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by CodingStrategies on December 8th, 2017
In The Tell-Tale Heart, author Edgar Allen Poe outlines a story of madness and death. An old man was described by an acquaintance as having “the eye of a vulture – a pale blue eye, with a film over it.” For that reason alone, the unstable associate decides to kill him. In his madness, he spends a week being kind to the old man while stalking his waking and sleeping hours. On his eighth midnight visit, the dreadful eye is perceived by the light of the...
by CodingStrategies on November 24th, 2017
Every American knows about Thanksgiving Day, right? Like the part where then-President Thomas Jefferson thought making it a national holiday was “a...
by CodingStrategies on November 17th, 2017
The Ottoman Empire was created by Turkish tribes in Asia Minor, and grew to be an imperial power during the 15th and 16th centuries. The Ottoman...
by CodingStrategies on November 10th, 2017
In March 2017, a lawyer in a Miami, Florida courtroom prepared to deliver closing arguments in an arson case. According to newspaper reports, he was...
by CodingStrategies on October 27th, 2017
For hundreds of years, people have believed in ghosts; they appear in ancient literature, plays and movies. In folklore, a ghost is the spirit of a...