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Crawling Eye

32 Days of Halloween XII, Day 10: The...

Day 10 of 32 Days of Halloween XII starts with some holiday cheer from Tom Waits, then a weirdass coffee commercial courtesy of Japan, and lastly the radioactive WTFery of...THE CRAWLING EYE!

Black Cat (1941)

32 Days of Halloween XII, Day 1: The Black...

Oh my stars and garters, the time has come round again. It’s the TWELFTH (sweet Jebus) iteration of 32 Days of Halloween, in which October reaches out and snags the end of September…because thirty-one days just isn’t enough...

Boris Karloff in Voodoo Man

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 33: Voodoo Man!

No, not a hallucination. Not an alternate reality. It’s the 33rd day of 32 Days of Halloween, because it’s Thanksgiving, which I celebrate as 2nd Halloween. Trust me, it’s therapeutic. For our opening salvo of goodness, we...

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 17: Planet of...

We’re now past the halfway mark for the tenth year of 32 Days of Halloween. Sweet Jesus, I need to get a life. But enough about that, let’s start with a very disturbing Halloween commercial from Japan. I’m not sure what is...

Jason X

32 Days of Halloween X Begins Here! (Holy...

September 30th is upon us. And you thought it was dead. You thought the stake was in its heart, that you cut off its head and stuffed a Kenny G CD into its mouth…but you should know better. It cannot stay dead. And sooner or later...

32 Days of Halloween IX, Day 28: Masque of...

Kids today…I don’t think they appreciate how far we’ve come with Halloween costume technology. As you will see in what we have below, a Woolworth’s commercial from 1977, you weren’t so much going as the thing...