Christopher Myers

Christopher Myers

Atlanta, Georgia - United States website

A master of all things horror and Halloween. An expert on beer, from the taste to the brewing process. Also an expert on cartoons, anime, cinema, Japan, history, philosophy, and government. As a Journalism graduate from the University of Florida, he spends the fall watching football (both college and pro). He spends the rest of his free time home brewing, playing board games, and most of all watching Netflix.

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  1. How The Samurai Went Extinct

    How The Samurai Went Extinct

    The samurai were some of the most awe-inspiring warriors the world has ever known. Fiercely loyal to their lords, they would rather kill themselves than face ...
  2. +vote The Nastiest Decapitations in Horror Movies

    The Nastiest Decapitations in Horror Movies

    723 votes
    Decapitation is an age-old staple of the horror genre. It's is a quick, visceral, sensationalist way to kill a character that can both shock and satisfy and ...
  3. Vatican II Radically Transformed The Catholic Church Forever

    Vatican II Radically Transformed The Catholic Church Forever

    The Second Vatican Council, known also as Vatican II, was the 21st ecumenical council, and it was called for by Pope John XXIII in 1959. The Council itself began ...
  4. What Actually Happens To A Body In A Crematorium

    What Actually Happens To A Body In A Crematorium

    Have you ever wondered what really happens during a cremation? How does a crematorium even work? Well, wonder no more! Here is a step-by-step explanation of the ...
  5. +vote The Creepiest Japanese Monsters & Demons (and the Stories Behind Them)

    The Creepiest Japanese Monsters & Demons (and the Stories Behind Them)

    1,344 votes
    Japanese lore is dense with  yokai, supernatural beings that come in many forms. These  creatures - call them demons - might be monsters, ghosts, or ...
  6. The Tale of The Japanese Author Who Botched A Coup D'etat And Committed Seppeku

    The Tale of The Japanese Author Who Botched A Coup D'etat And Committed Seppeku

    Far from your everyday crazy person who pines for notoriety, Yukio Mishima was one of the most influential authors of post-war Japan. And here's fact number ...
  7. 11 Things Everyone Thinks About The Great Depression That Are Totally Wrong

    11 Things Everyone Thinks About The Great Depression That Are Totally Wrong

    The Great Depression was the worst economic downturn in American history. Countless books and historical explorations have focused on the era, but, somehow, myths ...
  8. What Was The Political Situation In Jerusalem Like When Jesus Arrived?

    What Was The Political Situation In Jerusalem Like When Jesus Arrived?

    Let's face facts: Jesus was, and continues to be one of the most influential people in history. Seriously, just look at these Jesus-based memes. We're ...
  9. What Happened Immediately After the Bombs Were Dropped on Japan

    What Happened Immediately After the Bombs Were Dropped on Japan

    At the end of WWII, Japan was in nearly total devastation, and the civilians who remained loyal to their country and Emperor were having a particularly difficult ...
  10. 9 Theories About The Existence Red Rooms, Live-Streaming Platforms For Torture

    9 Theories About The Existence Red Rooms, Live-Streaming Platforms For Torture

    Allegedly, red rooms are some of the most horrific places on the deep web. Now, this is not your standard type of creepy, Internet website - red ...
  11. The Horrifying And Lethal Experiments Of Unit 731

    The Horrifying And Lethal Experiments Of Unit 731

    In World War Two, Japan created a top secret project named Unit 731 which sought to learn more about human physiology. Officially called the Epidemic Prevention ...
  12. +vote 16 Tricks to Help You Defeat the More Experienced Catan Players in Your Life

    16 Tricks to Help You Defeat the More Experienced Catan Players in Your Life

    371 votes
    When you're sitting on a meager five victory points, holding 10 sheep that you just can't unload, and watching your friend hit longest road for the Settlers ...
  13. 15 Weird, Unexpected Realities of Life in Japan Right After WWII

    15 Weird, Unexpected Realities of Life in Japan Right After WWII

    The end of World War 2 marked a massive transition in the culture, government, and society of Japan. Life in post-war Japan was difficult. The country was ravaged, ...
  14. 10 Brutal Facts About How Sadistically Painful Crucifixion Is

    10 Brutal Facts About How Sadistically Painful Crucifixion Is

    If you've ever heard of crucifixion and really thought about it, you've probably said to yourself: "Jesus Christ, that seems like an incredibly painful ...
  15. +vote The Scariest Stories From Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark

    The Scariest Stories From Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark

    4,098 votes
    Dim the lights and gather 'round, because here we have the best of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. These are stories you might remember from your ...
  16. The Truth Behind Haitian Voodoo Zombie Practices

    The Truth Behind Haitian Voodoo Zombie Practices

    Haitian Voodoo (or Voodou) is a religion unlike any other. And while zombies are not necessarily a mainstay of Haitian Voodoo, many practitioners believe ...
  17. 4 Facts That Prove Godzilla Is The Most Thoughtful Movie About Nuclear War Ever

    4 Facts That Prove Godzilla Is The Most Thoughtful Movie About Nuclear War Ever

    A great monster movie is about much more than creatures. Monsters are the embodiment of a society's fears, metaphors for the very real but abstract forces ...
  18. The Remarkable Tale Of Yasuke, An African Slave Who Became The First Foreign Samurai

    The Remarkable Tale Of Yasuke, An African Slave Who Became The First Foreign Samurai

    If you've ever played the video game Nioh, you might have noticed a tall, ax-wielding, black samurai named Yasuke. Maybe you're a fan of the Afro Samurai ...
  19. +vote The Best Haunted Attractions Around the World

    The Best Haunted Attractions Around the World

    112 votes
    Fall is the Halloween season, and as the weather turns the monsters and madmen come out to play. Each year thousands of haunted attractions open their doors to the ...
  20. The Insanely Violent Life Of The Greatest Samurai Of All Time

    The Insanely Violent Life Of The Greatest Samurai Of All Time

    There are many famous samurai and many great stories of samurai doing some seriously badass things. A careful examination of the facts suggests the award for ...
  21. 17 Notorious Ghosts And Their Intensely Horrific Origin Stories

    17 Notorious Ghosts And Their Intensely Horrific Origin Stories

    While there are no shortage of ghost stories about spectral children or a wailing woman in white, this collection of ghosts with the scariest origin stories stands ...
  22. +vote 14 Deliberately Evil Historical Punishments Designed To Be More Painful Than Death

    14 Deliberately Evil Historical Punishments Designed To Be More Painful Than Death

    1,012 votes
    There are many things worse than dying in this world. To paraphrase an idiom, everyone dies, but not everyone has their organs removed as they watch, ...
  23. +vote The Nastiest Eyeball Gore Scenes From Horror Movies

    The Nastiest Eyeball Gore Scenes From Horror Movies

    271 votes
    Something about eyeball gore just feels particularly disturbing. Since the eye is such a sensitive and vulnerable part of the body, people typically rush ...
  24. 13 Ways Authoritative Figures Publicly Displayed Bodies to Scare People

    13 Ways Authoritative Figures Publicly Displayed Bodies to Scare People

    Subjugatin' ain't easy. You can't just show up and expect everyone to give you their stuff and obey what you say. People ask inconvenient questions like, ...
  25. +vote The Creepiest Wikipedia Pages

    The Creepiest Wikipedia Pages

    10,379 votes
    The annals of Wikipedia are full of some seriously creepy stuff.  As the makeshift source for all human knowledge, Wikipedia has plenty ...

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