poison

Comics!

'Toxic Charmer,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth

Similarly to toxic situations, just because you understand snakes doesn't necessarily mean you should play with them.
Tara Booth
10.5.18
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Woman Poisoned Husband with Eye Drops After Crossbow 'Accident,' Cops Say

She allegedly admitted to squirting the over-the-counter medicine in his food.
Drew Schwartz
9.5.18
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McDonald's Served a Pregnant Woman a Coffee Cup Full of Chemicals

The woman was accidentally served a cleaning solution with phosphoric acid in it.
Mack Lamoureux
8.1.18
ten questions

Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Poison Control Phone Operator

"We’ve [had people call about] sex toys that were accidentally swallowed and continued to vibrate in somebody’s stomach."
Justin Caffier
7.19.18
vodka

Distillery Apologizes for Vodka Named After Deadly Poison

As Bristol Dry Gin cheekily Instagrammed its new Novichok vodka, a woman died from exposure to the chemical a mere 60 miles away.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.10.18
Music

The Notorious Documentary That Accidentally Killed Hair Metal

Remembering Penelope Spheeris' 'Decline of Western Civilization Part II' 30 years after its release.
Karen Corday
6.19.18
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Almost 100 People Have Called Poison Control for Eating Tide Pods This Year

Because, again, they're not food.
River Donaghey
1.24.18
AI

How to Turn a Pair of Glasses Into an AI-Fooling Spy Tool

Perfect for a sci-fi heist.
Jordan Pearson
12.19.17
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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.
Drew Schwartz
11.7.17
WTF

This Freak Snake Attack in a Longhorn Steakhouse Sounds Terribly Unpleasant

Snakes on a plane are ancient history. Now, it's all about snakes in a mediocre steakhouse chain.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.26.17
Health

How Apricots Can Poison You

It turns out that apricot seeds can do a lot more harm than good.
Nick Rose
9.19.17
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A Huge Amount of Deadly Fake Booze Was Confiscated from Resorts in Mexico

Regulators seized 10,000 gallons of tainted alcohol from a local supplier after raiding dozens of resorts and nightclubs across Cancun and Playa del Carmen.
Mike Pearl
8.15.17
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