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The Blood Eagle

The Blood Eagle was reportedly a method of torture and execution that is sometimes mentioned in Norse saga literature. It was performed by cutting the ribs of the victim by the spine, breaking the ribs so they resembled blood-stained wings, and pulling the lungs out. Salt was sprinkled in the wounds. #

Because it’s not enough to break the ribs and pull out the lungs, you need to sprinkle salt into the wound, otherwise you’re just being half-assed about your executions…