It’s really hard to believe that cannibalism is still practised in this day and age, a barbaric ritual that was common in human societies prior to the beginning of the Upper Paleolithic (Old Stone Age) period which broadly dates to between 50,000 and 10,000 years ago.
But here it is, in its gruesome glory, in the year 2014...
WARNING: Footage contains some disturbing images
The full story can be read on the web site of the BBC: CAR cannibal tells BBC: I ate man in revenge attack
While strange things can happen to the human mind, especially during wartime and in areas of extreme poverty, it is a debatable point whether it is acceptable human behaviour for a man to eat another man in an act of revenge. Insanity, whether temporary or not, must surely play a role when men behave like animals.