Author Archives: Selina Alaniz

Vampire Diaries: A Fan’s re-Cap

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(Note: This article contains spoilers for the show.) And scene! The premiere season of the CW network‚Äôs ‚ÄúVampire Diaries‚ÄĚ came to a close this past Thursday. According to a press release from the CW, 3.48 million fans witnessed the Mystic Fall‚Äôs gang come thisclose to biting the dust. Needless to say Kevin Williamson and co. are smiling from ear to ear. They not only delivered plenty of fans to their home network but also left … Continue reading

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How will the world End…Maybe

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There‚Äôs been a lot of talk lately of the world coming to an end. Scientists are quickly finding ways to debunk that statement as believers are readying themselves for it.¬†Regardless of what or who you believe, there are no shortages of creative theories on how our home will meet its doom. The most obvious way (and most popular) is simply that earth will give way to natural disasters. Could this be true? For years, the … Continue reading

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Teens and Horror

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Every horror fan is familiar with the typical slasher film plot. A group of teens get into mischief and invoke the rage of some psycho killer. Most of them end up brutally dismembered with the exception of the virginal hero/heroine. Yes, we are very much ‚Äėin the know‚Äô about this particular story but the question that arises: why are teens often the victims of these crazed killers? It‚Äôs almost like these psychos have a checklist … Continue reading

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Horror & Pop, Oh My

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Once upon a time, horror and pop songs never really played nice together. One liked blood, gore, monsters, and darkness. The other liked to spread joy, catchy choruses and synchronized boy band dance moves. For the longest time, neither really wanted to play together. Until one day, a young man decided he would try to get them in the same room. After some time and a lot of work, the young man was able to … Continue reading

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TV Networks Prepare for Summer of Horror – 2010

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Summer is just around the corner and our beloved fall/spring television season has gone on break. Alas horror fans! Not to worry. A few networks have some summer shows that may be of interest. One popular vampire show along with a few newbies is set to premiere this summer. They range from drama to reality all with a nice horror twist. Will they fill the void of shows like ‚ÄúSupernatural‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúVampire Diaries?‚ÄĚ We shall … Continue reading

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