Category Archives: Oddly Enough

Meet the Worst Pope in History

Forget about the Borgias, this pope used the papal armies to massacre his family’s enemies, engage in incestuous threesomes, and question Mary’s virginity. Remember when Pope Benedict XVI abdicated and the media went into a meltdown? You probably heard around … read more »

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Groom finds bride dead morning after their wedding

DARLINGTON, England — The morning after what should have been one of the happiest days of their lives as a couple, a groom was mourning his new bride who died in her sleep on their wedding night. Mariola Michalowski, 38, died … read more »

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Identical Twins Remain Inseparable and Going Strong at Age 100

Mae Belle is the oldest, by a mere two minutes. But when you’re 100 and identical twins and still have your wits about you, who’s counting? Mae Belle Powell and Mary Belle Roach look exactly alike, talk alike and finish … read more »

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Buddhist monk brawl caught on video

Some monks aren’t as peaceful as they seem. A disagreement over management at a temple in China led to a fistfight among three monks, captured in a video that went viral. The video shows two monks in brown robes grappling, … read more »

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How a Son Survived Being Injected with HIV by His Father

Twenty-four years ago, in an act of ghastly malice, a Missouri father plunged a needle filled with HIV-positive blood into his son’s vein. No one at the time could’ve imagined anything worse. But the most astonishing part of all is … read more »

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Could marijuana help treat painkiller and heroin addiction?

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The growing number of patients who claim marijuana helped them drop their painkiller habit has intrigued lawmakers and emboldened advocates, who are pushing for cannabis as a treatment for the abuse of opioids and illegal narcotics … read more »

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These Artists Use Menstrual Blood In Their Work

You might recall last March, a little bit of a kerfuffle happened on Instagram. It wasn’t about #freethenipple, or the latest Kardashian selfie, but it was, once again, to do with a female user on the platform. Rupi Kaur, a … read more »

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Raunchy Prince was actually a conservative Christian who reportedly opposed gay marriage

With the death Thursday of Prince Rogers Nelson, you may see a strange mix on your Facebook feed of sex and religion. That’s because perhaps one of the raunchiest, steamiest pop culture figures in the past quarter-century was a conservative … read more »

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Fired for preaching: Georgia dumps doctor over church sermons

Bi-vocational pastors be warned – what you say from the pulpit on Sunday could get you fired from your public sector job on Monday. Dr. Eric Walsh, a renowned public health expert who also serves as a lay minister, has … read more »

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