5 of the Craziest Stories on the Internet

If you count Reddit among your daily must-read publications, then you’re familiar with the AITA thread. There, people who think they’re behaving properly but aren’t getting positive feedback ask for perspective from the most objective people in the world—the internet. And boy, does the internet deliver timely judgments, decreeing through a popular vote if the …

62% of Brits Think if You’re Called ‘Karen,’ You’re Obnoxious

The internet is a strange place. If you’ve spent any time online in recent years, you’ll likely have some vague grasp of ‘memes’ and the culture that comes with them. These jokes are often highly adaptable – and what’s more, they have a strange habit of wheedling their way into everyday life. One such meme …

Richard Nixon’s Sandwich is Still Around, 60 Years Later

A man from Illinois scooped up Richard Nixon’s sandwich 60 years ago, on September 22nd 1960, when the politician was visiting home to give a speech in Sullivan. And he still has the sandwich.  Steve Jenne has been invited onto several tv shows like “The Tonight Show,” with Johnny Carson, because of the buffalo barbeque …

Richard Nixon’s Unfinished Sandwich Celebrates Its 60th Anniversary

We, the people, like to process history through anniversaries. For one reason or another, we tend to put special emphasis on how many years it’s been since something happened. Not that there’s anything wrong with the practice. When it comes to big anniversaries, 2020 has some good ones. For instance, this August marked the 75th …

Detroit Woman Almost Embalmed While Still Alive

File this one under Serious Nightmare Fuel. Paramedics were called to the home of Timesha Beauchamp because she was unresponsive. They spent a half-hour trying to revive her under the consultation of an emergency room doctor. It was that doctor who pronounced Beauchamp, “deceased based upon medical information provided.” No word on what that medical …

Beer Saves California Man’s House From Wildfire

Extreme situations require extreme measures. A California man’s quick-witted response to the LNU Lightning Complex Fires has saved his house and redeemed his taste in beer. More precisely, Charles Little from Vacaville used cans of Bud Light beer to ward off the encroaching flames of a wildfire that threatened to consume his home that was …

North Carolina Girl’s Message-in-a-Bottle Travels 4,000 Miles To Morocco

We here at Oddee have covered our fair share of unlikely events. From long-lost sisters reunited by the coronavirus to a farmer returning a skydiver’s severed leg, we’ve pretty much learned to expect the unexpected. Or at least you’d think so, but then something else happens against such mindblowing odds that you can’t help but …