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Old 10-13-2012, 12:47 AM
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Location: Niflheim
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So I just recently started watching the TV show The Dead Files.

Do you believe in any of this or is this just entertainment?

Just seeing Amy and her reactions make me want to believe.

My son often says he sees things so I am very open to the idea.

Your thoughts?
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Old 10-13-2012, 03:49 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn,NY
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So I just recently started watching the TV show The Dead Files.

Do you believe in any of this or is this just entertainment?

Just seeing Amy and her reactions make me want to believe.

My son often says he sees things so I am very open to the idea.

Your thoughts?
I have not seen this show, But watched Paranormal witness 2 weeks ago with the GF and both agreed the real people involved look real nervous and scared recounting their experiences. I will check this show out.
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Old 10-13-2012, 09:53 PM
 
Location: Not where I want to be.
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She has to be the most annoying person ever. This is one show I don't believe any of. She seem so fake and so forced. Now Paranormal Witness is amazing. That show scares me.
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Old 10-14-2012, 09:03 AM
 
Location: Brooklyn,NY
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She has to be the most annoying person ever. This is one show I don't believe any of. She seem so fake and so forced. Now Paranormal Witness is amazing. That show scares me.
Yes, Even the reenactments are done well.

Ghost adventures I tried to watch, But it seems very fake-They also got caught in one episode with the infamous "Brick toss". There was even one episode Zak started freaking out because a spirit was "taking him over." It's as believable as seeing Elvis and Bigfoot buying beer in 7-11.
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Old 10-14-2012, 12:34 PM
 
Location: Sinking in the Great Salt Lake
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I know the ex-LEO from this season's Paranormal Witness episode about the Capitol Theatre:

Capitol Theatre Haunting - YouTube

I've heard the story from him and believe him, but Paranormal Witness gave it the "Hollywood treatment" as usual which cheapens the story in my opinion. The real experience just doesn't translate into good TV entertainment; it's impossible to convey the actual feelings and experiences on such a show without hamming it up. I wouldn't go on TV with my own story because of that.
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Old 10-14-2012, 01:05 PM
 
Location: Oakland CA
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I know the ex-LEO from this season's Paranormal Witness episode about the Capitol Theatre:

Capitol Theatre Haunting - YouTube

I've heard the story from him and believe him, but Paranormal Witness gave it the "Hollywood treatment" as usual which cheapens the story in my opinion. The real experience just doesn't translate into good TV entertainment; it's impossible to convey the actual feelings and experiences on such a show without hamming it up. I wouldn't go on TV with my own story because of that.
My problem with a lot of these shows -- and I'll include true crime shows like 48 Hours -- there is a story here, but it takes about 10 minutes to tell..... and you have to pad it to fill the hour. So we get to see them go over and over and over and over and over and over the same stuff.

And frankly now they're just making this stuff up. Watched something yesterday as I was crocheting about San Francisco and Alcatraz. After living here for 28 years now there's an unknown creature in the Bay that may have eaten people trying to escape from Alcatraz.

REALLY?
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