Aden, Yemen, 1963. At the city’s military hospital, Gloria and Aubrey Gibbons had just become parents of twins June and Jennifer. The twins’ relationship was a bond like no other, and what seemed to be the birth of two normal,… Read More »June and Jennifer Gibbons: Silent Twins and The Sound of Unspoken Words
Bizarre & Taboo Events, Subjects and Rituals
In the world of the bizarre and taboo, we enter a place where things don’t quite make sense. Those things may be too shocking and unbelievable. It’s hard to accept the things that conflict with our sense of right and wrong. These are the things that capture our attention. We’ve created an entire category devoted to the bizarre and taboo. You will find a vast array of interesting, horrifying and mind-blowing subjects. Topics will run from the unthinkable horrors of two frightening similar murders 157 years apart to the sad and bizarre story of Dede Koswara, the Tree Man.
You should be forewarned that some of our stories are not for the faint of heart. There are many disturbing articles in our collection that may not be suitable for all audiences. However, for the rest of you, kick back and take a peek into this shocking world and prepare to be blown away.
It’s hard to imagine two places more different than post-Victorian London and ancient Egypt. However, an accident brought these two disparate periods together in a most unexpected way. A young English girl named Dorothy Louise Eady tripped and fell headlong… Read More »The Life of Omm Sety: Her Mysterious Identity and Reincarnation
Do you believe in angels? Do you believe in the idea that our loved ones who have passed on still look out to protect us? Reports of centuries-old ghosts are often shared; some of these spirits are incredibly haunting, while… Read More »Jennifer Groesbeck: A Mother’s Desperate Cry To Save Her Child
I’ve become aware of a fascinating conspiracy theory that Lizard People run various governments worldwide, including the United States of America. Theorists feel that the idea of Lizard People within the government is bad—specifically because they are Lizard People. I… Read More »The Problem with the Lizard People Theory
Look around your life and ask yourself this question: If you went missing tomorrow, completely out of the grid, for whatever reason, who, among your inner circle, would notice it first? While you probably thought of at least five people… Read More »Joyce Vincent’s Unsettling Death That Went Undiscovered for 3 Years
A visit to Southeast Asia will expose the traveler to a plethora of bizarre rituals. Some are quite benign, while others are much more sinister. The history, religion, and traditions of society dictate local customs, and these rituals are no… Read More »6 Bizarre Rituals of Southeast Asia
Unfortunately, unsolved crimes are common; a murderer may never reveal their motive, or a body never discovered. But in the intriguing case of Teresita Basa, the strangeness surrounds not who committed the crime but how the investigators solved the case.… Read More »The Case of Teresita Basa–How a Ghost Solved a Murder
At first glance, Ohio University (OU) is no more than your typical college town in Athens, Ohio. However, there is more to this city than the Bobcats–Margaret Schilling’s stain. Since her tragic death, the mark left from her decaying body… Read More »The Tragic Tale of Margaret Schilling and the Athens Lunatic Asylum