Category: Odd

A Black Friday for Weapons Sales

Black Friday was a HUGE success in America, with the highest ever sales recorded… Of weapons! The FBI say they carried out 185,345 background checks for gun owners, about one every two seconds. It’s...

Free land for the needy

The government of Thailand is to give farmland to poor families to enable them to live and farm for themselves. It is believed that 450,000 families will benefit from the scheme which will start...

BIGGER BIRDS

A new study has revealed that chickens have grown to five times the size they were 50 years ago. However, the study does not reveal that chickens may be big enough to take over...

SWING LOW

A number of schools in Washington, USA, have taken the decision to remove and ban swings from their playgrounds, on account of 200,000 American kids being treated in emergency rooms for swing-related injuries, mostly...

CALL ME!

Iconic red telephone boxes are making a comeback in London; although this time they are being painted green and offer the opportunity for mobile phone users to charge their devices. Charging is free in...

CURED EYEBALLS

A grandmother from Bosnia has appeared in local papers, who are reporting on her unusual gift, the fact that she is sable to cure eye ailments, by licking the patient’s eyeballs. Her brother was...