Drunk driver accused of “voodoo curse” (Tabloid alert!)

herald1

Leave it to the Boston Herald...well, actually, it is a Boston Magazine piece that explains the characterization of a drunk driver by the Boston tabloid known for its sensationalist headlines.A drunk driver who drove a Boston Globe delivery truck off a highway (How many Boston newspapers can this story involve? Stay tuned!) was described as having raged at a state trooper when caught out in a welfare benefits scam. But it's the "voodoo cursing" that may be of interest to The Media Witch's … [Read more...]

The Art of Human Sacrifice

Wicker Man-masks1

...or, some wonderful news to celebrate Lammas!Although it takes place in the days leading up to Beltane, the 1973 film THE WICKER MAN might as well take place at Lammas, which is a traditionally a pagan festival associated with sacrifice (based upon harvest rites and rituals described in Frazer's The Golden Bough, among other sources).So it's deliciously appropriate that the news of a newly-discovered complete print of this cult cinema classic (and required viewing for all of the pagan … [Read more...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X