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OKG Newsletter


Topic: weird

Unclear on the Concept


News of the Weird


A 27-year-old man was arrested for trespassing in January in Seattle's Lusty Lady peep-show arcade, whose layout is a strippers' dance stage surrounded by private viewing stalls for customers. Accordi...
 
Thursday, February 25, 2010

The Jesus and Mary World Tour (Recent Appearances)


News of the Weird


Rathkeale, Ireland, July (Mary on a tree stump). Apia, Samoa, September (Mary on the outside wall of a church). Velyky Berezny, Ukraine, September (Jesus on the outside wall of a factory). Ravena, N.Y...
 
Thursday, February 25, 2010

The Continuing Crisis


News of the Weird


In February, the Board of Trustees of Saugatuck Township, Mich., scheduled a May referendum asking voters for an increase in the property tax in order to cover unanticipated new expenses. The budget o...
 
Thursday, February 25, 2010

Right to Remain Silent?


News of the Weird


In all likelihood, convicted murderer Paul Powell would have been sentenced to life in prison for his 1999 crime, but he could not resist gratuitously ridiculing the prosecutor. Powell's original sent...
 
Thursday, February 25, 2010

Least Competent Criminals


News of the Weird


Poorly Conceived: Travis Copeland, 19, bolting from a courtroom in Waukegan, Ill., in January, ran down a hallway and then lowered his shoulder and thrust himself at a window, intending to crash throu...
 
Thursday, February 25, 2010

Inexplicable


News of the Weird


Police are still baffled by how Gregory Denny, 37, was able to "deport" Cherrie Belle Hibbard from her home in Hemet, Calif., in January back to her native Philippines. According to Hemet police, Denn...
 
Thursday, February 25, 2010

Can't Possibly Be True


News of the Weird


A Toronto restaurant, Mildred's Temple Kitchen, announced that its Valentine's Day promotion this year would not just be a romantic dinner but would also include an invitation for couples to have sex ...
 
Thursday, February 25, 2010

Recurring Themes


News of the Weird


The Whole Truth and Nothing But: Last August, an applicant for the police force in Montgomery, Ala., following directions to be truthful during the job interview, admitted that he owned child pornogra...
 
Friday, February 26, 2010

The Continuing Crisis


News of the Weird


The Importance of the Dictionary: When Donald Williams was publicly sworn in as a judge in Ulster County, N.Y., on Jan. 2, offices were closed, and no one could find a Bible. Since holy books are ...
 
Thursday, March 4, 2010

The Fragrance of Love


News of the Weird


First, farmer Dick Kleis of Zwingle in eastern Iowa, composing a birthday note to his wife, arranged more than 60 tons of manure in a pasture to spell out "Happy Birthday, Love You" in shorthand. Then...
 
Thursday, March 4, 2010
 
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