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Creepy Costume Idea: Auntie Maxine

Creepy Costume Idea: Auntie Maxine

The Wall costume not for you? The cost of feathers too high thanks to the EPA to go as Elizabeth...

Genius Idea: The Cursed Rocks of Gettysburg

Genius Idea: The Cursed Rocks of Gettysburg

This week’s bit of brilliance comes from the US National Park Service and might actually be...

Just Sayin’: You Might Want to Watch that Plastic Surgery

Just Sayin’: You Might Want to Watch that Plastic Surgery

A nip here, a tuck there, hey---even Ferraris need a little maintenance every now and then....

2017’s Controversial Costumes

2017’s Controversial Costumes

Move over Zombie Castro, the results are in for what the mainstream media has dubbed the most...

Memory Lane Monday: Tajikistan Texts

Memory Lane Monday: Tajikistan Texts

In keeping up with our Creepy October Mondays, this week PD (using our best Crypt Keeper...

November Recap: Turkeys, Trump and Tragedy

It will be Obama’s last White House Christmas.The Trump Diet.Whelp, congratulations on making it to the end…of November. Let’s take a quick glance back.

Pilgrim Point

Plymouth settlement. Burial Hill?In a news story with a release date that could not be more well-timed, archaeologists from the University of Massachusetts Boston claim to have discovered the original settlement of the Plymouth Pilgrims of 1620.

Memory Lane Monday: The American Turkey

Franklin.Gobble, gobble.For this special Thanksgiving Memory Lane Monday, our staff wanted to clear up a historical back and forth. Did Benjamin Franklin want to replace the bald eagle on the country’s seal with a turkey, or not?

The Struggle is Still Real

The struggle is still real.Wave that “free” flag though.Today the Czech Republic celebrates the holiday of Boje za Svobodu a Demokracii or the Struggle for Freedom and Democracy---and nothing says freedom like a law forcing stores that are 200 square meters or more to be closed.

Genius Idea: Trusting the State

Apparently Crenshanda Williams handled his call.Don’t trust the State to have your back. Our staff has covered the less than lustrous performance of 911 operators in the past, outlining and reiterating several times that you should rely only on yourself to be a first responder, but this latest case out in Houston bears repeating.

Sociopath Wins

Looks like last.Trying to be circumspect here. Today it might feel like we’ve woken up on the Alabaman set of The Body Snatchers, but if you expected that now PD would just fall in line with the Trumpbarts of the world and start sieg-heiling our way through the news---obviously you are new around here.

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