Weigh the pros, cons and controversies surrounding the grave issue of capital punishment; should the death penalty be allowed?
The Murders of Jesse Pomeroy
Jesse Pomeroy was only 14 when he committed murder. He murdered two kids, Katie Curran and Horace Millen. Katie Curran was only ten, and Horace Millen was four years old. This tragic case uncovered a darker truth about Jesse Pomeroy and the crimes he had been committing. Taking place in 1874, the information is a little hard to find. That said, some information might have been skewed or not documented.
Twitter’s July 2020 Security Slip
On July 15, 2020, Twitter encountered a shocking experience where accounts of famous people worldwide were hacked. According to Conger, “Twitter Hacker Pleads Guilty,” these included the accounts for Kim Kardashian, Elon Musk, and Barack Obama. The hacker only intended to tweet out a simple Bitcoin scam. Twitter acted quickly to prevent further misuse of the accounts. They immediately shut down the tweeting function by all verified accounts as it rushed to solve the security issue.
The Shocking Colts Neck Mansion Murders
This is the story of a family business, well more than one in famous Asbury Park and the story of two houses about 20 minutes apart and what happened over the course of 10 hours. This story is really straight out of the Sopranos. It's still going on to this day. It's one of those but there is more than enough to dig into.
"Your outlook on life is a direct reflection of how much you like yourself"
The birds are chirping, the sun is shining with not a cloud in sight, the wind feels good on the fair skin. Has it always been this peaceful? He wondered.
The Assassination of Malcolm X
Malcolm X, first named Malcolm Little, was born on May 19th, 1925 and died on February 21st, 1965. He was an African-American Muslim minister and human rights activist who was a popular figure during the civil rights movement. A spokesman for the Nation of Islam until 1964, he was a vocal advocate for Black empowerment and the promotion of Islam within the Black community. Malcolm spent his teen years living in a series of foster homes or with relatives after his father's death and his mother's hospitalization.
The Longo Family Murder
The Perfect Family The Longos looked like a typical, middle-class family living in Oregon. Christian married Mary Jane at age 19. They had been married for eight years and had three children together, Zachary, Sadie, and Madison. Christian worked part-time at a local Starbucks, and Mary Jane was a stay-at-home mother.
15 Last Words From Criminals
1. Timothy McVeigh Timothy McVeigh killed 168 people in America's largest domestic terrorism attack. He was executed via lethal injection in 2001.
8 Last Meal Requests From Killers on Death Row
1. John Wayne Gacy Most people are familair with John Wayne Gacy. This man put the 'ick' factor into what was previously a goofy thing - clowns. john Wayne Gacy was convicted of murdering at least 33 men and boys, his youngest known victim being 14. His last meal before he was executed via lethal injection was a combination of strange requests. A bucket of KFC chicken, 12 fried shrimp and an entire pound of strawberries.
Who was Tommy Lynn Sells?
Tommy Lynn Sells was a young American serial killer responsible for the death of more than 70 people in the United States. The media referred to Sells as the coast-to-coast killer. So who was Tommy Lynn Sells, and how did he grow up to become one of America's most prolific serial killers?
Sunshine Injection, Chapter 4
Content warning: this story contains direct depictions of racism, homophobia, and other forms of bigotry, as well as various forms of police violence/misconduct. In this capacity, for the purpose of realism, it includes certain villains using slurs against various groups. It also contains references to incidents "off-page" that involve pedophilia, other abuse of children, and torturing of animals. There is also a level of profanity similar to a typical R-rated film. Reader discretion, especially for readers under 17, is advised.
Human life is precious, no matter the human. That's what I would tell myself every night over and over so I could get to sleep. That's why I didn't kill him. I used to dream and fantasize about killing him, but when it came down to it, I aimed the gun lower. Was I a coward? Or did I truly believe in the sanctity of life? These very questions were the source of my torment throughout each day. And I did not know the answers.
Lisa Montgomery Cut Open a Pregnant Lady's Belly and Stole Her Baby
Lisa Montgomery was an American criminal who only killed one person but it was done in a very gruesome way. Just because she wanted a baby!