satanic panic

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Bob (MovieBob) Chipman here deftly and exhaustively catalogs the numerous merits of GHOSTBUSTERS, even detailing the context of the 1980s surge of Christian fear of the occult leading to the rising tide of what many call “The Satanic Panic.” This video is 37 minutes in length and well worth your viewing if you are a fan of this film as well as intelligent, articulate film appreciation. Many Satanists (and secularists) I know have long enjoyed GHOSTBUSTERS for its abundant humor and theme of science overcoming superstition as well as for the Lovecraftian aspects included in its wide-ranging mockery of supernatural horror. If […]

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TOWARDS JUSTICE FOR THE VICTIMS OF THE SATANIC PANIC

After twenty-two years in prison, the last of the Satanic Panic’s actual victims have been released on bond, though not entirely exonerated. As time goes on, it is apparent that this episode in history will be classified along with other moments when Christian hysteria was allowed to run amok and ruin the lives of hapless people who, for one reason or another, are all too easy to burn at a proverbial stake. —Warlock Darren Deicide

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Now available in iTunes Podcasts and on www.satanicstorytime.com Happy Walpurgisnacht! Satanic Story Time’s 10th episode, “Of Magic and Mephistopheles” is now available for download. Satanic Story Time has a brand new, fan created music intro! We commemorate the founding of the Church of Satan on April 30th 1966. We hint around about why Anton LaVey chose Walpurgisnacht to found the Church of Satan. We share old time horror radio, “Of Magic and Mephistopheles” which is about a carnival magician who is down on his luck until he makes a pact with the devil. Gyps Fulvus revisits Satanic Story Time for an interview which […]