Author: Brian Baker

Movies

Review: No meat on this creepypasta’s bones

Slender Man Director: Sylvain White Cast: Joey King, Julia Goldani Telles, Jaz Sinclair Studio: Mythology Entertainment 2.5/5 The digital pastiche that spawned Slender Man on the forums of Something Awful has led to ubiquity. Slender Man is a blend of Freddy Krueger, Pennywise and a Lovecraftian abomination, with its tendrils […]

Etchings

Etchings: In Search Of … Returns

Star Trek actor Zachary Quinto is following in his predecessor’s footsteps with the reboot of In Search Of, which premiered July 20. Quinto will host the third iteration of the show, which has been hosted by, Rod Serling, Leonard Nimoy and Mitch Pileggi in the past. The bulk of the […]

Etchings

Etchings: What happens in Vegas …

WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS … TAKES A LITTLE LONGER Call it a time warp, or perhaps a money pit, but one paranormal investigator in Nevada alleges to have found a space-time abnormality. Joshua Warren, a History Channel personality, said in a statement that he detected the time warp in a […]

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ETCHINGS: The Wolfman Taketh Social Media

Much to the bemusement of Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks staff members, social media lit up with full moon fever when a large wolf-like animal was shot and killed May 16. The quarry was bagged by a rancher near Denton, Mont, and it still has officials wondering just what it […]

Anthropology, Parapsychology

University of Manitoba reveals its spiritual side to the public

The University of Manitoba’s Investigation of the Human Psyche: Spiritualist & Parapsychology Collections was a project four years in the making for its Head of Archives, Shelley Sweeney. The 59-year-old met up with the Survival Research Institute of Canada’s president at a conference in Utrecht, Netherlands. During that time, collectors of […]

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ETCHINGS: Bigfoot finds Nirvana

Sightings from around the globe condensed in a week’s brief observations Making waves New Zealand is known for its picturesque landscapes but it can also dish up some tempestuous seas. A 24-meter wave crashed down during a squall, May 8, and the event was recorded by buoy some 700 kilometers […]