The Man Who Was Killed By His Own Beard

A 16th-century Dutch mayor named Hans Staininger had the most magnificent face full of whiskers the world had ever seen — a hirsute magnificence that ultimately proved to be his undoing

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27 Eyebrow-Arching Early Versions Of Fav Characters


We all know that the characters that make it to the big screen didn't start out that way. But no one could've pictured that their early drafts would be this stupefying. We asked you to bring us the most bizarre early drafts of iconic characters. The strangest is below, but first the runners-up ...

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CRACKED.COM Before Star Trek: The Motion Picture was made Ralph McQuarrie, the man who designed Star Wats, was asked to redesign the Enterprise And we

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