Category: Bizarre and Odd

Satanism and witchcraft fears after boy vomits ‘money’

Satanism and witchcraft fears after boy vomits ‘money’

Via Newsbite A 14-year-old boy is alleged to have vomited mysterious objects including bearer cheques (Zimbabwe’s old currency which was officially discarded in February 2009). Some claim that witchcraft and Satanism are at work after the minor’s disappearance and mysterious return a week ago.  There are claims that more children in the area were being targeted. Harare provincial police spokesperson Inspector Tadius […]

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Police: poltergeist turns out to be woman on ‘meth rampage’

Police: poltergeist turns out to be woman on ‘meth rampage’

Via Komo News SEATTLE — Police say a University District couple called 911 Wednesday night after returning to their condo to find remnants of what appeared to be “paranormal activity.” The couple said the condo had been ransacked and someone — or something — had torn open their mail, spread clothes throughout the house and smeared lotion on a door handle. If […]

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Man killed boy because he ‘changed into a tiger’

Man killed boy because he ‘changed into a tiger’

Via Daily News Durban – A man claims he acted in self-defence when he killed a 7-year-old Chatsworth boy because the child and his friends had transformed into tigers before his eyes. Sibusiso Madiya, 26, of Savannah Park, pleaded not guilty to a charge of murder in the Durban Regional Court on Thursday. Madiya told the court through his Legal […]

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Mexican Mayor Marries Reptile

Mexican Mayor Marries Reptile

Via Sky News The mayor of a Mexican fishing town has married a crocodile in an elaborate ceremony where the bride wore white and guests danced with the reptile. The reptile is a princess, according to local tradition, and it is hoped the nuptials will boost catches of fish, shrimp and other seafood along the Pacific coast. Before the ceremony, the […]

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Dead grandmother’s ghost ‘took selfie’

Dead grandmother’s ghost ‘took selfie’

Via Daily Mirror This supposed ghost selfie ‘taken by a dead grandmother’ has Romanians spooked. Petrified Gina Mihai, 34, claims the spirit of her deceased grandma is reaching out in a desperate message for help. Locals have been packing out churches to pray for her after a fortune teller claimed she was being punished ‘in the other life’ for her sins. Gina said: “When I […]

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Welcome to doll island

Welcome to doll island

Via Daily Mail Doll parts suspended from trees and strung up across ramshackle buildings have become a sinister attraction as tourists flock to a shrine created by a Mexican artist for a little girl who drowned.  Isla de la Munecas, the Island of Dolls, is a macabre memorial that first caught the public’s imagination when it was discovered by council […]

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Pakistan’s foxy lady: Half-human, half-fox creature enthrals visitors to Karachi zoo

Pakistan’s foxy lady: Half-human, half-fox creature enthrals visitors to Karachi zoo

Via Daily Mail Alongside Karachi Zoo’s enclosures for elephants and deer, hidden behind a curtain in an ornate pavilion, there is a creature the likes of which you won’t find in the wild. It is the home of Mumtaz Begum – a mythical half-fox, half-woman chimera – who has been the zoo’s top attraction for generations. From her languid repose inside […]

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CIA Toyed With Idea Of Bin Laden Devil Doll

CIA Toyed With Idea Of Bin Laden Devil Doll

Via Sky News The CIA once considered employing a different kind of weapon in its war on terror: a devil-like Osama bin Laden action figurine.  The plan was said to have been devised in 2005, when the terror mastermind was still America’s most wanted man……

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Woman gives birth to a lizard. Yes, really

Woman gives birth to a lizard. Yes, really

Via Metro This midwife probably did not expect to find a baby gecko on the birthing table when she started assisting a mother in labour. But rather than delivering a healthy newborn baby, she found herself face-to-face with a lizard. Or so she claims…..  

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Is this Cornwall’s Bermuda Triangle?

Is this Cornwall’s Bermuda Triangle?

Via Daily Mail Residents in a Cornish village fear their cars may have been ‘possessed’ after vehicles started mysteriously locking and unlocking themselves. People living in Summercourt, near Newquay, have reported door locks bizarrely activating on their own – on one occasion trapping a frightened child inside. Baffled motorists claim dozens of cars in the village have been ‘possessed’ and have […]

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