World’s Strangest

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‘John of God’ offers psychic healing

Brazilian ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is just one of those who have sought his services. Joao de Deus claims to be both a medium and a psyc…

Japan Earthquake "Unzips" A Road

From Twitpic, this photo by @lula_serginho, posted by @karen_quiroga shows how the massive earthquake in Japan causes a road to – for the lack of a better word, “unzip.”

Miraculous Stories of 5 World Leaders

Our new cover story on leaders is filled with the bold ideas and strange measures that politicians have taken to try and better their countries. But part of what makes the piece so fascinating is that all of these men and women have had unbelievable lives. Their stories sound so unlikely– from a hippie, folk-singing [...]