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#Bizarre

# bizarre - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Heard that one about the play featuring a monk who hijacked an Irish plane?
# A Holy Show
# A Holy Show

Heard that one about the play featuring a monk who hijacked an Irish plane?

Jan 25th 2020, 9:00 PM 12,983 Views 2 Comments

We spoke to its writer and director Janet Moran about crafting A Holy Show.

# bizarre - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

You won't see many crazier goals than Tottenham's opener tonight
# Bizarre
From The42
# Bizarre

You won't see many crazier goals than Tottenham's opener tonight

Nov 6th 2019, 9:05 PM 9,600 Views 1 Comment

Giovani Lo Celso has opened his Spurs account.

# bizarre - Thursday 27 December, 2018

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

Visit North Korea? English football club strikes bizarre deal

Dec 27th 2018, 11:58 PM 6,520 Views 2 Comments

Blyth Spartans have struck an unlikely new sponsorship arrangement.

# bizarre - Sunday 12 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 12th 2018, 8:26 PM 22,897 Views 13 Comments

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

# bizarre - Thursday 3 May, 2018

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

Man United boss gives very strange reason for freezing out Bailly

May 3rd 2018, 6:21 PM 17,543 Views 23 Comments

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

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

A burglar was caught moonwalking on CCTV on RTÉ's Crimecall last night and it was so weird

Dec 19th 2017, 10:11 AM 11,970 Views 1 Comment

Not-so-smooth criminal.

# bizarre - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

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

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

Oct 4th 2017, 12:47 AM 11,559 Views 4 Comments

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

# bizarre - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

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

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

Jun 6th 2017, 6:07 PM 6,319 Views 4 Comments

The Dubliner has had a bad run with injuries.

# bizarre - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Watch: Man United manager Jose Mourinho's bizarre 17-second interview
# Brevity
From The42
# Brevity

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

May 21st 2017, 10:10 PM 10,192 Views 33 Comments

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

# bizarre - Thursday 6 April, 2017

5 of the most bizarre sporting injuries
# Misfortune
From The42
# Misfortune

5 of the most bizarre sporting injuries

Apr 6th 2017, 10:57 PM 11,723 Views 14 Comments

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
# Grotesque Unbelievable
# Grotesque Unbelievable

The original GUBU: How the Malcolm MacArthur killings rocked Ireland

Feb 18th 2017, 10:00 PM 32,087 Views 30 Comments

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

Spiderman attack! Runner denied first place because of pole vault mishap at Intervarsities
# Scenes
From The42
# Scenes

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

Feb 11th 2017, 1:53 PM 11,400 Views 7 Comments

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

# bizarre - Monday 12 December, 2016

James Haskell releases video to deny claims he has died of steroid overdose
# Bizarre
From The42
# Bizarre

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

Dec 12th 2016, 12:36 PM 8,583 Views 6 Comments

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

# bizarre - Saturday 10 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 10th 2016, 3:15 PM 15,563 Views 7 Comments

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

# bizarre - Monday 5 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 5th 2016, 5:24 PM 10,955 Views 3 Comments

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

# bizarre - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Bizarre scenes as Chris Froome runs up Mont Ventoux after damaging bike in crash
# Run Froome Run
From The42
# Run Froome Run

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

Jul 14th 2016, 4:35 PM 14,881 Views 28 Comments

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

# bizarre - Saturday 2 April, 2016

The bizarre hijacking involving an Irish plane, an Irish minister and the Third Secret of Fatima
# EI 164
# EI 164

The bizarre hijacking involving an Irish plane, an Irish minister and the Third Secret of Fatima

Apr 2nd 2016, 10:00 AM 38,026 Views 39 Comments

Albert Reynolds to the rescue.

# bizarre - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 30th 2016, 11:22 AM 27,744 Views 11 Comments

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

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

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

Feb 23rd 2016, 6:25 PM 3,322 Views 1 Comment

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
# Bizarre

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

Oct 31st 2015, 3:00 PM 8,056 Views 6 Comments

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

# bizarre - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

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

Former Liverpool striker Cisse reportedly arrested over sex tape blackmail

Oct 13th 2015, 9:51 AM 12,394 Views 10 Comments

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
# Bizarre
# Bizarre

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

Oct 13th 2015, 9:29 AM 22,384 Views 8 Comments

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

# bizarre - Friday 2 October, 2015

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

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

Oct 2nd 2015, 2:31 PM 12,309 Views 15 Comments

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

# bizarre - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 22nd 2015, 8:45 AM 22,468 Views 15 Comments

The ‘jerseygate’ saga rumbles on.

# bizarre - Monday 29 June, 2015

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

Is this the best post-match interview ever?

Jun 29th 2015, 9:47 AM 12,445 Views 6 Comments

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

# bizarre - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 9th 2015, 11:37 PM 5,296 Views 1 Comment

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
# That's All Folks
# That's All Folks

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

May 31st 2015, 9:42 AM 75,431 Views 83 Comments

The host’s last show had some interesting moments.

# bizarre - Monday 27 April, 2015

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

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

Apr 27th 2015, 4:20 PM 6,820 Views 10 Comments

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

# bizarre - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

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

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

Jan 20th 2015, 10:25 PM 8,145 Views 8 Comments

That’ll teach him.

# bizarre - Sunday 28 December, 2014

12 really strange things that happened in 2014
# Welcome To Bizarro World
# Welcome To Bizarro World

12 really strange things that happened in 2014

Dec 28th 2014, 5:30 PM 35,542 Views 2 Comments

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

# bizarre - Monday 8 December, 2014

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

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

Dec 8th 2014, 1:01 PM 8,224 Views 6 Comments

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
# Inappropriate Tweeting?
# Inappropriate Tweeting?

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

Nov 4th 2014, 2:29 PM 26,013 Views 0 Comments

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

# bizarre - Monday 22 September, 2014

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

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

Sep 22nd 2014, 6:58 PM 15,429 Views 7 Comments

Here’s the Dromintee side of a surreal story.

# bizarre - Friday 19 September, 2014

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

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

Sep 19th 2014, 9:25 PM 21,563 Views 13 Comments

We haven’t seen this before.

# bizarre - Monday 1 September, 2014

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

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

Sep 1st 2014, 7:05 PM 4,919 Views 0 Comments

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

# bizarre - Saturday 26 July, 2014

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

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 26th 2014, 10:15 AM 11,428 Views 6 Comments

Space geckos, unconventional marital unions and more.

# bizarre - Saturday 19 July, 2014

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

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 19th 2014, 10:15 AM 15,401 Views 6 Comments

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

# bizarre - Saturday 12 July, 2014

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

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 12th 2014, 10:15 AM 14,448 Views 2 Comments

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

# bizarre - Saturday 5 July, 2014

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

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 5th 2014, 10:15 AM 10,354 Views 0 Comments

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

# bizarre - Saturday 28 June, 2014

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

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jun 28th 2014, 10:15 AM 6,413 Views 0 Comments

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

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