News of the Weird

News articles I find that are both weird and wonderful.

An Article That Is Not Really About Banshees

Posted by on Jul 4, 2013 in News of the Weird | 0 comments

Share“Hey Ed, the boss wants a couple thousand words about banshees. What’s a banshee?” “It’s like a ghost.” “Like a ‘whoo-whoo’ ghost or just a philosophical ‘things that haunt us’ ghost?” “I dunno. Look, I’m kind of busy. Just write the freakin’ article yourself.”   And thus…   Apologies for the small size. If you click on it, it gets big enough to read. ...

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Death by Glacier

Posted by on Jul 4, 2013 in News of the Weird | 0 comments

ShareA cautionary tale about the inadvisability of vacationing in the shadow of a giant block of ice…   Download (PDF,...

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A La Carte Exorcisms

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ShareThis could well be the most diabolical marketing ploy ever: Once we’ve quoted you a price, the ghosts will kill you if you choose another vendor…   Download (PDF,...

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Beauty Queen with a Spider Bite

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ShareDo you get the feeling there was more to this story?   Download (PDF,...

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Child Poltergeist Medium

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ShareIs there a difference between a poltergeist and and poltergeist medium? And is there any way to make conducting paranormal experiments on a child NOT creepy? I’m thinking no on both counts…   Download (PDF,...

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A Plea for Poltergeists

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ShareDear parent of a poltergeist-hoaxing child: Don’t punish the little tyke. Let me come perform experiments on her instead…   Download (PDF,...

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