12 June 2014 by

Not Really News News: Grumpy Cat Gets Her Own Movie & More

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1. Man makes 'All By Myself' video

Richard Dunn refused to be down while stuck at as Las Vegas' McCarren Airport overnight, instead he made an OTT music video to Celine Dion's 'All By Myself'.

2. Grumpy Cat: The Movie

Everyone's favourite miserable kitty has been given her own movie. Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever will be about a little girl who befriends the Internet sensation.

3. The Lion Guard

There's going to be a Lion King TV show! The show will tell the story of Kion, the second-born cub of Simba and Nala. 'It’s kind of like The Lion King meets The Avengers,' hints Nancy Kanter, Disney Junior’s general manager.

4. Pregnant women set new World Record

505 pregnant women donned dashing purple onesies last week to set the new Guinness World Record for pregnant women doing yoga together. The gals did more than 37 minutes of yoga in front of officials in a park in China. They broke the previous record of 423 pregnant women. That's a lot of pregnant women. 

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5. It's Donald Duck's 80th birthday

Happy birthday, [a href="http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/disney/10885903/Donald-Duck-10-surprising-facts-about-Walt-Disneys-character.html" target="_blank">Donald Fauntleroy Duck[/a]. The grumpy bird first appeared on screen in a short film called The Wise Little Hen on June 9, 1934. He's six year's younger than Mickey Mouse and has appeared in more movies than any of his other Disney friends.

6. This man's currently living on a Boeing 727

Bruce Campbell is clearly a fan of aeroplane food. The engineer is currently [a href="http://www.boredpanda.com/retired-boeing-727-recycled-home-bruce-campbell/" target="_blank">living in a Boeing 727[/a] aircraft parked in a US forest and converted into a house. it's got its own shower and driveway. He's still working on a toilet though. 

7. Typo shocker at Cambridge Station

A mispelled road sign in Cambridge was painted over by workers at the weekend and... misspelled again. 'Yellow bays 20 MINUITES max parking,' it says. Commuter Paul Stevens isn't happy: 'It's rather embarrassing having such an obvious spelling mistake in Cambridge, which is one of the most famous university cities in the world.' Burrrrn.

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8. Sheep does a Houdini

Forget David Blaine, a [a href="http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/trapped_sheep_does_a_houdini_in_denver_downham_market_1_3634244" target="_blank">sheep in Norfolk[/a] is the next big street magician. A fire crew was called on Sunday after a woman saw it stranded and struggling in water. By the time they arrived though, the farm animal had managed to rescue itself and disappear. We're excited to see it's next trick. 

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9. And finally..

We're 100% obsessed with these pictures of awkwardly sitting cats. [a href="http://www.sadanduseless.com/2014/06/awkwardly-sitting-cats/" target="_blank">JUST LOOK AT THEM[/a]. 

Good afternoon and welcome to Grazia Daily's newest feature 'Not Really News News'. It's our weekly round up of the weird, silly and down-right cute stories that have got us talking in the office over the past seven days. From animal stories to petty local disputes, it the news that, well.. isn't really news. 

12 June 2014: In this week's midweek 'Not Really News News' round-up we've got the Lion King TV show, the Grumpy Cat movie and, of course, the man who rerecorded Celine Dion's 'All By Myself' in an airport. 

All by myself from Richard Dunn on Vimeo.

8 June 2014: We're starting with a bang: this week's Not Really News News includes a group of pregnant women who've broken a yoga World Record, an engineer who's living on an aeroplane he converted into a house and a sheep in Norfolk that's had a David Blaine moment. Mysterious. 

In other animal news, it's Donald Duck's 80th birthday. Plus FYI there's a hilarious round-up of cats sitting awkwardly doing the rounds on social media. Finally, in a breaking typo shocker road painters have misspelled the word 'MINUTES' on a Cambridge car park and upset the clever people of the university town.

That's all for this week. Click through the round-up above to check out all the stories...

*TAPS NEWS CARDS ON TABLE. CUE END CREDITS.* 


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