This is the newsreel that ran after the Titanic sank in 1912

To commemorate the one-hundredth anniversary of the Titanic's sinking, British Pathe has released the original newsreel that ran following the maritime disaster (the music is a new addition). Witness survivors arriving in New York City and long-distance radio pioneer Guglielmo Marconi receiving accolades for inventing … » 4/02/12 3:00pm 4/02/12 3:00pm

Watch a woman become possessed by the mystical powers of water

In 1954, British Pathe — whose Youtube channel brought us those ghastly dead kitten dioramas — did this amazing segment on Catherine Bent, a water diviner whose gift gave her the gait of a woman possessed. Clearly, Ms. Bent was on the payroll of the Ministry of Silly Walks.

Thanks, Precious Roy!
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