'Call of Cthulhu' Is the Rare Bad Game That's Probably Still Worth Playing
It has no interest in challenging or engaging Lovecraft's racist worldview, and mechanically it's all over the place, but there's enough interesting pieces here to make the journey worthwhile.
Don't Buy This: Why Tropical Fish Can Make Terrible Pets
You could be flushing money down the toilet—along with your dead fish.
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Japan's 'Black Widow' Gets Death by Hanging for Murdering Her Lovers
Chisako Kakehi has reportedly been romantically linked to ten men who have later died, and has amassed $8.8 million in the last decade.
How Jim Jones Went from Civil Rights Leader to Cult Murderer
Before he was the notorious head of a murder-suicide cult, the Indiana preacher was a socialist who fought Jim Crow.
The True Story of the Notorious Trick-or-Treat Murderer
How every parent's worst nightmare unfolded in a small Texas town in 1974.
Even the ‘Good’ Gold Mines Are Pretty Bad
Why you should buy less of the shiny stuff.
ISIS Is Threatening to Poison Indonesia's Food and Water Supply
Minister Luhut says the country is aware of and prepared for a possible attempted cyanide attack that might specifically target police through their food, water, or even coffee.
Poachers Just Killed Some More Elephants With Cyanide in Zimbabwe
Although the country is no longer consumed by the violence and inflation of the early 2000s, a widespread lack of economic opportunity is fueling the poaching trade.
Poachers Are Using Cyanide to Slaughter Entire Elephant Herds
Why cyanide is a poacher's perfect weapon—and a conservationist's nightmare.
Tortola Locals Are Poisoning Expatriates' Pet Dogs
Where Tortola's expatriates adopt stray animals and keep them as pets, many locals fear or hate animals. Instead of spaying, neutering, or adopting strays, locals have poisoned dogs to reduce the island’s animal population.
Chicago Can't Shake Its Poison Curse
A fresh case of murder-by-cyanide opens old wounds.