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Amid Loss, a Cow Finds a Friend

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. Just when you thought you’d had enough animal news for one week […]

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Owl Is Kicked out of Its Nest at the Arnold Arboretum

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. The housing market in Boston is tough these days, even for baby […]

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A Lot of Meat Was Found on the Side of the Road in New Hampshire

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. On a series of roads in Epping, New Hampshire, packages of meat were found […]

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Last Month’s Scare at UMass Involved Veggies and a BB Gun

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. In a court proceeding on Tuesday, details about last month’s shelter-in-place order […]

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Know Any Good Victorian Jokes?

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. The British Library is in search of some good old Yankee humor—and […]

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Man Destroys Building with Excavator for Reasons Unclear

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. Commotion in Franklin, New Hampshire, on Monday left authorities with one important question: […]

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Who Let the (Robotic) Dog Out?

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. From hockey stick-whacking to bouncing around in the woods, Boston Dynamics robot […]

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A Goat’s Visit to a Home Depot Parking Lot

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. Ashley Robertson’s Sunday consisted of a few errands. She had to pick […]

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A Delivery Box from Salem Was Found on the Shores of Wales

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. .@bangorstudents find “Salem News Box” whilst taking part in a beach clean […]

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A Dog Was Lured off of the Highway With a Granola Bar

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. Lexi the dog took herself for a walk on Wednesday afternoon. But […]

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A Modern-Day Grave Robbing Suspect Was Arrested

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. When police conducted a narcotics search of the Connecticut home of Felix […]

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Someone Knocked Over Sixteen Gravestones in Quincy

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There Might Have Been a Dog-Napping in Somerville

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The Real Salem Witch Hanging Site Was Located

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. After many years of uncertainty, the true location of the Salem witch […]

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A Coyote in New Hampshire Got a Jar Stuck on Its Head

Welcome to Weirdest Thing of the Week, where…well, we point out weird things. It hasn’t been a good start to 2016 for a coyote in […]