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The Murderous Landlord of Silesia

Most serial killers barely make it into the teens when you count up their victims. Still others never make it past five or six victims. While any murder is horrible, there comes a certain terror when the...

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Bella in the Wych Elm

As distressing as serial killers are, there is something in us that breathes a sigh of relief when they are caught. We know that whether they have been sentenced to death or they have simply gone on...

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The Bloody Benders

We’ve talked a lot about killers on Scared Yet, and the only conclusion that we can draw is that they come in all shapes and sizes. The family known as the Benders of Cherryvale teaches us that...

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The Moon Man Albert Fish

With a long list of names that ranges from the Gray Man to the Brooklyn Vampire to the Moon Maniac, it is easy to imagine Albert Fish as some kind of preternatural human monster, enormously powerful and...

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A Genius IQ and an Obsession with Murder

With an IQ score of 140, Edmund Kemper was a bona fide genius who could have done anything with his life. Instead of turning towards science or the arts, Kemper’s mind sought darker paths, ones that lead...

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The Vampire of Sacramento

Superstitions arise from many things, but in the end, they are all instructions that remind us to protect ourselves. In general, a superstition is a way that we can ward off evil and to avert misfortune from...

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The Cannibal of Siberia

At what point does an anger at the ills of democracy turn into a war against the poorest and most vulnerable members of society? The leap between the two might seem vast, but to Alexander Nikolayevich Spesivtsev,...