Results for tag: offbeat

Ronald found destroyed in Pioneer Park.

Ronald McDonald has been found hanging from a tree. Sadly it was just a prank and not an act of self-destruction by the clown himself when he realized the unhealthy habits he was promoting to children. Even worse is the fact he was stolen from "Ronald McDonald House, the non-profit organization that uses the well-known clown image as a symbol of its work with children and families." The hypocrisy of McDonalds never ceases to amaze me.

Linked on the 9th of March, 2001 Details

Thai Elephant Orchestra

Forget two-step, nu-skool breaks or drum & bass, the next big thing will be the Thai Elephant Orchestra. (thanks Dimitri!)

Linked on the 6th of March, 2001 Details

Zoophile's father sentenced.

Father attempts to kill his zoophile son with a crowbar. Can things get stranger?

Linked on the 1st of March, 2001 Details

Berries tempt birds into risky, drunk-diving lives.

News flash: Birds caught flying under the influence of alcohol.

Linked on the 28th of February, 2001 Details

Ananova: Net surfer discovers new-found love kept corpse in freezer

Your mother told you not to talk to strangers, but she should warn you about travelling half-way across the world to hook up with a young girl you met in a chat room on the internet. She might just turn out to be a pensioner with a corpse in the freezer.

Linked on the 22nd of February, 2001 Details

A shrine to toast

Yes, some people really have too much time on their hands. Laurie McLelland presents her Shrine to Toast. It works, I have a sudden craving for toast and marmalade. Damn you Laurie!

Linked on the 22nd of February, 2001 Details