CosmoBC.com OddNews http://oddnews.cosmobc.com A Blog Where All Is Odd, Weird, Bizarre, and Unusual! Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:21:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.1 Absurd Laws You’ve Been Breaking and Could Be Jailed For http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/12/11/absurd-laws-breaking-jailed/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/12/11/absurd-laws-breaking-jailed/#respond Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:20:14 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1365 Handcuffs ArrestIn the free world, every single person has to abide by certain rules of law. Why? Well, there are a bunch of reasons that range from the fact anarchy is packed full of flaws, people can’t be trusted to rule … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/12/11/absurd-laws-breaking-jailed/feed/ 0 Exploring the World’s Oceans http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/10/28/exploring-worlds-oceans/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/10/28/exploring-worlds-oceans/#respond Sat, 28 Oct 2017 23:05:30 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1337 Underwater FishAccording to estimates made by NOAA’s National Geophysical Data Center, the world’s oceans consists of 321,003,271 cubic miles of water. It has also been acknowledged that they cover 71 per cent of Earth. So, what can actually be found within … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/10/28/exploring-worlds-oceans/feed/ 0 Is Squirrel Girl The Most Powerful Superhero In The Marvel Universe http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/07/06/squirrel-girl-powerful-superhero-marvel-universe/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/07/06/squirrel-girl-powerful-superhero-marvel-universe/#respond Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:26:40 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1320 SquirrelWhether or not you are a comic book enthusiast, sure you have heard of the many goings-on of Marvel superheroes thanks to the current comic book film adaptations. With comic book films always on the minds of Hollywood executives, actors … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/07/06/squirrel-girl-powerful-superhero-marvel-universe/feed/ 0 Home Sweet Home: How To Deal With Bad Neighbors http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/05/04/home-sweet-home-deal-bad-neighbors/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/05/04/home-sweet-home-deal-bad-neighbors/#respond Fri, 05 May 2017 03:28:27 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1312 Bad NeighborOne thing that might be wreaking havoc on your life could be your relationship with your neighbor. Because you are at your home at least once in the day, the chances are that you will come across them quite often. … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/05/04/home-sweet-home-deal-bad-neighbors/feed/ 0 3 Reasons To Never Go Out Again! http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/04/06/3-reasons-again/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/04/06/3-reasons-again/#respond Thu, 06 Apr 2017 21:51:45 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1307 Home CouchIt’s something that has been touted a lot before, staying in is the new going out, where people would rather lounge on their sofas than head out for an “epic” night out, and it seems that the preference for staying … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/04/06/3-reasons-again/feed/ 0 6 Of The Most Dangerous Jobs On Earth http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/02/28/6-dangerous-jobs-earth/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/02/28/6-dangerous-jobs-earth/#respond Tue, 28 Feb 2017 23:07:17 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1299 SnakeLike most people, I’m sure there are certain things about your job that bore you to tears. However, when you consider what other people have for a nine-to-five, it can make your cushy office job seem much more appealing! Here, … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2017/02/28/6-dangerous-jobs-earth/feed/ 0 Laws to Restrict Unhealthy Alcohol Consumption http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/06/09/laws-restrict-unhealthy-alcohol-consumption/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/06/09/laws-restrict-unhealthy-alcohol-consumption/#comments Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:47:46 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1210 Beer PintAlcohol is considered a social drink by many societies around the world. While others limit the consumption of the drink, there are many others who have no restrictions on the amount of alcohol as well as the drinking age. There … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/06/09/laws-restrict-unhealthy-alcohol-consumption/feed/ 8 Protecting Your Rights When Talking To Police http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/06/02/protecting-rights-talking-police/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/06/02/protecting-rights-talking-police/#comments Thu, 02 Jun 2016 15:44:29 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1197 Policewoman ToyThe average person is becoming a lot more aware, these days, of the risks that are posed by encounters with the police. It doesn't benefit anyone to assume that the worst will happen. However, any of these encounters are likely to be fairly serious, so they should be taken seriously. Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/06/02/protecting-rights-talking-police/feed/ 6 Top Tips: How To Cope With Court http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/30/top-tips-cope-court/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/30/top-tips-cope-court/#comments Mon, 30 May 2016 15:55:04 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1177 CourtroomIf you've been accused of a crime, whether you're guilty or not, the steps you must take are largely similar. In a lot of cases, you'll have to attend a court, and it can be a stressful ordeal at the best of times. This in mind, coping with the day won't be an easy feat to accomplish. Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/30/top-tips-cope-court/feed/ 3 Things You Need To Know About Being Arrested On The Road http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/27/arrested-road/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/27/arrested-road/#comments Fri, 27 May 2016 15:04:40 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1174 Police Toy CarHave you ever been pulled over on the road by a police car? It can be quite shocking. You might have been driving along, when suddenly, you saw blue lights flashing in your mirror. You may not even understand what you did wrong. But now, you need to find a place to pull over that's safe. How should you handle this situation? Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/27/arrested-road/feed/ 3 Common Moving Mistakes You Must Avoid http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/03/common-moving-mistakes-avoid/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/03/common-moving-mistakes-avoid/#comments Wed, 04 May 2016 00:32:52 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1162 Moving CardboardIt is normal for people to make certain rookie mistakes when doing something for the very first time. This applies to moving too. Changing your place of living is quite a bittersweet experience. Thus, you will not be your best … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/05/03/common-moving-mistakes-avoid/feed/ 3 What Should I Do If I Am Charged With A Crime? http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/28/charged-crime/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/28/charged-crime/#comments Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:28:34 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1154 Crime JailNo one thinks it will ever happen to them, and then they are charged with a crime. Not only is it a traumatic experience, but it is also a surprising one. It is the element of surprise that makes your … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/28/charged-crime/feed/ 3 How to Choose the Right Windows for Your Home http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/27/choose-windows-home/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/27/choose-windows-home/#comments Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:05:36 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1140 Window Frame HouseHave your windows been through the worst part of their lives? Are they now winding down their last days in relative disarray? Well, you aren’t alone. Replacing windows is something every homeowner will have to do at some point in … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/27/choose-windows-home/feed/ 3 How to Choose the Perfect Lawyer http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/27/choose-perfect-lawyer/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/27/choose-perfect-lawyer/#comments Wed, 27 Apr 2016 04:03:40 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1137 Judge Hammer CourtThere are many reasons why you might need a lawyer. It can be something as simple as drafting a trust, or it can be the transactions of real estate that you need to do. Alternatively, you may also need a … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/27/choose-perfect-lawyer/feed/ 4 Replacing Your Windows for Cheap http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/26/replacing-windows-cheap/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/26/replacing-windows-cheap/#comments Wed, 27 Apr 2016 03:22:23 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1142 Window AtticAre you going to replace your windows? This is obviously not something you do all the time, and you probably haven’t done it before. Whether it is actually the first time you are getting replacement windows for your home, or … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/26/replacing-windows-cheap/feed/ 4 The Do’s And Don’ts Of Personal Injury Claims http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/18/dos-donts-personal-injury-claims/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/18/dos-donts-personal-injury-claims/#comments Mon, 18 Apr 2016 16:48:33 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1128 Accident Banana PeelPersonal injury can be devastating. Not only do you have to contend with the immediate ill-effects, but you also have to cope with financial worries if you’re unable to work. If that injury wasn’t your fault, you need to make … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/18/dos-donts-personal-injury-claims/feed/ 3 Disturbing The Peace Charges: What You Should Know http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/08/disturbing-peace-charges/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/08/disturbing-peace-charges/#comments Fri, 08 Apr 2016 15:45:25 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1123 Police ArrestDisturbing the peace is a crime in which someone violates another person’s personal peace. Although most of us agree with the law itself, the actions that constitute breaking it are often minor affairs. Whether you had an argument in public … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/08/disturbing-peace-charges/feed/ 3 What Should I Do If I’m Caught Driving Under The Influence? http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/05/caught-driving-influence/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/05/caught-driving-influence/#comments Wed, 06 Apr 2016 00:39:59 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1119 Car Keys AlcoholThousands of people become injured in drunk driving cases every single year, so it’s a prevalent problem. However, if you have been unfairly accused of being under the influence, what can you do to fight that charge? Like any legal … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/05/caught-driving-influence/feed/ 3 How Axe Throwing Lessons for Teens Lay Roots in the Community http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/01/axe-throwing-lessons-teens-lay-roots-community/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/01/axe-throwing-lessons-teens-lay-roots-community/#comments Sat, 02 Apr 2016 02:06:47 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1109 Axe WoodOver the past ten years, axe throwing leagues have been opening up across Canada, especially in the GTA. For the most part, they’ve been adult-only venues, but some of them are now opening up lessons for teens. It’s an amateur … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/04/01/axe-throwing-lessons-teens-lay-roots-community/feed/ 3 Women Are Leaving Criminal Law In Worrying Numbers http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/03/10/women-leaving-criminal-law-worrying-numbers/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/03/10/women-leaving-criminal-law-worrying-numbers/#comments Thu, 10 Mar 2016 18:40:14 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1103 Justice LawReports from the Criminal Lawyers’ Association (CLA) have shown that women are quitting criminal law practice at a much higher rate than men. The report was released last weekend at a CLA conference in London, Ontario, under the title “The … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/03/10/women-leaving-criminal-law-worrying-numbers/feed/ 4 Laws Any Gun Owner Must Obey http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/03/09/laws-gun-owner-obey/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/03/09/laws-gun-owner-obey/#comments Thu, 10 Mar 2016 01:30:17 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1100 GunOwning a firearm is something which many people feel entitled to. It’s true that, in the United States, adult individuals have the right to bear arms. However, there are certain dangers surrounding gun use – no matter how careful you … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2016/03/09/laws-gun-owner-obey/feed/ 4 The 6 Weirdest Things Ever Found on a Construction Site http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/11/25/6-weirdest-construction-site/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/11/25/6-weirdest-construction-site/#comments Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:17:44 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=1089 Construction TruckConstruction happens all over the world on a daily basis, so it’s simply a matter of odds that we’ll uncover some unexpected — and sometimes downright bizarre — findings along the way. Here are six of the strangest examples I could … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/11/25/6-weirdest-construction-site/feed/ 8 Winning at Casino Games According to the Movies http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/10/20/winning-casino-games-movies/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/10/20/winning-casino-games-movies/#comments Tue, 20 Oct 2015 21:49:02 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=974 Poker CasinoThe modern generation relies heavily on videos, they watch them, they make them, they edit them, but can they learn from them? More specifically can they learn something properly, like how to play poker and win? In the interest of … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/10/20/winning-casino-games-movies/feed/ 2 Vaping: A Billion Pound Industry http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/09/25/vaping-billion-pound-industry/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/09/25/vaping-billion-pound-industry/#comments Fri, 25 Sep 2015 23:45:01 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=966 E-Cigarette VapingGlobal sales of e-cigarettes, or vaping devices, have grown this year by 59 per cent, reaching £3.9billion – or for the first time, more than $6billion. Turnover generated by e-cigarette kits and accessories such as Phoenix e-cig batteries, customisable atomisers … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/09/25/vaping-billion-pound-industry/feed/ 2 Another Great Reason to Give Up Soda http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/09/08/great-reason-give-soda/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/09/08/great-reason-give-soda/#comments Wed, 09 Sep 2015 00:25:37 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=956 Soda CansIn caring for our health, we always try to make the best decisions for our bodies. For many, this involves making the choice to cut out some of the least healthy food and drink options including those that are high … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/09/08/great-reason-give-soda/feed/ 3 Jurassic Park: Sadly Realistic http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/06/05/jurassic-park-sadly-realistic/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/06/05/jurassic-park-sadly-realistic/#comments Sat, 06 Jun 2015 00:16:19 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=932 Tyrannosaurus Rex SkeletonI know, I know—dinosaur fights, Unix systems, rapid breeding, clones that work better, not worse, than designed—it seems far-fetched to call this movie realistic. But the last time I had watched Jurassic Park was before I graduated high school. When … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/06/05/jurassic-park-sadly-realistic/feed/ 8 5 Reasons Libraries Aren’t Dead Yet http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/04/16/5-reasons-libraries-dead/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/04/16/5-reasons-libraries-dead/#comments Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:22:23 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=913 Library photo by Timetrax23. License: CC BY-SA 2.0.With the development of modern technology and nearly everyone using search engines such as Google to find information, it is surprising to walk down the street and find that the local library still remains open to the public for use. … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/04/16/5-reasons-libraries-dead/feed/ 5 7 Unusual Alcohols You Might Regret Trying http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/02/26/7-unusual-alcohols-regret/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/02/26/7-unusual-alcohols-regret/#comments Fri, 27 Feb 2015 02:15:37 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=887 Amazake. Photo by Bex Walton. License: CC BY 2.0.1. Amazake Although the alcohol percentage of this Japanese drink is low, it doesn’t make it any easier to imbibe. White, thick and with an aftertaste – this is one highly suspicious-looking liquid. Like many Asian alcohols, it’s made from … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/02/26/7-unusual-alcohols-regret/feed/ 3 5 Diseases Spread by Bats http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/02/25/5-diseases-spread-bats/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/02/25/5-diseases-spread-bats/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:33:22 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=897 Bats Flying DogsBats are very extraordinary creatures. They are the only known flying mammal and one of only a few creatures on the planet to successfully use echolocation to hunt for their food. Bats are also hugely beneficial to humans in that … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/02/25/5-diseases-spread-bats/feed/ 3 Unusual Valentine’s Day Adventure Ideas http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/01/20/unusual-valentines-day-adventure-ideas/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/01/20/unusual-valentines-day-adventure-ideas/#comments Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:49:04 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=882 Treasure MapIdeas for all – from the tight fisted romantic to the inspiration-dry eccentric aristocrat. Need to treat your special someone, but sick of money-grabbing restaurant chains upping prices and threatening to bring your bank balance back to its student days … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/01/20/unusual-valentines-day-adventure-ideas/feed/ 3 The World’s Weirdest Festivals http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/01/19/worlds-weirdest-festivals/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/01/19/worlds-weirdest-festivals/#comments Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:39:40 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=879 Cheese Rolling Festival. Photo by Dave Farrance. License: CC BY-SA 3.0.The Cheese Rolling Festival Every year in the West Country one very unusual annual festival takes place. The cheese rolling festival of Cooper’s Hill is infamous for its sheer inexplicable concept, and involves a wheel of cheese battling humans to … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2015/01/19/worlds-weirdest-festivals/feed/ 6 Avoid These Rookie Mistakes in Homebrewing http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2014/07/06/avoid-rookie-mistakes-homebrewing/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2014/07/06/avoid-rookie-mistakes-homebrewing/#comments Sun, 06 Jul 2014 20:35:27 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=848 Beer SamplerPhoto by Quinn Dombrowski. Starting producing your own beer can be an incredibly amusing process. First of all, you will be pleased with yourself, since you have started learning a completely new skill. This is a very important side of homebrewing, since … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2014/07/06/avoid-rookie-mistakes-homebrewing/feed/ 7 When Professional Jocks Were Geeks http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2013/06/21/professional-jocks-geeks/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2013/06/21/professional-jocks-geeks/#comments Fri, 21 Jun 2013 23:35:24 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=456 Ryan FitzpatrickWe’re all well aware of the struggle between brains and brawn, but some people were blessed with both. A surprising number of athletes have incredible academic pasts, and some were even hoping to follow a much geekier career path. Here … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2013/06/21/professional-jocks-geeks/feed/ 3 Cow On The Loose Wanders To McDonalds http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/05/15/cow-loose-wanders-mcdonalds/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/05/15/cow-loose-wanders-mcdonalds/#comments Tue, 15 May 2012 12:02:45 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=430 An escaped cow made its way to a fast food restaurant Monday afternoon. I like the line: “No word if the cow placed an order”. That’s priceless!]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/05/15/cow-loose-wanders-mcdonalds/feed/ 3 Strangest Laws Every California Driver Needs to Know [Infographic] http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/01/10/strangest-laws-california-driver-infographic/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/01/10/strangest-laws-california-driver-infographic/#comments Wed, 11 Jan 2012 01:08:46 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=390 Many states have strange laws that make little sense in today’s world. Whether they are very old or inspired by an unlikely event, you can still face consequences for breaking them. These are the strangest laws California drivers need to … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/01/10/strangest-laws-california-driver-infographic/feed/ 5 Strangest Car Recalls Of 2011 [Infographic] http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/01/01/strangest-car-recalls-2011-infographic/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/01/01/strangest-car-recalls-2011-infographic/#comments Mon, 02 Jan 2012 03:10:06 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=381 There were some rather strange recalls throughout the automotive industry in 2011. Certain Chevrolet Cruzes were recalled because the steering wheel could have been improperly fastened to the steering column. This could have caused the steering wheel to accidentally detach … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2012/01/01/strangest-car-recalls-2011-infographic/feed/ 1 Swedish Man Arrested After Trying to Build a Nuclear Reactor at Home http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/08/06/swedish-man-arrested-after-trying-to-build-a-nuclear-reactor-at-home/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/08/06/swedish-man-arrested-after-trying-to-build-a-nuclear-reactor-at-home/#comments Sat, 06 Aug 2011 18:11:15 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=333 A man from Sweden was arrested after trying to start a nuclear reaction in his own kitchen. 31-year-old Richard Handl said that he was only doing it as a hobby and didn’t know that it was illegal. It is illegal … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/08/06/swedish-man-arrested-after-trying-to-build-a-nuclear-reactor-at-home/feed/ 2 News Headline Fail http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/07/12/news-headline-fail/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/07/12/news-headline-fail/#comments Wed, 13 Jul 2011 02:33:40 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=311 I guess LA Times should hire better editors if they let this get published without noticing. "This long headline will be 126 characters" is not really a catchy headline is it? Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/07/12/news-headline-fail/feed/ 2 TV Fail: Star Trek’s Maquis NOT Involved In Bin Laden Mission http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/06/29/tv-fail-star-trek-maquis-not-involved-in-bin-laden-mission/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/06/29/tv-fail-star-trek-maquis-not-involved-in-bin-laden-mission/#comments Thu, 30 Jun 2011 01:13:22 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=301 Some time ago a German news station had a major image fail due to a humorous mix-up. While reporting the news about US Navy SEALs succeeding in killing Osama bin Laden, they mistook a Star Trek Maquis fan-made emblem for the for the actual SEAL Team Six emblem. Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/06/29/tv-fail-star-trek-maquis-not-involved-in-bin-laden-mission/feed/ 3 Checking Into Rehab Fail http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/04/18/checking-into-rehab-fail/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/04/18/checking-into-rehab-fail/#respond Tue, 19 Apr 2011 00:26:10 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=285 “A drunk driver is being blamed for crashing an SUV into a sober living facility in South Los Angeles.”]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/04/18/checking-into-rehab-fail/feed/ 0 400 Trillion Trillion Pints of Beer Lost in Space http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/03/16/400-trillion-trillion-pints-of-beer-lost-in-space/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/03/16/400-trillion-trillion-pints-of-beer-lost-in-space/#comments Wed, 16 Mar 2011 23:26:30 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=278 This week, a million fraternity brothers rushed to join NASA. The reason: scientists have discovered beer in space. Well, not beer exactly. But they did find alcohol: ethyl alcohol, to be precise, the active ingredient in all major alcoholic drinks … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/03/16/400-trillion-trillion-pints-of-beer-lost-in-space/feed/ 56 Two Suspected Burglars Caught Hiding Inside Jail http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/02/18/two-suspected-burglars-caught-hiding-inside-jail/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/02/18/two-suspected-burglars-caught-hiding-inside-jail/#respond Fri, 18 Feb 2011 21:26:51 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=271 Probably the last place they would look! LOL “Two suspected burglars on the run from police in Colombia have been detained while trying to hide inside a jail.”]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2011/02/18/two-suspected-burglars-caught-hiding-inside-jail/feed/ 0 ISU Researchers Discover New Element [Parody] http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/12/08/isu-researchers-discover-new-element-parody/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/12/08/isu-researchers-discover-new-element-parody/#comments Thu, 09 Dec 2010 04:32:58 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=255 Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/12/08/isu-researchers-discover-new-element-parody/feed/ 2 Crazy Train http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/11/14/crazy-train/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/11/14/crazy-train/#comments Mon, 15 Nov 2010 00:35:25 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=248 A massively overcrowded train like this has to be a safety hazard! Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/11/14/crazy-train/feed/ 1 SKYNET http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/05/18/skynet/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/05/18/skynet/#comments Tue, 18 May 2010 21:39:45 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=210 SKYNET - It's only a matter of time. Arnold Schwarzenegger seems quite happy to see Terminator-tech progressing… Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/05/18/skynet/feed/ 1 Some of the Weirdest Phobias http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/04/some-of-the-weirdest-phobias/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/04/some-of-the-weirdest-phobias/#comments Thu, 04 Mar 2010 19:18:05 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=169 Nearly everyone is afraid of something. But when the fear is intense and persistent it is called a phobia. Some of those phobias are really weird, such as some of those listed below. Achluophobia: Fear of darkness. Acousticophobia: Fear of … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/04/some-of-the-weirdest-phobias/feed/ 2 That’s No Moon! http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/03/thats-no-moon/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/03/thats-no-moon/#comments Wed, 03 Mar 2010 23:08:05 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=162 Mimas, a moon of Saturn bears a striking resemblance to the Death Star from the Star Wars movies, due to its huge 130 km wide crater. Read more about it on CosmoBC.com AstroBlog: Mimas And Iapetus, Two Odd Moons Of … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/03/thats-no-moon/feed/ 3 U.S. Dumb Laws Compilation http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/02/u-s-dumb-laws-compilation/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/02/u-s-dumb-laws-compilation/#respond Tue, 02 Mar 2010 19:14:04 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=159 United States FlagA compilation of all the U.S. dumb laws have been recently published on CosmoBC.com Jokes. Since dumb laws also qualify as odd & bizarre, I thought you might be interested. So follow the link below: U.S. Dumb Laws Compilation]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/03/02/u-s-dumb-laws-compilation/feed/ 0 Some of the Geekiest Graffiti http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/02/26/some-of-the-geekiest-graffiti/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/02/26/some-of-the-geekiest-graffiti/#comments Fri, 26 Feb 2010 17:25:33 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=91 Here are some of the geekiest graffiti ever seen. Some of them require at least a basic knowledge of programming to fully understand them, but others are pretty straight forward to anyone. So enjoy! 😀 And let me know what … Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/02/26/some-of-the-geekiest-graffiti/feed/ 3 Odd No Eye-Contact Glasses http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/02/19/odd-no-eye-contact-glasses/ http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/02/19/odd-no-eye-contact-glasses/#comments Fri, 19 Feb 2010 15:36:46 +0000 http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/?p=54 No Eye-Contact GlassesThey're giving away these odd looking glasses at the Rotterdam Zoo to prevent eye-contact with the animals. Some animals, such as gorillas could respond aggressively if someone were to make eye-contact with them. Continue reading ]]> http://oddnews.cosmobc.com/2010/02/19/odd-no-eye-contact-glasses/feed/ 24