• Photos of 1955 Atomic Bomb Test

    Some rare and eerie photos of a replica town involved in an atomic bomb test in May 1955, including mannequins used to demonstrate the effects on people. Scorched, male mannequin in suit of dark fabric indicates a...

    • Posted May 31, 2012
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  • Miami Zombie Cannibal and Other Madness in the News

    As evident by the daily dose of deranged on the Cult of Weird Facebook and Twitter pages, there is a never-ending stream of strange things in the news like unidentified creature sightings, bizarre medical anomalies, obscure discoveries...

    • Posted May 31, 2012
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  • Mummified Deer Head

    At least 20+ year old mummified zombie deer head with a 10 point rack. Not Currently Available Cult of Weird on Etsy

    • Posted May 24, 2012
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  • Antique Ice Cleats

    Antique ice cleats, or creepers, were used around the 1880s to the 1920s to to gain traction on frozen ponds or lakes while harvesting ice. Available Now Cult of Weird on Etsy

    • Posted May 24, 2012
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  • Antique Child’s Leg Brace

    Rare child’s leg brace medical device from approximately the 1880s. The hinge at the ankle and knee are rusted and do not move. Found in abandoned log home before it was torn down. Available Now Cult of...

    • Posted May 24, 2012
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  • Vintage Taxidermy Bear Head

    The first offering from the official Cult of Weird shop of oddities and curiosities is this antique taxidermy black bear head mount, most likely from the 1920s or 1930s. Some areas are worn and showing their age...

    • Posted May 24, 2012
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  • Mike the Headless Chicken

    Mike the headless chicken survived the axe and lived to become a star attraction for 18 months before choking to death in 1947.

    • Posted May 21, 2012
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  • Man Arrested at Airport with Roasted Human Fetuses

    Chow Hok Kuen, a British citizen in Bangkok, was recently arrest by Thai police at the airport after they found six roasted human fetuses in his luggage. The infants, between the ages of two and seven months,...

    • Posted May 21, 2012
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  • Chernobyl Abandoned Amusement Park

    The city of Pripyat in the Ukraine was founded in 1970 to house the families of workers at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. It was abandoned in 1986 following the Chernobyl disaster, when the 30-kilometer area around...

    • Posted May 20, 2012
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  • Child’s Skull Before Losing Baby Teeth

    A child’s skull dissected to show placement of the adult teeth in the bone before the baby teeth have fallen out.

    • Posted May 15, 2012
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