The Otherground News Archive

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Man punches self in face, accuses cops of brutality
Man punches self in face, accuses cops of brutality
A video released Tuesday afternoon by the Lane County Sheriff's Office shows a man punching himself in the face in an effort to get out of jail, according to deputies.
02/18/2015
The massive plume on the surface of Mars ...
The massive plume on the surface of Mars ...
Three years ago on March 20, in Pennsylvania, an amateur astronomer named Wayne Jaeschke turned his telescope to the skies and captured something strange.
02/18/2015
Teen killed in Maryland shootout; parents found dead
Teen killed in Maryland shootout; parents found dead
It started as a police chase after a teenager ignored a traffic stop by a Maryland state trooper. By the time it ended, the 16-year-old suspect was dead in a shootout.
02/17/2015
Mum kills son to save him from embarrassment
Mum kills son to save him from embarrassment
37 year old mum, Nuray Sacan, who throttled her 10-year-old son to death because she thought his big ears were ruining his life is facing murder charges in Turkey.
02/17/2015
Niagara Falls freezes over
Niagara Falls freezes over
For the second time this winter, Niagara falls has come to an icy halt as the six million cubic feet of water that typically flow over the falls every minute has frozen over.
02/17/2015
Girl can't prove she exists
Girl can't prove she exists
To the government, Alecia Pennington doesn't exist. She has been unable to get a driver’s license, get a job, go to college, get a bank account, or vote. What can she do?
02/16/2015
These nuts  may ward off or prevent Alzheimer's
These nuts  may ward off or prevent Alzheimer's
A daily dose of walnuts might reduce, delay, or prevent the risk of contracting Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study published in the Journal of AD.
02/16/2015
India: Pooping openly blunts nation's growth
India: Pooping openly blunts nation's growth
Dodging leering men and stick-wielding farmers and avoiding spots that her neighbors had soiled, the mother of 3 pulled up her sari and defecated with the Taj Mahal in plain view.
02/16/2015
"I am getting sick and tired of dinosaurs being forced on our children."
A parent, who's part of a group that believes dinosaurs are one big lie, is getting international attention after making an angry post on a parenting site.
02/13/2015
Los Angeles officer who saw replica gun shoots teen in back
Los Angeles officer who saw replica gun shoots teen in back
A Los Angeles police officer shot and wounded a 15-year-old boy in the back after spotting him in an alley standing near someone holding what appeared to be a gun.
02/13/2015
IRS pays illegals who didn't pay taxes
IRS pays illegals who didn't pay taxes
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen told Congress on Wednesday that even illegal immigrants who didn’t pay taxes will be able to claim back-refunds.
02/13/2015
Montana lawmaker wants to ban yoga pants
Montana lawmaker wants to ban yoga pants
Tight-fitting clothing—like yoga pants, for example—could also be considered indecent exposure under the law, the Republican lawmaker said. wtf?
02/12/2015
OG'er gets world's first penis reduction surgery
OG'er gets world's first penis reduction surgery
A 17-year-old boy has undergone the world's first penis reduction surgery, surgeons claim. The American teen requested the surgery after his penis grew too large ...
02/12/2015
NASA releases stunning 5 yr time lapse of the sun
NASA releases stunning 5 yr time lapse of the sun
NASA released a spectacular five-year time lapse of the sun on Wednesday to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the launch of the Solar Dynamics Observatory.
02/12/2015
You can now give your boyfriend a chocolate mold - NSFW
You can now give your boyfriend a chocolate mold - NSFW
Not sure what to get the special man in your life for Valentine’s Day? How about a chocolate version of your butthole? This story is NOT safe for work.
02/11/2015
Suspected paedophile killed with one punch at restaurant
Suspected paedophile killed with one punch at restaurant
Photographs have emerged of a man arrested on suspicion of killing a suspected paedophile with one punch after he found him filming his young daughter on his iPad.
02/11/2015
21yo millionaire baseball player lives in a van down by the river
21yo millionaire baseball player lives in a van down by the river
After receiving a $2 million signing bonus with the Toronto Blue Jays, Daniel Norris decided to hit the road with his new dream car/house, a 1978 Volkswagen Westfalia camper van.
02/11/2015
Controversial technique for DUI checkpoints
Controversial technique for DUI checkpoints
A South Florida lawyer has come up with a novel way for drivers to handle police drunk-driving checkpoints and posted a video about it that has gotten over 2 million views.
02/10/2015
Black teen kills white classmate, posts selfie
Black teen kills white classmate, posts selfie
A US teenager has been charged with the murder of a classmate after police said he posted a Snapchat photo of himself with the victim's body.
02/10/2015
OGer lost dog near Mesa, AZ
OGer lost dog near Mesa, AZ
Anybody located on the east side in Arizona near Mesa? My German Shepherd got out on the 4th. Had him since he was 1 month old, he's now 6. I miss the hell out of him.
02/10/2015
Michael Bloomberg suggests disarming minorities to ‘keep them alive’
Michael Bloomberg suggests disarming minorities to ‘keep them alive’
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg reportedly argued Friday that guns need to be kept out of the hands of minorities in order to keep them alive ...
02/09/2015
Women's prison orgy goes terribly wrong
Women's prison orgy goes terribly wrong
28 inmates escaped from a Brazilian jail after three women in sexy police costumes 'seduced' the prison wardens. Police found three wardens naked and handcuffed ...
02/09/2015
Sisters deported from Cambodia for nude pics
Sisters deported from Cambodia for nude pics
Lindsey Adams, 22, and her 20-year-old sister Leslie, from Prescott, Arizona, were discovered taking 'nude pictures' inside the Preah Khan temple at the world heritage site.
02/09/2015
Afghanistan war hero stripped of silver star
Afghanistan war hero stripped of silver star
Most Americans would take one look at Golsteyn’s record of service and call him a hero. The revocation of an award such as the Silver Star is extraordinarily rare.
02/06/2015
Cops taser naked man throwing snowballs
Cops taser naked man throwing snowballs
Police said they took an incoherent and combative 18-year-old into detention Saturday night after responding to a report of a naked man outside and throwing snowballs.
02/06/2015