Bizarre

7 August 2021

Underwear that stops radiation on sale

A company is offering underwear that it claims protects wearers' private parts from wireless radiation. The £32.50 pants are available at Getlambs.com are inspired by Nasa spacesuits and the firm says ...

7 August 2021

Sumo statue spooks horses at Tokyo 2020

Horses at Tokyo 2020 are being spooked by a statue of a sumo wrestler. Equestrian riders at the Olympics believe that the life-size figure placed next to the tenth obstacle of ...

7 August 2021

Man's penis disfigured after he put it in a padlock

A man's penis has been left permanently disfigured after he got it stuck in a padlock. The unnamed male, from Bangkok, Thailand, was bored at home during lockdown so decided to ...

5 August 2021

Tomato ketchup is Britain's favourite condiment

Tomato ketchup has been named as Britain's favourite condiment. A new poll revealed that tomato sauce was the resounding winner with 50 per cent saying it is their condiment of choice. Ketchup ...

5 August 2021

Dog spooked by fireworks fled 100 miles from home

A dog that ran away after being frightened by fireworks has been found 100 miles from home. Uno, a Yorkie-shih tzu cross, fled from owner Theresa McGailey's home in Wiltshire in ...

5 August 2021

Face masks may be recommended due to dementia fears

Face masks could be recommended to ward off dementia in the wake of a new study. Experts have advised people to wear face masks to filter out dirty air, as well ...

5 August 2021

Trainers made from coffee beans launched

A Finnish company have created trainers made from used coffee beans. Rens have launched an online fundraising campaign for the sustainable trainer, which the firm claims will be climate neutral in ...

4 August 2021

Mother and daughter haunted by ghost

A mother and daughter claim that a ghost has been terrorising their home for months. Leah Lewis is convinced that an evil spirit is the cause of an "unexplainable" 15-centimetre scratch ...

4 August 2021

Men and women are happy with their bodies at 60

Men and women are happiest with their bodies once they reach the age of 60, a study has revealed. People become more satisfied with size, shape and appearance as they age ...

4 August 2021

Gardener breaks record for longest chilli pepper

A gardener has grown the largest chilli pepper in the UK at a remarkable 18 inches. Graham Barratt beat the previous benchmark by 0.4 inches with his Thunder Mountain Longhorn Pepper, ...

4 August 2021

Thousands of bees removed from farmhouse wall

450,000 bees were removed from inside the walls of a house in Pennsylvania. Sara Weaver explained how she and her husband paid $12,000 for the farmhouse in the US state but ...

3 August 2021

Diver retrieves lost iPhone in Scottish river

A diver in a Scottish river recovered an iPhone that had been lost more than a year earlier. Shane Stephen, who documents the objects he finds underwater on the social media ...

3 August 2021

Fussy eaters found to be less sexually attractive

Fussy eaters are less likely to be considered sexually attractive. Researchers have found that those who avoid new foods are less desirable than those who are prepared to tuck into unfamiliar ...

3 August 2021

Chinese man stick eel in his rear to fix upset stomach

A man in China inserted a live eel into his backside to cure his upset stomach. The unnamed patient had been struggling with constipation and decided to try out a "folk ...

3 August 2021

Gooseberry growing champion claims sabotage

A gooseberry growing champion has accused a rival of poisoning and killing his prized bushes. Terry Price explained that his bushes began looking sickly earlier this year and were all dead ...

2 August 2021

KFC House of Harland offers fried chicken staycation

KFC have announced the launch of the House of Harland to offer fans a fried chicken-themed staycation. The House of Harland will be open in London for 11 nights from 18-29 ...

2 August 2021

Andover named UK's raunchiest town by sex map

An interactive map has revealed that Andover is the UK's raunchiest place. The map was created by adult toy company Lovehoney and discovered that residents of the Hampshire town had the ...

2 August 2021

'Penis snakes' spotted in Florida

'Penis snakes' from South America have been spotted in Florida. The creatures, which are formally named caecilians, are native to Colombia and Venezuela but have recently been discovered near Miami International ...

2 August 2021

Play-Doh Home Protection Service helps worried parents

Play-Doh will trial a new Home Protection Service for parents of messy children across Britain. The service is available to families in England, Scotland and Wales from Monday (02.08.21) and will ...

30 July 2021

Restaurant hires robot to ease pressure on staff

A California restaurant struggling with a shortage of workers has employed a food delivery robot. The Sugar Mediterranean Bistro revealed their newest member of staff in a video clip uploaded to ...

30 July 2021

Pilots warned after jetpack spotted in LA

Pilots in Los Angeles were warned after a possible sighting of a man flying a jetpack in the area. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have confirmed that a pilot contacted air ...

30 July 2021

Police called out after loud chewing row

Police were called out to a property after a fight broke out because a tenant was eating "too loudly". Things boiled over at a home in Burgess Hill after a housemate ...

30 July 2021

Parrot embarrasses owner with burping and farting

A parrot has ruffled feathers with her burping, farting and raving. Chickenhawk has become a hit on the social media platform Snapchat as she speaks in a thick Glaswegian accent. Ryan Cannon ...

29 July 2021

Plane passengers told not to wear shorts

A flight attendant has warned people against wearing shorts on a plane. The TikTok user, posting with the handle @tommycimato, shared some tips with plane travellers and suggested that shorts will ...