10 Bizarre Clubs With Extremely Influential Members Apr21

10 Bizarre Clubs Wit...

Weird Stuff Gordon Gora April 21, 2016 We are social creatures and have been meeting in groups for generations. Even the most famous people in history are no exception to this rule. When like-minded people get together behind closed doors, things can get very unusual, especially when there is...

10 Bizarre Punctuation Marks That Didn’t Stick Apr20

10 Bizarre Punctuati...

Weird Stuff Zachery Brasier April 20, 2016 The quest for effective punctuation is one of the most interesting developments in history. Over time, innovators and linguists have attempted to help humans express themselves in writing, creating a variety of marks that did not catch on. 10...

10 Victims Who Went Unidentified for Years Apr20

10 Victims Who Went ...

Mysteries Robin Warder April 20, 2016 Every year, there are numerous men and women who are found deceased and remain unidentified, so they simply become known as John or Jane Doe. In the past, the odds of being able to uncover their identities were not good. Thankfully, within the past few...

10 Good Things Done By Evil Dictators Apr20

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Politics K.W. Hales April 20, 2016 History is filled with evil dictators who ruled through fear and violence, a scourge to their subjects and other nations alike. But, much like a broken clock is right twice a day, some of the most infamous dictators have occasionally done something right....

Top 10 Insane Moth Facts That Will Blow Your Mind Apr19

Top 10 Insane Moth F...

Animals Melita Linaker April 19, 2016 You thought that moths were boring, right? Well, think again. From emitting sonar-scrambling ultrasonic clicks to practicing delicious, pineapple-scented Kama Sutra, the true awesomeness of moths goes above and beyond anything that you previously...

10 Crazy Facts Behin...

Health Gregory Myers April 19, 2016 In the past several decades, we have seen various groups of people try to create their own spiritual philosophies or medical phenomena. Most of them also claimed to be drawing from ancient traditions—usually a patchwork of pagan beliefs or a misunderstood...

10 Mysterious Discoveries Of Human Body Parts Apr19

10 Mysterious Discov...

Mysteries Kay Davids April 19, 2016 Many people find themselves inexplicably drawn to horrific murder mysteries. We read about them and watch TV programs on the topic, comforted by the fact that the events generally involve complete strangers. We never consider the possibility of stumbling...

10 Ordinary Locations With Horrifying Secrets Apr18

10 Ordinary Location...

Creepy Morris M. April 18, 2016 Haunted houses, crumbling Transylvanian castles, abandoned lunatic asylums . . . there are plenty of places in this world we instinctively know are utterly terrifying. But not all buildings wear their true colors on their sleeves. Every now and then, some...

10 Mysteries Of Nature That Are Finally Solved Apr18

10 Mysteries Of Natu...

Mysteries Himanshu Sharma April 18, 2016 As we’ve discussed before, Earth’s natural landscape is full of perplexing scientific mysteries. The quest to know comes with its fair share of new questions, but sometimes, science succeeds in answering some of these mysteries. 10 How Birds...

Top 10 Bizarre Ingredients In Perfume Apr18

Top 10 Bizarre Ingre...

Weird Stuff Jamie Frater April 18, 2016 This list includes a competition. Since the dawn of civilization, man has been a perfumed creature. Whether it be for improving the smell of our environment, offerings to please the gods, or simply to mask unpleasant body odors, perfume has played a...

10 Incredible Storie...

History Eli Nixon April 17, 2016 Nothing but sand, rocks, and despair surround Bir Hakeim, a desolate outpost in the Libyan desert. In May 1942, 3,500 Free French legionnaires committed themselves to one of the most extraordinary acts of bravery seen this side of mythology. For two weeks, they...

Top 10 Food Fights I...

Food Ross Dempsey April 17, 2016 History is filled with examples of powerful people and nations settling their differences through warfare. But sometimes, instead of guns and tanks, victory is reached through fruits and veggies. These lesser-known battles, debates, festivals, and contests have...

10 Unhealthy Obsessions That Turned Deadly Apr17

10 Unhealthy Obsessi...

Crime A.C. Grimes April 17, 2016 Obsession is an uncomfortable thing to consider. It reduces the human animal to little more than a fleshly marionette for a psychological puppet master. It also forces us to question just how far a person will go to sate an all-consuming mental hunger. 10 The...

10 Badass People Who Did Crazy Things For Science Apr16

10 Badass People Who...

Humans Paul Jongko April 16, 2016 Scientists take different risks all the time. Some alienate their families and friends by working late hours, while others risk their very lives by exposing themselves to deadly chemicals and lethal pathogens. Some risks are reasonable, especially if an...

10 Bridges Built By ...

Travel S.E. Batt April 16, 2016 When we think of buildings that have survived to the modern day, we think of structures such as the Colosseum, the Leaning Tower of Piza, and the pyramids. But what about structures that are still in use—their original use—to this day? While most ancient...

10 Audacious Historical Heists Fit For Hollywood Apr16

10 Audacious Histori...

Crime Radu Alexander April 16, 2016 As Hollywood knows, a well-executed heist always makes for good entertainment. We enjoy seeing an intricate plan masterminded by a criminal genius play out to perfection. At the same time, we also like the less subtle, more violent approach with guns, masks,...

10 Cursed Souls Who Made Deals With The Devil Apr15

10 Cursed Souls Who ...

Creepy Debra Kelly April 15, 2016 It’s one thing to cast spells to make a person fall in love or to make storms sweep through an area. It’s another thing entirely to be on a first-name basis with the Devil himself, or at least some of his generals. Yet that’s exactly what these people...

10 Forgotten Movie S...

Movies and TV Shannon Quinn April 15, 2016 After rising to power, Adolf Hitler assigned Joseph Goebbels as the Reich’s new “minister of propaganda.” Goebbels controlled the German public by creating films that either numbed the population with comedy and musical numbers, or brainwashed...

10 Amusingly Bizarre...

Sport Morris M. April 15, 2016 When we think of the Olympics, most of us picture billion-dollar spectacles, professional athletes competing at their absolute physical peak, and a whole world coming together to watch. That’s the Olympics now. The first modern Olympics in 1896 was an...

10 Audacious Forgery...

The Arts Gordon Gora April 14, 2016 Art forgery is one the largest criminal industries in the world and costs collectors billions of dollars every year. It remains popular because the rewards are so much greater than the risks—most fakes are not discovered. Some forgers are so outlandish,...