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9 of the Wackiest Bathrooms Ever

We spend so much time doing the pee pee dance and hoping that the homeless person who's locked himself in the Starbucks bathroom hasn't died that it's nice to take a moment every now and then and remind ourselves that this isn't the way things are everywhere. Here are nine of the coolest bathrooms we could find (store one away in your happy place for safekeeping).

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Category: Humor, Lists, Weird News
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Mr.Medici, Flckr
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Judge Rules Rare Coins Worth $80 Million Belongs to the Government and Not to Family Claiming Them — Dollars and Sense

The United States government has officially railroaded a Philadelphia family that literally struck gold, after a judge found that the 10 rare gold coins worth $80 million they discovered almost a decade ago did not belong to them, but to Uncle Sam, instead.

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10 Surprising Uses for Toothpaste

When you’re brushing your teeth, it can be almost impossible to contain the toothpaste only to your brush. Somehow it ends up on the mirror, in the sink, maybe even on your hands.

It seems like the only good place for that paste is in your mouth, but as it turns out, there are a lot of other places you might want your toothpaste to go. It can help out all over the house if you know how to use it.

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Category: Health, Weird News
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wzzm13.com
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Rare Freshwater Jellyfish Found In Greenville

Last weekend, there was an alligator near Kalamazoo.  A few of months ago, there was an iguana in Grand Rapids. Now a jellyfish in Greenville?

Yes.  But this is different.  The alligator and iguana were lost or abandoned, the jellyfish were in their natural habitat.

The jellyfish in Greenville were rare, freshwater jellyfish! 

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steve beger, Flickr
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Alligator Found Near Kalamazoo

A man cutting his lawn near Kalamazoo discovered a surprise on Saturday...an alligator!

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Reddit
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Guy Takes His Giant Python For A Stroll

Well, this is just terrifying. For some reason, this guy apparently owns a giant Burmese python, and for some other reason he likes to take it for “walks” around the neighborhood.

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Category: Humor, Weird News
Toby Canham, Getty Images
Toby Canham, Getty Images
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J.K. Rowling Builds Awesome ‘Harry Potter’ Tree Houses for Kids

In a move destined to make you wish that J.K. Rowling was your mom, the author of the ‘Harry Potter’ series recently won permission to build two massive 40-foot high tree houses in her backyard at a cost of almost $395,000.

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Category: Movies, Weird News
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The State Department Wants You to Stop Using Offensive Phrases You Don’t Even Know Are Offensive

It appears as if the State Department wants to wash out the mouths of the American people with a proverbial bar of soup for being so insensitive to the offensive nature of popular phrases like “hold down the fort” and “rule of thumb.”

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Category: Weird News
Michael Regan, Getty Images
Michael Regan, Getty Images
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Olympian Aly Raisman Turns Down Marriage Proposal, Keeps the Ring (Pop)

If you’re planning to win the hand of an Olympic gymnast who doesn’t even know you, it’s going to take a little bit more than some candy, we just learned. A fan got down on one knee (good start) and pulled out a Ring Pop (aaaand there it goes) before asking Aly Raisman if she would marry him. Mighty presumptuous of this guy, although, to be fair, she did take the candy.

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Getty Images
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Olympic Loser Sets Sights on ‘Beer Mile’ World Record

This is what happens when you are pressured to perform and lose at the Olympics: You turn to drinking.

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Category: Sports, Weird News
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iStock
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Plastic Fork Removed From Man’s Stomach After 10 Years

In the U.K., a 40-year-old man recently had a plastic fork surgically removed from his stomach after swallowing it. That’s bad enough, but when you consider that he ingested the item a decade ago, the story reaches all new levels of weird. We’ll never look at cutlery the same way again.

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Category: Weird News
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NBC 10
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Philadelphia Woman Could Be Fined For Giving Out Free Lunches

Talk about a good deed being punished. This summer, Angela Prattis has been handing out daily free lunches to about 60 kids in her Chester, PA neighborhood. These meals are the same ones they would be getting if their school was in session. Now she faces a fine of $600 a day for doing so because she doesn’t have a variance to serve food in a residential neighborhood.

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