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THE REEL STORY: How Did These Fishermen Catch This Porsche?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.18.2012 | Weird News

Fishermen are known for telling stories about "the one they got away," but for a group of fishermen in China, what they caught was bigger and stranger...

Her Roommate Is A Pig -- Literally

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.18.2012 | Weird News

A Chinese farmer should be careful he doesn't reap what he sows, based on the way he treats his 100-year-old mother. Chen Shoutian, who lives in th...

World's Tallest Woman Dies

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 12.06.2012 | Weird News

BEIJING -- The world's tallest woman has died in eastern China. She was 39. Chinese state media say Yao Defen died on Nov. 13 at her home in China's ...

WATCH: Home Surrounded By Freeway Gets Destroyed

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 12.03.2012 | Weird News

BEIJING -- Authorities have demolished a five-story home that stood incongruously in the middle of a new main road and had become the latest symbol of...

More Than 100 UFOs Seen In Past 3 Months Over India, China

The Huffington Post | Lee Speigel | Posted 11.09.2012 | Weird News

Over the past few months -- between Aug. 1 and Oct. 15 -- more than 100 UFOs have been seen along the India-China border, and the sightings have offic...

So You Wanna Be A Pilot? Better Smell Good

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.08.2012 | Weird News

China's fourth largest airline recently traveled to the Shanxi province to sniff out potential pilots. Literally. Hainan Airlines stipulated that ...

Sperm Donation Is Now Hands Free

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.25.2012 | Weird News

When it comes to sperm donation, these scientists are trying to give you a hand. Researchers at Zhengzhou Central Hospital in China have created a ...

Artificial Hymens: 'Restore Your Virginity In Five Minutes'

Posted 09.18.2012 | Weird News

Artificial hymen: $29.95. Your dignity: Priceless. You choose which to keep. The Artificial Hymen Kit, made internationally available by HymenS...

David Lohr

World Goldfish Beauty Pageant Goes Swimmingly For Contestants

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 09.18.2012 | Weird News

Forget London, Paris and Milan. It was natural splendor versus inbred beauty in southeast China this past weekend, as things got wet and wild at the f...

GLOBAL WORMING: 19-Inch Earthworm Found In China

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.06.2012 | Weird News

Earthworms aren't the cuddliest creatures, but this one has managed to wiggle its way into the affections of a forestry worker in Southwest China. ...

'Face-kini' Bathing Suit Leaves A Lot To The Imagination (PHOTOS)

Posted 08.21.2012 | Weird News

For something less revealing this summer, take a look at the face-kini, the ultimate alternative to slathering on sunblock on trips to the beach. ...

A 'Face-kini' Bathing Suit?

Posted 10.21.2012 | Style

For something less revealing this summer, take a look at the face-kini, the ultimate alternative to slathering on sunblock on trips to the beach. ...

CURVES AHEAD: Woman Uses Sex Doll To Slow Traffic

Posted 08.03.2012 | Weird News

Why settle for a boring-old stop sign when you have a highly realistic sex doll on hand? An unidentified elderly woman was getting fed up with driv...

Inflatable Sex Doll Saved From Drowning By 18 Cops

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.25.2012 | Crime

The phrase "inflated body count' took on new meaning for 18 cops in China's Shandong Province who worked together to save a sex doll they thought was ...

FLIES FLUSHED: Only Two Flies Allowed In Each Beijing Toilet

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.23.2012 | Weird News

Beijing, China, is truly a repressive place -- for flies anyway. In an effort to improve the city's public toilets, Beijing bigwigs have decreed th...

DRIVEN TO ACTION: Dad Jumps Out Of A Moving Car To Save 4-Year-Old Daughter

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.11.2012 | Weird News

A father's love shows no bounds -- even if it requires him to jump from the car he is driving. That's what a father in the Chinese city of Wenzhou ...

Pig Poo Power The Answer To China's Porky Poser?

Reuters | Pauline Askin | Posted 07.01.2012 | Weird News

By Pauline Askin SYDNEY (Reuters) - Seven hundred million pigs produce a lot of poo. China's love of pork presents a mou...

David Moye

Chinese Grandmother Takes Up Pole Dancing At Age 60

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 05.01.2012 | Weird News

A grandmother who has taken up pole dancing is proving life doesn't have to bump and grind to a halt when you're 60. Sun Fengqin, of Nanjing, China...

HOOK, LINE AND DRINKER: Bottle Feeding Fish Suck Up To A Chinese Woman

Posted 04.27.2012 | Weird News

You've heard of bottom-feeding fish, but what about bottle-feeding fish? Amazingly, a school of koi carp at the Guangzhou Zoo in China have learned...

Newborn Recovering After Being Born In Toilet

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.11.2012 | Weird News

A newborn girl survived getting trapped in a toilet pit after being delivered in a public bathroom in China. Cai Qulin, the 36-year-old mom from H...

Chinese Panda Poo Tea Will Sell For $200 A Cup

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2012 | Weird News

(Repeats with link to video package) By Royston Chan YA'AN, China, March 19 (Reuters) - China's national treasure, the ...

WATCH: These Brothers Turn Salads Into Symphonies

Reuters | Max Duncan | Posted 01.24.2013 | Weird News

By Haze Fan and Max Duncan BEIJING (Reuters) - Vendors at the local market in Beijing could be forgiven for thinking that Nan Weidong a...

A Severed Penis, A Plea For Anesthesia And A Suicide

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.17.2012 | Crime

A horrific sequence of events marred Valentine's Day in a Chinese city: A 26-year-old Chinese cut off his penis at a fruit stand and then committed su...

WATCH: Doctors Remove 4-Inch Leech From Teenage Boy's Throat

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 11.24.2011 | Weird News

When Tao Jiayuan, a 16-year-old Chinese boy, complained of a sore throat two months ago, he could have been just any kid anywhere in the world who was...

11 Things You Won't Believe Governments Have Banned

www.oddee.com | David Moye | Posted 11.14.2011 | Weird News

Government bans are a way for countries to maintain social order, but while it makes sense to ban some things like fruit from another country, other b...