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Weird Utah

Pro Tip: Don't Steal A Stick If You Can't Drive A Stick

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.19.2015 | Weird News

Talk about a bum steer: Utah Police say a man tried to steal a car, then had to call a cab after he couldn't figured out how to use a stick shift. ...

Utah Town Goes Nuts Over Bull Statue's Genitalia

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.26.2015 | Weird News

Hurricane, Utah, is usually a peaceful place, but the giant genitalia of a bull statue atop a local restaurant has pricked the calm environment of thi...

Family Trapped In Trailer For 2 Hours By Unwanted Bear Guest

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 09.03.2014 | Weird News

When this trailer’s a rocking, don’t come a knocking, because it’s a bear that’s doing the rocking and you probably want to stay away. A fa...

Ms. Crispi Uses Bacon To Start Blaze In Ex's Home: Cops

Posted 03.27.2014 | Weird News

A Utah woman is facing a slew of charges after police say she tried to set fire to her ex-boyfriend's house by leaving a pound of bacon burning on the...

OOOPS! Girl Gets Stuck In Washing Machine

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

An 11-year-old Utah girl is feeling washed out and hung to dry after being stuck in a washing machine for 90 minutes. The girl was playing hide and...

Couple Accused Of Sticking Razor Blades In Doughnuts

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.14.2013 | Weird News

A couple in Draper, Utah, may get a taste of jail after being arrested for allegedly sticking broken razor blades in doughnuts in hopes of getting a s...

Man Sues Cop For Letting Hospital Worker Perform Oral Sex On Him

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.25.2013 | Crime

A Utah man claiming that he was sodomized by a hospital worker while he was unconscious is suing a police officer he alleges didn't stop the sexual as...

Virgin Mary Sighting! Hurray For Holy Wood!

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.07.2012 | Weird News

Virgin Mary sightings are branching is Utah, where a man claims he found the image of the Holy Mother and baby Jesus in a piece of wood. Dean Hanse...

More (Real) Signs Of The ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.18.2012 | Weird News

Nobody can deny that we need to prepare for a zombie attack. Homeland Security warned us that "the zombies are coming," the CDC has given us zombie...

Car Gets Wired

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 09.05.2012 | Weird News

A garbage bag, or "something," caused a Utah woman to veer off the road, drive through three yards, mailboxes, garbage cans and fences, then come to a...

S'NOT FUNNY: Kid Had Lego Piece Stuck In His Nose For 3 Years

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.07.2012 | Weird News

Isaak Lasson can finally breathe easy after three years of sinus problems. The cause? A single wheel-shaped Lego piece that he got stuck up his nos...

WATCH: Spider-Man Backpack Turns Everyone Into A Wall-Climber

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.13.2012 | Weird News

Some students practically climb the walls waiting for the school year to end, but a group of engineering students from Utah State University prefers t...

Woman Gets Big Surprise In Discount Tampon Box

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.11.2012 | Weird News

Cindy Davidson is good at sniffing out bargains, so when the Salt Lake City mom saw tampons on sale last Saturday, she didn't exactly turn up her nose...

WATCH: 101-Year-Old Woman Sets Paragliding Record

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 03.21.2012 | Weird News

Just living to be 101 is a momentous achievement, but Mary Allen Hardison set the bar even higher -- about a few hundred feet in the air. Hardison ...

Utah Man Wins Lamborghini, Crashes It Hours Later

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 02.20.2012 | Weird News

Associated Press SANTAQUIN, Utah -- A Utah man who won a $380,000 Lamborghini in a convenience store chain's contest crashed the sports car six hou...

Dog 'Cheneys' Man -- Pet Shoots Hunter In Buttocks

Posted 12.14.2011 | Weird News

With a best friend like this, who needs enemies? A Utah hunter is recovering from a birdshot wound in his buttocks caused when his dog stepped on ...

(GRAPHIC VIDEO) Rat Eater Goes Free

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.04.2011 | Weird News

SALT LAKE CITY -- A Utah man who is no longer facing charges for eating a live baby rat says the act was grotesque, but shouldn't be considered as ani...

World's Longest Nails (VIDEO)

www.oddee.com | David Moye | Posted 10.24.2011 | Weird News

When it comes to the record for longest nails, it takes a while to nail it. Still, here are some people whose nails get a thumbs up in our book....

VIDEO: Corn Mazes Can Be A-maize-ing -- But Are They Art?

Huff Post Weird News | David Moye | Posted 09.25.2011 | Weird News

For people who live near rural areas, nothing says late summer or early fall like the corn maze. Pack up the family or friends, drive out to a near...

David Lohr

Dad's A Mermaid, Then A Pirate, Then A Leprechaun -- And His Teen Son's Humiliated

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Most teens will swear they have been cursed with the most hideously embarrassing parents in the entire universe. While some may be right, their horror...

The Weird Week in Review

Mental Floss | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

How do you describe a week with a rodeo held with stick ponies, a police shooting of a concrete alligator and a bank robbery done by thieves dressed a...

WATCH: Mother Tries To Sell Daughter's Virginity For $10,000

Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

A Utah mother is behind bars for allegedly attempting to sell her 13-year-old daughter's virginity for $10,000. Felicia Rea McClure has been charge...