halloween

5 True Crime Podcasts You Need to Listen to Right Now

Ever since Serial premiered in 2014, the popularity of true crime podcasts has skyrocketed. The first season, which focused on the murder of Hae Minn Lee and the conviction of her ex-boyfriend Adnan Syed, sparked countless knock-offs, has been parodied on SNL and Portlandia, and has even led to major developments in the real-life murder case. While the show has …

4 Spooky Podcasts I’m Listening to Now

September 30th is International Podcast Day, and what better way to celebrate than by listening to the spookiest podcasts available? I know that choosing a podcast can be daunting, so I’ve created a list of some of my favorite shows I’m listening to right now. Read on to see if your favorite made the list! Bizarre States Presented by Nerdist …

Top Five Kids Movies to Watch on Halloween

As an adult, one of my favorite things about Halloween is that it makes me feel like a kid again. There are certain movies and television specials that can take me back to a carefree time when my biggest concern was trying to get on air for Nickelodeon’s Nick or Treat Halloween block or catching the latest episode of Are You Afraid of the …

Real Life Halloween Horrors

With Halloween right around the corner, it’s easy to let your guard down in order to have a good time. Whether you’re going to a costume party or handing out candy to trick-or-treaters, one is never fully safe from the dangers of the world. While horror movies like John Carpenter’s Halloween have depicted terrifying scenarios that have occurred on Halloween, one need …

Haunted Happenings: My Trip to the Halloween Outlet!

  On my epic quest to find this year’s hottest Halloween tricks and treats, I headed to a local store that celebrates Halloween all year round: the Halloween Outlet in Worcester, MA.   Featured on Travel Channel’s “Most Extreme Halloween,” the Halloween Outlet is a local family business that has been on West Boylston Street for 30 years. The store sells costumes, …

Ronald “The Candy Man” O’Bryan: The Man Who Killed Halloween

One of the biggest rules of Halloween is to always check your candy. Every year, parents would warn their children about the possibilities of receiving poisoned candy from a maniac with a vendetta. As a kid, one couldn’t help but imagine razorblades piercing into your gums and filling your mouth up with blood. You were convinced one of your neighbors …

Even Horror Film Locations Can Get Bad YELP Reviews!

Often in horror it’s hard to understand how a certain place can stay in business for so long. One would think establishments that prey on vulnerable guests or hotels that are ridiculously haunted would be hard pressed to find patrons. But, business is always booming in the horror genre because if it wasn’t, we wouldn’t have any movies to watch. …