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Bombshell

Painted lips that can never tell

Of the horrors that befell

The beautiful hollywood bombshell

Body slashed in half

Face carved in a permanent laugh… 117 more words

Poetry

7 True Stories That Inspired American Horror Story

The most recent season of American Horror Story, Hotel, features a number of real-life serial killers, which got us thinking, are there any other true stories that inspired our beloved AHS? 1,378 more words

BUZZ

An Ellrovian Journey

I have a piece in The Rap Sheet in which I discuss my new book on James Ellroy and my lifelong interest in the author. Here’s a taste: 307 more words

100 American

Lucila Lalu: The Original Chop-Chop Lady

**DISCLAIMER: THERE ARE SOME REALLY FUCKED UP PHOTOS BELOW. READ AT YOUR OWN RISK

The term chop-chop lady is something most Filipinos would recognize. With English being our second language, some words are borrowed and snuck into our everyday vocabulary, as if we invented the universal language itself. 767 more words

Macabre

this day in crime history: january 15, 1947

On this date in 1947, the mutilated remains of a young woman were found in Los Angeles. The woman would soon be identified as Elizabeth Short, an unemployed 22 year old, originally from Massachusetts. 30 more words

True Crime

Black Dahlia

By Somali K Chakrabarti

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Cryptic, enigmatic,  Black  Dahlia, exotic like allure of nightfall sky

Black Dahlia is actually a dark red or deep burgundy dahlia. 132 more words

Poetry, Miscellaneous