UK Weird

A Mysterious Pinging Noise In The Arctic Has Baffled The Canadian Military

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Tech

The mystery of a pinging sound coming from the Arctic seafloor remains unsolved. The Canadian military was drafted in to investigate the cause of the ...

Mystery As Skeleton Of Woman Who Went Missing 40 Years Ago Is Discovered In Attic

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.09.2016 | UK

A German man tasked with cleaning out his family attic made a startling discovery when he happened upon a fully intact human skeleton. The remains wer...

This Might Be The Weirdest Thing You'll See At The Airport

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK Comedy

We often see a lot of weird stuff at the airport, from people treating it as their own personal hotel room to anxious flyers having a few too many at ...

Petition Calls On David Attenborough To Change Name To Boaty McBoatface

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Comedy

An internet petition is calling on Sir David Attenborough to change his name via deed poll in protest to the government's decision to overturn a poll ...

Offbeat Sleeps: California's Quirkiest Theme Hotels

By Hugh Wilson | Jackie Gallego | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Japan is famous for its quirky hotels – think Hello Kitty rooms or tiny, coffin-sized sleeping capsules – but dig deep and California can run it c...

Couple Lose £1,200 On Dream Holiday Because They Booked Flights From The Wrong Birmingham

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

A couple from the West Midlands have been left £1,200 out of pocket after they accidentally booked a dream holiday from the wrong Birmingham airport ...

Disgruntled Resident Throws Birthday Party For Two-Year-Old Pothole To Get The Council To Fix It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

A resident in Belhaven, Mississippi, has finally managed to get the city council to attend to a damaged road after two years - by throwing a birthday ...

Horse Caught Scratching Its Bum On Car Wing Mirror

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Comedy

A wayward mare has been caught on camera using a car's wing mirror to scratch an unreachable itch. Photographer Ray Hurd managed to snap the picture o...

Typical Vegetarian Jeremy Corbyn Attends British Kebab Awards To Brag About Being Vegetarian

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK Comedy

In his usual geography teacher style, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn attended the British Kebab Awards on Wednesday night to encourage people to eat sala...

Horny Bulldog Gets Head Stuck In The Pursuit Of Romance

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Keeta, the adorable American bulldog, got into a sticky situation this week at her Leicester home when she spied a rather attractive male dog outside ...

Here's A Video Of A T-Rex Pole Dancing, Just Because

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Comedy

The internet is a weird place, and that's why this video exists. Beautiful in its simplicity, this short clip shows someone in a dinosaur costume t...

Two Term Mayor Of Rabbit Hash, KY, Joins US Presidential Race (Also Happens To Be A Dog)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Just two months after house-cat Limberbutt McCubbins announced his candidacy for president of the United States, a second animal has announced intenti...

This Is Why You Don't Park In The Bike Lane

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Comedy

A video uploaded to YouTube Monday gives a whole new meaning to the term "parking enforcement." While everyone else was stuck spinning their wheel...

Cyclist Starts Massive 73-Acre Forest Fire By Stopping For A Poo

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Comedy

A cyclist with a penchant for public pooping has been accused of starting a fire which engulfed 73 acres of foothills in Boise, Idaho. Bureau of La...

A Golf Course In Norway Is Being Tormented By A 'Phantom Pooper'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Comedy

Groundskeepers at Stavanger Golf Club in south-west Norway are plagued with a perplexing problem - someone is defecating all over their course and lea...

Cat Named Limberbutt McCubbins Enters US Presidential Race (Yes, Really)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 10.07.2015 | UK Comedy

A cat named Limberbutt McCubbins has entered the race to become the Democrat Party's presidential candidate in 2016. McCubbins joins Lincoln Chafee...

Hundreds Of Dogs Are Jumping To Their Deaths From This 'Haunted' Bridge

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK

There is something about this picturesque stone bridge in Scotland that has lured hundreds of dogs to their deaths. On the surface, Overtoun Bridg...

The Hawksmoor Restaurant Wants MailOnline Readers To Know It Doesn't Serve Human Flesh

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK

Illustrating a dubious tale of a restaurant serving human flesh would be a tricky matter for most media outlets. But the MailOnline could well be ...

Meet The Woman With The World's Longest Tongue

Barcroft | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Adrianne Lewis believes she has the world’s longest tongue measuring a whopping 4 inches. The 18-year-old is now globally recognised after a pho...

Dog Fouls Up Traffic By Driving Tractor Onto Busy Scottish Motorway

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK

Traffic delays occurred on a busy Scottish motorway on Wednesday morning after a tractor careened out of control as a dog took to the wheel. The b...

It's Raining Earthworms In Norway

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK

There were Biblical scenes in southern Norway this week after a spate of bad weather saw thousands of earthworms deposited from the skies. Biologi...

Man Arrested For Slapping Sneezing Elderly People

PA | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK

Police have arrested a man over a string of assaults on elderly victims who had sneezed in public. Five women and one man complained to police that...

Naked Man Escapes Fire By Leaping Onto Double Decker Bus

PA | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK

A naked man has been rescued from a burning building after a bus driver manoeuvered his vehicle to aid his escape. The man was thought to have bee...

That Bigfoot Gets Around – He's Now Having a Family Reunion In Yellowstone

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK

He’s the big hairy fellow we all desperately want to believe in. So it’s with great relief we bring you this definitive proof of the existence...

Eerie Footage Shows Woman 'Thrown To The Ground By A Ghost'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK

A Chilean woman says she was aggressively hurled to the ground – by a ghost. And this is the footage which Cecilia Carrasco says proves her clai...