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Blood Lust

Some individuals can become excited at the sight of fresh blood. In 1857, a 24-year old vine dresser named Ledger murdered a 12-year old girl in the woods. He admitted that he drank her blood, mutilated her genitals, tore out and ate part of her heart, and buried her remains. Ledger talked about this without […]

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Digesting Blood

If a vampire is supposed to survive exclusively on blood and consume it without vomiting, it makes since that they must adapt to a specific digestive process. Looking at leeches and vampire bats, the idea is plausible. In order to store blood for slow digestion, leeches secrete an antibiotic into its digestive system to prevent […]

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