Monthly Archives: April 2012

Mystery pelican mass death follow dolphin catastrophe in Peru

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Peru investigates mystery pelican deaths – CNN.com. Authorities in Peru are investigating the death of over 538 pelicans, along with other birds, on the northern coast of the country, the Peruvian ministry of production said Sunday. The new environmental investigation comes on the heels of an incident earlier in April when 877 dolphins washed up…

Was JPL worker a victim of discrimination or was he unprofessional?

Computer specialist contends his views cost him his JPL job – latimes.com. A computer specialist rankled some of his JPL co-workers by pressing intelligent design and other issues at work. Now a judge must decide if that is why he was laid off. David Coppedge’s co-workers at one of the nation’s most prominent scientific institutions…

Free UFO show nightly: Now with extra dimensional travel

Ontario witnesses observe UFO enter inter-dimensional doorway An Ontario witness suggests that some UFOs may be inter-dimensional rather than ‘extraterrestrial’. What do you think? An Ontario, Canada witness reports seeing a UFO enter into an apparent inter-dimensional doorway on 28 April 2012 according to testimony from the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) witness reporting database. The…

Ohio Bigfoot conference shows the big guy is not a joke

Who's messin' with who?

The long running Ohio Bigfoot conference sees media coverage this year as Bigfoot is a pop culture icon. Bigfoot conferees cite track record The conference has been around for more than 20 years. Some of the 300-or-so conference attendees consider themselves “die-hard” Bigfoot trackers. Some have had experiences — they know something lurks in the…

Hero passers-by save child from sacrifice ritual

Father Accused of Trying to Sacrifice His Son A father is in custody, accused of attempting to sacrifice his own son in a San Diego area cemetery. Joseph Ramirez, 30, took his family to Mount Hope Cemetery Saturday around 4:30 p.m. and told them his dead grandmother told him to sacrifice the 8-year-old boy, according…

Egyptian ‘Farewell Intercourse Law’ is not real

Museum of Hoaxes debunks a highly circulated story. Controversy over Egyptian ‘Farewell Intercourse Law’. Late last week a strange story emerged alleging that Egypt’s parliament was considering a ‘Farewell Intercourse Law’ to make it legal for Egyptian husbands to have sex with their dead wives for up to six hours after death. Naturally a lot…

Barbie doll model Lukyanova likely enhanced more than surgically

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Ukranian Model Valeria Lukyanova, Barbie-lookalike, calls herself a “Living Doll”. The story of her transformation via cosmetic surgeries and some impossible looking and weirdly fakish photos have been all over the internet this week. Is she is real? One man comes forward to say she is trying to get money from him and he thinks…

Burzynski bows out of U.K. conference to avoid critics

Dr Stanislaw Burzynski has bowed out of a U.K. convention on complementary health. According to the conference website, he’s afraid of “attacks”. News – cichealth.org.uk. …he feels he is unable to come and speak about his excellent work at our convention. One of the reasons he feels unable to come is so that we won’t…

Take a walk on the wild side: Alien Abductee photo essay

Wired published an interesting piece by a photographer who attended this year’s UFO conference. Cat People, Strippers and Telekinesis: Tales From Alien Abductees | Raw File | Wired.com Alien abductions make for a good sci-fi plot devices, but it’s easy to forget that we walk among people — in the real world — who claim…

If only curing asthma was so easy

My miracle medicine – Fiji Times Online. According to the World Health Organisation estimates, nearly 300 million people around the world suffer from asthma, with nearly 10 per cent of the global population diagnosed with this lifelong respiratory disease. There is no known medical cure for asthma, with asthmatics enduring a continuous management regime of…

Half dozen lottery winners sold separately at the same store?

How is it possible 6 winning Powerball tickets were sold at 1 Ariz. store?. Six winning $1 million Powerball tickets were bought at a QuikTrip gas station in Glendale. Only one person has claimed their ticket since Wednesday’s drawing. “What we do know is these are not Quick Pick tickets,” said Karen Bach with the…

Seal Beach mystery creature

Photo credit: Karen Summers

Mystery Creature Washes Ashore in Seal Beach – wsbt.com. An unidentified creature was discovered Wednesday by a woman taking her daily walk along the shore in Seal Beach. Karen Summers says she animal corpse didn’t look like anything she nad ever witnessed. She called officials from the Public Works Department, who arrived Friday morning and…

Burzynski cancer treatment: The beat goes on

A few weeks ago I had noticed news that his hearing in front of the Texas Medical Board had been suspended. I didn’t know what that meant but the clinic treated it as good news. Dr. Burzynski has pending complaints against him to be addressed by the licensing board. As many readers know, the Burzynski…

Think again: Religious belief affected by analytical thought

A look at the kind of thinking that determines how religious we are A new University of B.C. study suggests analytical thinking can be harmful to religious faith. The psychology report, published today in the prestigious journal Science, reveals that religious belief drops after subjects perform analytical tasks or are exposed to Rodin’s sculpture The…

Social media spreads rumors of disaster as green cloud descends on Moscow

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Green cloud has Moscow residents fearing the worst; turns out to be just pollen  – NY Daily News. Terrified Muscovites can put away their gas masks and take out their Claritin. A sinister-looking green cloud looming in the sky over Moscow Thursday is merely the result of increased pollen levels, city officials told Russia’s Interfax…

UFO believers see another object orbiting the Sun

UFO Spaceship Orbiting the Sun, or a Camera Glitch?. UFO hunters have spotted a curious object near the sun in a new NASA image. It is, in the words of a blogger for the website Gather, “what looks like a metallic, jointed spaceship with a gigantic extension, perhaps a boom arm, anchored off its lower…

Woman died of starvation from sunlight only diet

Report: Swiss woman starved to death doing guru-inspired ‘sunlight’ fast. Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger reports that a woman starved to death after embarking on a spiritual diet that required her to stop eating or drinking and live off sunlight alone. The Zurich newspaper reported Wednesday that the unnamed Swiss woman in her fifties decided to follow…

Biodynamic wine is a witches brew of magical thinking

B.C.’s Summerhill winery seeks biodynamic certification. Summerhill Pyramid Winery CEO Ezra Cipes admits there are elements of biodynamic farming that sound more like witchcraft than modern agriculture, but he insists you can taste the results in a superior glass of wine. In the biodynamic process, herbs such as camomile, nettles and dandelions may be stuffed…

Seafoam spectacular in Seaton Bay

Photo credit: Seaton Bay/Facebook

Devon residents enjoy unexpected foam party on Seaton Bay beach Residents from a quiet seaside town in Devon have received an unexpected invitation to a foam party after one washed up on Seaton Bay sea front during yesterday’s bad weather. The strange sea foam arrived on the south coast of England last night and covered…

The secret of some secret shoppers ad is “scam”

Mystery shopper scams revealed There are legitimate “mystery shopping” programs and there are those that are not legitimate, which we will talk about today. Let’s say that after you responded to an ad, whether it was on the Internet, TV, radio or in the newspaper, you receive a letter saying, “Congratulations. You have been hired…

Serious searchers seeking Sasquatch, or Shenanigans? (Removed)

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REMOVED Why was this post removed? We at Doubtful News have decided that Bigfoot news is currently too absurd to warrant discussion on our site. There is no solid evidence that Bigfoot exists. Yet, TV shows and cryptozoology personalities have assumed the reality of the creature instead of considering all reasonable options to explain eyewitness reports.…