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Doodles of the Damned! 13 Sinister Google Doodles

Google Doodles are not renowned for their morbidity – which is understandable. They often function as positive reminders and celebrations of human achievement, themes that visually trend towards cuteness. But optimism and cuteness are not the sole domain of general audiences – far from it! Horror and the fantastic have their own wealth of the […]

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12 More Gravesites of Famous Horror Icons

The tourism shall continue. Recently, Blumhouse published an article directing enthused (and respectful) fans of horror to the burial sites of some of the genre’s best-known luminaries. Many of them are interred in Los Angeles, making visits to the City of Angels ripe for horror tourism. Others were cremated and scattered overseas. But seeking out […]

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FRANKENSTEIN is Based on a REAL “Scientific” Practice! Galvanism: Electrifying the Dead

We all know the story of Dr. Frankenstein and his monstrous creation- a mad scientist and his assistant assemble body parts and then add a lightening bolt to electrify the corpse back to life. The stuff of pure fiction, right? But at the time when Mary Shelly wrote the original FRANKENSTEIN tale, this practice was […]