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'Demons' wreak havoc in Africa


Posted on Monday, 21 November, 2005 | Comment icon 22 comments


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"Many people in the North are fearful about a spate of incidents where what they call demons are terrorising people with mysterious phenomena."

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Comment icon #13 Posted by ladygrim on 10 February, 2006, 18:20
obviously this paranormal activity has a thing for the lasses 39 girls and 2 boys :\ bit dodgy if you ask me
Comment icon #14 Posted by Rykster on 10 February, 2006, 18:36
Just to play devils advocate here. Heh, devil. are falling to the ground in school, screaming for Satan to leave them alone For some odd reason my mind immediately jumped to ergot poisoning. Remember that? I was speculating that people prone to believing in demons might react this way to that sort of problem. Remember when we thought the mentally ill were possessed? children to Onandjokwe Hospital, where no illness was found.I am apt to wonder how well they looked? What sort of tests did they run? If they even did toxicology tests, how in-depth were they? Many things do not show up on standard... [More]
Comment icon #15 Posted by frogfish on 11 February, 2006, 4:57
Aye, this is real...although Satan may not be the culprit...Ergot is a theory, bu I don't think they grow barley and rye here... Reminds me of The Crucible Salem Witch Trials, Europe Witch Hunts
Comment icon #16 Posted by ZeroShadow on 11 February, 2006, 5:16
Just to play devils advocate here. Heh, devil. For some odd reason my mind immediately jumped to ergot poisoning. Remember that? I was speculating that people prone to believing in demons might react this way to that sort of problem. Remember when we thought the mentally ill were possessed? I am apt to wonder how well they looked? What sort of tests did they run? If they even did toxicology tests, how in-depth were they? Many things do not show up on standard toxicology panels. As to the fires... I have no solid ideas, but I would not jump to the demon conclusion either. Are you that much in d... [More]
Comment icon #17 Posted by Bella-Angelique on 11 February, 2006, 5:20
This sounds like a case of one person suffering from bouts of spontaneous human combustion, and the rest is more than likely mass hysteria.
Comment icon #18 Posted by ZeroShadow on 11 February, 2006, 5:26
Yeah but kids just falling on the ground screaming doesn't seem like mass hysteria O_O.... At least not to me.
Comment icon #19 Posted by Bella-Angelique on 11 February, 2006, 5:33
Yeah but kids just falling on the ground screaming doesn't seem like mass hysteria O_O.... At least not to me. Have you ever seen a film of someone suffering from SHC? I have only seen a film of a man with a mild case of it who had one arm that would smoke up and start to burn, but it might be on the net somewhere. It was covered by a professional news crew. All it would take would be a small group of children to see the smoke errupt from the person and hear them howl in pain and fear to set off the chain reaction. Real and genuine fear is very contagious.
Comment icon #20 Posted by ZeroShadow on 11 February, 2006, 6:15
Yeah but come on. walking around school.... then just plopping onto the ground screaming....
Comment icon #21 Posted by myyaya420 on 17 May, 2007, 18:40
How sad!Damn satan,oh yea he's already damned..
Comment icon #22 Posted by kuijiblob on 15 January, 2009, 20:20
if this were real i could fix it in two days if anyone wants this fixed email me *snip*


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