Friday, December 5, 2008

Strange Thongs Today In History

From the Coast To Coast feature "Today In Strangeness"

On this date in 1484, Pope Innocent VIII issued the Summis Desiderantes, a decree which officially recognized witches and gave permission for the Inquisition to begin rooting out those practicing witchcraft.
Also, in 1945, five Navy Avenger torpedo bombers, designated Flight 19, disappeared in the Bermuda Triangle. Followed by the disappearance of the flight sent to check on them.


Meekiyu said...

erfs so that's how the witchhunts started hmm =/

Rosebud Collection said...

Hey, do you get the coast to coast email? I do..kind of fun to read..