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The Guy Who Forced Taiwanese Flight Attendants to Wipe His Ass Is Dead

The world's most difficult airline passenger passed away in Thailand.
Shamani Joshi
4.23.19
studies

Researchers Have Restored Basic Brain Function in Dead Pigs

The brains, from a slaughterhouse, produced a flat wave as though in a comatose state.
Julian Morgans
5.8.18
Holy Shit

Mayhem Vocalist Dead Is Brought Back to Life Through a New Collection of His Letters

'Letters from the Dead' offers insight into the real Dead—a homesick Swedish kid obsessed with vampires and best known for his morbid role as the first Norwegian black metal casualty.
Andrea Bosetti
11.9.17
WTF

Eating Meat Might Kill Me

I keep eating meat because the danger has heightened the pleasure factor, like bareback sex, mainlining heroin, base jumping, or motorcycling sans helmet even though it might kill me.
Jason Bell
9.28.17
INDIA

This Restaurant Wants You to Dine with the Dead

Inside a dimly lit restaurant situated near the Sidi Saiyad mosque in the Indian city of Ahmedabad, it is hard to escape a glaring fact: the tables and booths are arranged around large, casket-like tombs. At New Lucky, the customers are dining with the...
Han Zhang
1.15.17
VICE News

Death of Iranian Ex-president Rafsanjani Deals Blow to Nation’s Moderates

Former Iranian President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died at the age of 82 on Sunday, leaving the country’s moderates without an important and longstanding voice.
Tess Owen
1.8.17
Art

Meet the First Family of Creative Ghanaian Handmade Coffins

Great Big Story takes a look inside Ghanaian craftsman Anang Kwei’s coffin workshop.
Nathaniel Ainley
12.30.16
Post Mortem

A Handy Guide to Faking Your Own Death

In most cases, it's a really, really bad idea.
Simon Davis
8.9.16
Photos

Inside the Philippines' Cemetery Slum

The Cemeterio Del Norte is inhabited by people who pull bones from tombs to move in. It's an entire slum community, populated by gang members, runaways, sex workers, and laborers who rank among the poorest of the world's poor.
Danial Eriksen
6.28.16
boxing

Muhammad Ali Dies at 74

Ali, hailed to be the greatest heavy-weight boxer of all time, was originally reported to have a "brief" stay at the hospital, due to respiratory condition, but was pronounced dead tonight.
Liam Daniel Pierce
6.4.16
Champions League

Reports: 12 Dead, 8 Wounded in Terrorist Attack on Real Madrid Fans in Iraq During Champions League Final

Four gunmen shot Real Madrid supporters right before the penalty shootout.
Liam Daniel Pierce
5.30.16
News

How Garry Shandling Invented Comedy as We Know It

The legend behind <i>The Larry Sanders Show</i> who inspired a generation of comedians, died Thursday at the age of 66.
Harry Cheadle
3.26.16
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