A Full Guide of the History of our Weird World

It shouldn’t come as any surprise to you at this point, but we love weird facts and history here at Malorie’s Adventures! From weird science that you just have to see to believe to the study of the human consciousness to the weird history that actually happened and beyond, we’re all about it. In fact, we’ve published so much of it, that we thought it would be a good idea to bring it all together in one place for you. From our love of Bonnie and Clyde to our love of strange artifacts and ancient religions, we give you a full guide to the history of our weird world!

Our Weird World: Weird Facts and History

My love of weird history came from reading Blanche Caldwell Barrow’s book about her life with Bonnie and Clyde, so naturally I became enthralled to hear more about them.

Read Here for Little Known Facts about Bonnie and Clyde.

And Read Here to See How You Can See the Bonnie and Clyde Death Car.

And if you like reading about prisoners and great escapes, check out these Stories of Real Inmates Who Vanished from Alcatraz.

In other weird world news, the strange historical tale of Roanoke’s Vanishing Colony is something you should definitely read about if you haven’t and if you didn’t know that Lighthouses Have Unique Flashing Patterns, you should definitely read about that, too!

For those who love the weird world of secret societies and the unexplained, these articles are for you:

Unexplained Objects Throughout History

Secret Societies

More About Secret Societies

Read about a Babylonian Priest Who Wrote About Real Mermaids Here!

And I definitely encourage you to read about my mentor into the Explorer’s Club who Exposed a Zombie Drug Conspiracy in Haiti!

Weird Traditions

Another topic we can’t ignore when talking about the weird history of our world is strange traditions and festivals!

The Strangest Traditions that Exist

The Strangest Traditions Part 2

Weird Festival Celebrated in September

Best Summer Food Festivals

Strange Esoteric Festivals

And on a fun legal side of all of this, check out these Weird Laws that Actually Existed! And These Weird Laws. And did you know that these Cities Were Forced to Change their Names?

Weird World Holidays

These weird holidays that actually exist are also fun to read about!

The Weirdest Holidays

The Weirdest Winter Holidays

Dark Holidays

Unmasking Halloween Traditions

The History of Halloween

The Occult Origins of Thanksgiving

The Dark History of Thanksgiving

The Occult Origins of Christmas

Weird Folklore

I feel I couldn’t bring up weird history without discussing the strange myths and folklore ancient civilizations used to believe.

Exploring Balkan Folklore

Haunted Tales of Ancient Greece

Mythical Creatures and Their Rational Explanations

German Folklore

The Seven Gates of Guinee and Voodoo Beliefs

And I felt it appropriate to give a whole mini section here to vampires and Vlad Tepes III (also known as Dracula) who was discovered to have ACTUALLY cried bloody tears in a strange twist of scientific discovery this year!

A Greek Vampire Legend

Vampire Legends in Eastern Europe

Vlad Tepes’s Legacy in Sighisoara

Staying the Night in Bran Castle

I hope you enjoyed my recap of all things weird! We have plenty more on the way and until then, stay weird!

Malorie Mackey is an actress, published author, and adventurer. Malorie grew up in Richmond, Virginia where she loved sports, the outdoors, animals, and all forms of art. She took to acting at a young age, so it was no surprise when she decided to go to college for theatre. While in college, Malorie studied body movement with the DAH Theatre in Belgrade, Serbia, voice in Herefordshire, England with Frankie Armstrong, and the business of theatre in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Malorie moved from the East Coast to Los Angeles after receiving her BFA in Theatre Performance from Virginia Commonwealth University. Upon arriving in LA, Malorie participated in the Miss California USA 2011 Pageant where she won the “Friend’s Choice” Award (by popular vote) and received a beautiful award for it.

While living on the West Coast, Malorie accumulated over 40 acting credits working on a variety of television shows, web series, and indie films, such as the sci-fi movie “Dracano,” the Biography Channel show “My Haunted House,” the tv pilot “Model Citizen” with Angie Everhart, and the award-winning indie film “Amelia 2.0.”

Throughout her experiences, Malorie found a love for travel and adventure, having journeyed to over a dozen countries experiencing unique locations. From the lush jungles of the Sierra Madre mountain range to the Arctic Circle in Finnish Lapland, Malorie began adventuring and writing about her unique travels. These travel excerpts can be found on VIVA GLAM Magazine, in Malorie’s Adventure Blog, in Malorie’s adventure show: “Weird World Adventures” and in the works for her full-length travel book.

In 2022, Malorie was thrilled to become a member of the Explorer’s Club through her work on scientific travel. Her experiences volunteering on archaeological and anthropological expeditions as well as with animal conservation allowed her entry into the exclusive club. Since then, Malorie has focused more on scientific travel.

Malorie’s show “Weird World Adventures” releases on Amazon Prime Video in the Spring of 2024! Stay tuned as Malorie brings the strangest wonders of the world to you!

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