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American Horror Story Freak Show and Freaks Past

American Horror Story: Freak Show has rekindled an American interest in the old tradition of freak shows.  Some of us have been there all along.  I’ve been pissed off most of my life that I missed out on seeing the … Continue reading

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Little Angels: A Freak Show Story

The following story was inspired by the 1944 Ringling Brothers circus tent fire in Hartford.  The body of one young girl went unclaimed and unidentified, although her face was virtually undamaged.  She was called, for lack of a better name, … Continue reading

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Freakshow on AMC

My dad refused to let me see the two-headed baby at the state fair when I was a little kid.  He told me that the baby wasn’t alive, and that it was in a jar.  I remember throwing a tantrum.  … Continue reading

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