Archive for June, 2010

Ghost Annoys Firefighters

06.23.2010 · Posted in Ghosts, Hauntings

Firefighters in Butte County Fire Station 55 in Bangor, California, say their station is haunted, and they don’t like it. The building itself is a ramshackle mess of older structures that have been combined to make the station, and it is in such bad repair that it may be demolished. Captain Scott McLean has been ...

Ghost Camp!

06.22.2010 · Posted in Ghosts

Teens interested in the paranormal now have new options for parental-approved summer activity. Mom doesn’t like you skulking around a graveyard with your friends? How about if she pays for an instructor to take you? This year, Mount Wachusett Community College is including Paranormal Investigations Camp for teens as part of its summer program for ...

Mark Of The Beast At It Again

06.21.2010 · Posted in Legally Weird

Over 1,000 families in the heavily Christian state of Mizoram in India are refusing to take part in the government’s census-taking activities. Their refusal to participate in the National Population Register (NPR) is based on the passage in the Book of Revelations in the Bible about the mark of the Beast. How is a census ...

Miracle In Argentina?

06.20.2010 · Posted in Miracles/Hoaxes

A substance that looks like fresh blood has appeared on the forehead and face of a carving of Christ in a depiction of the Last Supper in the Oratory of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Yerba Buena, Argentina. The “blood” looks like it originated on the front left side of the head, where it ...

Room With A Boo

06.19.2010 · Posted in Ghosts, Hauntings

It used to be that having what seemed to be a ghost in one’s hotel room was grounds for calling the front desk and demanding a room change. Now it’s a reason to seek out particular hotels to book an exciting vacation. Several hotels, likely in dire need of income from summer guests after the ...

Is Demonic Possession A Pre-Existing Condition?

06.17.2010 · Posted in Demons, Exorcism, Legally Weird

As if battling demonic possession and going through an exorcism weren’t troublesome enough, try adding a lawsuit against an insurance company to the whole mess. I think I’d rather deal with the demonic possession. The Cincinnati Insurance Company has denied a claim by City Church for All Nations / Cherry Hill Church Ministries and several ...