7 Strangest Wars

1The Anglo-Zanzibar War: the shortest war in history, only 40 minutes long Fought between the United Kingdom and Zanzibar on 27 August 1896, the conflict lasted approximately 40 minutes, making it the shortest war in history. The immediate cause of the war was the death of the pro-British Sultan Hamad bin Thuwaini and the subsequent …

10 of the World’s Most Bizarre Competitions

1Midget Throwing Contest The Midget Throwing, or Dwarf Tossing, originated in Australia in the 1980’s. A bar attraction in which dwarves wearing special padded clothing or Velcro costumes are thrown onto mattresses or at Velcro-coated walls, participants of the contest compete to throw the dwarf the farthest. Dwarf tossing is widely considered to be offensive …

15 Weirdest Hats

The Ashtray Hat –smoking isn’t allowed Another funny hat The Beer Mug Hat and the Furry Black Viking Hat Plush Squid Hat –Made from snuggly-warm polyester fleece this guy will hug you long into those cold nights. Also makes a wonderful decorative pillow. The Turkey Knitted Hat, for thanksgiving The Oakley Medusa Hat