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“They Filled Their Victims’ Bodies with Rocks”: The Grisly History of America’s 1st Serial Killers, The Harpe Brothers

In 1776, America had declared itself a new nation. Just twenty years later, the Harpe brothers would become America’s first serial killers. The Harpe brothers, Micajah and Wiley, were born around 1760 to Scottish immigrant parents in Orange County, North Carolina. For the most part, the Harpe brothers are a thing of legend. Although not […]

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The REAL Story Behind A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET

When looking at the real life inspiration behind a horror film, it’s hard to believe that some ideas can spawn from a real occurrence. This is especially true when you look at A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET. It seems ludicrous that a nightmare could kill you, but it actually did happen to eighteen otherwise healthy […]

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Ten Bizarre Phobias You Won’t Believe Actually Exist

A phobia is defined by science as an irrational fear – in other words, fear directed toward something which does not typically pose a personal threat, but nevertheless triggers the instinctive “fight-or-flight” emotional response. Not in a fun way, like we get from horror movies, roller-coaster rides or haunted houses, but in ways that can […]