fact or fiction

Is it fact or merely fiction? Fact or Fiction explores the myths and beliefs we hold about copycat killers, eyewitnesses testimony, what makes a murderer and more.

Sasha Konikovo5 days ago
Reasons You Should be Listening to Criminal Podcasts
If there's been one genre that has been taking off in the world of podcasts, it's the true crime genre. Major podcasts have started to talk about gangsters, murderers, and serial killers throughout th...
RATIONAL THINKER11 days ago
Was Natalie Wood Killed by Christopher Walken? Part Two
Dennis Davern was an unreliable witness in the case, due to the fact that it took him years to come forward with his side of the story and he also released bits of information to tabloids. Before we g...
RATIONAL THINKER16 days ago
Was Writer Lewis Carroll Jack the Ripper?
Born Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, he was the third child but the first son and the third child in a family of three. He academically excelled at his boarding school but he was often perturbed, stating th...
Jacob Schneider25 days ago
Serial Killers Who Have Never Been Caught
Most serial killers get caught, either in the act, or after the fact, thanks to a thorough investigation by law enforcement. While most do end up being caught, there are many serial killers that never...
Lydia Rehmana month ago
Forensics 101: A Critical Analysis of Bite Mark Identification
Forensic identification is utilized in various ways, they become drastically important when they are required in casework. Specifically, bite-mark analysis is where experienced odontologists will anal...
George Hermana month ago
Absurd Laws You Break Every Day Without Realizing It
While we may all want to believe, deep down, that we are angels in comparison to the lawlessness and injustice that plagues our world, we in fact do break quite a few laws on a regular basis. Oftentim...
To Protect and to Serve
Proof Number One: My brother is driving home from work, and he stops at a red light and waits for the green arrow before he turns left; when the light turns green he proceeds to make his turn. He sudd...
Rowan Marley2 months ago
Awesome Gifts for Conspiracy Theorists in Your Life
Conspiracy theorists are an odd bunch — and that's why we love them. They always question common beliefs and ask society what we really know. At times, they're the most open-minded and intelligent peo...
Joseph Farley2 months ago
The Penthouse Pet and the Mysterious House Fire
Much of the far right and other assorted fringe groups have always accused the Clinton's of having a body count, but is there any merit to the political mudslinging? Over the years, the Clinton's enem...
Charlie Jackman3 months ago
History's Least Prolific Serial Killer
You might not know the name, but you probably know the story: a vain noblewoman lures young virgins into her castle and bathes in their blood to stay young forever. She is Countess Dracula, a real lif...
Ossiana Tepfenhart3 months ago
Facts You’ve Probably Never Heard About Serial Killers
Serial killers are real-life bogeymen for many people. That's why horror stories center around them, why we can't get enough studies about them, and why they seem to have their own unique way of strik...
Edward German4 months ago
The Trail Went Cold
The Trail Went Cold is a true crime podcast that explores unexplained deaths and disappearances which have become cold cases. The weekly show is hosted by internet journalist Robin Warder, who has wri...
Joseph Farley4 months ago
The Odd Vanishing of Amelia Earhart
It's been more than 80 years since the odd vanishing of Amelia Earhart, but the world is still not sick of asking the question: where is she? On July 2, 1937, Amelia Earhart and the often-forgot-about...
Ryan Epps4 months ago
The Creepy Murder in 1046
There are few happy stories within the true crime universe and, to say the least, the creepy murder in room 1046 is far from a happy story. Riddled with the holes of inconclusive findings, plus an ove...
Rahman the Writer 4 months ago
The Girl in Blue
It was whilst trying to pass a seemingly endless autumnal evening that I began to absent-mindedly browse through a series of sepia and black and white pictures on a website. Suddenly I came across an ...
ASHLEY SMITH4 months ago
Crime Fiction
There are thousands of books, films, and TV shows on the subject of real or fictional crime. Whether its modern crime or serial killers, through the ages there remains an interest. I ask this while wa...
Celeste Jackson4 months ago
Who Put Bella in the Witch Elm?
In the Spring of 1943, four young boys — Robert Hart, Thomas Willetts, Bob Farmer, and Fred Payne — found themselves picking through the shaded depths of Hagley Wood. The group had crept onto the Hagl...
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Devin Louise4 months ago
I Knew a Psychopath — Before I Knew What Psychopathy Was
Author’s Notes: This is solely from childhood experience. Individuals’ names have been changed for privacy. The saying “mothers know best” can be applicable in various scenarios, as any sane and functioning mother often has naturally instinctive tendencies. This holds true not just in animals, but with humans as well. How else would we know when our lives are in danger and how to react? Without them, how would any human being know that something is wrong? We wouldn’t be able to comprehend a dang...