Something Offbeat

Something Offbeat

Something Offbeat

CATEGORY: News
What’s the deeper story behind that weird headline you forwarded to your friends or shared at the watercooler? We ask questions to gain grounded insight into the stranger news of the week.
  1. June 13, 2022
    10 min
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    A public autopsy: How a fascination with death shows our darkest impulses
    It’s not hard to find gruesome, macabre images or videos – they’re on TV, in horror movies and online. But what if you wanted to see them in person? Through a series of donations and transactions, the body of a…
  2. June 13, 2022
    13 min
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    An expensive office party: The cost of disregarding mental health
    We all know office parties can be a drag, but for some, they can be more than uncomfortable. Recently, a court awarded a man who suffers from an anxiety disorder $450,000 for being subjected to an unwanted offi…

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