Image An Argentine reporter, after her wallet was stolen by a fan in Qatar, stated: "The police asked me how I want to punish the offender and choose between imprisoning him for 5 years or deporting him from the country immediately."
Image Time Magazine has named Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky and "the spirit of Ukraine" as its 2022 Person of the Year
Image "Which of the following animals, if any, do you think you could beat in a fight if you were unarmed?"
Image While on his deathbed and unable to speak due to laryngeal cancer, English writer/philosopher Aldous Huxley made a written request for his wife to inject him with 100 micrograms of LSD. She obliged, and injected him with 2 doses, each one hour apart. He went out that same day during an LSD trip…
Image Aaron Swartz Co-Founder of Reddit was charged with stealing millions of scientific journals from a computer archive at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in an attempt to make them freely available.
Image On Black Friday 2008, 34 yr old Walmart employee, Jdimytai Damour, was asked by his employer to use his 6’5 body as a barrier for a crowd of over 2,000 people. He died that day after being trampled by the crowd. The shoppers did not concerned about his death, and even complained of waiting too long.
Image The Roman emperor Nero, colorized. Known as one of Rome's most infamous rulers, he was notorious for his cruelty and debauchery. He ascended to power in AD 54 aged just 16 and died at 30
Image Meet Thomas Wadhouse, known throughout 18th century Yorkshire for a having a 7.5-inch nose. This is his wax likeness. Steve Martin in Roxanne?
Image In 1945 a B-25 bomber got lost in the fog and crashed into the 79th floor of the Empire State Building. 14 people died in the accident.
Image Julius and Ethel Rosenberg share a final kiss before being sent to Sing Sing Correctional Facility.The couple were convicted of spying and providing dozens of top secret nuclear and radar information to the Soviets.They would both be executed on the 19th June 1953.
Image A dinner party at The Hotel Astor in New York City in 1904. Has to wonder what they talked about.
Image This ball was deemed to be still in play, the resulting cross led to the goal that knocked Germany out of the world cup.
Image Issei Sagawa aka “Kobe Cannibal” who killed and ate a Dutch woman but was never jailed, has died aged 73.
Image Stephan Bibrowski, who had gorgeous blonde hair that covered his entire body from head to toe, was born in Bielsk, Poland in 1890.
Image The richest person ever is thought to have been an emperor with an accumulation of wealth often described as “unimaginable” or “incalculable.” The title goes to 14th-century African emperor Mansa Musa, and his wealth has been estimated to be the modern day equivalent of $400 billion.