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Creepypasta 

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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Watch This Road-Raging Maniac Drive Straight Into a Tornado

You’ve seen it happen every day: an extremely high-strung person behind the wheel just has to get where they’re going, pronto — no matter the possible cost to life and limb (including that of their fellow drivers). But I’ll wager you’ve never witnessed a road-rage scenario quite like this one. Barreling down a street in […]

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The Horrifying, Controversial and Secret History of the Snuff Film

[Warning: graphic images ahead] Hang on, folks — this is gonna to be a rough ride. You see, from a journalistic standpoint, it’s tricky to approach any story about so-called “snuff” films, for a couple of very important reasons. First, it’s never been conclusively proven that these films even exist at all — in the […]

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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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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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Creepypasta 

The Horrifying Story of the Haunted Beach Tape

It’s that time of the week, dear creepers! I’ve got my feelers out (so to speak) in search of creepypasta: horrific, skin-crawling and unnervingly convincing tales of terror from the inter- and under-webs. This week I’ve been given a tip from reader Jennifer Hodgson, a mutual creepypasta connoisseur who stumbled across a literally nightmare-inducing account from […]

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Media 

Watch Him Kill Again! Relive Our Interactive Horror Event FIFTEEN

Last night we made horror history by inviting you, the audience, to participate in a real-time interactive horror experience: the POV footage short FIFTEEN dragged terrified viewers along with a masked killer on a Halloween excursion in search of human prey; anyone with the Periscope app was able to tweet messages directly to the madman himself, […]