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News of the Weird 12/1/16

News of the Weird 12/1/16

By Chuck Shepherd Even Baking Soda Is Dangerous Almost all law enforcement agencies in America use the Scott Reagent field test when they discover powder that looks like cocaine, but the several [...]

News of the Weird 11/24/16

News of the Weird 11/24/16

By Chuck Shepherd Future of Travel Australian aviator David Mayman has promised investors that his personal jet packs will hit the market by mid-2017, though early adopters will pay about $250,000 [...]

News of the Weird 11/9/16

News of the Weird 11/9/16

By Chuck Shepherd The Nanny State New York City officially began licensing professional fire eaters earlier this year, and classes have sprung up to teach the art so that the city's Fire [...]

News of the Weird 11/3/16

News of the Weird 11/3/16

By Chuck Shepherd Can't Possibly Be True Kids as young as 6 who live on a cliff top in China's Atule'er village in Sichuan province will no longer have to use flexible vine-based ladders to climb [...]

News of the Weird 10/20/16

News of the Weird 10/20/16

By Chuck Shepherd Pot for Pets As nine states next month ask voters to approve some form of legalization of marijuana, a "new customer base" for the product—pets—was highlighted in an October [...]

News of the Weird 10/13/16

News of the Weird 10/13/16

By Chuck Shepherd Extreme Hobbies John Weigel and Olaf Danielson are engaged in a frenzied battle of "extreme birdwatching," each hoping to close out 2016 as the new North American champ of the [...]

News of the Weird 10/6/16

News of the Weird 10/6/16

By Chuck Shepherd Frontiers of Science Large kidney stones typically mean eye-watering pain and sudden urinary blockage until the stone "passes" (often requiring expensive sound-wave treatment to [...]

News of the Weird 9/29/16

News of the Weird 9/29/16

By Chuck Shepherd Foul-Feathered Friends In September, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, noting a recent uptick in cases of "live-poultry-associated salmonella," repeated its earlier [...]

News of the Weird 9/22/16

News of the Weird 9/22/16

By Chuck Shepherd Insanity Defined Police and prosecutors in Dallas, appropriately sensitive at having been the site of the 1963 killing of President Kennedy, have apparently taken out their shame [...]

News of the Weird 9/15/16

News of the Weird 9/15/16

By Chuck Shepherd What Goes Around, Comes Around One of the Islamic State's first reforms in captured territory has been to require adult women to dress devoutly—including the face-covering [...]

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