Daily Archive for June 9th, 2007

2412

The quiet revolt of Berlin actor Wolfgang Neuss, who in 1963 placed a notice in the paper “Der Abend”vgiving away the identity of the killer in a television serial that had been keeping the masses in suspense for weeks.

2411

The Ecumenical Council has given the Pope permission to become a nun. Just on Fridays, though.

2410

A medical examiner blames a 17-year-old girl”s death on the use of too much muscle cream, the kind used to soothe aching legs after exercise.

2409

Shumail Raj, 31, had sex-change surgery to become a man and then married his cousin – who was aware of the condition. The couple argue that they married to protect the bride from being sold into marriage to pay off her uncle”s gambling debts. The two were arrested last week after the bride”s family complained about the gender of her husband.

2408

The mysterious disappearance of the 66-year-old Earl of Shaftesbury, a flamboyant multi-millionaire, gripped the French Riviera. His widow, Ms M”Barek, a former nightclub hostess was alleged to have been involved in the murder because her husband was in the process of divorcing her for another, younger woman.