Off Beat News

Thu 30 May 2019

‘Not happy, Jan’: Furore over ad remake

‘Not happy, Jan’: Furore over ad remake

Chocolate maker Darrell Lea is in hot water after using a “beloved character” from a famous TV commercial in its latest campaign.

Hellish new planet discovery shocks experts

Hellish new planet discovery shocks experts

Scientists are searching for more mysterious planets outside the Solar System after finding one in such harsh conditions it shouldn’t exist.

REVEALED: Top dog and cat breeds and names

REVEALED: Top dog and cat breeds and names

Staffies warrant a mention but they're not the state's favourite dog

Bizarre way driver avoids speeding fine

Bizarre way driver avoids speeding fine

This driver must have had a guardian angel after miraculously avoiding a speeding fine in the craziest way possible.

Wed 29 May 2019

Cheating husband’s brutal punishment

Cheating husband’s brutal punishment

A woman subjected her cheating husband to a humiliating public shaming after busting him cheating — but it landed them both in trouble.

Tue 28 May 2019

Weird material used to make eco-camper

Weird material used to make eco-camper

An American company has turned heads with its new trailer that weighs just a fraction of regular campers and is made out of materials that you would never expect.

Driver fined for scratching face

Driver fined for scratching face

In China, it’s probably best to keep your hands on the wheel at all times when driving.

Mon 27 May 2019

‘Forget something?’: Fan’s grisly find

‘Forget something?’: Fan’s grisly find

An Adelaide Crows fan has made a horrifying discovery after biting into his humble meat pie.

Sun 26 May 2019

Where you can get free beer this Sunday

Where you can get free beer this Sunday

You’ve had a long week and earned long, hard thirst. So let someone else pick up the bill for once. Luckily, VB is offering to take care of it this Sunday.

Sat 25 May 2019

Intruder ‘breaks in’, cleans home

Intruder ‘breaks in’, cleans home

A man came home from work to find his usually messy house had been broken into — and cleaned from top to bottom.

Fri 24 May 2019

Charity rejects mum’s X-rated pillow

Charity rejects mum’s X-rated pillow

It may look like an innocent, floral cushion but this mum was left mortified after her local charity pointed out its crude feature.

Thu 23 May 2019

Gross thing hiding in your wallet

Gross thing hiding in your wallet

What’s the most unhygienic thing in your wallet? Between cash, credit cards and coins, the “dirtiest” payment method may surprise you.

Mass arrests at ‘Go Topless’ event

Mass arrests at ‘Go Topless’ event

More than 100 people have been arrested after a mass brawl broke out at the “Go Topless” event in Texas.

Football fans jokingly mock Kim K

Football fans jokingly mock Kim K

She may be one of the most popular celebrities going around, but a few select fans weren’t happy with Kim Kardashian and they let her know.

Wed 22 May 2019

‘I’m confident’: Albo’s pitch for leadership

‘I’m confident’: Albo’s pitch for leadership

LABOR'S leadership frontrunner Anthony Albanese has addressed the party’s challenges as he eyes an uncontested run for its top job.

Model accidentally shares X-rated photo

Model accidentally shares X-rated photo

Nick Youngquest has caused a frenzy online after he posted a naked photograph that unintentionally revealed more than he intended to.

Tue 21 May 2019

Fury over airline’s drinks menu change

Fury over airline’s drinks menu change

PASSENGERS are “devastated” and have vowed never to fly with a US airline again after it made a controversial change to its soft drink options.

Housesitter’s naked act caught on camera

Housesitter’s naked act caught on camera

A WOMAN has been busted romping naked with her boyfriend in a home she was paid to look after — leaving the owner furious.

Broke labourer discovers he’s rich after taking DNA test

Broke labourer discovers he’s rich after taking DNA test

A DNA test was all it took for a broke labourer to claim a multi-million dollar inheritance from the father he never knew he had.

SPOILERS: Three better endings to Game of Thrones

SPOILERS: Three better endings to Game of Thrones

Here are three much more feasible endings to the world-wide phenomena that would have satisfied fans much more than the abomination we all viewed last night.

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