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17 Scary True Stories From Reddit To Read In Bed Tonight

“Party time” “My great aunt woke up in the middle of the night, she heard her dog making these low growls. She was single at the time and living alone in her ranch style home. She walked out to her living room to check things out. She didn’t see or hear anything out of the ordinary, so she decided to make sure her door and front windows were locked....

On Being A White Girl Who Posted Too Many Racial Justice Infographics In 2020

Last year, racial injustice rightfully became a talking point on all news channels and in homes. Some of us were discovering the depth of these disparities for the first time. By some of us, I mean most white people. People of color have known about and experienced the innumerable atrocities committed against minorities since the beginning of time....

What It Feels Like To Lose A Sibling

That someday that we all dread as human beings arrived for our family on April 27, 2021. My brother, Lawrence, passed away suddenly at the age of 49. Admittedly, I was stoned off my mind before I received the dreaded call from my sister. “He is gone,” she simply said. Her cries right afterward became deafening to me. I remember feeling really cold...

She Called 911 From The Passenger Seat And Captured Her Kidnapper’s Voice For 17 Minutes

Amber Tuccaro grew up in Alberta, Canada where her family belonged to the Mikisew Cree First Nation tribe. In 2010, she was 20-years-old and had a 14-month-old son, Jacob. She struggled to provide financially for her and her son and moved between her family’s home and a local women’s shelter. Through all of this she was extremely close with her family,...

A Brief Meditation On Space Exploration

I have decided I am not going to space. Not that I was invited to go, nor do I have any reason to think I might ever have a real opportunity to do so. As one of my friends once so eloquently put it, “Unless you’re rich, well-connected, or want to be an indentured servant, good luck.” But even if I did fit somewhere in that list, I’d like to think my...

17 Real People Who Knew Men Outed By ‘To Catch A Predator’

“She didn’t expect it as far as I know” “My friend dated someone who ended up disappearing, then we eventually found out he had been arrested for trying to sleep with an under age girl and having rope and guns in his trunk. It wasn’t until a few weeks later that we even learned he was on the show. It just kept unraveling! He had come to get drinks...

Ryan Gosling’s Early 00s Serial Killer Movie Was Actually Based On A True Story

In 1924 two wealthy Chicago students named Nathan Freudenthal Leopold Jr. and Richard Albert Loeb murdered a 14-year-old boy because they believed they had deduced a way to commit a “perfect murder”. Wikimedia Commons Leopold was a former child prodigy who was fluent in five languages and had recently been accepted to Harvard Law School. Loeb was...

The Deadly Woman Who Was The Real Life ‘Talented Mr. Ripley’

The Talented Mr. Ripley is an awesome late 90s movie staring Matt Damon, Jude Law and Gwyneth Paltrow. Based on a Patricia Highsmith mystery novel of the same name, the story follows Tom Ripley (Matt Damon) a seemingly well-mannered man from modest beginnings who turns out to be a social climber willing to do anything to get the life he wants. Ripley...

11 Signs You’re Dating A Good Guy Who Respects You

1. He always listens when you speak. He doesn’t talk over you or ignore your ideas. He takes everything you say into account before coming to decisions. Basically, he regards your opinion highly. He loves your brain as much as your body. 2. He likes you exactly the way you are. He never shames you over your clothes or your weight or your exes. He never...

I Hope You’re Doing Okay (But Don’t Expect A Text)

I hope you’re doing okay, but that doesn’t mean I’m going to reach out to you anytime soon. It doesn’t mean you deserve a place in my life. It doesn’t mean everything you’ve done is magically swept under the rug, no longer an issue, all sins forgiven. I hope you’re doing okay, but when old memories resurface, when I think too hard about the things...

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