Quirky news of the day

It seems that today has been a day filled with quirky news – just take a look at these few from Ananova.com :

Man blows up baloon with his eyes

By wearing a pair of specially made goggles, Ping blew up the balloon to the audience’s applause.

Ping discovered his talent as a child: “When I was young and swimming with pals in the river, I found my eyes could blow out air,” he said. – source Ananova.com

Couple sue McDonald’s over nude photos

A US couple are suing McDonald’s for £2m after nude photos of the woman, which were on her husband’s mobile phone, ended up on the internet.
Tina Sherman says she began receiving offensive calls and text messages about the pictures from her husband’s mobile phone after he left it at the McDonald’s on 5 July.

The couple then discovered that the nude pictures she had sent to her husband’s phone had been posted online.  – source Anaova.com


Cat’s week under car bonnet

An Austrian motorist couldn’t work out why his Mercedes car was “purring” along better than normal – until he looked under the bonnet.

Lucky Luna had survived more than 300 miles of motoring without food or water before her mewing raised the alarm.

The petrified puss had hidden so deep inside the engine that it had to be dismantled to get her out.  – source Ananova.com