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Hello, Is That the Council Ghostbuster? Taxpayers' Money Spent on Tenant's Exorcism | the Daily Mail
Offbeat  (tags: exorcism, ghost, poltergeist, spirit, exorcist, odd, bizarre, strange )

- 2844 days ago -
When Sabrina Fallon heard banging noises coming from her attic, she was understandably concerned and called the police. Officers found no sign of a break-in, however, and joked that it might have been a ghost. Unfortunately, Mrs Fallon didn't see the
Life on Mars? Amazing Photos From Nasa Probe Reveal Image of Mystery Figure on Red Planet | the Daily Mail
Offbeat  (tags: life on mars, mars, red planet, nasa, explorer, alien, space, weird, strange, photo, rock )

- 2865 days ago -
Does this photograph really prove that we are not alone in the universe? Images beamed back from Mars would suggest so - although to sceptics, it could just be a strange rock formation. Nasa's Mars Explorer Spirit sent back images from the surface of the
Parted-at-Birth Twins 'Married'
Offbeat  (tags: twins, married, uk, deparated, odd, strange, marriage, britain )

- 2876 days ago -
A pair of twins who were adopted by separate families as babies got married without knowing they were brother and sister, a peer told the House of Lords. A court annulled the UK couple's union after they discovered their true relationship, Lord Alton...
Devilish Debate on End for Church of England
Offbeat  (tags: britain, queen, church, state, england, uk, Church of England, parliament, odd, strange, devil, god, house of commons )

- 2876 days ago -
Eyebrows were raised in the House of Commons on Thursday when a motion calling for the Church of England to be disestablished was listed with the number 666, symbol of the AntiChrist. "This number is supposed to be the mark of the Devil...
'UFOs Are Seen as a Joke But It's Almost An Absolute Certainty They Exist'
Offbeat  (tags: UFOs, space, strange, mystery, off-beat, world )

- 2887 days ago -
If reports of UFO sightings are to be believed, we are not alone. Echo reporter LAURA WRIGHT delves into South Wales' very own X Files...
Religious La. Village Finally Ditches 666 as First 3 Digits of Phone Number, Switches to 749
Offbeat  (tags: usa, 666, reeves, lousiana, odd, strange, beast, phone number )

- 2888 days ago -
It's taken 40 years, but this southwest Louisiana village no longer bears the mark of the beast. Beginning this month, residents and businesses can change the first three digits of their phone numbers from 666 -- depicted in the Bible as the mark of...
Lingo for 2007 | A Nonebrity With Nice Heavage
Offbeat  (tags: lino, language, heavage, new words, 2007, odd, funny, strange, mouse potato )

- 2888 days ago -
EVER got to the front of a supermarket queue only to have a swipeout? Maybe you're more of a mouse potato who shops online or perhaps you're never far from the stores because you're wed to a WOOF.
'Curse of Camilla' Cruise Ship Struck By Winter Vomiting Bug
Offbeat  (tags: cornwall, dutchess, curse, ship, camilla, cunard, queen victoria, ship, champagne, bug, strange, odd, weird )

- 2888 days ago -
A luxury liner launched by the Duchess of Cornwall has been hit by a potentially fatal stomach bug, which has struck down nearly 80 passengers. When Cunard's £300million MS Queen Victoria was officially launched by Camilla in Southampton three weeks...
Mystery Container Found on Beach
Offbeat  (tags: mystery, container, scotland, uk, britain, western isles, stinky bay, ship, odd, strange )

- 2888 days ago -
Experts are trying to identify a huge metal container that has been washed up on a beach in the Western Isles. The tank, which is 27m high, has no markings and is thought to have fallen from a ship before being washed up on the west of Benbecula.
Long Lost Christmas Card Dated 1914 Arrives Nearly a Century Later
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, unusual, strange, U.S. mail )

- 2904 days ago -
OBERLIN, Kan. -- A postcard featuring a color drawing of Santa Claus and a young girl was mailed in 1914, but it's journey was slower than Christmas. It just arrived in northwest Kansas. The Christmas card was dated Dec. 23, 1914, and mailed to Ethel
The Deep: The Extraordinary Creatures of the Abyss | Boing Boing
Offbeat  (tags: deep, creatures, undersea, abyss, book, photos, strange, beautiful, remarkable, ocean, Smithsonian )

- 2974 days ago -
A new book titled "The Deep" that features more than 200 photos of the insanely strange, beautiful denizen of our oceans. It was edited by Claire Nouvian, French documentary filmmaker. Smithsonian has a feature on the book & a sampling of remarkable pix.
The Beehive: Amy Honey, How Do You Stand It? - Telegraph
Offbeat  (tags: amy winehouse, fashion, hair, funny, beehive, style, hairdo, face, weird, strange, music, singer, uk, britain )

- 2976 days ago -
The beehive is buzzing again, thanks to eccentric singer Amy Winehouse. Salons around the country are being asked to emulate the piled-up look, first made possible in the 1960s.
Return of Devil's Bible to Prague Draws Crowds - USATODAY.Com
Offbeat  (tags: devil's bible, medieval, prague, czech, testament, strange )

- 2982 days ago -
Codex Gigas, also known as the Devil's Bible -- a medieval manuscript said to have been written 800 years ago with the devil's help -- has returned to Prague after an absence of 359 years.

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