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Word-A-Week Vocabulary Vlog #41: Tenebrous

Are you in the dark when it comes to language? There’s no shame in that. However, rather than fumble for the proverbial light switch in such a situation, then wind up tripping over the proverbial Lego model of the Parthenon and bust...

Real skeleton

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: A...

Each week, we try to give you something to start your week with: something that will jump start your mind in a weird direction. And let’s face it, if your mind is going in a weird direction, then the cognition-seeking missiles with...

Widgett and chain

32 Days of Halloween III: Baltimore

A brief word of explanation–this just goes to show that the best laid plains of mice and Widge etc. etc. So I shot this video with an eye towards it going up first in my whole 32 Days of Halloween slash Poe slash Bicentennial bit. But...

Win Paranormal State on DVD!

Penn State University has a Paranormal Research Society. The PRS. An extra curricular student club that investigates High Weirdness. Me, I would want to start another club at the same school that does not but fakes stuff to freak out the PRS...

RC Zombie

Remote Controlled Zombie Costs More Than...

Because if it’s undead and bleeds, it leads, here’s Dead Fred Zombie Chaser from Fright Catalog. Trouble is, this is really a Hammacher Schlemmer level item because it’s $2650. For that price, you could probably fund an...

Clue Soap Dispenser: Out, Out Damned...

A great idea from Scary Ideas, where they posit putting blood-colored soap into soap dispensers…so you get to wash your hands and look guilty as hell doing it. All inspired by the classic board game, Clue. And because around here we...