used his prosthetic arm to bash a fellow inmate. See him and others in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 154.
Our Litigious Times
A rundown of the latest in dumb laws and ridiculous lawsuits in Buck Wolf's weird news on About.com.
Bizarre Child Sex Photo Case
A Florida woman pleads guilty to sexually abusing her children, taking photos and sending them to a man she met online. See her here. Page 20.
Mahsa Matin
Mahsa Matin of the San Francisco Clown Conservatory is one of the featured performers shown in the Naked Clown Calendar. Page 15.
This Week in Weird Crime: Jan. 28 2014
A 79-year-old is accused of masturbating in a McDonald's parking lot.
This Week In Weird Crime June 29 2014
A Spanish teacher is accused of having sex with a 15-year-old student.
Some of us take Yahtzee a lot more serious than everyone else. Meet a man police say tried to choke his wife after a round of the classic game. Page 6.
Craig Piaget
Weird News. Page 16.
Strange Signs of Armageddon
Is the world ending? Here are some strange news headlines that'll get you thinking.
911 Caller Just Wants His Tacos
A Florida man calls 911 from a Taco Bell... because he couldn't place a walk-up order and the drive-through window. Page 11.
Play My Song... Or Else!
Here's how you DON'T get your song request played on the radio: threaten the station. See a guy who police say did just that... right here. Page 7.
Floor Pasta, Tasers, Raunchy 'Friends Reunion'...
What it looks like when people get tasered.
Thrifty Thief
Mug Shots and Police Photos: When you commit a dumb crime, you usually look the part. About.com's Buck Wolf brings you the strangest, most outrageous Funny looking mug shots and police photos. Come back for regular updates. Page 22.
Plush Toy Uterus Recalled
The I Heart Guts company, the makers of all sorts of organ-shaped novelty items, is recalling its Plush Uterus due to the fact that the toy's ovaries represent a choking hazard. Page 37.
Biology Teacher Accused of Sexy Lesson
A Texas biology teacher is accused of having sex with one of her students at least two dozen times, including at school and in her car. See her here. Page 28.
Milk, Sugar & Xanax
A Florida woman is accused of spiking her husband's coffee... with Xanax. Page 13.
999 Aer Lingus Nudes
The March 15, 2009 event in Britain was open to anyone in the public brave enough to take off almost
You Must Be Wasted - Weird Stories About Drugs
When you're high on drugs, anything can happen. Here's proof. Check out strange drug busts, hilarious stoner activity in this recurring feature on Buck Wolf's Weird News Central at About.com.
Different Kind of Science
Police accuse a science teacher of having sex with one of his students -- one of at least FOUR Texas teachers named in scandals right now. See them all here. Page 31.
Hells Angels Bulldog Bash
More than 50,000 people -- including Hells Angels from all over the world -- gather in England for what
Don't Stare at My Daughter!
A man caught leering at a teen girl is beaten by the girl's mother. See him here. Page 15.
Boobs on Bikes Parade
Some men hung from trees to get a good view of the women. Many others lined the streets, snapping photos
Weird 911 Call
A man called 911 from his jail cell -- saying he was being hogtied and held against his will by the police. See him here in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 37.
Weird Burger Scam
A man claiming to be the new manager of Denny's cooked himself a burger. But he wasn't the manager. Get the full weird story here.
Disney Smackdown
A woman is accused of beating her one-year-old child at Disney's Magic Kingdom. See her in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 19.
Colorful Crotch
See one of the most colorful crotches every painted right here. Page 11.
Beyond Explanation
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'Ya Vol, Mein fuhrer!'
Dance of/with the Devil." The show, part of Belgium's Flanders Expo - Line Art Exhibition, opened Dec.
Dirty Cowboy
Mug Shot: Deborah Yvette Parker is accused of killing her common-law husband after allegedly shooting him during a sex game they called "Dirty Cowboy." And we've got the mug shot.
Love Doll
A man is caught on elementary school property allegedly having sex with a child-like doll, according to police. See the alleged perv here in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 14.
Weird Lost and Found - Unusual Items Recovered
Here's a rundown of some of the most unusual things found in lost and found bins across the country.
Cuffed at Taco Bell
A man allegedly handcuffed a young woman he was trying to date after she rejected him. See him here in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 16.
Nude Sports Flash: Athletes Bare All in Naked...
What could possible make rugby more exciting? Total nudity! See what happens when two teams play completely exposed.
Beefcake Heroes: Comic Book Icons Go Gay
Captain America loves muscles and tights. Does that make him gay? Find out here. Page 2.
Heroes to Zeros: Baseball's World Series Mug...
No one knows how easy it can be to go from hero to zero than a professional athlete. Some of baseball's greatest moments have come in the World Series... yet some of the very people who have played on that grand stage have also known a different kind of fame: notoriety. See the mug shots of World Series athletes who've also been on the wrong side of a police camera.
Scarred & Scared: Marked Men and Women Deliver...
Inmates are known for their intimidating body art... but the word "VEGAN" is usually not part of the
Weird Dog Stories
Looking for weird dog stories and weird dog news? You've come to the right place
Caught in the Act
Police say a Texas teacher was caught in the act having sex with a student. See her here. Page 29.
'Toe Suck Fairy' Flies Off to Jail
Police in Arkansas say 50-year-old Michael Wyatt has a secret identity: He's the "Toe Suck Fairy," and
Vivian Wheeler, Bearded Lady
A man in search of his long-lost mother finds the last thing he ever expected: A bearded lady. See them and more in my special gallery of freaks and sideshow acts. Page 20.
Topless 'Vampires' Stars Arrested
Accola, 22, and four other stars of the TV show were busted after motorists complained that the actresses
Real Life Frankeinstein
Real life Frankenstein Arrested: Police in Anderson Township, Ohio, cuffed a man with a gash on his forehead who happens to be named Forrest V. Frankenstein Jr. after an incident at a Toby Keith Concert. Page 99.
Three-Way Sex in Public
Everybody has a secret fantasy, and for three Torrington, Conn., residents, that apparently involves three-way sex in public. The trio -- Mindy Lomento, Greg Wankin, David Perry -- face public indecency Charges
Not Very Ladylike
Police in California say 56-year-old Lee Hazen Williamson disguised himself on a woman, hopped on a bus
Streaker Gets Grabbed You-Know-Where
Streakers of the year so far
Nude Clown Contortions
Forget balloon animals. Mr. and Mrs. May of the Naked Clown Calendar show some of the really fun shapes rarely seen at birthday parties. See this and more in our special weird nude photo gallery. Page 43.
Sex Toy for Dogs Hits the Market
Is your pooch lonely? A Brazilian company is introducing a sex toy for frustrated canines. The DoggieLoveDoll might be the answer to every pup who can't find the perfect bitch to love him. Page 11.
Ice Cream Antisocial
A Memphis man is accused of pulling a gun at a children's party after a dispute over ice cream and cake. See him and other dumb crime suspects here. Page 24.
Naked Hindu Holy Men Gather for Kumbh Mela
It's the world's largest religious gathering... and some people like to do it in the nude. See our photo of the Hindu Kumbh Mela, and other naked news images, here. Page 33.
The Penis Map
How do American penises stack up? We're a little on the small side, as it turns out. See how we rank in this map of global dongs. Page 4.
Dumb Crimb: A Daily Look at Criminal Incompetence
Want a rundown of the week's strangest, most outrageous crimes of the day? Keep up with the antics of the world's least competent crooks.
Fierce Competition
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This Week In Weird: Piano Dog, Fire Challenge...
See a human-dog hybrid playing the waltz on a keyboard.
Coney Island's Mermaid Parade: Fun, Sun,...
Coney Island's annual Mermaid Parade brings out a colorful assortment of free-thinking -- and free-freaking
Streaker Strikes at London Soccer Match
A streaker runs onto the pitch during the Coca-Cola Championship match between the Queens Park Rangers and Doncaster Rovers in London. See him and other flashers, nudists and naked celebs in our special photo gallery. Page 29.
Streaker Hits the Rugby Pitch
What's the best way to liven up a rugby match? A flasher! See the latest sports streakers and other nudists here in our special photo collection. Page 37.
Leg Lamp, Mickey Mouse Road Rage, Fonzie Fetus...
Dutch man Leo Bonten has his amputated leg turned into a lamp and put up for sale on eBay, which quickly pulled the plug.
Lady Gaga Brings Nearly Nude Bra and Panty Act...
After giving Mets fans the finger at a Citi Field game, Lady Gaga showed up in the Bronx and gave Yankees fans a different kind of salute. See her nearly-nude Yankee Stadium show here. Page 9.
The Ultimate Punishment
She also wrote a note complaining that the three-day waiting period for a handgun would "delay the massacre,"
Excuse Me While I Whip This Out
Cops say a man suspected of exposing himself exposed himself while they were investigating him. See him here. See him here. Page 66.
Living Dead Man
A man who's covered his body in tattoos to make himself look like a zombie is the unlikely new star of Lady Gaga's latest video. See him here. Page 7.
Topless 'Vampires' Arrested in Georgia
Vayda, 23, and four other stars of the "The Vampire Diaries" were busted after motorists complained that
World Body Painting Festival Highlights
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Bow WOW!
There's a new top dog: A Great Dane named Giant George is the world's tallest... standing 43 inches from paw to shoulders and more than seven feet long from head to tail. See George and other record-breaking animals and humans in our special photo gallery. Page 36.
World's Biggest Testicles: Meet the Man With...
Wesley Warren Jr is the man with the world's biggest testicles.
Declining Standards
Why are convicted felons becoming soldiers and police officers? Why are babies getting gun permits? Are our standards hopelessly declining? Why are convicted felons becoming soldiers and police officers? Why are babies getting gun permits? Are our standards hopelessly declining?
Extreme Body Modification
Some of the world's most tattooed and pierced men and women have turned their bodies into living works of art. See the images of these most unusual human beings.
Ron Mueck's Unsettling Giant
The sculpture is called "Wild Man" and is one of Ron Mueck's many unusual creations. Mueck's art manages
Sandy Allen: Big-Hearted Giantess
World's Tallest Woman: Sandy Allen of Indiana, the Guinness Record holder as the world's tallest woman, died Aug. 13, 2008 at 53 Years old.
Green Skin, Orange Eyes
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Drunk, Naked & Covered in Blood
A Chicago man is found drunk, naked and covered in blood. See him here. Page 23.
Weird Hairdo
Mug Shots and Police Photos: When you commit a dumb crime, you usually look the part. About.com's Buck Wolf brings you the strangest, most outrageous Funny looking mug shots and police photos. Come back for regular updates. Page 38.
Hose Job
A Texas woman smiles and sticks out her tongue after being accused of passing bad checks. See her in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 32.
World Naked Bike Ride
The World Naked Bike Ride calls for protesters to ride through the streets in body paint and not much more, all to raise awareness for environmental issues and and let people know about the harm done by gas-burning motor vehicles.
'Vampire Diaries' Stars in Topless Bust
Ewell, 24, and four other stars of the TV show "The Vampire Diaries" were arrested in Georgia after motorists
Meet the World's Shortest Man Junrey Balawing
There's a big new name for little and it's Junrey Balawing, who has taken the crown as the world's shortest man. Meet the 23.5-inch-tall wonder right here.
Something That'll Make Your Eyes Pop Right Out...
Meet a woman who can make her eyes pop right out of their sockets.
Bad Teacher
When you've gotta go, you've gotta go -- but try not to do it in front of the kids, like a Georgia teacher allegedly did. See him here. Page 26.
Blue Fingernails
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