10 Most Evil Women in History

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We all tend to focus on the evil men in the world and forget some of the truly evil women that have lived. I hope to correct that with this list. Here we have not just serial killers, but other utterly despicable women who have caused tragedy in many people’s lives. So, without further ado, here are the top 10 most evil women in history.

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What Does the Easter Bunny Have To Do With Easter?

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There’s no story in the Bible about a long-eared, cotton-tailed creature known as the Easter Bunny. Neither is there a passage about young children painting eggs or hunting for baskets overflowing with scrumptious Easter goodies.

And real rabbits certainly don’t lay eggs.

So why are these traditions so ingrained in Easter Sunday? And what do they have to do with the resurrection of Jesus?

Well, nothing.

Human Skull Binding and Trephination

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Trephined Human Skull – This 1200 year old skull originates from the Tuanacen tribe of Bolivia. The practice of head binding to create an elongated skull and trephination date back nearly 9000 years. Trephination was the process of removing a section of skull to relieve pressure caused by the binding process or to allow access to the brain. Surprisingly, patients survived these primitive surgeries as is evidenced by the healed bone edges.

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‘Woman X’ and the Pinky Swear

Genetic material pulled from a pinky finger bone found in a Siberian cave shows a new and unknown type of pre-human lived alongside modern humans and Neanderthals, scientists reported on Wednesday.

The creature, nicknamed “Woman X” for the time being, could have lived as recently as 30,000 years ago and appears only distantly related to modern humans or Neanderthals, the researchers reported.

“And it would have lived near to both modern humans and Neanderthals. “There were at least three  different forms of humans in this area 40,000 years ago,” Paabo said.”