Odd But True

Domino’s pizza shop sex: Bridlington couple guilty


A couple had sex against the counter of a pizza delivery shop as staff worked in its kitchen, a court has heard. Daniella Hirst, 29, and Craig Smith, 31, were captured on CCTV in the Domino’s shop in Scarborough in February. Hirst, of Bridlington, pleaded guilty to outraging public decency and Smith, of Bridlington, was found guilty in his absence. ...

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Mystery mourner has been crashing funerals for 14 years for free food


A phantom mourner who goes to every funeral at a local church to tuck into food at the wake has been slammed by grieving relatives. It is claimed the unnamed woman has joined mourners at almost every funeral for the last 14 years and even chats to grieving family members and at one recent funeral ate buffet food ‘like there is no ...

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Frenchman ordered to pay wife damages for lack of sex


A Frenchman has been ordered to pay his ex wife £8, 500 in damages for failing to have enough sex with her during their marriage. The 51-year-old man was fined under article 215 of France’s civil code, which states married couples must agree to a “shared communal life”. A judge has now ruled that this law implies that “sexual relations must ...

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Man in China files false robbery report to avoid handing pay cheque to wife


A man’s plan to avoid handing over his pay cheque to his wife by filing a false police report backfired, after police saw through his ruse with the help of traffic camera footage. The man, surnamed Cai, lives in Hangzhou in eastern China’s Zhejiang province. He was detained for 10 days and fined 500 yuan (S$103) for his act. According to ...

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South Africa student fights to keep thesis during robbery


The prospect of losing the only copy of her master’s thesis during a robbery was just too much for one South African student to bear. Noxolo Ntusi, 26, grappled with armed attackers to hold on to it during the incident in Johannesburg on Tuesday. “There’s no way I will let them take it,” she told the BBC. But she also ...

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Robbers steal church equipment worth over GHc100,000

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Some suspected armed robbers on Sunday broke into the premises of Living Grace Ministries International at Berlin-Top, a suburb of Fiapre in the Sunyani West District, and stole worshipping equipment worth over GH¢100,000. The items stolen included Belinger Composers (Compressor), Allen and Heath 24000 mixer board, TRX 4000 Amplifier, TRX 2500 amplifier, Yamaha E950 keyboard, Yamaha 9000 keyboard, two LCD ...

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We’ve no record of Sebastian Osumanu – Amsterdam University


Sebastian Roy Osumanu never attended the University of Amsterdam. This is a confirmation from the University which says “We can find no record of one Sebastian Roy Osumanu having enrolled at the University of Amsterdam.” Sebastian Roy Osumanu gained social media fame last week for being the most successful student ever in the record books of the University of Amsterdam ...

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How one Ghanaian used Photoshop to create fake PhD awards


But say, you have been living under a rock for the past few weeks, you most probably how Sebastian, a Ghanaian student in Amsterdam, made headlines after he was given 5 awards at a recent graduation of the University of Amsterdam. The story of the “historical feat” went viral and was published by several media houses both in Ghana and ...

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Man ‘raped female patient with brain injury at hospital’

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A female patient with a serious brain injury was allegedly raped at a New York City hospital. A nurse was said to have walked in on Keith Nembhard, 37, while he was sexually assaulting the woman, according to New York Post sources. Officials at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital called security straight away and the suspect was held until police arrived. Officers ultimately charged ...

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Python found lurking in bathroom toilet in Southend


A five-year-old boy was shocked to discover a python inside his toilet when he lifted up the lid. He was “frantic” when he found it in the bathroom at home in Southend, Essex, his mother Laura Cowell said. Specialists from pet shop Scales and Fangs came to the rescue, removing the harmless 3ft (91cm) baby royal python. “It smelt of ...

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