02 September 2009

"I saw a slug that was bigger than my SUV," recalls one terrified camper

I have discovered a treasure trove on Google Books: the entire archive of the defunct U.S. tabloid Weekly World News.

Now we can learn about the dinosaurs on Mars...

WeeklyWorldNews1

and the diver who was attacked by "horribly ugly" mermaids.

WeeklyWorldNews2

Then there was the obituary of Elvis Presley who died in 1993 at age 58.

WeeklyWorldNews3

If you have been suspecting that the Bible is full of hogwash, suspect no more. Here is the proof it is all true! (Yes, the Earthly Paradise was in Colorado.)

WeeklyWorldNews4

And finally, a dire warning to all of us: watch out for the monster slugs!

WeeklyWorldNews5

3 comments:

Simla said...

HAHAHAHA!!! This looks like the kind of reading material Deniz and I used to find in Kusadasi...like Ripley's Believe it or Not!! :))

Kazimir Majorinc said...

How is your wife's health? You wrote about that earlier.

AYDIN ÖRSTAN said...

My wife is undergoing treatment. She is not in the headlines yet! Thanks for asking.