Freaky Urban Legends That Turned Out To Be Real

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Urban legends are created when horror stories and real events enter echo chambers together; they come out on the other side as freakish archetypes, creepy symbols from our collective subconscious terror. On rare occasions, an urban legend will turn out to be true--and that's when things get truly disturbing.

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5 Creepy Number Stations That No One Can Explain

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Number stations are powerful radio transmitters broadcasting strange sounding transmissions at various times and on various frequencies, most likely for the purposes of clandestine military communication. Yet, despite this concise explanation, these simple but bizarre bursts of shortwave radio are one of the great enigmas of the modern world. This is partially due to the fact that no one will officially confirm that number stations even exist.

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17 Creepy Ventriloquist Photos

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In ancient times, it was believed that chosen prophets could communicate with spirits of the dead by means of ventriloquism. By producing sounds with the stomach (rather than by mouth), these prophets would utter words without moving their lips, and onlookers believed the sounds came from the spirits in the prophets’ stomachs. Hence the name "ventriloquist", which literally means "belly speaker" in Latin.

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