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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...

Genius Idea: Cemetery Sex

Genius Idea: Cemetery Sex

If you ever read Fox News, where it’s all female teachers having sex with under-aged students all...

Digital Graves

Digital Graves

Well, it has finally happened, PDers. Welcome to the age of digital graves!

Jewelry Made From Human Hair

It could be worse...Swag.PDers know that on the Black Market weaves are prime currency, but in the past, when gold and silver were harder to obtain, their use in rings, necklaces, earrings---you name it, were offset with human hair.

Around from prehistoric times, crafting jewelry from human hair (known as hair work) hit its peak during the Victorian Period. As the powdered wigs of the aristocratic class went out of fashion, wig makers (also seen written together) found themselves needing to adapt their trades to stay afloat…and naturally that meant creating brooches and bracelets from hair.

Better to wear your hair up with these babies...

Despite most of the hair used for jewelry being taken from a specific loved one of the commissioner of the piece (often from the deceased), occasionally hair was purchased directly off the heads of peasants.

It's all in the details.

Still not sufficiently creeped out? Well, apart from jewelry, human hair was also used by wig makers to create decorative wreaths.

$20 says that would scare most modern day trick or treaters. 

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