World’s Strangest

Your source for the strangest things around!

The World’s Poorest President

If you think that politicians are all glamorous and such, you haven’t met Jose Mujica, the president of Uruguay who lives in a ramshackle farm and donates almost all of his pay. He’s the [...]

Earth Sandwich

Redditor Matt872000 writes “Me, in Korea, and a friend, in Canada, just made an Earth Sandwich.” Very good! It’ll have a nice crunchy texture. Of course, the contents are off center will slide out with the first bite. Ideally, he needed a friend in Arachania, Uruguay. Link -via Blame It on the Voices

Top Ten Bizarre Wars

A lot of wars get left out of our history books because they left no changes in maps or the balance of power. However, some of these lesser-known wars lasted for hundred of years! There are also declared wars in which no one was killed, and, in the case of the Paraguayan War, hundreds of [...]

The Late Movies: Blu

Blu is the pseudonym of a super-cool Italian street artist, who began his career using spray paint but eventually evolved to use house paint, which gives his pieces a more polished, less urban look. Blu’s pieces can be seen all over Europe, most notably in Italy. Below, you’ll find a handful of time-lapse videos of [...]

Steam Train Transformer

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Steam Train Transformer Made by Dandeentremont – watch it in High Definition. Some images of the train are here and here. Link Today’s pictures & links: Love at the First Blast: (cover for “Imagination Stories”, June 1953 – see more) ———— World’s Tallest Building Planned for Rome in 1939 Not only Hitler and Stalin (see the article [...]

8 U.S. Presidents With Statues Abroad

Every former U.S. president has been honored with a statue in the United States, some more than others. A handful of the 43 men who have held the nation’s highest office have also been honored with statues abroad. Here are a few examples, including some that may surprise you. 1. George W. Bush—Albania Bush will always [...]

Misspelled Signs

“Welcom” to Jordan! Recently found crew in Aqaba, Jordan’s border with Israel. Another one from Jordan’s border control. From Uruguay with love