Monthly Archives: March 2014

Man chops off his own hand with a homemade guillotine… and is now threatening to amputate his arm

A man cut his own hand off with a homemade guillotine after enduring years of excruciating nerve pain. Mark Goddard built the contraption using an axe, some springs and an old gate post. The 44-year-old claimed he resorted to such … Continue reading

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Set of six twigs go on sale on eBay. Don’t all rush at once.

Man puts six twigs he found on the floor on eBay. People bid on them. Since it was founded in 1995 there have been some pretty weird things sold on eBay. From Britney Spears’ hair to a hornet fighter jet, it’s … Continue reading

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Teenager gets McDonald’s receipt tattooed on his arm as a ‘punishment’ from friends

Usually people choose something deep and meaningful, a proverb or a dedication to a loved one. But Stian Ytterdahl decided to ditch tradition and pay homage to his favourite fast food joint with a tattoo of a McDonald’s receipt on … Continue reading

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What the fork? Romanian man swallows cutlery for ‘stupid’ drunken bet

A Romanian man has vowed to stop making drunken bets after swallowing a metal fork to ‘impress’ a friend. Radu Calincescu, 25, was rushed to A&E, in the city of Bacau, after experiencing an ‘intense pain’ a few minutes after … Continue reading

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Christian school principal says 8-year-old girl not welcome because she dresses and behaves like a boy

The family of Sunnie Kahle, an 8-year-old from Timberlake, Virginia, recently received a letter from her school, Timberlake Christian School (TCS), in which the principal informed them that, “TCS is not the best place for [Sunnie’s] future education,” because her … Continue reading

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