We all know that a prison holds the most fearsome and vilest criminals humanity has ever produced. But have you ever heard of a prison containing such notorious and dangerous inmates that even jail guards fear entering the premises? Not yet? Well then, it’s time you learn about El Salvador’s Penas Ciudad Barrios, which houses the members of the Mara Salvatrucha street gang.
Located in one of the most violent countries in the world, Penas Ciudad Barrios currently holds 2500 inmates which is in excess of its original capacity of 800. Inside its walls, the notorious street gang Mara Salvatrucha or MS-13 is in control, running a bakery, rehab center, hospital, and workshops.
Majority of the inmates in Penas Ciudad Barrios are from the slums or the barrios.
Penas Ciudad Barrios currently holds 2500 inmates, majority of which are members of the notorious gang MS-13
Working out int he gym and playing football in the field are the only means of exercise inside the prison.
“Rape, control, kill”- this is the motto of MS 13, a gang heavily involved in drugs and illegal arms dealing. Known for being merciless and their knack for doling out cruel retribution to opposing gangs, members of MS-13 are allowed to roam and rule freely inside the prison, with all the prison guards and the police staying outside the perimeter just to ensure that no prisoner escapes.
The gang members are heavily tattooed, their inks telling stories of crimes and their allegiances.
Some tattoos also indicate the names of the loved ones they’ve lost.
After seeing those photos and hearing their stories, it’s no wonder the prison guards stay out of their way.
People From Thailand Are Adopting Creepy Haunted Dolls For Luck and Prosperity
Look Thep dolls are said to bring prosperity and luck – and they’re also believed to be possessed by dead children’s spirits.
There’s just something about Look Thep dolls that just gives me the creeps. They may appear like ordinary dolls on the outset but if you stare long enough, you know they're the stuff of nightmares!
Apparently, people in Thailand are “adopting” these dolls and are cradling, feeding, and dressing them up like real children. What makes things terrifying though is the fact that these are haunted dolls that are believed to bring luck, prosperity, and happiness to its owner.
Dead children’s spirits are invited to possess the Look Thep dolls through ancient rituals.
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The following is a collection of amusing “Closed” signs that will either leave you confused or make you laugh out loud.
Imagine this: you're on your way to your favorite coffee shop after a tiring day at work and you don't want to do anything but drown your stress in caffeine and pastries. But lo and behold, when you reach the shop you see it's completely dark and there's an ominous sign up front, saying, "The shop will be closed until unicorns can be proven to exist". Frustrating, right? But when you think about it, it's pretty funny too.
The following is a collection of amusing "Closed" signs that will either leave you confused or make you laugh out loud.
Someone needs to be potty-trained.
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Do aliens exist? From the enigmatic hieroglyphs etched in Peru's Nazca Desert to the alleged spaceship that crashed in Roswell, scientists and ordinary people have done their fair share of investigations just to prove (and disprove) the existence of extraterrestrial beings.
Who could blame them? Until now there have been reports of unidentified flying objects (UFOs) and mysterious lights that appear in the sky. Of course, aside from saying that the UFO is just another weather balloon, nobody can fully explain these phenomena. Moreover, people still want to believe that there are more advanced life forms in the universe than us.
Last August 27, 2015, another strange occurrence was filmed by a group of people and it was uploaded by YouTube user Flibuster One. In the footage, you'll see lights descending and hovering in the sky, giving the audience some thrill as they watch the "show".
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