Tagged: serial killer

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The Cannibal Kroll

Sometimes, when the world goes awry, it’s a little easier for monsters to get away with their strange and terrible deeds. Joachim Kroll came of age during the second World War. Europe at the time was racked...

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Trophy Takers and Collectors

When most people go through a milestone or have accomplished something important to themselves, they take souvenirs. They find meaningful items or pictures to carry ahead with them, and those items turn into treasured momentos. In this...

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The Suicide Pact Strangler

Suicidal ideation, or the fascination with and contemplation of the act of suicide, is always a terrifying specter. Life is hazardous enough, and when a person contemplates harming himself or herself, it is clear that they are...

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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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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...