World’s Strangest

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The Man With Enchanted Hair

Of all the sideshow freaks I’ve read about — and thanks to research I did for an upcoming book, I’ve read about plenty — none had a more peculiar talent than that of Pierre Messie, a Frenchman who was said to have muscle control over his hair. While “prehensile hair” is a trait that any [...]