A Wikipedian Explains How Wikipedia Stays Reliable in the Fake News Era
"If Wikipedia's rules were applied to Facebook? Oh my God! They'd lose 99 percent of their content."
How Living People Are Wrongfully Pronounced Dead
Each year, about 1,000 living people are erroneously added to the Death Master File, a database of every American who has died since 1936.
My Father's Journey Around the World with Stolen Plane Tickets
After a chance encounter with a Black Panther, my father embarked on the adventure of his life—an adventure that led him as if by fate to my mother.
Naomi Melati Bishop
The ‘Wolf of Montreal’ Fugitive Was Building a €8.5 Million Mansion Based on Iron Man’s House
Admittedly, owning a mega mansion is kind of a moot point when you're on the run.
Badminton and 'Lobster Dinners': What British Prison Life Is Like When You're Filthy Rich
Infamous upper class fraudster "Fast Eddie" Davenport recounts tales of his time in Wandsworth Prison.
Matt Shea, Illustrations: Dan Evans
Investigating the Film Producer Who Disappeared Without a Trace
Felix Vossen vanished in March of this year after swindling his friends and family out of millions of pounds. Now, the manhunt is on.
Oliver Hotham, Collages: Marta Parszeniew
Sinead O'Connor Is Spazzing Out on Her Booking Agent for Stealing from Her
She says she only made €500 for three shows that netted her booking agent upwards of €11,000
A Brief History of People Stealing Entire Houses
Making off with a whole house is hard to manage, hard to get away with and hard on the victims. It also happens more often than you might think.
The Skammerz Ishu
Scam of the Century
Psst! Hey, pal, c'mere here a sec!
A Texas Man Claims to Have Killed Bigfoot
The Skammerz Ishu
A True Rip-Off Artist
Is C.S Leigh a con man or a genius?
Robert Mugabe Won the Zimbabwe Elections, Again
But just like last time, not everyone's convinced he won fair and square.