Former top cop thinks ‘The Onion’ is real, US government must be held to account for it

Satire can be tricky for the uninitiated. If you weren’t exposed to the oeuvre of Monty Python growing up (no surprise, given it’s banned here), or didn’t have a competent high school English teacher to walk you through A Modest Proposal, you might have a hard time discerning fact from ironic fiction. So it’s unfortunate, ...

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Malaysia sorry for Chinese New Year rooster ad cock-up

Malaysia sorry for Chinese New Year rooster ad cock-up

Malaysia has apologized after a government ad in Chinese-language newspapers featured a picture of a barking rooster to mark the Year of the Dog — and sparked a flood of...

Man says he found baby lizard, without tail, floating in his bubble tea from Tealive

Man says he found baby lizard, without tail, floating in his bubble tea from Tealive

One Facebook user is feeling traumatized after the bubble tea he ordered came with a side of protein he hadn’t asked for. User Hasler Hoho writes that he was at the Bukit Jalil...

Aussie granny, alleged love scam victim, walks from death sentence in KL meth trafficking case

Aussie granny, alleged love scam victim, walks from death sentence in KL meth trafficking case

An Australian grandmother who said she was tricked into carrying drugs into Malaysia after falling for an online romance scam was cleared of trafficking yesterday, a crime...


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Coconuts KL Weird

Weird news from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Remember that human-faced baby sheep? Or that UFO sighting in one of the small Malaysian towns up north? Yup, these stories prove that the world is a really weird place. And we at Coconuts Kuala Lumpur thrive on these stories. If we see something weird, you bet we’ll have it on our website. Just remember: for all things weird, Coconuts KL has got you covered.

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