Tag - paranormal

Being Human in America: Episode Three...

So here we are. Third Episode. We can do this. Deep Breaths. …Shit. Okay! So, if you’re just tuning in, what I was doing here was watching the first three episodes of the American version of Being Human, and reviewing what I saw...

Being Human in America: Episode Two Reviewed

All right, so here we are with the write-up of the second episode of the American Being Human. For those of you just joining us, my stated goal is to watch the first three episodes (my write-up of the first one is here), take notes, and give...

Being Human in America: The Pilot Reviewed

Well, I told you I’d watch the first three episodes of the SyFy Americanization of Being Human, and I strive to be good to my word, so here we are in part one of an at-least-three-part series. Okay, full disclosure: I say all of the...

Mitchel, George, and Annie

Oh the Being-Humanity…

It sounds like the lead-in to a joke, right? “A Vampire, a Werewolf, and a Ghost are sitting in their living room…” But it’s actually the premise on which America’s ostensible science-fiction network, SyFy, has...

Win MysteryQuest Season One on DVD!

Yes, it’s more paranormality on The History Channel, with the first season of MysteryQuest. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Dispatching teams of experts to try to solve some of mankind’s strangest and most...

Win The Haunted Histories Megaset on DVD!

It’s the massive twenty disc collection of all of the History Channel’s Haunted Histories series. That’s right, over eighteen hours of content regarding the paranormal and High Weirdness. The epitome of the Megaset label...

Widge Meets the Giant Squid

I’m apparently the most excited person around these parts now that the Georgia Aquarium has a giant squid carcass (the head of one, anyway) on display, loaned to it from the Smithsonian. It’s on the second floor of the cold water...

Derren Brown staring

Richard Dawkins Interviews Derren Brown

Richard Dawkins interviewed Derren Brown for his Channel 4 program, “The Enemies of Reason,” since Derren, aside from being one of the scariest mofos alive, is an expert on how people get bamboozled into thinking there are magic...