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Casu Marzu Cheese Is Dangerous, Illegal, And Filled With Maggots

Casu Marzu Cheese Is Dangerous, Illegal, And Filled With Maggots

The most dangerous cheese in the world, casu marzu is an Italian delicacy defined by its illegal status and the maggots that infest it.
Cow That Rammed Fence, Broke Captor’s Arm, And Swam To Island Won’t Be Slaughtered

Cow That Rammed Fence, Broke Captor’s Arm, And Swam To Island Won’t Be Slaughtered

"I am not a vegetarian, but fortitude and the will to fight for this cow's life is invaluable."
Ancient Mexican City May Have Had As Many Buildings As Manhattan

Ancient Mexican City May Have Had As Many Buildings As Manhattan

The settlement was first discovered in 2007, but new advances in imaging technology have uncovered more of the city than ever before.
How Georgia Tann Stole And Sold 5,000 Babies In The Black Market

How Georgia Tann Stole And Sold 5,000 Babies In The Black Market

From 1924 to 1950, Georgia Tann and the Tennessee Children’s Home Society stole and sold an estimated 5,000 children.
The Rise And Fall Of Boss Tweed’s Tammany Hall

The Rise And Fall Of Boss Tweed’s Tammany Hall

From rigged elections to using the muscle of the city's gangs, Tammany Hall's Boss Tweed was the state's most corrupt politician in history.