WTF News

...Weird and funny news, if it makes you say "WTF?" then it belongs here :)

August, 2012

...now browsing by month

 

You Can Get Certified in That?

Friday, August 31st, 2012


– Watch MoreFunny Videos

Generally speaking, when something is certified it gets an air of importance, it’s official. It’s worth paying attention to. Usually.

Read original article

Break’s 31 Days of Scare Contest!

Friday, August 31st, 2012


– Watch MoreFunny Videos

Think you have what it takes to scare your friends and family? Capture your scariest prank on film and send it to us after 9/7 to earn $1,000 and a Horror Home Theater!

Read original article

Break Picture Gallery: Labor Day Edition

Friday, August 31st, 2012


– Watch MoreFunny Videos

Break Picture Gallery: September 3rd, 2012 Edition! Black Swan, Spongebob, & more!

Read original article

Report: Missing tourist in Iceland joins search for herself

Friday, August 31st, 2012

A missing tour bus passenger in remote southern Iceland ended up joining her own search party last weekend without realizing the search teams were in fact looking for her, according to a report.

Read original article

Police: NH woman arrested 4 times in 26 hours

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Authorities say a New Hampshire woman has been arrested four times in 26 hours for blasting the AC/DC song “Highway to Hell” and other loud music from her home and for throwing a frying pan.
Read original article

Hunter mistakes bulls for boar

Friday, August 31st, 2012

KALMAR, Sweden, Aug. 31 (UPI) — A Danish hunter mistakenly believed he had shot two large wild boars when he had actually killed two Highland bulls, police in southern Sweden said.

Read original article

National Geographic Channel removes ‘hardcore huntress’ from show after online protest goes viral

Friday, August 31st, 2012

In just 24 hours, one man’s online petition convinced the National Geographic Channel to rethink it’s plans to include a big game hunter on a new show set to debut this fall. Conservationist Tim Martell, 42, says a lifetime of watching National Geographic specials inspired him to pursue a career dedicated to preserving animals and […]
Read original article

Up in the air with a human powered helicopter

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Students at University of Maryland are using pedal power to break a human-powered helicopter record (but hopefully break nothing else.) As surfaced by the blog Popsci, a video shows incoming freshman student Henry Enerson taking the quadcopter up in the air — with nothing more than foot pedals keeping the thing above the ground — […]
Read original article

A Crazy And Painful Boat Crash

Friday, August 31st, 2012


– Watch MoreFunny Videos

Everyone ended up fine, so I guess it’s cool to point out that one woman’s face slammed right into that other woman’s butt. And that’s awesome.

Read original article

Stowaway cat from China says ‘ni hao’ to new home

Friday, August 31st, 2012

A stowaway kitten who survived a three-week ocean voyage from China to California trapped in a storage container without food or water has found a new home.
Read original article

DRONE

Friday, August 31st, 2012


– Watch MoreFunny Videos

War drone technology has advanced and a new weapon has been unleashed – a humanoid drone stronger and faster than any soldier. But aftera mysterious incident, one drone is forced to go on the run.

Read original article

Bottled message breaks world record

Friday, August 31st, 2012

LERWICK, Scotland, Aug. 31 (UPI) — A Scottish ship’s captain has found the oldest known message in a bottle, set adrift nearly 98 years ago, Guinness World Records said.

Read original article

Medieval well discovered beneath couple’s living room

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Nearly 25 years after first moving into their home, an English couple has discovered a 33-foot-deep medieval well beneath their living room floor. “I was replacing the joists in the floor when I noticed a slight depression — it appeared to be filled in with the foundations of the house,” Colin Steer told the London […]
Read original article

Harder Than It Looks

Friday, August 31st, 2012


– Watch MoreFunny Videos

Two girls living together, trying to figure things out. And TJ Miller is there too. All the ingredients that it takes to make magic.

Read original article

South Texas mayor killed by 500-pound donkey

Friday, August 31st, 2012

They say U.S. politics, whose two major parties are represented by a donkey and an elephant, is a full-contact sport. But one small South Texas town is dealing with tragedy after their mayor was killed by an aggressive, 500-pound donkey. William Bohlke had only been in office since May, but was reportedly well liked by […]
Read original article