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The Unsettling, Unsolved Mystery of “The Barbie Interview”

Many theories have circulated regarding the origin and authenticity of a fuzzy, distorted video simply titled barbie.avi [including a logical but particularly nightmarish suggestion that appears at the end of this article] but at present, all we have to go on is a particularly disturbing post from the unnamed individual who allegedly watched it in its entirety […]

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Does This Security Footage Reveal a Mini-Monster on the Move?

A very odd piece of video popped up on YouTube February 17, and since then it’s generated a fair share of online buzz, pulling in nearly 100,000 views as of this writing. The footage, which is purported to be shot directly from a security camera monitor in the city of Diyarbakir, Turkey, seems to depict […]

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Terror in Tonopah: The Clown Motel, The Old Cemetery, and The Lady in Red

Clowns. They are terrifying. Whoever thought that a grown adult in oversized clothing and more makeup than a pageant child playing tricks on people was a good idea is seriously demented. Whoever came up with the idea for a Clown Motel should be institutionalized. http://whitedogblog.tumblr.com/post/142827558289 The Clown Motel is located in Tonopah, Nevada, better known […]

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CREEPYPASTA: The Horrifying Secret of Disney’s Abandoned “Mowgli’s Palace”

You can practically smell the evil aroma drifting from today’s creepypasta… a truly nightmarish tale that first surfaced as a detailed first-hand account from Christopher Howard Wolf, better known in Reddit circles by the handle “Slimebeast.” That now-infamous story describes the author’s ilicit visit to the grounds of a defunct Disney theme park and resort […]

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Taxi Drivers Report Picking Up Ghosts of Japan’s 2011 Tsunami Victims

Several taxicab drivers throughout the coastal town of Ishinomaki in northeast Japan are reporting something terrifying. According to news agency Asahi Shimbun, at least seven different cabbies have told almost exactly the same story: after picking up certain passengers in Ishinomaki, the drivers claim that these clients responded very strangely when asked for their destination… […]

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Does This Security Cam Footage Reveal a Shopping Poltergeist?

A video recently uploaded to YouTube by journalist Alfredo Alvarez has been creeping out viewers around the world: allegedly recorded from a monitor connected to a security camera in a Mexican supermarket, the clip below depicts several incidents of an unseen force violently throwing objects off the store’s shelves. Check it out for yourself… Unlike similar […]

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The Terrifying Mystery of Russia’s “Devil’s Pass” Just Got Scarier

The so-called “Dyatlov Pass Incident” is considered one of the strangest, most controversial unsolved death cases of the past century… and now, after 57 years, a new disturbing epilogue to the story seems to be unfolding. In February of 1959, a group of nine graduate students disappeared while hiking Russia’s Ural Mountains en route to […]

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Does This Chilling Footage Show a Ghost Playing in the Attic?

The story behind the following creepy clip began back in 2009, when couple Donna and Revan Smith reportedly began to hear strange nocturnal noises in their attic. Suspecting that squirrels, mice, birds or some other animal might be nesting there, they conducted a thorough search of the small, dusty storage space… but their investigation found […]

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Expert Claims to Solve the Mystery of the “Screaming Hotel Ghost”

Haunted hotels seem to be all over the news lately, and we’re seeing new reports and updates to existing stories happening almost every week. But for this article we want to follow up on one particular hotel, previously featured in our list of Six Scary Paranormal Activity Videos from the Web: the site of the […]

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The Horrifying Mystery of Charlie Noonan’s Last Photograph

As with every creepypasta cited here, I make no claims regarding the validity of my sources… but if you feel compelled to follow up with your own research, just be damn sure you know what you’re doing. This story — and the nightmarish photo that accompanies it — involves a man by the name of […]

Image Credit: GetHampshire.co.UK

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Ghostly Figure Trips Alarm at British Pub — and Appears on Camera

The White Lion Pub in Yateley, in the English county of Hampshire, has a history of alleged hauntings… but a new video clip seems to offer chilling evidence of a paranormal presence on the premises. It’s a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it shot, but the video below — which was recently featured on the regional news site GetHampshire — […]

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Five Frightening Paranormal Events That Could Be Caused By Sleep Paralysis

If you’re bedeviled by demons, vexed by witches, or mildly annoyed by stubborn shadow people, you can either call the Ghostbusters, or consider that you are suffering from sleep paralysis. Sleep paralysis is a weird disorder that traps people in waking nightmares. When we sleep deeply, our bodies essentially become paralyzed (probably so we don’t […]

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The Chilling Story Behind “The SCP Foundation”

As we patrol the darkest corners of the web in search of macabre myths, viral legends, paranormal conspiracy theories and other chilling tales, we also attempt to verify the sources of these terrifying tropes — but ultimately, the decision as to what is real and what is fantasy remains entirely up to you. You can […]