Top 10 odd and funny jobs

This world has a lot of strange things, but there is almost nothing a person would do for getting a sallary. We present you ten of the strangest jobs in the world. Which one you think you would be suitable for?

10. Zombie
Zombies are really popular right now because of books and movies and there are people payd to act like zombies aroung touristical attractions. They get well-payd and don’t need previous acting experience or education.

9. Egg Breaker
A person is hired to smell the eggs in order to see if they are rotten and then to break the good ones and separe the yolk from the white for food production.

8. Chief Happiness Officer

There are people hired to make other people laugh. You may think about clowns, but this one is payd to make happy chiefs or clients from restaurants. The best example is the famous fast food chain hero Ronald McDonald.

7. Worm Picker
The worms people use as bate for fishing don’t just emerge. There is a professional that picks them with his hands. There are a lot of worm farms and this job is usually done at night or during storm, because then it is easier to find worms.

6. Dog Food Tester
There are special persons hired by dog food companies to taste the dog food. We don’t know if humans have the same taste in food as dogs, but apparently some people considered this job is necessary.

5. Gum Buster
This employers use special steaming tools to remove gum stuck anywhere: on sidewalks, street benches and anywhere you can think about. It is a good think they make the city cleaner.

4. Chicken Sexer
This job consists of checking the baby chicks for their sex. The person has to separate the female baby chick from the male baby chicks.

3. Brain Picker
This is a job for the slaughterhouses. You should take it literally, because it reffers to a person that opens the animal’s skull and get the brain out. In some cultures, the brain is considered a delicatesse.

2. Potato Chip Inspector
He looks for defective potato chips and takes out of the bag the ones that are too fried, too fat or broken. He chooses the best pieces for us.

1. Citrus Fruit Colorer
This person is supposed to add as colour as needed to make fruit look natural. He uses steam, gas and other substances to make fruit look juicy.


This world has a lot of strange things, but there is almost nothing a person would do for getting a sallary. We present you ten of the strangest jobs in the world. Which one you think you would be suitable for?

Top 10 famous models of our time

 

We are sure you have heard a lot about them, as they are the most popular and well-paid models in the world. Forget about these morbid skinny models that are so in vogue, the real models look like women and they’re proud of it.

10. Gisele Bundchen

Gisele Caroline Bündchen ( born 20 July 1980) is a Brazilian fashion model and occasional film actress and producer. She is the goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Environment Programme. In the late 1990s, Bündchen became the first in a wave of Brazilian models to find international success. In 1999, Vogue dubbed her “The Return of the Sexy Model”, and she was credited with ending the “heroin chic” era of modeling. Bündchen was one of Victoria’s Secret Angels from 2000 until mid-2007.

 

9. Claudia Schiffer

Claudia Schiffer ( born 25 August 1970) is a Germanmodel and creative director of her own clothing label. Schiffer rose to popularity and became a household name during the early 1990s as one of the world’s most successful models. In her early career, she was said to resemble Brigitte Bardot.She appeared on more than 700 magazine covers and continues to front global campaigns for luxury fashion and fragrance houses. In 2002, Forbes estimated her net worth at about US$55 million (£38 million).

 

8. Cindy Crawford

Cynthia Ann “Cindy” Crawford (born February 20, 1966) is an American model. Crawford is known for her trademark mole just above her lip, and has adorned hundreds of magazine covers throughout her career. Her success at modeling made her an international celebrity that has led to roles in television and film, and to work as a spokesperson. In 1995, Forbes magazine named her the highest paid model on the planet.


7. Kate Moss

Kate Moss (born 16 January 1974) is an English model who rose to fame in the early 1990s as part of the heroin chic fashion trend. She is known for her waifish figure, and role in size zero fashion. She is also noted for her controversial private life, high-profile relationships, party lifestyle, and drug use. In 2007, TIME magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world.In 2012, she came second on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $9.2 million in one year.


6. Naomi Campbell

Naomi Campbell (born 22 May 1970) is an English model. Discovered at the age of 15, she established herself among the top three most recognizable and in-demand models of the late 1980s and 1990s, and she was one of six models of her generation declared “supermodels” by the fashion world.Her personal life is widely reported, particularly her relationships with prominent men—including boxer Mike Tyson and actor Robert De Niro—and several highly-publicised convictions for assault.

 

5. Doutzen Kroes

Doutzen Kroes ( born 23 January 1985) is a Dutch model and actress, who is a Victoria’s Secret Angel. She started working for the brand in 2004 and became an Angel in 2008. She is on contract with L’Oréal. In 2012 she came in fifth on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $6.9 million in one year.

 

4. Kate Upton

Katherine “Kate” Upton (born June 10, 1992)is an American model and actress, known for her appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Upton was namedRookie of the Year following her first SI-appearance in 2011, and in 2012 and 2013 she featured as the cover model.

 

3. Miranda Kerr

Miranda May Kerr (born 20 April 1983) is an Australian model. Kerr rose to prominence in 2007 as one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels. She is the first Australian to participate in the Victoria’s Secret campaign and also represented Australian fashion chain David Jones. In addition, Kerr has launched her own brand of organic skincare products, Kora Organics, and released a self-help book, Treasure Yourself.

 

2.Catrinel Menghia

Catrinel Menghia, sometimes known as Catrinel Marlon, (born October 1, 1985, Iași) is a Romanian top fashion model who is best known for her 2006 and 2009 appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, and as the face of Giorgio Armani worldwide and French lingerie purveyor Lise Charmel. At the age of 16, Menghia finished third in Ford’s”Supermodel of Romania” competition, and received the award Romania’s Model of the Year in 2002. She made her television debut at the age of 17 when she appeared in Cerceii Tai music video from the Romanian band Krypton.

 

1. Adriana Lima

Adriana Lima (born June 12, 1981) is a Brazilian model and actress who is best known as a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 2000, and as a spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics from 2003 to 2009. At the age of 15, Lima finished first in Ford’s “Supermodel of Brazil” competition, and took second place the following year in the Ford “Supermodel of the World” competition before signing with Elite Model Management in New York City. In 2012, she came in 4th on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $7.3 million in one year. She is married to Serbian basketball player Marko Jarić, with whom she has two daughters.

Top 10 greates painters ever

When talking about artist, we must admit that this world was lucky enough to host a lot of geniuses. We present you ten of the greatest painters in the world, whose lives were really interesting and whose work has made history.

10. Edvard Munch

Edvard Munch was a Norwegian painterand printmaker whose intensely evocative treatment of psychological themes built upon some of the main tenets of late 19th-century Symbolism and greatly influenced GermanExpressionism in the early 20th century. One of his most well-known works is The Scream of 1893.

 

9. Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio was an Italian artist active in Rome, Naples, Malta, and Sicilybetween 1592 (1595?) and 1610. His paintings, which combine a realistic observation of the human state, both physical and emotional, with a dramatic use of lighting, had a formative influence on the Baroque school of painting.

 

8. Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky (16 December [O.S. 4 December] 1866 – 13 December 1944) was an influential Russian painterand art theorist. He is credited with painting the first purely abstract works. Born inMoscow, Kandinsky spent his childhood in Odessa. He enrolled at the University of Moscow, studying law and economics. Successful in his profession—he was offered a professorship (chair of Roman Law) at the University of Dorpat—he began painting studies (life-drawing, sketching and anatomy) at the age of 30.

 

 

7. Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Clemente Modigliani (July 12, 1884 – January 24, 1920) was an Italian painter and sculptor who worked mainly in France. Primarily a figurative artist, he became known for paintings and sculptures in amodern style, characterized by mask-like faces and elongation of form. He died at age 35 in Paris of tubercular meningitis, exacerbated by poverty, overwork and addiction toalcohol and narcotics.

 

6. Jackson Pollock

Paul Jackson Pollock (January 28, 1912 – August 11, 1956), known as Jackson Pollock, was an influential American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement. He was well known for his unique style of drip painting.
During his lifetime, Pollock enjoyed considerable fame and notoriety, a major artist of his generation. Regarded as reclusive, he had a volatile personality, and struggled withalcoholism for most of his life. In 1945, he married the artist Lee Krasner, who became an important influence on his career and on his legacy.

 

5. Michelangelo Buonarroti
Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), commonly known as Michelangelo, was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art.Despite making few forays beyond the arts, his versatility in the disciplines he took up was of such a high order that he is often considered a contender for the title of the archetypal Renaissance man, along with his fellow Italian Leonardo da Vinci.

 

4. Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci ( April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519, Old Style) was an Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. His genius, perhaps more than that of any other figure, epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal. Leonardo has often been described as the archetype of the Renaissance Man, a man of “unquenchable curiosity” and “feverishly inventive imagination”.He is widely considered to be one of thegreatest painters of all time and perhaps the most diversely talented person ever to have lived. According to art historian Helen Gardner, the scope and depth of his interests were without precedent and “his mind and personality seem to us superhuman, the man himself mysterious and remote”. Marco Rosci states that while there is much speculation about Leonardo, his vision of the world is essentially logical rather than mysterious, and that the empirical methods he employed were unusual for his time.

 

3. Pablo Picasso

Pablo Ruiz y Picasso, known as Pablo Picasso (25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, and stage designer who spent most of his adult life in France. As one of the greatest and most influential artists of the 20th century, he is widely known for co-founding the Cubistmovement, the invention of constructed sculpture,[2][3] the co-invention of collage, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop and explore. Among his most famous works are the proto-Cubist Les Demoiselles d’Avignon (1907), and Guernica (1937), a portrayal of the German bombing of Guernica during the Spanish Civil War.

 

2. Nicolae Grigorescu

He was also a writer. He was born in Pitaru, Dâmboviţa County, Wallachia. In 1843 the family moved to Bucharest. At a young age (between 1846 and 1850), he became an apprentice at the workshop of the painter Anton Chladek and created icons for the church of Băicoi and the monastery ofCăldăruşani. In 1856 he created the historical composition Mihai scăpând stindardul (Michael the Brave saving the flag), which he presented to the Wallachian Prince Barbu Ştirbei, together with a petition asking for financial aid for his studies.

 

1. Salvador Dali

Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, 1st Marqués de Dalí de Pubol(May 11, 1904 – January 23, 1989), known as Salvador Dalí , was a prominent Spanish surrealist painter born in Figueres, in the Cataloniaregion of Spain.
Dalí was a skilled draftsman, best known for the striking and bizarre images in hissurrealist work. His painterly skills are often attributed to the influence of Renaissancemasters.His best-known work, The Persistence of Memory, was completed in 1931. Dalí’s expansive artistic repertoire included film, sculpture, and photography, in collaboration with a range of artists in a variety of media.

 

Top 10 football players of the world

Football is one of the most appreciated sports in the world. The proffessional football players win a lot of money and practice a lot every day, because they have to be the best. It is a matter of talent, but mainly of hard work.
10. Yaya Toure

Gnégnéri Yaya Touré (born 13 May 1983), commonly known as Yaya Touré, is an Ivorian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Manchester City and the Ivory Coast national team.

 

9. Robert Lewandowski

Robert Lewandowski (born 21 August 1988) is a Polish footballer who plays as striker for the German Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Polish national team. Lewandowski started his career at Varsovia Warsaw, where as a teen he played for seven years.

 

8. Franck Ribery

Franck Henry Pierre Ribéry (born 7 April 1983) is a French international footballer who plays for German club Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga and for the France national team. He primarily plays as a winger, preferably on the left side although being right-footed, and is known for pace, energy, skill and precise passing.

 

7. Radamel Falcao

Radamel Falcao García Zárate (10 February 1986), commonly known simply as Radamel Falcao, Falcao García or Falcao in South America, is a Colombian football striker, who plays for AS Monaco in the French Ligue 1 and represents the Colombia national football team. He is sometimes nicknamed as El Tigre (Spanish for The Tiger) and King of the Europa League.

 

6. Xavi

Xavier “Xavi” Hernández i Creus (born 25 January 1980), is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for FC Barcelona and the Spanish national football team. Xavi came through La Masia, the Barcelona youth academy, at the age of 11. He made his first-team debut against RCD Mallorca on 18 August 1998.

 

5. Andres Iniesta

Andrés Iniesta Luján (born 11 May 1984) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for FC Barcelona and the Spain national team. Iniesta came through La Masia, the Barcelona youth academy—after an early emigration from his birthplace and impressed from an early age.

 

4. Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro,OIH (born 5 February 1985),[3] known asCristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Real Madrid and captains the Portugal national team. He became the most expensive footballer in history when he moved from Manchester United to Real Madrid in 2009 in a transfer worth £80 million (€94 million/$131.6 million).

 

3. Lionel Messi

Lionel Andrés Messi (born 24 June 1987) is an Argentine footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team. He serves as the captain of his country’s national football team. By the age of 21, Messi had received Ballon d’Or and FIFA World Player of the Year nominations.

 

2. Mesut Ozil

Mesut Özil (born 15 October 1988) is a German footballer who plays for Premier League club Arsenal and the German national team. Özil has been a youth national team member since 2006, and a member of the German national team since 2009.

 

1. Sergio Aguero

Sergio Leonel “Kun” Agüero del Castillo (born 2 June 1988) is an Argentine footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Manchester City and the Argentina national team. On 5 July 2003, he became the youngest player to debut in the Argentine Primera División at 15 years and 35 days, breaking the record previously established byDiego Maradona in 1976.

 

 

Top 10 most impressive stadiums over the world

10. The Rungnado May May Day Stadium(or First Stadium) is a stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, and has multiple uses. It was completed on May 1, 1989. It is regarded as the largest stadium in the world, with a capacity of 150,000. It is currently used for football matches, a few athletics matches, but most often for Arirang performances (also known as the Mass Games).

9. Azteca Stadium is in Santa Ursula, Mexico City, Mexico. It is the official home stadium of the Mexico national football team and the Mexican club, Club América. The stadium was the venue for football in the 1968 Summer Olympics. It has the honour of being the only stadium in the world to have hosted two FIFA World Cup Finals.


8. The Azadi Stadium formerly Aryamehr Stadium is an all-seater football stadium in Tehran, Iran. It was inaugurated on 18 October 1971 and is self owned by Esteghlal and Persepolis and also home stadium of Iran national football team. It has a current capacity of 84,412 spectators. The stadium is part of the much larger Azadi Sport Complex, and is surrounded by a rowing river, football training pitches, a weightlifting complex, swimming facilities and indoor volleyball and futsal courts, among many other amenities.


7. Camp Nou, New Field, often referred to in English as The Nou Camp is a football stadium in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain which has been the home of Futbol Club Barcelona since 1957. The Camp Nou seats 99,786 reduced to 96,336 in matches organized by UEFA,making it the largest stadium in Europe and the 13th largest in the world in terms of capacity. It has hosted numerous international matches at a senior level, including two UEFA Champions League finals and the football competition at the 1992 Summer Olympics.


6. The Estádio do Maracana officially Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho is an open-air stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Owned by the Rio de Janeiro State Government, it is, as the Maracana neighborhood where it is located, named after the Rio Maracana, a now canalized river in Rio de Janeiro.


5. Soccer City, also known as First National Bank Stadium or simply FNB Stadium or The Calabash, is a stadium located in Nasrec, the Soweto area of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located next to the South African Football Association headquarters (SAFA House) where both the FIFA offices and the Local Organising Committee for the 2010 FIFA World Cup were housed.Designed as the main association football stadium for the World Cup, the FNB Stadium became the largest stadium in Africa with a capacity of 94,736.


4. Wembley Stadium often referred to simply as Wembley or sometimes as the New Wembley, is a football stadium located in Wembley Park, in the Borough of Brent, London, England. It opened in 2007 and was built on the site of the previous 1923 Wembley Stadium. The earlier Wembley stadium, originally called the Empire Stadium, was often referred to as “The Twin Towers” and was one of the world’s most famous football stadiums until its demolition in 2003.

3. Gillette Stadium is a stadium located in Foxborough, Massachusetts, 21 miles (34 kilometers) southwest of downtown Boston and 20 miles (32 km) from downtown Providence, Rhode Island. It serves as the home stadium and administrative offices for both the NFL’s New England Patriots football franchise and the MLS’ New England Revolution soccer team. In 2012, it also became the home stadium for the football program of the University of Massachusetts (UMass), making it the largest football stadium in the Mid-American Conference.


2. MetLife Stadium was a stadium located in East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA, in the Meadowlands Sports Complex. The maximum seating capacity was 80,242. The building itself was 756 feet (230 m) long, 592 feet (180 m) wide and 144 feet (44 m) high from service level to the top of the seating bowl and 178 feet (54 m) high to the top of the south tower. The volume of the stadium was 64,500,000 cubic feet (1,830,000 m3).

1. The Olympic Stadium “Spiros Louis” is part of the Athens Olympic Sports Complex. It is named after the first modern Olympic marathon race winner in 1896, Spiros Louis. Located in the area of Marousi in Athens, the stadium was originally designed in 1979 and built in 1980–1982. It was completed in time to host the 1982 European Championships in Athletics. It was inaugurated by the President of Greece, at the time Konstantinos Karamanlis, on 8 September 1982.

 

Top 10 most popular photographers

Photography is considered an art nowadays. More and more people have this as a job or as a hobby. We bet you like to make pictures too, because they capture the moment forever.

 

10. Timothy Allen

Timothy Allen (born 1971 in Tonbridge, Kent) is an English photographer and filmmaker best known for his work with indigenous people and isolated communities around the world. Timothy Allen was born in Tonbridge, Kent, the second son of two school teachers. He attended The Judd School and took further education at Leeds University where he received a BSc in Zoology.

 

9. George Steinmetz

George Steinmetz (born 1957) is an American photographer. He graduated from Stanford University with a degree in Geophysics in 1979. He began his career in photography after hitchhiking through Africa for 28 months in his twenties. His current work focuses on photographing the world’s deserts while piloting a motorized paraglider.

 

8. Nick Veasey

Nick Veasey is a British photographer working primarily with images created from X-rayimaging. Some of his works are partial photomanipulations with Photoshop. He therefore works with digital artists to realise his creations.

 

7. Nick Brandt

Nick Brandt is a photographer who photographs exclusively in Africa, one of his goals being to record a last testament to the wild animals and places there before they are destroyed by the hands of man.

 

6. Lynsey Addario

Lynsey Addario (born 1973 Norwalk, Connecticut) is an American photojournalist currently based in London. Her work often focuses on conflicts and human rights issues, especially the role of women in traditional societies.

 

5. Gilles Bensimon

Gilles Bensimon (born 1944) is a French fashion photographer and the former International Creative Director of Elle magazine. He has also been the photographer on the reality television series America’s Next Top Model.

 

4. Ansel Adams

Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 – April 22, 1984) was an American photographer and environmentalist. His black-and-white landscape photographs of theAmerican West, especially Yosemite National Park, have been widely reproduced on calendars, posters, and in books.

 

3. David LaChapelle

David LaChapelle (born March 11, 1963) is an American commercial photographer,fine-art photographer, music video director, film director, and artist. He is best known for his photography, which often references art history and sometimes conveys social messages.

 

2. Mick Rock

Mick Rock (born 1948, London, England) is a British photographer best known for his iconic shots of rock and roll legends such asQueen, David Bowie, Syd Barrett, Lou Reed, Iggy Pop and The Stooges, The Sex Pistols, The Ramones, Joan Jett, Talking Heads,Roxy Music, Crossfade, Thin Lizzy, Mötley Crüe, and Blondie.

 
1. Robert Frank

Robert Frank (born November 9, 1924) is an important figure in American photographyand film. His most notable work, the 1958 book titled The Americans, was influential, and earned Frank comparisons to a modern-day de Tocqueville for his fresh and nuanced outsider’s view of American society.

 

 

Top 10 campsites in the world

Here we present you ten of the most amazing campsites in the world. This kind of accomodation is more and more popular and everyone should try it at least once. It is and adventure that you will not regret.

10. Le val de cantobre, Aveyron, France

The Grands Causses Regional Park offers some of France’s most amazing panorama, including the Gorges du Tarn. This park campsite, in the grounds of a medieval farm, has a great view to the valley.

9. The Warren, Folkestone, Kent

The place has a tremendous view over the ocean, because it is situated at the top of the well-known white cliffs of Dover. There is also a separated pitch, romantic and ideal for a honeymoon.

8. Longitude 131 °, Central Australia

The beautiful tents in the center of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in Australia give you the impression of luxury hotels. It is a very modern area that offers everything necessary while keeping the natural aspect.

7. Syke Farm, Cumbria

Buttermere is one of the most appealing area in the Lakes, and it makes you just lay down, contemplate and admire the scenery. It lies on the edge of the village and it is close to some pubs.

6. Playa Montroig Camping Resort, Tarragona, Spain

Located next to a sandy beach, it is an amazing location, fascinating with its tropical gardens and offers a lot of entertainment possibilities, like puppet shows, performances etc.

5. Cottar’s 1920 S Mara Safari Camp, Kenya

If you want nature and wilderness, you should choose this site. It makes you think of that old times where there was no technology and brings you closer to the human essence of life.

4. Oberoi Vanyavilas, India

Exotism and luxury in a natural environment, really close to a tiger reserve. It sounds like a lot of adrenaline, but it is an unique and amazing experience. There are gardens and even a spa for relaxation.

 

3. Troytown Farm, Isles of Scilly

This place is situated in the remotest part of St Agnes, which is the most remote island of Sicily. In is on the edge of a water and you have to be picked by a tractor in order to go there.


2. Bosworth water trust, Warwickshire

This location is ideal for family trips and there are a lot of available activities lile fishing, windsurfing and sailing. There is plenty of space for playing games and close to a bar.


1. Three Cliffs Bay, Gower

The position of this site is spectacular, because you can see the Gower coastline. The beach is easy to access and it is close to a parking area. An inspiring and relaxing place, ideal for special vacations.

 

Top 10 best cat breeds in the world

Everyone loves cats. And if you are thinking about a pet, cats are a perfect companion. They are cute, independent and beautiful. They can be sweet and loving, it only depends on how you raise them.
10. American Shorthair

The American Shorthair (ASH) is a breed of domestic cat believed to be descended from European cats brought to North America by early settlers to protect valuable cargo from mice and rats, not a great variety of mixed breeds with short hair. According to the Cat Fancier’s Association, in 2012, it was the 7th most popular breed of cat in the United States.

9. Siamese Cat

The Siamese is one of the first distinctly recognized breeds of Oriental cat. The breed originated in Thailand (formerly known asSiam), where they are one of several native breeds and are called Wichian Mat (a name meaning “moon diamond”). In the 20th century the Siamese cat became one of the most popular breeds in Europe and North America.

8. Bengal Cat

The Bengal is a hybrid breed of domestic cat. Bengals result from crossing a domestic feline with an Asian leopard cat (ALC), Prionailurus bengalensis bengalensis.
The Bengal cat has a desirable “wild” appearance with large spots, rosettes, and a light/white belly, and a body structure reminiscent of the ALC.The Bengal possesses a gentle domestic cat temperament, if separated by at least four generations from the original crossing between a domestic feline and an ALC.

7. Pixie bob

The Pixie-bob is a breed of domestic cat claimed by breed founder Carol Ann Brewer ofWashington state to be the progeny of naturally occurring bobcat hybrids. DNA testing have failed to detect bobcat marker genes and Pixie-bobs are considered wholly domestic for the purposes of ownership, cat fancy registration, import and export.

6. Chartreux
The Chartreux is a rare breed of domestic cat from France and is recognised by a number of registries around the world. It is not recognised by the GCCF in the UK, ostensibly for being too similar to the British Shorthair, one of whose colours is a similar blue-grey. The Chartreux is large and muscular, with relatively short, fine-boned limbs, and very fast reflexes. They are known for their blue (grey) water-resistant short hair double coats which are often slightly nappy in texture (often showing “breaks” like a sheepskin) and orange- or copper-colored eyes.

5. Bombay
Bombay are a breed of domestic shorthaired cats developed by breeding sable Burmese and black American Shorthair cats to produce a cat of mostly Burmese type, but with a sleek, tight black coat.

4. Scottish Fold

The Scottish Fold is a breed of cat with a natural dominant-gene mutation that makes its ear cartilage contain a fold, causing the ears to bend forward and down towards the front of their head, which gives the cat what is often described as an “owl-like” appearance.
Originally called lop-eared or just lops after the lop-eared rabbit, Scottish Fold became the breed’s name in 1966.

3. Ocicat

The Ocicat is an all-domestic breed of cat which resembles a wild cat but has no wildDNA in its gene pool. The breed is unusual in that it is spotted like a wild cat but has the temperament of a domestic animal. It is named for its resemblance to the ocelot. The breed was established from Siamese and Abyssinian stock; later, American Shorthairs(silver tabbies) were added to the mix and gave the breed their silver color, bone structure and distinct markings.

2. Munchkin

The Munchkin is a relatively new breed of cat characterized by its very short legs, which is caused by a naturally occurring genetic mutation. Named after the short-statured characters from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, the breed was developed in the 1980s in theUnited States. Much controversy erupted over the breed when it was recognized by The International Cat Association in 1995 with critics voicing concern over potential health and mobility issues.

1. Birman

The Birman, also called the “Sacred Cat of Burma”, is a domestic cat breed. It should not be confused with the Burmese, which is a dissimilar breed. The Birman has medium-long hair, a pale colored body with darker points and deep blue eyes. Even though the cat is pointed, the paws have white gloves.

 

 

 

Top 10 famous serial killers

Here we present you ten of the most brutal serial killers the world has knows. There are many more, hopefuly away from us. They were really cruel and crazy, as they did horrible things to other people. Now you can find out more about them.

10. Ted Bundy
Theodore Robert “Ted” Bundy (born Theodore Robert Cowell; November 24, 1946 – January 24, 1989) was an American serial killer, rapist, kidnapper, and necrophile who assaulted and murdered numerous young women and girls during the 1970s and possibly earlier. After more than a decade of denials, he confessed shortly before his execution to 30 homicides committed in seven states between 1974 and 1978; the true total remains unknown, and could be much higher.


9. Javed Iqbal

Javed Iqbal Mughal (8 October 1956 in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan – 8 October 2001 inLahore, Punjab, Pakistan) was a Pakistani serial killer who was found guilty of the sexual abuse and murder of 100 children. In December 1999, Iqbal sent a letter to police and a local Lahore newspaper confessing to the murders of 100 boys, all aged between six and 16. In the letter, he claimed to have strangled and dismembered the victims – mostly runaways and orphans living on the streets of Lahore – and disposed of their bodies using vats of hydrochloric acid.

8. Andrei Chikatilo

Andrei Romanovich Chikatilo (16 October 1936 – 14 February 1994) was a Soviet serial killer, nicknamed The Butcher of Rostov, The Red Ripper, and The Rostov Ripper, who committed the sexual assault, murder and mutilation of a minimum of 52 women and children between 1978 and 1990 in the Russian SFSR. Chikatilo confessed to a total of 56 murders and was tried for 53 of these killings in April 1992. He was convicted andsentenced to death for 52 of these murders in October 1992 and subsequently executed in February 1994.


7. Nannie Doss

Nannie Doss (November 4, 1905 – June 2, 1965) was an American serial killer responsible for the deaths of 11 people between the 1920s and 1954.
She finally confessed to the murders in October 1954, after her fifth husband died in a small hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In all, it was revealed that she had killed 4 husbands, 2 children, her two sisters, her mother, a grandson, and a nephew.

6. David Berkowitz

David Richard Berkowitz (born Richard David Falco; June 1, 1953), also known as the Son of Sam and the .44 Caliber Killer, is an American serial killer convicted of a series of shooting attacks that began in the summer of 1976. Perpetrated with a .44 caliber Bulldog revolver, the shootings continued for over a year, leaving six victims dead and seven others wounded. As the toll mounted, Berkowitz eluded a massive police manhunt while leaving brazen letters which promised further murders. Highly publicized in the press, the killings terrorized the people of New York City and achieved worldwide notoriety.

5. John Haigh

John George Haigh (24 July 1909 – 10 August 1949), commonly known as the “Acid Bath Murderer”, was an English serial killer during the 1940s. He was convicted of the murders of six people, although he claimed to have killed nine. He did not actually use acid to kill his victims, but rather as (he believed) a foolproof method of body disposal – dissolving their bodies in concentrated sulphuric acid before forging papers in order to sell their possessions and collect substantial sums of money.

4. The Zodiac Killer

The Zodiac Killer was a serial killer who operated in northern California in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The killer’s identity remains unknown. The Zodiac murdered victims in Benicia, Vallejo, Lake Berryessa, and San Francisco between December 1968 and October 1969. Four men and three women between the ages of 16 and 29 were targeted. The killer originated the name “Zodiac” in a series of taunting letters sent to the local Bay Area press. These letters included four cryptograms (or ciphers). Of the four cryptograms sent, only one has been definitively solved.

3. Ed Gein

Edward Theodore “Ed” Gein (August 27, 1906 – July 26, 1984) was an American murderer and body snatcher. His crimes, committed around his hometown of Plainfield, Wisconsin, gathered widespread notoriety after authorities discovered Gein hadexhumed corpses from local graveyards and fashioned trophies and keepsakes from their bones and skin. Gein confessed to killing two women – tavern owner Mary Hogan on December 8, 1954, and a Plainfield hardware store owner, Bernice Worden, on November 16, 1957.

2. Dennis Rader

Dennis Lynn Rader (born March 9, 1945) is an American serial killer and mass murdererwho murdered ten people in Sedgwick County (in and around Wichita, Kansas), between 1974 and 1991.
He is known as the BTK killer (or the BTK strangler). “BTK” stands for “Bind, Torture, Kill,” which was his infamous signature. He sent letters describing the details of the killings to police and to local news outlets during the period of time in which the murders took place.


1. Jack the Ripper

Jack the Ripper is the best-known name given to an unidentified serial killer who was active in the largely impoverished areas in and around the Whitechapel district of London in 1888. The name originated in a letter, written by someone claiming to be the murderer, that was disseminated in the media. The letter is widely believed to have been a hoax, and may have been written by a journalist in a deliberate attempt to heighten interest in the story. Within the crime case files as well as journalistic accounts the killer was known as “the Whitechapel Murderer” as well as “Leather Apron”.

 

 

Top 10 famous magicians in the world

Here we present you ten of the most famous magiciens in the world. They were masters in what they did and always impressed the world with their tricks. Some of them wrote books about their work, so they can inspire future generations.

10. David Copperfield

David Copperfield (born David Seth Kotkin; September 16, 1956) is an American illusionist, and has been described by Forbes as the most commercially successful magician in history.
Copperfield’s television specials have won 21 Emmy Awards of a total 38 nominations. Best known for his combination of storytelling and illusion, Copperfield’s career of over 30 years has earned him 11 Guinness World Records, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and a knighthood by the French government; and he has been named a Living Legend by the US Library of Congress.

9. Harry Houdini

Harry Houdini (born Erik Weisz in Budapest, later Ehrich Weiss or Harry Weiss; March 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926) was a Hungarian-American stunt performer, noted for his sensational escape acts. He first attracted notice as “Harry Handcuff Houdini” on a tour of Europe, where he challenged different police forces to try to keep him locked up. This revealed a talent for gimmickry and for audience involvement that characterized all his work. Soon he extended his repertoire to include chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, straitjackets under water, and having to hold his breath inside a sealed milk can.

8. Siegfried and Roy

Siegfried & Roy are a German-American duo of former entertainers who became known for their appearances with white lions and white tigers.
From 1990 until a tiger attack ended their stage careers on October 3, 2003, the duo formed the show “Siegfried & Roy at the The Mirage Resort and Casino”, which was regarded as the most-visited show in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

7. Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin

Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin (December 6, 1805 – June 13, 1871) was a French magician. He is widely considered the father of the modern style of conjuring. Master of magic Robert-Houdin was born Jean Eugène Robert in Blois, France, on 6 December 1805—a day after his autobiography said he was. His father, Prosper Robert, was one of the best watchmakers in Blois. A skillful artisan and hard worker, Prosper Robert’s main ambition was to provide for his family, but he also wanted his children to climb the social ladder. Jean Eugene’s mother, the former Marie-Catherine Guillon, died when Jean was just a young child.At the age of eleven, Prosper sent his son Jean to school thirty-five miles up the Loire to the University of Orléans.At 18, Jean graduated and returned to Blois. His father wanted him to be a lawyer, but Jean wanted to follow into his father’s footsteps as a watchmaker.

6. David Blaine

David Blaine (born David Blaine White; April 4, 1973) is an American illusionist andendurance artist. He is best known for his high-profile feats of endurance, and has made his name as a performer of street and close-up magic. He has set and broken several world records. Blaine was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Patrice Maureen White (1946–1995) and William Perez. His father was of half Puerto Rican and half Italian descent, and his mother was of Russian Jewish descent. Blaine’s mother was a school teacher living in New York, and his father was a Vietnam veteran.

5. P.C. Sorcar

P.C. Sorcar (23 February 1913 – 6 January 1971) was the stage name of Protul Chandra Sorcar , a famous Indian magician. He was an internationally active magician throughout the 1950s and 1960s, performing hisIndrajal show before live audiences and on television. Sorcar died of a heart attack at the age of 58 in Ashaikawa, Hokkaidō, Japan, on January 6, 1971, where he was performing.

4. Penn and Teller

Penn & Teller (Penn Jillette and Teller) are American illusionists and entertainers who have performed together since the late 1970s, and are known for their numerous stage and television shows. Their current Las Vegas show is an amalgam of illusion and comedy. Penn Jillette is a raconteur; Teller generally does not speak while performing, although his voice can occasionally be heard during their performance. They specialize in gory tricks,exposing frauds, and performing clever pranks.

3. Doug Henning

Douglas James Henning (May 3, 1947 – February 7, 2000) was a Canadian magician,illusionist, escape artist and politician. Henning was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, began practicing magic at Oakenwald School inFort Garry, and later moved to Oakville, Ontario.
He performed his first show at the age of 14 at the birthday party of a friend and was inspired by his audience’s spellbound reaction. Within a few months of placing an ad in a local newspaper, Henning launched a series of performances on local television in Toronto, and as an entertainer at parties.


2. Chriss Angel

Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos (born December 19, 1967), better known by the stage name Criss Angel, is an American magician and illusionist. He is best known for starring in the television show, Criss Angel Mindfreak and his live performance illusion show Criss Angel Believe in artistic collaboration with Cirque du Soleil at the Luxor casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Angel is also the creator of the MagicPlace.com.

1. Harry Blackstone, Sr.

Harry Blackstone (September 27, 1885 – November 16, 1965) was a famed stagemagician and illusionist of the 20th century. Blackstone was born Harry Bouton inChicago, Illinois, he began his career as a magician in his teens and was popular through World War II as a USO entertainer. He was often billed as The Great Blackstone. His son Harry Blackstone, Jr. also became a famous magician.