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VIDEO: The Real Stories that Inspired AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE

Did you know that Lady Gaga’s character is based on a¬†supposedly real witch? Or that the killer nurses were inspired by real nurses that murdered their patients? The TV series AMERICAN HORROR STORY has always borrowed from actual history. The most recent season, ROANOKE, is no different, using¬†historical events and actual mysteries to help shape […]

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Psychics, the Roanoke Colony, and Witches: Breaking Down this Week’s Episode of AMERICAN HORROR STORY

***SPOILER ALERT!*** The search for Flora continues, without much luck. Mason is found murdered. We meet a strange psychic named Cricket who tells us the “real” story of the Roanoke Colony: the governor’s wife, Thomasin White, was left to govern while her husband went back to England for supplies. She was exiled by hungry, angry […]

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5 Takeaways from the Season Premiere of AMERICAN HORROR STORY

After months of oblique ads and zipped lips from those involved, season six of AMERICAN HORROR STORY finally premiered. It turns out that some of my predictions from last month were not too far off – of course this is only the first episode. Let’s take a look at some of the standout moments from […]