Tag Archives: Odd News

Fill In The Blanks With Benedict Colorbatch

It’s a wonderful time to be alive, isn’t it? Spring is starting to happen, there are quality TV shows and movies being made all the time, starring some of the finest actors and actresses in the world, books are being ...

London’s First Cat Café Opens

If you’re a busy commuter, with a job that demands a lot and leaves no time to look after a pet, you’ll have probably felt the sad ache of realisation that the stress-relieving, cuddly joys of stroking a cat while sipping a ...

Idris Elba Creates a Global Man Panic

Men, it is time to put down your secret shame. Today we stand as one proud gender and leave behind the hobbling weight of public expectation that sees Idris Elba venerated as the finest example of masculinity that could ever walk the ...

LOOK: Massive Hedgehog Invades London

Warning: some of the images attached to this news story may be disturbing (if you have a fear of outsized mammals, or spikes).

Is The Loch Ness Monster Dead?

No.

There are a fair few fantastic stories of mythical beasts in the British Isles, and Nessie is justifiably the most famous. There have been more sightings of what appears to be a long-forgotten plesiosaur in the waters of Loch Ness than ...

WATCH: Marc Almond And The Floppy Disco Orchestra Presents ‘Tainted Love’

This might be the most internetty video you’ll ever see that does not feature cats or babies.

Devon Man Rides Colossal Wave On Purpose

I love the smell of blimey! in the morning. It smells of… wait, what?

Look at this video clip. It shows a mad man from Devon deliberately going out into the kind of sea most people would think of as being unfriendly, and riding a plank back to shore.

WATCH: At Last! The Perfect Car To Relive Your Lost Youth

Ever looked at a child’s toy and wished they made a bigger version for grown-ups? Be honest, you have, I have and so has your best friend’s dad.

WATCH: The London Underground Sings Blur

Wherever you go on London’s Underground, you’ll hear the sound of music. There are buskers banging drums, buskers singing plangent ballads, buskers huffing on saxophones and buskers crooning big band ballads (without a band, ...

WATCH: ‘Bad British Commentary’ Delights ‘NFL’ Fans

Here’s a weekend treat for you sports fans, and one that is proving to be surprisingly popular among, y’know, not sports fans too.