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The Terrifying First-Hand Account Of One Woman’s Close Call With A Serial Killer

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Not many people who get stalked by serial killers live to tell the tale. Rarer still are cases of such encounters in which the would-be victim doesn’t realize they were being stalked by a notorious killer until after the fact. That’s exactly what happened to Redditor juliaakatrinaa4, who is convinced that she had a close encounter with serial killer and sex offender Joseph E. Duncan III when she was living in Montana as a little girl. During a sleepover one night, juliaakatrinaa4 and […]

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How They Used To Do Perms In The 1920s and ’30s Seems Outrageous By Today’s Standards

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); When looking through vintage photos from the 1920s and ’30s, you’re bound to come across a few odd-looking images. It’s easy to forget just how different things were back then. But in some cases, things weren’t just different. They were downright horrifying (at least from our modern-day viewpoint). Take how they used to do perms, for example. That seriously looks like a machine out of “The Twilight Zone.” Getty Images googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBM_BTF’); }); While it might look pretty freaky to us, back […]

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Apparently, Some People Feel Like Eating Live Fish Cures Asthma

Asthma is a terrible condition, but luckily, we’ve gotten pretty good at helping people cope with it. Nowhere in the scientific literature does it say, however, that swallowing a live fish will help you with your breathing problems. Despite that, an estimated 100,000 people gathered at India’s Hyderabad’s Exhibition Ground earlier this month to do just that. This yearly tradition sees those with breathing problems pushed together to swallow live fish stuffed with herbal paste. The paste is created by the Bathini Goud family, and its ingredients […]

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This Lady Just Scared Off A Terrifying Crocodile With Only A Flip Flop

Without a doubt, the two animals I’m most afraid of are sharks and crocodiles. Sure, I’m well-aware that these creatures are largely misunderstood, but I’m not dumb enough to actually think that they won’t get vicious when faced with a prospective meal. This is why when you visit their natural habitats, you can’t expect to stay safe if you don’t keep your distance. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); One woman doesn’t exactly see eye-to-eye with me on this, though. She walked right to the edge of crocodile-infested waters […]

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These Incredibly Smart People Somehow Predicted Every Aspect Of Our Life.

People always say, “You can’t predict the future.” While that may be true in some instances, but either by pure chance or some kind of cosmic intelligence, there have been people who have made bold predictions and they came true. You won’t believe how accurate some of these real-life prophets were.    1.) In 1914 science fiction writer H.G Wells predicted the atomic bomb, which wasn’t invented until 1942. In his novel “The World Set Free” he even uses the term “atomic bomb”. wikipedia 2.) All the way […]

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20 Crazy Facts About The World’s Most Incredible Burial Sites

So hip, they’re actually underground. Paul Koudounaris previously published a book in which he shared extraordinary photos of the world’s most lavishly decorated skeletons. Paul Koudounaris buzzfeed.com   The following excerpts are from his newest book, titled Memento Mori: The Dead Among Us, which takes readers to the most macabre sites in the world. 1. Lampa, Peru View this image › Paul Koudounaris One of the most stunning displays of death is in the village of Lampa, Peru. A local nobleman who traced his lineage to the […]

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Some Extremely Bad, Government-Sanctioned Things Went On In This Building

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); If you know anything about the creepiness of early American history, then you certainly know about the Salem Witch Trials that took place in Salem, Massachusetts, between February 1692 and May 1693. The movement resulted in the brutal killings of 20 women before all was said and done. While the whole town bears the marks of these trials, one building in particular deserves the title of being the epicenter of evil. This is the Joshua Ward House. During the late 1600s, it was […]

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Someone Thought It Would Be A Good Idea To Build These Insane Statues

Public statues have long been staples of human civilization. They represent our greatest accomplishments and tell the world that we were here and that we did something. However, in recent years, statues have taken a turn from classically beautiful to downright bizarre. Whether these 20 pieces fall into the category of “art” is up for you to decide. 1. This is actually a hyperrealistic statue of a man walking in the snow. Seriously unsettling. Reddit / ShowingErin 2. Run! Just run! Reddit / Chartreuse_666 3. This one’s […]

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Listening To These Creepy Dolls Recite Rhymes Will Give You All The Nightmares

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); In today’s tech-savvy, on-demand world, the idea of talking dolls as a technological breakthrough just seems weird. But back in the late 1800s, the mechanical toys were at the height of consumer electronic achievements. And the man responsible for them? Well, of course it was the great Thomas Edison. Inside each of these talking dolls was a tiny tin phonograph cylinder that played a prerecorded lullaby or nursery rhyme. National Park Service googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBM_BTF’); }); This is what the internal mechanism that […]

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