The Otherground News Archive

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Viagra ice cream raises ... controversy
Viagra ice cream raises ... controversy
The treat — which has the familiar blue hue of the popular erectile dysfunction (ED) drug — is the brainchild of Welsh food inventor Charlie Harry Francis.
04/21/2014
30 worst musician on musician insults ever
30 worst musician on musician insults ever
“John Lennon sings about peace because he’s a woman-beater," said Mark “E” Everett. "Hippies are so full of s#!^.”
04/21/2014
Maine school suspends 10th grader for yellow squirt gun
Maine school suspends 10th grader for yellow squirt gun
Zero tolerance strikes again: A Maine high school suspended a 10th-grader for possessing a lookalike firearm after a bright yellow squirt gun fell out of his backpack.
04/20/2014
Feds approve powdered alcohol; ‘Palcohol’ available later this year
Feds approve powdered alcohol; ‘Palcohol’ available later this year
“What’s worse than going to a concert, sporting event, etc. and having to pay $10, $15, $20 for a mixed drink with tax and tip. Are you kidding me?!”
04/20/2014
8 clever problem solving acts by animals
8 clever problem solving acts by animals
Not only did hyenas work together to pull the ropes, they did it without training (monkeys, on the other hand, needed lots of help from humans to pass the test).
04/20/2014
Account of the real Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo
Account of the real Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo
His rival Vorenus ran up to rescue him in his distress, and all the Gauls immediately left Pullo, who they thought had been mortally wounded by the javelin.
04/20/2014
Burqa Alert: Disney employee tells mom to cover her decolletage
Burqa Alert: Disney employee tells mom to cover her decolletage
Behnken was approached by a park employee who allegeldy insisted that she either pull her shirt up or put on a sweater because she was showing too much skin.
04/19/2014
Meanest nicknames the OG remembers from High School, parts 1+2
Meanest nicknames the OG remembers from High School, parts 1+2
High school is notorious for saddling with an unfortunate nickname anyone who looks, acts, thinks, or feels different. This is what the OG remembers.
04/19/2014
Ape learns to make fire, roast marshmallows
Ape learns to make fire, roast marshmallows
Kanzi lives in America and has learnt how to build a fire, light it using matches and toast marshmallows on it. It shows just how like us some primates really are.
04/19/2014
Explain This Image, Part 1
Explain This Image, Part 1
Have you ever seen a picture that simply makes no sense? Explain This Image collected pictures from around the web that left us scratching our heads and saying WTF.
04/19/2014
Cop shoots himself trying to kill a dog
Cop shoots himself trying to kill a dog
A California deputy accidentally shot himself while trying to kill a dog that he said was threatening his life on Wednesday. That wasn't the real story, though...
04/18/2014
Gov. Walker signs bill allowing use of hemp oil
Gov. Walker signs bill allowing use of hemp oil
A new treatment for seizure disorders, pushed by a Burlington mother and other parents around the state, became legal Wednesday with a bill-signing ceremony at the state Capitol.
04/18/2014
Execution of convict halted at last minute
Execution of convict halted at last minute
The execution of a murder was halted at the very last minute this week when the mother of his victim forgave him as he stood on the gallows with the noose around his neck.
04/18/2014
Most haunted island in the world for sale
Most haunted island in the world for sale
More recently it was home to a mental hospital run by a cruel doctor who performed lobotomies on patients with crude tools like hand drills, chisels, and hammers.
04/18/2014
Pair on run after kidnapping hot prosecutor's dad
Pair on run after kidnapping hot prosecutor's dad
Authorities allege Melton sent more than 120 texts that included threats of torture to Janssen's wife and instructions to the alleged kidnappers on how to kill Janssen.
04/18/2014
RIP Gabriel Garcia Marquez
RIP Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Garcia Marquez was considered one of the greatest Spanish-language authors, best known for his masterpiece of magic realism, One Hundred Years of Solitude.
04/17/2014
Saturn may be birthing a brand-new baby moon
Saturn may be birthing a brand-new baby moon
NASA's Cassini spacecraft has witnessed some hijinks going on within Saturn's rings. There's a disturbance at the edge of the planet's outermost bright ring.
04/17/2014
Florida woman on crack gives birth and bites off umbilical cord
Florida woman on crack gives birth and bites off umbilical cord
A pregnant Florida woman delivered her baby in a motel bathtub, and that's the least bizarre thing about the circumstances of the child's entry into this mad, mad world.
04/17/2014
Vyacheslav Mishchenko snails gallery
Vyacheslav Mishchenko snails gallery
Ukrainian photographer Vyacheslav Mishchenko is passionate about the less obvious and more fragile parts of nature, where little creatures like snails dwell.
04/17/2014
Alicia Silverstone - no vaccinations for 2 year old son
Alicia Silverstone - no vaccinations for 2 year old son
Alicia Silverstone has revealed that her two-year-old son Bear has never been vaccinated for the usual run of childhood diseases including chickenpox and measles.
04/17/2014
TMNT Movie Trailer 2
TMNT Movie Trailer 2
The TMNT trailer (#2) provides closeups of Raphael and a glimpse at Master Splinter. Look closely and you'll see Splinter prepares to face off against Shredder.
04/17/2014
Texting motorist hits bicyclist, says "I don't care"
Texting motorist hits bicyclist, says
A texting motorist who slammed into a bicyclist and injured his spine told police she has some regrets—about the dents in her car.
04/17/2014
Wu Tang family member Johnson severs own wang
Wu Tang family member Johnson severs own wang
Johnson, along with his recovered penis, was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where he was being treated, said LA Police Sgt. William Mann.
04/16/2014
Malcolm Young from AC/DC may retire
Malcolm Young from AC/DC may retire
Whispers surfaced yesterday that the band’s 40th anniversary tour may be axed due to the health of one member, with some suggesting guitarist Malcolm Young may be unwell.
04/16/2014
Bloomberg to start a gun control organization
Bloomberg to start a gun control organization
Michael Bloomberg plans to take on the NRA and other Second Amendment advocates by forming and financing a new organization focused on gun control.
04/16/2014
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