Archive for August, 2007

Attempted ATM thief photographs self

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007 Posted in Funny Offbeat News | 1 Comment »

A thief installed a camera on an ATM, but instead of card numbers, he ended up capturing an image of himself."He's not a stupid individual to put on this type ... Read more..

Noisy neighbours and traffic are killing 6,500 a year in Britain

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007 Posted in Offbeat News | 2 Comments »

Excessive noise from modern urban life is killing thousands of Britons every year, the World Health Organisation has warned. Unruly neighbours, the incessant roar of traffic and booming music from pubs ... Read more..

Boss kills employees who ask for raise

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Police say a business owner who was having financial problems shot and killed two of his employees after they asked him for a raise. The suspect in the murders, 38-year-old Rolandas ... Read more..

Accomplishments already, only day 3!

Tuesday, August 21st, 2007 Posted in Site News | No Comments »

Its only day 3 since this blog launched, and already sometime during last night one of my articles made it to page 1 of netscape.com! It is still page 1 ... Read more..

Blind woman gets hole-in-one on par-3

Tuesday, August 21st, 2007 Posted in Offbeat News | 1 Comment »

Sheila Drummond didn't need to see her hole-in-one. She heard it. Drummond, blinded by diabetes 26 years ago, experienced the highlight of her golfing career Sunday, recording an ace on ... Read more..

Father of 78, planning to have 22 more kids

Tuesday, August 21st, 2007 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

A one-legged, sixty-year-old father of 78 is lining up his next two wives in a bid to reach his target of 100 children by 2015, according to reports from the United ... Read more..

Drunk driver eats socks to avoid breathalizer

Monday, August 20th, 2007 Posted in Funny Offbeat News | 5 Comments »

Police in Canada had a surprising encounter with a suspected drunk driver when he refused to take a breath test - but chose to eat parts of his clothing instead. The suspect, ... Read more..

Funny snippets from around the globe

Monday, August 20th, 2007 Posted in Funny Offbeat News | 6 Comments »

Oil Change 45 year-old Amy Brasher was arrested in San Antonio, Texas, after a mechanic reported to police that 18 packages of marijuana were packed in the engine compartment of the car which she ... Read more..

$1 Million lottery ticket, bought with stolen credit card

Monday, August 20th, 2007 Posted in Funny Offbeat News | No Comments »

MEDFORD, Oregon. -- An Oregon court has ruled that a woman who bought a lottery ticket with a stolen credit card must forfeit a $1 million jackpot. The court awarded the ... Read more..

First day a success

Monday, August 20th, 2007 Posted in Site News | No Comments »

At least in my eyes. The blog netted over 300 visitors in its first day, and a comment on one article as well. Hopefully as I keep pumping articles, you ... Read more..