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Fog Turns Stadium into UFO (Photo)

Here is a great not-a-ufo photo from Reddit. It looks like something from the movie District 9 to me. True strange mothership stadiums of the planet earth. Here is the likely source. Credit to the photographer, Alexander Lubyanchenko. Per here: The [Krestovsky] stadium was opened in 2017 for the FIFA Confederations Cup. Initially, was planned to be … Continue reading

Barber Misunderstanding Results in “Pause” Haircut

A man in China supposedly showed a barber a paused video of a haircut he wanted. The barber asked if he really wanted the triangles and the man said yes. Both men misunderstanding lead to the “play” button in the paused video being cut into the man’s hair by the barber. Great stuff. I can’t … Continue reading

Quick Laughs: November ‘18 Edition

Quick Laughs is a new feature on TrueStrange.com, our editor’s picks for quick cheesey humor. Do you know what kinds of things make you laugh? It is worth considering. This site’s favorite comedians are the Steven Wright variety, stuff that makes you see the world in a new way, jokes of perspective. Here are a … Continue reading

Bus Costume Fails to Cross “No Pedestrians” Bridge in Russia

A surprised witness filmed and posted to YouTube a video (below) of four people trying to walk across the Zolotoy Bridge in Vladivostok while wearing a cardboard bus costume. The video shows police stop the group and make them turn around. “Why are they being chased away? It’s beautiful, it’s art! Why don’t they understand it?” … Continue reading

Japanese Politeness

What if this is a polite universe, a simulation designed to give you, with a random time delay, what you seek as much as possible? In other words, what if this is an iteration of heaven? “Wouldn’t heaven be a much better place?” You may well ask. Would it? Run with the idea that you … Continue reading

Aptonyms: Names That Fit

You might like this. An aptonym, aptronym, or euonym is a personal name aptly or peculiarly suited to its owner. Below are some great apropos matings of a person’s name and occupation. First, dentists, perhaps the profession with the most aptonyms, or at least with the most interesting ones. These are actual names of practicing … Continue reading

Strangest Cello Music

The guys from 2CELLOS are pretty amazing, and performing heavy metal rock music (in this case, Thunderstruck by AC/DC) with cellos is definitely a bit strange. The thing is, it works, don’t you agree? I prefer the cellos to his voice, but to each his own.   I love the audience reaction at the end. … Continue reading

In the Future: Tesla Roadster Found in Space (Star Trek, Humor)

I never really got into this particular spinoff of the original Star Trek series, but any science fiction fan might enjoy this clip: Great isn’t it? In the original Star Trek: Voyager scene its a 1936 Ford in space. Rust? That’s right, Captain. High levels of ferric oxide corroded iron particles. Would you mind telling … Continue reading

Best Refutation of Flat Earth Theory (Humor)

This brilliant graphic once and for all ends the flat earth debate. I didn’t notice the point the globe inset was making at first. I was busy looking at the crazy column in the clouds thinking, “Hmmm… tornado? Photoshop?” If you see the Earth’s mounting axis, be sure to get more than one good photo … Continue reading