START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.


Blind Date   video
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, off-beat, humans, funny, interesting, odd, unusual )

- 33 minutes ago -
Funny Watch To The End Only 1 Minute
Police Probe Slaughter of Fox By Hunt Hosted By PM's Father-in-Law After Picture of Dead Animal Was Posted Online
Offbeat  (tags: fox, hunt, probe, police, fox, killed, illegal, uk, prime minister, father in law )

- 3 hours ago -
Police are investigating claims that a fox was killed in a hunt hosted by David CameronâEUR(TM)s father-in-law.
The 'Great White Ghosts' of Namibia's Savannah: Elephants Look Like Wild Spectres After Covering Themselves With White Mud
Offbeat  (tags: white, elephants, savannah, clay, pictures )

- 3 hours ago -
With their skin stained white by clay and calcite sand, these elephants look like ghosts haunting the sun-drenched savannah.
This Window Cleaner Hides a Hilarious Secret..
Offbeat  (tags: Window cleaner, bizarre, culture, funny, humans, humor, off-beat, society )

- 3 hours ago -
VIDEO What is the secret that this handsome window clear is hiding?
Inside the Real Cuba: Candid Photos Show Poverty-Stricken Rural Communities That Tourists Rarely See
Offbeat  (tags: real, cuba, tourists, usa, rural, pictures, usa )

- 4 hours ago -
These candid photos reveal what life is like in a poverty-stricken village in Cuba âEUR" and how much the Caribbean islandâEUR(TM)s rural communities could benefit from an influx of American tourists.
Silly, Saucy, Scary: Photos Show The Many Faces Of Ugly Fruit
Offbeat  (tags: food, funny, humor, odd, unusual, world )

- 4 hours ago -
When it comes to nutrition, fruits and vegetables are usually the most virtuous denizens of the dinner plate. But it turns out, wholesome produce can also get pretty raunchy...
Hen Called Ping Pong Lays a Perfectly Round Egg That Is Sold on EBay for £480
Offbeat  (tags: hen, ping pong, lays, round, egg, ebay, rare )

- 4 hours ago -
A hen called Ping Pong laid a one-in-a-billion perfectly round egg - which has now sold on eBay for £480.
Racecourse Owner Asks Queen If They Can Round Up Birds Which Keep Invading Track
Offbeat  (tags: racecourse, kempton, queen, swans, permission )

- 4 hours ago -
Racegoers trying to pick a winner at Kempton Park racecourse have a new handicap to consider âEUR" an invasion of swans.
Fluffy-Haired Dog Builds Up Huge Following After Hilarious Facebook Pictures Show Him Skateboarding, Dancing and Even Folding La
Offbeat  (tags: facebook, ozzie, dog, cute, video, washing )

- 5 hours ago -
A 'diva' Bichon Frise has almost 4,000 fans on Facebook after he was pictured dancing, skateboarding, playing football and even 'folding' the washing.
The History of Parliament
Offbeat  (tags: British Parliament, House of Commons, House of Lords, UK )

- 6 hours ago -
Welcome to the History of Parliament online. This site contains all of the biographical, constituency and introductory survey articles published in The History of Parliament series.
Memorable Speeches From 750 Years of Parliament
Offbeat  (tags: Speeches, House of Commons, Politics, History, UK )

- 6 hours ago -
Choosing the best parliamentary speeches out of the thousands made during the past 750 years is a virtually impossible task - but, on BBC Democracy Day, here are some picked by experts.u
Have Modern Politicians Lost the Art of Rhetoric?
Offbeat  (tags: Politics, politicians, language, BBC Newsnight report )

- 6 hours ago -
When we listen to politicians, we often complain that their words don't seem to mean anything. And that's because they don't, explains Mary Beard for a BBC Newsnight report.
Dirty Pig Pulls Over Man, Takes Bribe (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: hog, video )

- 8 hours ago -
Let's hope no one squeals. A Bradford, Maine, man was cruising along last Sunday when an officer of the hog stopped his vehicle.
23 Completely Weird Holidays in March
Offbeat  (tags: march, holidays, off-beat )

- 8 hours ago -
23 completely weird holidays in March you may never heard of celebrating.
Blind Dog Rescued After Being Lost for 2 Weeks in the Cold
Offbeat  (tags: rescue, off-beat )

- 8 hours ago -
FAIRBANKS, Alaska, A blind dog who wandered away from her Ester, Alaska, home during a cold snap has been reunited with her owner.
The Angel Who Named Himself God
Offbeat  (tags: Religion, Christianity, Judaism, Islam )

- 9 hours ago -
The Angel Who Named Himself God
Dirty Diana   video
Offbeat  (tags: Michael Jackson, dirty diana, music, video )

- 20 hours ago -
A Message for the Anti-Vaccine Movement - YouTube   video
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, health, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Jimmy feels that all of this anti-vaccination silliness is starting to snowball, so he invited some real doctors to address it. These are actual medical professionals so hear them out and then decide for yourself.
How Muslim Azerbaijan Had Satire Years Before Charlie Hebdo
Offbeat  (tags: Molla Nasreddin, Muslims, Cartoons, Charlie Hebdo, History )

- 1 day ago -
More than 100 years before militant Islamist gunmen murdered journalists at France's satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo,
The Palace of Shame That Makes China Angry
Offbeat  (tags: historical wound, military, China, UK )

- 1 day ago -
There is a deep, unhealed historical wound in the UK's relations with China - a wound that most British people know nothing about
I-Wonder :How Did One Englishman Save 669 Children From the Holocaust?
Offbeat  (tags: WW2, Holocaust, Nicholas Winton, Children, Europe )

- 1 day ago -
In 1938 Nicholas Winton was a young stockbroker in London. He was keenly aware of the events unfolding on the continent. Jews were under threat in Nazi-occupied Europe.
Back-Up Brains: The Era of Digital Immortality
Offbeat  (tags: technology, brain, death, digital immortality )

- 1 day ago -
How do you want to be remembered? As Simon Parkin discovers, we may eventually be able to preserve our entire minds for generations to come âEUR" would you?
Eight Dead in Series of Shootings in Missouri
Offbeat  (tags: shooting, guns, Missouri, USA )

- 1 day ago -
Eight people are dead and one person has been injured after a series of shootings in south-central Missouri
Gary Glitter Jailed for 16 Years
Offbeat  (tags: Glitter, Jailed, Court, Rape, indecent assault )

- 1 day ago -
Former pop star Gary Glitter has been jailed for a total of 16 years for sexually abusing three young girls between 1975 and 1980.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in Offbeat

1. John Pierce   46 notes,
  100% popular

2. Veronique L.   8 notes,
  100% popular

3. BMutiny TCorporationsEvil   7 notes,
  100% popular

4. Teresa W.   7 notes,
  100% popular

5. Shelli S.   7 notes,
  100% popular

6. Ryan Ellis   6 notes,
  100% popular

7. Anna Neusuess   5 notes,
  100% popular

8. Anne F.   5 notes,
  100% popular

9. Carole K.   203 notes,
  97% popular

10. Sonya ash Pryor   12 notes,
  92% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
Natasha Salgado 832
AniMae Chi 611
Darren Woolsey 393
Nancy W. 347
Ljiljana Milic 267

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.