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Hooded Inmate. Eastern State Penitentiary was the world's first true "Penitentiary." In order to encourage penitence - or true regret - in the hearts of criminals, inmates would spend their entire sentence in solitary confinement. On the rare occasion when an inmate left his cell, a hood was placed over his head to ensure his identity would remain anonymous. Ideally, no inmate would ever see the face of another inmate.

Tapeworm causes : Drinking or consuming food that has been polluted with waste material or feces from a tapeworm or a person, you tend to get tapeworm...


Tapeworm eggs discovered in 270 million year old fossil shark feces

Tapeworm eggs found in ancient shark poop suggests these parasites may have plagued animals for much longer than previously thought, scientists find.