Shared psychosis, known to many as folie à deux, is an uncommon psychiatric disorder in which two people feed off of one another’s delusional beliefs or hallucinations. It was first … Read More
“Home! That was what they meant, those caressing appeals, those soft touches wafted through the air, those invisible little hands pulling and tugging, all one way. He clearly saw how … Read More
Romantic rejection sucks. Like, really sucks. Anyone who has put their feelings out there only to be turned down knows all too well the hurt and shame that comes with … Read More
“If I can’t have you, no one else can!” 48-year-old Berlinah Wallace apparently yelled at her ex, 29-year-old Mark van Dongen, as she threw sulfuric acid in his face. If … Read More
One trip to a hospital is all it takes before it becomes clear why everybody hates hospitals. The chronically sick, the tragically afflicted, the critically injured, and the ungodly food … Read More
Not many people nowadays are aware of singer-songwriter Elliott Smith. You may have heard a bit of his music in a clever reference on the hit animated series Rick and … Read More
“There was a loud bang. And we all knew Gary was involved,” said Alice Harrison, a former resident of 4705 Cedar Ave in West Philadelphia. The neighborhood of Garden Court, … Read More
Theresa Lockhart, a 44-year-old high school Spanish teacher from Portage, Michigan, went missing on May 18 of this year. Police organized a massive search that went on for 100 days. … Read More
One has to wonder what drives wealthy men to kill their entire families. Is there financial pressure? Potential white collar crime? Or was something very troubling going on behind the … Read More
On November 18, 1995, 35-year-old Lisa McPherson was involved in a minor car accident. While paramedics initially left McPherson alone, due to her mobility and appearance of being unharmed, it … Read More
Sword and Scale, which debuted in 2013, covers the underworld of criminal activity and the demented minds that perform the most despicable and unthinkable actions.
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