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The Real-Life Inspiration For 'The Joker' Was Just As Complicated As The Supervillain

Acid-green hair. Ghostly white skin. A twisted, maniacal grin. Even without mention of his...

Conspiracy Tying Bank Heist To The Royal Family Is Starting To Look Pretty Credible

After hearing about a shocking crime, the public usually assumes that the evildoers came from the...

Unsavory Facts About Victorian England That Weren't In The History Books

When you think of Victorian England, your first thoughts probably drift to fancy palaces, stuffy...

Wild Hygiene Practices From The Old West That Seem So Wrong Today

The Old West, the American Frontier, the Wild West, call it what you will, but it all comes back...

Archaeologists Find Strange Objects In River That Now Have Experts In A Frenzy

Relic hunters and history lovers, hold onto your hats! There’s nothing more exciting than...

The Real Origins Of 'Beauty And The Beast' Are Way Darker Than Disney Ever Let On

Disney fans adore Beauty and the Beast. The 1991 animated picture is a dreamy tale of...

Experts Learn The Chilling Reality Behind A Notorious Haunted Ranch

While many tales of mythical creatures like the Loch Ness monster are meant to send shivers...

People Have No Idea What Author James Frey Has Been Up To

Everybody loves a good story, especially if it’s a true one. Hearing about other...

Songs You Had No Idea Are Actually About Historical Events

While a pop hit full of uhs, yeahs, and ooh babys gets everybody groovin’, there’s something...

Evidence May Reveal Strange Truth About Famous Alcatraz Prison Escapee

From the moment that the Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary opened its doors in 1934, authorities...

Real Names Of Famous Fictional Characters Are Throwing People For A Loop

The names of the characters who cover the boxes of our favorite cereal or the cartoon...

This Controversial Response To A Plane Passenger Went Viral

Airplane travel can be like an impromptu social experiment if you keep your eyes open. Take a...

Madame Tussaud Had An Even Darker History Than People Ever Suspected

Some find the experience creepy, while others find it entertaining, but one thing’s for...

City Of Cleveland’s Attempt To Break A World Record Ends In Calamity

Marketing a city is a tall task. Leadership must highlight all the city offers travelers while...

The Kobe Bryant That People Never Got To See On The Court

For more than two decades, greatness has been defined by a single word: Kobe. From the kids that...

The Strangest People That Ever Existed From Throughout History

Despite abiding by social norms when in public, many of us have our own odd quirks that reveal...

The Absolute Best Sitcoms In Television History

Sitcoms have been a staple of the American television schedule for decades. Whatever your show of...

Experts Narrowed Down Jimmy Hoffa's Disappearance To A Few Very Chilling Theories

Each year, 600,000 people go missing in the United States, though none of these disappearances...

The Grossest Things You Could Have Accidentally Eaten Thanks To The FDA

Inside your kitchen cabinets and lurking in your fridges are a bunch of chemicals, toxins, and...

The Dark History Of Playing Cards That People Never Realized

A deck of playing card is one of the most widely recognized objects: 52 cards in a deck, four...

The Strange Reality Behind Punk Rock's Origin Is Catching People Off Guard

Love them or hate them, punks have made a rule out of breaking the rules. Outsiders only know this...

Mom Hears Young Daughter Talking To Security Camera Uncovers The Dark Reality

High-tech locks, security cameras, and complex alarm systems, oh my! We’ll install any...

14-Year-Old Girl Is Forced To 'Divorce' Her Family After Learning One Concerning Detail

On Christmas day in 1978, the quiet Florida town of Wauchula was filled with the most welcome...

Vacation Horror Stories That Made People Want To Stay In Their Homes Forever

Vacations. They’re all you’ve ever wanted. You just had to get away. The thought of kicking...

The Fatal Dance Craze That Experts Are Still Struggling To Explain

In the 1950s, it was the jitterbug. In the 2010s, it was that floss dance from a video game or...