Horrendous Torture Methods From the Past

Nov 21, 2015 at 9:43 am |
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Now That's Gotta' Hurt.

History is pretty weird. One of the good things about studying history, however, is learning just how far we’ve come.

One of the most shocking things we can learn from the past aside from misguided beliefs was just how and why we killed certain people.

The following slideshow contains some of the most nightmarish devices you’ve ever seen. It’s hard to believe that people even thought of these in the first place! Let’s just say once you’re done looking at them, you’re going to be on your best behavior…

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Hint: You sat on this. (Source: Twitter @TheAlderWoman)

Start the slideshow below to see the most horrendous torture methods from the past, and then SHARE to spook your friends!

Just the name of some of these is torture enough…

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