Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – February 8th 2012

I’m not sure this kid has bones…, Hansi, the girl who loved…, A Florida man was sentenced to buy his wife flowers…, $328,000 for a freakin’ pigeon…, Why nоt? , Would you pay $10,000 for pizza and a bride? , That’s one big flea! , Thai Man Marries Corpse…, why oh why did they have to add the picture below the article! , A couple recently found a diamond worth $21,000…

1. I’m not sure this kid has bones…

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – February 8th 2012

2. Hansi, the girl who loved the swastika 

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – February 8th 2012

3. Judge sentences husband to buy wife flowers, take her out to dinner

A Florida man was sentenced to buy his wife flowers, take her to Red Lobster and then out for a night of bowling. He received the unusual sentence after his arrest for domestic violence in an argument that started when he forgot his wife’s birthday, the Orlando Sentinel reported.

A judge ruled in a domestic violence case that a bickering couple must make nice, and the husband should take his wife out to dinner at Red Lobster.

4. $328,000 for a fu*kin’ pigeon?!?

I don’t know what’s worse, paying thousands of dollars for a virtual weapon in an unreleased video gameor $328,000 for a freakin’ pigeon. The bird was put up for auction by Pigeon Paradise, or PIPA, a Belgium-based company that supposedly deals exclusively in pigeons.

Pigeon Chinese Shipping Magnate Drops $328,000 for Racing Pigeon picture

5. Why nоt?

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6. Would you pay $10,000 for pizza and a bride?

If you’re willing to pay Pizza Hut $10,000 and another 10 bucks for a Dinner Box, the restauranteur will help you propose marriage. Besides the food, you get a ruby ring, limo service, flowers (hey, it’s Valentine’s Day), photographer, videographer and your own fireworks show.

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – February 8th 2012



7. That’s one big flea! 

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – February 8th 2012

8. Thai Man Marries Corpse: Love Beyond Death

In a bizarre act of love that pulls at heartstrings and simultaneously sends chills up and down spines, Chadil Deffy married 29-year-old Sarinya Kamsook, the deceased love of his life, in a combination funeral-wedding ceremony. Heartbroken Defy could not let her go to her final rest without fulfilling her deepest desire, and in a Buddhist ceremony at the funeral parlor, he slipped a wedding ring on her finger.dead Thai Man Marries Corpse: Love Beyond Death picture

9. It’s bad enough they did it, but why oh why did they have to add the picture below the article!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Valerie M. Bartkey, 24, and Amanda L. Johnson, 17, both of Somerset are each charged with a felony count of second-degree s*xual assault by force and misdemeanor counts of battery and criminal damage to property. Johnson is also charged with a misdemeanor count of intimidating a victim.

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – February 8th 2012

10. A couple scavenging at the Crater of Diamonds State Park recently found a diamond worth $21,000

The Crater of Diamonds, based in Murfreesboro, Ark., is the only park in the world that lets the general public look for diamonds. The park recently announced it is on the verge of its 30,000th diamond find. The stone, dubbed the “Silver Moon,” was 2.44 carats when discovered in the rough by Melissa and Kenny Oliver of Rosston, Ark. It has since been cut to a 1.067 ct. F VVS2 stone, with a cut grade of 1.

$21,000 Diamond Unearthed at Arkansas Park