Bernie Sanders supporter regrets political tattoo on penis

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Joshua Hughes having second thoughts now Senator is out of US presidential race - and other tall tales

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Monday, October 10, 2016 - 9:19am

Our pick of the strange stories from around the world.

Political body art fails to impress

An Alabama man is having regrets over getting a Bernie Sanders tattoo on his penis. Wanting to show support for the former Democratic presidential candidate (pictured above), Joshua Hughes, 28, had the phrase "Feel the Bern" inked on his body. "It seemed like a good idea at the time," he posted on Facebook. "But with Bernie now well and truly out of the race, I went threw [sic] all that pain for nothing." A photo of the tattoo was removed for failing to meet Facebook standards.

'Snitches' warning leads to arrest

A woman has been arrested on drug charges after police noticed a sign on her front door warning anyone who entered her home they would be searched "because of snitches". The officers searched the house in West Virginia and found significant amounts of heroin and methamphetamine. April Lynn Lavender, 38, has been charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.

Man accidentally donates entire wardrobe

A Boston man has given away all his clothes to charity by mistake. Suspecting a bed bug infestation, Matthew Hager sealed his clothes into seven large bin bags and left them on the front porch , thinking "the heat would kill the bugs", he said. But he returned home from work to find the bags gone and a receipt from a local charity thanking him for his donation.

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