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.

M Z10 months ago
The Hypothetical Confessions of a Border-Jumper III
Homemaker. To put it very bluntly, the title was more detestable to me than anything at one point in my life. A real aversion. Something curse-like to be avoided at all costs. Which is why it is incre...
Riley Raul Reese10 months ago
10 of the Youngest Serial Killers in History
For most people, it takes a lot to drive a person to kill. Even for most serial killers, their first murder is one that they often take a lot of time contemplating. Most killers deeply struggle with t...
Ossiana Tepfenhart10 months ago
Facts About Organized Crime in The 1920s
The 1920s was a time when anything seemed possible in the underworld, and much of it was due to the illegalization of alcohol. Prohibition made the use of alcohol totally illegal, and that caused Amer...
Yessenia Gonzalez10 months ago
Can You Tell the Difference Between an Organized or Disorganized Serial Killer?
Many think that there is only one type of serial killer out there, the murder-a-large-amount-of-people-in-a-specific-way kind, and that's true. There are those kinds of killers, but they are categoriz...
Revel Rosz10 months ago
The Oculus Anubis Mystery Solved
The Temple of Oculus Anubis is warranted another entry in its long, strange pantheon. We had resolved many of the more nefarious myths surrounding the Damascus, Oregon compound in our article, “The Te...
Ben Kharakh10 months ago
10 Signs Someone You Know Might Be a Serial Killer
You think someone in your life might be a serial killer? Cool your jets, Clarice Starling, because that's quite the accusation! Does your friend have a full back tattoo of William Blake's Red Dragon? ...
Maurice Bernier10 months ago
The Killer Within!
There are many types of people in the world. Some are good and others are, well, not good. Unless one has a divine background, we all have to deal with our demons. Many manage to keep them under contr...
M Z10 months ago
The Hypothetical Confessions of a Border-Jumper II
CRIMINAL, it said. Bold. Large. Glaring. My eyes blurred as I stared at the page. A loud ringing noise started from somewhere deep in my ears, growing ever louder until I was deaf to all else around m...
M Za year ago
The Hypothetical Confessions of a Border-Jumper
This is the outline of how I border jumped into the United Kingdom. Hypothetical outline—of course. No, I didn't range the jungles of Calais and charter a dinghy across perilous waters. I just came ri...
Olivia Ambera year ago
10 'Criminal Minds' Episodes Based on Real Life Serial Killers
These Criminal Minds episodes based on real life serial killers are sure to send chills down your spine. There is nothing quite like hearing the story of a serial killer, and Criminal Minds always doe...
Dee Wolfea year ago
Why I Have Bachelor's in Criminal Justice but Will Never Work in the Field
Growing up, I watched my father put on his badge and holster and go out to “protect” the town. To me, the concept was easy. Good guys. Bad guys. Justice. I was naïve. For most of my life I was naïve. ...
Tide Pod Challenge
Since this is my first writing on here, I want to clarify that this article is all based on my opinion about the current issue we have today, the Tide pod challenge. First, I’d like to say is what is ...
Kat ZombieMoma year ago
An Innocent Child's Debut...
Reader discretion is advised. You see it in movies, read it in the "Share Worthy" posts online, but you never think bad things will happen to you. But then again how could you even prepare yourself fo...
The Crime of Crimes
People have been on the planet Earth for many, many years, and in those many years, there have been thousands and thousands of heinous crimes committed. Those crimes include the following: child and s...
Victoria Leakea year ago
Creepy Neighbor
It happened to me when I was 13 and at an age to where many girls go through body image changes, and I was one of them. I didn't look like other girls my age. I already was well-developed and had the ...
Sarah Eubanksa year ago
Eliminating Bail
Bail is when money is given to the court so a defendant can leave jail until their trial; it's also a promise that the defendant will show up for that trial. But if a defendant cannot afford a thousan...
Gerald Oppugnea year ago
Scariest Cults That Committed Mass Murders
Belief can take people to some maddening levels of hope and loyalty, whether it be by way of drinking poisoned Kool-Aid, ascending to the stars on the back of a comet, or by starving oneself out in a ...
Conor Huftona year ago
Smarter Than They Thought
The city’s changed. The scum of the earth have all swarmed here. They've made the clean, pure soul that once gave this place life dirtier than the sub-human scum that populate it. McDonald’s closed a ...