Weird

Horned Humans?
WANG The Human Unicorn

via Human Marvels Horned humans have a rich background in myth. Also, from the horns of Alexander to the horns of Moses many important figures have been purported to possess horns. While in these cases the horns were a matter

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13 Particularly Weird DEATHS ?

via Lazer Horse There’s nothing funny about death really. But there is a lot of certainty to it. There’s not a person who’s ever lived that hasn’t had to face it and roll under it. I compiled this list of

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Go to Hell: 11 Ways to Enter the Underworld

By DARMON RICHTER via Atlas Obscura Hades. Naraka. Guinee. Xibalba. Though names may differ from one set of teachings to another, almost every religion on the planet features the concept of an underworld – a place to which the souls

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The Inexplicable World of
Asian ‘HITLER CHIC’

via Dangerous Minds The concept of “Asian Nazis” is, of course, an extremely WTF??? proposition from the very start. It’s not really easy to figure out why such a subculture exists, exactly, but certain factors—low intelligence on the part of

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The Darknet Drug’s Business Is Booming!

via Dazed Digital Good news for all online drug dealers – business is booming. According to the BBC, there are now over 43,000 listings for illegal drugs online, compared with just 18,000 in October 2013. That’s a whopping increase, particularly

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Satire in the Strange Realms of the Underground World

Ludvig Holberg’s 1741 Latin novel, The Journey of the Niels Klim to the World Underground presents a far-ranging satire of European society through an imaginary voyage of a young college graduate as he travels throughout a series of fantastic worlds

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The Worst Ways to Die:
Torture Practices of the Ancient World

By Matthew Schulz via spiegel.de Was the cradle of civilization also the birthplace of atrocity? Historians have been researching the most extreme forms of torture in the ancient world. Among other things, they have found that, back then, “sitting in

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It Hurts to be Beautiful!
Terrifying Beauty Machines

Prior to surgery being the norm for correcting beauty flaws, our ancestors had some creative and disturbing ways to make us all look “better”. Vibrators weren’t just for pleasure, they were for fixing everything from dandruff to constipation. You could

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Viking Terror & The Blood-Eagle

Writing around the year 1200, the Danish historian Saxo Grammaticus recounts a vicious execution, taking place several centuries before his own lifetime in the age of the Vikings: “they ordered [Ella’s] back to be carved with the figure of an

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Fuck Yeah!
D.L. Marian The Queen of…
Gothic Death Sculptures!

D.L. Marian sculptures are so creepy and beautiful at the same time. When I stare at her work, I wonder how her imagination works. She is able to convey morbid decay in such a way that it’s fragile but powerful.

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