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The Story Of Child Killer Mary Bell Is Heartbreaking And Disturbing

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In 1968, British newspapers were abuzz over the most unthinkable crime — an 11-year-old girl had strangled two younger boys and was now facing conviction. Mary Bell would serve 12 years in prison for the deaths of Martin Brown and Brian Howe, and for the rest of her life she would be hounded by the press because of her past. What drives such a young girl to murder? It’s no surprise that the answer lies in Mary’s abusive upbringing. On May 25, 1968, the day after her 11th …

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The NFL Was a Sure Thing for TV Networks. Until Now

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… Atlantic City casino. The video of the assault triggered public outrage over how the NFL disciplines players involved in domestic abuse. Along the way, the National Organization for Women called for Goodell to resign. Sixteen female U.S. senators sent a letter to the NFL, criticizing the leagues policies. All of which may have undermined whatever goodwill the league had built up with female fans. According to research firm SportsOneSource, sales of womens NFL merchandise fell 30 percent during …

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Creepy Police Dashcam Catches Two Clowns Frozen In Place On The Side Of The Road

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… checked for any sign of abuse, and might have been saved thanks to their parent’s arrest and investigation. Hopefully this video will help spread the word that this whole creepy clown prank isnotfunny. People, adults and children alike are being hurt now, so if you hear anyone of any age talking about trying out their own version of the prank, spread the word that this needs to stop now! …

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22 Real 911 Operators Reveal The Most Hilariously Stupid Call They Ever Received

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… walking down the street and “we don’t get their kind here”. I worked on 9/11. I had people call 911 for weeks after because there were “3 brown guys in a car and I thought you should know about it.” I’ve had someone call 911 because they were lonely. About 1,000 times. And many, many more. I’ve done this for a while. Do people abuse the system? Sure. But for the most part I’m happy with how our children are taught to only use 911 if it’s a …

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These Real Haunted Hospitals Will Make You Feel Better About Not Having Healthcare.

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… Children” and even though they changed the name, it was clear what its superintendent thought of the boys who were treated here, beating them, allowing workers sexually abuse them and even at one point feeding them Quaker Oats laced with radiation. wikipedia 6.) In London the Wittingham hospital was charged with similarly horrific allegations of abuse. Patients were apparently fed something called “slop” which was just food watered down and mixed together. …

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My therapist gave me a pill: can MDMA help cure trauma?

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… Israel, with plans for more in Australia. Doblin and his colleagues want to make the drug a prescription medicine. It is currently listed as a Schedule 1 substance by the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and a Class A drug by the Home Office in the UK, along with heroin, cocaine and LSD. So far, the Maps studies have been relatively small, but the results are encouraging. One South Carolina study involved 20 patients, mostly victims of sexual abuse, who had suffered from PTSD for more …

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An Illustrated Guide To Writing People Of Color

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… situations. —Keith Knight, author and illustrator of The K Chronicles, Knight Life, (th)ink Whit Taylor View this image › Whit Taylor / Via midnightbreakfast.com Don’t abuse stereotypical vernacular when writing African-American characters. Instead, vary speech patterns for your black characters, because we all talk differently! —Whit Taylor, comics critic, author and illustrator of The Anthropologists …

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Abused Single Mom Is Forced To Give Up Her Familys 3 Pets, Then Strangers Step In To Help

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But sometimes, unfortunate familial situations force parents and kids to say goodbye to a cat or a dog. For example,maybe they’removing into a home that doesn’t allow petsIn Marta’s case, the single mom and her kids managed to thankfully escape domestic abuse. But this meant that they had to move to a new apartment. The shelter that took the pets was moved by the family’s plight, and decided to help. With the help of a Facebook post, strangers were able to see what the …

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5 GoT Book Plots That’d Cause Boycotts (Or Double Ratings)

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… how you could put those words into a different context and you’d have a pretty on-point description of, say, child sexual abuse. Okay, but there’s a lesson about abusing his power or something in all of this, right? Nope. Bran’s reaction to Hodor’s deep discomfort is essentially “Eh, whatevs.” His rationale is that he’s not really hurting Hodor, that he always gives him his body back in the end, and that being able to walk for a while is, like, super …

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While You Were Offline: Captain America Had a Tough Week, You Guys

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… Michael Bendis, who writes for Marvel, but not any series that actually stars Captain America. (He does do the Miles Morales Spider-Man book, though, and chances are you’d enjoy it if you checked it out.) And then there are those who used to write Captain America, but haven’t actually been with Marvel since 2012 It’s nice I’m now getting abuse from lunatics about Captain America, a comic I haven’t worked on for over five years. Ed Brubaker (@brubaker) May 26, 2016 …

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