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Richard Ramirez

The Valley Intruder, The Screen-Door Intruder, The Walk-In Killer, The Night Stalker (that is the best name tbf) – based on a 1972 TV movie and short-lived series about a Las Vegas newspaper reporter investigating a series of murders committed by a vampire. One of 5 kids…..the youngest. His dad wasn’t a US citizen and …

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Gary Ridgway

Gary Ridgeway – Green River Killer Birth and youth Very interesting to see that he ticked many boxes for the ‘profile’ of a youth who may go on to become a ‘worry’ when older. Overbearing Mother who was very prudish as regards sex, and a feckless Father who added very little to the kid in …

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Jeffrey Dahmer

Jeffrey Dahmer’s Early Life Dahmer was born May 21, 1960, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin The first of two sons of Joyce Annette (née Flint), a teletype machine instructor, and Lionel Herbert Dahmer, a Marquette University chemistry student. Dahmer had been an “energetic and happy child” but became notably subdued after double hernia surgery shortly before his …

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The year is 1999

The year is 1999 January 1 – The euro currency is established and the European Central Bank assumes its full powers February 27 – While trying to circumnavigate the world in a hot air balloon, Colin Prescot and Andy Elson set a new endurance record after being aloft for 233 hours and 55 minutes. April …

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The year is 1998

The year is 1998 January 17 – The Drudge Report breaks the story about U.S. President Bill Clinton‘s alleged affair with Monica Lewinsky, which would lead to the House of Representatives‘ impeachment of him. March 1 – Titanic becomes the first film to gross US$1 billion. April 6 – Pakistan tests medium-range missiles capable of …

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The year is 1997

The year is 1997 February 22 – In Roslin, Scotland, scientists announce that an adult sheep named Dolly had been successfully cloned, and was born in July 1996. February 27 – Divorce becomes legal in the Republic of Ireland. March 30 – The Spice Girls launch Britain’s new television channel, Channel 5. May 1 – …

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That was a mistake

After filming Justice League, Warner Brothers realized that a couple of scenes needed to be added. However, Henry Cavill had already begun shooting for a different film, Mission: Impossible – Fallout. This scheduling problem quickly became a hairy situation… Literally. Cavill’s role in his other movie required him to grow a moustache. Paramount didn’t want …

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Today we learned

TIL Shrek was selected for preservation in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant” TIL that slaveholders in the US knew that enslaved people were escaping to Mexico, the U.S. tried to get Mexico to sign a fugitive slave treaty, but Mexico refused to sign such …

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Science Corner

We are a Quite The Thing Media original podcast, hosted on Captivate & recorded on SquadCast. Wrong Term Memory has joined forces with our local sponsor Pie Sports and will be giving away pie packages to lucky winners over the coming weeks and months (open to UK residents only). To enter, look out for our …

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The year is 1996

Wrong Term Memory has joined forces with our local sponsor Pie Sports and will be giving away pie packages to lucky winners over the coming weeks and months (open to UK residents only). To enter, look out for our #WTMpies posts on Twitter and reply on the thread. It really is that simple. If you …

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