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Man Books Prostitute And Finds It’s His Own Wife

An American man, from Paducah, Kentucky, hired a prostitute only to discover when he hooked up with her that it was his own wife, according to a report in Country Weekly.   The 52 year old man, had for a number of months been meeting prostitutes for sex at local motels.According to a statement he

The woman who grows fingernails instead of hair

Meet the woman who grows nails instead of hair. Shanyna Isom, 28, from Memphis USA, has a strange medical condition that causes her to grow human nails out of her hair follicles. Doctors have dubbed Shayna Isom a medical mystery. Shanya has lost all the hair on her head to the vicious mystery illness and

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Elephant found swimming in sea 9 miles from land

An elephant was rescued by the Sri Lankan navy after being found swimming in the sea 9 miles from land. The elephant was rescued in a 12 hour operation by the Navy after appearing to be in trouble. The Navy say the jumbo got caught up in strong currents off the of Kookily. Specialist divers

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Missing Man Found Inside Python

Indonesian villagers, looking for a local missing man, were horrified to discover that the man had been eaten by a huge python. When Akbar Salubiro, 25, went missing, locals went hunting for him and soon found a giant python lying in his garden with Salubiro’s boots clearly visible in the python’s extended belly. They cut

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Man doesn’t talk to his wife for 20 years

Could this be the longest sulk in history? A Japanese man has gone an incredible 20 years without speaking to his wife, despite living in the same house. Otou Yumi shared the home with his wife, Katayama, and their three children in Nara, southern Japan. His wife would try and speak to him but he

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Snoop Dogg & the Giant Vegetable

This is one of the strangest and funniest true stories we have heard in a long time. Rapper Snoop Dogg made friends with a 71 year old farmer from Wales after Snoop read about the farmer’s prize winning huge vegetables. Ian Neale, from Newport Wales is a vegetable world record holder. When the rapper read

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Hand grown on leg

In a bizarre medical first a man’s hand has been grown on his own leg.  :   When factory worker Mr Zhou’s left hand was severed by a spinning blade in an accident at work, doctor’s in China decided to save the use of the man’s hand by attaching into onto the patient’s ankle for

The Split-Up

A German man has cut all his possessions in half after breaking up with his girlfriend of 12 years. He sent his ex her half of the objects including an Opel Corsa car, and has put his share on e-bay.     The love rejected man, who goes by the name of der.juli on e

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Scarlett Trawls Streets for Men

Scarlett Johanssen picked up random men in real life for her starring role in the alien movie Under The Skin.   Directed by Jonathan Glazer the stunning film, a The Freaky favourite, features an alien in human form, played by Scarlett Johanssen, who travels around Scotland picking up men, having sex with them and then

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Taxi Driver Conned by Shop Dummy

  A British taxi driver was tricked into giving a £140 ($200) fare to a mannequin dummy.   The taxi was hailed from Brighton station by three men who asked to be driven to London, 50 miles away. An 90 minutes later the first man was dropped off, a few miles later the second man

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Streetwise Panda Crosses Road

Watch this adorable rare video of a panda crossing a road in a Chinese town.     Pandas rarely leave their natural habit and wander into town but this curious 2 year old panda was captured on CCTV in the town of Yingxiu in the Sichuan Province of China bravely walking around and using a

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Sinkhole swallows couple

Watch as a couple in Seoul, South Korea step off a bus and suddenly disappear down a sinkhole, all captured on Korean CCTV . Thankfully the couple escaped with minor injuries, after being rescued by firefighters. Authorities are investigating the sudden appearance of the danger hole but reports suggest it might have been caused by

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#thedress explained

So it turns out #thedress which has been freaking out the internet can be explained by how our eyes/brain interpret colour. Every day our brains unconsciously do something very clever – they look at the world around us and  depending on the light source –  whether its is daylight or artificial  light – and subtract

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Man Has Testicles Stolen in Sauna

A Russian man who met a sexy woman, and took her to a sauna, woke up to discover his testicles had been removed by an organ donor criminal gang.   News reports say Dmitry Nikolaev, a Russian soap opera actor, met the mystery woman at a Moscow bar. Afer drinking and kissing she invited him

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Cannibal Restaurant Raided

A cannibal restaurant that had roasted human heads on the menu has been shutdown by police in Nigeria. According to reports, the hotel restaurant in Onitsha, Nigeria was raided by police after a tip off and they discovered two human heads wrapped in cellophane, as well as a cache of weapons including AK47s. 11 people,

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Penis chopped off twice by wife

A cheating husband in China has had his penis chopped off not once but twice by his furious wife.   After Fan Lung was caught cheating, his furious wife hacked off his penis while he was sleeping. Then when it was sewn back on by doctors she sneaked into his hospital room and chopped if

Frozen divorce

A Japanese woman has let her husband go and is seeking a divorce after he said he didn’t like the movie Frozen. The unnamed 29 year old woman took her husband to see the Disney film Frozen but when he was not impressed by the film and asked his wife ‘Did you really think it was

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Boy gets stuck in vagina statue

A boy had to be rescued by firefighters after getting stuck in a vagina shaped sculpture in Germany. The unnamed American exchange student got trapped inside the sculpture by Peruvian artist Fernando de le Jara after agreeing to pose for a funny picture. At 1.45pm on Friday 20th June 2014 emergency services in Tübingen, Germany. received

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Cucumber Masturbator

A serial cucumber masturbator has finally been caught and sentenced in Canada. Fredrick Tennyson Davis, 49, has a bizarre sexual fetish – he likes to masturbate in public while holding a cucumber. For months Davis and been terrorising members of the public with his sexual salad activities until he was caught in Agincourt Library in Toronto,

The Great Pig Escape

A pig on its way to the slaughterhouse dodged death by leaping from a moving truck  and the whole freaky escape was captured on camera by a motorist. The sow, made its great escape in the Guangxi region of South China. Witnesses saw the pig climb over the back of other pigs before leaping out

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Cannibal Rat Ship

A ghost ship full of cannibal rats is lost at sea and heading towards Britain. The 40 year old liner the Lyubov Orlova has been missing at sea for almost a year. But now experts believe strong storms in The Atlantic Ocean are blowing it towards the British coast. Marine searchers say the ship is

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181 year old corpse attends board meeting

A dead man attended a board meeting this week much to the delight of office workers. The dead man was  philosopher Jeremy Bentham  who died 181 years ago. Bentham was the ‘spiritual founder’ of University College London. Bentham requested that when he died his body should be preserved and dressed in his own clothes. He can

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Swan falls in love with helicopter

A potential air disaster has been avoided after a swan fell in love with a helicopter. Whooper the swan, who lives on the UK island of Jersey, took a shine to one of the island’s helicopters – every time it took off Whopper would fly next to it, and when it landed he would would

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Tortoise Fashion

We all know about the craze for fashion cats and dressed up dogs, but have you ever seen tortoise fashion? Slightly mad Canadian pet-lover Katie Bradley, 36, has knitted these woollen cosies for her fashion conscious pet tortoises. Katie says the colourful costumes are very popular with tortoise owners across the globe and she can

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Goldfish given life jacket to help it swim

When Einstein the goldfish contracted a bladder disease which caused it to swim upside down its owner came up with a novel solution – he built it a life jacket.Einstein’s owner Leighton Naylor a 32 year old warehouse worker from Blackpool says: “He’s always been a fighter so when he sunk to the bottom one

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Amazing “wall of sand” hits Australia

These incredible and bizarre photos and video show a huge dust storm off the coast of Australia.   This freak weather storm was captured near the town of Onslow in north-western Australia. It is believed the dust was whipped up by winds in the dry hot Australian deserts before heading out over the Indian Ocean This

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“Lion” dog with mane causes panic in town

A lion on the loose caused panic and confusion in an American town this week until it was discovered that the lion was in fact a pet dog. “There was a lion that ran across the street. A baby lion.” Said one panicked caller to the police after seeing the animal roaming the streets of

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Fat Prisoner Gets Stuck Trying to Escape Jail

A Brazilian prisoner’s escape from prison ended in embarrassment when he got stuck in his escape hole and had to be freed by firefighters. 16 stone Rafael Valadao got wedged in the wall of the prison in Ceres much to the amusement of prison guards. Authorities today were looking for a thinner cell mate who did

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Unicorn discovered in North Korea

A unicorn lair has been found in North Korea according to North Korean historians. The bizarre claim by the History Institute of the DPRK Academy of Social Sciences says archaeologists have unearthed rocks with the words “Unicorn Lair” engraved on them near a temple in capital Pyongyang. The Freaky loves the idea that unicorns might have once

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World’s oldest dad – 96 years old!

A 96 year old Indian man has become the worlds oldest dad. Ramjeet Raghav, a farmer from Haryana near Delhi, beat his own record he set himself two years ago, when his 52 year old wife gave birth to his second son earlier this month, according to press reports. Ramjeet says “What can I do?

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