Weird Street

Weird News, Pop CultureHere 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.

STUDY: Could McDonald’s French Fries Cure Baldness?

McDonald's french fries aren't going to cure your baldness, but they do contain a chemical that might someday help hair regrow. Read Article

Elon Musk’s $500 Flamethrowers Are Selling Like Hotcakes

Elon Musk, the founder of Tesla (TSLA), The Boring Company and SpaceX, is selling a $500 flamethrower with 20,000 available for preorder. Read Article

The Top 10 Most Valuable Baseball Cards

A new list is out showing the most valuable baseball cards in the world. Once again, Honus Wagner holds the top spot. Read Article

The Oreo Mystery Flavor Answer: What Is It?

We now know what the Oreo mystery flavor is and it's actually a bit of a disappointment that was incredibly easy to guess. Read Article

KB Home Cuts CEO’s Bonus Over Kathy Griffin Rant

KB Home (KBH) CEO Jeffrey Mezger is having his year-end bonus cut by 25% over a rant at comedian and neighbor Kathy Griffin. Read Article

Wall Street’s Charging Bull Statue Vandalized

The Charging Bull statue located at Wall Street has been vandalized by a member of the Draw The Blue Line protest group. Read Article

French Fashion Houses Ban Size Zero Models

LVMH and Kering, two French fashion houses, are no longer allowing size zero models to take part in their shows and photo shoots. Read Article

EU Investigating Toxic Eggs Scandal Affecting 17 Countries

A toxic eggs scandal has 17 countries keeping an eye out for a chemical called fipronil and there's and an EU investigation in the works. Read Article

Space Exploration and Travel: Is It Crazy… or Inevitable?

With billionaire visionaries like Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Richard Branson, it's only a matter of time before space travel becomes a reality. Read Article

Game of Thrones Episode 4 of Season 7 Leaked Before Airing

With so much hype surrounding the HBO hit Game of Thrones, it comes as no surprise that the show is the target of hackers worldwide. Read Article

Is ‘Price Is Right’ Host Bob Barker Dead?

Bob Barker, the former host of 'Price is Right', is the target of a rumor claiming that he passed away after a fall at his home. Read Article

We Could Have Had Cell Phones 40 Years Earlier

Believe it or not, the concept of cell phones was introduced in 1942, but bureaucratic nonsense prevented their development until 1989. Read Article

National Hot Dog Day 2017: Where to Find the Best Hot Dog Deals

Today, July 19, is National Hot Dog Day and 'InvestorPlace' has a list of the best hot dog deals that customers can get their hands on. Read Article

How to Legally Watch Game Of Thrones Online, Including Season 7

Season 7 of Game of Thrones has just begun and fans are going crazy. If you've cut the cord, here's how you can watch the show legally. Read Article

Ocean City, Maryland to Allow Topless Sunbathing on Beaches

Ocean City, Maryland is going to allow women to go topless on beaches this summer, but the change may not be around for too long. Read Article

R.I.P. Powers Boothe: 3 Things to Remember About the Emmy Award-Winning Character Actor

Known for playing villains and all-around bad hombres, Powers Boothe is dead at 68 from natural causes. Read Article

Webby Award Winners 2017: This Year’s List of the Internet’s Best Reflects Range and Diversity

More than 13,000 entries were submitted for the Webby Awards 2017, which recognize excellence on the web across a wide variety of categories. Read Article

VIRAL VIDEO: Man Physically Dragged Off Overbooked United Airlines Flight

A video of a man being physically dragged off of a United Airlines flight is going viral after being shared on Facebook (FB). Read Article

Burger King ‘Adult Meals’ to Contain Sex Toys for Valentine’s Day

Burger King, which is owned by Restaurant Brands International Inc (QSR), is celebrating Valentine's Day with 'Adult Meals' in Israel. Read Article

Mans Tears Hole in Esophagus After Eating Ghost Pepper

A 47-year-old man was regretting eating a ghost pepper as part of a challenge after it led to a hole being torn in his esophagus. Read Article