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8 Ways Horror Movies Scare the S*** Out of Audiences

ScreenCraft | Posted 10.30.2015 | Entertainment
ScreenCraft

This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational ev...

Did People in the Middle Ages Fight as Well With Swords as Portrayed in Movies?

Quora | Posted 06.30.2016 | Entertainment
Quora

Virtually no movies about the Middle Ages are "very realistic." Most are little more than fantasies minus the dragons, with costumes, weapons and settings completely made up by the film makers with some kind of vaguely "medieval" theme in their heads.

The Incredibly Strange Case of the Sleep-Talking Bus Driver and His Gaslighting Wife

Van Winkle's | Posted 06.25.2016 | Weird News
Van Winkle's

He broke into chatter most nights, within 10 minutes of falling asleep. Even worse, his subconscious mind seemed stuck on his exes: He detailed having sex with previous girlfriends and even recited one former flame's phone number.

These Are the 10 Most Psychopathic Jobs in America

Michael Shammas | Posted 02.06.2014 | Weird News
Michael Shammas

As an aspiring lawyer, I suspected it all along, but now my suspicions have been (unfortunately) confirmed: We're all crazy. A ranking compiled by O...

This Was One Weird Week

Buck Wolf | Posted 09.29.2013 | Weird News

A nose, a beard, a mouse, a rubber pool float and a designer drug teamed up to make this one weird week....

WATCH: KKK's Startling Show For Kids

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 07.02.2013 | Weird News

Andrew Pendergraft is the grandson of Thomas Robb, the modern-day Ku Klux Klan's national director. As a young boy with floppy blond hair and a slight...

Leprechaun Gallery Reveals A Pot Of Facts

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.16.2013 | Weird News

Leprechauns average about three feet in height according to Irish folklore, but they will be larger than life this weekend, thanks to St. Patrick's Da...

Man Fired For Wrestling Shark -- While He Was On Sick Leave

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.12.2013 | Weird News

A British man who received worldwide attention for wrestling a shark away from kids on an Australian beach has been sacked from his job as a result. ...

GROSS: Student Drunkenly Fried His Roommate's Hamster

The Huffington Post | Megan Griffo | Posted 03.08.2013 | Weird News

A student at the University of York in England is banned from owning a pet for eight years after he drunkenly fried up his roommate's hamster. Jam...

'Beer Goggles' A Myth, Researchers Say

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.05.2013 | Weird News

You're going to have to come up with a better excuse for sleeping with that person whom you wish you'd never met. It seems that the old "beer goggl...

Miss Teen Delaware Porn Scandal vs. Beast Of Tenby: The Weird News Top 10 Showdown

Posted 03.04.2013 | Weird News

There she is . . . Miss Sex Scandal 2013. Melissa King's fall from glory this week was as swift as it was predictable. The former Miss Teen Dela...

Porn Star Offers Disgraced Beauty Queen Advice

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.03.2013 | Weird News

Now that Melissa King has resigned as Miss Delaware Teen USA amid allegations that she performed in amateur porn she has to make some career decisions...

Bike Gets Stuck In Boy's Anus

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.28.2013 | Weird News

If you're sitting down while you read this story, you'll be standing up by the end. A young boy in China is recovering from injuries suffered when ...

LISTEN: He Called 911 For WHAT?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.27.2013 | Weird News

Gregory Jackson Sr. wanted a cheeseburger. Instead he got a peanut butter and jelly sandwich -- in jail. The culinary turn of events came about bec...

SPACEY SURVEY: Nearly 50 Percent Of Russians Polled Think Recent Crash Was Not A Meteor

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.26.2013 | Weird News

Q. When is a meteor not a meteor? A. When the Russian people are polled about it. In the aftermath of the Chelyabinsk meteor crash, the Russian ...

WATCH: How'd That Car Flip Over On That Roof?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.25.2013 | Weird News

It's not unusual for speeding cars to flip over, but it is uncommon for them to flip over on to the roof of a house. That's what happened early Sun...

Megan Griffo

Naked Cooking? Naked Cooking! (NSFW PHOTOS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Megan Griffo | Posted 02.25.2013 | Weird News

When Jess, Greta, and Zach moved in together, they decided to bare more than their souls to each other -- at least in the kitchen. Jess, 24, and ...

David Moye

WATCH: Man With No Legs Surfs

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 02.28.2013 | Weird News

Like many people into extreme sports, Kevin Michael Connolly enjoys taking chances with his life. However, two things separate him from the usual e...

Buck Wolf

World's Worst Tattoo vs. Average Porn Star Bra Size: The Weird News Top 10

HuffingtonPost.com | Buck Wolf | Posted 02.24.2013 | Weird News

When a study of 10,000 porn actors emerged last week and two women in the newsroom who read it gave each other a high five, I couldn't wait to see the...

'Furby' Used As A Weapon In Assault, Police Say

Posted 02.17.2014 | Crime

We've heard everything from a toy lightsaber to a Swedish sausage being used in an attack, but this furry weapon of choice may be a first. Accordin...

Middle School Teacher Comes To Class With Loaded Gun And Knife: Police

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.20.2013 | Crime

A San Diego middle school teacher faces up to five years and eight months in prison if he's convicted of bringing a loaded gun and knife into his clas...

Hot & Saucy Senior Sex At BBQ: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.18.2013 | Weird News

Two senior citizens in Sonora, Calif., got an early Valentine's Day present from the local cops: Tickets for indecent exposure. Authorities say Lin...

Buck Wolf

And The Weirdest Story Of The Week Is . . .

HuffingtonPost.com | Buck Wolf | Posted 02.19.2013 | Weird News

When the zombies finally take over, all beautiful women will have red-flecked, gooey faces. But it will be blood and guts dripping from their cheek...

Buck Wolf

VOTE: Which Face Is More Beastly (Weird News Top 10)

HuffingtonPost.com | Buck Wolf | Posted 02.10.2013 | Weird News

What kind of animal would tattoo his name on his girlfriend's face 24 hours after they met in person for the first time? That could only be a human...

'Wild Thing' Rock Star Demanded Answers To UFO Conspiracies

Lee Speigel | Posted 02.10.2013 | Weird News

When Reg Presley died on Feb. 4 from cancer at 71, stories lightly touched upon a side of his life that was separate from his role as the lead singer ...