17th Century "Witch Marks" Discovered On British Estate

Restoration work on Britain's 600-year-old Knole House turned up a most interesting feature hidden beneath the floorboards: "witch marks" or "demon traps," designed to protect the witchcraft-fearing ruler James I from supernatural malevolence. » 12/03/14 6:30pm 12/03/14 6:30pm

Long before V for Vendetta this newspaper seller wore a mustached mask

Alan Moore's comic V for Vendetta (and the subsequent film) inspired members of the group known as Anonymous to cover their faces with Guy Fawkes masks. Back in 1929, this newspaper seller hid his identity with a similarly mustached mask. » 5/25/13 9:00am 5/25/13 9:00am