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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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The Real Life Story Behind the Alien Abduction from AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ASYLUM

One of the things I love so much about AMERICAN HORROR STORY is its ability to pull stories from real life and adapt them for the screen. This season we’ve seen AHS’s take on the Roanoke Colony as well as an adaptation of Gwen Graham and Cathy Wood, two nurses from Michigan who murdered five […]

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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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AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE’s Murderous Nurses are Based on a True Story!

This season of AMERICAN HORROR STORY, entitled ROANOKE, is the sixth season of the popular FX’s horror anthology. The ROANOKE series takes on a completely different style, presented in a documentary fashion with actor reenactments. The story of a young couple who find themselves the not-so-proud owners of an old rural home, these first few episodes […]

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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 […]

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5 Possible Themes for the Next Season of AMERICAN HORROR STORY

Another season of AMERICAN HORROR STORY is in the history books, so I think it is fair to start thinking towards season six. Creator Ryan Murphy is notorious for keeping details on upcoming seasons under lock and key, although FX president John Landgraf did say the next season would be set in two different time periods. […]

AMERICAN HORROR STORY Actress Dies at Age 43

Rose Siggins, the actress who played Legless Suzi on AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW, passed away yesterday morning, Saturday, December 12th, at a Denver hospital. Rose had gone into the hospital for kidney stone surgery and never made a recovery, ultimately succumbing to a post-op infection. AMERICAN HORROR STORY wrote about her tragic passing on […]

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5 Awesome AMERICAN HORROR STORY Memes!

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL has been impressing both critics and fans alike, and like most cult shows, viewers have gone on to create some amazing graphics and memes surrounding the AHS’s many prior seasons and unique characters. Here are five of our favorite AMERICAN HORROR STORY memes from all seasons.     1- All the […]

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QUIZ: How Well Do You Know American Horror Story?

With the new season of AMERICAN HORROR STORY debuting this week, it is time to see if you have been paying attention to the prior seasons. Click below to find out how well you know AMERICAN HORROR STORY!