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Original article on OddityCentral.com – a blog on oddities and wacky news http://www.odditycentral.com/ A man managed to get himself jailed for 16 weeks and miss the birth of his child, after lying to his pregnant girlfriend that he had been kidnapped, just so he could get drunk with his buddies….

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