World’s Strangest

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Did Jesus go to Japan ?

Some believe that during the ‘lost years’ of his life Jesus traveled the world and spent time in Japan. There are many different theories to explain w…

Christmas Superfans And Their Amazing Homes

Most people are content with putting up some lights and maybe a decoration or two in honor of Christmas, but not the superfans in this gallery of photos by Jesse Rieser entitled Christmas In America: Happy Birthday Jesus. They feel the need to go all out, using all available space to share their love of Christmas [...]

11 Amazing Letters from Nobel Laureates

1. “Nothing more than the expression and product of human weaknesses.” Albert Einstein is arguably the most famous scientist of all time, and father of the world’s most famous equation. For his work in theoreticel physics (“especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect,” according to the committee), Einstein received the 1921 Nobel [...]

Did Jesus Have a Wife?

These six little words reignited the debate of whether Jesus was married and whether he had a female disciple: "Jesus said to them, ‘My wife …’ " Laurie Goodstein of The New York Times reports: The faded papyrus fragment is smaller than a [...]

Papyrus makes reference to Jesus’ wife

A message inked on an ancient scrap of papyrus seems to suggest that Jesus may have been married. The controversial discovery was made public yesterda…

11 Time Traveler Urban Legends That Pretty Much Debunk Themselves

Despite photographic evidence and eyewitness accounts, these tales of time travel are hard to believe. 1. Billy Meier and the Plejaren Not many time travelers have photo albums with snapshots of their journeys. Meet Billy Meier. In the 1970s, the Swiss-born Meier was taken on a few chronological joyrides by a race of extraterrestrials called the Plejaren. [...]

Puppet Neil Gaiman And Alan Moore Talk About Before Watchmen

(YouTube Link) Alan Moore doesn’t appear to be very cuddly in real life, despite the ursine beard. Neil Gaiman seems a bit cuddlier, but his Jesus and Mary Chain style and dark wit cast him in a mysterious light. But both guys look adorable, and quite cuddly, as puppets! Let’s play pretend time and imagine that their discussion about [...]

Vietnam Minorities Convert to Christianity Because Jesus Is Cheaper

Photo: David Boyle/Phnom Penh Post The Jarai minority of Vietnam is converting to Christianity, but they’re not motivated by eternal salvation? No, they’re choosing Jesus because, well, he’s cheaper: In the village in O’Yadav district’s [...]

9 Baffling Movie Merchandise Tie-Ins

Every summer, movie season collides with merchandising mania to create a perfect storm of licensed nonsense. We, the human race, have proven to Hollywood time and time again that we will empty our pockets for anything with our favorite movie logo hastily slapped on it. But at least most of that junk allows us to [...]

Did Jesus die on Friday, April 3, 33AD ?

A new study is believed to have pinpointed the exact date on which Jesus was thought to have died. The date of Friday, April 3, 33AD was reached by ex…