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Worse Than Death

Bigfoot for Breakfast

Release Date: 08/06/2020

Hinterkaifeck show art Hinterkaifeck

Bigfoot for Breakfast

This was a farming area.  Quiet.  Calm.  A few different things started to make neighbors and townspeople suspicious that something ominous had gone at Hinterkaifeck.  Unfortunately, they were right, and what they would find would end up being one of Germany's most horrific unsolved crimes.

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Rendlesham Forest show art Rendlesham Forest

Bigfoot for Breakfast

"What I once believed is no more, and what I've witnessed, defies all that I have ever imagined.  I am truly in awe over the whole incident, and no one can fully understand the magnitude of such an event, unless you were there". - Sgt. James Penniston regarding the UFO incidents at Rendlesham Forest in late 1980.

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The Yuba County Five show art The Yuba County Five

Bigfoot for Breakfast

In February of 1978, a group of five men went to a basketball game and didn't come home.  They were later located in a remote place that was way off their course.  Answers that could be found only served to create further questions and it became a frustrating and mysterious case to everyone involved.

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Q Anonymous show art Q Anonymous

Bigfoot for Breakfast

Here at BF4B, we're opening a new can of worms by tackling a more recently popular conspiracy theory.  Here we give a basic run down of the Q Anon ideology as we understand it.  And as usual, encourage you to do your own research and come to your own conclusions, if you're interested.

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Men in Black: Part Two show art Men in Black: Part Two

Bigfoot for Breakfast

In the late 90’s they took over pop culture for a while and it was likely the first that the majority of the people had even heard of them. Although, they seem to have been hiding among us for much, much longer.  That’s right folks, it’s time to finally address the creepy, elusive, strongarm police of the extraterrestrial world.

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Men in Black Part One show art Men in Black Part One

Bigfoot for Breakfast

In the late 90’s they took over pop culture for a while and it was likely the first that the majority of the people had even heard of them. Although, they seem to have been hiding among us for much, much longer.  That’s right folks, it’s time to finally address the creepy, elusive, strongarm police of the extraterrestrial world.

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Worse Than Death show art Worse Than Death

Bigfoot for Breakfast

Convincing others to live their lives the way they are supposed to was hard to do during the medieval period.  For God, King and Country, the people had to be convinced, come clean or simply die if they stepped out of line.  But, how to make an impression while getting this accomplished?  Lets examine the new and super handy tools that the people of the past came up with to get the job done.

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Stull Cemetery show art Stull Cemetery

Bigfoot for Breakfast

“Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.”  I Peter 5:8.

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MK Ultra show art MK Ultra

Bigfoot for Breakfast

It does seem that no matter how much you dabble in the historical spider web of CIA lies and deceit, there's always something new and exciting to explore.  Let's dive into a small piece of the rabbit hole that was MK Ultra...

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The Sodder Children show art The Sodder Children

Bigfoot for Breakfast

A large, middle-class family experienced a house fire on Christmas morning of 1945 in which five of their ten children perished.  Lots of speculation and concern for what may have really happened to these kids have surrounded the story for many years. 

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Convincing others to live their lives the way they are supposed to was hard to do during the medieval period.  For God, King and Country, the people had to be convinced, come clean or simply die if they stepped out of line.  But, how to make an impression while getting this accomplished?  Lets examine the new and super handy tools that the people of the past came up with to get the job done.

 

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TORTURE IN THE MIDDLE AGES: https://www.history.co.uk/shows/britains-bloodiest-dynasty/articles/torture-in-the-middle-ages

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BIOLOGY13 Gory Details About What It's Like To Be Skinned Alive, Laura Allan Updated October 10, 2018 https://www.ranker.com/list/what-being-skinned-alive-feels-like/laura-allan

Scold's Bridle - History of the Branks http://www.historyofmasks.net/famous-masks/scolds-bridle/

How the Spanish Inquisition Worked BY SHANNA FREEMAN https://history.howstuffworks.com/historical-figures/spanish-inquisition3.htm

The Stomach-Turning History Of Rat Torture – Perhaps History’s Worst Way To Die By Wyatt Redd Published November 30, 2017 https://allthatsinteresting.com/rat-torture-method

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Fl Hirsch, A. E., ed., The Book of Torture and Executions (Toronto: Golden Books, 1944), p. 69ogging https://sites.google.com/a/uconn.edu/pirate-executions-and-methods-of-torture/flogging

Cat o'nine tails http://www.understandingslavery.com/index.php-option=com_content&view=article&id=532_cat-onine-tails&catid=145&Itemid=255.html

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The Curious Case of the Weapon that Didn’t Exist by PAUL B. STURTEVANT on MAY 12, 2016 https://www.publicmedievalist.com/curious-case-weapon-didnt-exist/

Spanish boot http://www.occasionalhell.com/infdevice/detail.php?recordID=Spanish%20Boot

Instep borer From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Instep_borer

Hirsch, A. E., ed., The Book of Torture and Executions (Toronto: Golden Books, 1944), p. 69

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The Cradle of Judah http://torturemuseum.net/en/the-cradle-of-judah/

Foot Talk, Sunday, November 25, 2018 A concise history of foot torture: http://foottalk.blogspot.com/2006/02/a-concise-history-of-foot-torture.html

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https://middleagetorture.weebly.com/the-boot-torture.html

Drawing and quartering capital punishment WRITTEN BY The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica https://www.britannica.com/topic/drawing-and-quartering

http://www.medieval-life-and-times.info/medieval-torture-and-punishment/hung-drawn-quartered.htm

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Water torture: http://www.lordsandladies.org/water-torture.htm

10 Medieval Torture Devices BY ED GRABIANOWSKi: Thumbscrews https://history.howstuffworks.com/10-medieval-torture-devices2.htm

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