Tagged: folklore

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US Government officially denies existence of mermaids!!

In an astounding move, the United States government has officially denied the existence of mermaids. The statement came from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), a US Government agency that’s part of the Department of Commerce. On their official website, they...

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Natural Werewolf Repellant

There are a few plants that grow naturally that are known to ward werewolves away and have been dubbed as a “natural” werewolf repellant. These items irritate some werewolves causing them to become sick. It should be noted however, that like humans,...

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Shape Shifting Seals: The Selkie

An unusual were-animal, the Selkie (or sometimes spelled Selchie, or Silkie), is a seal that can shapeshift into the form of a human.  Selkies are said to be found in the Shetland or Orkney Islands in Scotland. The theories of how selkies...

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Transylvania

Transylvania is such a well-known place, that for many, it can seem almost mythical and not real, bringing to mind craggy mountains, castles, and superstitions.  It is however a very real place located in central Romania, and is well-known for its beautiful...

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New Werewolves – werewolf evolution

The werewolves that are being depicted in modern media is what many would call “new werewolves“. They are not the werewolves of yesterday with hair all over their bodies and an uncontrollable urge to attack people. The new werewolves are werewolves that...

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Fact or Faked: Hellhound

Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files Werewolves? Not yet! Fact or Faked is a show on Syfy channel that investigates the paranormal. A recent episode of Fact or Faked titled Predator/Red Sky at Night took the investigative crew on a mission to investigate...

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Azeman Vampires

The Azeman is the South American version of a female creature that is the equivalent of a vampire or werewolf. It’s difficult at first to understand why this creature would be considered both, especially since we so typically think of werewolves and...

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Dhampir

I’ve talked before about the half werewolf, and would like to talk about another half creature called the Dhampir, which is a half vampire.  The Dhampir is the resulting child from the union of a vampire  and a human.  Traditionally the vampire...

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Werewolves and Christmas

Do werewolves celebrate Christmas? Werewolves have a human side to them, and do not lose that when they find out they are werewolves.  Many still celebrate the holidays and traditions they grew up on when they were humans.  If when they were...