Or, the scam-filled spooky saga of the Fox Sisters.
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Or, Catherine de Medici and the return of weird and wacky ways to poison someone.
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Or, a full essay shouting about Grigori Orlov because I am surprisingly passionate about this apparently.
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Or, a rousing game of "would I kick this historical figure into a lake?"
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Or, why I'm lifting my usual "no serial killers" rule to talk about Jane Toppan.
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2
Or, the story of Jack Black, verifiable ferret weirdo.
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Or, why Catalina de Erauso might be my dirtbaggiest dirtbag yet.
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Or, why Blackbeard was the Lady Gaga of the early 18th century.
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Or, really just 1,300 words about how much Thomas Seymour sucks.
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Or, how Lydia Pinkham grifted her way into millions of dollars and also my heart.
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Or, the absolute unhinged energy of Saint Olga of Kyiv
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Or, a Hans Christian Andersen mini-episode because my brain is mashed potatoes this week.
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