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The Perfect Irony That ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ Film Was Also a Real-Life Scam

It’s April 2013 in New York. Ensconced in a Chelsea studio bubbling with celebrities and champagne, an international man of mystery records his vanity music…

The Latest ASMR Craze Involves Tales of Crime and Murder

A few weeks back, I was in the midst of one of my regularly scheduled YouTube ASMR K-holes when I came across a video called…

What Is Michael Turney Hiding?

By all rights, the story of Alissa Turney’s disappearance should have begun on May 17, 2001, the final day of her junior year at Paradise…

Murder Shows Have Become America’s Favorite Relaxing Pastime

In 2001, Kathleen Peterson died in a pool of her own blood at the bottom of a staircase in her North Carolina home. Images of…