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Millions Shocked by This Footage of a “Haunted” Playground Swing

When parents take their kids to the local playground for some summer fun, they often come back with phone-cam footage of the young folks at play. Sometimes those videos even go viral — usually due to a kid doing something precious like pretending she’s a zombie and biting her brother. But when Scott Denton took his kids […]

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This Boy’s Homemade “Spongebob Diary” Quickly Turns From Adorable to Horrifying

If there’s anything we’ve learned about children’s cartoons, it’s that they can be deeply disturbing if you think about them long enough. One such example is the beloved kids’ series SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, now in its fifteenth year on Nickelodeon. Just think about Spongebob’s world for a moment… he lives in a community called “Bikini Bottom,” which […]

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UPDATE: The Hilarious Truth Behind the “Idaho Bigfoot” Drone Footage!

Well, that didn’t take very long. Late last week we ran a clip showing an alleged bigfoot sighting in rural Idaho, as shot by a drone camera as it swooped over a field, seemingly capturing a brief glimpse of a large, hairy brown humanoid creature dashing toward the protection of the treeline. Here’s that clip […]

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Another “Skull” Spotted on Mars — and Some Say It Looks Like BIGFOOT

Remember when we showed you all that cool stuff on Mars that kinda looks like… well, other stuff? NASA rovers like Spirit, Opportunity and the more recent Curiosity have returned the sharpest, most fascinating high-resolution images from the fourth planet’s surface we’ve ever seen… and given the nature of the human imagination and the quirky […]

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This Freaky Post Might Explain Why Snapchat’s Logo is a GHOST

Snapchat users love to give each other the creeps, and every day it seems there’s a new filter available that can transform people into ghosts, aliens, demons, zombies and other horrific creatures. But who knew one of the silliest and most popular filters — which superimposes the snout, ears and tongue of a slobbering puppy […]

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A Swarm of 100,000 Giant Bats is Terrorizing an Australian Town

Oh come on, Australia! We’ve already declared you the most epic place on Earth for playing host to practically every kind of scary, deadly or just plain insane creature that’s ever crawled, flown, swum or slithered. What the hell are you trying to prove? But seriously, when Aussies themselves declare an animal invasion to be […]

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Mass Epidemic of Terrifying Seizures in Peru Blamed on Ominous “Man in Black”

Remember our report earlier this month on a rash of unexplained possession-like attacks gripping students in Malaysian schools? While the experts are still trying to make sense of those frightening incidents, yet another group of school children — on the opposite side of the planet this time — has fallen victim to an almost identical […]

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Who is Stabbing Omaha’s Trees with Huge Knives Wrapped in Meat?

After writing that headline, I had to go back and verify my sources to make sure I wasn’t hallucinating (no more than usual, anyway). Nope, turns out it’s a legitimate news item, courtesy of KETV News in Omaha, Nebraska. Police are currently investigating the latest in what seems to be a long series of tree […]

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‘80s Synth Artists Battle a Comet in ADULT SWIM’s Totally Deranged LIVE AT THE NECROPOLIS

There’s probably nothing I can say to make sense of the following clip, other than it’s the latest masterpiece of WTF from the twisted minds behind Adult Swim’s nightmare-inducing “infomercial” content — which has previously included the viral explosions TOO MANY COOKS, UNEDITED FOOTAGE OF A BEAR, and THIS HOUSE HAS PEOPLE IN IT. If […]

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“Zombie Snake” Attacks a Horrified Chef… 16 HOURS After It’s Dead

Warning: the footage you’re about to see is not for the squeamish. YouTube user Jacob Hall recently posted the following video, entitled “The Slithering Dead,” which begins with a shock in its first seconds, then gets even creepier. The footage, as described in the post, depicts a clinically dead rattlesnake that has been skinned and […]

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People Are Robbing Graves in China in Search of “Corpse Brides”

As bizarre as it sounds, a recent spike in police reports of grave-robbing in the southern region of China’s Shanxi Province is not a new phenomenon… and the motivation behind the crimes is even creepier. According to police reports, dozens of female bodies have been stolen from their graves in the Shanxi county of Hongtong, […]

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Reports of Bloody “Vampire Attacks” Sweeping Through New Zealand Town

Just let that headline sink in for a second or two. No, we’re not kidding. Several news outlets have recently reported that the New Zealand town of Napier, a seaside community on the North Island, has been plagued by a series of unexplained attacks on locals by several unknown outsiders. All the incidents have certain […]

Creepypasta 

A Nightmarish Lesson About Talking to Strangers

This week’s epic creepypasta comes once again from Reddit’s notorious NoSleep community, the dwelling place of many a terrifying internet legend. A user with the handle “Inaaace” recounted this haunting tale from his brother-in-law, a British soldier who had experienced the horrors of war firsthand during multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan… but claimed his […]