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A Railway Line That Runs Right Through the Town (42 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 13 May 2014   / 3792 views
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This railway line in Hanoi, Vietnam is close to the shops and houses and actually “squeezes” through the crowds of people. The railway line has a mortality rate of 2%.

 

A Railway Line That Runs Right Through the Town

Former Playboy Model Is Now Living on the Streets (9 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 12 May 2014   / 9270 views
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Christa McKenna was a popular contortionist and Playboy model but is now resorting to using these skills to beg for money.

 

Former Playboy Model Is Now Living on the Streets

Mega Mansion Party Raided by Police (15 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 5 May 2014   / 3987 views
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2000 people attended this mansion party and they managed to cause $70,000 worth of damage before the police arrived.

 

Mega Mansion Party Raided by Police

Road Collapses and Swallows Cars in the Process (5 pics + 1 gif)

Posted in Random » Weird 5 May 2014   / 2226 views
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This Baltimore road collapsed unexpectedly taking a few unlucky cars with it.

 

Road Collapses and Swallows Cars in the Process

The Manhattan Bridge Has an Unexpected New Use (21 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 30 Apr 2014   / 7387 views
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Although the Manhattan Bridge is an architectural feature in Brooklyn, it is serving a whole different purpose to what it is intended to.

 

The Manhattan Bridge Has an Unexpected New Use

What Chernobyl Looks Like 28 Years Later (25 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 30 Apr 2014   / 5376 views
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Chernobyl had the worst nuclear disaster in history and today, 28 years later, it is a creepy abandoned town.

 

What Chernobyl Looks Like 28 Years Later

India’s New Laws Recognise a Third Gender (39 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 23 Apr 2014   / 3157 views
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The Supreme Court in India has ruled that transgender people (men who feel like women, and women who feel men) should now be acknowledges as a minority and receive the same privileges that other minorities do.

 

India’s New Laws Recognise a Third Gender

Tourists Fall Victim to Roma Gangs (4 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 23 Apr 2014   / 6820 views
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Since Romania became a member of the EU, Roma gangs have been targeting tourists around ATM machines where they surround people and steal their money. These pics show an incident near the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris.

 

Tourists Fall Victim to Roma Gangs

Now That’s a Near Miss (4 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 23 Apr 2014   / 4985 views
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Fortunately the driver of this car was not injured in the crash.

 

Now That’s a Near Miss

The Man with Half a Head (4 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 22 Apr 2014   / 6406 views
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Romanian, Elvis Romeo Lingurar had his skull crushed in a work accident on a demolition site and has been living with only half a head ever since.

 

The Man with Half a Head

Horrific Public Chinese Hostage Situation (16 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 19 Apr 2014   / 9641 views
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Chinese woman held hostage by a drunk man with a kitchen knife in Kunming on 8 April 2014. He held her for more than an hour.

 

Horrific Public Chinese Hostage Situation

The Life of a Chinese Immigrant in NYC (27 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 17 Apr 2014   / 6764 views
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Annie Ling is the photographer behind this distressing photo story that shows the reality of life for many Chinese immigrants in New York City. This building, 81 Bowery, is one of the last lodging houses left in the city and people live in 64-square-foot cubicles.

 

The Life of a Chinese Immigrant in NYC

One of USA’s Most Well-Known Unsolved Crimes

Posted in Random » Weird 15 Apr 2014   / 6490 views
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The disappearance of Tara Calico in the ‘80s is a well-documented crime mystery that has never been solved.

 

One of USA’s Most Well-Known Unsolved Crimes

Slum Life in Venezuela’s Capital City (18 pics)

Posted in Random » Weird 15 Apr 2014   / 4662 views
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This 45 storey office block was left unfinished when the developer died during construction. Now it is home to Caracas’s poor population.

 

Slum Life in Venezuela’s Capital City
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