Sylvia – The Horrors of a Small Town

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Life did have its surprises in Little House on the Prairie, even if the action of the series took place in a smaller town. The two-part episode Sylvia proved just that – although we believed that we came to know everybody until season 7, we were proved wrong. It was as if the small town […]

Zombies, Zombies Everywhere!

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A couple of years ago, if you were to ask an author or avid reader of popular fiction about the current trend, the answer would invariably be “vampires.”  Today, it has become nearly cliché to say, “zombies are the new vampires.”  Some might attest it was the humanized, tormented and soul-plagued monster, while others might […]

AHS: ASYLUM … On the Divided Viewership

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I’ve been an avid AHS fan since watching the first episode of the first season, enamored by the intriguing mesh of macabre, drama, and insightful commentary. It was and still is a “smart” show, written on a high literary level and meant for fans who enjoy a little depth with their horror. With great interest, […]

Suffer the Little Children

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Caution: contains spoilers. The slow transformation of Carl’s character has been both disturbing and profound. At the beginning of the series, he is innocent, scared, and dependent upon the adults around him for reassurance and stability. When he is shot by Otis, his parents keep a nearly constant vigil by his side. Although we still […]

AHS: Asylum “Tricks and Treats”

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Fading in with a scream, this episode begins by picking up where it left of in the beginning of the previous episode.  Newlyweds Leo and Teresa are in the rotting, abandoned asylum in present day, and Leo’s arm has been ripped off by an unseen killer.  His identity is revealed when Teresa attempts to flee, […]

American Horror Story: Asylum Season Premiere

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Warning: Spoilers ahead. Like the season premiere for Season 1, Asylum opens with a teaser in which curious characters explore the haunted property and become victims to the evil manifested by its dark past.  Honeymooners intent on traveling through the most haunted sites in America enter the abandoned and rotting asylum, discussing its history and […]