Strange But True http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/36033/all en Yeti hunters have 3 simple rules from US government http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/yeti-hunters-have-3-simple-rules-us-government Foreign Service memo says you must buy a permit, only take pictures.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/yeti-hunters-have-3-simple-rules-us-government" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Strange But True Asia-Pacific Diplomacy United States Weird Wide Web Tue, 26 Feb 2013 21:47:00 +0000 David Trifunov 5767791 at http://www.globalpost.com Watch helicopter rescue deer trapped on frozen lake (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/watch-helicopter-rescue-deer-trapped-frozen-lake-video For parents in the crowd, you now have a real-life video to show your kids of Bambi meeting Hannah the Helicopter. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/weird-wide-web/watch-helicopter-rescue-deer-trapped-frozen-lake-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Strange But True Wildlife News Canada Weird Wide Web Thu, 28 Feb 2013 16:11:20 +0000 David Trifunov 5769873 at http://www.globalpost.com Morrissey, Jimmy Kimmel trade barbs over Duck Dynasty (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/hollyworld/morrissey-jimmy-kimmel-trade-barbs-over-duck-dynasty-video Morrissey says jokes about gun ownership were probably 'hugely amusing' to Sandy Hook parents.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/hollyworld/morrissey-jimmy-kimmel-trade-barbs-over-duck-dynasty-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Strange But True Hollyworld United Kingdom United States Thu, 28 Feb 2013 16:45:00 +0000 David Trifunov 5769919 at http://www.globalpost.com Notorious B.I.G. cartoon to feature slain rapper as ghost http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/hollyworld/notorious-big-biggie-smalls-cartoon-rapper-ghost Show to focus on 16-year-old C.J. and 19-year-old T’yanna trying to keep their father’s recording studio from an evil “entertainment factory” buyout. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/hollyworld/notorious-big-biggie-smalls-cartoon-rapper-ghost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Strange But True Hollyworld United States Wed, 13 Mar 2013 17:42:50 +0000 David Trifunov 5782484 at http://www.globalpost.com Will Seoul block a fake North Korean Facebook page? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/today-north-korea/north-korean-facebook-ban-propaganda <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> South Korean police are seeking a ban on a Facebook page they say is run by North Korea's state television broadcaster. But is the profile even real? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Geoffrey Cain </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SEOUL, <a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/section-config/south-korea">South Korea</a> — The National Police Agency said on Thursday that it's requesting the South Korean government block the "official" Facebook fan page of <a href="http://nwww.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20130606000238">Korean Central Television</a>, or KCTV, the Korea Herald reports.</p> <p>In case you've never seen it, KCTV <a href="https://www.facebook.com/KoreanCentralTV?fref=ts">stars a cast of melodramatic announcers</a> who praise the Supreme Leader, Kim Jong Un, and the glorious achievements of the army.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/today-north-korea/north-korean-facebook-ban-propaganda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> odd propaganda Strange But True World Leaders Military North Korea Today In North Korea Mon, 10 Jun 2013 10:09:51 +0000 Geoffrey Cain 5852435 at http://www.globalpost.com