Off Beat News

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Bridal boutique goes viral over much-needed act of kindness

Bridal boutique goes viral over much-needed act of kindness

A BRIDAL boutique in England is garnering major online attention for its window display featuring a mannequin in a wheelchair.

Fri 11 Jan 2019

VIDEO: Burst main shoots water into the sky

VIDEO: Burst main shoots water into the sky

IT IS not known exactly how much water was lost during the five hours it took to repair the damage.

‘Penis jacket’ makes comeback on live TV

‘Penis jacket’ makes comeback on live TV

Another Aussie newsreader has gone viral for wearing what some gutter-minded viewers have dubbed a “penis-shaped” jacket for its neckline.

Unlikely everyday killer in our midst

Unlikely everyday killer in our midst

It’s a common sight across Australia but it now appears it could be a gruesome “death trap” where people die suspended in midair, after two deaths in Canada.

Thu 10 Jan 2019

Is this the worst car interior ever?

Is this the worst car interior ever?

The inside of this electric car is sure to turn heads but it could also be the most impractical and even dangerous cabin ever designed.

Fury as supermarket bans food item

Fury as supermarket bans food item

First there was the Bunnings onion debacle, now another store has tampered with a beloved food item because someone slipped on it.

Man steals $10m lottery ticket from housemate

Man steals $10m lottery ticket from housemate

He allegedly came up with a plan to steal $10,000 worth of lottery winnings only to discover the ticket was worth $10 million. But this man’s attempted jackpot...

Wed 9 Jan 2019

CES reveals the massive changes coming to your car

CES reveals the massive changes coming to your car

Car makers have crashed the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas with head-turning technology that will transform your daily commute.

Man licked family’s doorbell for three hours

Man licked family’s doorbell for three hours

POLICE in the US are searching for a man who was caught on a security camera licking a Californian family’s doorbell for three hours - among other things.

Photoshop fail embarrasses ScoMo

Photoshop fail embarrasses ScoMo

It’s a lovely picture, the PM and his smiling family. But there’s no escaping the awkward Photoshop blunder that has social media in hysterics.

Tue 8 Jan 2019

Hyundai unveils crazy car with legs at CES

Hyundai unveils crazy car with legs at CES

Whacky new concept looks like a joke but it has a deadly serious application that could save lives in the future.

Woman’s disgusting act in supermarket

Woman’s disgusting act in supermarket

A QLD food store has shamed a customer after she was allegedly caught on security camera stealing and doing something very unhygienic in one of the aisles.

SOCK ARSON: Man admits setting fire to speed camera twice

SOCK ARSON: Man admits setting fire to speed camera twice

A MAN who twice tried to set a speed camera alight — including an attempt using a sock soaked in accelerant — has admitted the crimes, a court has heard.

Woman’s meltdown over cancelled flight

Woman’s meltdown over cancelled flight

WE ALL know how annoying it is when your flight is delayed, or even worse, cancelled. But the change to this woman’s flight sent her into a screaming frenzy.

Dashcam of close call on 'Bendy Bridge' goes viral

Dashcam of close call on 'Bendy Bridge' goes viral

VIDEO with more than 1000 shares shows impatient tourist commit a rookie error on the infamous Grafton bridge.

Love letter found on ‘barf bag’ on flight

Love letter found on ‘barf bag’ on flight

It’s not every day you find a love letter on the back seat pocket of a plane. But this one, found on a US flight, has sent the internet wild.

Man slams cafe chain for disgusting breakfast

Man slams cafe chain for disgusting breakfast

A man has blasted a cafe for the “monstrous” breakfast he was served, with some barely able to look at it without feeling sick.

Mon 7 Jan 2019

Bride’s ‘cringy’ maths quiz causes fury

Bride’s ‘cringy’ maths quiz causes fury

A bride and groom have divided opinion after revealing guests would be made to solve a maths question to find their seat at the wedding.

Mum's Christmas tree hack will save you hours of frustration

Mum's Christmas tree hack will save you hours of frustration

ONE mum has shared her genius hack for packing away her Christmas tree, and it is the solution to ALL of these problems.

Teenager punches his dog in the face

Teenager punches his dog in the face

THE 18-year-old admitted to the assault when he was confronted by police.

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