World’s Biggest Bollywood Fan

“The 38-year-old businessman who runs a homeopathic medicine business in Lucknow, India says there’s nothing he wouldn’t do to make Shah Rukh Kahn happy. So far he’s covered every surface in his house and even his car with photos of the Bollywood icon, changed his name to Vishahrukh Khan, and even spent his honeymoon in front of the actor’s mansion in Mumbai, hoping to catch a glimpse of his idol. Although he says no one cam be like Shah Rukh, he wanted to bear his name and even gave his children names related to the Indian actor. His son is named like Kahn’s child, Aryan, and his daughter Simran, is named after one of the female leads in one of the actor’s biggest movies, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge.” w/ photos

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World’s Oldest Angler

She’s the same age as the Queen, but might be just a little bit stronger after hauling in a marlin weighing more than one third of a ton. Great grandmother Connie Laurie, 85, has been fishing for most of her life but she’s never caught anything as big as the marlin she hooked from a boat off the north Queensland coast. Experienced fishermen have been astonished at the elderly woman’s ability to play the fish on her line and expertly haul it in to the boat, off Cooktown. ‘I got lifted out of my seat twice as I was pulling it in, but I was able to get it right up to the back of the boat before we released it back into the sea,’ Mrs Laurie said of her short but thrilling battle.” w/ photos

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Man Commits Robbery To Pay Friend’s Bail

Police arrested a Prescott Valley man after he allegedly robbed two men to pay a friend’s bail. Police officers responded to an apartment in the 8800 block of Len Court Sunday morning where witnesses said Brandon Marshall Abraham physically assaulted two men and threatened them for money and goods. Abraham, 31, was upset that his friend was arrested earlier at the same apartment and wanted money and items to pawn to pay his friend’s bail, according to Sgt. Brandon Bonney with the Prescott Valley Police Department. Bonney said the victims were in fear and gave Abraham more than $600 in money and property. Officers caught Abraham loading the goods and arrested him. Abraham denied forcing the victims to give him the money and property. He also refused to speak with investigators when confronted with conflicting stories about the events.” w/ photo

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Top 7 Mind-Blowing Structures Built In Secret

“Humans build incredible things. Chances are good that you passed something on your way to work this morning that would make our ancestors accuse someone of witchcraft. But we never stop to wonder what awe-inspiring creation someone could be producing right under our noses, because why would anyone build something impressive and keep it a secret? Plenty of (usually insane) reasons, it turns out. The next time you look out your window, you might be totally unaware that you’re staring right at something like…” w/ photos

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