Man Claims Bigfoot Ravaged His Apple Orchard

So with all the news this week of alleged Bigfoot DNA being sequenced, how could I not just keep doing Bigfoot stories? And if you believe what you read in this story, the big hairy fella has a taste for apples. A Vermont man insists he spotted Bigfoot in his backyard – and he says […]

Man Claims Bigfoot Ravaged His Apple Orchard

So with all the news this week of alleged Bigfoot DNA being sequenced, how could I not just keep doing Bigfoot stories? And if you believe what you read in this story, the big hairy fella has a taste for apples. A Vermont man insists he spotted Bigfoot in his backyard – and he says […]

Bigfoot DNA Sequenced by Dr. Melba Ketchum?

The big news this week has been the announcement by Dr. Melba Ketchum that she has sequenced Bigfoot DNA. If true, this would be very exciting new, not just for cryptozoologists or those interested in the paranormal, but for the entire world. But, this research has yet to be fully released and has not been […]

Photo of the Week: The Stanley Hotel, Estes Park, CO

This week’s photo is of the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado. Built by Freelan Oscar Stanley of Stanley Steamer fame, the hotel opened its doors on July 4, 1909, and was host to a number of high-profile guests including the RMS Titanic survivor Margaret Brown, John Philip Sousa, Theodore Roosevelt, the Emperor and Empress of Japan, and a variety of Hollywood personalities. But the Stanley Hotel […]

Photo of the Week: The Matron’s House, Staten Island, NY

This week’s photo, like last week’s photo, comes from Snug Harbor on Staten Island, New York. Rumored to be the most haunted building on the grounds of Snug Harbor, it even attracted the team from TAPS as they filmed their Ghost Hunters episode “Murdered Matron” at Snug harbor, and the episode got its name from […]

Utah Jazz Player Says His House is Haunted

As paranormal investigators, we get lots of inquiries regarding suspected paranormal activity that people may be experiencing. Sometimes the stories are quite interesting, and something they’re very easy to debunk at face value. Like the following tales from the Utah Jazz basketball team player Enes Kanter. Utah Jazz fan favorite Enes Kanter gave an entertaining interview to Kyle Gunther […]

Woman Claims to Own Haunted Toaster – Video

So here is the now-infamous video from the “Today” show on NBC from 1984. I know a lot of paranormal fans out there are laughing at this now, but are we any better these days? People taking pictures of dust and claiming the orbs are ghosts, manipulating static with audio enhancement software to the point where it […]

Photo of the Week: The Governor’s House, Staten Island, NY

Due to Hurricane Sandy, we’ve been on a bit of a hiatus here at The Occult Section, and posting when we can. Our Photo of the Week feature was put on hold as well, but we return this week, with a photo of The Governor’s House, which sits on the grounds of Snug Harbor. Hurricane Sandy did […]

NY Nets Player Claims to See UFO During Hurricane Sandy

As a native New Yorker, the last thing I was thinking about during the devastation of Hurricane Sandy (or Superstorm Sandy, as I guess it is now officially called) was paranormal phenomena that would occur during the storm. But that’s not stopping a player for the Brooklyn Nets from jumping to conclusions. Did Hurricane Sandy […]

Bigfoot in Provo Canyon?

I’m usually pretty quick to dismiss most of the supposed Bigfoot videos that are released on the internet these days, but this one has me reserving my judgment…a bit. Honestly, when all is said and done, it’s just another blobsquatch, a dark figure in the woods, shot from very far away, just so that any […]