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Top 10 Gruesome Fairy Tale Origins

Jamie Frater,

Fairy tales are not as nice as you think they are! This podcast looks at the gruesome origins of ten of our favorite fairy tales from childhood.


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Items in this podcast:

10. The Pied Pier
9. Little Red Riding Hood
8. The Little Mermaid
7. Snow White
6. Sleeping Beauty
5. Rumpelstiltskin
4. Goldilocks and the Three Bears
3. Hansel and Gretel
2. The Girl Without Hands
1. Cinderella

Jamie Frater

Jamie is the owner and chief-editor of Listverse. He spends his time working on the site, doing research for new lists, and collecting oddities. He is fascinated with all things historic, creepy, and bizarre.

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