Cannibal turned vegetarian

Armin Meiwes placed an ad on “The Cannibal Cafe” website asking for someone to eat, and shockingly, someone answered. ++Before you read on you might want to put down your sandwich first++ To the family next door, Armin Meiwes seemed the perfect neighbour. He mowed their lawn, repaired their car and even invited them roundContinue reading “Cannibal turned vegetarian”

The Dating Game killer

In 1978, Rodney Alcala appeared on The Dating Game — the popular game show in which three eligible bachelors vied for a date with a bachelorette. The show was heavy on innuendo. The host introduced Alcala as a “successful photographer who got his start when his father found him in the darkroom at the age of 13,Continue reading “The Dating Game killer”

If that is so, then I suppose I’m a murderer.

On March 29, 1945, some 60 Jewish slave labourers were shot in Deutsch Schützen, Austria, a town in what is now the Austrian province of Burgenland. One of the suspected murderers is former SS Junior Squad Leader Adolf Storms. Though Storms’ identity was known in 1946 – he was listed in the German telephone bookContinue reading “If that is so, then I suppose I’m a murderer.”