Out-of-the-Ordinary NewsFor the Week of July 10

Out-of-the-ordinary news from the folks at "Studio B"...

International Player

Paris is famous for being the city of love, famous for its wine, and now a new book has the "cheese" to go along with it.

The authors have published a list of the top 10 pickup lines for Americans who want to pick up European women. Got nothing to say? You may want to try: "Didn't it hurt when you fell from heaven?" or "You must be tired because you've been running through my mind all day."

The guide has already been translated into six languages so guys with no game can strike out worldwide.

A Tale of Two Peebles

People use the Internet to look for almost anything: the first time 'shrooms were used, how to trade a paper clip for a house. But one man just wanted to see if anyone had the same name as him.

Darryl R. Peebles of North Carolina was surprised when he found another Daryl Peebles living in Tasmania, and even more surprised when the similarities didn't stop there. Turns out both men were born in the same year, have three children, and both love to do magic and be ventriloquists.

Fighting Fire With Fire

He was getting a little cranky because he hadn't had a good night's sleep in a month. He says his neighbor's dog just kept on barking day in and day out. After complaining about it got him nowhere he decided to get a little revenge by barking back.

He didn't get a dog, but he did download a few of them off the Web and plugged his computer into an amplifier. Then the neighbors called the cops and they pulled the plug on him.