The Haunting Of…

by Armchair Paranormal on February 7th, 2013

The Haunting Of… is a TV show on the Bio Channel starring Kim Russo a psychic medium. Kim Russo is from Long Island, (not to be confused with Theresa Caputo who is know as the Long Island Medium). Each episode Kim meets a new celebrity who has had a paranormal experience in their past. She meets them at the haunted location, to investigate ‘in hopes of discovering the truth’. Most if not all of these celebrities had previously shared their paranormal experience on Celebrity Ghost Stories, also on the Bio Channel. Kim was nine years old when she started seeing […]

What Really Goes Into A Paranormal Investigation?

by Armchair Paranormal on November 28th, 2012

What is so glamorous about paranormal investigation anyway? Well, glamorous isn’t the word, after all, most investigations are done in darkness, and at times in extreme weather and terrain. Of course a lion’s share of investigations take place in regular family homes. But for all of us ‘Armchair Paranormal’ fans out there watching on our TV’s and computers, there is a sense of excitement, history and mystique with the dusty, dangerous, creepy old locations. We’ve become familiar with the investigators we watch on screen, it’s like we are right there beside them on their investigations. So this left me wondering, […]

The Origin of Halloween

by Armchair Paranormal on October 30th, 2012

The roots of Halloween go way back, approximately 2000 years. It originated with the Celts in North Eastern Europe, before Christianity was introduced. All Hallows Eve, October 31, was a Pagan holiday that celebrated Samhain- the end of summer, the end of harvest and the beginning of the Pagan New Year, November 1. It was believed, that during this time, the dead roamed the earth freely and it would be much easier to communicate with spirits that had passed on. There were rituals and celebrations to mark the occasion. Why did costumes enter the picture? Some folks were scared that […]

What’s a Girl Supposed to Wear on Halloween?

October 31st is a favorite day of the year for many. What’s not to love? […]

A Short History of the Original Ghost Club

Some of you may not know that the author Charles Dickens was an important member […]