Vlad Sokhin

    • 7.23.12

      Cargo Cults Have Been Eating People

      I was pretty shocked to learn that a nonsensical belief in a made up deity could lead the "cargo cults" that live on the Pacific Island of Tanna to perform acts of violence, so I decided to call Inspector Jacob Bando of the Royal Papua New Guinea...

    • 6.28.12

      The Pacific Island Where a Dead US Soldier and Prince Philip Are Gods

      Tanna's Cargo Cults want a dead black soldier from WWII and the Queen's hubby to appear in the sky and bring about the apocalypse.