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BBC News - West Midlands Police given 'sensible underwear' a

92 votes | submitted 2010-08-19 20:59:39 by gbudavid | 18 comments

West Midlands Police officers are issued with advice on wearing "sensible underwear" while on duty.

20 Retro Cereals That Were Awesome

462 votes | submitted 2010-08-19 17:56:30 by osirus482 | 135 comments

Over the years, there have been some incredibly delicious breakfast cereals to hit the shelves of grocery stores.

Midwife sews up patients bunghole

421 votes | submitted 2010-08-19 15:13:17 by hdar3415 | 112 comments

Police confirmed a patient's claim that her anus had been sewn by a midwife suspected of taking revenge during the patient's labor because she failed to receive a good tip.

5 Bizarre Ways Your Siblings Made You Who You Are

27 votes | submitted 2010-08-19 14:31:17 by cracked | 1 comments

Statistics say about 80 percent of you out there have at least one brother or sister. That's turning out to be hugely important, as science says whether or not you have siblings, and what order you were born in, has massive effects on who you are. Often not so great ones to boot.

Canada marijuana growers use wild bears to guard pot

393 votes | submitted 2010-08-19 04:16:05 by aplusplusplus | 76 comments


How Not to Hitch, or Skitch, a Ride (Video)

294 votes | submitted 2010-08-19 01:02:08 by emecks | 32 comments

Man caught masturbating in police interrogation room

431 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 17:29:33 by mpenetrabletaco | 70 comments

Cortez Moorman apparently has a poor sense of timing. He's accused of whipping out his penis and masturbating in the interview room. Hey, he was nervous.

5 Reasons Immortality Would be Worse than Death

956 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 14:30:49 by huntergreen | 220 comments

If you take a moment to think about it, immortality is grossly overrated.

10 Most Dangerous Cliff Jumps on Earth [PICS]

384 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 12:54:48 by robinbal | 24 comments

Cliff diving or tombstoning is an extreme sport best left to the professionals. Here's a list of the 10 most dangerous jumps, or places where people jump from.\r\n

Penis Pulling Police Torture in the Philippines

199 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 11:17:54 by blisterdesign | 84 comments

Caught on film... Police torture a criminal by tying a rope to his penis and pulling violently

Canadian Penis-Measuring Lie Det.for Kids Not a Great Idea

395 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 03:10:16 by wjappe | 58 comments

Oh boy—where even to start with this one. Use of penile plethysmography (PPG), which measure your penis for arousal while viewing questionable content, is being ceased by the Canadian government. After being used on kids for 25 years.

Does Anything Happen in August [Infographics]

256 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 02:43:49 by adeelarshad82 | 17 comments

Thank God for JetBlue's Steven Slater for injecting a little joy in an otherwise sleepy month. But it's a complete fallacy that nothing ever happens in August. Just because half of America and most of Europe is on vacation doesn't mean that the news just stops.

Hippo Swallows Dwarf Whole

487 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 02:11:32 by esdfmatt | 70 comments

Hungry Hungry Hippo

'Zombie Ants' Controlled By Parasitic Fungus for 48m Years

752 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 01:24:33 by direwolf11 | 118 comments

Earliest evidence of fungus that takes over ants' behavior for its own ends found by scientists

Chili's Workers Don't Talk About Sex n Dildos While You Dine

256 votes | submitted 2010-08-18 01:12:47 by markmontoya | 23 comments

Meet Derick Reedy.\r\n\r\nThe Tennessee man was arrested yesterday for a harebrained scheme to defraud a Chili's.

Bike Nerds Create a Low Cost Social Sharing System

238 votes | submitted 2010-08-17 22:21:39 by mikef | 19 comments

Social Bikes: The ZipCar of NYC biking

Man Arrested for Putting Semen in Co-Worker's Water Bottle

231 votes | submitted 2010-08-17 21:00:31 by ktla1 | 106 comments

SANTA ANA -- An Orange County man is under arrest, accused of ejaculating twice into his female co-worker's water bottle on her desk.