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We warned you about the Chinese lanterns, California!

A hubbub was made over what seems obviously to be chinese lanterns in the sky across California on New Years Eve. UFO sightings reported across California | news10.net. Terry and Hans Mauth of Auburn said they watched a large egg-shaped object with a bright light shining upward drift over their neighborhood, then suddenly accelerate. “There…

Expert debunks Fukushima radiation as link to starfish catastrophe

In November, we brought you links to the disturbing story of the starfish wasting syndrome. The cause is unknown. The cause is STILL unknown. However, blame has fallen on Fukushima radiation for a huge array of real and imaginary problems noted in the Pacific. Here’s why this problem is NOT related to the Fukushima disaster.…

Trespassing ghost hunter injured in fall

Another example of irresponsible “investigation” – trespassing in a dangerous abandoned building to look for paranormal activity. Clovis ghost hunter falls 30 feet inside an abandoned winery | abc30.com. A woman is in the hospital after an accident inside an abandoned winery in Clovis early Monday morning. Authorities went to the building on Clovis Avenue…

We’re taking a little trip, Mom

Some people don’t believe me when I note that the trend is that all problems can be solved through exorcism. Here is another misguided example. Father, son accused of kidnapping mom ‘possessed by demons’ | WTVR.com. A California father and son are facing charges after they allegedly kidnapped a woman so priests could perform an…

Another oarfish washes up in California

I wonder if it would have made news if not for the first one last week. Second rare oarfish washes up in Southern California – U.S. News. For the second time in a week, the rare, serpentine oarfish has surfaced on a Southern California beach. Beach goers at Oceanside Harbor crossed paths Friday afternoon with…

Oarfish carcass discovered near Catalina Island

And the finders are keepers. They are thrilled. 18-foot oarfish caught by Catalina marine science instructor. A marine science instructor has made what’s being called the discovery of a lifetime: She found an 18-foot-long oarfish Sunday in Toyon Bay on Catalina Island. While snorkeling, Jasmine Santana of the Catalina Island Marine Institute discovered the obscure…

Faith-healing rapist told women they would be deported

I feel ill. Norwalk pastor violated 20-plus women using ‘healing hands,’ cops say – latimes.com. An associate pastor at a church in Norwalk arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting more than 20 female parishioners allegedly told his victims the sex acts were a necessary part of using “healing hands.” Jorge Juan Castro, 53, was arrested…

Psychic tip in missing persons case leads nowhere

This is how these typically go. UPDATE: Volunteers search lake shoreline for missing teen. About a dozen searchers combed an area of Castaic Lake’s shoreline Monday pinpointed by a psychic who said she had a vision of missing teen Bryce Laspisa related to that area. “The psychic contacted her (Laspisa’s mother, Karen) and said she…

Sea snail? More like knee snail

I first saw this story on the Daily Mail. Red flags flew. So I found it locally and sure enough, it holds up. It will be curious to see if they get any better information on how this happened. That’s a pretty tough egg. Family Shocked After Sea Snail Egg Grew And Hatched Inside Aliso…

Tweet and delete your UFO sighting

Huff Post’s Lee Speigel has the scoop on a celebrity UFO sighting that now never was… Ryan Adams Tweets California UFO Sighting, Then Deletes Tweets. Ryan Adams isn’t exactly sure what he saw in the sky around 11:00 p.m. on July 11, but he’s sure the mysterious flying object was being chased by police and…

Great white hoax: Shark attack rumors in California

Fake shark warning signs posted on beach. Eight shark warning signs were posted around Pleasure Point in Santa Cruz, California early Thursday morning telling surfers to stay out of the water. A fake public notice dated 6/6/2013 read “Shark Warning Water Advisory,” and said three great white shark attacks happened on Wednesday at three popular…

UFO photo convinces woman. Us? Not so much.

Hmm. This is going around the web today. 10News – Photo captures UFO over Santee’s Edgmoore Barn – 10News.com – News. 10News went looking for answers after a local woman snapped photos of an unidentified object flying over Santee. Ellen Henry told 10News her camera stopped working after snapping photos at a historical barn. Henry…

Hypnotists rejoice in Huntington Beach!

They are free to practice again. Just kidding. It doesn’t seem like this is such a big deal but a reflection of some outdated laws. Ban on hypnotism to be lifted in Huntington Beach. The Huntington Beach City Council has approved the introduction of an ordinance that would repeal a law prohibiting hypnotism. “I just…

Man finds bear in his front seat

The bear was a little stressed out by being trapped inside a truck for a while. Bear gets stuck in truck – Live5News.com. It’s a sight Evan Nielsen had to rewatch again and again to believe, even though he recorded the video – a black bear, making itself comfortable in his truck, after somehow opening…