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The World’s Most Bizarre Tourist Attractions

The World's Most Bizarre Tourist Attractions

From the strange to the creepy to the gross, cities around the world have some bizarre tourist attractions. Whether you have a love of all things odd or are looking for a break from everyday museums and monuments, these weird attractions are a must-see. Check out some of the world’s most bizarre tourist attractions over at Huffington Post…

Dinosaur Erotica Author Alara Branwen Reveals Her Fantasies And T-Rex Sex Secrets

Dinosaur Erotica Author Alara Branwen Reveals Her Fantasies And T-Rex Sex Secrets

Earlier this week, the Internet found out there’s a market for prehistoric heavy petting.

But who’s behind dinosaur erotica and its titillating tales of veloci-rapture? HuffPost Weird spoke with Alara Branwen, co-author of works such as Taken by the T-Rex, Ravished by the Triceratops and In the Velociraptor’s Nest.

Branwen said she and co-author Christie Sims, both in their early 20s, write under pseudonyms and won’t be revealing their true identities anytime soon.

“Do you really think we are crazy enough to publish what we publish under our own names?” she asked. Read more on Huffington Post…

Krokodil, Flesh-Eating Drug, Reported In Arizona

A homemade drug that causes severe damage to the flesh of those who use it has reportedly shown up in the U.S.

Previously reported in Russia, Krokodil, a disfiguring and potentially lethal mixture of codeine and hydrocarbons such as oil, paint thinner, gasoline or alcohol, has made its way to Arizona.

According to doctors at Banner Poison Control Center, two cases of the drug have been reported in the state in the past week. Read more at Huffington Post…

3D Printed Organs May Mean End To Waiting Lists, Deadly Shortages

Dying patients could someday receive a 3D-printed organ made from their own cells rather than wait on long lists for the short supply of organ transplants. Such a futuristic dream remains far from reality, but university labs and private companies have already taken the first careful steps by using 3D-printing technology to build tiny chunks of organs. Read more at Huffington Post…

Animal-Control Officer Hid 850 Snakes Worth $500,000 In His Home

An animal-control officer had hundreds of snakes, including two 6-foot Burmese pythons, at his home, where he ran an illegal side business selling them, authorities said Thursday.

There were 850 snakes worth half a million dollars in a detached garage at the Shirley home of Richard Parrinello, including the Burmese pythons, which are illegal in New York state, officials said. Read more at Huffington Post…

Students Find Man Secretly Living In Basement Behind Locked Door

This guy’s such a good roommate, you’d never even know he was there.

A group of students at Ohio State University were living in an off-campus home near the school for about a month before they discovered “some random guy” had been living in their basement the whole time, The Lantern reported. Read more at Huffington Post…

Louisiana Woman Arrested After Allegedly Swimming Nude In Casino Fountain

Courtney Cox was arrested after fooling around in a fountain. Guess the opening credits for “Friends” were criminally misleading.

Cox — not the actress, who spells her name with an extra “e” — of Shreveport, La., was arrested Sunday at the Horseshoe Casino Hotel in Bossier City after the 29-year-old allegedly went for a skinny dip in the casino’s fountain. Read more at Huffington Post…

Pacu, Testicle-Biting Fish, Caught Near Paris In The Seine

Watch out, France. The infamous testicle-biting fish appears to be on the move.

After a fisherman discovered a pacu in the strait of Oresund earlier this year, authorities warned Scandinavian swimmers to be wary while skinny-dipping. Now that a pacu was caught near Paris, it seems the piranha relative is making its way west. Read more at Huffington Post…

Sex Party Broken Up At Masonic Temple In Michigan

This party would make Stanley Kubrick proud.

Cops in Battle Creek, Mich. said they broke up something of an orgy early Sunday morning at a Masonic Temple. A source called it an “out of control sex party.” Read more at Huffington Post…

Colonel Meow, Internet Cat Legend, Wins “World’s Hairiest Cat,” A Guinness World Record

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Colonel Meow is revered among Internet cat obsessives for his perpetually smug scowl, and now he has even more reason to sneer at his adoring public.

Guinness World Records has officially recognized the two-year-old Himalayan-Persian crossbreed as the cat with the longest fur.

In order to get the hair-raising honor, three independent vets each meticulously measured 10 strands of kitty fur and came up with an average length that was submitted to Guinness. Read more at Huffington Post…

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