Man who created labradoodle describes it as his 'life’s regret'

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The man who created the world’s first labradoodle has spoken of his regret in creating the popular mixed-breed dog, describing them as “crazy Frankenstein’s monsters” prone to hereditary problems. Australian, Wally Conron, bred the first labradoodle, Sultan, in 1989 as a guide dog for a blind woman whose husband was allergic to dog hair. “I find that the biggest majority are either crazy or have a hereditary problem,” told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Read more Read more

Scrambled mess: More than 136,000 eggs spill onto road

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Police say a tractor-trailer driving through Schuylkill County lost over 136,000 eggs when its load shifted. The Republican Herald reports 11,340 dozen eggs and 2,260 gallons of egg product were lost as 66-year-old driver Joseph Miles lost control of the rig in Hegins Township on Tuesday morning. Read more Read more

Woman who mistook wasabi for avocado hospitalized with 'broken heart syndrome,' report says

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An Israeli woman was hospitalized with so-called “broken heart syndrome” after mistaking wasabi for avocado, according to a report recently detailed in a medical journal. The unusual story begins with a woman in her late 60s who attended a wedding. At the nuptials, the woman, who was not identified in the report published in BMJ Case Reports, ate a “large amount” of what she thought was avocado dip — only to very quickly realize it was actually wasabi paste, a Japanese horseradish. The woman then felt a “sudden pressure” in her chest before the feeling moved down to her arms, Read more

Experimental replication shows knives manufactured from frozen human feces do not work

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The ethnographic account of an Inuit man manufacturing a knife from his own frozen feces to butcher and disarticulate a dog has permeated both the academic literature and popular culture. To evaluate the validity of this claim, we tested the basis of that account via experimental archaeology. Our experiments assessed the functionality of knives made from human feces in controlled conditions that provided optimal conditions for success. However, they were not functional. While much research has shown foragers to be technologically resourceful, innovative, and savvy, we suggest that this Read more

The Army just listed an ad soliciting dead bodies

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Have a few fingers, a shoulder or an anterior cruciate ligament laying around the house that simply won’t fit in your dresser? Well, today is your lucky day, because Uncle Sam wants you(r body parts)! On Sept. 19, the Army issued an online solicitation calling for any (reputable) sources to lend a hand — or foot or thigh — to the Department of Anatomy & Physiology at the Army Medical Department Center & School at Texas Tech University for the purpose of training and fine-tuning the skills of the Army’s current and future generations of combat medics. Titled “Fresh frozen Read more

Tennessee woman was walking along street naked explained: ‘because it’s hot,’ police say

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A daring Tennessee woman was stopped by cops while walking naked on a humid summer night last month — but she had a simple explanation, police said. “Because it’s hot,” 35-year-old Princess Denise Day said, justifying her clothes-free approach, according to a Nashville police arrest complaint. Read more Read more

'Psychic' Turtle for Sale in Russia

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By Tim Binnall A Russian man claims that his pet turtle possesses psychic powers and he's hoping that someone will shell out big bucks to buy the animal. The allegedly clairvoyant creature, dubbed Donatello after the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles character, was reportedly listed for sale on a Russian website akin to Craigslist by its owner, who asserted that the tortoise is able to predict the winner of soccer matches. In light of that amazing gift, the asking price for the psychic animal was a whopping $46,000. The odd ad subsequently caught the attention of a Russian media outlet which Read more

Pussy gets x-rated on Google Maps

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If you search for Pussy, France, on Google Maps, you’ll get a bit of a naughty surprise. Found on the eastern slope on Mont Bellachat above the left bank of the Isere river, the 18-square-kilometre Pussy is a small village in the commune of La Lechere in the Savoie department of France’s Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region. While user-uploaded photos on Google Maps make the village look picturesque, if you switch to Street View, a very different Pussy is on display: You’ll see a man on a boardwalk at the beach in nothing but a white baseball cap and glasses. And boy, does he look happy! If you Read more

I'm not shoplifting. It's just my 10-inch penis.

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A U.K. man had the “craziest experience” of his life last Sunday when he was wrongly accused of shoplifting simply because he was too well-endowed. Steve Whitehurst, 47, was shopping with his girlfriend and her grandson at Scotts Mens­wear in the city of Stoke-on-Trent, the U.K. Sun reports. But at the cash, the store manager noticed a bulge in the front of his pants and thought he was trying to shoplift. “I had very tight jeans on that day and there was a bulge, yes, but that’s not illegal,” he reportedly said of his 10-inch member. “I can’t help the way I’m made.” “The Read more

Truck stop camel sits on woman who then bites

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GROSSE TETE, La. (AP) — Authorities in Louisiana say a camel at a truck stop petting zoo sat on a woman after she crawled into its enclosure. Iberville Parish Sheriff’s officials told The Advocate on Sunday that the Florida woman’s husband had been throwing treats to their dog under the camel’s fence. Their dog went into the enclosure and the woman crawled under barbed wire to retrieve the pet. That’s when the 600-pound (272-kilogram) camel sat on her. She told deputies she bit the camel to free herself. The woman was brought to a hospital. Deputy Louis Hamilton Jr. said the couple Read more
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