Results for tag: offbeat

Israel’s Netanyahu brings his dirty laundry to Washington. Literally.

Not the Onion:

Israeli officials denied that Netanyahu overuses his American hosts’ laundry services, calling the allegations “absurd,” but they acknowledged that he has been the target of laundry-related accusations in the past.
Linked on the 26th of September, 2020 Details

Garnet Hertz - Experiments in Galvanism: Frog with Implanted Webserver

What the… ? A web server inside a frog.

Linked on the 5th of April, 2004 Details

Reuters: New York Driver Nabbed While Watching Porn Movie

Don’t drive and ...ehm… watch porn.

Linked on the 26th of February, 2004 Details

Telegraph: I blagged my way through, reading a torn-up textbook and ad libbing

Superb! This guy is a heavy contender for the blagger of the year award (yes, that’s blagger, not blogger).

Linked on the 20th of February, 2004 Details

Scotsman: Kite-flying festival ends in tragedy as four are killed

Who knew flying a kite could be so hazardous?

Linked on the 19th of February, 2004 Details

ITV: Pastry blamed for station evacuation

I guess they’ll be banning pastry from airports now.

Linked on the 18th of February, 2004 Details