Benjamin David BIZARRE NEWS 

German Man Avoids Traffic Jams By Swimming To Work

If the current is strong, the swim only takes 12 minutes MUNICH (Reuters) – Fed-up with the grind of taking a bus or bike to work every day on congested streets in Munich, Benjamin David started swimming there instead. The burly beer garden worker now packs his laptop and clothes into a waterproof bag which he puts on his back, dons his wetsuit and slides into the River Isar for his journey. “It is beautifully refreshing and also the fastest way,” Benjamin David told Reuters Television. “I used to go…

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sex doll or poseable mannequin BIZARRE NEWS 

Sex robots will mean NO ONE goes without love in next generation, lecturer predicts

SEX dolls will become so prevalent and advanced no singleton will go unloved in the near future, a top astrologer has predicted. But Helen Sewell, who writes for astrology journals and websites, said robots were advancing “too quickly” and could become a danger. Ms Sewel believes robots will also care for children, who will themselves have robot pets, as the world becomes more reliant on artificial intelligence as we enter the Age of Aquarius. The astrologer, who made the claims at the 27th Glastonbury Symposium, an annual conference dedicated to…

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Queen BIZARRE NEWS 

Eight things you’re forbidden from doing in the Queen’s presence – and what to do instead

There’s an unsurprisingly long list of strict rules you need to adhere to he odds are you’re probably never going to meet the Queen . Sorry. Unless you’re the sort of person who follows her public appointments lavishly, are famous or are going to be awarded an MBE, it’s probably just not going to happen. For argument’s sake, however, let’s say you do get to meet the Queen. You’ll probably want to make a good impression, so you remember to say “ma’am” as in “ham”, and not “ma’am” as in “farm” and…

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Tracking Device BIZARRE NEWS 

Tiny Device Allows You To Track Your Car Using Your Smartphone

Have you ever lost your car on a parking lot? It happens. You park and go shopping. When you get back, you don’t have a clue where your car is. Then you start roaming around clicking on the panic button on your car keys so the alarm goes off. It can be frustrating, especially on a hot, sunny day. No, you don’t need to install an expensive GPS system to keep track of your car. That’s way too expensive. You would need to pay a monthly subscription fee just to…

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Donald Trump BIZARRE NEWS 

Italian Bank Robbers Wear Trump Masks During Heists

Italian police said on Monday they had arrested two brothers suspected of robbing dozens of cash machines while wearing masks of President Donald Trump. The stunt evokes the 1991 film “Point Break” starring Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze, in which a gang of surfers don masks of ex-U.S. presidents while robbing banks. But in a statement police said the brothers had been inspired by a different film. According to the police statement, the two brothers were inspired by “The Jackal” to paint their white Mercedes black. In the 1997 film,…

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Dean Tweedy & Family BIZARRE NEWS 

Family moves in with lions and monkeys after buying zoo in Wales

“All their friends want sleepovers,” says Dean Tweedy, after he and his wife bought their kids a £625k zoo with 300 wild animals. When Dean and Tracy Tweedy started making enquiries to buy a small petting zoo in Kent, little did they know they’d end up buying a working zoo in Wales – complete with lions, monkeys and a leopard. Keen to incorporate animal therapy with Tracy’s job as a psychotherapist, the couple quickly found that the South East was built up and expensive, so took their search a little…

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Samir Singh BIZARRE NEWS 

‘Faith Runner’ Samir Singh collapses 36km short of 10,000km goal

Samir Singh was labelled “The Faith Runner” and regularly had fans running with him around Mumbai during his mammoth challenge. An ultra marathon runner who set himself the task of running 10,000km in 100 days in the scorching Mumbai heat has collapsed with exhaustion just 36km short of his goal. Samir Singh, dubbed “The Faith Runner”, spent nearly three months running between Mumbai’s slums and business district using donated clothes and equipment and living on just £2.30 a day. After ending his attempt on Sunday, the 5ft 7in running coach…

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Jurassic Croc BIZARRE NEWS 

Jurassic crocodile named after late Motorhead frontman Lemmy

A Jurassic crocodile that terrorised coastal waters around the UK has been named after the late Motorhead frontman Lemmy. Like the hell-raising rocker it is named after, the creature was no shrinking violet. At 19ft (5.8m) long, with a skull measuring just over a metre, it used its large, blunt teeth to crush bones and turtle shells. It would have been one of the biggest coastal predators of its time when it roamed the Earth more than 145 million years ago. It has now been named Lemmysuchus, which translates as…

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Vadimir Putin BIZARRE NEWS 

Vladimir Putin’s Bare-Chested Vacation Snap Becomes Summer’s Best Meme

A newly released photograph of a bare-chested Vladimir Putin kicking back on vacation has sent people online into meltdown. Images showing the Russian president kayaking, spearfishing and hiking on a mini-break in southern Siberia at the start of August began going viral soon after his government shared them late Friday. But it was this one picture in particular that grabbed the attention of Reddit users, who immediately began manipulating it in all kinds of amusing ways: They reimagined Putin dabbing, sat on the Iron Throne, à la “Game of Thrones,” and holding an American flag. President Donald Trump also made a…

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China BIZARRE NEWS 

Chinese Restaurant Offers Women Discounts Based On Their Bra Size

Women who wear A-cup bras were offered a 5 percent discount, while G-cup wearers could get a 65 percent price cut. The larger the breasts, the bigger the discount ― that’s the controversial promotion a restaurant in Zhejiang province, China, offered this month. The eatery, called Trendy Shrimp, prompted furore for its provocative price-cuts, which an incensed local called “discriminatory” and “vulgar.”    Trendy Shrimp, which is located in a mall in the city of Hangzhou, advertised the unusual discount in a poster placed outside the restaurant on July 31, the Qianjing Evening…

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