8 Awesome Adult Halloween Costumes

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

I’ve already featured plenty of kid and pet costumes here, but here are some great adult costumes, including this Sputnik 2 one, which requires both man and beast.



Famous People With Osama Beards

Monday, October 17th, 2011

You’d be amazed how good this beard looks on some of these historical people and celebrities.



The True Story of Two Famous Female Pirates

Sunday, August 14th, 2011

If you’ve never heard of Anne Bonny and Mary Read, then you owe it to yourself to read this delightful article on the two pirating women. Even if you know a little about them though, this article is still a fascinating read.



4 Long Forgotten Wild West Figures

Friday, August 12th, 2011

We’ve all heard of Wyatt Earp and Jesse James, but Frontierado has highlighted four figures from the period that we should all know about, but we don’t. It’s a fascinating read.



Period-Authentic Disney Princess Outfits

Monday, August 1st, 2011

Claire Hummel has some great pictures with period-authentic costumes of Disney princesses and their classic attire. The result is great.



Creepy & Cool Ventriloquest Pictures

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Whether you’re terrified or fascinated by ventriloquists and their dummies, you’ll love these crazy pictures of dummies of old.



15 Awesome Animal Heroes

Monday, July 11th, 2011

The Dickin Medal is awarded to animals who went above and beyond the call of duty during WWII. Here are 15 of the most amazing recipients of the medal, including Mary, who completed all of her missions despite being attacked by hawks and shot by the Germans until she needed 22 stitches.



A See-Through Car

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

It might look like a weird painting, but this is a real see-through Pontiac made for the 1939 World’s Fair.



6 Insanely Stupid Promotional Stunts Ever

Friday, July 1st, 2011

You’ve already heard of the Scope’s Monkey Trial, but did you know it was mostly just a publicity stunt for the podunk town of Dayton, Tennessee. Learn more here.



6 Utterly Amazing Escapes

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

It goes without saying that there were a lot of USSR residents who longed to escape to live in a democracy, but few of them were so determined as to jump off a cruise ship in the middle of the ocean and swim their way to freedom. Read about this amazing escape and more in this great Cracked article.