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7 Astounding Stories Of Early Christian Martyrs’ Brutal Deaths

7 Astounding Stories Of Early Christian Martyrs’ Brutal Deaths

While all religions dabble in fantasy, Christian martyr tales exemplify fantasy at its most outlandish.
Old New York: 39 Stunning Shots Of Manhattan Before The Skyscrapers

Old New York: 39 Stunning Shots Of Manhattan Before The Skyscrapers

The top hats were sometimes taller than the buildings.
What We Loved This Week, Aug. 14 – 20

What We Loved This Week, Aug. 14 – 20

More peace, love, mud, and hair than you've ever seen anywhere else.
21 Stunning Vintage Photos Of Paris In The 1920s

21 Stunning Vintage Photos Of Paris In The 1920s

It's easy to see why the French capital became a haven for artists.
Dark Buddhist Teachings That’ll Upend Westerners’ Peace-And-Love Assumptions

Dark Buddhist Teachings That’ll Upend Westerners’ Peace-And-Love Assumptions

While Westerners see Buddhism as a religion of peace and love, these surprisingly dark Buddhist teachings reveal the more complex truth.
How Left-Handedness Came To Be Seen As Evil

How Left-Handedness Came To Be Seen As Evil

Left-handedness slowly transformed from a symptom of mental and moral deficiency to a sign of creativity and mental fortitude -- here's how.
What We Loved This Week, Aug. 7 – 13

What We Loved This Week, Aug. 7 – 13

Harrison Ford, The Beatles, Debbie Harry, and more looking impossibly chic.
How A Sexy German Cartoon Gave Birth To The Barbie Doll

How A Sexy German Cartoon Gave Birth To The Barbie Doll

America's favorite toy has a seedier history than you might expect.
The First Americans May Not Have Come From The North, New Research Says

The First Americans May Not Have Come From The North, New Research Says

The story of how humans first got to the Americas may very well be wrong, if new research is to be believed.
27 Raw Images Of When Punk Ruled New York

27 Raw Images Of When Punk Ruled New York

A look inside the gritty world of the early punk scene of the Ramones, Patti Smith, and Black Flag in 1970s and 1980s New York City
Why Some Jewish People Collaborated With The Nazis

Why Some Jewish People Collaborated With The Nazis

Why and how some Jewish people helped the Nazis.