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World Weird News

Saul wrote a regular blog for the world famous Museum of the Weird in Austin, Texas where he highlighted strange news of the day. Later, the Museum found its audience was better reached by doing simpler social media posts. Saul continues to support these, but he misses doing some of the more in-depth looks at weird things in the world. Here you will find some of the strange news that comes through Saul’s crystal ball and his editorial take on the matter. Some of it will be celebrating strange stories from the past. Some will be as fresh as yesterday. See the latest stories below.

Emergency Services Respond when Bathroom break threatens to go nuclear

Bathroom utterance draws police as people fear terrorism.

A tiger? In texas?

Photo of a tiger laying down

So, you’re wandering around, trying to figure out the best place to smoke your weed, and you see an abandoned house. Perfect! You go inside, ready to enjoy some deep chillin’, when your buzz is all harshed by… a tiger!

A couple of Houstonians had just this experience. Unbelievably, they ...

Lead Astronomer Standing By ET Claim

Artist’s impression of the interstellar asteroid, Oumuamua, showing a large, cigar-shaped rock against a star field

Astronomer, Avi Loeb, stands by his suggestion that the object known as Oumuamua that recently passed through our solar system could be related to extraterrestrial intelligence.

FYRE festival taken down by magick?

Was the FYRE Festival’s failure due to greed and mismanagement, or was it the dark magic of a vengeful musician?

Exorcisms are on the rise

The Catholic Herald admits that exorcisms are on the rise. What could this mean? Should we be worried?

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