Wanna Hear Something Creepy? Listen to an Aztec Death Whistle

A long, long time ago in a land far, far away, citizens of the Aztec empire would gather to honour Ehecatl, the wind god. This, of course, involved human sacrifices in an elaborate ceremony.

Part of the ritual involved using skull-shaped whistles that–well, hear for yourself. (Via The Daily Mail)

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