Episode 36: Weirdos

This week is all about weirdos. We’re not sure that’s different from any other week here in BFE, but hey, a theme is a theme.

 First up, a total weirdo, Michael Jackson. So weird that he died from an overdose of Propofol, a surgical anesthetic.

michael-jackson-mugshot

 

http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/07/showbiz/jackson-death-trial/index.html

http://abcnews.go.com/Health/Drugs/michael-jacksons-death-propofol/story?id=14617723

 

Oh, and this nugget of Micheal Jackson weirdness…

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-3773212/Michael-Jackson-claimed-alive-fans-daughter-Paris-Jackson-s-selfie.html?ITO=1490

 

Fentanyl Abuse

http://www.crchealth.com/addiction/drug-addiction-rehab/drug-addiction-rehab-2/home-2/fentanyl_abuse/

http://www.livestrong.com/article/81359-abused-prescription-drugs/

 

How about the weirdness that results from taking bath salts? Face-Eating? No thanks.

http://www.mypalmbeachpost.com/news/news/local/anything-goes-culture-surrounds-dangerous-bath-sal/nsQsT/

http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2012/05/29/reports-miami-zombie-attacker-may-have-been-using-bath-salts/

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/florida/sfl-martin-county-killing-face-eating-20160816-story.html

 

Next up, the sad story of Big Lurch.

 biglurchnt5

http://murderpedia.org/male.L/l/lurch-big.htm

                **Please note, the above link goes to a little gem called “Murderpedia” which appears to be a Wikipedia of murderers. We can’t be responsible for you falling in THAT wiki-hole. Use caution.

 http://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2012/11/25-craziest-real-life-american-horror-stories/

 Weirdo EBay Auctions

http://listverse.com/2012/10/22/10-bizarre-ebay-auctions/

 Belted *VINTAGE* Kotex.  Because vintage makes EVERYTHING better.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Kotex-Sanitary-Napkin-Wonderform-Belt-New-in-Box-/162180602320?hash=item25c2b799d0:g:jToAAOSwaB5XvyTq

 50 pounds of Oreo Pudge. REALLY

http://www.ebay.com/itm/50-lbs-of-Pure-Original-Oreo-Filling-/182182766436?hash=item2a6af06764:g:P7QAAOSw-4BXbY9w

 A photo of some weirdo’s birthmark. SERIOUSLY

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Birthmark-Of-A-Dancing-Man-/122115010617?hash=item1c6e9f3039:g:ZxwAAOSwbYZXc4Ct

 A secret message from Hades, Lord of the Underworld.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Seccret-message-from-Hades-dark-world-haunted-hand-scary-weird-/122110556970?hash=item1c6e5b3b2a:g:JyUAAOSwHoFXurGL

 A urinal in the shape of a mouth

http://www.ebay.com/itm/VERY-RARE-BIG-MOUTH-RED-LIPS-PORCELAIN-URINAL-TOILET-/191948453428?hash=item2cb104f634:g:z80AAOSwwpdW5ga4

A Pirate’s Peg Leg

http://www.ebay.com/itm/1800-Civil-War-Era-Prosthesis-Wooden-Pirate-Peg-Leg-Blacksmith-Hand-Made-NO-RESV-/122109932562?hash=item1c6e51b412:g:9LoAAOSwOVpXcXJI

 This dude’s SOUL.  Hang on, lemme text Satan right quick…

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Please-help-me-pay-for-a-major-surgery-In-return-Ill-give-you-my-soul-/282161087436?hash=item41b21c83cc:g:~PoAAOSwknJXylKH

A Celine Dion CD. Japanese remixes from Titanic.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Celine-Dion-Titanic-Soundtrack-My-Heart-Will-Go-On-Japan-Dance-Remixes-vocal-/182240155415?hash=item2a6e5c1717:g:OtoAAOSwBahVCayA

 The World’s Greatest Rodney Dangerfield Impersonator (Allegedly)

http://www.ebay.com/itm/WORLDS-GREATEST-RODNEY-DANGERFIELD-IMPERSONATOR-/111881975473?hash=item1a0caf76b1:g:baQAAMXQDnpTZlx2

 And there is plenty more. Head to Ebay and look to your heart’s content.

 http://www.cbsnews.com/media/10-most-expensive-items-ever-listed-on-ebay/4/

http://www.goodgearguide.com.au/slideshow/349425/15-weirdest-ebay-auctions-all-time/?image=6

 

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