Rape is a social issue which affects all countries, cultures and people. But in South Africa - for some reason - rates of sexual assaults are sky high. A shocking statistic from a recent survey in the country says that 28% of men admit to having carried out such...
If I asked you to picture an average computer hacker, what would you say? Nerdy? Socially awkward? Locked in a bedsit with no windows, typing away at a ten year old desktop whilst stuffing himself with pizza and Doritos? Yeah, me too. I certainly wouldn't expect one to look like...
Police in the UK are hunting for a man after he was caught on CCTV getting a refund on a television that he had simply taken off the shelf. The as yet unidentified man walked into an Aldi supermarket in Lincoln, England, on January 2nd, and proceeded to take a...
TV news station WPXD-TV are reporting that an Ohio woman is planning to erect and burn a cross on the grounds of a Chicago sperm bank after claiming that she was inseminated with sperm from a black man, despite ordering a vial from a white donor. The biggest issue? The woman and...
A woman thought she'd picked up the bargain of a lifetime when she bought a deep freezer from her neighbor's yard sale for just $30. However, when she took a look inside, she soon realized that she had got more than she bargained for! The woman, from Goldboro, North Carolina,...
Think you've seen weird before? You ain't seen nothing yet! If you enjoy pottering about in the back or front yard and doing a spot of gardening, you might think you've seen quite a few weird things in your time. But you've never seen anything as bizarre as Clathrus...
An Indian holy man has claimed that he has not eaten or drunk anything in 75 years, and has the medical evidence to prove it! Prahlad Jani, 83, who lives in a cave near Amba Ji Temple, claims to have gone without food or water since the age of...
Most people can only dream of owning a luxury car. Vehicles worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. It's an idea we can only imagine. So when people get enough cash together to buy a Porsche, Ferrari or Lamborghini - they're going to look after it, aren't they? Well, yeah. Most...
A man in England has caught on camera a pair of Pizza Hut employees getting up to more than cooking in the kitchen. The unnamed man, who lives in Bristol, had entered the restaurant to get a post-bar bite to eat, when he found the whole place empty. After searching...
Pictures of a mysterious creature's remains are currently doing the rounds on Facebook and causing quite a stir. The body washed up on the shore of Hollingworth Lake in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, England, recently. And since being posted on the social networking website, interest has sparked, leaving people scratching...
Night vision footage taken by a paranormal investigator has captured a doll in a locked security box seemingly moving by itself. The wooden operating cross can quite clearly be seen moving in the video. And it comes not long after the doll's owner - a man called John from...
When food goes missing from your fridge, the most logical answer is that whoever you live with ate it or threw it out. What's less likely is that there's a strange, feral girl living secretly in the vents. Unless you're New York City resident Joe Cummings, that is. It wasn't...
Ever wondered what would happen if two of the deadliest insects on the planet - the black widow spider and the scorpion (which is technically an arachnid, but never mind that...) - went mano a mano (or insecto a arachnido, rather)? Well, wonder no more. In the following clip...
A Filipino man who has spent almost $10,000 on 23 separate cosmetic procedures in order to look like Superman has been refused further work by his plastic surgeon. 37 year-old Herbert Chavez has spent eighteen years obsessing over his appearance and attempting to ape the appearance of Clark Kent and...
Whether it be from advertisers or governments, entertainment outlets or conglomerates, we're constantly being bombarded with messages and ideas. Half the world wants us to do a certain thing or act a certain way. Sometimes these people will just come right out and say it. They'll tell us what to...