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To solve these puzzles, you’ll need to read the riddles carefully and do some outside of the box thinking. However, all the information you need can be found in the questions. Also, please check out the bonus question below and share your answers in the comment section if you figure it out. Once you think…

For centuries, many men and even more women have been tortured and executed because of the belief in malevolent witchcraft. It is a very dark period of human history, and sadly it still continues to this day in countries around the world. Much of the fear about witches and witchcraft stem from a lack of…

What with the pro-legalization movement gaining ground in the US and Latin America, it can feel like the war on drugs is almost at an end. And maybe it is…if you happen to live in Uruguay or Colorado. Look to some other parts of the world, though, and it’s clear that drugs are still unwelcome.…

How can convicted murderers, bandits, deserters, and animal thieves excite popular imagination to the point of acquiring the status of folk heroes? Even though modern mass media exposure can certainly help engrave an outlaw’s image in the collective consciousness, the phenomenon is far from new, and word-of-mouth has frequently served in the creation of local…

He steals from the rich to give to the poor. We all grew up learning his story: a wealthy, privileged lord who could no longer bear witnessing the oppression of the weak and powerless. He and his like-minded Merry Men became outlaws as they tried to right social injustices and moral wrongs. Since the 14th century, he has…

Do you need a couch moved? Want to give away spare boxes? How about baby clothes? Do you need to hire a quiet assassin to kill your lover’s wife? Craigslist has a number of different uses, and some are downright frightening. The end results often wind up on the news, and while many of the perpetrators…

As we all know, really creepy murderer Richard Matt and his slightly less creepy murderer friend, David Sweat, escaped from prison recently. Using power tools, authorities say it probably took the men about two days to saw through their cells and into the pipe they eventually tunneled out through. The night of the escape, the men…

Professional athletes are treated like royalty, and sometimes even gods among men. It’s a type of recognition that most people dream of, but rarely goes beyond the fantasy stage. Of course then you’ve got people who won’t let little things like “athletic limitations” and “lack of talent” stand in their way, and wind up taking…

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