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Entries Tagged as 'Paranormal'

Winchester Mansion – Follow Up

February 18th, 2010 · 1 Comment

A few months ago I wrote an article on the Winchester Mansion in San Jose California. It was the first article in a series I will be doing on the more popular woo-woo stories Northern California is known for. In that article I praised the management of the Winchester Mystery House for not hyping up [...]

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Tags: Northern California · Paranormal · Shane

Skeptics at the Movies

November 6th, 2009 · 1 Comment

It is not a new phenomena for movies to claim that they are based on a true story even though they are just as accurate to an event as any other movie, or as Roger Ebert states “Remember, even in a movie ‘based on a true story’, nothing before the actual end credits needs to [...]

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Tags: Movies · Paranormal · Shane · Skepticism

Winchester Mansion

November 4th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Northern California is a unique place for skeptics. We house several important universities as well as many top scientists and skeptics, facts that we can all be proud of; however, it is also the birth place to a whole lot of woo-woo. I will start documenting some of the more popular phenomena Northern California is [...]

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Tags: Northern California · Paranormal · Shane