The Black Monk of Pontefract

An undressed twin bed in a dark bedroom.

The Black Monk of Pontefract is one of the most notorious poltergeists in Europe. Infamous for many reasons, the ghost’s reputation has been immortalised through its pranks, violent actions, and a 2012 horror film. The History One day young Diane Pritchard was minding her own business in her home at 30 East Drive, Pontefract, England. It was […]

Is Pepsi Soda Worth 17 Submarines and 3 Warships? The Russians Thought So

A hand holding an unopened vintage bottle of Pepsi Cola.

Sometimes the only way to quench your thirst is to trade 17 submarines and 3 warships for Pepsi cola. Which is exactly what the Soviet Union gave Pepsi in return for their soda. READ: 7 Reasons Why Tiny Homes Will Help the Homeless Crisis What started as probably the best example of product placement the […]