Tarantulas-a-poppin!

Tarantulas-a-poppin!

The Independent newspaper says a Brazilian court has ruled that a pair of identical twins must each pay child support to a woman, one of them got pregnant. The men attempted to sleep with as many women as possible by impersonating each other. The brothers took a DNA test. It came back inconclusive because they are twins. The judge was disgusted with their actions so he ordered both of them to pay child support.

The Palm Beach Post claims officials at the Manila airport in the Philippines recently busted a man trying to smuggle 757 tarantulas into the country from Poland. The tarantulas were worth about 6 grand. They were hidden inside gift-wrapped boxes of cookies and oatmeal. Nothing says I love you more than death in a festively wrapped cookie box!

And finally,

Oddity Central says cops in China recently stopped a guy on a motorcycle. The fun part started when he handed them his driver’s license…he made it himself. It was a picture of himself glued onto some loose leaf notebook paper along with some hand-written info about himself. His name is Tang, and he explained that he was too lazy to study for a driver’s license and didn’t want to spend money on driving classes, so he decided that a handwritten license was better than not having one at all. After being charged with a violation, he said, “I didn’t expect the traffic police to be so serious.” (Oddity Central)