10 Times Cops Were Truly Awesome

10 Times Cops Were Truly Awesome

The United States recently observed National Police Week (May 13–May 19, 2018). The annual event represents an opportunity to commemorate police officers killed or injured in the line of duty. On May 13, thousands of spectators shuffled into Washington’s National...
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10 Little-Known Facts From History That Are Truly Outrageous

10 Little-Known Facts From History That Are Truly Outrageous

History Radu AlexanderJune 27, 2017 Although history is a rich, complex subject, schools can make it a bit boring by leaving out the juicy bits. Typically, this is either because they are too raunchy or because they don’t conform to...
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Top 10 Truly Bizarre Folktales And Legends From Around The World

Weird Stuff Mark OliverApril 9, 2017 Our ancestors would have found the fairy tales we tell our children incredibly tame. These days, we keep our stories censored—devoid of sex, devoid of the disgusting, and devoid of the bizarre. When people...
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10 Truly Troubling Facts About The Clothing Industry

Facts Shannon QuinnMarch 17, 2017 Whether you pay attention to fashion trends or not, we all wear clothes on a daily basis. Fashion is a multibillion-dollar industry. With the growing demand for extremely cheap clothing prices in the Western world,...
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Video: 10 Truly Disgusting Facts About Ancient Rome

Video: 10 Truly Disgusting Facts About Ancient Rome

History Listverse StaffFebruary 23, 2017 Ancient Rome holds a mythic place in our imaginations. It’s the land of historical epics like Ben-Hur and Gladiator, where men in golden armor ride chariots and emperors are fed grapes in reclining chairs. Real...
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10 Metal Detector Discoveries That Will Truly Amaze You

Weird Stuff Sam Dunsmore January 31, 2017 The thought of discovering something valuable or history-changing is the dream of all metal detectorists (and probably most of us too!) The ground is filled with treasures and artifacts that are just waiting...
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10 Truly Disgusting Facts About Life In Ancient China

Creepy Mark Oliver January 31, 2017 When we learn about ancient history, we usually hear about the kings and queens who lived lives of luxury in gilded palaces. The rest of it usually gets cut out. For the poor, life...
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