In the early 19th century, there were reports of ghosts that stalked the streets of London. These human-like figures were described as pale and stalked and preyed on lone pedestrians. The stories told of these figures formed part of a distinct ghost tradition in London which, some writers have argued, formed the foundation of the later legend of Spring-heeled Jack. Spring-Heeled Jack, the terror of Victorian London #history #places #london #victoriana #victorian
The History of Terrorism: From Antiquity to al QÃ¦da
What if your reflection is not actually you, but in fact it’s a demonic creature watching and waiting. Each time you visit the mirror it get’s stronger, it learns better how to mimic you, how to be you. When it’s ready it will emerge from the mirror devouring you and taking your place. - Creepy spooky stories to give you nightmares
☯ i feel like this would either be a) something astrid would write on her arm next to a doodle of a naked girl or b) a way for astrid to convince marcellus to do something trippy, dangerous, & just a teensy bit illegal with her on a saturday night ☯
Most terrorist attacks in the US are committed by Americans — not foreigners
The effort to better secure America's borders is misguided: When you look at the history of terrorism in America, the perpetrators are rarely foreign nationals. The story of terrorism in America is one of homegrown radicalism.