Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Dublin: 14°C Saturday 20 August 2022

#Odd

# odd - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Here are the weirdest and most brilliant pictures sent in by our readers
# Eh Thanks
# Eh Thanks

Here are the weirdest and most brilliant pictures sent in by our readers

Jun 26th 2016, 12:00 PM 27,216 Views 19 Comments

Hats off guys.

# odd - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Doppelgangers, a pig's head and an alien saviour: The 20 strangest stories of 2015
# The Twilight Zone
# The Twilight Zone

Doppelgangers, a pig's head and an alien saviour: The 20 strangest stories of 2015

Dec 27th 2015, 10:00 AM 14,119 Views 1 Comment

“That CAN’T be right…”

# odd - Friday 25 December, 2015

What it's like to live in Santa Claus, Indiana - the world's most Christmassy town
# I Know Him
# I Know Him

What it's like to live in Santa Claus, Indiana - the world's most Christmassy town

Dec 25th 2015, 8:45 AM 14,486 Views 12 Comments

We spoke to some residents of the town where it’s 25 December every day of the year.

# odd - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

24 weird and wonderful seasonal photos that you won't find on a Christmas card
# Lost And Found
# Lost And Found

24 weird and wonderful seasonal photos that you won't find on a Christmas card

Dec 22nd 2015, 11:59 AM 29,108 Views 13 Comments

The best presents are left at the bottom of the stocking.

# odd - Sunday 28 December, 2014

12 really strange things that happened in 2014
# Welcome To Bizarro World
# Welcome To Bizarro World

12 really strange things that happened in 2014

Dec 28th 2014, 5:30 PM 35,657 Views 2 Comments

“Where people throw ducks at balloons, and nothing is the way it seems.”

# odd - Saturday 6 September, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Sep 6th 2014, 10:15 AM 12,795 Views 1 Comment

A politician into bondage, an over-eager suitor and a sock-eating dog – it’s all the week’d weirdest news.

# odd - Saturday 30 August, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Aug 30th 2014, 10:15 AM 10,904 Views 5 Comments

IVF penguins, foam hotdogs and a human skull – it’s all the week’d weirdest news.

# odd - Saturday 23 August, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Aug 23rd 2014, 10:15 AM 19,009 Views 1 Comment

Chicken, computer coders and stripping – it’s all the week’d weirdest news.

# odd - Saturday 16 August, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Aug 16th 2014, 10:15 AM 23,244 Views 6 Comments

Cats with many lives and priests with recording contracts – it’s all the week’d weirdest news.

# odd - Saturday 2 August, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Aug 2nd 2014, 10:15 AM 13,417 Views 1 Comment

– it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# odd - Saturday 5 July, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jul 5th 2014, 10:15 AM 10,427 Views 0 Comments

Waitresses with guns, monster members and headbangers – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# odd - Saturday 28 June, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jun 28th 2014, 10:15 AM 6,423 Views 0 Comments

Cyclist-eating geese, Krusty Krabs and MENSA – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# odd - Friday 27 June, 2014

Knickers in 'weird', 'creepy' twist at Wimbledon
# Odd
From The42
# Odd

Knickers in 'weird', 'creepy' twist at Wimbledon

Jun 27th 2014, 7:45 PM 14,881 Views 9 Comments

Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, among others, have voiced opposition to the notion.

# odd - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Is this the strangest football match of all time?
# Odd
From The42
# Odd

Is this the strangest football match of all time?

Jun 25th 2014, 3:15 PM 17,155 Views 8 Comments

How did these two teams both want to score own goals?

# odd - Saturday 21 June, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jun 21st 2014, 10:15 AM 15,634 Views 1 Comment

Bras, dentures and cocaine cookies – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# odd - Saturday 7 June, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Jun 7th 2014, 10:15 AM 18,393 Views 5 Comments

Selfie surgery, sex dolls and gorillas on the loose – it’s the week’s wildest and wackiest news, rounded up just for you.

# odd - Saturday 24 May, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

May 24th 2014, 10:15 AM 13,772 Views 6 Comments

No beef for the Mexican World Cup team –find out why plus all the weirdest stories you need to hear.

# odd - Saturday 17 May, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

May 17th 2014, 10:15 AM 12,091 Views 5 Comments

Baptising aliens, Never Been Kissed and cash in a couch – it’s all the weirdest stories you need to hear.

# odd - Saturday 10 May, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

May 10th 2014, 10:15 AM 16,103 Views 2 Comments

Loyal dogs, a “serial pooper” and hot dogs – it’s all the weirdest stories you need to hear.

# odd - Saturday 29 March, 2014

6 unexpected things that happened this week
# Inspired By Cadbury
From The Daily Edge
# Inspired By Cadbury

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Mar 29th 2014, 10:15 AM 18,842 Views 7 Comments

A crow is smarter than your kid, the French are taking over the world and doggie dialtones – it’s all the bizarre news stories you need to know about.

# odd - Saturday 15 March, 2014

6 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 weird things that happened this week

Mar 15th 2014, 10:15 AM 15,474 Views 9 Comments

Scientists are THIS CLOSE to cloning a woolly mammoth – it’s all the bizarre news stories you need to know about.

# odd - Saturday 8 March, 2014

6 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 weird things that happened this week

Mar 8th 2014, 10:15 AM 20,231 Views 4 Comments

Biros, cosy penguins and a 30,000-year-old virus brought to life – it’s all the bizarre news stories you need to know about.

# odd - Saturday 22 February, 2014

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Feb 22nd 2014, 10:15 AM 23,664 Views 9 Comments

Cows love slow jams, drug-smuggling with Kinder Eggs and Ragnarok – it’s all the MAD stuff you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 15 February, 2014

6 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 weird things that happened this week

Feb 15th 2014, 10:15 AM 22,165 Views 1 Comment

Gym selfies banned, a money shredding alarm clock and a terrible heroin smuggler – it’s all the MAD stuff you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 8 February, 2014

6 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

6 weird things that happened this week

Feb 8th 2014, 10:15 AM 22,449 Views 8 Comments

Dog dirt detectives, high-cost hamburgers and penguins on pills – it’s all the MAD stuff you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 1 February, 2014

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Feb 1st 2014, 10:15 AM 26,521 Views 10 Comments

A schoolgirl and a bullet, some peanut butter and a jellyfish, and a gay cat – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 25 January, 2014

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Jan 25th 2014, 10:15 AM 13,702 Views 6 Comments

Goodfellas Part II happens in real life, mathematicians can’t prove planes fly and a rat ship cometh – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 18 January, 2014

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Jan 18th 2014, 10:15 AM 20,246 Views 8 Comments

– the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 11 January, 2014

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Jan 11th 2014, 10:15 AM 17,237 Views 7 Comments

Lamb meat with a side of dirty pond water, get a beard to advance your career and a Ferris wheel – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 4 January, 2014

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Jan 4th 2014, 10:15 AM 26,227 Views 21 Comments

A pea-based divorce, 10,000 smartphones when all you need is a knife and a super-human thief – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 28 December, 2013

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Dec 28th 2013, 10:15 AM 28,762 Views 11 Comments

Glow in the dark piglets, a pigeon arsonist and a very rude briefcase – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 21 December, 2013

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Dec 21st 2013, 10:15 AM 24,580 Views 6 Comments

The worst job applicant ever, a pavlova bandit and a dog who loves knickers – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 14 December, 2013

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Dec 14th 2013, 10:15 AM 17,185 Views 7 Comments

An Instagram account leads to 142 felony charges, the Queen’s nuts, and a penis-biting snake – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 30 November, 2013

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Nov 30th 2013, 10:15 AM 21,430 Views 9 Comments

£4m in a landfill, a bunker full of cannabis and meteorites – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Saturday 23 November, 2013

7 weird things that happened this week
# Mad World
From The Daily Edge
# Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Nov 23rd 2013, 10:15 AM 23,510 Views 17 Comments

An election won on a coin toss, crashing cows and middle fingers – the bizarre news stories you might have missed.

# odd - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Somebody has written a song about The Square in Tallaght
# Shopping Jams
From The Daily Edge
# Shopping Jams

Somebody has written a song about The Square in Tallaght

Jul 17th 2013, 4:04 PM 3,309 Views 4 Comments

If you love to shop then this might be the song for you.

# odd - Thursday 27 June, 2013

You can now buy your own piece of Ireland from anywhere in the world
# A Bit Of Land
From The Daily Edge
# A Bit Of Land

You can now buy your own piece of Ireland from anywhere in the world

Jun 27th 2013, 10:48 AM 6,171 Views 10 Comments

For the low low price of $49.99!

# odd - Friday 12 April, 2013

11 duets we can't believed happened
# Deadly Duets
From The Daily Edge
# Deadly Duets

11 duets we can't believed happened

Apr 12th 2013, 2:00 PM 3,589 Views 1 Comment

When you’ve got Jackie Chan, Phil Collins and Nicole Kidman around anything can happen.

# odd - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Why Amanda Bynes is the best celebrity on Twitter ever
# Selfie Alert
From The Daily Edge
# Selfie Alert

Why Amanda Bynes is the best celebrity on Twitter ever

Apr 3rd 2013, 2:36 PM 3,671 Views 2 Comments

Selfies and celebrity oddness at their very best.

# odd - Friday 21 December, 2012

Long story as Brazilians eye Welsh minnows
# How Bizarre
From The42
# How Bizarre

Long story as Brazilians eye Welsh minnows

Dec 21st 2012, 7:21 PM 1,553 Views 2 Comments

The Welsh Alliance League Division 2 leaders have attracted interest from abroad.

1 2