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The Top 5 Craziest Stories of Cannibalism

Image Credit: Crystalinks.com In some ancient societies it was solemn ritual, in other cultures ...

Top 5 Strangest Names of English Monarchs Past

Image Credit: Howitworksdaily.com As the world waits for the birth of a new royal ...

The Top 5 Strangest “Foods Fit for a King” – Strange Things the Royals Eat

Image Credit: Londonandpartners.com You surely know that expression “A meal fit for a king,” ...

5 Things You Never Knew About Harry Truman

Getty Images/Getty Images News/Getty Images President Harry S. Truman had little experience in politics ...

Top 5 Amazing Facts About the Titanic

Comstock Images/Comstock/Getty Images Ever since the RMS Titanic sank on its maiden voyage in ...

Top 5 Happy Accidents in History

Image Credit: Photos.com/Photos.com/Getty Images Yugoslavian journalist Dejan Stojanovic once said, “Accidents are not accidents ...

5 Biggest Traitors in World History

Photos.com/Photos.com/Getty Images In Western culture, the names Judas, Brutus and Benedict Arnold are often ...

Top 5 Most Destructive Earthquakes in History

David De Lossy/Photodisc/Getty Images Earthquakes shake the ground all over the world, but the ...

The Top 5 Deadliest Wildfires in History

Stockbyte/Stockbyte/Getty Images Just a whisper of the word “wildfire” strikes terror in the hearts ...

The Most Successful Fighter Planes of WWII

Image Credit: nationalgeographic.com World War I is often thought of as “The Great War ...