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The Latest from The New Weird

How Did They Do It? Shrunken Heads
How Did They Do It? Shrunken Heads Have you recently returned from a raid in a neighbouring tribe? Collected the
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Ted Bundy
Ted Bundy In anticipation of Zac Efron’s depiction of the reviled serial killer and rapists Ted Bundy, in ‘Extremely Wicked,
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Brixton
The history of Brixton , all adding their different flavour to the growing community today. For those of you wondering
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Who Was The Man From Stratford?
Who Was The Man From Stratford? We all know the famous Bard, William Shakespeare. His 39 plays and 154 sonnets
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Venus Figurines
Venus Figurines: Pre-Historic Goddesses? Venus the goddess of love and beauty. Feminine energy has been worshipped throughout human history. From
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The Blood Countess
The Blood Countess Legend has turned Elizabeth Báthory into the Blood Countess. But the legends are not far from the
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The Curious Case of the Silent Twins
The Curious Case of the Silent Twins It’s not unusual for twins to be close, especially identical twins. But June
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Rose Hall
Rose Hall Tales of murder, hauntings and voodoo rituals make Rose Hall a popular tourist destination. Though many believe the
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9/11: World Trade Center 7
9/11: World Trade Center 7 All of us who were alive remember exactly where they were on September 11th 2001, the
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5 Strange Medical Practices That Will Leave You Speechless
5 Strange Medical Practices That Will Leave You Speechless   The medical practices of our ancestors were painful, horrific and often
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Lois South - History Blogger

Meet Lois

Founder of The New Weird

Lois is a historian with a love for all things creepy, weird and disturbing. Lois also lives a vegan lifestyle and is a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist church. You can also catch her visiting museums, reading fantasy novels and obsessing over hair!