The Haunted Pet Store

Entertainment, Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

— By best-selling paranormal author Joni Mayhan (Except from her upcoming paranormal thriller Ghost Magnet) The Shrewsbury store was located in a run-down shopping plaza near the edge of the Worcester, Massachusetts’ border. It attracted a wide range of shoppers. Not only did we get the needy customers, who insisted on employing me as their […]


Top Eight Non-American Ghost Movies

Entertainment, Ghosts, Horror Movies

by Charles Reis American cinema is a dominant force in the world, which includes horror films movies. While it’s undeniable the cultural impact of such American films like Poltergeist, The Amityville Horror, and The Blair Witch Project have had, this leaves many non-American horror movies, particularly ghost-themed movies, getting overlooked. In celebration of the Halloween […]


7 Creepy Kids’ Drawings That Are…Disquieting

Entertainment, Unexplained

by David Johnson It can be hard to tell when a child goes from being merely troubled to completely cracked. But there are a few warning signs along the way that should never be ignored. A troubled child draws pictures that evoke sadness, loneliness, and frustration. A child is on his way to being certifiable […]


“Alice In Wonderland” Illustrated by Salvador Dali!

Entertainment, Strange News

How curious it is to ponder that this year marks the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s classic book, “Alice in Wonderland”. Even curiouser, is that unbeknownst to many – in the 1960’s an editor at Random House had a strike of genius, and commissioned Salvador Dalí to illustrate an exclusive surrealist edition of “Alice in Wonderland” […]


7 Treasured Fairy Tales With Dark and Violent Origins

Entertainment, Lists

by Backpackerverse We all grew up with an assortment of fairy tales, but how often do we really reflect back on them, and realize what they mean? Most fairy tales have a certain message or takeaway for the reader, but it’s not always as innocent as the children’s versions may suggest. Here’s a look at […]


The 13 Scariest Movies on Netflix, October 2016

Entertainment, Horror Movies, Lists

by Caitlin Busch (INVERSE) There’s a horror movie out there for everyone on Netflix, and October’s arguably the scariest month after April (bunnies). These 13 scary AF movies on Netflix will make you think differently about religion, dogs, teens, and home invaders. Whether you’re into nail-biting suspense or the traditional exorcism, it’s on Netflix in […]

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Is the Zombie Genre Dying?

Entertainment, Horror Movies, Zombies

by Steve Anderson The first bonafide zombie movie (of the modern sort) that anybody noticed was George Romero’s “Night of the Living Dead,” in 1968.  It was considered distasteful by many (who probably had the wits scared out of them), and certainly not easy to view, because it was somewhat before VHS, DVD, or anything […]


5 Lesser Known Poltergeist Cases That Are Weird As Hell

E.S.P, Lists, Paranormal, Unexplained

by Anna Olvera A poltergeist (German for ‘Noisy Ghost’) is a type of ghost responsible for physical disturbances, loud noises, objects being thrown or destroyed for no reason and they can even cause harm by biting, pinching, shoving and even slapping people. They usually haunt a particular person rather than a location, and it has […]


Newest Creepy Clown Sightings Are Truly Haunting

Entertainment, Strange News, Unexplained

by Taylor Leonard What does it take to scare Stephen King, the master of horror fiction? According to the 68-year-old author of It, it’s the recent rash of creepy clown encounters happening around the United States. Back in August, police in South Carolina were called multiple times to an apartment complex abutted by woods where […]


Hoia Bacui: The World’s Most Haunted Forest

E.S.P, Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

A slew of supernatural occurrences in the forest over the centuries has left locals terrified of its power and tourists seeking its mysteries. by The Occult Museum The country of Romania, once known by its more infamous and ominous name Transylvania, likely conjures up images of vampires, gypsy caravans, werewolves, and bats. Perhaps it recalls […]


15 Random Facts That Will F*** You UP

Entertainment, Science, Strange News

1. The Romans used crushed mouse brains for toothpaste. source 2. 20% of office coffee cups contain fecal matter. source 3. The chances of you dying on the way to get your lottery ticket are greater than the chances of actually winning the lottery. source 4. Lake Tahoe of the Sierra Nevada mountain is super deep, […]


Old Creepy Images You Wish Didn’t Exist

Entertainment, Paranormal

It’s been a couple years since we released our viral article Old Mysterious Photos That Will Haunt Your Dreams and its sequel. We really touched a nerve with that post – probably because it’s creepy as hell. Vintage photos that seem like they came from some horrifying alternate universe. We decided to put the content […]

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Real ESP Experiments Inspired ‘Stranger Things’

E.S.P, Entertainment, Paranormal, Science

In 1973, parapsychologists got a $52,000 grant from the National Institute of Mental Health. Strangeness occurred. by Sarah Sloat (INVERSE) In the Netflix original series Stranger Things a young girl named Eleven, with a dark past and a deep love for Eggos, is blessed/cursed with the gift of extrasensory perception (ESP). But Eleven is kept […]