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How US Military Spy Plane Drove the USSR Crazy

How US Military Spy Plane Drove the USSR Crazy

In the early part of the Cold War, the United States had a serious problem- gathering intelligence on the Soviet Union was proving incredibly difficult to do. Several attempts to establish intelligence networks behind the iron curtain had been violently put down, and a number of American and British spies, along with local collaborators, had …

The Night Hag – Demon That Visits You In Your Sleep

The Night Hag – Demon That Visits You In Your Sleep

It’s late at night and you’re having a pleasant dream. Maybe you’re reliving one of your favorite memories, or you’re having that dream where you’re a flying superhero again, saving the world from destruction. Perhaps you’re a knight in shining armor, fighting off a fire-breathing dragon- but not for the hand of a helpless maiden, …

What Happens If You Dodge the Army Draft?

What Happens If You Dodge the Army Draft?

It’s a cold December night in 1957 and a young man receives a military draft notice calling him to serve in the United States Army. At 22 years old he has a promising future ahead of him, and at such a young age he is already successful, but he knows that his career will have …

Why This Sinking Was Worse Than Titanic

Why This Sinking Was Worse Than Titanic

The date is April 27th, 1865, and the night is dark save for the hundreds of stars above you. You relax in your cabin aboard the steam paddle boat Sultana, hearing the steady thumping of the paddles on either side of the ship as they propel the boat along, along with the conversations and soft …