September 12th 2008 4:23pm. A Metrolink commuter train with 225 aboard slams into Union Pacific freight train on winding route in Chatsworth. It left 24 people dead and almost 150 injured. On of those who died in that horrible accident was Charles Peck.Medical examination of his body showed that he had died quickly after the collision, almost instantaneously. But for hours after his death, his family received a total of 35 calls from his cell phone. At 9:08PM nearly five hours after th
In Dead Ringers, David Cronenberg tells the chilling story of identical twin gynecologists-suave Elliot & sensitive Beverly, bipolar sides of one personality-who share the same practice, the same apartment, the same women. When a new patient, glamorous actress Claire Niveau, challenges their eerie bond, they descend into a whirlpool of sexual confusion, drugs, and madness. Jeremy Irons’ tour-de-force performance-as both twins-raises disturbing questions about the nature of personal identity.
Part 2: ...Alarming, this made them realize they had been burying people alive. So, they then started a tradition of tying a string on the wrist of the corpse. This string was then thread through the coffin and up through the ground, where it was then tied to a bell. This was great, but also required someone to sit out in the graveyard all night (the “graveyard shift”) to listen for the bell. Thus, someone could be “saved by the bell” or was considered a “dead ringer.”