La Befana The Christmas Witch of Italy

La Befana, The Christmas Witch of Italy Wait a minute. A Christmas Witch? Witches belong to Halloween, scary stories, and fairy tales but not Christmas! In general, I would agree with you, but in Italy for hundreds of years, there has been one witch for Christmas. Only one, and her’s is a sad tale. La…

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Halloween Has It’s Revenge On Christmas With The Necrofeast

(PCM) How many of you have every heard of The Necrofeast? Don’t worry, we hadn’t either until we discovered quite a few pages on the internet dedicated to this relatively unknown macabre holiday that is celebrated from sunset to dawn on December 27th. According to the Facebook page dedicated Necrofeast, the holiday is influenced “by potpourri…

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Five Nights at Freddy’s Leaves Fans Elated but Casual Horror Viewers Disappointed

Review of Blumhouse Productions’s Five Nights at Freddy’s   Indie game developer Scott Cawthon was in a cyclical rut. He couldn’t seem to create a connection with audiences through his games which mostly took inspiration from religious allegories and Biblical stories. He decided to shift gears after scathing criticism towards his game Chipper & Sons …

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Hauntings, Hysteria And Hilarity: A Visit To The Oddporium

(PCM) Recently, PopCultureMadness’s Director Of Operations Kristyn Clarke and Editor Stephen Nepa began a weekly podcast titled “Coffee And Conspiracy“!  The podcast is dedicated to analyzing the world’s many mysterious conspiracies, unexplained occurrences and life’s little nuances. It also tackles pop culture in general, as Stephen and Kristyn share their thoughts and opinions on various […]

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How To Have A Not-So-Scary Halloween

How To Have A Not-So-Scary Halloween Halloween used to be filled with all kinds of community gatherings and fun events. Children could freely go from house to house and gleefully collect as much candy as their greedy hearts desired. Mom and Dad got to stay home and distribute candy as they didn’t have to worry …

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Some Odd Facts We Learned About Halloween

(PCM) As the Halloween holiday draws near many people are running around trying to decorate the house, figure out last minute unique costume ideas (no more from Frozen, please!), and stock up on plenty of treats. We took a moment to stop and think about the origins of Halloween and many of the myths surrounding… Read More

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John Carpenter Is The Latest Guest On Mick Garris’s Podcast “Post Mortem”

Post Mortem is celebrating its seventh and final season. Post Mortems host writer/director Mick Garris recently sat down with legendary director John Carpenter to celebrate the forty-fifth anniversary of Carpenter’s classic film Halloween. Carpenter recently returned to the director’s chair with Suburban Screams, which explores true tales of terror that took place in seemingly perfect …

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Taking A Drive Down Delaware’s Devil’s Road! Are The Legends True?

As we enter into the Halloween season many people are in search of various local haunts and urban legends to check out and give themselves a good spook. One infamous urban legend in the area of Delaware and Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania is the mysterious Cossart Road, otherwise known as Devil’s Road to the locals, which… Read More

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Ever Wonder How Many Ridges Are On A Reese’s Cup?

(PCM) The spirit of Halloween got us thinking about some of our favorite Halloween treats, especially the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup and of course that led to us wondering just how many ridges are indeed on a full size Reese’s Cup. We have reached the conclusion that there are 66 ridges on a full size… Read More

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Funko Adds Babies And Halloween Accessories To The POP! Yourself Line!

In celebration of Funko’s annual Funkoween event and Halloween, POP! Yourself is introducing two costume choices – a skeleton and mummy! The newest, spooky collection also includes multiple pumpkin accessories, a witch’s broom and a ghostly, must-have friend! **This Halloween assortment is only available for a limited time, so celebrate the spooky season with POP! …

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Listen to Orbit Culture’s Metal Version of ‘Halloween’ Theme Song

Orbit Culture Halloween theme song cover

A cover of John Carpenter’s masterpiece made to band your head to

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‘The Hands Resist Him By Bill Stoneham: Haunted Painting Or Urban Legend?

(PCM) Many individuals feel that the 1972 painting “The Hands Resist Him” by artist Bill Stoneham carries a curse. Many strange occurrences are rumored to have taken place by those who have viewed the painting and even more so for those who have actually had the painting in their possession. Some say that these occurrences could …

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