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Review: Central Ohio Legends & Lore

Review: Central Ohio Legends & Lore Ohio legends from James A. Willis of The Ghosts of Ohio.

Eating Holy Clay

Eating Holy Clay A disturbing ritual from Ireland where clay from graves is eaten to protect against disease and sin. Unfortunately more was ingested than just clay.

Damned Images – Happy Birthday, Charles Fort!

Damned Images – Happy Birthday, Charles Fort! A selection of damned images for Charles Fort’s birthday celebration

Canada, the Somme, and Gettysburg

Canada, the Somme, and Gettysburg Fortean tales from Canada, the Somme, and Gettysburg, all celebrated on July 1. Choose your own Fortean adventure!

Kiss the Corpse and Then You Die

Kiss the Corpse and Then You Die The custom of kissing the corpse often led to death from infectious disease.

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