The '80s were a strange decade. Despite the lingering threat of nuclear annihilation, Americans still found time to fear nonexistent cult movements intent on sacrificing children. Venture into the world of satanic panic.
The year 2013 was a veritable bonanza of strange news. From birds 'telling' politicians to run for president to alligators trying to board planes, we have 10 particularly delightful highlights from the fringe.