This Week in Weird News: The Define “Normal” Edition
By Jaime Gonzalo
In this week’s dose of weird news, we bring you a slew of strange stories that will either make you want to laugh, cry…or run away in horror. Since the elections are over, our Facebook feeds are slowly transitioning back to normal. Articles about things other than the elections are slowly making their way back into our timelines—a welcome break from all the election brouhaha. As always, the internet provides. Here are 8 stories that totally deserve their space on the web.
8. Stressed Out Man Decides to Be a Goat
He consulted with an expert at Salford University that specialized in prosthetics, and had a goat exoskeleton made. He then went on to spend a full three days with a heard of Goats in the Swiss Alps. Of his experience, Thwaites said that despite the suit being incredibly painful, the goats accepted him into their herd as he ate grass with them and wandered the Alps together. He wrote about his experience in his book, “Goatman: How I Took A Holiday From Being Human,” which was released on May 17, 2016.
So now you know, when life is hard–become a goat!
7. Couple Can’t Curb Their Enthusiasm
Carry on, carry on.
6. Demon Face in Woman’s Photo
5. Mass Demonic Possession in Peruvian School
4. 72 Year Old Australian Hero Fought of a Gang of Crocs with a Wrench
3. HIV Sex Roulette Parties
It’s stuff like this that makes you question humanity. Bad humans.
2. First American to Get a Penis Transplant Says It’s Starting to Take Shape
If you ask me, he should treat them to some hotdogs.
1. Kevin, the Permanently Surprised Cat
What weird news have you encountered this week? Sound off in the comments below!