Tuesday, 21 November 2017

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  • 10 Peculiar Conspiracy Theories Surrounding Famous Leaders - With the recent release of records relating to JFK’s assassination in 1963, conspiracy theorists everywhere are probably holding thumbs that some of the theories they’ve been holding onto will prove to be true. Given the wide assortment of conspiracy theories concerning the events of November 22, 1963, it’s highly unlikely...
  • 10 Historical Mysteries Solved In Recent Years - Mysteries just pull us in. We like to read about them, watch shows about them, and try to solve them. As a whole, mankind has always strove to make the unknown known. As the years have gone by, we’ve found new answers for some of the mysteries, puzzles, and conundrums...
  • 10 Award-Winning Mustaches For Your No-Shave November - Facial hair can be considered a nuisance or a stylish accessory, depending on who you ask, but to the following ten people, it’s a competitive event that they work toward every year. “International bearding,” as it is referred to, has been around since the late 1900s, but the exact origin...
  • 10 Of The World’s Strangest Churches - With their offers of eternal life, churches can seem like timeless places that are recognizable the world over. Yet people have always shaped their places of worship according to the style of the time and the fashion of their culture. Churches are as varied as the people who build them—and...
  • 10 Cases Of Posthumous Marriage - Posthumous marriage (aka necrogamy) takes place in countries throughout the world. People in parts of China perform ghost marriages meant to “pacify the souls” of the dead. In the Western world, posthumous marriage is famously legal in France, where some women were permitted to marry soldiers who had been killed...
  • 10 More Animals People Eat Alive - When it comes to food, there are generally two types of people. Some like to stick with what they know, ordering the same food from the same places every time, while others like to seek adventure and try new things. Part of that adventure is the fact that you can...
  • 10 Weird Anomalies And Bizarre Conspiracies Of The Moon - Perhaps second only to the Sun, the Moon has been a central and focal point in the skies over humanity since the beginning of time! Or has it? Even today, in an age where bizarre and outlandish stories flow freely around the Internet, some claims about the Moon are right...
  • 10 Islands With Interesting Animal Populations - Islands are notable for many different things. Some islands are popular vacation spots because of their pristine beaches, perfect surfing conditions, and beautiful snorkeling reefs. Others are known for volcanoes, awesome hiking trails, or indigenous tribes. These 10 islands are remarkable because of their unique animal populations. Some of these...
  • 10 Curious Tattoo Facts From A Century Ago - Are tattoos just a fad of the times? Hardly. In fact, tattoos were prominent in the good old days of the past, and it wasn’t just the seedy characters getting them. People love to decorate themselves. While stage actors and actresses were getting designs painted on their bodies, there were...
  • 10 Naughty Crimes Committed By Bad Santas - Perhaps the most famous crime ever committed by men dressed as Santa was a 1927 Christmas bank robbery in Texas, which we’ve previously covered here. However, it’s by no means the only noteworthy Christmas crime that has tarnished Santa’s good image. While we can look back on some and laugh,...

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10 Peculiar Conspiracy Theories Surrounding Famous Leaders

With the recent release of records relating to JFK’s assassination in 1963, conspiracy theorists everywhere are probably holding thumbs that some of the theories they’ve been holding onto will prove to be true. Given...

10 Historical Mysteries Solved In Recent Years

Mysteries just pull us in. We like to read about them, watch shows about them, and try to solve them. As a whole, mankind has always strove to make the unknown known. As the years have gone by, we’ve found new answers ...

10 Cases Of Posthumous Marriage

Posthumous marriage (aka necrogamy) takes place in countries throughout the world. People in parts of China perform ghost marriages meant to “pacify the souls” of the dead. In the Western world, posthumous marriage i...

10 Weird Anomalies And Bizarre Conspiracies Of The Moon

Perhaps second only to the Sun, the Moon has been a central and focal point in the skies over humanity since the beginning of time! Or has it? Even today, in an age where bizarre and outlandish stories flow freely around...

10 Stories Of The Future From Magic Mirrors And Crystal...

People have always had a fascination with predicting the future. From staring at tea leaves to examining animal entrails, self-proclaimed seers have found a myriad of ways to do so throughout history. One object sterotyp...

Entertainment

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10 Captivating Fan Theories About Movie Endings And Twists

Warning: If you haven’t seen these movies, there are spoilers ahead. But c’mon, you know you want to read them anyway. These fan theories are too cool to miss. So, without further ado, let’s get to it. Im...

10 Legendary Reasons We Have Music

Music is as integral to the human experience as anything else, perhaps even predating language itself. Though the human voice was probably the initial choice for prehistoric man, instruments have been found whi...

10 Greatest Movie MacGuffins Of All Time

Alfred Hitchcock gave name to a literary and film device called a MacGuffin (sometimes spelled “McGuffin”), which is any object or device that serves to trigger the plot. This boils down to anything that se...

General Knowledge

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10 Curious Tattoo Facts From A Century Ago

Are tattoos just a fad of the times? Hardly. In fact, tattoos were prominent in the good old days of the past, and it wasn’t just the seedy characters getting them. People love to decorate themselves. While s...

10 Seemingly Simple Questions Nobody Can Answer

Sometimes it feels like scientists are getting pretty close to solving every mystery there is. We have theories on wormholes, dark matter, the beginning of the universe, and a whole map of how single-celled org...

10 Pioneer Children Abducted By Native Americans Who Refused To...

A strange thing happened on Western Frontier. During the days of Wild West, American pioneers were moving out into untamed and treacherous land. They were building their homes in a virtual war zone, on land sto...

Lifestyle

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10 More Animals People Eat Alive

When it comes to food, there are generally two types of people. Some like to stick with what they know, ordering the same food from the same places every time, while others like to seek adventure and try new th...

10 Disgusting Delicacies From Around The World

From caviar to filet mignon, every culture and society has foods that are considered delicacies. As such, these dishes are often thought of as the most delicious and prestigious foods one can sample. However, d...

10 Little-Known Facts About Pumpkins

Whether October or November, pumpkins are a beloved symbol of autumn. In October, they are popular as jack-o’-lantern decorations, and massive numbers of pumpkins are grown for just this purpose. In November,...

Science

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10 Award-Winning Mustaches For Your No-Shave November

Facial hair can be considered a nuisance or a stylish accessory, depending on who you ask, but to the following ten people, it’s a competitive event that they work toward every year. “International bearding...

10 Islands With Interesting Animal Populations

Islands are notable for many different things. Some islands are popular vacation spots because of their pristine beaches, perfect surfing conditions, and beautiful snorkeling reefs. Others are known for volcano...

10 Fascinating Things That Happen To The Human Body In...

It’s looking likelier every day that the human race will need to leave mother Earth. Whether that’s some of us or all of us, it’s inevitable that space travel will be an eventual part of our future. If ty...

Society

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10 Of The World’s Strangest Churches

With their offers of eternal life, churches can seem like timeless places that are recognizable the world over. Yet people have always shaped their places of worship according to the style of the time and the fashion of ...

10 Naughty Crimes Committed By Bad Santas

Perhaps the most famous crime ever committed by men dressed as Santa was a 1927 Christmas bank robbery in Texas, which we’ve previously covered here. However, it’s by no means the only noteworthy Christmas crime that...

10 People Who Wanted To Go To Jail

Most people want to avoid going to jail, and why not? Few like being confined and having every aspect of their daily lives being dictated by others. And then there’s the long-term damage, be it psychological, professio...

10 Horrifying Cases Of Fetal Abduction

A child being kidnapped is one of a parent’s worst nightmares. Possibly even more heart-wrenching are cases wherein a completely defenseless infant is abducted. Sadly, it can get even worse than that. Some people are w...

10 Teachers Who Were Attacked By Their Students’ Parents

We’ve already told you the stories of murderous teachers and college professors. We’ve even told you about teachers who completely lost their minds. On the flip side, some students frequently cause trouble for teache...