A man recently got a phone charging cable "stuck in his penis" after he had inserted the three-foot-long phone accessory in an attempt to "scratch" an intense internal itch. According to the Sun on Friday, the 60-year-old Chinese OAP, old age pensioner, had in China last Friday with the lengthy and tangled cable "hanging between his legs."
The article goes on to say that staff at the Dalian Central Hospital, located over 500 miles southeast of the capital city of Beijing, were reportedly "stunned" when the man walked into the building and even more stunned to find out that the dangling cable was stuck in the man's penis. According to the report, the Chinese man, who prefers to remain anonymous, admitted to inserting the cable into his penis to try to relieve an itch in his urethra.
A 9-year-old boy can light up an LED light bulb with just the touch of his hand. The young boy recently showed off his "mysterious ability" on social media, according to a Wednesday article on Odditycentral that reports a touch from "any part of his body" to light up an LED bulb, seemingly "by itself."
Abu Thahir, who resides in the South Indian state of Kerala, reportedly discovered his ability to light up LED bulbs "just by touching" them after his father, Nizar, who's an electrician, handed a rechargeable LED bulb to Abu - who "just lit it up." According to the Daily Mail, also on Wednesday, Nizar accused Abu of and actually scolded the boy.
A comedian and author who goes by the Twitter handle Hotep Jesus engaged in some performance art at a local Starbucks store in the aftermath of the surrounding the coffee shop chain and walked out of the establishment with a free cup of coffee.
Starbucks is closing all of its 8,000 stores on the afternoon of May 29 to provide racial-bias education training to its approximately 175,000 employees after an incident in a Philadelphia store last Thursday. There, a Starbucks manager told two black men that the store bathroom was only for paying customers. She called cops when they refused to leave, and responding officers arrested them for trespassing.
With the final brass "toad" nestled at the bottom of the hole, team members from the Black Horse club jumped in the air to chest bump after becoming world champions at one of Britain's more obscure pub games.
So-called "zombie raccoons" are terrorizing an Ohio town, and while officials think they have a handle on what's causing the animals' strange behavior, there's little to nothing they can do about it, the Sacramento Bee is .
To be clear, this article is not about actual, dead raccoons coming back to life. That's scientifically impossible. Rather, the raccoons are displaying behavior consistent with the zombies you might watch on The Walking Dead or a George Romero movie: ambling about aimlessly, seemingly driven by no motivation, and showing no fear.
Youngstown resident Robert Coggeshall was outside with his dogs recently when he noticed a raccoon coming his way. He herded his dogs inside and then went to watch the raccoon. Two things struck him: first, the animal was outside and walking around during the day - out of character for the normally nocturnal critters. Second, the raccoon just walked towards him, completely disregarding its normal natural fear of humans.
In yet another fast-food fight, a brawl erupted at a McDonald's outlet in Iowa City, Iowa, between two women, a customer and an employee. The disturbing encounter was recorded on cell phone video apparently by witnesses who happened to be in the restaurant at the time.
occurred over the weekend at a local McDonald's, according to Iowa City radio station KRNA. In the primary video which is less than 30 seconds embedded below, one of the women appears to throw a cup of soda at the other. Fists then began flying. One of those involved - possibly the McDonald's employee - receives the majority of the blows after she winds up on the floor.
The details are sketchy, so it is unclear what specifically prompted the physical altercation (this story will be updated if additional information emerges).
Kelli Rowlette had no idea what surprises awaited her when she sent in a simple saliva DNA test to Ancestry.com. When Rowlette, 36, got her results from Ancestry.com, she found out that her father was Dr. Gerald E. Mortimer, the fertility doctor her parents consulted when they had trouble getting pregnant. As a result, Rowlette has filed a lawsuit against Mortimer, alleging that he knowingly defrauded her now-divorced parents, Sally Ashby and Howard Fowler, by using his own sperm in the fertility process.
An Ancestry.com DNA Test Exposed Fertility Doctor Fraud
Sally Ashby and Howard Fowler were under the impression that a mixture of Fowler's sperm and that of approved donors who matched Fowler's physical description were used to inseminate Ashby when the couple struggled to conceive, reports the Daily Beast. When the revealed that Rowlette's father was Ashby's fertility doctor, Dr. Gerald E. Mortimer, the family was stunned.
The German city of Trier is struggling to keep up with demand for 0-euro notes, bearing the face of its most famous son and communism's creator Karl Marx, and sold for 3 euros each as part of celebrations for his 200th birthday.
Norway's high school graduates should refrain from running naked across bridges and having sex on roundabouts lest they give drivers "too much of a surprise", the national transport regulator said on Wednesday.
Scott Purdy was go-karting when he had an accident that left him with a broken foot. To contain the pain, his doctor prescribed pregabalin, a medication known under the brand name Lyrica.
According to the Mirror, in him just after a few weeks of using the medication. He said that his sexual appetite for women dramatically declined, and he started to crave for men's attention instead.
"I noticed my libido for women had gone and I was wanting male attention," he shared.
Eventually, he broke up with his girlfriend since he did not find her attractive anymore. They had been together for six months, and he quickly shifted his focus to finding a male partner.
Scott Purdy began to identify himself as homosexual, and as strange as it may sound, he blamed the painkillers for making him gay in a short span of time.
A U.K.-based chili grower who specializes in growing Carolina Reapers issued a statement in defense of the world's hottest pepper over the weekend, in the aftermath of reports that a man was hospitalized for intense "thunderclap" headaches after he consumed the pepper in a chili eating contest.
In an interview with Sky News, Bedfordshire, U.K. chili grower Salvatore Genovese explained that he any reports of customers being hospitalized after consuming the Carolina Reaper peppers his farm has sold. He added that the super-hot pepper is not meant to be consumed raw, and that it should be cooked and used in small amounts due to its extreme heat.
"It's not really designed to... just plonk it in your mouth and eat it... I would never do that and I wouldn't recommend it," said Genovese.
EU judges failed to see the funny side of branding a chain of pizzerias as "The Mafia", rejecting an appeal on Thursday by a Spanish company to keep European trademark protection for its marketing slogan.
The "death rattle" is a noise to "beware of," according to the Daily Mail on Friday. According to the Daily Mail, the noise of the death rattle is distressing to those who know what it means. The report goes on to say that it was recently revealed that the death rattle means that someone only "left to live."
While the Urban Dictionary writes that the death rattle noise just "for fun," the real meaning of the death rattle is anything but fun, according to medical professionals. The Daily Mail shared that an infectious disease specialist from Birmingham, Alabama, recently revealed that the noise of the death rattle means that someone is quickly approaching death.
A prominent doctor in Germany has been arrested and is now being investigated for allegedly killing his lover by letting her perform oral sex on him. Police have reason to believe that the woman died from a drug overdose after the doctor sprinkled cocaine on his penis prior to the sexual act.
Authorities are now probing Dr. Andreas Niederbichler, a top plastic surgeon in Germany, for giving women he had sex with drugs during their encounters.
Prosecutors revealed that Niederbichler had with a 38-year-old woman on February 20 at his apartment in Halberstadt, the Local reported. He let her go down on him but later on, she collapsed. Niederbichler's place was just near the clinic so the woman was immediately taken to the hospital. However, she didn't make it and died soon after she got admitted. The plastic and reconstructive surgery specialist gave his lover cocaine without her knowledge, prosecutors said.
A 6-year-old boy suffers from a rare bone condition that has left him with more than 500 fractures already in his short life.
According to the Daily Mail, Reiko Quinlan suffers from Osteogeneses Imperfecta Type Three which is also known as the Brittle Bone Disease.
The agonizing condition left little Reiko with five fractures on the day he was born and before he was 1-year-old.
Osteogeneses Imperfecta Type Three has stunted Reiko's growth with the six-year-old bearing semblance to a 2-year-old child.
In addition, Reiko is unable to walk without assistance. He is confined to a wheelchair because of the extreme fragility of his thighbones which have fractured over 100 times.
Reiko's condition is so heartbreaking that his other siblings cannot hug him out of fear of breaking his bones.
A 28-year-old man baffled doctors recently when he complained of discomfort and presented a "strange growth" that had emerged from the middle fingernail of his left hand. The Daily Mail shared "fascinating images" on Wednesday that show what appears to be a smaller finger, complete , growing out from underneath the cuticle of the unidentified Pakistani man's middle finger.
The man's "extremely surfaced online in the International Journal of Surgery Open earlier this year and is only the fourth case ever published in medical literature, according to IJS Open. Contents of the man's case study are also published in Science Direct and share that most cases of double nail go unnoticed and are only by patients who are feeling pain and discomfort.
CNN is reporting that a class-action lawsuit has been filed against Dr. Norman Barwin.
The suit alleges that the Canadian doctor was meant to use an anonymous sperm donor or the sperm from the male in the relationship for his fertility treatments, but he instead.
The Ottawa based law firm that filed the suit is claiming that the irregularities go as far back as the 1970s with the most recent case being in the early 2000s.
Additionally, the suit claims that another 16 children, conceived at Barwin's Broadview Fertility Clinic, do not biologically match the men that they have called their fathers all their lives.
One of the firm's lawyers, Peter Cronyn, slammed the doctor for a massive breach of trust, adding that he expected Dr. Barwin to have fathered children, but was not expecting him to be responsible for as many as 11 children.