World’s Strangest

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Who’s Been Leaving 35 lb. Bags of Vomit?

Okay now. ‘Fess up. Which one of you did this? An employee of Bed, Bath & Beyond in St. Davids Square shopping center reported to Radnor Township Police on June 5 a package containing human vomit was left in the parking lot there. He estimated that about 35 pounds of vomit was in the package discovered June [...]

"Eau de Toilet": Artist Made Perfume Out of Own Urine

“Signature scent” doesn’t get any more personal than this, folks! If you love to hear the unusual things artists do in the name of art, “urine” for a treat: Conceptual artist Cherry Tree has a scent of mystery about her. And the smell of urine. Her urine. And it’s intentional. For the last five years, Tree, who [...]

Lightsabers Are Real And Other Science Fiction Brits Believed as Science Facts

From the it-must-be-real-cuz-I-saw-it-in-the-movies department, here’s the shocking (or not so shocking, depending on your level of faith in humanity) results from a recent survey of British adults, as conducted by Birmingham Science City: 1. Over a fifth of adults incorrectly believe light sabres exist.2. Nearly a quarter (24%) of people are wrong in their belief that humans [...]

The Number of the Day: 1 in 133,225

The odds of two people with the same birthday having a child who also shares their birthday are around 1 in 133,225. But that’s exactly what happened on November 24th to the White family of St. Paul, Minnesota. Related Fact: Prior to meeting her husband Jamal White, new mom Tiara White’s maiden name was, you guessed [...]

The Weirdest Digg Stories This Year

2009 has been a great year for weird news. Asylum has collected the best weird stories this year that were featured on the Digg homepage. Remember when Woody Harrelson attacked a photographer, claiming he thought he was a zombie? Or when the girl with stars all over her face lied about falling asleep in the [...]