Interesting and unusual Wikipedia articles

I think this one fits the category:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_eponymous_laws

I wonder if Terri’s Law should be in there (Schiavo)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jesus_nut

One of my favorites, endlessly fascinating:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cognitive_biases

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Explosively_pumped_flux_compression_generator

The Lloyd’s Bank, er, poo

Wikipedia’s list of unusual articles.

“This is the most exciting piece of excrement I’ve ever seen. In its own way, it’s as valuable as the Crown Jewels.”

That made my day.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_inventors_killed_by_their_own_inventions

And the more generic http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_unusual_deaths

My most recent favorite hunk of Wikipedia is the Talk page for Goran Bregovic, especially the POV section.

This thread made my day. :slight_smile:

The 1859 Pig War.

:eek::eek: I’m never leaving the house. The weirdest one has to be the entire football team being killed by one bolt of forked lightning!

I refuse to read that page…

And it was the entire VISITING team. Apparently, the home team lived - that has to be the greatest “home-field advantage” in history!

OK then, I won’t either.

I just found one today on “Figging”. Do NOT look this up from work.

No, this is the weirdest one. Fuckin’ spooky.

The List of Conspiracy Theories is always good for a laugh (at least that’s what the government want you to believe).

Being a paleoscatologist sounds like a load of old crap.