Publication: Ventura County Star
Subject: The best of the Chuck Shepherd column,"News of
the Weird" for 2004. (Clockwise from top left: Bacon-flavored water
for dogs; a dead whale that exploded; sewage treatment touted as a tourist
attraction in Singapore; a small riot in Sierra Leone when an event
producer substituted local dwarfs for fetured Nigerian dwarfs; setting
records for most rattlesnakes in a tub and in one's mouth; an all-"Spam"
restaurant in the Philippines.