Archive for December, 2010

Man has pearl stuck in ear for 41 years

Friday, December 31st, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

An Athens, Ga., man recently discovered he had a pearl stuck in his ear — for more than four decades....Source Related posts:Clerk says man stuck tongue in her ear Firefighters Rescue Man ... Read more..

High speed car chase ends near Obama’s Honolulu vacation spot

Friday, December 31st, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

The Secret Service got involved Thursday when a high-speed police chase ended at a checkpoint near where President Obama was playing golf in Honolulu....Source Related posts:Boy leads cops on high-speed chase: ... Read more..

New Zealand releases UFO files

Friday, December 31st, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

The New Zealand military has released hundreds of reports about UFO sightings and alien encounters....Source Related posts:UK’s UFO Unit Says It Will Destroy Ex-X Files New Zealand: Documents shed light on UFOs US ... Read more..

Will you marry me? Oh yes I will!

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IT was a fairytale moment that will hopefully lead to a happy ever after for one Edinburgh couple....Source Related posts:Panto actor proposes to girlfriend on stage at King’s Theatre Couple Marry, Celebrate ... Read more..

New Zealand: Documents shed light on UFOs

Friday, December 31st, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Mysterious lights in the sky and a flying saucer are among the reported UFO sightings detailed in declassified documents released by New Zealand's military....Source Related posts:New Zealand releases UFO files UK’s UFO ... Read more..

White Christmas bets off

Thursday, December 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Bookmakers have stopped taking bets on Britain getting a white Christmas after the shortest odds in the UK were slashed to 1/3....Source Related posts:Merry Christmas, Mary Christmas Merry Christmas Woman Told to Take ... Read more..

Bearing gifts tailored to personal taste

Thursday, December 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

CHRISTMAS came early for Somnang the Malayan sun bear at Edinburgh Zoo yesterday, when his keepers dropped by with some special presents....Source Related posts:Thousands Evacuate Zoo As Chimps Party Edmonton home hit ... Read more..

Student caught using marker arrested by teacher

Thursday, December 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

An Oklahoma teacher last Friday arrested a student for being in possession of a permanent marker. Apparently the 13-year-old Roosevelt Middle School student violated a little known city ordinance which prohibits ... Read more..

Panto actor proposes to girlfriend on stage at King’s Theatre

Thursday, December 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

IT was a fairytale moment that will hopefully lead to a happy ever after for one Edinburgh couple....Source Related posts:Will you marry me? Oh yes I will! Man Nailed To Chair, With ... Read more..

Lawyer: Man in Mass. pizza prank agrees to pay up

Thursday, December 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

(AP) - A man wearing a Bob Dylan backstage pass who ordered 178 pizzas from a Massachusetts pizza parlor but never picked them up has agreed to hand over the ... Read more..