Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – March 22th 2012

The Weirdest Last Words…, Never been kissed…,  fun gadgets…, Giant Monopoly Game…, Let’s Pretend This Never Happened…, How to Cover Up a Murder…, mountaineer left on Everest, dies…, Portland snow globe…, rediscovered this gem today…, Great Paper Airplane Project…

1. The Weirdest Last Words By Death Row Inmates

A person’s last words before they pass away can often be prophetic, profound, poetic, or just plain dumb. The following statements fall into that last category. Now, this might seem a bit mean spirited, but keep in mind that these people knew that these statements would be recorded and held for public record. On that note, enjoy the weirdest last words by death row inmates!

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – March 22th 2012

2. Never been kissed? Now you have 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Q-h7_6NX1A

3. Weird but totally fun gadgets

Wheeled alarm clock that rolls off bedside table beeping, and scoots away. I quoted this line from the product description and it describes this thing perfectly. For all the lazy people(like me), this one sure comes as a blessing. And its fun too.

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – March 22th 2012

4. Giant Monopoly Game

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – March 22th 2012

5. People fail to realize that HR is the only department actively paid to look at porn.

Jenny Lawson, creator of the Bloggess blog, has posted a long and extremely funny excerpt from her forthcoming book Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: (A Mostly True Memoir). The excerpt, from chapter 15, details Lawson’s bizarre experiences working in a corporate HR department, coping with the terrible behavior of the employees, the awfulness of the corporate bureaucracy, and the absurdly bad job applications she received.

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – March 22th 2012

  6. “How to Cover Up a Murder” You’d be surprised people actually search this phrase more often than we think

You’d be surprised how many people search the phrase “how to cover up a murder” or something similar … we’ve seen these phrase pop up from time to time on Brainz. But quite honestly, we didn’t have an article to help those desperate souls. However, after doing a little look around, we now have the answer thanks to the site Top Criminal Justice Schools.

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – March 22th 2012

7. Lincoln Hall, mountaineer left on Everest, dies

Mountaineer Lincoln Hall, who was rescued a day after being given up for dead near the summit of Everest in 2006, died Wednesday of cancer in Australia. He was 56.

AP Photo

 8. “It was the city of Portland snow globe that tried to burn my house down,”

Space heaters, burning cigarettes, clutter around the fireplace – those are all things you probably consider fire hazards around the house. But what about a snow globe?
As improbable as it sounds, firefighters say a snow globe was to blame for a charred couch at a Milwaukie home on Saturday.

'It was the city of Portland snow globe that tried to burn my house down'

9. I rediscovered this gem today…

I created the blog in October 2009 for a lark, as an easy way for our family and friends to keep up with Adam’s brilliant sleep-talking. Over time, we established a following of a couple of hundred people, and we thought that was pretty amazing.Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – March 22th 2012

10. The Great Paper Airplane Project – They are attempting a launch today (liveblog on site)

It’s not every day that a giant paper airplane is released high over the Arizona desert. In fact, it’s never been done. But that’s exactly what the Pima Air & Space Museum is doing today, March 21, 2012. Follow along as we live-blog this historic launch!

Top 10 Offbeat Stories of the Day – March 22th 2012