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...

12 Weird Things Brits Do During A Heatwave

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 20.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It’s safe to say the hot temperatures are playing havoc with our brains. All etiquette has gone out of the window and suddenly we have no qualms abo...

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...

Domino's Worker Fired For Making Pun On Customer's Name

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.04.2016 | UK Comedy

A Domino's pizza employee has been struck off after apparently calling a customer a "bell end" on the store's computer system. 54-year-old cab driver ...

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...

DVD Release: 'Sicario' and 'The Lobster'

Harry Crawford | Posted 19.02.2016 | UK Entertainment
Harry Crawford

If that's your cup of tea, then great - go ahead and watch it, be my guest (and all that jazz) - but I know many won't like it. It may come across as more-drama-less-action which may alienate some viewers, especially for the way the film is shot. Although remember: this isn't a bad thing.

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 ...

Duck Wearing Bow-Tie Walks Into Pub, Drinks Pint, Fights Dog

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 14.10.2015 | UK Comedy

A bow-tie wearing duck has been injured in a drunken pub brawl with a local dog in Chulmleigh, Devon. The booze-loving bird, affectionately named S...

13 Weird Laws from Around the World

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Did you know it's illegal to die in the House of Parliament? Or that any whale's head that washes up on the beach legally belongs to the king? We'v...

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...

Actually, JK Rowling Has Been Pronouncing The 'T' In Voldemort All Along

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley & Sara Boboltz | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Remember when Professor Umbridge forced Harry Potter to carve "I must not tell lies" in his hand for punishment? Does that mean anything to you, J.K. ...

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...

There's Actually A Ned Flanders Themed Heavy Metal Band Called 'Okilly Dokilly'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK Comedy

Howdy ho neighbourino! Have you ever wanted your heavy metal music to be a bit more Flanders-y? Well, now it is. 'Okilly Dokilly' are an Arizona-ba...

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...

This Review Of A Japanese Toy From Poundland Is The Best Thing We've Seen All Week

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

YouTuber Big Clive was walking around Poundland grabbing some bargains one day when he stumbled across a rather odd sounding toy. It was a perfectly i...

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...

Prisoner Successfully Sues Jail For Ignoring His Six-Day Erection

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.07.2015 | UK Comedy

A 50-year-old prisoner who suffered "permanent injuries to his penis, loss of function, mutilation, continued pain and discomfort" has been awarded $7...