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The Practice of Voodoo in the South 0

Voodoo Village : Southern USA

Voodoo Village : Southern USA Has witchcraft sold out? Just like the ‘hipster’ who claimed they were into a particular band before anybody else had a chance to listen to them, many practitioners complain that the atmosphere surrounding American Voodoo has become decidedly commercial. Most web searches into the subject reveal an off-putting commercial veneer, mostly turning up high-priced “haunted tours” and the accompanying merchandise and souvenirs (at prices more shocking than any supernatural revelation). The collective fear in the practice undoubtedly arose from it’s mysterious nature; American Voodoo was scary because it was on the periphery. Originally brought to...

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New Orleans Restaurant Haunted by Ghost of Katrina Victim 10 Years Later?

Is this New Orleans Restaurant Haunted by Ghost of Katrina Victim 10 Years Later? New Orleans Restaurant Haunted by Ghost of Katrina Victim 10 Years Later? Last August 29th marked the ten year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s devastation upon the city of New Orleans . Although it’s been a decade since the tragedy, there may be one troubled soul who is still experiencing the horror of the events from the beyond the grave. WGNO of New Orleans recently reported that the owners of Charcoal’s Gourmet Burger Bar on the corner of Magazine and Jackson Street claim to be haunted by the ghost of...