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The Spalding Murder Sweethearts
2 months ago

The Spalding Murder Sweethearts

Love can make you do crazy things. When you’re young and in love you feel as though you can take on the world, that no one can stop you, that …
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Bernie Bro Goes Berserk
2 months ago

Bernie Bro Goes Berserk

There are few things that make summer truly feel like summer than a good old-fashioned baseball game. Despite the sport’s declining popularity, people still go out to watch their favorite …
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Faith Healing No Match for Modern Medicine
2 months ago

Faith Healing No Match for Modern Medicine

Modern medicine has come a long way. We’ve gone from leeches to pills, amputation to surgery, certain death to a minor inconvenience. We’ve made such great advances over the course …
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The Witch Hunt of Queens
2 months ago

The Witch Hunt of Queens

When we read history textbooks about witch hunts, we feel a certain detachment. The Salem Witch Trials were over 300 years ago, long enough for us to separate ourselves from …
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The Wheels on the Bus are Burning
2 months ago

The Wheels on the Bus are Burning

The life of a bus driver is one that still remains fairly unknown, or unnoticed, rather. There aren’t any famous bus drivers, outside of the fictional Ralph Kramden played by …
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How Vigilante Justice Got an Innocent Man Killed
2 months ago

How Vigilante Justice Got an Innocent Man Killed

Thanks to superheroes like Batman and The Punisher, we as a society tend to romanticize the vigilante. They act as the hammer of the people: crushing injustice, righting wrongs, succeeding …
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The Ripper Crew Carnage
2 months ago

The Ripper Crew Carnage

From 1981 to 1982, a group of four men reigned terror on Illinois women. Armed with a van and disturbed thoughts, these men traversed the Illinois area hunting young women …
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“‘Til Death Do We Part” No Longer
3 months ago

“‘Til Death Do We Part” No Longer

On May 30, 2017, an unusual ceremony was performed for a fallen French police officer. Xavier Jugelé was killed in an April terrorist attack by ISIS on Paris’s Champs-Élysées, leaving …
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When Rough Gets Too Rough
3 months ago

When Rough Gets Too Rough

Have you ever had rough sex? It’s fabulous. Hair gets pulled, backs scratched, necks bitten … you get the picture. For some couples, adding a little “spice” to the bedroom …
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Gang Members Sacrifice Soul to the Devil
3 months ago

Gang Members Sacrifice Soul to the Devil

The United States has no shortage of gangs. Gangs like the Gambino Crime Family or the Bloods and Crips have been sewn into our collective culture. We idolize them in …
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