Bizarre / Shocking

Collection of Bizarre stuff from around the world

Strange Items Confiscated at Kennedy Airport, New York

Strange Items Confiscated at Kennedy Airport, New York

These images are from a set of 1,075 photographs of items detained or seized from passengers or express mail entering the United States from abroad at the New York airport. These photographs were taken at both the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Federal Inspection Site and the U.S. Postal Service International Mail Facility at John […]

Restaurant Sells Breast Milk Ice Cream. Gets Confiscated

Restaurant Sells Breast Milk Ice Cream. Gets Confiscated

Under the brand name of “Baby Gaga”, an ice-cream parlor called Icecreamists in London’s Covent Garden is selling human breast milk ice-cream for £14 a scoop. The breastmilk is purchased from lactating mothers, pasteurized and then blended with Madagascan vanilla pods and lemon zest, which is then freshly churned into ice cream. A costumed Baby […]

Shocking Pictures Show Consequences of Drug Use

Shocking Pictures Show Consequences of Drug Use

A new anti-drug campaign that shows disturbing before and after photos of drug users’ faces, may succeed where others have failed, grabbing teens’ attentions by appealing to their vanity. The pairs of mug shots, which graphically display the damage drugs can do to the face, were collected by the sheriff’s office in Multnomah County, Ore. […]

Chinese Man Lives With Knife In Head For 4 Years

Chinese Man Lives With Knife In Head For 4 Years

Surgeons in southern China successfully removed a rusty, 4-inch knife from the skull of a man who said it had been stuck in there for four years. Li Fuyan, 30, had been suffering from severe headaches, bad breath and breathing difficulties but never knew the cause of his discomfort. Li he had been stabbed in […]

Haw Par Villa–Singapore’s Most Bizarre Theme Park

Haw Par Villa–Singapore’s Most Bizarre Theme Park

Haw Par Villa, originally known as the Tiger Balm Gardens, is a Chinese mythological theme park in Singapore that is home to some of the freakiest and demented statues ever. The park contains over 1,000 statues and 150 giant dioramas depicting scenes from Chinese folklore, legends, history and illustrations of various aspects of Confucianism. From […]

Caganers: Figurines of Pooping World Leaders in Nativity Scenes

Caganers: Figurines of Pooping World Leaders in Nativity Scenes

In Catalonia – a historic territory in the northeastern Iberian Peninsula, mostly in Spain and adjoining portion in southern France – a bizarre tradition is followed. During Christmas, a large model of the city of Bethlehem is created along with the typical nativity scene with Mary, Joseph, Jesus and the Shepherds. But tucked away in […]