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  • Men flee Indian village after 'female, man-hating ghost that only attacks males'...

    10/15/2017 12:38:25 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 29 replies
    Mailonline ^ | , 13 October 2017 | Kelly Mclaughlin
    It appears as though only women are now living in the tiny village of Kasiguda, in the Nirmal district of Telangana, after reports of the ghost. Word of the reported ghost spread throughout the town of 60 residents after three people, including two brothers, were killed in the village within a three-month period. ... The few people who have remained go to sleep when the sun sets and do not leave their homes until sunrise the next morning. A woman in the town told Tamil News that the reported ghost had not attacked any women. No one plans to return...
  • Has any Freeper here ever seen a ghost ?

    10/02/2017 4:39:46 PM PDT · by Eagles Field · 262 replies
    10-2-17 | Eagles Field
    I haven't. Do you believe in or not, and why.
  • Ancient humans had sex with a mysterious species, scientists discover

    07/25/2017 4:08:29 PM PDT · by Candor7 · 98 replies
    News.com.au ^ | July 25, 2017 | Jasper Hamill
    HUMANITY has a filthy secret: our ancestors used to have sex with members of other species. That’s the finding in a new piece of research which suggests ancient people used to romp with a “ghost” species of proto human. We are just one of a number of species known as hominins. Members of this family include Neanderthals and Denisovans, which are no longer found on Earth. “It seems that interbreeding between different early hominin species is not the exception — it’s the norm,” said Omer Gokcumen, assistant professor of biological sciences at the University of Buffalo. Gokcumen tested the DNA...
  • Is this Crathes Castle’s ‘Green Lady’ ghost?

    11/29/2016 12:23:28 AM PST · by Beowulf9 · 5 replies
    http://www.scotsman.com ^ | Nov 28 2016 | unknown
  • Michael jackson: Ghost Caught on Camera - MUST WATCH!!

    10/31/2016 5:58:46 PM PDT · by Hillarys Gate Cult · 37 replies
    CNN ^ | Nov 20, 2009 | Staff
    Old date but for some reason it's really popular right now.
  • Ghost Dialing 911: Has it Happened to You?

    09/12/2016 7:02:46 PM PDT · by Fester Chugabrew · 55 replies
    Self | 9/12/2016 | Self
    Several weeks ago the police arrived at our home in the middle of the day and informed us that a 911 call had originated from our residence. I was not home at the time, but my spouse, her friend, and some of my children were. Law enforcement was kindly informed that all was okay, and they moved on. When I heard of this, the first thought was that my little grandson perhaps dialed the number inadvertently. He's a curious little guy who knows how to climb up, grab a phone, and start pushing buttons. Since it was entirely possible he...
  • 18% of Americans say they’ve seen a ghost

    11/01/2015 5:30:34 AM PST · by JoeProBono · 47 replies
    pewresearch ^ | October 30, 2015 | Michael Lipka
    On Saturday evening, many American children will encounter costumed ghosts as they roam the streets in search of candy and other treats on Halloween. Before bedtime, to avoid nightmares, some parents may try to reassure their kids that ghosts are not real. PF_13.10.31_Supernatural_310px (1)But not all of those parents may buy their own reassurances: Nearly one-in-five U.S. adults (18%) say they’ve seen or been in the presence of a ghost, according to a 2009 Pew Research Center survey. An even greater share – 29% – say they have felt in touch with someone who has already died. Claude Fischer, a...
  • The FRiday Night Movie - The Innocents (1961)

    10/30/2015 7:55:12 PM PDT · by DemforBush · 8 replies
    Youtube ^ | N/A | N/A
    What would Halloween weekend be without a spooky movie or two? Young Miss Giddens (Deborah Kerr) is hired to be governess for a pair of orphaned children by a wealthy, but emotionally distant uncle (Michael Redgrave). All seems well at first, but Miss Giddens begins to suspect something may be very wrong at the manor, and with the children...
  • US to Deploy Unmanned 'Ghost Ships' to Track Submarines

    04/04/2015 1:16:06 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 23 replies
    Marine Link ^ | April 04, 2015, | Aiswarya Lakshmi
    To keep track of increasingly stealthy Russian, Chinese, and Iranian submarines, the U.S. is building a robotic ghost ship - an unmanned, autonomous patrol ship - to follow them around the high seas.
  • I Knew a Priest Who Could See the Dead

    10/25/2014 9:19:13 AM PDT · by millegan · 425 replies
    ChurchPOP ^ | 2014 | Fr. Dwight Longenecker
    I’ll call him Fr. John. He was a charismatic Anglo Catholic priest. A friend of my brother Daryl’s we’ll call Henry died suddenly in a plane crash and he was upset because although Henry was a believer he was away from God when he died. So Fr. John said, “We have to have a requiem Mass for Henry.” They went into church and locked the door for privacy’s sake. Another priest we’ll call Fr. George celebrated the Mass. Henry was about twenty years old. He was just over five foot tall with a shock of blonde hair and a wide...
  • Firm Offers the Ghost to Navy as a Versatile Combat Platform

    07/29/2014 8:17:16 AM PDT · by sukhoi-30mki · 33 replies
    Sea Power ^ | July 28, 2014 | RICHARD R. BURGESS
    ARLINGTON, Va. — A small company is offering to the Navy a small, high-speed craft that it says can take on some of the missions of the littoral combat ship (LCS) in regional operations. The Ghost, a small waterplane-area twin-hull (SWATH) craft designed by Juliet Marine Systems Inc. of Portsmouth, N.H., has been tested in prototype form at sea and has been demonstrated to potential customers, including the U.S. Navy, said Greg Sancoff, chief executive officer of Juliet Marine. The Ghost is designed to perform anti-surface (ASUW) and antisubmarine warfare (ASW) and mine countermeasures (MCM), the three intended roles of...
  • Poltergeist Under Couple’s Bed Turns Out to Be Meth Head

    07/15/2014 9:29:14 AM PDT · by Dallas59 · 12 replies
    Vocativ ^ | 7/14/14 | Vocativ
    A Seattle couple returned home to discover that an intruder had trashed their apartment. It was only after the cops had left that they found the human beast hiding under their mattress with a knife It’s been a little hard for Brian O’Neill to catch some decent shut-eye ever since he and his wife discovered a monster under their bed. “Oh man, I haven’t been able to sleep very well,” the Seattle business analyst tells Vocativ. “It was like one of those really creepy movies.”
  • Sacramento woman claims dead boyfriend's ghost is haunting her car

    05/01/2014 7:12:28 AM PDT · by JoeProBono · 47 replies
    upi ^ | May 1, 2014 | Evan Bleier
    SACRAMENTO, A Sacramento woman, who was dating a man that died of a drug overdose in 2005, claims that his ghost began haunting her 2002 GMC pickup just days after his death. Deanna Stinson says she had so many supernatural encounters with the deceased 22-year-old, that she sold the car. “I could feel touching on my hair and on my shoulders, on my thighs, just everywhere,” she told CBS Sacramento. “My concentration would be lost a lot of the times, but I would just pray, and then it would stop.” Stinson claims Alex’s presence would be especially strong when she...
  • Ghostly Figure In Photo A Sign From God? Pastor Thinks So

    02/08/2014 11:22:09 AM PST · by Brian Kopp DPM · 89 replies
    cbslocal.com ^ | 02/06/14
    Ghostly Figure In Photo A Sign From God? Pastor Thinks So February 6, 2014ANAHEIM (CBSLA.com) — A pastor and his wife believe a ghostly figure that appeared in the background of a photograph is a sign from a higher power.CBS2’s Stacey Butler reports that a man named Radu, who didn’t want to appear on-camera, took a photo of a co-worker two weeks ago at an Irvine warehouse.The picture, which Radu said he did not retouch, showed a veiled woman in the corner behind the co-worker.“I can clearly see the face. I can even see long hair. I can see, like...
  • The Ancient Ghost City of Ani

    01/27/2014 7:04:49 AM PST · by C19fan · 16 replies
    The Atlantic ^ | January 24, 2014 | Alan Taylor
    Situated on the eastern border of Turkey, across the Akhurian River from Armenia, lies the empty, crumbling site of the once-great metropolis of Ani, known as "the city of a thousand and one churches." Founded more than 1,600 years ago, Ani was situated on several trade routes, and grew to become a walled city of more than 100,000 residents by the 11th century.
  • A ghost ship filled with cannibal rats may be headed straight for Britain

    01/23/2014 6:12:26 PM PST · by Lorianne · 60 replies
    Salon ^ | 23 January 2014 | Lindsay Abrams
    According to “experts,” a 1,565-ton cruise liner carrying disease-ridden rats is out there, somewhere, and could very well be headed for Britain. The ship, which went missing a year ago, has presumably been drifting across the North Atlantic ever since. The Independent‘s account of what happened next is based in some true facts, and then fluffed up with a lot of conjecture. Here’s what appears to be going on: Not made-up: ghost ships. That’s just the term used for ships with no living crew aboard, and according to Quartz, they’re not that rare — sailors have spotted at least seven...
  • Saudi Accuses Ghost of Trying to Burn His House

    01/21/2014 12:33:45 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 10 replies
    Emirates 24/7 ^ | Tuesday, January 21, 2014
    Man says jinn started 21 fires at his house and heard incomprehensible voicesA Saudi man accused jinn (ghosts) of starting 21 fires at his house over a period of three years and that he often hears incomprehensible voices during the blazes. Ibrahim Al Asiri said 10 of the incidents involved major fires which were extinguished by the civil defence and that he managed to put out the rest. “The problem is that when I poured water on the fire, it gets bigger….while I extinguished some of those fires, I was hearing incomprehensible voices behind doors at my home,” he told...
  • Britain's most haunted B&B where terrified guests have jumped out of windows

    10/30/2013 9:00:10 PM PDT · by max americana · 44 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | OCT 28, 3013 | Nick Enoch
    Welcome to Britain’s most haunted B&B - where terrified guests have been left so scared they have even jumped out of the windows. The Ancient Ram Inn, in the village of Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, is believed to be riddled with up to 20 spectres who torment the paying punters of the 12th century home. Built on an ancient pagan burial ground - and also believed to be the scene of child sacrifices and devil worship - the Cotswolds cottage is haunted by the likes of a murdered young girl called Rosie, a high priestess, and even a male sex demon, known...
  • Not well-done: restaurant offers “communion burger”

    10/05/2013 2:56:07 PM PDT · by NYer · 14 replies
    The Deacon's Bench ^ | October 3, 2013 | Deacon Greg Kandra
    I have no idea what this tastes like. But I can tell you this much: it’s tasteless. And offensive.Once again, popular culture deals with Christianity in a way it would never deal with any other major religion.From CNN’s Beliefs blog: A Chicago restaurant is pushing the boundaries of poor taste with its October Burger of the Month.Kuma’s Corner, a heavy-metal themed joint with an “Eat beef; bang your head” ethos, says its new burger is an homage to Ghost, a Swedish band that performs satanic songs in Catholic clerical garb.“The Ghost” burger features a “Communion wafer garnish,” a white, unleavened...
  • Video: Ghost of Ronnie James Dio Might Be Haunting Rock Concerts

    08/06/2013 11:36:34 AM PDT · by SilvieWaldorfMD · 12 replies
    UltimateClassicRock.com ^ | 8/6/13 | Shauna Wright
    Do you believe in ghosts? More to the point, do you believe the ghosts of dead rock stars hang around concerts where their songs are being played? If so, then add Ronnie James Dio to the list of possible apparitions — because according to at least one witness, he popped up (quite literally) at a Last in Line show this weekend. Last in Line is the group featuring ex-Dio guitarist Vivian Campbell, fellow founding Dio members Vinny Appice, Jimmy Bain and Claude Schnell, plus lead singer Andrew Freeman. Together, they perform early Dio material from Campbell’s years with the band....