Weird Archive

10 of the Weirdest Vacation Rental Properties That Are Actually Affordable Enough to Stay At

Our world is chock-full of ineffable creations, both man-made and natural. We get it—it’s a colossal world out there, so massive that it can deem daunting when deciding what international destinations to visit in the course of a lifetime (not to mention your fragile bank account). Don’t let … Continue reading Source link

A Surreal Vic Berger Edit of Melania Trump's Charm Offensive with Anderson Cooper on CNN

A Surreal Vic Berger Edit of Melania Trump’s Charm Offensive with Anderson Cooper on CNN / Boing Boing Here’s Vic Berger’s hilarious and disturbing edit of Melania Trump’s interview with Anderson Cooper on the Trump tapes. report this ad Tommy Edison, the very funny “Blind Film Critic,” who has been without sight since birth, answers the question: “Does it bother you that …

The weird history of dog-headed men

Men with the heads of dogs appear in stories going all the way back to ancient Egypt and Greece. Over at Mysterious Universe, Brent Swancer introduces us to this common character found in weird tales from around the world: Stories of purported dog-headed men go back well into history. Mostly referred to as the Cynocephali, which derives from the ancient Greek words “cyno,” meaning dog, …

America's War on Creepy Clowns leads to 12 arrests in various states

“They just kept coming, and coming, and coming, across multiple states. Clowns in vans. Clowns in the woods. Clowns lurking in the shadows. Clowns chasing people or doing crimes.” There seems to be a “Copycat Effect” moment around Creepy Clown prankster/hoaxster/harassers in the United States right now. Law enforcement agencies around the country are cracking down, and there have been a dozen arrests in …

Giant moon rolls through Chinese city streets

Giant moon rolls through Chinese city streets / Boing Boing A giant model moon, part of the Mid-Autumn Festival decorations in Fuzhou, China was blown from its display by Super Typhoon Meranti winds and rolled through traffic today. (Shanghaiist) report this ad First, the amazing, creepy, weird and lovable podcast Welcome to Night Vale spawned a wonderful, improbable novel, …

Welcome to Night Vale: scripts and notes from podcasting's eeriest drama

First, the amazing, creepy, weird and lovable podcast Welcome to Night Vale spawned a wonderful, improbable novel, and now, for book lovers who love Night Vale, there’s two books of scripts and notes from the production team: Mostly Void, Partially Stars: Welcome to Night Vale Episodes, Volume 1 and The Great Glowing Coils of the Universe: Welcome to Night Vale Episodes, Volume 2 (I wrote …

Colors in Macro: Gorgeous blobs in a rainbow of hues and colors, shot close

Colors in Macro: Gorgeous blobs in a rainbow of hues and colors, shot close / Boing Boing I can’t get enough of this gorgeous macro video of various blobs of glorious color. It’s like a neverending lava lamp. “We used milk, acrylic colors, soap and oil to reveal the abstract beauty of this mix reactions, all of course in …

Weird lady forces Jesus on a baby

Weird lady forces Jesus on a baby / Boing Boing Gotta make those babies pray. report this ad This recently-posted video of a freaky cryptid was reportedly shot in a Portuguese “desert.” Is it a sad transatlantic chupacabras? An exhausted yeti who wandered (very) far from home? A vacationing bigfoot on a bender? Or something else entirely… (Mysterious Universe) READ THE REST …

Video of mysterious humanoid creature strolling in Portuguese desert

This recently-posted video of a freaky cryptid was reportedly shot in a Portuguese “desert.” Is it a sad transatlantic chupacabras? An exhausted yeti who wandered (very) far from home? A vacationing bigfoot on a bender? Or something else entirely… (Mysterious Universe) report this ad This is Trimp. Make again make. (Thanks UPSO!) READ THE REST Yes, they made the “Asian” porn yellow …

You will never unsee Trimp: the fleshy, grotesque, mutated politician of your nightmares

You will never unsee Trimp: the fleshy, grotesque, mutated politician of your nightmares / Boing Boing This is Trimp. Make again make. (Thanks UPSO!) report this ad Last night in Charles City, Iowa, a freight train car separated from the track as it was changing connections and tipped right into the back of a bar. The …