Auction House

The Occult Auction

In today’s reader-submitted story, Frank recalls the time he accidentally stumbled upon an auction for a handmade wizard hat.  “I realize how blatantly peculiar it is to tell this story and occult auctions will not be mentioned anywhere in spite of their habit of exchanges of large sums of money that you would think would attract …

China Library Tianjin Binhai

New Library In China Holds 1.2 Million Books And Is Visually Breathtaking

If you hate your local library because it’s outdated, musty and riddled with random weirdos hanging around in each aisle, you’re going to hate it even more after gazing upon this architectural masterpiece in China. “The new Tianjin Binhai Library in Tianjin, China, was designed by the Dutch architectural firm MVRDV to look like a …

Truck In Rearview Mirror

The Gone Samaritan

Long before cells phones and gas stations every five miles, people traveling cross country had to rely on the kindness of strangers in times of crisis. In today’s reader-submitted story, John explains how his wife once found help traveling through a desolate stretch of Florida highway. “If you have ever been driving through Central Florida, …

Real Life Iron Man

Pilot Sets World Record For Fastest Time In Jet Suit And Iron Man Is Now Real

Every day, the world takes one step toward real-life superheroes roaming the Earth. Granted, these humans need a little help from technology, but last week we didn’t have a real Iron Man hanging around and now ZOOOM! Richard Browning jet packed his way around a park in the city of Reading in the UK, hitting a …

Mary Ellis Parking Lot Grave

The Story Of Mary Ellis – The Spinster Buried In A NJ Movie Theater Parking Lot

This a story about lost love, old songs and one of the oddest burial site in the Garden State. For the past 189 years, Mary Ellis has resided on what was once a stately piece of property overlooking the scenic Raritan River. Many things have changed since the young girl was laid to rest. According to …