Monthly Archives: October 2010

Movies: Three Corpse Circus (review)

Three Corpse Circus took over the historic Michigan Theatre in Ann Arbor, MI last night, Devil’s Night and presented four hours of short horror movies. Yup, four whole hours of films, contests and costumed tomfoolery. If you weren’t there, you … Continue reading

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Halloween Playlist: 13 Songs about Ghosts

Thirteen songs are enough to anchor a good Halloween party playlist. Not all of these are on your iPod, I’ll bet either. If your friends are like mine, their creativity shines brighter when they have a set theme to work … Continue reading

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Halloween Playlist: 13 Songs about Wolves, Werewolves and Shapeshifters

“…Thirteen songs are enough to anchor a good party mix. This playlist is for a lycanthropic party…” Continue reading

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Nightmare #337 – Too Realistic Hell House

“…There is absolutely no way that this scene is part of the cheesy hell house I was just in…” Continue reading

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Nightmare #291 – Motorcycle Gang Chase

“…They were swarming around me, up to no good…” Continue reading

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Nightmare #292 – Ghostly Dance Floor

“…I was pretty sure that he wasn’t telling the whole story, that there was actually something slightly more dangerous…” Continue reading

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Party: Jell-O Blood Worms

Worms are the ideal finger food, high in protein, plentiful on earth, green-friendly. But if the folks you’ve invited are simply not cool enough to devour the real thing, try these amazing simulations. The technique is elegant and the effect … Continue reading

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Nightmare #290 – Frozen Sleep

“…instead of blankets I was covered in about 4 inches of snow…” Continue reading

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Nightmare #289: Old Zombies

(Male, 30’s) This wasn’t a nightmare like it was scary, just really really depressing. It was long after the zombie apocalypse. Maybe 20 years. Humans had survived but so had zombies. We just couldn’t come up with a way to … Continue reading

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Movies: “Of Dolls and Murder”

Dolls are creepy. Dollhouses are creepy. And when dollhouses are the setting for crime scene re-creations – correction, MURDER scene re-creations, well, that’s creepy-delicious. To add the perfect touch, the narrator is John Waters. (No, he’s NOT the ex-singer for … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Marshmallow Man

What’s REALLY inside a marshmallow man. And I don’t mean the ingredients list. Bid now on eBay.

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