Australian Man Castrated Two Volunteers in Illegal Surgery

What do you need to carry out a successful surgery? A sterile environment, a professional surgeon with years of experience, and a hospital for all the aftercare, right? Nah, that’s just hoity-toity pointless luxury. At least if you ask the Australian man who performed two castrations in his backyard. Ryan Andrew King, from Brisbane, was …

Police Pursuit Ends When Suspect Stops to Order at McDonald’s

Despite its issues, the prevalence of fast food restaurants can come pretty handy. For example, when you get pecking while driving long distances, you can usually find a quick bite without too many problems. Of course, there are situations when you probably shouldn’t stop to order a burger with extra fries. Like when you’re in …

Man Who Robbed Taco Truck with Water Gun Gets Life Sentence Commuted After 40 Years

We can probably all agree that a functional justice should be based on proportional punishment. For the most part, things luckily work more or less as they should. Sometimes, though, the scales of justice tip the wrong way. We can all probably recall at least a couple of cases where someone who committed a serious …

Naked Sunbathers Fined for COVID Violations After Cops Rescue Them from a Deer

Nobody likes being caught naked in public – that’s just embarrassing. But it sure does add to the shame when you get fined hundreds of dollars for violating public health rules. Two nude sunbathers in Sydney received a ticket for $750 each after the Australian police caught them violating COVID-related stay-at-home orders. And it’s all …

Dutch Con Man Gets Caught After Prostitutes Beat Him Up

A globally wanted con artist getting arrested after prostitutes kick his butt sounds like something from Ocean’s Eleven or some other Hollywood heist comedy. But it turns out once again that reality is weirder than fiction. Bernio Jordan Enzo Verhagen is a Suriname-born con man with a Dutch citizenship. He’s apparently very much into what …

Pennsylvania Woman Attempts to Hire a Hitman on a Payment Plan

Not that we can claim to be experts on the subject, but we’d assume hiring a professional killer is pretty expensive. But apparently some of them are willing to give you a payment plan. Claudia Carrion, from Allentown, PA, has been arrested with criminal solicitation. She’s been charged with attempting to hire an undercover detective …

7 Oddest Things People Tried (and Failed) to Smuggle

As long as there have been restrictions on trade, there have been smugglers. Weapons, drugs, currency, even entire military vehicles are regular fare for smuggling rings all around the world. But sometimes, some people try smuggling more unusual objects. Let’s take a look at some of the weirdest stuff that smugglers have been caught with. …