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Poem of the Week: ‘The Word’ by Maxine Kumin

“We are sorry that we have no place in The Atlantic Monthly for your vigorous verse.” Frost’s submission included some of his finest early poems—“Reluctance,” for example. It was only after Frost ... read more

In Catemaco, Mexico's 'Land of the Sorcerers'

She had come from Mexico City for an exorcism ... Catemaco may be known for sorcerers and magic, but the entire region is home to plenty of the supernatural, spanning out from the tierra de brujos as ... read more

Exorcism And The Shaman’s Apprentice

I’ve been thinking about what to say about this much-discussed Atlantic piece on exorcism, which is why I haven’t posted ... to avoid unwanted attention.) I remember asking an exorcist once how he ... read more

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Religion's sinister fairy tale: Extremists, the religious right, Reza Aslan and the fight for reason

“[T]here may be people,” he wrote ... Neither of them, after all, believe in God. And is he saying that an atheist’s concept of faith is more “scientific” (and thus presumably more accurate) than an ... read more


Poem of the Week: ‘Castles in Spain’ by Amy Lowell

“We are sorry that we have no place in The Atlantic Monthly for your vigorous verse.” Frost’s submission included some of his finest early poems—“Reluctance,” for example. It was only after Frost ... read more

A Guide to the Spooky Scary Secret Monsters of Every State

IF YOU DARE ... real answer or something that’s not an ACTUAL ALLIGATOR IN SOMEBODY’S BACK YARD, WAITING TO MURDER THEIR FAMILY I guess go catch up on the Gulf Breeze UFO photos, which rank somewhere ... read more

Click If You Dare: 100 Favorite Horror Stories

And this year, we're celebrating the 200th birthday of one of the most famous scary stories of all time: Frankenstein — so a few months ago, we asked you to nominate ... folklore and the real-world ... read more

The 12 most dangerous countries for Christians

This number may be overinflated given Open Door’s vague and broad definition ... Libya (#7) has become a hotbed for Islamist terrorism after American military demolished its government. Four countries ... read more

‘Mermaids: The New Evidence’ is the worst thing I’ve ever seen on TV

It’s a similar tactic to what is seen on all paranormal or cryptid shows, where each case the group “debunks” seems to lend more reality and credibility to the ones they champion as real ... for the ... read more

Marco Rubio's deranged religion, Ted Cruz's bizarre faith: Our would-be presidents are God-fearing clowns

Aspirants to the White House, both Democratic and Republican, have, as we all know, begun “announcing,” thus initiating ... one of Ted Cruz’s own direr musings -- that gays are waging a ”jihad. . . in ... read more

Why Exorcisms Are On the Rise in America

When the counselor asked ... is real. The percentage who believe in the devil is even higher, and in fact has been growing: Gallup polls show that the number rose from 55 percent in 1990 to 70 percent ... read more

A LEGACY OF POETS AND CANNIBALS: LITERATURE REVIVES IN ARGENTINA

He thought he had found it to the far south, entering what he called the Freshwater Sea, now known as the Rio de la Plata, on the Atlantic coast of southern ... Perhaps my country was not misnamed ... read more



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