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Here at Weird Street, we provide the strangest stories of the economy. The economy is already difficult enough to understand, so what better way of embracing that difficulty by attempting to understand the most irrational stories?
Ranging from unbelievable stories about coffee makers in space to a squirrel causing $300K in damages and everything in between, Weird Street is your destination for the most interesting stories on Wall Street.
Conchita Wurst, a bearded drag queen whose real name is Thomas Neuwirth, won Eurovision 2014 with his performance of 'Rise Like A Phoenix'. Read Article
Hollywood actor Mekhi Phifer has filed for bankruptcy reportedly listing debts of $1.3 million and assets of just $67,000. Read Article
Fruit of the Loom will promote its new line of boxer briefs in a partnership with New York City's iconic Naked Cowboy. Read Article
An economics book, titled 'Capital in the Twenty-First Century', has rose to the top spot on the Amazon best-seller list. Read Article
The Andy Warhol Museum says it found a number of original Andy Warhol works stored on floppy disks from a 1980's Amiga computer. Read Article
GM says that some of the classic Corvette cars damaged by a sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum could become part of a permanent exhibit. Read Article
The Boston Marathon 2014 will feature more participants and a lot more security as Boston recovers from last year's bombings. Read Article
A 16-year-old stowaway has survived a flight from San Jose, California, to Maui, Hawaii in the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines' plane. Read Article
Scientists sifting through data from NASA's Kepler space probe have identified a possibly habitable planet orbiting a red dwarf star 500 light years away. Read Article
Some consider Poveglia to be the most haunted place on Earth. Italy is looking to sell the island to pay off its public debt. Read Article
Andre Johnson, a rapper that has been a part of the Wu Tang family group Northstar, cut off his penis and jumped off an apartment on Wednesday. Read Article
Two brothers were arrested in Pakistan after police were called due to a strong odor found in their home. They were practicing cannibalism. Read Article
US Airways shocked its 420,000 followers on Twitter when it responded to a customer complaint with a pornographic image on Monday. Read Article