Posts Tagged 'weird'

Weird Trivia – The Entire State Of Wyoming Has Only 2 Escalators

Why? (according to TheAtlantic)

The dearth of escalators in Wyoming could also have to do with the particularities of the state’s buildings themselves. “I think a lot of it has to do with some of the buildings being older,” Sue Goodman said — and older buildings with multiple stories tend to rely on stairways and elevators for their inter-floor transport. Two of the most common settings for escalators are malls and larger airports, and places like Sheridan have neither: their stores tend to be standalone structures. Plus, “in the Great Out West, I think land is probably cheaper,” Goodman said. So rather than build up, “we spread out.”

Read more HERE


Woman Keeps Snowball in Freezer For 33 Years

KCCI reports –

Thomas said that over the decades, she has never had a power outage that would destroy the cold hunk she says is precious to her.”It’s just like a little pet,” she said.

Read the full article HERE.

Yes, she is in Florida.

Goat Arrested In Nigeria

goat “Police in Nigeria are holding a goat handed to them by a vigilante group, which said it was a car thief who had used witchcraft to change shape. A police spokesman in Kwara State has been quoted as saying that the “armed robbery suspect” would remain in custody until investigations were over. But another police spokesman told the BBC the goat was being held in case its owner claimed it. The belief in witchcraft and the power to change shapes is common in Nigeria. Police reform activists have condemned the “arrest”, saying it highlights the low education levels of many Nigerian police officers.”

Read the entire BBC post HERE.

WTF – 17 Year-old Mother Of 7

Unbelievable! A 17 year-old girl in Argentina has 7 children – a son and 2 sets of triplets.

More photos HERE.


Cannibal Calls A Radio Station

Don’t know if this is real, but it is certainly different.

Listen to the 92 second mp3 HERE.

George The Airedale

georgeThis is too unreal to believe. These pet owners have a site dedicated to their dog and his funeral. There is a page of photos from the MEMORIAL SERVICE and burial. Also, the eulogy is available as a PDF download. Just too much!


74 Year Old Japanese Man Is A Pornstar

elderlyThis 74 year old man gives all of us hope. He is a pornstar in Japan. I doubted this story until I saw the video at the bottom of the page – CNN reported on this man. Read the story.

NC Man Passes $200 Bill

North Carolina cops are searching for a guy who successfully passed a $200 bill bearing George W. Bush’s portrait and a drawing of the White House complete with lawn signs reading “We like ice cream” and “USA deserves a tax cut.”  Read more HERE.

Don’t Be A Pronk !

20 weird English words.


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