The 5 Eeriest Places in San Francisco

Entertainment, Ghosts, Strange News, Unexplained

The beautiful scenery, fresh ocean air, and all-around cultural impact of the San Francisco Bay Area often overshadows the socio-economic troubles brewing there like they do in any other big city. Frisco has an innate way of sweeping its plain-sight problems under the rug like that. Take for example the following list of the most […]


The Family Tree of Five Horror Villains

Entertainment, Horror Movies

by Charles Reis Horror villains in cinema are ruthless killers out for blood. Some wear a mask, some carry an axe, and some have supernatural powers. For decades these villains have graced the silver screen with their terrifying presence as they slice and dice their way through helpless victims. However, many of these villains have […]


The Coolest Cosplay Costumes at Comic-Con 2015


The Ghost Diaries ascended upon Comic-Con this year to check out all the buzz inducing news in the horror world. As avid lovers of all things horror and sci-fi, we’ve always considered ourselves pretty serious nerds deep down. Comic-Con this year was sheer insanity. More than 130,000 attendees transformed downtown San Diego into one giant, […]


Top 10 Summer Horror Movies of All Time

Entertainment, Horror Movies

by Billy Russell The dog days of summer are here, so we all know what that means: beer, barbecue and the possibility of seeing things exploding in the sky. And, if you’re lucky, it also means you have some extra days off of work. Why not take the day to watch some of summer’s finest […]


8 Signs That Your Child is a Psychic

E.S.P, Entertainment, Paranormal, Science, Strange News, Unexplained

By best-selling paranormal author Joni Mayhan Mary-Jane’s five-year-old daughter Shaely ran from the bathroom screaming, telling her mother there was a monkey man in the mirror behind her as she brushed her teeth. After calming down her daughter, Mary-Jane hesitantly approached the bathroom, fearful of what she might find. Would she discover a real live […]


10 Creepy Vintage Ads Of Doctors Endorsing Cigarettes

Conspiracy, Entertainment, Unexplained

Gotta love vintage propaganda advertisements, especially ones that are partly responsible for the millions of deaths that have occurred from cigarette smoking. “Smoking must be healthy if my doctor recommends it?”. By the 1930s, the public had already began to express uncertainty about the ill health effects of smoking. Tobacco companies promptly responded with their […]


The 10 Best X-FILES Episodes…So Far

Entertainment, Lists

by Billy Russell The X-Files is one of the most vastly influential television shows of all time. It featured both a stunning overarching series plot that wove throughout its run and standalone episodes that could be viewed as short movies, featuring recurring characters that had the ability to scare the hell out of audiences—but somehow, […]


Whistleblower Explains Mysterious Sounds Heard Across the World–and It’s More Disturbing Than Anything You Can Imagine

Aliens, Conspiracy, Entertainment, Paranormal, Science, Unexplained

Starting in the second half of 2011 and accelerating into 2012, reports have flooded in from hundreds of cities around the world regarding the strange and powerful sounds and mysterious noises emanating from unknown sources. Varying from “midnight roars” and loud booms to industrial drones that seem to permeate the walls of the cities, these […]


The 20 Weirdest Pepper Spraying Cop Memes


With the recent slate of police brutality instances, the vast majority of Americans are now sufficiently awakened to what has actually been a reality for decades, if not centuries: our increasingly militarized police force kills and injures innocent people everyday. While our site usually covers more fringe topics than police brutality, we have a whole […]


10 Horror Movies With Hidden Activist Agendas

Entertainment, Horror Movies, Lists

guest post by Charles Reis Horror movies are pop culture staples in America and much of the rest of the industrialized world, too. While many people regard them merely as entertainment vessels or, worse, mindless pieces of cinematic garbage filled with blood, guts and exploitative sexuality, some horror movies actually have powerful sociopolitical narratives and […]