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Iconic Photographs Not Suitable For All Viewers

November 14, 2022

The following photos are some of the most fascinating shots that have ever been taken. Even if you think you’ve seen them before… look closer. Some of these pictures tell ma...

Who Was James Webb, The NASA Telescope's Controversial Namesake?

September 21, 2022

Space Administrator James E. Webb appears before the Senate Space Committee in its investigation of the spacecraft fire which killed three astronauts at C...

James DeAngelo: How The Golden State Killer Was Finally Caught

May 2, 2022

Joseph James DeAngelo, the suspected "Golden State Killer," appears in court for his arraignment on April 27, 2018. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) For mor...

Bernie Madoff, The Biggest Scammer In History

February 19, 2022

Accused $50 billion Ponzi scheme swindler Bernard Madoff exits federal court March 10, 2009 in New York City. (Mario Tama/Getty Images) For as long as there has been money...

When Elves Halted An Iceland Road Construction Project

September 22, 2021

Picture taken on April 22, 2016 shows an elves palace in Reykjavik. (Halldor Kolbeins/AFP via Getty Images) Although they may not admit it to your face, many Icel...

Aftermath Of The September 11 Terrorist Attacks

September 12, 2021

Firefighter Gerard McGibbon of Engine 283 in Brownsville, Brooklyn prays after the World Trade Center buildings collapsed on September 11, 2001. (Mario Tama/Getty Images) ...

Stars Of The Early 2000's: Where Are They Now?

June 7, 2021

The 2000s were an era that was all about more more more. Things were big, they were bright, and the stars were in your face and proud of it. You may think that you know every...

India Pays 40 Actors To Mimic Large Monkeys To Solve Infestation Of Smaller Monkeys

March 13, 2021

Monkeys above Chandni Chowk, Delhi. (Chris Goldberg/Flickr) The people of New Delhi, India are dealing one of the most mind-boggling ...

When A Simpsons Episode Almost Changed What Australia Called Their Currency

February 9, 2021

The 1995 Simpsons episode "Bart vs. Australia" nearly started an international incident, but more importantly, it was almost responsible for...

The Toy Box Killer A.K.A. David Parker Ray: Serial Killer Who Sexually Tortured Women In His Trailer

January 7, 2021

David Parker Ray was one of America's most prolific and grotesque serial killers despite the fact that he was never...

How The World Reacted To Joe Biden Being Announced President In The 2020 Election

November 13, 2020

People celebrate in the streets after the major networks declare Joseph Biden the winner of the 2020 U.S. presidential election. (Sdkb/Wi...

Originalism: History Of The Word, Meaning, Definition, And Evolution

October 24, 2020

Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States. (Howard Chandler Christy/Wikimedia Commons) "Originalism" is a word that's being toss...

How Long Did The 2000 Presidential Election Results Take? A Look Back At The Las...

October 23, 2020

Disenfranchised Voters Protest at the U.S. Supreme Court on December 11, 2000. (Elvert Barnes/Wikimedia Commons) What happened in the...

9/11 Heroes: Amazing Stories Of The Ones We Don't Hear About That Often

September 10, 2020

On September 11, 2011, the world came to a standstill when the Twin Towers were destroyed in one of the most heartbreaking acts of terrorism sin...

Hosting The Olympics: Cons Of The Olympics Coming To Your City

August 15, 2020

The Olympic Games began over 2,700 years ago in Olympia, Greece, where locals met every four years to play a number of athletic games in honor of the rul...

Pablo Escobar's Escaped Hippos Formed The Largest Hippopotamus Population Outside Of Africa

August 12, 2020

Playful hippos in the water in January 2015, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. PHOTOGRAPH BY Stacey Farrell / Barcroft Media. Getty ...

A Treasure Trove Of Nazi Artifacts Recently Discovered In Argentina

July 31, 2020

World War II ended in 1945, but the Nazi story didn't end there. With the German defeat inevitable, many top-ranking Nazi officials fled Europe and ...

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