Shocking Internet Hoaxes Everyone Believed – News In History

The saying goes: “don't believe everything you see on the internet” whether it’s aliens spotted or your favourite celebrity dying....always do a source check! Here are 6 of the most shocking internet hoaxes that people ACTUALLY believed. 7. In the late 2000’s, there was a site called Cruel.com that featured Bonsai Kittens which featured pictures of kittens in jars and instructions for how to create a bonsai kitten - it was supposedly a “lost art” where kittens would grow into various shapes depending on the constricting vessels that they were made to live in.   6. Remember when people wanted so desperately to charge

Most Unusual Pregnancies Ever – News In History

Some would argue that the best blessing in life is getting pregnant but on this episode of News in History - we are going to count down six of the craziest, most shocking pregnancies ever. 6. The youngest mother ever is reported to be a five-year-old girl in Peru named Lina Medina. She gave birth to a baby boy by C-section in 1939.     Her father took her to the hospital with an abnormal growth in her abdomen and tests found that she was seven months pregnant. Her father was arrested for incest and the baby did actually survive. According to her medical

Man Has Huge Hole In His Face – News In History

SO... MOST OF US would like to believe we’re not crazy vain and superficial, right? Check out this story of Donnie Fritts... a carpenter who was left with a gigantic hole in his face after surgery to remove an aggressive tumor. Diagnosed with a rare cancer in 2003, Donnie was told he would have to make a choice – his face or his life. He opted for surgery to remove the ameloblastic carcinoma, along with much of his face.     The 12-hour surgery was successful, but left Donnie without a nose, an upper lip or a roof of his mouth. Part of his

The Ken and Barbie Killers – News In History

In 1987, 17-year-old Karla Homolka met 23-year-old Paul Bernardo and it was love at first sight. The couple got married in 1991 only six months after committing the rape and killing of Karla’s sister, Tammy. Paul took an interest in 15-year-old Tammy and Karla’s solution was a deadly one. She obtained Halothane, which is an anesthetic used in animal surgery, and sedatives from the vet clinic she worked at. On Christmas Eve, Karla held a rag doused in Halothane over Tammy’s mouth and nose. Karla presented her littler sister as a Christmas present for Paul so he could take her

‘Witches’ Brutally Killed In The Salem Witch Trials – News In History

English Protestants of the 1692 Massachusetts Bay Colony saw themselves as builders of a new civilization, from the ground up, out of the wilderness. And every angry, dark and cold corner of this new world was filled with physical and spiritual danger. Like a deadly virus, the plague of "magic" infected nearly every single colonist, young and old alike. While we may never have a final tally of those officially charged with the heinous capital crime of practicing witchcraft, it's estimated that 185 people across 25 locations throughout the colony. It was a sea of finger pointing in which husbands accused wives;

BA Passenger Fined £13 for Filming Up Stewardess’ Skirt

Sexual harassment happens in many different environments and places, it even happens in the air! A man who took a first class British Airways flight has been fined just £13 after he was caught filming up a stewardessǯs skirt. It was said that he was drunk, turned the light on his camera then pushed it under her uniform when she leaned over to help another customer.     He was arrested in his seat when they landed after the captain radioed ahead to tell police. This is a 61 year old man and father of two named Martyn Vaughan. He was allowed to go free

Teacher Who Got Pregnant By 13 Yr Old Student Faces Prison Time

An English teacher in Texas is facing up to 30 years in prison on charges of aggravated sexual assault after becoming impregnated by her 13-year-old student. 24-year-old Alexandria Vera and her student had an ongoing relationship over a period of nine months where they had sex onan almost daily basis which she confessed to police. She was teaching eighth grade English and the two met at summer school in 2015 before exchanging numbers. She would pick him up from his home and they would drive around which is where they first kissed. The following day she went back to his home, while

Man Digs His Own Grave Before He Passes Away – Jimmy Kickham

Usually when someone is making a bad decision, you’re compelled to tell them that they’re digging their own grave. Except...this guy...he actually dug his own grave. Literally. 89-year-old Canadian Jimmy Kickham said that when he hits 90 years old, he would dig his own grave and with his birthday around the corner...he had to get to it. He's been a construction worker all his life and owns a construction company for more than half a century and has also dug dozens of graves.     Jimmy got all of his measurements from the undertaker and paid a visit to his priest and then got to

Kanye West Handcuffed & Hospitalized for Psychiatric Evaluation

Kanye has had some crazy moments in the past, from jumping on stage saying Taylor Swift shouldn’t have won best artist, to making a speech about how in 2020 he will be running for president. This time Kanye has actually been taken to UCLA Medical Center for psychiatric evaluation. So this might be a little more serious. Let us know what you think in the comments below. According to law enforcement sources, the cops responded to a call for a welfare check on Kanye. He was at his trainer Harley Pasternak’s home at the time and was apparently acting erratically. A source close to the star that “he's spiraling further and

Gigi Hadid Mocks Melania Trump at the AMAs 2016

The American Music Awards aired last night and though it was a night of celebrating music, statement making outfits and class…it also had a bit of trash…but who doesn’t love trash? I mean, the point of award shows are to get people talking…and people are REALLY talking about this. Gigi Hadid hosted the event alongside Jay Pharaoh, who is a stand up comedian and impressionist, so naturally…they got started impersonating people. Jay Pharoah impersonated Donald Trump and…although no one is really talking about his impression of the President-to-be…everyone however is going after Gigi for her impression of Melania. A lot of articles and