Category Archives: Odd News

The Space Shuttle that Left America Mourning

On January 28, 1986, the NASA space shuttle Challenger exploded in midair during its launch site at Cape Canaveral, Florida. Millions of people experienced the horror as it was being broadcasted live on television and radio. On board of the shuttle was teacher Christa McAuliffe, the first American civilian selected to go into space, one payload specialist, and five NASA

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Blue, Baby, Blue

“Blue, Baby, Blue” is an urban legend game that resembles the myth of the Bloody Mary, where claimed that if the ritual is properly performed, an evil ghostly infant will appear in your arms. To play this game, you must go into the bathroom by yourself, turn off the lights and lock the door. You then stare into the mirror,

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Rare Extinct Animals

In our wild life there are many cases where animals go extinct due to the mistreatment and deaths caused by humans. Animals from Portugal, Argentina and South Africa are becoming extinct due to settlers competing for livestock. According to the article,” Extinction” by John L. Gittleman, animals are diminishing not just because of global warming and the environmental effects, but

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The Strange Death of Elisa Lam

In the world of strange disappearances and deaths, occasionally there are disappearance surrounded with odd events that capture the public’s imagination. One unsolved death is the tragic case of  Elisa Lam, which captured national attention. When 21-year-old Canadian college student Elisa Lam was found dead in the water tank of the Cecil Hotel in Los Angeles in 2013, the public

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The Dyatlov Pass Incident

On January 28, 1959, nine graduates from the Ural State Technical University set out on a backcountry hike to Russia’s Ural Mountains, but never returned. The hikers were all experienced mountaineers who were expected to return by February 12th and, upon arrival, send a telegram to their sports club. A snowstorm formed, and the hikers were forced to set camp

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The Unsolved Murder of the Grimes Sisters

On the night of December 28, 1956, sisters Barbara, age 15, and Patricia, age 12, Grimes were reported missing in Brighton Park, Illinois. Earlier that evening, the girls were headed to watch an Elvis movie screening at a Brighton theater. When midnight came, they didn’t arrive home, so their mother became worried and informed the authorities. Police found the bodies

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The Phenomena That Leaves You Questioning Reality…The Mandela Effect

The “Mandela Effect” is a phenomenon where people experience events from an alternate reality. This phenomenon gives people the belief that there is a parallel universe that exists. The first case that sparked the conspiracy happened to be in 2010, when a paranormal researcher by the name of Fiona Broome noticed that people at a conference she was attending shared

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10 Scary Movies to Watch this Halloween

1. The Witch (2015) 1 hour 33 minutes -Mystery/Horror -Rated R -Directed by Robert Eggers A family in 1630s New England is divided by the forces of evil that lay within the woods beyond their farm. 2. The Blair Witch Project (1999) 1 hour 45 minutes -Mystery/Psychological horror -Rated R -Directed by Eduardo Sanchez and Kevin Foxe Three student filmmakers

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The Serial Killer Who Inspired Horror Classics

Born to an alcoholic father and a fanatically religious mother, Ed Gein suffered heavy psychological and physical abuse at the hands of his parents. Born in 1906 in Plainfield, Wisconsin, Ed Gein was an American murderer who caused widespread panic after authorities discovered Gein’s possessions: four noses, nine masks made of human skin, numerous decapitated heads, lampshades, bowls made of

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Halloween Horror Nights

Do you want to experience the most terrifying night of your life? Halloween Horror Nights is known for their terrifying scares by reenacting moments and characters from horror films such as Stranger Things, Trick r’ Treat, The First Purge, Poltergeist, Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers, The Horror of Blum House: Chapter two, Universal Monsters, The Walking Dead Attraction,

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