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UK's Top Envoy Makes 'Japanese Wife' Gaffe in China
Offbeat  (tags: China, UK, gaffe, stupid )

- 354 days ago -
Britain's new foreign minister made an awkward debut in China on Monday when he sought to curry favor with his hosts by mentioning his Chinese wife, but accidentally referred to her as "Japanese".
Politician Proposes Giving Newlyweds Pierced Condoms
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, politician, stupid, birth rate, condoms, Japan )

- 1827 days ago -
TOKYO -- A Japanese politician in Aichi Prefecture has landed himself in hot water after suggesting that deliberately punctured condoms be distributed to married couples to counter the country's dwindling birth rate, local media reported on Friday.
Police Follow Footprints in Snow to Find Alleged Burglar's House
Offbeat  (tags: dumb criminal, police, funny, crime, stupid )

- 3510 days ago -
AMMON - The overnight snow made finding an accused burglar easy for Bonneville County Sheriff's Deputies Tuesday. They say they followed foot prints in the snow from the scene of the crime straight to the suspect's door.
Cop & His Wife Call 911 Dying of Pot Brownie Overdose :)   video
Offbeat  (tags: cops, corruption, law, stupid, marijuana, video, funny, crime, etics, bizarre, culture, humans, humor, odd, off-beat, society, police, interesting, performance )

- 3556 days ago -
Officer resigned, no charges filed for stealing marijuana...
9/12 March 'Tea Party' Photo: False Image Spread By Anti-Reform Activists (They Lie!)
Offbeat  (tags: society, culture, fake, photo, republicans, lie, politics, astroturf, march, washington, funny, stupid, tea, party, protesters, national, mall, missing, american, indian, museum, glenn, beck, freedomworks, armey, conservatives, dishonesty, dumb )

- 3595 days ago -
They lie! Tea Party protesters exaggerated the size of their Washington march last weekend by passing around an old photo of a packed National Mall. This is grade-A stupid and just plays into the argument that these were astroturf protests to begin with.
Obama Tag? Idaho GOP Candidate "Jokes" About Assassinating President
Offbeat  (tags: republicans, gop, politician, racism, hate, weird, strange, kook, nutcase, Rex Rammell, stupid, joke, assassination, hunt, kill, obama, tags, wolf hunting, idaho, odd, bizarre )

- 3612 days ago -
Rex Rammell, 2010 candidate for Idaho governor, "joked" about hunting and killing President Obama. During a wolf hunting discussion at a Republican party event, someone asked about "Obama tags." Rammell responded: "The Obama tags? We'd buy some of those."
Mo. Students In Hot Water For 'Hit-A-Jew' Day
Offbeat  (tags: STUPID, off-beat, bizarre, culture, crime, odd, ethics, news, safety, police, children )

- 3921 days ago -
At least four students from a suburban St. Louis middle school face punishment for allegedly hitting Jewish classmates during what they called "Hit a Jew Day."The incident happened last week at Parkway West Middle School in Chesterfield.
Man Killed Riding In Shopping Cart Behind SUV
Offbeat  (tags: safety, bizarre, stupid )

- 4150 days ago -
The Florida Highway Patrol says an 18-year-old Winter Park man was killed after riding in a shopping cart while holding onto a moving sport utility vehicle.
ABC News: Man Drives Stolen Car to Police Station
Offbeat  (tags: crime, stupid, criminal, stolen, car, drug, arrest, off-beat, interesting )

- 4165 days ago -
A man drove a stolen car to a police station to demand the return of nearly $2,000 officers seized from him during a drug arrest last June. He was arrested and charged with possession of a stolen automobile, driving under suspension and a tag violation.
Freeway BBQ Rider Says He's Embarrassed - Australia
Offbeat  (tags: australia, victoria, stupid, motorcycle, rider, barbeque, bbq, bizarre )

- 4186 days ago -
A MOTORCYCLIST who was photographed riding on Melbourne's Eastern Freeway with a barbecue strapped to his body has admitted it wasn't a bright idea. And "Stuart" is also having second thoughts about an earlier incident when he hauled a two-seater couch on
Offbeat  (tags: crack, cocaine, stupid, Georgia, police, fake drugs, Rochelle Georgia )

- 4359 days ago -
And the Idiot of the Week Award goes to...Juanita Jones!

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