The Beast of Bladenboro

For this week’s dose of folklore, let’s venture to the forests of North Carolina and explore a particularly bizarre tale of gore and mayhem.   Now you might be thinking that all tales of cryptozoology or the paranormal at large can prove rather strange.  True, but some stories are so peculiar that just trying to cobble […]

Jack the Ripper Didn’t Exist, Claims Detective

I know Jack the Ripper has nothing to do with the paranormal, but the most famous serial killer in history has always been one of those great unsolved mysteries to me, and I’ve pretty much read just about every book about him that I could get my hands on. So I’m sort of an armchair […]

Occult cited in Romanian election

If you’ve voted in one Romanian election, you’ve voted in them all. Can you imagine this happening in the United States? Obama vs. McCain and a parapsychologist sending bad vibes all over the place. I think the lesson here is clear: never trust a man with a beard. BUCHAREST, Romania – Was a top contender […]