Archive for March, 2009

UFOs Spotted on Google Street View

Monday, March 30th, 2009 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

A FLEET of UFOs in formation has been photographed — on Google. The nine silver spheres hover above a row of shops, including a Coral bookies, on the internet giant’s ... Read more..

Man Fires Shots at McDonald’s Drive Through After Learning Its Not Yet Lunch

Monday, March 30th, 2009 Posted in Crazy Offbeat News, Dumb Criminal Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

Police said a customer fired one or two shots into a Salt Lake City McDonald's after the driver of the car he was in was told the restaurant was not ... Read more..

Pimp Paid Prostitute with Chicken Nuggets

Monday, March 30th, 2009 Posted in Crazy Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

An Australian man who pimped a 16-year-old schoolgirl paid her with chicken nuggets for having sex with men, a court has been told. Ronald Vikash Gander, 27, and his 16-year-old ... Read more..

Bobcat Attacks Men Inside Bar

Sunday, March 29th, 2009 Posted in Crazy Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

An angry bobcat attacked three people in a central Arizona community yesterday, including two men sitting inside a bar. The animal originally scratched a Cottonwood woman who thought she hit ... Read more..

Dumbest Criminal Arrested – Tries to Rob Cop at Police Convention

Sunday, March 29th, 2009 Posted in Dumb Criminal Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

A retired police chief said he was robbed by "probably the dumbest criminal in Pennsylvania," at a police officers' convention on Friday morning. John Comparetto said as he came out ... Read more..

Congress Has Nothing Better to Do Than Determine How College Football’s #1 Team is Chosen

Sunday, March 29th, 2009 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Everyone from President Barack Obama on down to fans has criticized how college football determines its top team. Now senators are getting off the sidelines to examine antitrust issues involving ... Read more..

Deputy Writes Man Ticket While His Mom Dies in Car

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

A Tennessee man who was rushing his 83 year-old mother to a hospital says a sheriff's deputy stopped him for an expired tag and wrote up the ticket while the ... Read more..

School Tells Parents Dead Daughter Can’t Go to Prom

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

The parents of a British teen, who died suddenly two months ago, received a disturbing letter from the girl's high school saying she needs to improve her attendance or ... Read more..

Man Wrongfully Imprisoned for 27 Years, Hit by Taxi After Being Released

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

The man released after spending 27 years in jail for a murder he did not commit has spent his first weekend of freedom in hospital after being hit by a ... Read more..

Teen Auctions Virginity to Pay For College

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

A teenager is selling her virginity online to pay her college tuition — but she has a long way to go before reaching her target of $73,000. Eighteen-year-old Alina ... Read more..