7 Insane Things You Didn't Know About the Black Dahlia Murder

By Wynne Flint


Elizabeth Short's Mugshot (​www.laurajames.com​)

Whether you're a hardcore crime fanatic or just your average Jane with a penchant for the macabre (hey, no judgement), you've surely heard of Elizabeth Short, A.K.A. "The Black Dahlia." You probably know ​how she was found: naked, bloodless, posed like a mannequin, and cut in half, wearing a "Glasgow smile." That alone is crazy. Here's where it gets crazier.