Weird, Wacky & Off the Wall

We come across news that is often funny, weird or really off the wall at times

While these stories do not in many case rate a thread I thought a place to share them would be appropriate.

I came upon this yesterday.

Surfing Mice In Australia (VIDEO) (external - login to view)

A gang of surfing mice in Australia are giving Laird Hamilton a run for his money.

Shane Wilmott, a resident of the Gold Coast in Australia, has been building tiny replicas of real surf boards in order to teach his mice how to ride them. And, amazingly, it's working. (external - login to view)
Indeed, mice are actually strong swimmers, according to Wilmott.