Local Katu News (on your side!) has a "Weird News" section. It immediately went into my RSS feed. I'm sure there are better portals for weird news, but I like the local angle a little bit. And pirates!
Seafair Pirates land spot in SI Swimsuit Issue | KATU.com - Portland, Oregon | Weird News
"The hardest part was keeping the pirates quiet the last few months," Jensen said of their desire to let everyone know that they'd been involved. But the pirates, along with everyone else involved in the production of the Swimsuit Edition, were sworn to secrecy.