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Ghosts or Gore? MU students weigh in on horror flicks

Jennifer Zahn

October 28, 2010

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Which type of movie is scarier: a first-person witch-hunting documentary featuring uncomfortable close-ups of nostrils with some serious sinus drainage, or a horde of the living dead on an all-you-can-eat diet of human brains? While...

They want to see you scream

Jennie Jorgensen

October 14, 2010

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To some, October brings anticipation for the one weekend where pirates, vampires, cowboys, serial killers and Harry Potter characters roam free to wreak havoc: Halloween. But for haunted house owners and staff, this month means...

Sideshow: Bat-Manu

Eric Grover

November 5, 2009

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San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili obviously hates Halloween. It was in the first quarter during his Oct. 31 game against Sacramento when a bat that somehow got into the arena began flying around the court, temporarily...

Finally, a Halloween Bash that isn’t overrated

Kaleigh Ward

October 29, 2009

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Unfortunately, Halloween keeps threatening to become one of those overrated holidays. First, you become too old to fool strangers into giving you free candy. Big kid Halloween parties revive the holiday spirit a bit, but y...

Haunting activities of local ghosts revealed

Laura Bulgrin

October 29, 2009

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  Ten years ago, Dawn Scher Thomae, anthropology collections manager at Milwaukee Public Museum, stood in the Latin American area on the third floor of the museum. She felt a cold sensation unlike any she had felt bef...