The Otherground News Archive

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Mexican camel bites American to death over can of coke
Mexican camel bites American to death over can of coke
A camel that bit, kicked, and smothered an American to death at a wildlife park in Mexico was reportedly upset that it hadn't yet received its daily Coca-Cola.
10/16/2014
"In 1976 I discovered Ebola, now I fear ..."
Professor Piot, as a young scientist in Antwerp, you were part of the team that discovered the Ebola virus in 1976. How did it happen? I still remember exactly ...
10/16/2014
USSR's response to Rambo
USSR's response to Rambo
The Detached Mission was released shortly after Rambo 2 was released, and according to many observers was the Soviet Union's response to that film.
10/16/2014
Boy, 10, kills woman, 90, for yelling at him
Boy, 10, kills woman, 90, for yelling at him
"I killed that lady," the 10-year-old boy told a Pennsylvania state trooper, after a 90-year-old woman was found dead in the home of the boy's grandfather.
10/15/2014
Nurse killed 38 patients for being annoying
Nurse killed 38 patients for being annoying
Police believe Daniela Poggiali killed up to 38 patients with lethal doses of potassium chloride and may have sedated many more so they wouldn't disturb her.
10/15/2014
Mayor subponeas pastors for sermons on homosexuals
Mayor subponeas pastors for sermons on homosexuals
Houston has issued subpoenas demanding a group of pastors turn over any sermons dealing with homosexuality, gender identity or Annise Parker, the city’s first lesbian mayor.
10/15/2014
Tomorrowland teaser trailer
Tomorrowland teaser trailer
Frank and Casey travel through time and space to a place known as Tomorrowland, where their actions directly affect the world and themselves.
10/15/2014
Cremation of a human body
Cremation of a human body
We commend unto thy hands of mercy, the soul of this our brother departed, and we commit his body to the ground, earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust.
10/15/2014
Drunk cop escapes hit and run charge because she didn't remember it
Drunk cop escapes hit and run charge because she didn't remember it
"The statute said the person has to have known they were involved in a hit and run to charge them. We can't confirm she knew or not because she said she didn't remember,".
10/14/2014
OG Discussion: Dropping my pack-a-day smoking habit today
OG Discussion: Dropping my pack-a-day smoking habit today
I've smoked a pack a day for over ten years now. Never should have started. I took a drag off of a cigarette at a bar when I was 19 and in the Navy and began ...
10/14/2014
3 million sheep in the road
3 million sheep in the road
Not sure of the story on this one but there's a triple s#!^ load of sheep in the middle of the road, somewhere in Chili. The video says there are 3 million. You should count them.
10/14/2014
Jupiter Ascending trailer
Jupiter Ascending trailer
10/14/2014
16+ reason to date a woman with children
16+ reason to date a woman with children
eHarmony.com offers a saccharine list of 15 reasons to date a mom with kids: 1. She’s no wimp. Single moms are tough and independent. The OG made their own list.
10/14/2014
Let's play 'Find the sniper'
Let's play 'Find the sniper'
Snipers. They hide and wait; it’s what they do. Here are images of snipers who have adapted well with their surroundings. Can you find them in all 3 levels of play?
10/13/2014
Teens who joined ISIS: We've made a huge mistake
Teens who joined ISIS: We've made a huge mistake
Two Austrian teens got way more than they bargained for when they abandoned their families to become ISIS terrorists, and now they desperately want to come home.
10/13/2014
Guy gets rich on video poker glitch
Guy gets rich on video poker glitch
John Kane was on a winning streak. On July 3, 2009, he walked alone into the Silverton Casino in Vegas and sat down at a video poker machine called the Game King.
10/13/2014
World record albino catfish caught back to back
World record albino catfish caught back to back
“It was like dragging two sacks of potatoes through the water; it was unbelievable. I’ve been fishing for 50 years and this was the biggest fight I’ve ever had.”
10/13/2014
How long could you last in isolation?
How long could you last in isolation?
But the most alarming effects were the hallucinations. They would start with points of light, lines or shapes, eventually evolving into bizarre scenes...
10/13/2014
Sara X Mills offer unique accompaniment to Mozart
Sara X Mills offer unique accompaniment to Mozart
Las Vegas Model, tatooed goofball, avid reader, and socially awkward social networking professional Sara X Mills recently did Mozart’s “Eine kleine Nachtmusik."
10/13/2014
OGers first post movingly discusses suicide
OGers first post movingly discusses suicide
In January, my live-in gf shot herself in our bathroom. She left behind a three year old, family, friends and myself.
10/12/2014
BASE Jump into a rooftop pool
BASE Jump into a rooftop pool
If you get invited to a rooftop party in Kuala Lumpur, cool thing to do is show up fashionably late, or BASE jump off the 1,200-foot Kuala Lumpur tower.
10/12/2014
OGer mauled by a Pit Bull
OGer mauled by a Pit Bull
Drove myself to the hospital. Got 18 stiches on my right arm, 23 on my right leg and 3 on my left leg. Cops couldn't find the dog.
10/11/2014
Tinder LOL
Tinder LOL
Tinder has been criticised extensively for its "appearance based match-making process", which many have labelled shallow, superficial and vain. And funny.
10/11/2014
Guy loses virginity to his mom's corpse - after killing her
Guy loses virginity to his mom's corpse - after killing her
Kevin Davis, an 18-year-old from Texas, has admitted to brutally murdering his mother by striking her twenty times with a hammer, and then having intercourse with the corpse.
10/10/2014
Shooting range that refuses to cater to Muslims
Shooting range that refuses to cater to Muslims
A Muslim civil rights group is asking the Department of Justice to investigate an Arkansas shooting range whose owner recently declared it a "Muslim-free zone."
10/10/2014