Posts Tagged ‘Strange’

Kippumjo

{ Article added: 01/16/2011 }
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Categories : Government, Sex
Kippumjo refers to a group of women, mostly between the ages of 18 and 25, who are used as entertainment by the government of North Korea. The group is known by various translations, such as "Joy Division", "Joy Brigade", ...Read More »

Ansel Bourne

{ Article added: 11/27/2009 }
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Categories : Medical, People
Ansel Bourne was a preacher living in Rhode Island in the 19th century who suddenly moved to Pennsylvania and opened a store under the name A.J. Brown. Bourne had been suffering from amnesia at the time and this life ...Read More »

Lazarus syndrome

{ Article added: 11/06/2009 }
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Categories : Medical
Lazarus syndrome is a medical condition where a patient who has been declared dead by doctors experiences a spontaneous return of circulation. Medical literature has documented at least twenty-five instances of the syndrome since 1982. Examples include a ...Read More »

Discoveries of human feet on British Columbia beaches, 2007–2008

{ Article added: 07/05/2009 }
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Categories : The Unexplained
With no explanation and a continued source of mystery and confusion, six human feet have been discovered along the coastline in British Columbia since 2007. An additional one foot was discovered near Pysht, Washington, in the United States. ...Read More »

Trunko

{ Article added: 06/21/2009 }
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Categories : Animals, The Unexplained
Also known as The Margate Monster, Trunko is the name given to a mysterious animal that appeared like "a giant polar bear" and was sighted off the coast of South Africa in 1924. Witnesses first saw the creature while ...Read More »

UVB-76

{ Article added: 06/05/2009 }
UVB-76 is the call sign of a shortwave radio station broadcasting from Russia that has been in existence since 1982. The station is nicknamed "The Buzzer" because the broadcast features a buzzing sound, 0.8 seconds in length, that repeats ...Read More »

List of unusual deaths

{ Article added: 06/05/2009 }
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Categories : Lists
Collected here is a list of deaths with unusual or exceptionally rare circumstances. Just a sample of the unusual deaths organized into one list are: Chrysippus, Greek philosopher, who died of laughter while watching his drunk donkey eating figs. Sir Arthur ...Read More »