Monthly Archives: September 2011

Heidi The Cross-Eyed Opossum Has Died

Heidi the opossum at Leipzig Zoo

Fans from all over the world are mourning the loss of Heidi — the cross-eyed German opossum whose cute but confused countenance had captured hearts around the world. The Leipzig Zoo said Wednesday that the three-and-a-half-year-old opossum had been listless and unable to move for several weeks due to acute arthritis. A decision was made to put her down ‘to ...

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Sophie Barrett Is Hottest Veggie

21-year-old Sophie Barrett has a stunning body to show that a meat-free diet does wonders for the figure.

A part-time glamour model with a passion for animals was yesterday named Europe’s Sexiest Vegetarian 2011, beating 15 other finalists. The blond 21-year old Essex beauty has a stunning body to show that a meat-free diet does wonders for the figure. Sophie Barrett of Creffield Road, Colchester, entered the contest organized by charity People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals ...

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Backheel Star Awana Diab Killed In Car Crash

Awana Diab  executing his backheel penalty kick

Awana Diab, the UAE footballer who became an internet sensation with a backheeled penalty, was killed in a car crash yesterday when travelling back from training. The 21-year-old midfielder shot to fame in July thanks to a cheeky spot-kick in his country’s 7-2 win over Lebanon. He had only been on the pitch of the Khalifa bin Zayed Stadium for ...

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Motherly Love In The Animal Kingdom

Four lionesses look over the edge before aborting their rescue mission because of the sheer drop

Nothing can compare to a mother’s love, and moms from the animal kingdom are no exception.  In the animal kingdom, a mother’s love is the strongest when her babies are in trouble. A dramatic rescue, captured by wildlife photographer Jean-Francois Largot, was played out in Kenya’s Masai Mara game reserve. A tiny lion cub, which has somehow slipped and fallen ...

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Recycled Wonderbra Handbags

Rita Maria's wonderbra handbag

Young designer Rita Maria Almeida, a graduate with a degree in Industrial Design,decided to recycle those big Wonderbra cups into handbags. Getting her friends to donate their old Wonderbras to her, she has churned out a huge collection of handbags of all types, sizes and colors. So ladies, check out your closet for any old wonderbras. Be the first to ...

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Ten Creative Divorce Products

Divorce cake

Throughout our lives, from birth to death, we acknowledge significant life events with various rites and ceremonies. Baptisms, christenings, confirmations, graduations, birthdays and weddings are some of the traditional celebrations in one’s life. And when we pass on, there are funerals, the final ceremony in the celebration of our life. A divorce is the final termination of a marital union, ...

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Bride’s Record-Breaking 3km Long Wedding Dress Veil

Elena De Angelis is all smiles after arriving at the church.

It is a wedding that Elena De Angelis will remember for the rest of her life. The Italian bride created a huge sensation in Casal di Principe, Naples, Italy, with her bridal outfit, sporting the world’s longest veil when she tied the knot with Ferdinand Pucci this week. Elena is sitting in the vintage car as hundreds of people come ...

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