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History
4.5m viewsHorrible Torture Methods That Have Been Used Primarily on WomenThroughout history, the ways women have been tortured at the hands of the men who tried to control them will send a shiver down yo...
Torture
1.4m views12 Jaw-Droppingly Evil Torture Devices Used Throughout HistoryWARNING: DISTURBING DESCRIPTIONS BELOW Humans are incredibly creative when it comes to torture and humiliation, as surviving arti...
WWII
1.1m viewsUnbelievably Inhumane Japanese Torture Methods Used During World War IIMany nations committed many terrible acts during WWII. However, Japanese transgressions in that period stand out as especially hor...
Death
1.3m viewsHistorical Immurement: People Who Were Bricked Up Or Buried AliveImmurement, or the complete enclosure of a human being into a small space with no escape, was historically a common form of punish...
History
243.9k views6 Exceedingly Strange, WTF Torture Methods From HistoryIt’s a wonder the kinds of brutality man visits on those viewed as dangerous or different. Perhaps even more startling is the trem...
Torture
182.8k views10 Horrifyingly Cruel Torture Methods Used During The Spanish InquisitionThe Spanish Inquisition was carried out under the order of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain in 1478. The purpose of the ...
Torture
1.9m views15 Historical Torture Methods Designed To Make The Pain Last As Long As PossibleIn the rich tapestry that is human history, humankind sure has come up with some imaginative and time-consuming ways to end people...
Torture
165.2k views7 Excruciating Facts About What It Feels Like To Be Tortured On Stretching RacksThe medieval era was full of a great deal of pain and misery. Some of that was due to poverty and some to disease, but much of it ...
Torture
8.4k votersThe Most Horrific Types of Medieval TortureThis list of gross torture methods used in medieval times proves how these medieval torture devices were some of the most sadistic...
History
111.4k views10 Brutal Facts About How Sadistically Painful Crucifixion IsIf you've ever heard of crucifixion and really thought about it, you've probably said to yourself: "Jesus Christ, that seems like ...
Torture
126.6k viewsTorture Techniques from Anderson Prison, The Scariest Place in the Civil WarThe Anderson Prison, also known as the Andersonville Prison or Camp Sumter, was home to some of the unluckiest soldiers of the Civ...
History
96.1k views10 Horrifying Stories Of Torture From The Spanish InquisitionWhen most people think of the Spanish Inquisition, they typically think of torture (or Monty Python), and for good reason. Between...
Health
54.4k views10 Terrifying Facts and Rumors About Drugs Used as Torture DevicesFrom the vintage kitsch of Reefer Madness to the harrowing dystopia of Jacob's Ladder, "drugs-as-torture-method" is a theme that's...
Human Body
18.3k viewsIs Getting Waterboarded Really Like Drowning?Many people are aware of the basic nature of waterboarding torture, but most are oblivious when it comes to what happens when some...