You may remember way back in 1997, also known as “The Beforetime” before 9/11, when there was an episode of Pokemon that was blamed for giving kids seizures. This gave an idea to the US military, who then went on to research the idea of creating a weapon that would induce seizures in the enemy.
When Furbies were flying off store shelves, Hasbro tried to give kids a different option when it came to horrifying little robot pets. Yes, more horrifying than the original Furby, there was also Shelby, a bearded clam version. DEAR GOD.
Seventeen years ago, lawyer Johnnie Cochran made what many jurors saw as the most damning case against the case of murder against OJ Simpson— “If the glove doesn’t fit, you must acquit” he said. And as OJ tried to put on the black leather glove found at the murder scene, it appeared to be too small. But now, a former OJ prosecutor claims Cochran tampered with the glove to make it too small on the inside for Simpson’s hand.