Joe Metheny was one of the six children within the Metheny family.
Born March 2nd, 1955, in Essex, Maryland, Joe had a troubled upbringing.
At the age of six, Joe’s alcoholic father was killed in a car accident in West Virginia.
His father’s passing left Joe’s family scrambling to make ends meet.
As a result, his mother was forced to work long hours on multiple jobs to feed her family.
Having worked as a barmaid, a waitress, and a food truck driver, she managed to provide her children with the resources to live a normal life.
Or at least that’s…
Back when the internet was invented, people regarded it as a groundbreaking technology.
However, no one could have ever foreseen to what extent it would ultimately impact the world.
Particularly, in this day and age, the majority of the world’s population utilizes it daily in some way or another.
While most internet users browse the web for entertainment, informative content, and shopping, others have found ways to capitalize on it.
And no, I'm not referring to the typical online jobs, like Instagram models and so on.
Some individuals have managed to build quite fruitful online careers in some ‘‘peculiar’’ ways…
The 23-year-old Peter Manfredonia was a senior at the University of Connecticut and a 2015 graduate of Newtown High School.
At the time, Manfredonia was in a ‘‘one-sided’’ relationship with a Willington woman. (her name hasn’t been disclosed to the public)
However, on May 18, 2020, after finding out that Manfredonia had hacked into her social media accounts, she decided to end their so-called ‘‘relationship.’’
Yet, Manfredonia continued stalking the woman's social media accounts even after their breakup.
So, on May 20, 2020, she let Manfredonia know, via text, that hacking into someone else’s account was illegal.
Manfredonia didn’t respond.
Zachary T. Latham, an 18-year-old teenager, who had previously served as a national guard private in New Jersey, lived with his grandparents in Vineland.
At the age of 16, Latham acquired a Corvette sports car which he regularly drove recklessly around his neighborhood. (reaching speeds of over 100mph)
Bothered by his behavior, Latham’s neighbors William and Catherine Durham confronted him about it. Latham, pressed by his grandparents, eventually apologized to the Durham family and promised to drive more carefully in the future.
However, the initial confrontation with the Durhams didn’t seem to faze Latham as his careless driving continued.
Ever since Tesla popularised electric vehicles with the Model S release, back in 2013, the EV market has been growing exponentially. With rumors of electric vehicles outselling most gas-powered ones in the not-so-distant future, more and more automakers are starting to shift their focus towards EVs. Along with EVs, another innovation that’s slowly starting to ‘‘gain traction’’ amongst the automotive industry is autopilot technology.
While for most automotive companies, fully automated vehicles remain a concept, Tesla has already equipped its newer models with full self-driving capabilities. However, despite Tesla constantly bragging about its autopilot feature’s reliability, consumers remain mainly skeptical…
The majestic state of Hawaii is a widely known tourist location, with thousand visiting it each year. Whether it is for its crystal clear beaches or the palm tree full shorelines, it’s undeniable that Hawaii’s a tourist paradise. As ludicrous as it may seem, though, there’s a good chance a ruthless killer is roaming around the breathtaking state’s landscapes. The same murderer that abruptly ended the life of 19-year-old Lisa Au, nearly 40 years ago.
In 1982, the (at the time) 19-year-old Lisa Au, was employed as a hairdresser at a hair salon in Kailua (a town located on the…
There exists a popular saying which states that ‘money is what makes the world go round’. Humans always craved upon materialistic wealth, with many frequently portraying it as the main way of achieving happiness. What happens, though, when someone’s greed overruns their humanness? Spryridoula’s story proves that, more often than not, money serves as the root of all evil rather than anything else.
The Greek civil war, which lasted between 1946 and 1949, left the country in much distress. With over 25.000 deaths and many of its infrastructure destroyed, the Greek government began a long-lasting national operation, aimed at getting…
Nobody can deny the fact that the World Wide Web was a groundbreaking invention. It is estimated that over 60% of the world’s population has access to it and is, likely, using it on a daily basis. Though, due to its extensive popularity and the partial anonymity it provides its users with, it is frequently used by individuals with malicious intents in mind.
The mystery of ‘Alex From Tennessee’ serves as a prime example of the web’s, often forgettable, darker side.
On April 24th 2013, an Anonymous 4Chan user (also known as Anon2q8E) uploaded a rather bizarre post on the…
Nowadays, the internet has established itself as an essential tool of nearly everyone’s daily life. Despite both the web’s usefulness and usableness for the world, there exists plenty of conspiracy theories that question its credibility. Erratas can likely be credited as the most disturbing one of those.
Erratas ( often misspelled ‘Eratas’ to avoid detection ), is the name of an alleged computer algorithm that is said to conduct data surveillance of anyone that searches for that particular word on the web, while also leaving no traces of itself behind. Many suggest that the data collected by the algorithm is…
There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind. — C. S. Lewis
As 2020 is coming to its inevitable close, it is a great time to start looking ahead of you for ways to improve yourself. So why don’t you begin with the most essential element of your life: Your mental health.
Thus, here are some methods to aid you in commencing your journey.
You probably have thought about this one before. Perhaps you didn’t have much time to devote to it, though. Well, why don’t you free up some space in your dense agenda and…