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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2052 on: January 15, 2020, 11:02:06 PM »
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2057 on: January 17, 2020, 11:25:41 PM »
I hope that Wisconsin doesn't try to keep up with Florida Man, but here's another reason to keep your kids off drugs.

This weirdo snorted his mother's ashes:  https://www.jsonline.com/story/communities/northwest/crime/2020/01/16/menomonee-falls-couple-face-drug-related-charges-ingested-moms-ashes/4494244002/
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2061 on: February 04, 2020, 10:11:01 PM »
It's nice that the crooks are helping the police:  https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/04/us/florida-bag-full-of-drugs-trnd/index.html
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2062 on: February 05, 2020, 03:53:43 PM »
She's got a worm in 'er belly? That's disgusting! That's interesting, but very disgusting. 

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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2063 on: February 05, 2020, 04:36:17 PM »
If it weren't for the therapeutic properties of the occasional off-camber decreasing radius downhill right-hander I'd almost certainly go completely sane.

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« Reply #2064 on: February 05, 2020, 05:57:12 PM »
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2065 on: February 07, 2020, 09:52:58 AM »
A guy carted 99 phones around to create traffic jams on Google Maps
https://www.androidauthority.com/google-maps-hack-1079604/?fbclid=IwAR2RcucJmF6ly3o10FwBC44H8PeJFqU1P7do4TRDF7dmfg9O6w_vXxDcrXI

artist Simon Weckert says that each of the 99 smartphones in the wagon had their own connected SIM card and each one was actively using Maps for navigation. He discovered that if the wagon stopped moving, Maps would not show a traffic jam, so the wagon had to consistently be in motion for a jam to get registered.

Additionally, if a vehicle drove by the wagon at a normal speed, Maps would also register traffic as normal. It was only when the wagon was in motion and the street was empty that a traffic jam would show on Google Maps.

Google had this to say in response to the “hack”  to register false traffic jams:

"Whether via car or cart or camel, we love seeing creative uses of Google Maps as it helps us make maps work better over time."
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2066 on: February 07, 2020, 09:15:39 PM »
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2068 on: February 12, 2020, 06:23:06 PM »
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2069 on: February 12, 2020, 08:17:26 PM »
I'm out

Maybe the wrong thread, but fits with this one :confused:
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2071 on: February 14, 2020, 07:45:35 AM »
I think these things are often staged as click-bait.
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2072 on: February 15, 2020, 01:41:46 AM »
Putting the laughter back into manslaughter

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« Reply #2073 on: February 15, 2020, 10:07:46 AM »
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« Reply #2074 on: February 15, 2020, 11:14:17 AM »
Putting the laughter back into manslaughter

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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2075 on: February 15, 2020, 12:13:11 PM »
this is it, the end of all civilisation. woman mistakenly buys wrong thing in shop.

https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/uk-news/gran-asda-condoms-tea-bags-17740580?fbclid=IwAR0HR3b4nLCt9cwbdxTwNaesAinoJfHXMUNkF3koSAWU1eRKbtEN0uy2fAY

Makes me wonder how often people try to return condoms.

The only difficult bit is re-rolling them and getting them back into the packets.
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Re: Weird News
« Reply #2076 on: Today at 02:01:11 AM »
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-51602655

Hughes was well-known for his belief that the Earth was flat. He hoped to prove his theory by going to space.
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« Reply #2077 on: Today at 08:17:40 AM »
Nature is a fickle bitch and doesn't take to being mocked.
sometimes WTF is the appropriate answer

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« Reply #2079 on: Today at 08:39:03 AM »
Tacos are life.

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« Reply #2080 on: Today at 08:42:29 AM »
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-51602655

Hughes was well-known for his belief that the Earth was flat. He hoped to prove his theory by going to space.

"Hughes was trying to reach an altitude of 5,000ft (1,525m) while riding his steam-powered rocket"

Space at 5000 ft?  :headscratch:
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« Reply #2081 on: Today at 09:11:21 AM »
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-51602655

Hughes was well-known for his belief that the Earth was flat. He hoped to prove his theory by going to space.

I always got the feeling he just said that to suck up to the flat Earthers who were funding the rocket.
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