Tales from the past to titillate and educate while giving you a lens on the present and future.
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Gurira had an “idyllic childhood” in what was then not a failed state, but an African country with great promise.
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Before the MTA and the automobile, philosopher Blaise Pascal created the concept … of the bus.
The dreidel became a staple of this Jewish holiday through cultural assimilation, which the Maccabees probably wouldn’t have been thrilled about.
Darby Crash, in the chaos and muck of L.A. punk, plotted out how he was going to die. And even that went wrong.
How did a mystery man become the world’s most wanted criminal? A deep dive into the dark chronicles of Charles Sobhraj is a good place to start.
Race, class, crime, busing and the Boston Mob made for a heady Irish stew in the dog days of summer ’74.
Mariano Melgarejo loved four things: sex, booze, gambling and having it all.
Delphine LaLaurie has gone down in history as an exceptionally cruel mistress … and possibly a murderer.