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"The rumbling steps came closer and closer; strange sounds of coughing, scraping, and muttering could be heard. My heart was quaking with fear and anticipation. Right outside the door, a firm step, a violent tug at the latch, and the door sprang open…" (The Sandman by E.T.A Hoffmann)

Throughout October, we are going to post a mixture of spooky, freaky, and downright terrifying extracts from Horror Stories, a wide-ranging anthology of horror-fiction edited by Darryl Jones. But don’t worry, nothing mentioned in these stories are real… or are they?!
Image: Haunted Homestead, by bkress, via iStock Photo.

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"The rumbling steps came closer and closer; strange sounds of coughing, scraping, and muttering could be heard. My heart was quaking with fear and anticipation. Right outside the door, a firm step, a violent tug at the latch, and the door sprang open…" (The Sandman by E.T.A Hoffmann)

Throughout October, we are going to post a mixture of spooky, freaky, and downright terrifying extracts from Horror Stories, a wide-ranging anthology of horror-fiction edited by Darryl Jones. But don’t worry, nothing mentioned in these stories are real… or are they?!

Image: Haunted Homestead, by bkress, via iStock Photo.

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Fox News statement: 'We are outraged to learn today that James Rosen was named a criminal co-conspirator for simply doing his job as a reporter'

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Oh, DOJ.

Addendum: Jack Shafer has this thoughtful counterpoint.

(Source: thepoliticalfreakshow)

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AIDS is now the leading cause of death for African-American women between the ages of 25 and 34 and the primary killer for all African Americans in the 19-44 age group.

Robert Fullilove, guest on today’s show. (via nprfreshair)

In case you were wondering, HIV / AIDS is still epidemic.  Find more sobering stats and information on how you and your partner can get tested here.  Know your status.

(via inothernews)

(Source: mailman.columbia.edu, via inothernews)

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