Some of their homecomings were as baffling as their disappearances

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Having a loved one go missing and never knowing what happened to them must be the ultimate torture. The uncertainty causes the families of the missing unable to find peace with their loss. They want to have hope that their loved one is still alive somewhere and will return to…

“The Kiss of Life” by Rocco Morabito / Source

The incredible story behind the iconic photo

In July 1967 in Jacksonville, FL, photographer Rocco Morabito was driving along West 26th Street, headed to an assignment. He passed a couple of linemen with the Jacksonville Electric Authority completing routine maintenance on a utility pole. On his way back from his assignment, it crossed his mind to stop…

The first installment of some of the most laughable and awkward sites in the U.S.

City of Tightwad

Living the South, I’m no stranger to unusual and hard to pronounce town names. I have been to Burnt Corn, Slapout, and Smut Eye — and still giggle every time I see them. Here are some of the weirdest town names from around the United States!

The Gang’s All Here!

Ding Dong, Texas


I never would have had success on this platform had I not created this critical writing tool

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I began my writing journey with Medium. I spent the first few months simply reading other writers’ stories and learning the ropes. As much as we complain about “How to Write on Medium” articles, they were how I learned in the beginning. …

Kassondra O'Hara

7 time Top Writer ~ Working mom who uses her curiosity to fuel the curiosities of others ~ Writes mostly history and true crime

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