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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.

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

Clown Lives Matter Rally Planned for Oct. 15

A Clown Lives Matter rally is going to take place on Saturday, Oct. 15 with the goal of showing people that clowns can be nice. Read Article

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) Debuts Pumpkin Chocolate French Fries

McDonald's (MCD) is planning to introduce pumpkin chocolate french fries, but they will only be available in Japan for a limited time. Read Article

Stellar Desert: Scientists Find Puzzling Hole in Middle of the Milky Way

A group of scientists has discovered a stellar desert near the center of the Milky Way where there are no young stars being born. Read Article

Satanic Temple Aims to Start ‘Satan Clubs’ at Elementary Schools

The Satanic Temple is attempting to take on the Child Evangelism Fellowship and the battlefield is after-school club activities. Read Article

The World’s Ugliest Dog for 2016: Meet This Year’s Winner

The winner of this year's World's Ugliest Dog has been announced and it's Sweepee Rambo, a Chihuahua/Chinese Crested miniature. Read Article

Tony Robbins Fire-Walking Event Leaves Dozens Burned

Tony Robbins, a motivational speaker, held a fire-walking event on Thursday and dozens were burned after walking on hot coals. Read Article

New Disappearing Tattoo Ink Fades After a Year (or So)

Ephemeral is a company that's working on disappearing tattoo ink that fades after being under the skin for about one year. Read Article

Superstition: Why Are People Afraid of Friday the 13th?

Today is Friday the 13th and 'InvestorPlace' is looking into the origins of the superstitions that cause people to fear the day. Read Article

Is KFC Really Making Chicken-Flavored Nail Polish? Yes.

KFC has released chicken-flavored nail polish in Hong King that's meant to be eaten and comes in 'Original' and 'Hot and Spicy' flavors. Read Article

Starbucks Corporation Lawsuit: Iced Drinks Have Too Much Ice

A new Starbucks lawsuit claims that the company has been putting too much ice in its iced drinks in an effort to cheat customers. Read Article

Family Finds 7 Rare Ty Cobb Baseball Cards in Attic

A Southern family discovered seven rare Ty Cobb baseball cards in the attic of an old house that belong to a decreased great-grandfather. Read Article

WATCH: OK Go Zero-Gravity Music Video Goes Viral

OK Go released its new music video for 'Upside Down & Inside Out' on Thursday and it's gone viral with zero-gravity fun. Read Article

Black Friday 2015: The Best of the Worst

The media spectacle of Black Friday didn't disappoint this year. Here's everyone's guilty pleasure: the highlights. Read Article

Eating a Burger King Black Whopper Causes a ‘Colorful’ Side Effect

The Burger King Black Whopper has an unexpected side effect after it's been eaten due to its black buns made with A.1. sauce. Read Article

The Burger King Black Whopper Is Coming in Time for Halloween

The Burger King Black Whopper will be coming to the United States for Halloween after being introduced in Japan back in 2014. Read Article