Would You Pour Hydrochloric Acid On Someone You Dislike? That’s What Happened To Black Protesters In 1964 At A St. Augustine Motel

53 years ago, black and white protesters arrived at a motel in the city of St. Augustine, Florida. The reason for their arrival was that earlier, Martin Luther King and his colleagues, More »

This Doctor Claimed He Had Found “Evidence” For Black People’s Diseases Like “Drapetomania” That Caused Slaves To Escape Their Owners

Did you know there was a doctor whose hobby was to invent diseases for black slaves? Dr. Samuel A. Cartwright was born in 1793 and completed his medical studies at the University More »

Zoo Racism? Qizai Is The Only Brown Panda In The World; He’s Suffered A Lot, But Is Today A Celebrity

We all like pandas, right? They are an endangered species and, therefore, must be protected. However, that’s easier said than done. In addition to being rare and endangered, they other qualities that More »

Love Horses? The Icelandic Flying Horse Has Something No Other Breed Has

The Icelandic flying horse is a breed of horses that originates in (you’ve guessed it) Iceland. It is a well-known breed, notable for its appearance, which often mistakenly resembles a pony rather More »

How Much Do You Think A Kidney Fetches Up On The Black Market? You’d Be Surprised

Surely you’ve heard of the famous sentence “It’s so expensive that you’d have to sell a kidney for it.” Not only is this is a well-known way to point out something is ridiculously More »

 

Everybody Loves Watching “Deep Throat”; Did You Know You’ve Been Watching An Actual Rape?

In 1972, the most successful pornographic movie of all time, “Deep Throat,” came out. It is estimated to have earned between $100 million and $600 million since. The film’s lead actress, Linda Lovelace (real name Linda Borman), received only $1,250 for

72 Virgins For Every Muslim? Here’s The Truth About The Myth

You’ve probably heard about the maiden thing, right? First of all, there are virgins. Well, no one really knows if there are virgins or not, but in Islamic theology there is the idea of beautiful virgins. It is mentioned both in

Did You Know Steven Tyler Of Aerosmith Once Offered Band’s Song To Band While On Drugs?

Aerosmith

Back in 1984, Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler heard the song You See Me Crying, which belongs to his band, on the radio. Despite this, Stephen did not recognize the song because of the heavy use of drugs during those years.

Have You Heard of Cryonic Freezing? 200 People Already Permanently Frozen Worldwide!

To date, there are about 200 people frozen all over the world. All of them are waiting to wake up one day, when technology is sufficiently advanced to thaw them and bring them back to life. The process is called

Man Eliminates OCD Symptoms By Shooting Himself In The Head. He Survived And It Actually Worked

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Back in 1988, a mentally ill person known in medical reports and media only as “George,” shot himself in the head in a suicide attempt. Prior to attempting suicide, he had suffered from a severe case of OCD that apparently

Woman Nearly Burns Down Home After Attempting To Kill Spider With Burning Towels. Must Have Seemed Legit To Her At Some Point?

Kansas woman spider

Back in 2014, a woman from Hutchinson, Kansas, named Ginny M. Griffith, set fire to her duplex during an attempt to kill a spider. She used a lighter to light a few towels and hoped to burn the spider with

Trouble Waking Up In The Morning? The “High Voltage Ejector Bed” Is Here To Help

Colin Furze Ejector bed

You probably know the old saying, “the early bird catches the worm.” After all, how could you not, when it’s the motto of parents around the world who are struggling to get their children to get up for school in

Steve Comisar Conned People Into Buying “Solar Powered Clothes Dryers.” Sounds Like A Revolutionary Piece Of Technology, Right?

Steve Comisar

Steve Comisar was a very smart crook. As a young man, Steve once published an ad in several newspapers for a product called “Solar Powered Clothes Dryer.” He advertised this ground-breaking, revolutionary product at a modest price of $49.95. The

This College Drop-Out Became Math Genius After Mugging

Jason Padgett

In 2002, Jason Padgett, then a 31-year-old salesman, went for a night out in his neighborhood pub. After leaving the pub, two robbers came up to him from behind and assaulted him. The robbers struck him in the head over

In Toraja, Indonesia, Corpses Are Dug Out And Cleaned During A Bizarre Ceremony. Tourists Are Flocking There, By The Way

toraja manene ritual

Have you heard of Toraja, a province in South Sulawesi, Indonesia? If you have, you probably know that the place  has a love for death. Being a corpse in Toraja does not mean resting in the grave – quite the