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How One Man Stopped WW3

The October of 1962 was an extremely tense one. According to intelligence reports the Soviet Union was placing nuclear tipped missiles in Cuba. Seeing this as a major threat President Kennedy ordered a large naval blockade to surround Cuba and… Continue Reading →

Elizabeth Bathory: Vampire or Victim?

The tale of Elizabeth Bathory countess of Transylvania is widely known as one of history’s greatest horror stories. Supposedly obsessed with her own youth, she would kill and drink the blood of young girls who came to work at her… Continue Reading →

The Real Story of Witchhunts

  In the medieval and renaissance eras the world was full of danger and no one had a very good explanation for why some people fell ill with strange diseases. Many turned to superstition to explain these awful ailments, their… Continue Reading →

The History of Execution: A Photo Timeline

3150 BC to now – The ancient Egyptians and other early bronze age civilizations used beheading to dispatch of criminals and prisoners of war. One crime that would land you on the chopping block for certain was grave robbing. The… Continue Reading →

My Interview On The Pop List

I sat down with Floyd from The Pop List to discuss what its like creating content on the web and of course all things creepy. Floyd has been the voice of The Pop List for over 2 years with episodes… Continue Reading →

New Orleans Cities of the Dead

Cemeteries are creepy but at least we can take some comfort in the fact that the dead are at least below a few feet of earth. But for the people of New Orleans the dead are little closer. Unlike our… Continue Reading →

The Reign of Terror

The winter of 1793 France was failing apart economically, a bad harvest had led to food shortages, and the people were rioting in the streets. The peasants filled with anger had taken the Bastille a prison an armory and stolen… Continue Reading →

Mudhouse Mansion a local legend

Every small town seems to have its local legend about some creepy place, something the local kids tell at sleep overs and the parents warn never to go near. Often it’s some ghost on some road or in some old… Continue Reading →

China’s war on drugs: The first opium war

At the turn of the 19th century Britain was kind of broke. Kicking Napoleon out of Europe had been expensive. So they hatched a plan they would be ones to open up trade with the very rich at time China…. Continue Reading →

Mummy Brown

Painters have always been searching for the perfect colors to use in their works. While modern pigments are made in labs with industrial chemicals in the past colors had to be sourced from nature or made out of basic chemicals…. Continue Reading →

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