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Senseless Censorship Hits The Horror Genre Again

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When The Pot Calls The Kettle TOO BLACK: Senseless Censorship Hits The Horror Genre Again We all have heard the stories and even some of us have experienced discrimination based on our involvement or love of the horror industry; but when it happens to a written publication and comes from hypocritical entities that reproduce content on the same lines as what they are trying to censor, well it’s time to call them out. I had … Continue reading

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Dai Of The Dead: Femme Fatales Third Edition – Jane Toppan

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The need to be loved is a very basic staple of humanity. Each of us has yearned for love at one time or another be it from a parent, sibling, mate, or friend. When we are denied love, a hole of sorts can be felt deep in our hearts and souls but is normally either filled by someone else or is sewn up and scarred with anger. Sometimes though, an even darker feeling can creep … Continue reading

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Dai Of The Dead – Femme Fatales Second Edition – Delphine LaLaurie

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What twisted creatures women can be. Most believe that just because we pride ourselves on beauty and have the reputation of being the more delicate of the sexes, we can’t be as cruel and as vicious as men. But people who believe that must not have heard about our next subject. Delphine LaLaurie has earned her place into the Femme Fatales by way of either taking part in or being witness to some of the … Continue reading

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Dai Of The Dead: Femme Fatales First Edition – Darya Nikolayevna Saltykova

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Hey freaks and minx! I am SO stoked to bring you guys this as I think you are going to love something a little different. I have asked a few outstanding female writers to take a serial killer that I had chosen for them and write a biography about them and their crimes but doing it completely in first person. This is giving you guys a chance to meet some fantastic new writers as well … Continue reading

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Dai Of The Dead: When censorship goes too far. The line between fact and fiction

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Dearest friends and colleagues, We are going to a place in this column that sadly too many of us know about. We have discussed this before an each time it comes up, we all cringe at the implications that can be had when ignorance and being too overly conservative starts becoming a state of intolerance and dangerous to the creative mind. Unfortunately, we are having to discuss censorship once again as another one of our … Continue reading

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Special Live Podcast To Talk About The Release Of The WM3 – Michale Graves Will Be Special Guest

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On the heels of all three men being released from the Arkansas Corrections, we will be having a special podcast to talk to people close to the case and get reactions from the people who have been following this case from day one. Michale Graves (Misfits) and Ange Vela (Skeleton Key Auctions) are the first to sign on to come talk about the case with us. This may be the first in a series of … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS!! Sources Say Two Of The West Memphis 3 Will Be Released Tomorrow

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UPDATE #4 Here is a live interview with Steven Branch talking about the hearing tomorrow. Steven Branch is the father of victim Stevie Branch. http://www.wtvr.com/news/wreg-west-memphis-3-freed,0,5638479.story UPDATE #3 Famed writer and WM3 supporter Mara Leveritt is in Jonesboro and reports that it is true all three have taken their possessions from the prison and are NOT expected back. She also says that both sides have come to an agreement and that some media outlets are reporting … Continue reading

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Ryan Matthew Cohn on THE GASH 8/2/2011

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Ryan Matthew Cohn of the hit show ODDITIES will be stopping by our wickedly lovely podcast THE GASH for an interview on Tuesday August 2nd, 2011. Cohn is known for his brilliant work on the television show for not only his amazing collection of skulls and taxidermy collection, he is also a master at crafting Beauchene “exploded” skulls. ODDITIES follows the owners of OBSCURA ANTIQUES AND ODDITIES owners Mike and Evan on their adventures in … Continue reading

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Film Review: Suicide Club (2001)

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SYNOPSIS: After a group of 54 school girls commit suicide simultaneously at a train station, police start investigating their deaths and try to connect the seemingly unrelated suicides that had been plaguing Japan. With the help of a woman who identifies herself as ‘The Bat’ and set to the music of a girl band called ‘Dessert’ detectives dive head first into the evils of pop culture and the effect it has on the Asian population. … Continue reading

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Singer Amy Winehouse Found Dead In Home – Reaction Is Unexpectedly Supportive

Singer Amy Winehouse Found Dead In Home – Reaction Is Unexpectedly Supportive

Grammy award winner Amy Winehouse, who reached fame with her hit single REHAB, was found dead today in her London home.  Scotland Yard has released that there were no signs of foul play and that an autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow. Unconfirmed reports say that her father, who recently begged Winehouse to seek treatment, was on a flight from NYC and had not been made aware of his daughter’s passing before the rest of the … Continue reading

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2011 Viscera Film Festival Winners Announced!

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The news just hit came out of the Viscera camp that the winners of this years film festival have been chosen and deemed awesomeness! All of the film makers were given awards for being accepted into the festival and three were chosen for outstanding achievement in their craft. Our congratulations go out to: Faye Jackson who won the BEST FILM for LUMP Mae Catt who won the award BEST DIRECTOR for 12/15/1996 Tyrrell Shaffner who … Continue reading

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THE GASH is on live in a matter of minutes!

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Join us LIVE in our weekly online podcast to talk about horror and topics relevant to our audience! Make sure to sign up for an account so you can chat LIVE with Dai, Creepy Dave, and our regular callers! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/horrornewsnet/2011/07/19/the-gash See you there!

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Dai Of The Dead: You’ve missed me, you’ve REALLY missed me!!

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Heya Freaks And Minx! It’s your ever so absent horror chick here and yes, I know I have been slacking. What can I say, being a superhero and saving the world from brain slurping ultra zombies can be quite time consuming!… Ok, yes, I am lying. I have just been crazy doing other things like school, kids, film fests, watching ODDITIES and BRIDEZILLAS, and messing with you all on FB. ;) But now that I … Continue reading

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Film Review: Night of the Living Dorks (2004)

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SYNOPSIS: Philip (Tino Mewes), Konrad (Thomas Schmieder) and Weener (Manuel Cortez) — the three biggest dorks at Frederich Nietzsche High School — get a second stab at coolness when they’re killed in an auto accident and reanimated as flesh-eating zombies. Thanks to their rapidly decomposing bodies, there’s no need for eating or sleeping, which leaves plenty of time for partying, girl-chasing — and getting even with their enemies. REVIEW: Night Of The Living Losers is … Continue reading

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Film Review: Methodic (2007)

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SYNOPSIS: Methodic tells the story of a boy who becomes demonically possessed by an ominous presence known as “The Dollman”. Forced to obey his dark half, the boy ultimately murders his parents on his birthday and is sentenced to a life under a microscope at the state mental hospital. But evil cannot be contained so easily. Instead, “The Dollman” simply bides his time, dwelling within the boy- waiting for the day when he will become … Continue reading

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Judge Allows HANGOVER 2 To Be Released Into Theaters But Projects Tattoo Artist’s Lawsuit Will Stand

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I know this isn’t exactly horror but it IS a really important case to watch for all actors and film makers alike. Victor Whitmill is suing Warner Bros. over his copyrighted tattoo design/work being shown in the film without his expressed permission and asked a judge to delay the theatrical release. The judge denied his request, due to the financial blow WB would take, but also stated that she felt Whitmill has a foot to … Continue reading

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‘Devotion’ Trailer – now live!

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From the creators of KODIE and SPOILS comes the tail of a young woman and her struggle with life, poverty, depression, all while being pregnant. Jennifer Stone and Abel Berry come back to the film scene to bring this dark and disturbing story to audiences that is more like a drama with a real life horror tint. Here is the first trailer released for DEVOTION which stars: Jennifer Stone Abel Berry Billy Blair Shannon Lark … Continue reading

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‘Attack Of The 50 Foot Woman’ Start Found Mummified In Home

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Attack Of The 50 Foot Woman trailer Yvette Vickers, who played Honey Parker in ATTACK OF THE 50 FOOT WOMAN, was found mummified in her Beverly Hills home by a neighbor. According to EOnline.com, Susan Savage became suspicious when she noticed cob webs and old mail piling up in front of the B Movie star’s home. She scaled through the security measures and hills around Vickers’ home only to find Vickers mummified on the floor. … Continue reading

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Dai Of The Dead: News, Ask Me, Viscera Film Fest, and Stuff

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Heya Freaks and Minx! As I have noted to you all before, this is going to be a very random column! In keeping with that promise, here are a few new segments I have never done on this column before. (I like to keep you all on your toes. Ha!!) So without further ado… Here we go! Horrors In The News Since I read enough of the terrible things in the news (and admittedly am … Continue reading

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Inside Look – Tara Cardinal’s Benefit For Japan at Dark Delicacies

Here is an inside look at the awesomeness that happened at Dark Delicacies for the Japan benefit. Take a look to hear Chrome Skull, Leonardo from the Ninja Turtles (TURTLE POWER), Mother Firefly, The Bearded Lady, Ăśbervamp, Bishop from Aliens, and many more lend their support to the cause! Tara Cardinal\’s Japan Relief Celebrity Event

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Dai Of The Dead: So Much To Do…with Some Special Guests

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Heya freaks and Minx! Welcome to this edition of Dai Of The Dead. I am your hostess Bob and will now take you on a tour of my f*cked up little mind. So, so my name isn’t Bob, but all the rest applies. ;) Quite a bit has gone on since the last column and I am excited to get to it. I know I have taken a little break from this, but what can … Continue reading

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DaiDai Green is a contributor to HorrorNews.net. She created the column "Dai of The Dead"

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