Zak Bagans to Release an Album

I suppose it was inevitable. I mean, nobody so far in the paranormal field has tried making money off of it, so I guess it had to start sometime. Yes, that is sarcasm. And now, because the music industry doesn’t already suck enough, and because not enough people are into the paranormal simply to make […]

UFO Shaped Like Buzz Lightyear Photographed in England

We really need a new category here at The Occult Section, for stories regarding UFOs that are shaped like everyday things. We’ve done a story on UFOs shaped like Doritos, a UFO shaped like a Ford station wagon, and more. Now we can add ‘UFOs shaped like Buzz Lightyear” to that list. A UFO was reported in […]

Photo of the Week: Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, PA

Who doesn’t love Eastern State Penitentiary? Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Eastern State Penitentiary is perhaps one of the most famous haunted locations in the country. The prison opened in 1829 and closed its doors as a prison in 1971. During that time, the prison was home to thousands of criminals, with the most notorious among them being […]

Help Wanted: Bigfoot Research Assistant

In one of those “Damn, I already have a job!” moments of life, I have been alerted to the following job posting on (where else) Craig’s List. For all of my friends out there who say there are no jobs, I say you’re simply not looking hard enough. Behold, an apparently paid Bigfoot research position. […]

Help Wanted: Bigfoot Research Assistant

In one of those “Damn, I already have a job!” moments of life, I have been alerted to the following job posting on (where else) Craig’s List. For all of my friends out there who say there are no jobs, I say you’re simply not looking hard enough. Behold, an apparently paid Bigfoot research position. […]

Photo of the Week: Sailors’ Snug Harbor, Staten Island NY

Most of our photos of the week are exterior shots, but this one was taken inside one of the most active places we’ve ever investigated: The Governor’s House, located on the grounds of Sailors’ Snug Harbor on Staten Island, New York. Founded in 1801 by Captain Robert Randall, Snug Harbor was built as an institution […]

New Monkey Species Discovered in Africa

For the first time in almost 30 years, a new species of monkey has been discovered, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Africa. It’s not Bigfoot or the Yeti, but any primate discovery is huge news, and just further proves that there are still many large species out there that we haven’t discovered […]

Photo of the Week: 9/11 Memorial Lights

In a bit of a departure, this week’s photo has nothing to do with the paranormal. In memory of all who were lost on September 11th, our photo of the week simply shows the 9/11 Memorial Lights. Every year, where the World Trade Center once stood in downtown Manhattan, twin beams of light shine into […]

Movie Review: The Possession

Oy Vey! Last Friday, The Possession, you know, the movie based on a true story, was unleashed onto the supple minds of the movie going masses. Admittedly, I was excited for its release and I did pay full ticket price, but before I tuck into this one, we should all take a moment to recognize […]

Jason Hawes: Ghost boxes are “holding the field back,” but his new paranormal app will be bitchin’

Earth to Jason Hawes: you are not the be all end all of the following things: – the paranormal – paranormal television shows – Syfy In a recent interview, Jason Hawes gave a thinly veiled yet undeniably negative insight into his views on another Syfy show that, like Ghost Hunters, involves a team traveling to […]