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Watch Out for the Black Eyed Children and the Third Knock!

It is an indisputable fact that any hotel or apartment complex, no matter how beautiful, has the potential to be creepy. I offer as proof of this fact the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas. Don’t get me wrong, I loved it. Great rooms, great atmosphere, and still maintaining...

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Top 8 Eerie Mythical Creatures From Around the Globe

Of course, you've heard  of the vampires of Transylvania, and stories of bloodthirsty werewolves. Terrifying as they may be, they do not even scratch the surface of the creepy mythical creatures that are said to have walked this Earth. Below is a list of the top 8...

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History’s Most Violent Deaths

Death is inevitable. It doesn’t matter who you are, what you’ve done, how much money you have or how you got it. You will die; sure as the night follows day. How you go is a different matter, however. Some die peacefully in their beds, surrounded by their loved ones –...

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Taken: Relive History’s Most Disturbing Abductions

Few crimes are as disturbing and emotionally taxing as abductions and kidnappings. The confusion, the uncertainty, and anger all take their toll on both the victim and the victim’s family. Not knowing if they’ll ever see the sun, be with their parents or their...

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Hungry Ghosts

So, have any of us recuperated from the retirement of Shane Ryan? I can tell you that I haven’t. And I can tell you that he isn’t gone forever. He’s too much. Too strong to slip away quietly. Keep your eyes open because Shane will show up now and again, to lend help...

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The Carnival Always Finds a Way…

The first time my parents took me to a carnival, I was seven years old. I remember it well, because it freaked me out. The joyous screams were haunting, the people running the booths stared a little too hard, and the one man attractions seemed like a way to lure...

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History’s Most Haunting Myths and Legends

Our collective past histories are filled with myths and legends that help to encapsulate a particular experience, historical event, or even embody a specific emotion. In essence, they are stories that function as a way of explaining phenomena not readily supported by...

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True Stories Stranger than Fiction

If you happen to be an avid reader of the ‘News of the Weird’ section in your daily newspaper, you would know that it tends to record the strangest human proclivities and instances of depravity. From cannibals meeting their future “dinner” online – yes, that has...

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Black Eyed Children are on the Hunt…at Devil’s Rise

The first time I walked through a fog, there was the distinct possibility that I was about to stumble across a polar bear. As you can imagine, that moment stayed with me. For a bit more context, this had been during an overseas working holiday. I was lucky enough to...

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