Category: Random Stuff

Just a bunch of random posts to keep you on your toes!

The darkest true crime documentaries on Netflix
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The darkest true crime documentaries on Netflix

Grab a spoon, and dare to sample two of the darkest, strangest, most dangerously binge-inducing true crime documentaries lurking on…

Myths about Wyatt Earp you can stop believing
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Myths about Wyatt Earp you can stop believing

Wyatt Earp spent far more years gambling and running saloons than he did in law enforcement, but that’s how he’s…

The untold truth of the Chicago Strangler
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The untold truth of the Chicago Strangler

While the “Chicago Strangler” might sound like a historical villain who stalked the Windy City sometime during the Great Depression,…

The truth about Jack the Ripper and Queen Victoria's relationship
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The truth about Jack the Ripper and Queen Victoria’s relationship

Queen Victoria’s grandson, Prince Albert Victor was known to those who loved him as “Eddy,” (also great uncle to the…

How a shootout resulted in Daryl Hall and John Oates' first meeting
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How a shootout resulted in Daryl Hall and John Oates’ first meeting

Daryl Hall (the tall, blond one) and John Oates (the one with the mustache) are one of the greatest duo…

The untold truth of the Zodiac Killer
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The untold truth of the Zodiac Killer

The Zodiac Killer, or simply “Zodiac,” as he called himself, was one of America’s most notorious criminals, responsible for a…

This Month’s Funniest Internet Finds

This Month’s Funniest Internet Finds Clever And Funny 3D Chalk Street Art – David Zinn is a master of 3D…

The real difference between tear gas and pepper spray
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The real difference between tear gas and pepper spray

Tear gas and pepper spray are both “riot control agents.” But what’s the real difference between them? –> Click Here

What alternative policing looks like in countries around the world
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What alternative policing looks like in countries around the world

More people are being shot and killed by the police in the United States, but listening and looking at what…

The real reason Cops and Live P.D. were canceled
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The real reason Cops and Live P.D. were canceled

It’s been more than 30 years for Cops, the ride-along reality TV series that purported to show police officers at…

The untold truth of tear gas
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The untold truth of tear gas

Tear gas is classified as “riot control agent,” and so can be used by police departments, but is banned as…

Were drugs really smuggled in soldiers' coffins during the Vietnam War?
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Were drugs really smuggled in soldiers’ coffins during the Vietnam War?

The movie American Gangster includes a stunning sequence, wherein heroin was smuggled into the U.S. inside the coffins of fallen…

How Superman fought the KKK in real life
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How Superman fought the KKK in real life

The 1940s had been good to the Man of Steel — his radio program, The Adventures of Superman, was broadcast…

The tragic real-life story of Emmett Till
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The tragic real-life story of Emmett Till

Emmett Till loved to laugh.”He would pay people to tell him jokes,” according to his cousin, Wheeler Parker. He also…

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20 Times Librarians Surprised Everyone With a Great Sense of Humor

20 Times Librarians Surprised Everyone With a Great Sense of Humor Who said libraries are boring and librarians don’t have…

Here's how serial killer Son of Sam was finally caught
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Here’s how serial killer Son of Sam was finally caught

After two years of letters and in-person visits with “Son of Sam” David Berkowitz, it became abundantly clear to author…

Whatever happened to the nurse from Blink-182's music video?
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Whatever happened to the nurse from Blink-182’s music video?

Before appearing in 90’s rock band blink-182’s video for “What’s My Age Again?”, or making an appearance in skin-tight nursing…

The truth about Pepper Balls
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The truth about Pepper Balls

Pepper Balls fall under what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) classifies as “Riot Control Agents.” Sometimes they…

The truth about rubber bullets
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The truth about rubber bullets

Referred to as “kinetic impact projectiles,” rubber bullets are composed of a metal core encased by a rubber shell (later…

The true story that inspired Just Mercy
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The true story that inspired Just Mercy

Just Mercy tells the story of lawyer Bryan Stevenson taking up the case of Walter McMillian, a man wrongly convicted…