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Killer Legends Available on DVD and iTunes

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 07.08.2014 | Entertainment
Stephen D. Winick

Good news for folklore enthusiasts and legend trippers: Killer Legends, a smart, scary documentary I discussed when it was first aired back in February, is now available on DVD and iTunes.

Clowns Without Borders Brings Its Act To Conflict Zones To Let Kids Just Be Kids

The Huffington Post | Carina Kolodny | Posted 04.19.2014 | Impact

Clowns, acrobats, aerial artists and refugee camps. One of these things is not like the other. But nonprofit Clowns Without Borders is looking to upen...

The Clowns Are Coming...

Posted 04.01.2014 | Weird News

Look, we know this sounds terrifying, but bear with us: Nearly 30 clowns descended on a mall in Maine to entertain children and earn points toward the...

Staten Island Clown Might Be A Stunt By Local Film Company

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.25.2014 | Weird News

Okay guys, enough clowning around. The terrifying clown that's said to have been creeping out residents in Staten Island, N.Y., is a stunt by a lo...

PHOTOS: Creepy Clown Is Creeping Out Staten Island

| Posted 03.26.2014 | Weird News

By Nicholas Rizzi STATEN ISLAND — A mysterious clown has been roaming the streets of Staten Island and freaking out local residents. Staten Isla...

Clowns Are Creepy As Hell. Here's Why Nobody Will Miss Them When They're Gone.

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 02.24.2014 | Comedy

The news is out: There's a clown shortage. The World Clown Association, the country's largest trade association for clowns, recently reported that mem...

Andy Campbell

Angry Clowns To Daily News: You're Wrong

HuffingtonPost.com | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.21.2014 | Weird News

Did you hear the one about America's imminent "clown shortage?" It's not very funny. A New York Daily News article claimed Monday that "a national...

NO LAUGHING MATTER: National Clown Shortage Looms In U.S.

Newser.com | Posted 02.17.2014 | Weird News

(NEWSER) – Good news, coulrophobes: A "national clown shortage" may soon be upon us, the New York Daily News reports. It seems as older clowns are d...

Coffee, Tea or Vulva Cancer

Amy Koko | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Amy Koko

This week I had the fabulous experience of flying from Tampa to NYC, and I have one thing to say... W T F? If anyone looked more hungover and disheveled than myself, it was the flight attendants.

This Week in Seeding the Change: Everyone Needs a Little Sunshine and Laughter Sometimes

Ari Nessel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Ari Nessel

These are just a few examples of what a little seed money can do when put in the hands of someone with a vision and a plan to change the world.

Creepy Clown: People Enjoy Being Freaked Out

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 09.19.2013 | Weird News

A terrifying clown gaining notoriety for ominously standing around the streets of Northampton, U.K., has spoken to the media, while a self-described "...

These Clowns Will Haunt Your Dreams

Posted 09.26.2013 | Weird News

From the truly terrifying to the downright silly, these 9 clowns are guaranteed to keep you up at night. You're welcome! OUCHY THE CLOWN Not...

IT LIVES / Scary Clown Just Wants To Be Loved

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 09.19.2013 | Weird News

It doesn't speak. It doesn't juggle. It has balloons but doesn't hand them out. It probably doesn't even sleep. It just stands there, haunting our dre...

WATCH: Clowns Get Married And It's Obviously Hilarious

Posted 08.25.2013 | Weird News

They may have been dressed in funny costumes, but Billy Tedeski and his bride Patty Kulwicki weren't clowning around this week when they vowed to love...

War Refugee and Balloon Maker Drivers: Stories From a Gary Truck Stop

Michael Sean Comerford | Posted 07.30.2013 | Travel
Michael Sean Comerford

In this morning's version of Edward Hopper's "Nighthawks," the diner is a Gary, Indiana truck stop and the patrons are cross-country truckers.

April Fools Rush In

Donna Henes | Posted 06.01.2013 | Religion
Donna Henes

Clowns are an essential element of ritual in most places in the world. Their antics provide an over-the-top immorality, which, by negative example, serves to highlight and strengthen the integral values of society. The Hopi say that clowns show life the way it should not be.

What Made This Woman Turn Into A Clown

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 02.20.2013 | Fifty

Don't let one day get too far away from you. That's the other piece of why I started clowning… I really had no idea how much life I was looking at. We all take the fact for granted that we have endless amounts of days. Make sure that you're doing the things that are important that you've always wanted to do.

The Culture of Clowning: Discussion and Exhibit in NYC

Kate Kelly | Posted 03.10.2013 | Arts
Kate Kelly

On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at the Bard Graduate Center Galleries on Manhattan's Upper West Side, David Carlyon Ph.D will present a program on the c...

The Only Clown vs. Cop Brawl Video You'll Ever Need

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 11.19.2012 | Weird News

Ever seen a clown tackle a police officer and then receive several punches to the head? Do yourself a favor and watch this video. An unidentifie...

Steve Jobs' Stolen iPad Unwittingly Used By Local Clown

San Jose Mercury News | Posted 08.17.2012 | Technology

What would you do if you had Steve Jobs' iPad? Kenny the Clown, who had the late Apple co-founder's tablet all to himself for a few days this month, d...

It's Hard Out There For A Clown

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 08.14.2012 | Los Angeles

ONTARIO, Calif. -- Even when she's not in character, Julie Varholdt acts like a buffoon. On a recent day, the veteran clown named "Lovely Buttons" ga...

Creepy Clown Congress Convenes In Guatemala City

Posted 07.26.2012 | World

Send in the clowns! The fourth annual Clown Congress in Guatemala City has drawn professional jesters from Central America, South America, and the Car...

Astoria Characters: The Clown Who Laughs Through Life's Tears

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 09.23.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

It's time for Jose Morales to put on his happy face. He pulls up two straight-back chairs and sets them in front of a 4-foot-high dime store mirror in the living room/kitchen of his thimble-sized apartment.

This Evil Clown Gets Paid To Stalk Your Child

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.08.2012 | Weird News

Attention parents: Just in case your children don't have anything to talk about in therapy, here's something you might want to consider: Dominic D...

The Craziest Thing I Did For My Ex-Husband

Juliet Jeske | Posted 02.03.2012 | Divorce
Juliet Jeske

By joining my spouse in his passion, I was trying to make my marriage stronger. But I made a mistake many spouses make and put his dreams before my own.