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October 18, 2010 Posted by | Fun stuff | Comments Off on File under: “Did you ever wonder?”

I don’t know why, lady, but I just don’t like you.

A barracuda jumped out of the water and bit a 45-year-old woman kayaker in the chest in the Florida Keys, causing injuries which required her evacuation by boat and helicopter to a Miami hospital, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday.

via Jumping barracuda injures kayaker off Florida Keys – Yahoo! News.

October 18, 2010 Posted by | animals, boat, Strange | | Comments Off on I don’t know why, lady, but I just don’t like you.

Do you want fries with that?

A Chinese city staged a vinegar drinking competition as part of a bid to attract more tourists. Organizers of the contest, in Zhengjiang, eastern China’s Jiangsu Province, said it was also aimed at promoting the health benefits of drinking vinegar.

Contestants were lined up and had to drink three 375ml bottles of local vinegar, one after the other, reports the Yangtse Evening Post.

via City stages vinegar drinking contest | Orange UK.

October 18, 2010 Posted by | Dumb Stuff, Strange | , | Comments Off on Do you want fries with that?