Bizarre

16 February 2021

1980s music can help beat stress

Music from the 1980s can help beat stress, according to new research. A study from the Turkish-based Vera Clinic asked more than 1,000 volunteers to listen to a number of Spotify ...

16 February 2021

Man discovers cheap drawing is worth thousands

A man has discovered a drawing that he bought for 73p could be worth £10,000. Santiago Taute paid a paltry sum for the picture at a street market in Ecuador in ...

16 February 2021

Pizza Hut brings back popcorn chicken pizza

Pizza Hut has brought back the KFC popcorn chicken pizza. The pizza has a KFC gravy base and is topped with mozzarella cheese, sweetcorn and popcorn chicken but can only be ...

16 February 2021

First flying car set for take-off

The world's first flying car has been approved for take-off. The Terrafugia Transition 'roadable aircraft' has been granted an airworthiness certificate from the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) that allows it to ...

15 February 2021

Vampire-loving woman gets fangs fitted

A vampire-loving woman has had her very own set of fangs fitted. Bodybuilder Sara Holda is obsessed with the blood-sucking creatures and splashed out $400 in a bid to give her ...

15 February 2021

Man won't use dating app due to sibling fear

A man is fearful about using dating apps as he could end up matching with one of his siblings. Zave Fors was shocked to discover that his father had "sold his ...

15 February 2021

Man breaks cuff links world record

A man with almost 2,000 pairs of cuff links has broken a Guinness World Record. Carl Moulton has a collection of 1,925 cuff links and has been recognised as a record-breaker ...

15 February 2021

Dog inherits $5 million after owner's death

A dog has inherited $5 million after the death of its owner. Border collie Lulu was named in the will of Tennessee businessman Bill Dorris after his death last year and ...

14 February 2021

Bizarre stories roundup: Pigs play video games and lawyer appears as cat on Zoom

As part of a new series, we will be rounding up the most popular and bizarre stories from the last week each Sunday so you can catch up on all ...
12 February 2021

Pigs can play video games

Pigs are able to play video games. A new scientific study put four hogs to the test and the findings revealed that the animals found a connection between the joystick and ...

12 February 2021

McDonald's customer finds rude-shaped chicken piece

A McDonald's customer was shocked to find a rudely shaped piece of chicken. Rich Greene ordered a Chicken Select Meal from the fast-food outlet but was shocked to discover a phallic-shaped ...

12 February 2021

Motorist charged for driving snow-covered car

A motorist was stopped by police for driving a snow-covered car. The man was charged with dangerous driving after he set off with "practically zero visibility" after failing to remove snow ...

12 February 2021

Musician transforms skeleton into a guitar

A musician turned his uncle's skeleton into a guitar. Rocker Yaago Anax believes that his uncle Filip would be "smiling up from hell" after his bones were used a part of ...

11 February 2021

Brits are dreading Valentine's Day due to relationship fatigue

Almost half of Brits are not looking forward to Valentine's Day due to relationship fatigue. Lockdown has taken its toll on relationships with tensions running high over cleanliness, what to watch ...

11 February 2021

Woman has treatment to remove glue from hair

A woman who put Gorilla Glue in her hair is "doing well' after her first removal treatment. Tessica Brown went viral after accidentally putting the glue in her locks and has ...

11 February 2021

Lion spotted roaming hotel grounds in India

A lion was seen wandering around a hotel in India. Security footage captured the animal jumping over the front gate and roaming the premises earlier this week at the Sarovar Portico ...

11 February 2021

Police called to round up cows on motorway

Police were summoned to round up cows on a motorway. The LaPorte County Sheriff's Office revealed that the cattle had escaped from their owner's property in the US state of Indiana ...

11 February 2021

Over half of singles are grateful for scaled-down Valentine's Day

More than half of singles are relieved that Valentine's Day won't be a big event this year. Lockdown has scuppered many plans for the most romantic day of the year but ...

11 February 2021

Lawyer shocked by viral fame after appearing as a cat on Zoom

A Texas lawyer is surprised to have become an internet star after turning himself into a cat on Zoom. Rod Ponton appeared as a feline during a virtual court session after ...

11 February 2021

Man uses frozen trousers to reserve parking spaces

A man is freezing his trousers to reserve parking spaces. Adam Selzer, from Chicago, has uploaded clips on social media using the frozen garments - which he has shaped to stand ...

11 February 2021

Woman finds rattlesnake guarding food delivery

A woman was shocked to find a rattlesnake guarding her food delivery. The unnamed lady from Arizona was forced to delay her meal when she discovered the reptile surrounding her Uber ...

10 February 2021

Emu captured after running loose in traffic

An emu has been captured after running loose in traffic. The bird was taken into custody after charging onto a busy road in Fareham with employees at a nearby motorcycle dealership ...

10 February 2021

Norwegian breaks world record for running a half marathon in snow

A Norwegian runner has unofficially broken a world record for running a half marathon barefoot in the snow. Jonas Felde Sevaldrud revealed that he was keen to make a record attempt ...

10 February 2021

Horse rescued after sinking up to its head in a bog

A horse was rescued after sinking up to its head in a bog. Animal rescuers in Wales were called out after the horse escaped from her grazing area and ended up ...