Everyone knows that too much drinking can cause Christmas parties to go wrong. But few can have imagined the bloody outcome of a recent festive drinking binge in Siberia.
Police in the remote region said on Friday that they are struggling to work out whether self mutilation constitutes a crime after two men cut their own ears off in an arm wrestling match.
How much vodka would you need to cut your own ear off? A whole bottle? Two? I mean OK guy has a gun to my wifes head and it’s cut my ear off or she dies where’s the knife? But to lose a bet and then say “Oh shucks, I lost let me cut my ears off?” Seriously Russians are freaking zany. Full story here.