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The 5 Historical Figures Who Died The Weirdest Deaths

These brave few achieved greatness and then topped it off by kicking the bucket in ridiculously implausible ways.


The Gruesome Origins of 5 Popular Fairy Tales

These were racy, violent parables to distract peasants after a hard day's dirt farming, and some of them made Hostel look like, well, kid's stuff.


As you prepare to spend a long weekend enjoying Presidential Savings on mattresses and used Toyotas, take a moment to acknowledge five presidents who kicked more ass than an action hero.