Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Blair Which Project

The Blair Witch Project was the Brainchild of Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sánchez who, as early was 1993, found that they felt documentaries on paranormal phenomena were scarier than traditional horror films. They went out and rented such things like … Continue reading

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Who Invented Monopoly?

It was the perfect great American success story; a down and out family man going from rags to riches with nothing more than his own ingenuity, inventing a game in his basement to support his family during the Depression. It … Continue reading

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The Laff Box

His name was Charles Rolland Douglass but his friends called him Charley. In the late 50s, he created a machine that every American network needed, and he called it the Laff Box. If you watched television between 1960 and 1980, … Continue reading

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Richard Stanley & Dr. Moreau

As the age of 4 or 5 he read and fell in love with the H.G. Wells 1896 book The Island of Dr. Moreau, the story of a doctor who creates sentient beings from animals by the way of vivisection. … Continue reading

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Aleister Crowley Part 3

Our story continues as Aleister Crowley began performing the seven magical rituals of The Rites of Eleusis. He soon joins the Ordo Templi Orientis, meets the mother of 1930’s filmmaker, Preston Sturges, travels to America to help—or not help—the Germans … Continue reading

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