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Human Pups

The men that like to dress up as dogs and play with bones and squeaky toys. It might seem a little strange that a grown up man would want to put on a latex outfit and pretend to be a dog. But The Freaky salutes these “human pups”, who have found a way to make

Harry Partch: Musical Outsider

At first listen, Harry Partch’s composition are a cacophony of atonal noise. But if you listen long enough something wonderful happens…..you enter a new musical landscape. Harry Partch is not the most famous of composers. His music is obscure, difficult to listen to and can’t even be played on normal musical instruments. Despite this, Harry

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Bizarre Boil Cure

A Chinese man who cured his boils by blowing up tyres has now turned his weird cure into a bizarre performance. Nie Yongbing, from China’s south-west Sichuan province, used to suffer from what he says were  ‘really horrible red boils’ on his body. When he visited a doctor, the physician told him that the boils were caused

Real-life Popeye

Meet Moustafa Ismail, a real-life Popeye. Ismail, a bodybuilder from Massachusetts USA, has been given the title of world’s biggest arms, biceps and triceps, by the Guinness Book of World Records. Ismail’s upper arms are an incredible 31 inches round and he can lift up to 600 pounds. Unlike Popeye, 24 year old  Ismail doesn’t

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The man with a 13 inch tail

In the womb we have a tail but by the time we are born it has been absorbed by the body. But Chandre Oram, a tea-estate worker, in West Bengal was born with his and is now a man with a 13 inch tail. Oram has refused any operation to remove his tail and because of

The world’s new smallest man

The son of a Nepalese fruit seller has been declared the shortest man in the world, by Guinness World Records officials. 18 year old Kahagendra Thapa Magar is just 64cm (26.4in tall. “We are very proud of our son,” said his father, Rup Bahadur Thapa Magar. “Our dreams have finally come true.” Magar’s family has