All posts tagged "Post-Mortem"

  • Odd News
    Identical Twins Found Dead, Mummified in Recliners After 3 Years

    In 2014, 63-year old identical twins were discovered dead in their living room recliners, both having been deceased for about three years.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    German Scientists Prove Life After Death: Real or Hoax?

    An article circulating online claims that German scientists have discovered scientific proof of life after death. Is this article real or a hoax?

  • History
    Defunct Victorian Customs Involving Death

    The following traditions involving death were once commonly observed in the United States and elsewhere in the English-speaking world. While you may find the occasional instance of one of these traditions being practiced today, they are mostly relegated to history.

  • History
    A Long Journey into Night: Abraham Lincoln’s Corpse at Rest

    Although Abraham Lincoln was assassinated in 1865, his final burial didn’t occur until 1901, and only after his coffin had been moved and opened several times.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Mandela “Corpse Photo” and other Hoaxes

    In the days after the death of Nelson Mandela in December 2013, several hoaxes, odd stories, and fake news circulated.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Michael Jackson Death Photo Debunked

    After the Michael Jackson gurney picture was displayed at the Conrad Murray trial, I was reminded of the Michael Jackson death photo that surfaced a couple years ago. Actually it didn’t remind me of it – which is the point of this article. There is no doubt that the gurney photo is of Michael...