The Weird

JUST ABOVE SUNSET offers, in special arrangement with Andrew J. Hewett and his site WEIRD, BIZARRE and UNUSUAL (chewednews.com), the best of the weird, bizarre and unusual. As noted at his site, Andrew publishes, via e-mail, a growing archive of true events compiled from a variety of sources, covering “every conceivable subject.” You can submit your own favorite “strange story” – including a verifiable source, of course. He’s sent over 1,200 of these out to the distribution list, and you too can sign up to be on the list. Here’s the latest. Visit his site for more, and the archives. And note that Volume I of Weird, Bizarre and Unusual [Kindle Edition] is available on Amazon.com – Volume II will be coming soon, with Volume III, IV and V to follow.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

RAISED HIS FLATULENCE VOLUME?

Like all professions, doctors and pharmacists make mistakes. Medical expert Michael Cohen tells of a patient who was prescribed Lidosporin to treat a right ear infection. But the instruction “R. ear” without the period made it read “Rear,” causing the drops to be dripped between his buttocks’ cheeks.” (www.peoplespharmacy.com)

WHY NOT TAKE THEIR OWN?

In January 2014 the Lakemaid brewery based in Stevens Point, Wis., said they were testing drone technology, hoping to deliver beer to isolated ice fishermen on Lake Waconia, Minn., saying it appeared a six-bladed drone would be required to carry a 12-pack for up to a half-mile. But the Federal Aviation Administration said not yet, ordering them to cease flights. (WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), 1-31-14)

SEVERELY STUNG FOR THEIR CRIME

From La Paz, Bolivia, Radio Fides reports two young men, ages 18 and 19, were caught stealing 3 motorcycles from the village of Ayopaya. They were then each tied to trees infested with venomous ants of the Pseudomyrmex triplarinus species; then released 3 days later, after relatives raked up the equivalent of $3,700. While one young man was placed in intensive care, the other required dialysis for his failing kidneys. (The AP, 4-15-14)

Saturday, April 19, 2014

DIDN’T CARE FOR MOTHER’S DAY?

A Utah “mother,” Megan Huntsman, 39, of Pleasant Grove, gave birth to 7 children between 1996 and 2006. And, on April 13, 2014, she was arrested… after all 7 tiny bodies were found stuffed in cardboard boxes inside the garage where she once lived. One of the 7 did appear to have been stillborn. (The AP, 4-14-14)

COMPASSION CAUSED CONFINEMENT

One day last March Richard Wright handed out $50 and $100 bills to visitors of Halifax, Nova Scotia, saying if they didn’t need it, to share with others. That is until police took him in for a “wellness check,” which got him sent to a mental-health facility. Later, though his daughter Chelsea told reporters her father was a generous man with no mental-health issues, and friends swore he was a caring fellow filled with compassion, at press time he was still hospitalized. (Yahoo News, 3-24-14)

MORE CALLUSED LOVE

Microsoft founder Bill Gates was preparing to give a speech in Vancouver, British Columbia, recently, while circumcision dislikers prepared a protest. Only because the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation gave over $160 million for circumcision programs to developing countries based on medical evidence the procedure lowered chances of transmitting HIV, reducing AIDS cases. While the CFAP (Canadian Foreskin Awareness Project) claims the procedure reduces that organ’s “tenderness,” reducing the pleasure of sexual interaction. (www.canoe.ca, 3-17-14)

Friday, April 18, 2014

COMPARE THIS TO OBAMACARE

At one time Ivory Coast’s health system was the envy of West Africa. But changes in government and inflation have made it an embarrassing disaster. Recently a beautiful and famous model, Awa Fadiga, 23, living in upscale housing in Abidjan, their capital, was attacked and thrown from a cab. Taken to Central University Hospital, once considered the best of the best, her family was located and arrived 12 hours later; to find her untreated and dead because no one was there to pay up front. (The AP, 4-13-14)

MAYBE FOUL PLAY HERE?

The painting “Snowy Mountain”, by Chinese artist Cui Ruzhuo, was auctioned April 8, 2014 for HK$28.8 million ($3.7 million), then disappeared two days later. CCTV footage at the Grand Hyatt hotel where the auction took place, showed the cleaning crew moving and apparently throwing the painting away in the trash. (www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/09)

WHAT’S IN A NAME? FUN & GAMES

Michael Schell, 24, and Jessica Briggs, 31, were arrested while having noisy sex inside a restroom at a convenience store in Minot, N.D. The store is part of a chain called Kum & Go. (Minot Daily News, 2-12-14)

Thursday, April 17, 2014

HELP WANTED: MORE CRIMINALS

The Dutch government has an unusual problem. According to their justice department, for the first time on record more guards are guarding than prisoners are prisoned. While in 2008 some 15,000 occupied cells, as of March 2014 they only had 9,710 inmates guarded by 9,914 guards. This leaves many to feel that sentencing for violent crimes is much too light. (The AP, 4-12-14)

HE AIN’T NO EARTH-SHAKER

In February 2014 U.S. Rep. Robert Andrews announced his retirement, after 23 years of representing his New Jersey district; and the Washington Post says he may be the least successful lawmaker in over twenty years. While setting a record sponsoring 646 pieces of legislation, 0% passed. He even failed to get the easiest of bills passed, naming a post office or courthouse. (Washington Post, 2-4-14)

WHAT NAUGHTY GIRLS

University of Connecticut officials recently suspended a sorority while investigating allegations that members forced men to drink alcohol, eat dog treats, paint their bodies, wear women’s underwear and take alcohol shots off each other’s bodies. – Wonder if any arm-twisting was involved? (The AP, 4-11-14)

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

BEATLES’ SONGS WORTH $0.00?

After famous singer-dancer Michael Jackson died in 2009, his estate was declared to be worth $7 million, including a Jackson-owned catalog of Beatles’ songs “valued” at $0.00. But the Internal Revenue Service placed the estates’ value at $1.125 billion, demanding $702 million in taxes. According to Forbes magazine, in 2012 alone, Jackson earned more than any other celebrity, living or dead, about $160 million. (Los Angeles Times, 2-7-14)

ROMANTIC SUNSET VOMITS

Some 104 passengers and 25 crew members on board the cruise ship Crown Prince recently contacted the highly contagious norovirus, while touring off the coast of California. And, though fifty people were quarantined in their cabins, the cruise line said it had no plans to end the voyage early. (The AP, 4-11-14)

WHAT? NOBODY WANTS HER RECIPE?

Kano, Nigeria – Wasila Umaru, 14, was forced to marry 35-year-old Umaru Sani, who invited about a dozen of his friends to celebrate at his Ungwar Yansoro village. And the new bride did her part serving a rice dish containing rat poison, killing her new husband and three of his friends. (The AP, 4-11-14)

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

SHOWING MORE THAN McRIBS

Sandra Suarez, 41 – wearing only a bikini bottom – entered a McDonald’s in Pinellas Park, FLA. Told to get dressed, she lost her temper. Instead, according to the Tampa Bay Times, this topless woman did her best to destroy the interior by shoving cash registers onto the floor, overturning a drinks dispenser and throwing items at staff, before helping herself to ice cream. Police estimate she did some $10,000 in damages. (http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/08)

DUMBEST JERK OF 2014

An Ohio man, Edmond Aviv, 62, was ordered by South Euclid Municipal Court Judge Gayle Williams-Byers to carry a sign reading “I AM A BULLY!” on a busy street during a weekend. Aviv was accused of harassing his neighbor for more than a decade; calling her “Monkey Mama,” while she held her adopted, disabled African-American children, and for smearing dog feces on their wheelchair ramp. (http://www.reuters.com)

MORE ABOUT THIS IDIOT ABOVE

Edmond Aviv harassed his neighbor for almost 15 years, while she raised seven children, four with physical disabilities, three adopted African-Americans; also protecting her husband, suffering dementia. Aviv even spit on her twice on the street, and once while she planted flowers in her front yard. – He once tried to run down her wheelchair-bound daughters crossing his driveway, directed spotlights at their windows at night, blared music from his garage and spread dog feces on her son’s car windows. (http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/10/)

Monday, April 14, 2014

AND, “THANK YOU APPLE”

Mike Witonis of Dover, N.H., recently received an email from Apple thanking him for calling customer service about his laptop computer. Odd thing was, that laptop was stolen from him during a burglary over a year before. But now, since Apple had flagged the laptop’s security number, police were able to track down and arrested Casey Wentworth, 24, of Portsmouth. (WMUR-TV, http://bit.ly/1k2NLgi)

CAN’T EVEN SMOKE THESE “WEEDS”

A landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in 2005 allows cities to force unwilling property owners to sell if a development “could” improve a neighborhood. Meaning, Susette Kelo was forced off her land because the city of New London, Conn., hoped a new facility planned by the drug maker Pfizer would inspire growth. Now, 9-years later, Pfizer backed out, leaving those 90-acres barren… except for waist-high weeds. (The Weekly Standard, 2-10-14)

CAN GROOMS CRY AT WEDDINGS?

In the official Xinjiang Daily, Xinjiang’s governor Nur Bekri says of Islamist militants: “They… push the banning of watching television, listening to the radio, reading newspapers, singing and dancing, not allowing laughter at weddings nor crying at funerals.” (http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/07)

CLEAN-SHAVEN/OLD-FASHIONED

While beard implants are common, performed by plastic surgeons on men with facial scarring or for female-to-male transgender transformations, New York City website DNAinfo reports an increase in businessmen wishing to look more distinguished. This procedure, similar to scalp hair implants, takes about eight hours and costs some $7,000. (http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/?network, 2-25-14)

SHE AND THE ELEVATOR “MOVED”

Patricia Ann Jamison, 49, had a moving experience while riding an elevator at St. Lucie County Courthouse in Fort Pierce, Fla., and was arrested. A security camera showed she “appeared to pull her pants down and back up toward the interior elevator buttons consistent with someone using the bathroom” – leaving behind a pile of evidence. (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/07)

Sunday, April 13, 2014

IN A HURRY TO MOVE

A team of fast response police in Newtown, Birmingham, wants to move from the top floor of their old elevator-less building, claiming the three flights of slippery stairs are dangerous to run down when answering emergency calls. In one year alone they say team members have suffered a dislocated shoulder, a twisted knee and a sprained back, all requiring hospital treatment and numerous days off work. (http://www.telegraph.co.uk)

DO ANY CRAVE TO BE UROLOGIST?

The television program “My Strange Addiction” recently completed its fifth season. Mostly it features folks who eat or drink strange things such as plastic bags, mattress stuffing, makeup and diapers. One show featured Heather Bell, who drinks paint, saying it reminded her of warm milk. (Wikipedia, My_Strange_Addiction)

SHE ALREADY SMOKED SOMETHING?

You ever get ripped-off paying full price for an inferior product? Well, 37-year-old Evelyn Hamilton, a Lufkin, TX, woman was so upset with her purchase she called police. And, police came right to her home… and arrested her. That’s because her complaint concerned a $40 marijuana purchase, which ended up being only “seeds and stems.” (http://abcnews.go.com)

Saturday, April 12, 2014

A BRIEF FANTASY GONE

A woman waiting to use an ATM machine in South Portland, Maine, wondered why the man in front of her continued sticking cash into his pockets, so she called police. Still there when police arrived, the man explained he’d attempted to get $140, but the machine kept pumping-out cash until it totaled some $37,000. (http://www.startribune.com, 4-4-14)

A LONG-HAIRED BALD BLOND?

Do you feel security at airports is overdone, or does this make you feel safer? Well, Neil Clulow’s recent flight from the United Kingdom to Spain proves it still needs improvement. After arriving, and while sharing photos with friends, this bald-headed, 50-year-old realized he’d cleared security internationally – going out and coming in – using the passport (i.e. photo) of his blond, long-haired girlfriend. (http://www.huffingtonpost.com, 4-7-14)

WHAT’S IN A NAME? PRISON TIME

When Hernando County (Fla.) Sheriff’s detective James Smith located James Dixon, 53, a longtime fugitive, he claimed to be his twin brother, Gary Dixon. On a hunch, and to prove James was “James” and not Gary, Det. Smith waited a bit, then sudden said “Hey, James!” When “Gary” immediately jerked his head around, it proved his true identity immediately. (Tampa Bay Online, 3-21-14)

Thursday, April 10, 2014

CROSS-GENDER SHEEP? BAA NAW

Sudan officials seized about 70 “ram” sheep, after they saw one urinating in the posture of a female. That’s because ewes are worth more and their sales are limited, causing these smugglers to sew male sex organs onto the undersides of each. (BBC News, 2-10-14)

HE “RACED” THE WRONG DIRECTION

March 16, 2014, Stephanie Hamman, 23, attended Sunday services by herself in Church Hill, Tenn., driving her car through the front door of Providence Church. Immediately calling her husband at home, he stopped watching the NASCAR race and hurried to the church – where Stephanie stabbed him in the chest for loving car racing more than her. (KnoxNews.com 3-17-14)

PIZZA DELIVERY $1,999,990 LESS

Khek Chanthalavong was outside on the patio of his Holland Township, Michigan, apartment, burning the fur off his favorite, a meaty squirrel, when he went inside briefly and left his blowtorch fired-up. Unattended, the flame started a fire, causing serious damage to the large building, displacing 29 renters; later landing him in court being sued for $2 million. (http://www.huffingtonpost.com)

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

HE’D NEED DIAPERS IN PRISON

Direct quote from CNN News: “A 9-month-old Pakistani boy bawled as he was fingerprinted and booked in Lahore on an attempted murder charge after his family members allegedly threw bricks at police trying to collect an unpaid bill.” Good news is: “Following media coverage of the incident, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif directed police to immediately suspend a Pakistani official for registering the case against the baby boy.” (http://www.cnn.com)

REVERSE BIRTH CONTROL?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have found some 40 Americans die each day (about 15,000 yearly) from pain killers such as Vicodin and OxyContin. What is being done to reduce this number? Nothing. Instead, even though 28 state attorneys signed a letter asking the FDA to revoke the drug Zohyfro, which can be 5 times stronger than OxyContin, it is now available to “treat” the public. (http://abcnews.go.com)

A ROOM WITH A VIEW… DAMMIT!

Englishman Tony Dallyn rejected a chance to have a wind turbine installed on his land, though over 20 years he’d receive £1 million (about $1.4 Million), saying it would spoil his view. Now, though the turbine’s original placement would not have been visible, his neighbor accepting the offer forces Dallyn to see it each time he looks out his window. (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/)

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

WHAT A HORRIBLE WAY TO DIE

Last heard, blame for the death of Maria de Jesus Arroyo, 80, was still not resolved. Arriving at White Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles back in 2010, doctors pronounced her dead, allowing the body to be zipped into a body bag and stored in the hospital’s morgue freezer. But later, a mortuary worker, picking up the body, found her corpse face down, the body bag half-unzipped, with bruises and gashes on her face. Meaning, she regained consciousness and fought for help until she froze to death. (http://www.reuters.com)

SWISS AIR FORCE… OR FARCE?

In February 2014 French fighter jets had to accompany a hijacked Ethiopian Airlines plane commandeered by the co-pilot, who diverted it to Geneva to apply for asylum. The Swiss air force could’ve escorted the plane over its own air space, had it not occurred at 4:30 a.m. The Swiss air force does not go to work until 8:00 a.m. (Paris – The Local, 2-18-14)

WHAT! NO CHARMIN?

Digging up the medieval town of Odense in Denmark, archeologists report finding a communal toilet buried in “excellent condition,” still containing 700 year old eliminations from its citizens. While the aged mixture of urine and feces proved raspberries were very popular, it also found pieces of moss, leather and fabric used for toilet paper. The whole mess still stunk, too. (The Copenhagen Post)

Monday, April 7, 2014

FACTS FOR NO OTHER REASON

The average price to produce a major Hollywood movie is about $139,000,000. According to Ventures Africa business magazine, Lagos, Nigeria’s Nollywood can produce a movie in 10 days for only $25,000 – allowing them to produce some 2,000 movies annually, hiring a million people; making this a $25 million industry. (http://hollywood-movies.yoexpert.com/movies) (http://www.the-numbers.com/movie/budgets/all)

WOW!  IN THIS 21ST CENTURY!

Even in 2014, areas of India controlled by tribes are still barbaric. So much so, occasionally if a child marries outside their castes they are murdered. An alternative was recently offered by a Mr. Sidhnath Sharma. His lawsuit demanded his son pay him the equivalent of $163 monthly for destroying the “family tradition and lowering his father’s prestige” caused by the now unauthorized use of his name. (The Hindu, 1-25-14)

WELL, IT’S ABOUT TIME

You ever lose track of time or show up late for an appointment? Though this probably won’t help, the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder, Colo., now has a new atomic clock called NIST F-2 they say is three times more accurate than their old outdated NIST F-1. This new one is not supposed to gain or lose even one second over the next 300 million years… or so. (The AP, 4-4-14)

Sunday, April 6, 2014

FONT SIZE CAN SAVE MILLIONS

When Suvir Mirchandani, 14, a sixth-grader at Pittsburg’s Dorseyville Middle School, realized their Hewlett-Packard printers’ ink cost $75 an ounce, he found simply changing the typeface to a thinner Garamond font would save his school 24% (about $21,000 annually). And, with the U.S. General Services Administration now spending some $467 million annually on ink, they could/can save $136 million each year. (http://www.cnn.com)

CHEAPER THAN A FUNERAL

Perhaps this year’s worst April Fools backfire was the firing of Ronald Benjamin, 61, a desk clerk at a complex in St. Petersburg, Fla. While taking a smoking break early that morning, he noticed what he thought was a “rubber mask” mannequin and had it thrown into a dumpster. Turns out it was the body of a 96-year-old woman who committed suicide jumping from her 16th floor balcony. (TampaBay.com, 4-2-14)

USED HIS FREQUENT-FLYER MILES?

A small 3-year-old Chihuahua-Dachshund mix named “Corbin” escaped its yard in Killeen, TX, on March 25, then, 4 days later, thanks to a computer chip was located at an animal shelter in Hamilton, Ohio, some 1,000 miles from his home. (The Cincinnati Enquirer)

Saturday, April 5, 2014

STANDING ROOM ONLY?

According to a February report on WWBT-TV (Richmond, Va.), White Tail Chapel’s Pastor Allen Parker conducts Sunday services in the nude, for the nude. And, in summertime, inside this nudist resort at Ivor, Va., these services often pack in such a crowd it has standing-room-only. (WWBT-TV, 2-20-14)

PIRANHA FRAMES OF MIND

CBS Atlanta reports on April 1 David Egan, 16, a Parkview High School student, was beaten so badly his nose was detached from his skull. “He had fractures all over his cheekbone, fractures which require a metal plate to constructively hold the bones back together, and the whole base of his nose was broken to the side of his face. His eyes were completely swollen shut,” Egan’s father Daniel said. And worse, the boy’s classmates cheered his attacker to continue on. (CBS Atlanta reports, 3-25-14)

BON APPÉTIT?

Which is your favorite: (1) Sweetbread – thymus or pancreas of calves, cows, pigs or lamb. (2) Veal – from slaughtered very young calves; many only a few days old. (3) Foie Gras – When properly retrieved, this “fat liver” comes from forced-fed ducks or geese, fattened until badly swollen by churning food down their throats with a hand-crank grinder. (Humans will abuse humans until they stop abusing animals – simple evolution.) (http://www.huffingtonpost.com)

Friday, April 4, 2014

THAT “RAISINS” IN THIS CEREAL?

Trade House Cheeses, a dairy producer in Omsh, 1,600 miles east of Moscow, was suddenly closed in March 2014, after a video appeared on NTV television network, showing undressed employees bathing in a vat of milk. (The Dallas Morning News, 3-29-14)

THEY FELT GENERALLY RUN-DOWN

Hoping to improve safety for bicyclists in their city, folks in El Paso, TX, held an awareness gathering in downtown… where off-duty police officer Jorge Gonzalez rode his motorcycle through the group, injuring several. According to the El Paso Times, Gonzalez had already been suspended three times for misconduct and was involved in a 2010 shooting that left a 22-year-old man paralyzed. (The AP, 3-31-14)

HIS DARLING BECAME DOG MEAT

Former star soccer goalie Bruno Fernandes de Souza was serving 22 years in prison for murdering his girlfriend and feeding part of her to his dogs. That is until March 2014, when a Brazilian soccer pro team, hoping to improve their win-loss ratio, talked prison officials into letting him go under a work-releasing rehabilitation law. (London’s Daily Mail, 3-12-14)

Thursday, April 3, 2014

INCOMPETENT LAW “ENFORCEMENT?”

Dallas police took a week to find the body of D’Lisa Kelly, a pregnant 24-year-old mother. Her sister, LaShaun Stewart, told KXAS-TV she had to fill out a missing persons report before authorities would even start a search. Then she was told, since the last thing she overheard her sister tell her murderer, while listening over her phone, was “Get off of me!” not “Stop hitting me!”, the police couldn’t do anything. (DMN 4B 3-29-14)

PROBABLY A POOR KISSER, TOO

Beauty contestants can do strange things to increase their chances of winning. One method was revealed on a BBC television special involving South America’s Wi May Nava, first runner-up for Miss Venezuela 2013. They reported she had a patch of plastic mesh sewn onto her tongue to create so much pain when she ate she was forced to drink liquids only. – True? Yes. Look it up yourself. (http://www.news.com.au)

A HALF-CENTURY WAITING TO DIE

Former Japanese pro-boxer Iwao Hakamade finally got out of prison, at least for now. He’s won a retrial after originally being sentenced to death in 1966 for murdering a family. And, according to Guinness World Records, spending 45 of those 48 years on death row makes him the world’s longest survivor of a death sentence. (The AP, 3-28-14)

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

HER BOSOMS AND HER CAR FLOPPED

A New York appeals court approved a Rockland County judge’s jury instructions, which resulted in the jury’s absolving Brittany Lahm of fault when she flipped her car on the New York Thruway, killing one passenger and injuring others. That’s because the passenger killed was the one who unfastened Lahm’s bikini top, causing her to stretch her arms to re-tie it, caused her to lose control of the car. (WABC-TV, 11-25-13)

ENOUGH TO FILE AN APPEAL

During a 1993 botched robbery of Brown’s Chicken Restaurant in Palatine, Ill., James Degorski mass murdered 7 people. Now, at age 41, and serving life in prison, Degorski was more recently hit in the face by a prison guard, requiring surgery… allowing a jury to award him $451,000. (WHSD-TV, 3-10-14)

INJURED? HIDE YOUR HEALTH CARD

Logically, a trauma victim arriving at a hospital emergency room needing specialized intensive care is transferred quickly to a qualified “trauma center,” where the success rate is believed to average 25 percent better. But a recent Stanford University survey found among 636 hospitals, if a patient was fully insured their chance of transferring was much reduced. Meaning, the poorly insured had a better chance of proper care. (NPR, 2-19-2014)

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

MAN GIVES BIRTH TO PORCUPINE

A scientific minded Jared Buzzell was searching for wild mushrooms along a road in Minot, Maine, when he found a porcupine recently killed by a passing car. Having read a valuable mineral used in Chinese medicine forms inside these animals, he immediately cut it open; but, according to WMTW-TV, instead inside he found a pre-birth baby porcupine. Immediately cutting the umbilical cord and massaging the little critter, Buzzell soon brought it to life. (The AP, 3-30-14)

MAYBE HER UNDIES COULD WIN TOO

Congratulations to 12-year-old Jordan Armstrong, a 7th grader from Las Cruces, N.M. On April 25th she won the Odor-Eaters National Rotten Sneaker Contest at Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Times Square. While accepting her $2,500 prize in New York City, the smelly-footed young lady admitted, “I’ve worn them everywhere for two years. Sometimes I even wore them to bed.” (http://www.huffingtonpost.com)

FAST-FOOD? NOPE, FAST-SEX

In March 2014, knowing the Des Plaines Oasis, which contains shops and fast-food restaurants, would be demolished to widen the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway near Des Plaines, Ill., Kevin Walters, 21, chained himself to a door there in protest. Why? Walters told WBBM Radio his parents told him he was conceived there while they were returning home from a 1992 Phil Collins concert. (WBBM, 3-14-2014)

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Volume I of Weird, Bizarre and Unusual [Kindle Edition] is available on Amazon.com – Volume II will be coming soon, with Volume III, IV and V to follow.