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#Bizarre

# bizarre - Thursday 27 December, 2018

From The42 Visit North Korea? English football club strikes bizarre deal Random

Visit North Korea? English football club strikes bizarre deal

Blyth Spartans have struck an unlikely new sponsorship arrangement.

# bizarre - Sunday 12 August, 2018

From The42 One lap to go! Embarrassment as Salpeter denied women's 5,000m medal after early celebration Bizarre This post contains videos

One lap to go! Embarrassment as Salpeter denied women's 5,000m medal after early celebration

Lornah Chemtai Salpeter thought she had won silver, but had another lap to go in Berlin.

# bizarre - Thursday 3 May, 2018

From The42 Man United boss gives very strange reason for freezing out Bailly Bizarre

Man United boss gives very strange reason for freezing out Bailly

Jose Mourinho claims he hasn’t been playing the centre-half as Ivory Coast aren’t at this summer’s World Cup.

# bizarre - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge A burglar was caught moonwalking on CCTV on RTÉ's Crimecall last night and it was so weird Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’

# bizarre - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

From The42 One of the best female footballers, and some MLS players, got kicked out of Disney World Bizarre

One of the best female footballers, and some MLS players, got kicked out of Disney World

Alex Morgan and her group of friends were involved in a drunken dispute on Sunday night.

# bizarre - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

From The42 Harrington sidelined with elbow injury sustained when hit by an amateur's practice swing Ouch

Harrington sidelined with elbow injury sustained when hit by an amateur's practice swing

The Dubliner has had a bad run with injuries.

# bizarre - Sunday 21 May, 2017

From The42 Watch: Man United manager Jose Mourinho's bizarre 17-second interview Brevity This post contains videos

Watch: Man United manager Jose Mourinho's bizarre 17-second interview

The coach assured he had no time to talk as he was off to pack his bags for Stockholm.

# bizarre - Thursday 6 April, 2017

From The42 5 of the most bizarre sporting injuries Misfortune

5 of the most bizarre sporting injuries

Dustin Johnson is just the latest in a long line of athletes who have ended up on the sidelines after suffering unfortunate setbacks.

# bizarre - Saturday 18 February, 2017

The original GUBU: How the Malcolm MacArthur killings rocked Ireland

A series of murders and the arrest of the suspect at the Attorney General’s home gave rise to the expression – as the public struggled to comprehend what was going on.

# bizarre - Saturday 11 February, 2017

From The42 Spiderman attack! Runner denied first place because of pole vault mishap at Intervarsities Scenes This post contains videos

Spiderman attack! Runner denied first place because of pole vault mishap at Intervarsities

You won’t see a race end like this for a long, long time.

# bizarre - Monday 12 December, 2016

From The42 James Haskell releases video to deny claims he has died of steroid overdose Bizarre This post contains videos

James Haskell releases video to deny claims he has died of steroid overdose

“I’m not dead and for those of you who wish I was dead, better luck next time.”

# bizarre - Saturday 10 September, 2016

From The42 The curious case of Jonathan Benteke - who's remarkably made the Crystal Palace squad today Bizarre

The curious case of Jonathan Benteke - who's remarkably made the Crystal Palace squad today

The 21-year-old was let go from Belgian side Zulte Waregem after being deemed surplus to requirements.

# bizarre - Monday 5 September, 2016

From The42 Chad, the 4th-poorest nation in the world, is the main sponsor of French side Metz Bizarre

Chad, the 4th-poorest nation in the world, is the main sponsor of French side Metz

The arrangement is supposed to improve tourism in the African country.

# bizarre - Thursday 14 July, 2016

From The42 Bizarre scenes as Chris Froome runs up Mont Ventoux after damaging bike in crash Run Froome Run This post contains videos

Bizarre scenes as Chris Froome runs up Mont Ventoux after damaging bike in crash

What on earth happened at the end of today’s stage?

# bizarre - Saturday 2 April, 2016

# bizarre - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Ex-girlfriend of Bolivian president ordered to prove baby they had together is still alive

President Evo Morales says the baby died ten years ago, his ex says the child is still alive. Others say the baby never existed…

# bizarre - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

From The42 'Broomstick robber' charged with blackmail after Bayern Munich received bomb threats Bizarre

'Broomstick robber' charged with blackmail after Bayern Munich received bomb threats

The Bundesliga club was allegedly told to meet multi-million euro demands in diamonds and cash to avoid an attack.

# bizarre - Saturday 31 October, 2015

China's latest propaganda video features poo jokes and a David Bowie lookalike Bizarre This post contains videos

China's latest propaganda video features poo jokes and a David Bowie lookalike

The slicky-produced video sees four cartoon characters travel through a mint-green and fuchsia dreamscape atop lily pads.

# bizarre - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

From The42 Former Liverpool striker Cisse reportedly arrested over sex tape blackmail Bizarre

Former Liverpool striker Cisse reportedly arrested over sex tape blackmail

The ex-French international was one of four men brought into custody in his homeland this morning.

Two women met at work, bonded - then DNA proved that they're long-lost sisters

Meagan Hughes and Holly Hoyle-O’Brien were separately adopted from South Korea by Americans in the 1970s.

# bizarre - Friday 2 October, 2015

From The42 The rumoured Ballon d'Or preliminary list contains some VERY odd names Bizarre

The rumoured Ballon d'Or preliminary list contains some VERY odd names

David Ospina, Christian Atsu and Massimo Luongo have been shortlisted.

# bizarre - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

From The42 'I'm not equipped for mindreading!' - Westmeath minor boss bites back Shirtless

'I'm not equipped for mindreading!' - Westmeath minor boss bites back

The ‘jerseygate’ saga rumbles on.

# bizarre - Monday 29 June, 2015

From The42 Is this the best post-match interview ever? Bizarre

Is this the best post-match interview ever?

John Guidetti’s interview after Sweden’s victory over Denmark was absolutely bonkers.

# bizarre - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

From The42 One of Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents played tonight -- and they conceded a freak goal Bizarre

One of Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents played tonight -- and they conceded a freak goal

Artem Kravets took advantage of some comical defending to score.

# bizarre - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Brendan O'Connor's last ever Saturday Night Show was certainly eventful

The host’s last show had some interesting moments.

# bizarre - Monday 27 April, 2015

From The42 'I threw it for a laugh' - St Mirren captain spears team-mate with a spiked pole Bizarre

'I threw it for a laugh' - St Mirren captain spears team-mate with a spiked pole

Steven Thompson admits he is ‘mortified’ after leaving a one centimetre puncture in the thigh of John McGinn.

# bizarre - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From The42 Notts County player gets sent-off for walking off the pitch too slowly when being substituted Bizarre

# bizarre - Sunday 28 December, 2014

12 really strange things that happened in 2014

“Where people throw ducks at balloons, and nothing is the way it seems.”

# bizarre - Monday 8 December, 2014

From The42 Steaua Bucharest referred to as 'hosts' after being stripped of their name and crest Bizarre

Steaua Bucharest referred to as 'hosts' after being stripped of their name and crest

Romania’s most successful club have lost a legal battle with the country’s defence ministry.

# bizarre - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

This was the odd exchange between Gerry Adams and a TV3 journalist today

Ursula Halligan questioned the Sinn Féin leader on the appropriateness of some of his tweets.

# bizarre - Monday 22 September, 2014

From The42 Dromintee explain why they had players wearing jeans for THAT Armagh club match Bizarre

Dromintee explain why they had players wearing jeans for THAT Armagh club match

Here’s the Dromintee side of a surreal story.

# bizarre - Friday 19 September, 2014

From The42 Crossmaglen won Armagh SFC game tonight against team with 3 players wearing jeans Bizarre

# bizarre - Monday 1 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Odd Daft ad seeks woman to share their 'bed, body, and life experience' Don't Be Daft

Odd Daft ad seeks woman to share their 'bed, body, and life experience'

Can’t be a smoker though, because that’s ‘the line’.

# bizarre - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Space geckos, unconventional marital unions and more.

# bizarre - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Romanian royalty, condom-shaped ice-creams and more.

# bizarre - Saturday 12 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Eyeballs, sleepwalking and botty coughs – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# bizarre - Saturday 5 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Waitresses with guns, monster members and headbangers – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# bizarre - Saturday 28 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Cyclist-eating geese, Krusty Krabs and MENSA – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# bizarre - Saturday 21 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Bras, dentures and cocaine cookies – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# bizarre - Saturday 14 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Green puppies, stolen walls and shooting at the moon… it’s all the bizarre stories you need to know about.

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