An architectural fragment juts out of the street.
What looks like a corner of a building pasted onto a street scene is actually a sculpture in Melbourne, Australia created by Petrus Spronk. Continue reading “The protruding building optical illusion”
The elephant is suspended.
These elephant sculptures are by French artist Daniel Firman.
The elephant is balanced. Continue reading “The elephant in two very strange poses”
"The Miller is here. Continue reading “Find the Miller – an optical illusion puzzle”
You need a big lunch when you’re
attaching beams like this. Continue reading “Workers build impossible optical illusion building”
He claimed his bomb could take down an airliner.
Henry Jones told the Georgia Bureau of Investigation about three men who had hired him to build a bomb to destroy an aircraft. Continue reading “Why you might not want to lie to the FBI”
Suit Yourself, indeed
Continue reading “Why the newspaper reader spit out his coffee”
Karl Albrecht had his last laugh.
A notice in a local German newspaper notified people that a man named Karl Albrecht, aged 88, had moved to new lodgings in Hamburg. Continue reading “Why Karl’s change of address notice was deceptive”
You might feel a little sympathy for the guy
David Lee Walker was pissed off.
One morning, he went into a Wells Fargo bank in Greeley, Colorado and said he needed a loan for $2,000. Continue reading “Why did this angry man shut down a bank?”
Brian Banks hears the verdict.
From a story in the Los Angeles Times:
Brian Banks logged onto Facebook last year, and a new friend request startled him. Continue reading “Why a rape victim wanted to friend her rapist”
"Cow shoes," made from cow hooves or wood,
were used by moonshiners
to hide their tracks and evade customs officials. Continue reading “What you mean my “cow shoes” ain’t legal?”