Tunguska Event

Tunguska Explosion May Have Been Caused by Iron Asteroid

One of the very first unexplained mysteries to capture my young imagination was the Tunguska Event from 1908. For those not in the know, the Tunguska Event was an enormous explosion that occurred in the remote Siberian wilderness back in 1908. The blast flattened almost 80 million tress, and decimated an area of over 800 […]

The Hat Man: Documented Cases of Pure Evil - Review

The Hat Man: Documented Cases of Pure Evil – Review

The Hat Man: Documented Cases of Pure Evil Directed by Kyle J. Macias Over the past few years, my son and I have forged a little tradition – Friday and Saturday nights are now, invariably, paranormal movie nights. We usually stick to found footage horror movies – we don’t care if they are good or […]

Haunted Houses in the Age of Quarantine

Thanks to COVID-19, we are all adjusting to a new normal. Commutes to work are now as simple as rolling out of bed and turning on our laptops. Children “attend class” via Zoom or other video conferencing applications. Grocery shopping requires masks, gloves, and wiping down food items with disinfecting wipes before putting them on […]

Ghost hunting in the Adirondacks

Ghost Hunting in the Adirondacks

“His thought turned to the Ring, but there was no comfort there, only dread and danger.” – Me, thinking about breaking some bad news to my wife (from J.R.R. Tolkien, of course) I have been a camper for as long as I can remember. I think the earliest photos of my parents taking me camping […]

Expedition Bigfoot on Travel Channel

“Expedition Bigfoot” Coming to the Travel Channel

It’s been just a little over 2 years now since Finding Bigfoot aired its final episode, and in that time, there really hasn’t been a suitable cryptid-hunting show to take its place. I mean there’s been approximately 6 billion ghost hunting shows premiering and and getting canceled since then, but, well, none of them are […]

What Do Halloween and the Superbowl Have in Common? (Hint: Travel Channel)

What season do you most associate with travel? Spring? Summer? Christmastime? Fall? My guess would be summer, maybe tied with or followed in a close second by Christmas. And those very well may be the busiest times for actual travel, but not for Travel Channel. Apparently their busiest season is Fall, specifically Halloween. Here’s what […]

3 Creepy Hiking Trails You Wouldn’t Dare Walk Alone

Ready for a hike? Be sure you have some good running shoes. They’ll be useful when you run out of the woods like a bat out of hell. There’s more lurking around America’s nature trails than bears, mountain lions, and the occasional woodland hermit. You have some ghosts and other supernatural creatures to worry about. […]

Halloween Movies - Found Footage

Halloween Watchlist 2019 – Found Footage

In my first installment of this year’s Halloween Watchlist, I recommended some horror films that were more lighthearted and funny, and also mentioned my love of found footage horror movies – good or bad. And that list even had a found footage movie on it: “Bad Ben.” So this week’s list is all about my favorite […]

Missing 411: The Hunted – Review

Missing 411: The Hunted Directed by Michael DeGrazier | Written by David Paulides David Paulides is a fairly controversial figure in the world of the paranormal and unexplained. The former police detective is the prolific author of the Missing 411 series of books, which detail accounts of people who have seemingly inexplicably gone missing in […]

Beware of the Black-Eyed Kids

It’s late at night, you’re watching a movie, and someone knocks at your door. What in the world? It’s almost midnight! You drag yourself out of your comfy couch to meet two little kids at your front door. “We are lost,” One of the kids say. “Can we come in to use your phone?” Of […]