The 5 Weirdest And Strangest Things That Have Ever Happened In Illinois

There have been some strange things that happened in Illinois. Well, maybe not as many strange as happen in Florida. But we’ve had our share of strange incidents. Here are a few weird things that have happened in Illinois.

1. In 1987, some hackers broadcast Max Headroom on TV.

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2. There was that one time that thousands of Asian carp jumped out of Illinois River at the same time.

3. An Illinois man got a coffin made to look like a can of Pabst Blue Ribbon.

4. Ronnie Woo Woo was just…being Ronnie Woo Woo.

5. People are still puzzled about the Murphysboro Mud Monster.

There were some strange things that happened in Illinois. What other weird things have happened in Illinois? Let us know in the comments.