Serial killer Dean Corll killed by accomplice

August 8, 1973 Pasadena, Texas Serial rapist/torturer/killer Dean Corll is shot and killed by one of his accomplices Corll had killed at least 27 victims, whose ages ranged from 9 to 19. All the victims were boys or young men, lured with candy from his family's candy factory for younger victims, or glue- and paint-sniffing…

FLW: an endorsement for Red Robin before his execution

Famous Last Words Daniel Cook Florence, Arizona August 8, 2012 "I'd like to say sorry to the victim's family. I know that's not enough. Where am I? To my lawyers, thank you. Red Robin, yum. I'm done. I love you." Cook was executed by lethal injection for raping, torturing, and strangling 26-year-old Carlos Cruz-Ramos and…

Today in Horror History: August 8

Birthdays:Famed stander and walker Rory Calhoun (August 8, 1922 - April 28, 1999), starred in Night of the Lepus (1972), Motel Hell (1980), Hell Comes to Frog Town (1988), and “Tales from the Crypt” (episode: Oil’s Well That Ends Well). Keith Carradine (August 8, 1949), who starred in Hex (aka Charms, 1973), Blackout (1985), “Perversions…