18 Apr 2011

No Comments

Pranksters in Holland play trick with traffic lights

Read lifestyle news as you browse for fun fancy dress with Escapade

Investigations are underway in Holland to find out how pranksters got to traffic lights to put a rude picture where the green lamp should be.

According to the Metro, someone changed the set of stop signals in Nimwegen so that whenever they turned to 'go', an LED image of a stick figures making love flashed up.

The trick caused chaos at the junction, as motorists stopped to gawp at the picture and pedestrians kept pressing crossing buttons to try and bring it back.

"We

06 Apr 2011

No Comments

Tetley launches perfume that smells like tea

Read lifestyle news as you browse for fun fancy dress with Escapade

People who like tea can now enjoy wearing it as well as drinking it, because Tetley has launched a new scent capturing the essence of the humble cuppa.

Yes, we thought it was an April fool at first too, but the manufacturer said it decided to launch Le Brew via its eBay site after finding tea is one of Britain's favourite smells.

Indeed, it came fourth in a list also featuring fresh bread, cut grass and clean laundry.

Le Brew features Tina from the Tetley Tea Folk – who is drawn

01 Apr 2011

No Comments

Mother with suite tooth urged to stop eating sofas

Read lifestyle news as you browse for fun fancy dress with Escapade

A young mother in Florida has been told by doctors that she must stop eating furniture if she is to avoid doing serious harm to her body.

Adele Edwards, 30, is addicted to eating household items like rubbers and elastic bands. However, her favourite thing to chomp on is the stuffing from sofas and she thinks she has consumed about eight settees and five chairs' worth in her life so far.

"I was ten years old when I was first introduced to cushion. At first, I thought it was strange

29 Mar 2011

No Comments

Go Compare man tops UK classical music charts

Read entertainment news as you browse for fun fancy dress with Escapade

If we asked you to name the advert on TV that you find the most annoying, the chances are you'd come up with Go Compare.

However, that hasn't stopped the man behind moustachioed tenor and face of the company Gio Compario, Wynne Evans, going straight to the top of the classical music charts in his own right.

The 39-year-old can usually be seen bounding around our screens singing irritating jingles that usually and with "…and you'll thank your stars that

25 Mar 2011

No Comments

Man crashes car at sight of nude Peta protest

Read lifestyle news as you browse for fun fancy dress with Escapade

A man in Los Angeles probably had some explaining to do when he got home this week with a big dent in his car.

The motorist had been driving in Hollywood when he suddenly noticed two mostly naked girls having a shower together.

They were taking part in a protest for the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (Peta) and as the man craned his neck for a better look, he failed to notice the pick-up truck in front of him stop and he promptly crashed into the back of it.

Unfortunately

Page 5 of 20« First...34567...1020...Last »