Around The Weird - Bizarre News Briefs for June 10th, 20032003-06-10 - Hyderabad, India
- Hundreds of thousands of asthma sufferers are flocking to Hyderabad, India, convinced that eating a medicine made of live sardines and herbs will cure them. According to BBC Online, the sardine cure can only be taken at the beginning of monsoon season.
Richard Gere: Future Victim Of 'Mothman' Curse?
2003-06-10 - Portland, ME - Richard Gere may want to watch his back for a while because he may soon fall victim to the "Curse Of "The Mothman Prophecies."
Catch Crabs, Get A Vasectomy
2003-06-10 - Nehalem Bay, OR - Crowds of people will be gathering on the north coast of Oregon this weekend to see one man catch crabs and get a vasectomy.
'Wizard School' Video Teaches Harry Potter Wannabes Tricks Of Trade
2003-06-10 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL - A Florida-based magician is making Harry Potter wannabes' dreams come true with a new video that teaches you how to fly on a broom.
Golfing Across Mongolia
2003-06-10 - Choybalsan, Mongolia - Tiger Woods, watch out! An American who loves golf is trying to golf his way across Mongolia.
Nuking Dentures Keeps Them Clean
2003-06-10 - Chicago, IL - Actress-turned-denture-cleanser-pitchwoman Martha Raye could be poised for a comeback -- if she weren't already dead.
It's The National Father Summit, Daddy-O
2003-06-10 - Philadelphia, PA - Father's Day isn't until Sunday but some professionals will be getting a head start tomorrow (June 11) in Philadelphia.
Food Glorious Food: Top Chain Restaurants
2003-06-10 - Yonkers, NY - Finally, some news Americans can sink their teeth into: "Consumer Reports" has named the best chain restaurants in the U.S.
Poll: Men Like To Be Pampered Too
2003-06-10 - Chicago, IL - Want more proof men are becoming pampered prima donnas? A new survey shows 25 percent have had a pedicure at a spa and around 33 percent have had a facial.