Miz Bubs is getting ready to leave for the library and I sit here doing useful things like googling the word "freak" for news stories. I found a few items of interest:
From New Zealand, news of a "freak wave" causing a fatal boating accident.
The foot freak story I posted Sunday appears in The Telegraph, Calcutta India, along with a couple of mildly diverting stories about scooter menace and "ghastly toothpicks."
A lucky driver in Houston, Texas, walks away from a freak accident.
In more freak news from New Zealand, a schoolgirl's arm is impaled on a hook (she's ok now.)
"A cheating chucker, or one of the greatest bowlers cricket has produced?" Muttiah Muralitharan is described as a "freak of nature."
A tree service worker in Montgomery, Alabama is killed in a freak tree accident.
This Canadian editorial says that Prime Minister "Big Daddy" Harper is a control freak.
From The Scotsman: This is No Freak Pregnancy.
And, finally: UFO sightings caused by freak weather.