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Mystery Of Bizarre Sea Creature Solved

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.12.2016 | Weird News

A New Zealand woman had a whale of a time Tuesday after she ran into a strange creature on a local beach. Maria Lombard discovered the creature's rema...

German Man Sets Record For Longest Birthday Ever

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.07.2015 | Weird News

Sven Hagemeier had a 26th birthday he’ll never forget: All 46 hours of it Hagemeier, of Leipzig, Germany, turned 26 on August 4, and stretched it o...

When This Garbageman Monkeys Around, Kids Go Bananas

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.17.2014 | Weird News

A trash collector in Wellington, New Zealand, has decided to combine three things that usually shouldn't be combined: A mask, a truck, and “random c...

11-Inch Donkey Penis Confiscated At Airport

Posted 02.11.2014 | Weird News

It's perfectly legal to bring a weapon of mass conception into the airport -- as long as it's attached to you. We wonder if the Chinese man stopped...

Woman Glues Her Lips Shut

Posted 06.28.2013 | Weird News

A New Zealand woman was left speechless by making a simple mistake while sifting through her medicine cabinet. A 64-year-old woman made the unfort...

French-Frightened! Kidnappers Force Driver To Get Fast Food

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.06.2013 | Weird News

Would you like fries with that kidnapping? Three men in their early 20s are accused of allegedly abducting a man -- a driver for a security compan...

Big Victory For Nude Jogger

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.06.2012 | Weird News

To some people, Andrew Pointon might seem to be a knight in shining armor. Except he doesn't wear any armor or, preferably, any clothes at all. ...

Drug Bust: Mom Convicted For Marijuana In Breast Milk

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.30.2012 | Weird News

A mother in New Zealand has been convicted of giving her infant drugs -- through her breast milk. Prosecutors said the 29-year-old woman, who was n...

Strange Hum Rocks Seattle; Mating Fish May Be The Culprit

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.07.2012 | Weird News

As the home of grunge rock, Seattle has a reputation as a place where strange sounds are created. But there's a new sound buzzing through the weste...

Baby Seal Survives Near-Death By G-String

Posted 09.06.2012 | Weird News

Ladies, the next time you're tempted to cast off your panties in passionate moment on the beach, please, think of the seals. This little critter wa...

SHEER 'EGG-ONY': Man Throws Ostrich Egg At Wife, Sentenced To Six Months

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.28.2012 | Weird News

A New Zealand man has been sentenced to six months in jail for throwing an ostrich egg into his wife's chest. Phillip Marau Glanville Russell, 47, ...

Drunk Driver Pees On Breathalyzers

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.31.2012 | Weird News

New Zealand's Ryan Scott Thompson just may put the "wee" in "Kiwi" after urinating on 300 breathalyzer tubes during a sobriety test. Thompson, 26,...

Pole Dancing Prostitutes Destroying Street Signs In New Zealand

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.18.2012 | Weird News

It's a sign of the times in South Auckland, New Zealand, where local prostitutes are being accused of destroying street signs by using them for pole d...

HO-BOTS: Robot Prostitutes A Reality By 2050

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.03.2012 | Weird News

Human prostitutes could be a thing of the past by 2050, as more and more robots get pimped into prostitution. That's the future envisioned by Miche...

WATCH: New Zealand Man's Tuna Could Be World's Largest

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 03.09.2012 | Weird News

New Zealand fisherman Nathan Adams will never have to say "You should have seen the one that got away" ever again. That's because it is going to be...

WATCH: Sheep Shearers Raise The Baa In NZ For Shear Fun Of It

Reuters | Naomi Tajitsu | Posted 05.01.2012 | Weird News

By Naomi Tajitsu WELLINGTON (Reuters) - For lucky sheep, it's like a trip to the hair salon. For the unlucky ones, it can resemble a wi...

New Bird Spices Is Actually A Spray Painted 'Faux Hawk', And The Judge Isn't Laughing

Posted 01.19.2012 | Weird News

A group of New Zealand birdwatchers thought that they encountered a new species -- but really, it was just a faux hawk. A Dannervirke District Cour...

Man Dies While Retrieving Keys From Storm Drain

Posted 01.17.2012 | Weird News

A New Zealand man died underground earlier this week when he attempted to retrieve his keys from a storm drain, authorities say. Police identified ...

Tampon Ad Called 'Transphobic' For Implying "Real Women" Have Periods (VIDEO)

TheFrisky.com | Posted 03.04.2012 | Weird News

A New Zealand tampon manufacturer is coming under fire for a new commercial that implies trans folks who dress as women are not "real women." The ...

No Bull: Psychic Sheep Predicts Rugby Winners (VIDEO)

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 11.10.2011 | Weird News

A psychic sheep sounds like a bunch of bull, right? Well, so far, a sheep seer in New Zealand named Sonny Wool is keeping skeptics from saying "bah...

Woman Fakes Being In Labor To Escape Speeding Ticket

Posted 09.19.2011 | Weird News

It sounds like a scene in a movie, but a pregnant woman in New Zealand lied to police that she was about to give birth to get out of a speeding ticket...

3 Members Of New Zealand Family Busted For Drunk Driving In One Night

Timaru Herald | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

The family that plays together stays together, but what if they all drive drunk? In what New Zealand officials are speculating is a dubious record,...

Another 10 Truly Amazing Tree Houses

Oddee.com | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

A tree house is the first home many people build and, if you own one of these, it's the last house you'll ever want to leave....

Celebrity Sheep Shrek Dies In New Zealand After 6 Years On The Lam

AOL Weird News | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

It's been a rough week for celebrity animals. First, Queenie, the famous water-skiing elephant, died at the age of 58 or 59 and now comes word that...