World’s Strangest

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Man Rescued from Sewer Faces More Trouble

An unnamed man in the town of Montmélian, France, dropped his wallet into a sewer opening in a parking garage and went to retrieve it. He then became stuck, with his head in the pipe and his legs sticking out of the manhole. The man spent the entire night like that until a passer-by called [...]

New York, Phew York: A Scratch-n-Sniff Adventure

Illustration by Tim Probert At first thought, a scratch ‘n’ sniff book with the smells of New York may not seem like the best idea. But Amber C. Jones has captured the good and bad aromas wafting through the city in her first book New York, Phew York: a Scratch-n-Sniff Adventure. Scents include Pizza, bagels, grass, [...]