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The Chinese tradition of binding the feet of women who could afford the procedure and then afford not having to actually stand for more than a few minutes at a time started in the 10th century and was still practiced until the early 20th century by all classes of women whose husbands greatly enjoyed these tiny lotus-shaped feet. During the Qing dynasty, it was even common practice to involve bound feet in sexual acts, adding to the desire of men wanting women with bound feet. Before the arch…

Alice Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt’s eldest daughter, who not only cut her wedding cake with a sword, defied all the conventions of her day regarding women, and who  also had a pillow embroidered with her most famous quote on her couch; “If you haven’t got anything good to say about anybody, come sit next to me.” 1902

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The Boob Washer

The Boob Washer - Here we have a strange gizmo for women, who for some reason incomprehensible for the rest of us, wanted to wash their breasts without the inconvenience of washing the rest of the body.

when the fairy tale ends, real life begins. Disturbing.


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B*tch please, I'm immortal


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Vampire Woman, Who Prefers to be Called Jaguar Woman, Got Her First Tattoo at 14

Maria Jose Cristerna, a mother of four, tattoo artist and former lawyer, poses for a photograph in Guadalajara March 8, 2012. Cristerna, dubbed “Vampire Woman,” prefers to be identified as “Jaguar Woman.” #tattoo #body #mod #modification

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50 Unexplainable Black & White Photos

50 Unexplainable Black & White Photos; Guess she has a thing for skeletons...spare the boner jokes!


17 Images You Won't Believe Aren't Photoshopped (Part 6)

Lots of toes

the curious case of a real-life Benjamin Button, with a twist. A Brazilian woman, who has neither aged, nor is getting any younger. Born on May 7, 1981, Maria Audete do Nascimento still has the body of a baby.

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Russian Surgeon who did his own Surgery – Brave Act

In 1961, Leonid Rogozov, 27, was the only surgeon in the Soviet Antarctic Expedition. During the expedition, he felt severe pain in the stomach and had a high fever. Rogozov examined himself and discovered that his appendix was inflamed and could burst at any time. With a local anesthesia, he operated himself to remove the appendix. An engineer and a meteorologist assisted surgery.

Meth addict picked a sore all the way to the bone. - absolutely shocking, if this isn't a wake up call not to use Meth, I don't know what is! 'Pharma' is in the Bible but under another word that means pharma. Pertaining to the last days.

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Giants in Ohio: The Hidden History of the Human Race!

Giant human skeleton

Discreet Odor Neutralizer Pads Never be embarrassed by “escaped” gas again. This is real.

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41 People You Won't Believe Actually Exist

This girl who is also a cat. | 42 People You Won't Believe Actually Exist