Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – April 04th 2012

Construction of the Titanic…, Grandma got moves…, historical animated gifs…, Arranging s*x tryst…, Father freed…, 5 Most Insulting Ways…, Trigonometry…, No-child zone…, Ice cream trucks banned…, draught excluder…

1. Construction of the Titanic.

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – April 04th 2012

2. Grandma got moves

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – April 04th 2012

3. Creepy and hilarious historical animated gifs

Clearing Away Debris

4. Brilliant MIT researcher busted for arranging s*x tryst with mother and two daughters, 12 and 16. (Yep, they were Feds.)

A researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology was busted by undercover cops, after he tried to set up a s*xual tryst with a woman and her two daughters – one of whom was 12. Yaron Segal, 30, set up the sordid meeting with a woman he met in an internet chat room.

Sordid: Yaron Segal tried to set up a s*xual tryst with a woman and her two daughters, one of whom was 12

5. Father freed after a decade in jail as daughter admits she lied about him ra*ing her when she was 11

In early 2001, an 11-year-old Kalama girl named Cassandra Ann Kennedy told police her dad ra*ed her on at least three occasions. Her father, Thomas Edward Kennedy, denied the allegation, but he was convicted by a jury and sentenced to more than 15 years in prison.

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – April 04th 2012

6. The 5 Most Insulting Ways Products Are Advertised To Men

Most of us aren’t old enough to remember back when women were seen as nothing more that baby-making servants with childlike brains, but if vintage advertisements are to be believed, we’re lucky humanity didn’t just devolve into a species of red-lipped cretins.



Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – April 04th 2012

7. Whаt is the first thing someone should learn in a Trigonometry…

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8. Malaysia Airlines creates a no-child zone

The child ban applies to the upper deck economy section of its jets, restricting children to the lower deck, Australian Business Traveller report 

Malaysia Airlines

 9. Parents want ice cream trucks banned to prevent kids from throwing tantrums…

Dozens of recent comments on a Park Slope parents message blog said ice cream vendors need to leave the area, especially places around the playgrounds and parks, to help avoid afternoon meltdowns and temper tantrums from children craving frozen treats.

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – April 04th 2012

 10. BBC News – ‘Snake’ found in Kingswells loft turned out to be draught excluder

Animal rescue officer Karen Hogg arrived at the rented home in Kingswells, near Aberdeen, to find the lady “very distressed”. It turned out to be a large green and black snake-shaped draught excluder with a red felt tongue. Officer Hogg said: “The poor lady was still very shaken.”

The snake draft excluder