Meet Krampus – The Terrifying Anti-Santa Who Eats Bad Children
Krampus is said to follow St. Nicholas around, carrying a stick to punish naughty children for their behavior.
The Disturbing Kidnapping And Captivity Of Sally Horner, Who Likely Inspired ‘Lolita’
In 1948, 11-year-old Sally Horner was kidnapped and subsequently held captive by a pedophile for 21 months.
54 Battle Of The Bulge Photos That Capture The Nazis’ Brutal Last Ditch Counteroffensive
During the Battle of the Bulge, the Nazis had intended on surrounding the Allies, crushing them, and chasing them out of Europe. However, the Allied Army had other plans.
This Week In History News, Dec. 17 – 23
Dinosaur-like carcass found with flesh seemingly intact, Earth's oldest-ever fossils uncovered, dinosaur footprint defaced by vandals.
The Story Of The Zoologist Who Ate Everything – Including A King’s Heart
William Buckland ate as many species of animals as he could. But the weirdest thing he ate was a king's heart.
The Story Of Shieldmaidens – The Viking Warrior Women
There's been great debate about the role of shieldmaidens in Viking culture – namely, whether they existed in the first place.
“The Very Definition Of Heartless Evil”: The Story Of Ted Bundy
Even Ted Bundy described himself as "the most cold-hearted son of a bitch you'll ever meet." His crimes certainly prove that statement true.
The History Of M&M’s Isn’t As Sweet As You Think It Is
The true story of the history of M&M's sounds like something out of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
The History Of “Female Hysteria” And The Sex Toys Used To Treat It
By the 1800s women were increasingly diagnosed with hysteria, the treatment for which was a hysterical paroxysm. Today, we call that an orgasm.
15 Bizarre Santa Claus Legends Around The World – Including The Ghoulish Krampus
From Santa Claus to Krampus, and everything in between, there are dozens of different Santa legends found around the world.
The Chilling Crimes Of Harvey Glatman, ‘The Glamour Girl Slayer’
Harvey Glatman took his victims out to the desert to strangle them, but not before taking some disturbing photos of them first.