Weird News Sitemap - Page 7 2016-09-26

Meet the Odd-Looking BugE Car
The BugE doesn't look like any car out there. See this bizarre electric scooter and other engine oddities in our Detroit Motor Show gallery. Page 7.

Pippin: Apple's Little Gaming Machines Loses Big
The knock on Macs have always been that they're not great machines for hardcore gamers. That may be less true these days, but Apple tried to correct that perception in 1995 by this machine, which was produced by the Japanese toy company Bandai. It didn't help. See this and other Apple failures here. Page 4.

eMate: Apple's Newton Tries to Grow Up
Since the handwriting recognition was one of Newton's biggest flaws, the company released a version of the device with a small keyboard in 1997. See the eMate and other Apple flops here. Page 2.

MacTV: Apple Tries to Enter the Living Room
Macintosh TV was a cable-ready computer with a display that could double as a monitor or television... but you couldn't watch TV and use the computer at the same time. So much for multitasking. See this and other Apple flops here. Page 3.

eWorld: A World of Failure
Apple's ambitious eWorld was aimed at tapping into the growing number of people finding their way online in the mid-1990s... but this world was doomed from the start. See eWorld and other Apple failures here. Page 5.

From Newton to Pippin: Apple Computer's Biggest Tech Flops & Failures
Apple is hoping to take the world by storm with its new tablet computer. Will it be the next iPhone... or the next Newton? Take a look back at some of the historic flops unleashed by this remarkably successful company.

Naked Celebration in Japan
Japanese participants strip down to celebrate coming of age at this ceremony in Fujisawa, Japan. Page 2.

Stripping Down & Showing Off Body Ink at Japanese Festival
Leave it to the Japanese -- they know how to throw a party. See a traditional ceremony where nearly naked revelers carry portable shrines into the sea in our special photo gallery. Page 5.

Stripping Down for Good Health
Japanese revelers strip down to wish for good health in the new year. The celebration also marks coming-of-age for the region's young adults. See the images here. Page 4.

Nearly Naked Japanese Celebrate Coming of Age
Leave it to the Japanese -- they know how to throw a party. See a traditional ceremony where nearly naked revelers carry portable shrines into the sea in our special photo gallery

Stripping Down & Marching to the Sea for Coming-of-Age Celebration in Japan
Celebrants strip down and march towards the sea during a special celebration in Japan. Page 3.

Bizarre Internet Auctions - Strange Things Found on eBay
Strange Things found on eBay: About five years ago, my buddy Mark Hartzman wrote a hilarious book on 101 odd things he found on eBay, including old shoes, a purse made from an animal's scrotum, and a cheese doodle shaped like a particular part of a man's anatomy. Today, eBay is more corporate (and so is Mark, now that I think about it) but they're both still as eccentric as ever.

Meet the World's Shortest Man Junrey Balawing
There's a big new name for little and it's Junrey Balawing, who has taken the crown as the world's shortest man. Meet the 23.5-inch-tall wonder right here.

He Pingping: One-Time Wonder Was Just Under 30 Inches Tall
The new world's shortest man six inches shorter than one of the recent record holders. Page 10.

New World's Shortest Man Is Little and Light
The new world's shortest man isn't just little... he's also light. Find out more here. Page 2.

What's Taller than a Coke Bottle? The World's Shortest Man
The world's shortest man Junrey Balawing shows just how little he is. See how he measures up here. Page 3.

Junrey Balawing Shows Off His New Title as World's Shortest Man
Junrey Balawing shows off his new title: world's shortest man. Find out more here. Page 4.

World's Shortest Man Junrey Balawing Shows His Stature
Most kids grow up playing soccer. Junrey Balawing probably wondered if the ball would knock him down. See how the world's shortest man measures up to a soccer ball here. Page 5.

World's Shortest Man Junrey Balawing vs. A Chicken
It's can't be easy to be shorter than a chicken. See more here. Page 6.

The Baby of the Family is a Baby-Sized Man
The baby of the family just so happens to be the littlest man in the world -- a baby-sized man. See him here. Page 7.

World's Shortest Family Man
See the new world's shortest man with his family here. Page 8.

World's Shortest Man Can Be Held Like a Baby
The world's shortest man is so small he can be held like a baby. Page 9.

'King Neptune' Takes Charge of German Winter Swim Tradition
Around the world, crazy people mark the holidays and New Year by tearing off their clothes and jumping into freezing water. See it all here. Page 15.

Dutch Girls Take Winter North Sea Plunge
See slim, hardy Dutch girls don bikinis and jump into the North Sea... in winter.

Christmas Swim in the Chilly Open Waters off Spain
What kind of crazies would jump into the open waters of Barcelona Harbor in winter? See them here! Page 10.

Boxing Day Dip in Tenby
Bikini girls take the plunge at the annual Boxing Day dip in Tenby in the United Kingdom. See it all here. Page 11.

A Fairy Man Takes a Winter Plunge in Britain
A man dressed as a fairy takes part in an annual dip in the frozen waters of Tenby in the United Kingdom. Page 12.

The World's Nakedest Reindeer Man
Here's a sight you'll never forget: A nearly naked man in the world's most revealing reindeer costume, taking a frozen dip in the winter waters of Great Britain. Page 13.

Frozen Fraulein: Bikini Girl in Berlin Winter Plunge
Call her the frozen fraulein: A German woman takes a wintery plunge as part of an icy holiday tradition. Page 14.

Ushering In 2011 With Freezing Swim
More than 10,000 ushered in 2011 with a traditional leap into the frozen North Sea in the Netherlands. Page 2.

Loony Dook: Girl Goes Blue for New Year
A Scottish girl in a bra goes blue for the New Year with a jump into the frozen waters. See her and more here. Page 3.

Loony Dook Girl Screams the Cold Away
A Scottish girl screams as she takes a polar plunger for the New Year. Page 4.

Where's Waldo? He's in the Frozen Waters of the Loony Dook Celebration!
A sextet of frozen celebrants mark Loony Dook with a frozen plunge in Scottish waters. See them here. Page 5.

Corset, Fishnet & a 'Loony' Polar Plunge in Scotland
Girls in corsets and fishnets enter the frozen waters of Scotland as part of the Loony Dook celebration. Page 6.

Coney Island Baby: Bikini Girl in Frozen Plunge
A bikini girl takes a frozen leap as part of an annual tradition at Coney Island, New York. Page 7.

Oil-Smeared 'BP Workers' in Coney Island Polar Bear Plunge
I think I see some naked people in the background of this pic of the annual Coney Island Polar Bear plunge. See for yourself here. Page 8.

Coconut Shell Bra at the Polar Bear Plunge
A woman in what appears to be little more than a pair of coconut shells celebrates the New Year with a leap into the frozen waters of Brooklyn. See her and other nearly naked revelers around the world here. Page 9.

Is That a Pom-Pom In Your Butt Or Are You Just Happy To See Me?
A streaker invades the Kraft Hunger Bowl in 2011. See it here. Page 10.

Fully Clothed Streaker Interrupts Nude Rugby Match
How do you streak at a nude event? Wear clothes! See it all here. Page 4.

Golf Streaker's Monkey Penis
Hey, it's not the size of the trunk... but how you pack your junk. See the streaker with a monkey over his penis. Page 5.

Naked & Leaping for Cricket Joy
A streaker invades pitch and leaps the stumps during a cricket match between Somerset and Durham in Taunton, England. See it all here. Page 6.

'Borat' Streaker Interrupts Cricket Match
A 'Borat' streaker interrupts the cricket match between Sussex and Australia in Hove, England. See it happen here! Page 7.

Naked Man Grab: Streaker Nabbed at England-Australia Cricket Match
Well... this certainly looks awkward. But if you're going to flash a cricket match, this is certainly a risk. See a streaker nabbed in England. Page 8.

Thong-Wearing Streaker Dodges Security
Armed with little more than tiny briefs and sneakers, a streaker tries to evade a well-dressed security agent at a Premier League soccer match. See it here. Page 9.

Anti-Gravity: Upside Down Streaker Invades Liverpool Soccer Match
A naked man runs out onto the pitch and stands on his head in Liverpool. See the effects of gravity here. Page 11.

Top Streaker: Nana Said Not To... But He Did It Anyway
See the streaker who scrawled

Streaker Bends Over at Australia-England Cricket Match
A streaker invades an Aussie-England cricket match and steals a bail... then he bends over for the crowd. Page 2.

Dog Show Streaker Uses Kitty to Cover Up
A streaker at a dog show uses a kitty to cover up his privates... see it all here. Page 3.

Oral Stimulation at the Air Sex World Championships
It's time to celebrate sex as men and women gather to simulate their favorite acts and positions in the Air Sex World Championships. Forget those guitars and strum along to my special photo feature.

Animal Sex Tales: Man Accused of Raping 'Christie Brinkley' Dog
A Florida man is accused of having sex with Christie Brinkley... not the 80s supermodel and former wife of Billy Joel, but a Great Dane with the same name. See him in the bestiality wing of the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 13.

Puke City: Philly Fan Accused of Intentionally Vomiting on Young Girl
A Phillies fan is accused of intentionally puking on an 11-year-old girl at a baseball game. See him and other losers in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 14.

Horny Man in Sex Arrest
Sometimes, it's not hard to pick your suspect out of the police lineup. Police arrested Jason James Hughes, who has a tattoo of horns on his forehead and a bloody cleaver on his neck, for allegedly having sexual contact with a 13-year-old at his Cedar Springs, Mich., apartment last month. See his unusual photo in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 15.

Alleged Amish Sex Crimes: Incest & Pedophilia Down on the Farm
An Amish man is accused in a wide range of sex crimes, from incest to child molestation... proving that you don't need computers or even electricity to be accused of these crimes. See his Amish mug shot in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 10.

Stupid 911 Call: I Need a Ride to Get Booze!
A Florida man is accused of calling 911 repeatedly to ask for a ride to the liquor store. See his dumb mug shot in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 11.

Radical Vegan Arson Suspect Has Mug Shot of the Year
An early candidate for Mug Shot of the Year and even Mug Shot of the Century -- see the bizarre extreme body art on this vegan arson suspect Walter Bond. Page 12.

Mad Man: Toothless Terror Accused in Crime Spree Makes Mug Shot History
A man with the most amazing menacing grin makes the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 2.

Police: Vaginal Odor Leads to Violent Attack
Police say a West Virginia woman pulled a knife on a man who wouldn't perform oral sex on her because of a smell from her vagina. See her in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 3.

Police: Breathalyzer Man Flunks Breathalyzer
A Nebraska teen is accused of drunk driving... while dressed as a breathalyzer device. See him and other dumb accused criminals in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 4.

'Moss Man' Accused in Bizarre Museum Break-In Attempt
In what has to be one of the strangest images here in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame, an Oregon man was arrested in what can only be described as a mossy costume. See him here. Page 5.

The Zoophiliac Went Down to Georgia: Man in Dog-Sex Arrest
Police say they caught a Georgia man having sex with a dog in a trailer. See all the strangest zoophiliacs here in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 6.

Star Wars Semen Spill: Police Say Man Caught Masturbating in the Toy Aisle
Police say a Florida man was caught masturbating in a Florida Walmart, using a copy of Sports Illustrated and Star Wars toys. Page 7.

Drug Snatch: Woman Accused of Hiding Meds in Her Vagina
A Florida inmate is accused of hiding drugs in her vagina after guards noticed a bag fall from her crotch at shower time. See her unforgettable photo in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 8.

The Wedding Basher: Police Say Woman Got Drunk and Violent
Police in Florida say a woman got drunk and violent at her brother's wedding, and began fighting with nearly everyone. Page 9.

I Think I Love This David Cassidy Mug Shot
David Cassidy of the

O Come, All Ye Crazies: Attack of the Flying Christmas Tree
A Connecticut woman is accused of throwing a Christmas tree at her father during a drunken holiday dustup that resulted in one memorable mug shot.

What's So Weird About Babe Ruth?
Does Babe Ruth belong in the Weird Hall of Fame? Get the facts here on everything from the called shot to his sex life... and decide for yourself!

Crazy Legs Conti -- Cannoli Champ Crazy Legs Conti
After finishing in second or third place seven years in a row,

Kevin Basso - At the Little Italy Cannoli Eating Championship
At Little Italy's 2009 cannoli championship, second place finisher Kevin Basso finished 17 in six minutes, though much of it ended up on his face . Page 3.

Cab Elvis David Groh


Elvis Impersonator in a Pink Cadillac
An Elvis Presley tribute artist in a pink Cadillac up at Seattle's Elvis Invitationals, a large gathering of impersonators. Page 2.

Swiss Elvis Impersonator Art Kleiner
Swiss singer Art Kleiner truly proves that the art of Elvis impersonation is an international art. Page 7.

Barack Obama Sneakers
If Michael Jordan can be honored with a sneaker that bears his namer, why can't Barack Obama? Michael Rose of Brooklyn is selling this $60 sports shoe that bears a

Obama Rain Poncho
President Obama may preach sunny optimism, but when it rains, you can cover yourself in an official, $10 Barack Obama rain poncho. Page 6.

Inauguration Souvenir -- Golden Obama Action Figure
George W. Bush had an action figure, just like many recent presidents. But Barack Obama is the first president to have a special edition, 6-inch action figure, just to commemorate his inauguration. Page 10.

Weird News
Weird News. Page 13.

Obama Dream Bed - $40,000 Fantasy
For some Obama-after-dark celebrating, Hollandia America is now offering a $40,000

Spider-Man Meets a Greater Hero - Barack Obama
Gracing the cover of every newspaper isn't enough. Barack Obama, a childhood fan of Spider-Man, appeared in a special inaugural issue of the famed comic book. Page 2.

Inauguration Souvenirs - The Yes We Can Opener


Japan's Self Defense Force at Sapporo Snow Festival
Every February, more than two million visitors from all over the world come to the Sapporo Snow Festival, as giant ice sculptures and statues line Orori Park and the main streets in Suskino. Page 5.

Elvis Schmelvis - Photo of Dan Hartal Jewish Elvis Impersonator
With a war raging in Israel, a Jewish Elvis impersonator is spreading a message:

Two Silly Hearts - Crazy Outfits at Milan Fashion Week
Milan Fashion Police: Buck Wolf, longtime contributor to Us Weekly's Fashion Police back page, weighs in on some of the worst and most laughable trends at Milan Fashion Week. Page 10.

Weird Fashion Police - Heart Attack
Weird News. Page 8.

Fashion Police - From Fashion Police Top Cop Buck Wolf
Fashion Police: Buck Wolf, longtime contributor to Us Weekly's Fashion Police back page, weighs in on some of the worst and most laughable trends in modern couture. Page 16.

Bodypainting a Colorful Crotch
See one of the most colorful crotches every painted right here. Page 11.

Masked Woman Captivates at Bodypainting Festival
World Bodypainting Festival: Some say body painting is the oldest form of art. In the last dozen years, with a growing acceptance of nude and naked performance, the World Bodypainting Festival has attracted thousands of people. The event began in 1996 in Austria. Here are highlights of festivals and competitions from around the world. Page 12.

The Devil Gets a Coat of Paint
A bodypainting wiz has turned a human into the work of the devil. Page 4.

A Butt Is Painted and Put on Display
When you're painting bodies, you're painting butts. See a painted butt here. Page 3.

Bodypainted Beauty Knows Where She's At
A bodypainted beauty shows some love for the hometown at the World Bodypainting Festival in Portschach, Austria. Page 7.

Pigtails, Boobs and Bodypaint
A woman shows off her bod -- and her long locks of hair -- at the World Bodypainting Festival. Page 6.

Playing With Fire at the Bodypainting Festival
A bodypainted beauty plays with fire at the World Bodypainting Festival. See her here. Page 5.

Skull Face on Display at the World Bodypainting Festival
A woman shows off her skull-painted face at the World Bodypainting Festival in Austria. See her here. Page 8.

X-Ray Makeover at the Bodypainting Festival
A woman has her bones painted on her skin at the World Bodypainting Festival. See her in my special photo feature, World Bodypainting Festival. Page 9.

Bizarre Protests - Cloris Leachman in Cabbage
The 82-year-old Cloris Leachman is turning over a new leaf, becoming PETA's new poster girl, donning an crazy cabbage and lettuce outfit in a Times Square billboard. Page 6.

Outrageous Protest Photos -- Easter Bunny at G7 Protest
Looking for crazy protest photos? Here we see the Easter Bunny joining with demonstrators who clashed with police during the Apri 2, 2009 G20 Summit in London. Page 4.

Masked Protest at Copenhagen Climate Conference
How would you protest climate change? See a unique masked man at the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference and other images of outrageous protests in our special gallery. Page 2.

Guinness Record - World's Largest Serving of Meatballs
World's Largest Meatball: The Greek town of Serres cooked up the largest serving of meatballs -- more than 688 lbs. of buffalo meat -- setting a Guinness World Record, thanks to the Serres Chamber f Commerce and industry. Page 63.

World's Tallest Dog Writes a Book - Gibson Speaks
Gibson, better known as

World's Smallest Man Khagendra Thapa Magar Atop the Empire State Building
What happens when the smallest man in the world reaches the tallest building in New York? Find out here... and see the stunning images of Khagendra Thapa Magar and other world record holders. Page 29.

Great Pumpkin of California - 1,524-lb. Gourd Takes Biggest Pumpkin
Great Pumpkin: Thad Starr, a stay-at-home dad from Pleasant Hill, Ore., brought a 1,524-pound pumpkin to California, winning the 34th annual pumpkin weigh-off in Half Moon Bay, shattering the competition's old record by almost 300 pounds. Page 83.

World's Smallest Violin Is Just 1 Centimeter Long!
I'm not sure who could possible play a centimeter-long violin... but a Chinese company has created one anyway, making it the world's smallest. See the tiny instrument and other record-breakers here. Page 49.

World's Longest Fingernails - Lee Redmond
In February 2009, a four-car pileup in Holiday, Utah, caused Lee Redmond to break her 35-inch nails. She was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Page 77.

Weird World Record Attempt: Most People Dressed in Superhero Costumes
How many Aussies does it take to break a record? Click here to find out how many gathered dressed as superheroes for this oddball stunt. Page 33.

Chestnut vs. Kobayashi - Hot Dog Championship Chestnut vs. Kobayashi
Takeru Kobayashi (L) of Japan and Joey Chestnut of San Jose stuff hot dogs in their mouths during the annual hot dog eating contest at Coney Island July 4, 2007 in New York City. Joey Chestnut defeated six time champion Takeru Kobayashi by eating a new world record of 66 hot dogs in 12 minutes. Page 7.

Erik Denmark - Competitive Eater Erik Denmark
Erik Denmark stuffs hot dogs in his mouth during the annual hot dog eating contest at Coney Island July 4, 2007 in New York City. Joey Chestnut defeated six time champion Takeru Kobayashi by eating a new world record of 66 hot dogs in twelve minutes. Page 8.

Joey Chestnut and Sonya Thomas
Third place finisher Sonya Thomas congratulates Joey Chestnut as he celebrates winning the 2007 Wing Bowl by eating 182 buffalo wings and breaking his own world record. About 15,000 people came to watch 25 contestants eat buffalo wings in the annual competition. Page 11.

Rich LeFevre - Competitive Eater Rich Lefevre
The old man of the competitive eating circuit shouldn't be underestimated. This 65-year-old retired accountant from Nevada is the No. 10 ranked IFOCE competitor and fittingly holds the record in birthday cake (5 pounds in 11 minutes) as well as SPAM (6 pounds in 12 minutes). Page 12.

Sonya Thomas - Competitive Eater Sonya Thomas
Sonya Thomas. Weird News. Page 10.

Hot Dog Eating Legend Takeru Kobayashi
Takeru Kobayashi of Japan stuffs hot dogs in his mouth during the annual hot dog eating contest at Coney Island July 4, 2007 in New York City. Joey Chestnut of San Jose won the title by eating a new world record of 66 hot dogs in twelve minutes. Page 6.

Body Gras - Sexy Butterfly Woman at Canadian Bodypainting Championship
Butterfly Woman: Humans have been painting their bodies since they've been cave dwellers, and this Canadian festival takes this ancient art to a whole new sexy level. The two-day championship in Naniamo, B.C. features hundreds of artists and nude models. Page 11.

Body Gras - Sexy Sea Creature at Canadian Bodypainting Championship
Sexy Sea Creature: Humans have been painting their bodies since they've been cave dwellers, and this Canadian festival takes this ancient art to a whole new sexy level. The two-day championship in Naniamo, B.C. features hundreds of artists and nude models. Page 8.

Canadian Bodypainting Championship - Samantha Rae Finishes Second at Body Gras
Samantha Rae Finishes Second at Body Gras: Humans have been painting their bodies since they've been cave dwellers, and this Canadian festival takes this ancient art to a whole new sexy level. The two-day championship in Naniamo, B.C. features hundreds of artists and nude models. Page 2.

Canadian Bodypainting Championship - Lucie Brouillard Finishes Third at Body Gras
Lucie Brouillard Finishes Third at Body Gras. Page 3.

Manjit Singh Pulls 8.5-ton Bus With His Hair
Weird News. Page 50.

Most Nationalities in One Sauna
The record for the most nationalities in a sauna is 76 and was achieved by the University of Haaga Helia in Helsinki, Finland for Guinness World Records Day in November 2009. Some of the nationalities included: Afghanistan, Chile, Iran, Vietnam, Ghana, Jamaica, Madagascar, Azerbaijan, Latvia, Estonia, Venezuela, Honduras, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ireland, US, UK, Finland and Spain. Page 52.

Democratic Convention - Dems Take Swipes at McCain
7 Homes = Elitist: At the Democratic National Convention a man wears a

Arrest Bush - Protesters at Democratic Convention With 'Arrest Bush' Shirts
Arrest Bush: Protesters at the Democratic National Convention wore skull masks and

Democratic Convention - Bizarre Campaign Buttons
Bizarre Campaign Buttons: With crazy hats and Buttons, Democrats gather in Denver for their national convention to nominate Barack Obama. Page 12.

Democratic Convention - Sisterhood of the Traveling Pantsuits
Sisterhood of the Traveling Pantsuits: Hilary Page 7.

Democratic Convention - Hillary Clinton's Pantsuits on Parade at Convention
Pantsuits on Parade: Before addressing the Democratic National Convention, Hillary Clinton had to pick out which pantsuits to wear, and her staff tested different colors. Page 6.

Modern Day Hippy at Democratic National Convention
Modern Day Hippy: Democrats at their national convention in Denver show the latest in hippy fashion, Peace Sign Couture. Page 13.

Democratic Convention - Red, White and Blue Hat
Red White and Blue Costumes: At the Democratic National Convention, supporters of Barack Obama flash all sorts of crazy outfits to celebrate the nomination of their candidate. Page 3.

Democratic Convention - Conventioneers in Pink Flamingo Glasses
Conventioneers in Pink Flamingo Glasses: At the Democratic National Convention, conventioneers wear all sorts of silly outfits, crazy hats, even pink flamingo glasses. Page 10.

Democratic Convention - Red, White and Nutty Hats
Red, White & Nutty: Here's a look at crazy hats at the Democratic National convention in Denver. Page 4.

Body Gras - Gold Fingernails at Canadian Bodypainting Championship
Gold Fingernails: Humans have been painting their bodies since they've been cave dwellers, and this Canadian festival takes this ancient art to a whole new sexy level. The two-day championship in Naniamo, B.C. features hundreds of artists and nude models. Page 9.

Body Gras - Sexy Silhouette at Canadian Bodypainting Festival
Sexy Silhouette at Body Gras: Humans have been painting their bodies since they've been cave dwellers, and this Canadian festival takes this ancient art to a whole new sexy level. The two-day championship in Naniamo, B.C. features hundreds of artists and nude models. Page 14.

Body Painting - Skull Woman Dancing at Body Gras
Skull Woman Dancing at Body Gras: Humans have been painting their bodies since they've been cave dwellers, and this Canadian festival takes this ancient art to a whole new sexy level. The two-day championship in Naniamo, B.C. features hundreds of artists and nude models. Page 15.

Body Painting - Woman With Gun at Body Gras
Woman With Gun at Body Gras: Humans have been painting their bodies since they've been cave dwellers, and this Canadian festival takes this ancient art to a whole new sexy level. The two-day championship in Naniamo, B.C. features hundreds of artists and nude models. Page 18.

Unbelievable Hats at Democratic Convention
Beyond Explanation: Some crazy hats at the Democratic National Convention have some meaning. Others completely defy any explanation.. Page 5.

Campaign Buttons at Republican Convention
Campaign Buttons: A man witt buttons on his hat stands on the floor before the start of day one of the Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Xcel Energy Center September 1, 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Page 4.

Funk the War - Protesters at the Republican Convention
Funk the War: Protesters dance in the streets outside the 2008 Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Xcel Energy Centerl in St. Paul, Minnesota. Page 7.

Weird News
Weird News. Page 2.

Republican Uncle Sam - at the Republican National Convention
Republican Uncle Sam: A man wears a hat on the floor before the start of day one of the Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Xcel Energy Center September 1, 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Page 3.

Masked Protesters at Republican National Convention
Masked Anti-War Protesters: Anti-war activists protest the Republican National Convention (RNC) outside the Minnesota State Capitol August 31, 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota. The RNC is scheduled to run September 1-4. The GOP has announced it will suspend most of Monday's convention activities, except for what is required by the rules that govern the RNC. Page 10.

World Bodypainting Festival - Blue Fingernails
Blue Nail Bodypainting: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Bodypainging - Blue Tears at the World Bodypainting Festival
Bodypainting: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

World Bodypainting Festival - Green Skin, Orange Eyes at Body Painting Festival
Orange Eyes, Green Skin Body Painting: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Hairy Man in Body Paint
Hairy Man in Body Paint: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

World Bodypainting Festival Asia - Inside Out Body
Human Body Inside Out: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Man With Fangs - World Bodypainting Festival
Man With Fangs: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Man Without a Face - World Bodypainting Festival
Man Without a Face: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Body Painting - World Bodypainting Festival Highlights
Green Monster: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Body Painting - Mop-Haired Beauty at World Body Painting Festival
Mop-Haired Beauty: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

World Bodypainting Festival Asia - Sexy, Fury Creature
Sexy, Fury Creature: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Wearable Graffiti - World Bodypainting Festival Asia
Wearable Graffiti: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Woman in Flames - World Bodypainting Festival
Woman in Flames: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Body Painting - A Winner at the World Bodypainting Festival Asia
Winners: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Pixie in Body Paint - World Bodypainting Festival Asia
Pixie in Body Paint: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Arrest Bush - Protesters at Democratic Convention With 'Arrest Bush' Shirts
Arrest Bush: Protesters at the Democratic National Convention wore skull masks and

Black Hoods - Torture Protesters in Black Hoods at RNC
Torture Protesters in Black Hoods: Anti-torture activists protest the Republican National Convention (RNC) in St. Paul, Minnesota. Page 9.

Going to the Mattresses -- Republican Convention Protests
Going to the Mattresses: A human-rights activist sleeps at an encampment prior to protesting the Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. Page 10.

Nude Protest - Olympic Torch Faces Nude Protest
Olympic torch faces nude protest. Page 18.

Tibet Protesters at Olympics
Tibet Protesters at Olympics: An anti Chinese protester shouts at pro Chinese people during the Olympic Torch relay at Parliament House on April 24, 2008 in Canberra, Australia. The relay route in the Australian capital was altered after the events in Paris and London were disrupted by protestors. Protestors gathered in Canberra to protest China's policies toward Tibet, disrupting the torch route and ceremonies, as the Olympic Torch Relay holds its only stop in Australia. Page 12.

Dragon Hair Body Art - Highlights of the World Bodypainting Festival
Dragon Hair as Body Art: The World Bodypainting Festival is the biggest annual event of the body painting culture and community. The festival is the first of its kind in the world and has become the

Beatles Shrubs Best - Topiary of the Beatles
Life size topiary figures of the Beatles adorn the traffic island at Liverpool's South Parkway rail station on March 26, 2008, Liverpool, England. The figures of the famous fab four are made from privet bush and staff at the station have been trained in how to prune them. Page 66.

Elephant Man Mask - Weird News on Elephant Man Mask
Donna Hainan helps put the finishing touches to an exhibition by artist James Green, at the Corn Exchange Gallery February 28, 2008 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Green's exhibition, of over 50 masks based on the face of John Merrick, the elephant man, opens tomorrow. His degree show at the RCA in London won him the Aiden Therfall Award and placed him runner up for the Gordon Luton Fine Art Award 2007. Page 65.

Sword Swallowing at Coney Island Sideshow
The Coney Island school teaches students the ancient art of carnival sideshow traditions. Some of the skills taught at the school include fire eating, blockhead, sword swallowing and broken glass walking. Page 7.

Coney Island Sideshow School - A Fire Eater at Coney Island Sideshow School
At Coney Island USA's Sideshow School, you can learn how to hammer a nail into your skull, and other skills to begin your new career in sideshows. The Coney Island school teaches students the ancient art of carnival sideshow traditions. Some of the skills taught at the school include fire eating, blockhead, sword swallowing and broken glass walking. Page 2.

Human Blockhead - Coney Island Sideshow School Human Blockhead
Coney Island Sideshow professor Todd Robbins (R) tells his students some of the skills he teaches during a class at the Coney Island Sideshow school November 24, 2002 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Coney Island school teaches students the ancient art of carnival sideshow traditions. Some of the skills taught at the school include fire eating, blockhead, sword swallowing and broken glass walking. Page 9.

Todd Robbins - Coney Island Sideshow Teacher Todd Robbins
Coney Island Sideshow professor Todd Robbins (R) tells his students some of the skills he teaches during a class at the Coney Island Sideshow school November 24, 2002 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Coney Island school teaches students the ancient art of carnival sideshow traditions. Some of the skills taught at the school include fire eating, blockhead, sword swallowing and broken glass walking. Page 4.

Coney Island Sideshow - Sword Swallower at Coney Island Sideshow
At Coney Island USA's Sideshow School, you can learn how to hammer a nail into your skull, and other skills to begin your new career in sideshows. Page 3.

Buck Wolf and John Wolf and the Corn Flake Shaped Like Illinois
Frosted Flake sells on eBay for $1,350. Page 6.

Toilet Seat Art - Decorating the Potty
Want to see some of the most unusual toilet seats on earth? Stagecrafters, a not-for-profit community theater in Royal Oaks, MI, created these beauties as a fundraiser. . Page 3.

Toilet Seat Art - Decorating the Potty
Want to see some of the most unusual toilet seats on earth? Stagecrafters, a not-for-profit community theater in Royal Oaks, MI, created these beauties as a fundraiser. . Page 4.

High Price for Robot Sex Doll
Roxxxy the robot sex doll isn't cheap -- find out how much this new virtual love slave will cost and more, Page 4.

World's Tallest Woman - Sandy Allen Sideshow Star and World's Tallest Woman
Sandy Allen: The World's Tallest Woman Sandy Allen met Michael Jackson, and became a regular on TV, appearing on Oprah, Merv Griffin and many other shows. Page 2.

Sandy Allen - World's Tallest Woman Teaches Children 'It's OK to Be Different
World's Tallest Woman: Sandy Allen gave up the sideshow life and started to do assembly presentations for elementary school children, teaching them,

Fellini - World's Tallest Woman Stars in Fellini Film
World's Tallest Movie Star: By 1976, World's Tallest Woman Sandy Allen made a big screen appearance in the Oscar-winning film,

Bao Xishun - World's Tallest Man Bao Xshun
World's Tallest Living Man: Bao Xishun stands at just under 7-feet, 9-inches. Bao, from Mongolia, was the tallest living man until 2006, when Leonid Stadnyk of Ukraine, was certified at over 8-feet, 5-inches. Page 5.

Giant Wedding - World's Tallest Man Bao Xishun's Marriage
Bao Xishun: Once the world's tallest man, Bao Xishun married Xis Shujuan on July 12. 2007. The 54-year-old fisherman and his 29-year-old bride had a traditional Mongolian wedding at the Genghis Khan Mausoleum in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region of China. Page 6.

Fully Customizable and Ready for Love
Roxxxy the robot sex doll is fully customizable. You can choose her race, hair color and (of course) breast size. Page 3.

Roxxxy the Sex Doll
The newest sex dolls aren't just willing partners... they can also talk to you. Page 2.

Indonesian "Tree Man" Battles Rare Condition
A man with a rare genetic disorder shows the thick bark-like growths that makes his arm resembles a branch. The growths are taking over large parts of his body. Page 2.

How the Indonesian Tree Man Eats
See how the Indonesian

Indonesian 'Tree Man' Shares a Smoke
The Indonesian Tree Man has a hard time with the simplest of tasks -- like lighting a cigarette. See his unusual features up close, as well as a friend with another unusual condition. Page 4.

Indonesian "Tree Man" Dede Koswara Gets a Sponge Bath
Indonesian

Indonesian 'Tree Man' Finds His Warts Growing Again
Although doctors removed 13 pounds of bark-like warts from Indonesian

A Mickey Mouse Act of Lust at the Air Sex Championships
A man in a Mickey Mouse shirt simulates a favorite position at the Air Sex World Championships. See it here. Page 2.

Sparks Fly at the Air Sex World Championships
A woman uses a power sander to simulate an act of lust at the Air Sex World Championships. See it all here. Page 3.

Caped Stimulator at the Air Sex World Championships
A man in a cape performs a shocking act at the Air Sex World Championships. See it all here. Page 4.

Screaming Man Is a Howl at the Air Sex World Championships
A man screams. Sex is simulated. Somewhere, a woman wonders what the heck's going on. See this weird

Push Up or Dry Hump? Position Problems at the Air Sex World Championships?
See the outrageous contestants in the Air Sex World Championships in my special photo gallery. Page 6.

Woman on the Verge of Total Ecstasy at the Air Sex World Championships
See a woman on the verge of total ecstasy at the Air Sex World Championships in my special photo collection. Page 7.

Grabbing and Licking at the Air Sex World Championships
See some world-class grabbing and licking at the Air Sex World Championships. Page 8.

Nude Penguin Covers Up
Usually, nudity isn't a problem for animals. But one special penguin has a unique problem: Every year, he sheds all his feathers at once. To help him get a little more comfortable, zookeepers have created a special wetsuit for their little friend. Check out these great photos of Ralph, the Naked Penguin. Page 3.

Nude Penguin Covers Up
Usually, nudity isn't a problem for animals. But one special penguin has a unique problem: Every year, he sheds all his feathers at once. To help him get a little more comfortable, zookeepers have created a special wetsuit for their little friend. Check out these great photos of Ralph, the Naked Penguin. Page 2.

Nude Penguin Covers Up
Usually, nudity isn't a problem for animals. But one special penguin has a unique problem: Every year, he sheds all his feathers at once. To help him get a little more comfortable, zookeepers have created a special wetsuit for their little friend. Check out these great photos of Ralph, the Naked Penguin. Page 4.

Crazy Wacky Theme Restaurants Tokyo
If there's one thing Japan doesn't get enough attention for, it's strange places to eat. The book

Crazy Wacky Theme Restaurants Tokyo
If there's one thing Japan doesn't get enough attention for, it's strange places to eat. The book

Crazy Wacky Theme Restaurants Tokyo
If there's one thing Japan doesn't get enough attention for, it's strange places to eat. The book

Crazy Wacky Theme Restaurants Tokyo
If there's one thing Japan doesn't get enough attention for, it's strange places to eat. The book

Crazy Wacky Theme Restaurants Tokyo
If there's one thing Japan doesn't get enough attention for, it's strange places to eat. The book

Momentous Mustaches and Big-Time Beards
What is it with dictators and facial hair? See the famous mustache of Joseph Stalin up close. Page 20.

Momentous Mustaches and Big-Time Beards
What does it take to win the Natural Full Beard category at the World Beard and Mustache Championships? See it here. Page 24.

Momentous Mustaches and Big-Time Beards
Charlie Chaplin brought facial hair into the motion-picture era. See him here. Page 11.

Salvador Dali's Surreal Mustache


Chocolate Made From Camel Milk
Weird News. Page 2.

Camels as a Luxury Brand
Al Nassma says it hopes camel-milk chocolate will make the company the Godiva of the Middle East. A Dubai-based Camel farm owned by Camelicious provides the milk for these high-end chocolates. Camel-milk is lower in fat and contains five times the vitamin C of cow's milk. Page 3.

Lindsay Lohan's Prison Mug Shot
See Lindsay Lohan in prison orange and other bizarre mug shots in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Shame. Page 123.

Weird Mug Shot Photos - 'I'm Not Drunk, I'm High'
Mug Shots: When Jonathan James Sweat crashed his SUV into the Florida State Attorney's headquarters, he failed three sobriety tests and offered a novel explanation. Page 59.

Weird Mug Shot Photo - Melissa Foley Abandons Child
Mug Shots: Baby? What baby? Melissa Foley, 29, allegedly left her one-month-old girl in front of her apartment while fighting with a man, possibly a boyfriend, and chasing him in a car. Page 60.

Weird Mug Shot Photo - Baby for Sale
Mug Shots: Police say Rebecca Sue Taylor allegedly offered to sell her infant for $10,000 to a woman looking for a surrogate mother, and later dropped the asking price to $5,000. Page 65.

Weird Mug Shots -- Dominos Workers Put Boogers in Food
Mug Shots: Former Domino's workers Kristy Hammonds Thompson, 31, and Michael Setzer, 32, made a widely widely successful YouTube video, and in the process, got themselves arrested.

Weird Mug Shot Photo - Prostitute Turns Trick as Boy Watches
Mug Shots: Pennsylvania police have arrested a 35-year-old women for prostitution, claiming she allegedly turned tricks in a hotel room while her 7-year-old son was watching. Page 58.

Weird Mug Shot Photo - Hooters Girls Battle Christopher Childers
When Christopher Childers surprised two 19-year-old Hooters waitresses in their car, they took him on, and now he faces criminal charges. Page 55.

Weird Mug Shot Photos -- Man Names Bullets After Family Members
Mug Shots: Police Troy Christoff, 34, dramatically loaded his gun with five bullets, one named for each member of his family. His wife shot him first. Page 57.

Weird Mug Shot Photo - The Naked Nanny
Sarah Slicker earned her nickname,

Weird Mug Shot Photos - Porn Shop Robbers
Mug Shots: John Scott Kincaid, 21, and another man must really enjoy what some politely call

Weird Mug Shot Photos - Sex at a Wal-Mart Parking Lot
An 83-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman are accused of having sex in a Buick parked outside of a North Carolina Wal-Mart -- and we have the not-to-be-missed mug shot photo. Page 56.

Weird Mug Shot Photo -- Shoe-Cam Voyeur Jeffery Polizzi
Florida police say Jeffery Polizzi installed a small camera in his shoe and stuck his foot under dressing room doors to snap pictures of women trying on swimsuits at Neptune Beach surf shops. Page 53.

Weird Mug Shot Photos -- George Bartusek Has Three-Way Sex With Rubber Dolls
Mug Shots: George Bartusek, 51, was sentenced to six months probation after he was charged with engaging in a lewd act with two blow-up dolls in the parking lot of a Publix market. Page 64.

Weird Mug Shot Photos - Wedding Thief Molly Collins
Mug Shots: Molly Collins, 19, allegedly stole $350 in cosmetics from Bridesmaids during a Wedding in North Naples. Page 63.

Weird Mug Shots -- Scan Basket Snatcher
Mug Shots: While waiting to enter a courthouse for a traffic offense, Darren Stiles allegedly stole a wallet from the basket that passes under the security scanner. Page 45.

Mug Shots - 911 Caller Gets 25 Years for Porn
Douglas Guy Deering felt so sick, he needed to call 911, and he forgot to shut off his computer. He ended up charged with 197 counts of child pornography. Page 47.

Weird Mug Shots -- Michael Shoemaker
MuMaryland police arrested a father, son, and grandfather in a family fight that errupted over a stolen dog. In the fracas, Michael Shoemaker, 42, threatened to burn down a house. A younger family member faces charges for breaking into the home, and 66-year-old Robert Shoemaker was said to be uncooperative and charged with disorderly conduct. Page 43.

Driving a Bar Stool While Intoxicated - Kyle Wygle Mug Shot
Kyle Wygle wasn't speeding. He also wasn't driving a car. The 28-year-old Ohio man had to explain -- allegedly after downing 15 beers -- why he was cruising the streets in a motorized bar stool which he equipped with a lawn mower engine. Page 37.

Father-Daughter Holdup - Robert Daniel Webb Photo


Weird Mug Shots -- Martha Crooks 911 Call
Unhappy with her life, Martha Crooks of Jacksonville allegedly called 911 and asked to be taken to jail or the hospital. Police told her to phone a cab, if she wanted a lift, and slapped her with charges for abusing the emergency services line. Page 40.

Goofy Mug Shot Photo -- Mark William Adams Mug Shot
What caused a 31-year-old man allegedly throw a can of soda at his mother, blackening her eye? According to police, his 70-year-old mom stepped on his foot. Page 42.

Weird Mug Shot Photos -- Man Attacks Girlfriend Over Hoagie
Mug Shots: When you commit a dumb crime, you usually look the part. About.com's Buck Wolf brings you the strangest, most outrageous Funny looking mug shots. Come back for regular updates. Page 41.

Nude Dog Walker - Susan Bell Mug Shot
Police allege 42-year-old Susan Bell was seen collecting dog feces while naked from the waist down. Page 38.

Weird Mug Shots -- Fish Tank Attacker Michael Davis
Angry that his fish had died, Michael Davis allegedly went on a pet store rampage, destroying 80 glass tanks with a golf club. Page 44.

Weird Mug Shots -- Phil Spector Mug Shot
Two thing about Phil Spector: He made great music and posed for one of the all-time great mug shots. About.com's Buck Wolf brings you the strangest, most outrageous Funny looking mug shots. Come back for regular updates. Page 49.

Mug Shot Photos - Police Chief Charged With Tasering Wife
A Texas police chief is facing charges of aggravated assault for allegedly tasering his live-in girlfriend. Page 46.

Shamwow Guy Mug Shot Photo - Vince Shlomi
Vince Shlomi -- TV's

Mug Shot - Penni Dale Waters
Penni Dale Waters was foiled, but not by her tinfoil. The 48-year-old Tampa Bay woman says she learned an important shoplifting lesson from the TV show 'Cops'. If you line your handbag with tinfoil you can evade the detectors at the store entrance. Page 36.

Weird Mug Shot Photos -- Cop Urinates on Metallica Fan
You never want to be arrested for drunken lewd behavior, but it only makes matters worse when you're booked wearing your

Jason Leroy Savage Mug Shot - Vacuum Sex Sucks
Joining the Weird News Mug Shot Hall of Shame is Jason Leroy Savage, sentence to 90 days in jail after police caught him sexually pleasuring himself with a car wash vacuum. Page 34.

ShamWow Prostitute - Sasha Harris and Vince Shlomi Mug Shots
ShamWow Mug Shots: Here are the photos of ShamWow pitchman Vince Shlomi and Sasha Harris, the woman he allegedly paid $1,000 to have sex with him in a South Beach hotel. They fought. He punched her in the face. She bit his tongue. And both faced criminal battery charges. Page 52.

Mug Shot Mania - Man Arrested for 190th Time
After an alleged carjacking, 46-year-old Henry Farrell of Florida has been arrested for the 190th time. Page 19.

Eric T. Ambrose Mug Shot - Iraq Vet Says He's Entitled to Steal M&M's
Eric T. Ambrose was arrested outside a Fort Pierce, Fla., store. Officers said they noted that he appeared to be intoxicated and when they placed him in a patrol car, he shouted that,

Wacky Mug Shot - Man Breaks Into Prison
Harry Jackson, 25, Broke out of a Georgia prison. Soon after, he was caught trying to sneak back in with 14 cartons of cigarettes. Here is his goofy mug shot. Page 31.

Mug Shot Photo Acea Schomaker - Man Puts Cat in Bong


Mug Shot Pictures - Robert Pittman Caught With His Pants Down
Would-be burglar Robert Pittman literally got caught with his hands down. He ran out of Beer City in Pensacola, Fla. with cigarettes in his hands. Unable to hold up his loose fitting pants, he tripped and was quickly apprehended. Page 25.

Charles Manson - Strange Facts & 2009 Photo
Feast your eyes on a recent photo of one of Americas most infamous mass murderers. This gray, grizzled, 74-year-old is Charles Manson. Page 33.

Mug Shot - Dad Has a Stripper's Pole
Police say Steve Russo of Pennsylvania not only served beer, rum and vodka to his 16-year-old son's friends, his party also included a stripper's pole. See his mug shot and find out how the case ended in the Weird Crime Mug Shot Hall of Fame. Page 32.

Weird Mug Shot - Flasher With Magic Pants
Sporting

Kenneth Douglas Mug Shot - Funeral Worker Allegedly Had Sex With Corpses
Morgue worker Kenneth Douglas -- who worked in an Ohio funeral home from 1976 to 1992 -- faces charges for sexually abusing corpses. The 55-year-old man was convicted in 2008 of having sex with a body awaiting autopsy. In 2009, he was charged with assaulting the bodies of two other women's bodies at the Hamilton County morgue in 1991. Page 24.

Weird Crime Mug Shot - Gas Station Robber Runs Out of Gas
David Eric Hampton allegedly robbed a gas station but forgot to fill up, and he was captured after his getaway car ran out of gas. Page 20.

Man Throws Cat at Wife - Paul Wood Mug Shot
When husbands and wives go at it, anything can happen. Pennsylvania police say an angry Paul Wood, 25, chucked the family cat at his spouse. Page 18.

9-1-1 McNugget Emergency
Latreasa L. Goodman paid for a 10-piece McNugget meal, and when her server told her they were all out of chicken, she panicked and called 911. Three times. Page 30.

Weird Mug Shot - Penelope Jordan Accused of Mummifying Mom
Police found the mummified remains of 96-year-old Timmie Jordan fused to the bed of her Florida home. She hadn't been seen for six years, and they're holding her daughter responsible, claiming she was cashing her mother's social security checks. Page 35.

Weird Mug Shots - 4th Grade Teacher Charged With Prostitution
4th grade teacher Amber Carter called in sick in early February, 2009, and was later arrested at a Bellefontaine, Ohio, Super 8 Motel, and charged with prostitution. The school principal was left with the responsibility of telling the students their teacher wouldn't be returning to school. Page 22.

Woman Accused of Raping Man - Janice McCarl Mug Shot
A Colorado woman allegedly drugged a 50-year-old man, manipulated him into a state of arousal, and had sex with him. Page 27.

Funny Mug Shots - Cindy Economou and the Stolen Foot
A 38-year-old human firefighter faces second-degree theft charges (up to 60 days in jail) for allegedly taking part of a man's leg from a crash scene in 2008. Page 28.

Weird Mug Shots - The Face of a Cat Killer
Police say Matthew Selk of Largo, Fla., punched his girlfriend's Siamese cat, put it in a bag, and stabbed the animal. Police say they found two bloody knives.. Page 23.

Elvis Barrett Mug Shot - Man Gets 50 Traffic Citations in One Day
Weird Mug Shots: When police tried to stop Elvis Alonzo Barrett on a traffic violation, he ran through red lights, crashed into another car, and he also allegedly had crack. Page 11.

Nude Burglar - Michael Dick Mug Shot
When a nude, 46-year-old man named Michael Dick (yup, that's his name) entered the home of an elderly Portland, Oregon, she grabbed him by the crotch. Page 9.

Weird Mug Shots - Woman Batters Man With Bagel
A 28-year-old woman from Florida now faces battery charges for hitting a man in the head with a bagel. Page 17.

Stacy Scott Mug Shot - Cross Dressing Purse Snatcher
A false breast popped out of Stacy Scott Jr.'s tube top when he was arrested for snatching a 74-year-old woman's purse. Page 6.

Weird Mug Shot Photos -- Caroline Willette Allegedly Has Sex With Dog
Weird Mug Shots: Caroline Willette allegedly videotaped herself having sex with two dogs and watching child pornography in her home. In addition to animal cruelty, the 53-year-old Florida woman also faces charges of possessing child porn. About.com's Buck Wolf brings you the strangest, most outrageous Funny looking mug shots. Come back for regular updates. Page 50.

Weird Crime Mug Shot - Woman Fights Off Attacker With High-Heel Shoe
Who says high heels are impractical? A woman from Port St. Lucie, Fla.. fought off an assailant by pelting him with her spiky footwear. Police later arrested Juan Ramon Del Cid on battery charges. Page 4.

Bizarre Mug Shots - Andre Thomas Rips Out and Eats Eye
Texas death row inmate Andre Thomas pulled out his one good eye and told a guard he ate it. He'd previously pulled out his other eye. In 2004, he was arrested for stabbing his wife, her 13-month-old daughter, and their 4-year-old, ripping the hearts out of his victims. He stabbed himself, before confessing to police. He was convicted in the death of the boy. Page 14.

Andres Enrique Cantu Mug Shot - Letter to Santa Spurs Arrest
When a 9-year-old girl from Texas wrote to Santa, she wished for a relative to stop molesting her -- and that lead to the arrest of Andres Enrique Cantu. Page 5.

Mug Shot - Man Super Glues Neighbor's Door Shut
When neighbors start feuding, anything is possible. Richard Nunez of Portsmouth, N.H., is charged with

Raymond Knez Jr. Mug Shot - Pet Killer
Bizarre mug shot: After allegedly drinking 26 to 29 cans of beer, Raymon Knez Jr. was charged in Feb. 2009 for shooting and killing his girlfriend's two dogs and six cats. Page 12.

Nude Jogging -- Priest Jogs in the Nude
Perhaps a few laps around the high school track at dawn with no clothes wasn't a good idea after all, Rev. Robert Whipkey of Colorado now admits. Page 2.

Darnell Frazier Mug Shot - The Telltale Tattoo
When police asked Darnell Frazier for I.D., he said he didn't have any. He told them his name was

Teen Pelts Mom With Taco - Zachary Moir Mug Shot
A taco apparently can be used as a weapon. Zachary Moir, 19, was charged with domestic battery after pelting his 54-year-old mother with a taco in a dispute that began after she unplugged his video game. Page 15.

Diet From Hell - Dad Chains Up Daughter
Diet From Hell: Robert Blue, 53, allegedly shackled his 15-year-old daughter to her bed to help her lose weight. Page 16.

Weird Mug Shots - Wii Fight Lands Couple in Court
Most guys would be happy to get a Wii for Christmas. But Heath Blom, 26, wanted a remote control airplane, and thus, a monumental marital spat began that resulted in both parties facing misdemeanor assault. Page 13.

Penis Biting Crime - Charris Bowers Mug Shot
Apparently, just saying

Christopher Lee McCuin -- Mug Shot of Accused Cannibal Killer
Texas police say they found the ear of Christopher Lee McCuin's 21-year-old girlfriend boiling on a pot and a hunk of flesh impaled on a fork on a plate at his kitchen table. He was found dead in prison on Dec. 7, 2008.. Page 3.

Evil Cheerleader Mom Wendy Brown
Cheerleader Mom Wendy Brown: A 33-year-old mother from Wisconsin allegedly enrolled in Ashwaubenon High School using her 15-year-old daughter's I.D. because she wanted to be a cheerleader. Page 13.

Crazy Mug Shot - Michelle Allen in a cow suit
Crazy Mug Shot: Michelle Allen of Middletown, Ohio is accused of urinating on a neighbor's porch and chasing children while wearing this cow costume. Police say she smelled of alcohol and was verbally abusive when they found her creating traffic problems along North Verity Parkway. Page 8.

Evelyn Russo Mug Shot - Crack Pipe in the Butt Crack
As police booked Evelyn Russo, 38, on burglary charges, she denied she was carrying any drugs. Instead, they found a glass pipe in the cheeks of her buttocks. Page 26.

Crazy Mug Shots - Salvador Solis, Fake Cop at Massage Parlor
Mug Shot Gallery: Salvador Solis, 40, allegedly tried to take revenge on a Houston massage parlor by posing as a police officer Page 23.

Goldilocks Burglar Tracy Mullins
Weird Mug Shots: Mullins, 47, was arrested on Sept. 20 for allegedly breaking into the woman's home, eating, using the bathroom, and falling asleep. Page 16.

Crazy Mug Shots - Naked Man Andrew Arnold Climbs Cellphone Tower
Andrew Arnold, 23, stripped naked and climbed a cellphone tower in Lowry Crossing, Texas, for reason he did not explain. Page 25.

Jose Cruz Mugshot - Accused of Farting on Police Officer
Weird Mugshot: While being booked on DUI charges, Jose Cruz allegedly passed gas on a police officer and now also faces battery charges. Page 17.

Shawn Pannulo - Tries to Pay McDonald's Drive-Thru With a Joint
Shawn Pannulo: A McDonald's cashier called 911 after a Vero Beach drive-thru customer allegedly offered to pay for his meal with marijuana. Page 7.

Walsh Ian Nichols - Tampa's Batman
21-year-old Walsh Ian Nichols frequented Tampa nightclubs in a Batman mask, even after police warned him not to do so. This Dark Knight now faces charges. Page 18.

Heidi Dalibor - Wisconsin Woman Cuffed and Booked for Overdue Books
Arrested for Overdue Library Books: Heidi Dalibor a Wisconsin woman has been arrested and booked for failing to pay her library fines. Page 9.

Man Shoots Lawnmower


World Grits Festival - Photo Highlights of World Grits Festival
Want to see pictures of people jumping into 700 lb. vats of grits? Check out these highlights of the Annual World Grits Festival in St. George, S.C., where contestants compete in the

World Grits Festival - Photo Highlights of World Grits Festival
Want to see pictures of people jumping into 700 lb. vats of grits? Check out these highlights of the Annual World Grits Festival in St. George, S.C., where contestants compete in the

World's Smallest Dog - Photos of Tom Thumb, World's Smallest Dog (Maybe)
At six inches long, Tom Thumb is not much bigger than a hamster. But this chihuahua-Jack Russell mix may set the record as the smallest pup on the planet. Guinness World Records intends to measure this mutt, to see if he qualifies as the world's smallest dog. Page 6.

Tom Thumb - Photos of Tom Thumb, World's Smallest Dog (Maybe)
Little Dog, Big Record: At six inches long, Tom Thumb is not much bigger than a hamster. But this chihuahua-Jack Russell mix may set the record as the smallest pup on the planet. Guinness World Records intends to measure this mutt, to see if he qualifies as the world's smallest dog. Page 2.

Extreme Body Modification - Dennis Avner and Erik Sprague
Two masters of extreme body modification -- Dennis Avner and Erik Sprague -- at the opening of Ripley's Odditorium in London. Check out the best -- and most bizarre Ripley's photos at Buck's Weird News Central on About.com. Page 12.

A Tattoo of a Head on a Head
A man shows off his tattooed head at the London Tattoo Convention. See this and other photos of extreme body modification here. Page 5.

Erik Sprague - The Lizardman
With sharpened teeth, a split tongue, and a full-body tattoo of creen scales, sideshow star Erik Sprague of Austin regularly appears at Ripley's Odditoriums. See this and other images of extreme body modification. Page 10.

Isobel Varley - The World's Most Heavily Tattooed Woman Isobel Varley
Using her body like a canvas, Isobel Varley, who turned 71 in 2009, is recognized as the most tattooed septuagenarian woman. See this and other images of extreme body modification. Page 15.

Radical Vegan Arson Suspect Has Mug Shot of the Year
An early candidate for Mug Shot of the Year and even Mug Shot of the Century -- see the bizarre extreme body art on this vegan arson suspect Walter Bond. Page 18.

Star Wars Tauntaun Sleeping Bag
You don't have to visit the icy planet of Hoth to sleep inside a tauntaun. A new sleeping bag recreates one of the best moments in any Star Wars film. See it here. Page 23.

Pygmy Slow Loris X-Ray Shows Animal Health
See an X-ray of a pygmy slow loris and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Full-Body Scanners Show Every Dirty Detail
From strange objects stuck inside bodies to weird animal X-rays, these are some of the most bizarre scientific images you'll see. See these and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Yellow Mongoose X-Ray
See an X-ray of a yellow mongoose and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Conjoined Boys on X-Ray
Doctors examine the X-rays of baby boys joined at the chest and abdomen as they consider surgical options for the pain in 2006. See this and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

X-Rays Show Vacationers' Weapons
X-ray images of vacationers' bags show the weapons some tourists like to bring home. See this and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

New X-Ray Technology Breaks Down the Human Head
See a human head broken down to the skull by X-ray and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Bird Is the Word: X-Ray Shows Interior Least Tern
See an X-ray of an endangered bird -- the Interior Least Tern -- and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

X-Ray Shows Knife Stuck in Brain After Fight
See an X-ray of a knife stuck in the brain of a man who lived to tell all about it and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Beluga Whale Fin X-Ray
See an X-ray of a Beluga whale's fin and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Three-Legged Hermaphrodite Undergoes Surgery
An X-ray shows Wei Wei, a three-legged hermaphrodite. See this and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

X-Ray of Conjoined Twins
Conjoined twins prepare for the surgery that can save their lives. See this and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

X-Ray Shows Webbed Fingers
An X-ray reveals the internal structure of a patient's webbed fingers before surgery. See these and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Under the Shell: Tortoise X-Ray Shows Bladder Stone
Polly the Tortoise's X-ray shows an object the size of an egg... but it's actually a potentially deadly bladder stone. See these and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Growing Taller in China
Chinese patients undergo surgery to make them taller. See their X-rays and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Dog Gets Stoned: Pup Eats Hundreds of Rocks and Lives
An X-ray of Belle, a Springer Spaniel, shows the 627 stones eaten by the pooch. See these and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Inside an Egyptian Mummy
What's underneath all those bandages? See a mummy from the inside and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Mummy From the Inside: X-Ray of Egyptian Queen Nefertiti
An X-ray image of a mummy believe to be that of Egypt's ancient queen, Nefertiti. See this and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Three-Legged Baby Undergoes Life-Saving Surgery
A baby born with a third leg gets a life-saving surgery. See this and other unusual scientific images in our special gallery,

Gender-Bending Waiters at Tokyo's New Type Maid Cafe
If there's one thing Japan doesn't get enough attention for, it's strange places to eat. The book