DEATH

When a Body Meets a Boatman on the Ganges

He’s a lone boatman and lawyer whose decadeslong, silent vigil up the Ganges has remained a mystery.

This Brazilian Dexter Loves Killing Killers

Killer Petey, a Brazilian serial killer of killers, views himself as an avenger.

How Often Does the Joker Have the Last Laugh?

When you’re friends with an irrepressible cutup like Joe, you know his story can probably only go one of two ways.

When Your Father Falls Apart

A car accident or old age are a little bit easier to understand, but when your father forgets your 13-year-old face? Not easy at all.

OZY TV

Covid's Wakeup Call | Episode Highlights

It’s time for Real Talk and Real Change.

The Ballad of R. Budd Dwyer

When the Pennsylvania state treasurer killed himself on camera in 1987, he had no idea his death would be immortalized by rock bands.

Would You Write Your Last Will and Testament on a Napkin?

A will doesn’t have to be on paper to count as vallid.

My Friend, the Murderer

The crime he finally committed shocked everyone.

Why Employees Should Write Their Company's Obituary

One of the best ways to define your company’s purpose is to imagine what others will say about it once it’s gone.

Aileen Wuornos Killed. I Knew Her. And I Know Why

Jasmine Hirst flew from Australia to film serial killer Aileen Wuornos' self-described confessional.

El 85, Doing What Drug Lords Do Best: Not Getting Caught

How to tell if you’re succeeding as a narco-fugitive like El 85? Start with the authorities still haven’t caught you.

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The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

There's Always Some Killing You Got to Do On a Farm

Growing up in the '70s in Cali meant one thing: You had '70s West Coast parents.

Four Sons, One War: All Dead

Four cousins, all brilliant, and all in a short space of time mustered out of university and killed.

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