Category Archives: Odd News

10 Horrifying Weight Loss Techniques

This year, the French began to enforce a law that bans unhealthily thin models, with said models needing a doctor’s certificate in order to be hired for work. In addition the law stipulates that digitally altered images, that make models appear even skinnier than they are, will need to be labeled as such. It’s a…
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10 Most Extraordinary Natural Phenomena

There are beautiful natural events occurring all around the world. These extraordinary natural phenomena , derived from natural phenomenon, are unusual because of their rareness. Some of the events are so spectacular that they simply mesmerize us, and truly describe the uniqueness of the nature and its entire machinery. Here is a list of 10 extraordinary…
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Abandoned Church Transformed With Colorful Graffiti

Okuda San Miguel paints colorful characters on abandoned church in Morocco Following his recent intervention in Spain — where he realized a monumental mural within a converted church-turned-skate park — Okuda San Miguel has completed a new project in Youssoufia, Morocco on the facade of an abandoned church. The Spanish artist has painted ’11 mirages…
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Naha Harbor Diner – Crazy Banyan Treehouse Cafe

Although this towering concrete treehouse isn't really green, (unless tree imitation counts as 'green'), we couldn’t help but be awestruck by its sheer craziness. The Naha Harbor Diner in Okinawa, Japan is a life-size rendition of a banyan tree, also known as gajumaru. The aptly-named Banyan Town shopping center near the entrance of Onoyama Park…
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Teen gets her head stuck inside a giant pumpkin!

A Washington state mother filming her children's pumpkin carving exploits captured the moment her teen daughter's head ended up stuck inside her pumpkin. Kristy Ralphs of Vancouver posted a video to YouTube showing what happened when her daughter, Rachel, 16, decided to show off her enormous pumpkin by putting her head inside the hole she…
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10 Craziest Ways to Lose Weight Without Exercise

People can lose weight for many reasons, perhaps intentionally through exercise training for a sports event, for health reasons, just to look better, or unintentionally as may occur because of an underlying disease. Various ways people do to be able to lose weight, ranging from reducing the size of the meal, exercise or alternative ways…
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15 Unusual Facts About Japan That Will Surprise You

The world is comprised of several nations with each of them having their own customs and practices. Delving into the details about one such country let’s see what facts it has to surprise us. “The Land of Rising Sun”, as you would have learnt back in your general knowledge class, the country of Japan has…
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Mom Charged $39.35 to Hold Her Baby After Birth

Giving birth is rough, but the light at the end of the tunnel is that moment when a new mom gets to hold her baby for the first time. But for one Reddit user, that moment came with a fee. Redditer halfthrottle posted a photo of an itemized hospital bill with the caption, "I had…
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Two-headed Snake Discovered in Texas Backyard

A two-headed snake was taken into a Texas zoo after a local woman discovered it slithering through her backyard. The Cameron Park Zoo shared photos of the rare snake as zoo workers began the process of preparing it to be placed in an exhibit. "We have gotten the rat snake to eat and it seems…
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Angry Customer Smashes iPhones in France Apple Store

A fuming Frenchman has been caught on camera destroying thousands of dollars worth of brand new iPhones and Macs on display at an Apple store in Dijon, France. The video, apparently taken by another customer in the store, shows the unidentified man wearing a hoodie and sunglasses casually smashing up every device he could find…
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Entire House Stolen In Brazil!

” I have never seen something like this, it’s unbelievable .” These are the words of a resident of Porto Alegre and vacationer of Cidreira, on the north coast of Rio Grande do Sul, Valdete Groff de Azevedo. Last Sunday (11), she received the news that outlaws literally stole the house of the family on…
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Brisbane woman pays $500 to save her $12 goldfish

That’s about what it cost to save the $12 pet’s life last week when goldfish Conquer swallowed a large pebble while scooping up food from his tank. Emma Marsh, 21, of Kuraby, said she rushed her one-year-old fish to Brisbane Bird and Exotics Veterinary Service in Greenslopes after she saw him ingest the pebble and…
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Man Sues Red Bull “For Not Giving Him Wings”

It is hard to imagine that anyone who saw Red Bull's advertising slogan would actually believe the caffeinated soft drink "gives you wings", but in litigation-hungry America the claim has been officially falsified. Benjamin Careathers, a regular consumer of the fizzy drink, sued the company for false advertising, arguing that after 10 years drinking Red…
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Woman claims she’s been pregnant for 17 months!

Wang Shi claims to be eight months past her due date but says that carrying the baby around has not caused her any physical problems. An expectant mother who claims she has been pregnant for 17 months is demanding that doctors perform a Cesarean section. Wang Shi says she is at least eight months past her…
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Man tries to put out Olympic flame with fire extinguisher

A protester has tried to put out the Olympic flame on Wednesday night, interrupting the ceremonial torch relay's leg through Joinville in Brazil. Wielding a fire extinguisher, the assailant wearing a black vest, shorts and baseball cap, emerged from the assembled crowd and managed to get away one spray of foam before being wrestled under control by…
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Pokemon Go: 8 Weirdest Incidents (So Far)!

The Pokemon Go phenomenon has taken the country by storm and, on the bright side, it’s getting users to exercise, explore and venture outside. However, the app has also inspired some bizarre and downright scary incidents as well. Here are the eight weirdest events that have involved the Nintendo game reboot so far. 1. A…
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