Tag Archives: vampires

The Case of The Florida Fanger

Man dances on Sheriff's car to escape the Florida Fanger

Usually, a news story involving a vampire would rekindle the debate about whether these bloodsucking cryptids were ever real. However, in the case of the Florida Fanger, some vampire stories are so far out there that no one wants to touch them (literally and figuratively). At one point, you’ve most likely experienced a stalker or at least an overly aggressive …

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Journal Entry No. 8

The most relaxing and calm part of my day, as far as Shelly’s concerned, is that I’m no longer obsessed or admittedly worried about her quirkiness. A minor issue compared to everything happening now. Thought I’d never say this, but part of me wants to go back to the way it was before when it was just the two of …

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The Legend of The Spooky Black Eyed Children

The Legend of The Spooky Black Eyed Children

Black eyed children, also referred to as black eyed kids, are an enduring legend which appears to be based on actual facts. After all, even American journalist Brian Bethel detailed his encounter with two of these eerie creatures, and he has been quoted as saying the childlike beings had no pupils or irises in their coal black eyes. It took …

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Are Vampires At The Heart of A Monstrous CDC Conspiracy?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) appear to be completely fascinated with vampires and zombies.

The Monstrous CDC Conspiracy The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) appear to be completely fascinated with vampires and zombies. After all, they have published a zombie preparedness guide, and they also have a feature article about vampire nutrition. These two things are presented as humorous examples of how people can protect themselves and live a healthier lifestyle, but …

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The Case of the Serbian Vampire

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As discussed before, many people erroneously believe that vampires were first discovered in Romania when in fact, recorded accounts of vampires date back well over a thousands years. This is an understandable mistake given the popularity of Bram Stoker’s “Dracula,” but a surgeon from Austria in the 1700s was the first person to actually encounter Serbian vampires and live to …

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Top 10 Vampire Dating Sites

Ignoring the likely dangers of vampire sex, if you’re so inclined, here’s a list of the top 10 vampire dating sites where you might want to start

If you believe vampires retain some (or perhaps most) of their humanity then it’s not a far stretch to argue these creatures would crave love in their life. Although real-life vampires seldom come out of the coffin like their fictional counterparts in the popular TV series “True Blood,” they can still mingle with other creatures of the night ( and …

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Vampires Taking Advantage of Drug Cartels in Mexico

Vampires Taking Advantage of Drug Cartels in Mexico

Traveling through Latin America can be a great adventure, especially if you’re visiting tourist spots like Cancun, or Acapulco. Most travel agencies have vacation plans to these locations with everything included, as well as the activities that are popular for area in which a vacationer is visiting. However, some people decide to go out on their own instead of sticking …

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The First Vampirologist: William of Newburgh

William of Newburgh life’s work was culminated in his Historia Rerum Anglicarum, a chronicle of English history from 1066 until the year of his death, 1098.

William of Newburgh was born in 1136 in the Yorkshire town of Bridlington but as a youth moved to the Augustinian Priory at Newburgh where he lived for the rest of his life.  From an early age, his superiors in the priory realized he had great scholarly talents and urged him to make use of them.  His life’s work was …

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Cryptopoints Manager Promotes the Use of Cryptidcurrency by Vampires, Zombies & Werewolves

Lycancoin werewolf attacking screen

In the interest of furthering the study of teratoeconomics and the cryptid world, Monstrum Athenaeum is currently testing a new cryptidcurrency application named Cryptopoints Manager. Developed by Cryptidcurrency.org, Cryptopoints Manager is a ranking system where you can earn points on Monstrum Athenaeum by regularly logging in, leaving article comments and sharing stories you like on social media. By increasing your points, you will attain new ranking orders. Based …

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Top 10 List of Ways I Learned How to Become a Vampire

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Lately, I’ve received quite a few requests from readers wanting to know if I knew how they could become a vampire. Unfortunately, I’m not the best person to ask since I’ve never actively attempted to become one of these creatures and I tend to discourage cryptanthropy as a casual endeavor. However, in my studies at Miskatonic University I became friends …

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