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When “Blowing Smoke Up Your Ass” Was Much More Than Just A Saying

When “Blowing Smoke Up Your Ass” Was Much More Than Just A Saying

Inside the shockingly literal origins of the common idiom.
The Real “Mad Men”: Vintage Photos From New York’s Golden Age Of Advertising

The Real “Mad Men”: Vintage Photos From New York’s Golden Age Of Advertising

Even Don Draper didn't make it look this cool.
This Week In History News, August 13 – 19

This Week In History News, August 13 – 19

New D.B. Cooper findings, Trump's father's KKK connection, 13-million-year-old skull discovery, Jack the Ripper postcard auction, and "the most bizarre dinosaur ever found."
This App Will Crowdsource Documentation Of Bizarre Animal Behavior During Solar Eclipse

This App Will Crowdsource Documentation Of Bizarre Animal Behavior During Solar Eclipse

Animals have been known to exhibit strange behavior during total solar eclipses, but there is relatively little scientific documentation.
How Three Doctors Invented A Disease To Fool The Nazis And Save Jewish Lives

How Three Doctors Invented A Disease To Fool The Nazis And Save Jewish Lives

The little-known story of Syndrome K, which stayed secret for 60 years after the war.
Kentucky Man Caught Masturbating In Public Park Blames Entire Incident On Groundhog

Kentucky Man Caught Masturbating In Public Park Blames Entire Incident On Groundhog

Registered sex offender Robert McCoy offered officers a strange explanation for his behavior at a Louisville park last week.
This Week In History News, August 6 – August 12

This Week In History News, August 6 – August 12

This diary contains grisly details of the Ripper murders that only the killer would know, researchers claim.
Man Masturbates Onto 13-Year-Old At “Pittsburgh’s Best Amusement Park For Kids and Families”

Man Masturbates Onto 13-Year-Old At “Pittsburgh’s Best Amusement Park For Kids and Families”

Police have the man's DNA and are attempting to identify him.
38-Year-Old Married Mom Sentenced To Prison For Having Sex With Teenage Boys In Her Car

38-Year-Old Married Mom Sentenced To Prison For Having Sex With Teenage Boys In Her Car

Brooke Lajiness of Michigan pled guilty to luring two boys ages 14 and 15 into sex with photo shared via Snapchat.
16 Fascinating Photos Of Two-Headed Animals Found In Nature

16 Fascinating Photos Of Two-Headed Animals Found In Nature

Authentic photos that'll remind you just how strange nature can be.
This Week In History, July 30 – August 5

This Week In History, July 30 – August 5

One Middle Eastern nation shares 93 percent of its DNA with this ancient race thought to be lost to history.