Lobotomies and Bodies ‘Left to Rot’ at Horror Asylum

Danvers State Hospital in Massachusetts has a haunted history, dating back to 1874. This is also the sight where the Salem Witch Trials judge John Hathorne once lived. The first lobotomy was performed there in 1948, and soon electric shock therapy in the 1950s. Although huge, the Danvers building was once very overcrowded, with original …

5 Most Insane TikTok Trends and Challenges (That Have Hurt People)

TikTok gets a bad rap — and we’re going out on a leg and saying it’s fully deserved. It seems like every week a new trend or challenge on the platform tries to outdo the previous ones in stupidity. If you think we’re exaggerating, just consider how many stories we’ve published about kids injuring themselves …

Indian Man Chops Off Own Penis for ‘Greater Good’ After Smoking Weed

A lot of places around the world are gradually starting to legalize cannabis. And as far as psychoactive drugs go, weed is one of the milder ones. But that doesn’t mean that it can’t mess with your brain with unfortunate results. Let this bizarre and gruesome story of an Indian man serve as a cautionary …

A Worm Swarm Bursts Out from Man’s Butt and Burrows Under His Skin

This is your first and last chance to escape. Believe us, this story will get disgusting. If you’re still reading, let’s a little stroll down Memory Lane. Parasitic worms have plagued humanity as long as there have been humans — and in ages past people even infected themselves with them for dieting. Luckily, modern medicine …