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The FBI Investigator Who Went Undercover to Rescue the Bill of Rights

Do you know why the “Mona Lisa” is the most famous painting in the world? It’s not the mystery of her smile. It’s not the…

The Back-Stabbing Cultural History of the Rat

Okay, so Judas wasn’t the first snitch in history, but he certainly is the most notable to ever live. I mean, Jesus Christ, the guy…

TikTok’s Teens Don’t Care How Problematic Their Serial Killer Love Is

We all have to make hard choices in life, but Tucker, the tall, bleach-blond boy in the TikTok video I’m watching, appears to have a…

Inside the World of Investigators Who Know You’ve Faked Your Death

In the summer of 1996, my mother’s business partner vanished during a sea kayaking trip off the coast of Mexico. Keith, as I’ll call him,…