In understanding human nature, it is important and perhaps necessary to look at the dark side of humanity. This allows us to understand the spectrum that people fall on and study why a certain person may commit atrocities. This is perhaps why we tend to have a fascination with serial killers. When it comes to studying these serial killers, there are always some whose reputation stands the test of time. Countless books have been written and documentaries made about the serial killers below, so read on to learn which are three of the most infamous serial killers to ever live.
The Zodiac Killer
The zodiac killer set the tone in terms of what we think of related to serial killers for cerebral and leave clues. There is often the idea that a serial killer actually wants to get caught or that they play a cat and mouse game with authorities. The zodiac killer exemplified this in spades, leaving puzzles, riddles, symbols and some of the most intricate traces at the scene of every crime. This is why this killer goes down as one of the most intriguing ever in New York State.
Ted Bundy is one of the most infamous serial killers due to the fact that he took his monstrousness never before seen heights by actually performing sexual acts on his victims. He was a necrophile whose acts are considered some of the most darkest in terms of serial killing.
Jack the Ripper
Jack the Ripper is a serial killer who lived in London in the 1800s and was infamous for killing several London prostitutes over a three-year span. He has had many imitators over the years and is one of the most deadly killers in London history.
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The OJ Simpson Trial was literally the trial of the 21st century. But little do people know the mass media surrounding this trial is connected to the mass media that is now following around The Kardashians. Without this trial, the Kardashians wouldn’t require “keeping up with.” Let’s dive into these three points to get a better understanding of how this took place.
1. He was friends with and represented by Robert Kardashian
The first piece of the puzzle to understand is that O.J. Simpson was very good friends with Robert Kardashian. Robert was O.J.’s confidant and was a participant on the dream team legal defense team that was put together in order to represent him. Robert would eventually die, but the link between the families was what brought the Kardashian family to prominence in the eyes of America.
2. The Kardashians and the girls were friends with the family
In addition to Robert being friends with OJ, the Kardashian girls and wife were friends with O.J. Simpson and his family. There are many famous photographs from that period of time and the family was often interwoven into some of the storylines related to the case and the fascination with the Brentwood lifestyle.
3. OJ Simpson’s trial kicked off the reality craze
The craze of the O.J. Simpson case has lived forever, due to the fact that it literally started the reality TV sensation. You can find O.J. Simpson coverage on every channel in the early to mid-90s and reality giants were ever since. This not only changed television, it changed what people look for in terms of news and popular culture. Since the Kardashian family was an integral part of this craze, it is no accident that years later, they are also the standard of reality television.
We stole this list from Mojo Jojo, who does a very good job of selecting a top 10. This is our precursor as we instead to go through each of these trails more in depth as continue to write more and more articles for this blog. There are some major accusations of cover-ups, biased media coverage, racial discrimination and so much for us to comment on.
10. Scott Peterson Trial
9. Mike Tyson Rape Trial
8. Clay Shaw Trial
7. Casey Anthony Murder Trial
6. Michael Jackson Molestation Trial
5. Marilyn Manson et al: LaBianca Tate Murder Trial
4. Impeachment of Bill Clinton
3. Timothy McVeigh: Oklahoma City Bombing Trial
2. Rodney King Trial
1. O.J. Simpson Murder Trial