Many teens make some extra cash by babysitting their neighbors’ kids, but what if you could make a living babysitting ostriches instead? In South Africa, ostrich farms hire people to watch over their birds. Ostriches can be very aggressive and territorial, so ostrich babysitters must be vigilant and protect the babies that can’t defend themselves.
Mourning a loved one is a delicate and emotional process, but that hasn’t stopped people from turning it into a commodity. From Asia to the U.K., people are actually hired to attend funerals. The idea is to create a greater sense of grief, importance, and to increase turnout. Read up on these 22 things a funeral director won’t tell you.