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Letters From A Murderer: The Unsolved Mystery Of The Zodiac Killer

Committing at least five murders and taking credit for several more, the psychopath who called himself the Zodiac Killer terrorized the San Francisco Bay Area in the late 1960s. He was never caught. For the curious, here’s a brief account of his grisly crimes – the horrific killings and the disturbing letters, the bizarre ciphers […]

8 Ended Shows Other Than F.R.I.E.N.D.S That Deserve A Binge Session

Television and online streaming have given us access to newer and more varied content than ever before. From standard fare like the brilliantly executed Game Of Thrones to series like Broadchurch gaining international audiences, our choices have increased significantly. But sometimes, it’s nice to revel in the comfort of old favourites that absolutely deserve a […]

7 Intriguing Art Installations Made Entirely Out Of People’s Garbage

In an environmentally conscious world, we’re always looking for new and effective ways to get rid of our garbage. And nobody does it better than these artists. Who’ve used a lot of creativity and some trash to come up with some of the most beautiful works of art. #1 Doors by Choi Jeong-Hwa Source The […]

7 Of The Most Hard Hitting Works Of Art By The Infamous Street Artist “Banksy”

The elusive street artist Banksy has been at it for a while now. Known both for his technique as well as his astute social commentary, the anonymous British graffiti artist is one of the world’s most prolific. But despite his vast repertoire, there are some works that truly stand out from the rest, or are […]

8 Cartoon Character Catchphrases From Our Childhood We’ll Never Forget

It seems like only yesterday that we were running home from school, excited about switching on an Onida TV and watching our favourite cartoons. Keeping us engaged for hours, they’d make us laugh with their crazy antics, their familiar music and mannerisms ingrained in our memories forever. I can’t help but wonder if I were […]

6 Times It Totally Felt Like Marvel And DC Copied Each Other’s Homework

Good artists take inspiration, great artists copy outright. In which case Marvel and DC must be bloody brilliant because, throughout their illustrious history, both publishing giants have taken more than a leaf from the other’s book. It makes sense – comic books were once the only way to catch up with your favourite superheroes, making […]

Do You Know The Story Behind These Inspiring Women From Kerala Who Had To Dig Wells On Their Own

While most of the Southern parts of the country were hit with drought, a group of women from Kerala have decided to take control of the situation. Scores of them had come together to dig wells in Kerala’s Palakkad district and rewrite their destiny amid the unprecedented dry spell. With the failure of the monsoon […]

10 Very Real But Weirdly Specific Jobs That People Get Paid To Do

We’ve all worked jobs we love and jobs we despise. But there aren’t that many of us who can go around claiming these job titles which logically exist, but are so strange, it’s hard to really wrap our heads around them. #1 Train Pushers Source In Japan, there are attendants known as “oshiya” who can […]

The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly Truth About Anti-Rape Devices

We must truly live in terrible times if after a person has been brutally raped, we’re ready to hold accountable everyone else but the rapist. But to be honest, it’s nothing new. Historically, sexual assault has always been viewed as a result of men’s inability to keep it in their pants. To avoid being raped, […]

Typhoid Mary: The Most Famous Disease Carrier In History

The story of Mary Mallon, or the infamous Typhoid Mary, begins in the year 1906 with a man called Charles Henry Warren. For their summer vacation that year, the New York banker and his family rented a summer home from George Thompson in Oyster Bay, Long Island. Mary was to be their cook. Then on […]

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