Category: WTF

The day Zorita and her snake slowed traffic to a crawl in…

The day Zorita and her snake slowed traffic to a crawl in downtown Miami, 1939

Incredible photographs captured Philippe Petit walking on a wire…

Incredible photographs captured Philippe Petit walking on a wire between the two towers of Notre-Dame Cathedral in 1971.

Amazing portraits of Louis Coulon and his 11-foot beard as a…

Amazing portraits of Louis Coulon and his 11-foot beard as a nest for his cats.

In 1938, Harmon “Oscar” Nelson ended his marriage with Bette…

In 1938, Harmon “Oscar” Nelson ended his marriage with Bette Davis. The reason? She read book too much!

30 strange and hilarious vintage feminine hygiene ads from the…

30 strange and hilarious vintage feminine hygiene ads from the early 20 century.

Amy doesn’t need to douche, but she knows I love apricot, lemon,…

Amy doesn’t need to douche, but she knows I love apricot, lemon, strawberry, peach, cherry, raspberry, grape, pomegranate, blueberry and apple.

Here’s a douche advertisement from the 1970s where women are gently reminded of why douching can be good for one’s sex life. A very modern woman for the time, Amy’s nipple and armpit hair can clearly be seen in the ad. Not sure if high right hand is touching himself… but I’m pretty sure this ad wouldn’t get published too many places today.

Scold’s bridle, a metal mask was used to punish mainly women…

Scold’s bridle, a metal mask was used to punish mainly women found gossiping, nagging, brawling with neighbors or lying.

Dr. Young’s ideal rectal dilators were a real thing!

Dr. Young’s ideal rectal dilators were a real thing!

Do you need a lobotomy? Just look at the results from these…

Do you need a lobotomy? Just look at the results from these before and after photo comparisons of lobotomy patients.

Cut or locket? 25 strange and creepy defaced snapshots from the…

Cut or locket? 25 strange and creepy defaced snapshots from the mid-20th century.