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No more paranormal un-reality shows on SyFy

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It looks like silly paranormal shows will not have an outlet at Syfy anymore. Good. Perhaps this will finally kill the genre that promotes paranormal belief with shoddy “evidence” and dubious anecdotes. Syfy plans to lure you back with these 5 shows | Inside TV | EW.com. We had a long run with paranormal shows…

Buzz Aldrin part of the “Aliens On the Moon” special

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Sounds like another humdinger. The Syfy network will air a two-hour special called “Aliens On The Moon: The Truth Exposed” on July 20 (the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing). The director is the guy from the Alien Autopsy video. Call me closed-minded but this CAN’T be good. Paranormal Pop Culture: Buzz Aldrin To…

Joe Rogan meets Todd Disotell about Bigfoot (UPDATE: My review)

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Originally published on July 17, 2013 See update below. I have to say… this is an interesting piece. I wish I could have been in this conversation. Investigating Big Foot With Joe Rogan — Vulture. Rogan, a former martial artist and current Ultimate Fighting Championship color guy, is a compact, muscular, hairless-pated hominid deeply attuned…

Syfy renews “Ghost Mine” and adds three new paranormal shows

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SyFy network continues to add to their lineup with some new paranormal shows and one returning for a second season. Paranormal Pop Culture: UPDATED with Chris Fleming quote: Syfy renews ‘Ghost Mine,’ greenlights new paranormal reality series. Announced today, the network has renewed Ghost Mine — the paranormal series set in a supposedly haunted gold…

When pigs fly: Pigasus awards bestowed on the deserved

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The honors were given yesterday, April Fools’ Day. JREF’s Pigasus Awards “Honors” Dubious Peddlers of “Woo”. Since 1997, the JREF’s annual Pigasus Awards have been bestowed on the most deserving charlatans, swindlers, psychics, pseudo-scientists, and faith healers—and on their credulous promoters, too. The awards are named for both the mythical flying horse Pegasus of Greek…

Stranded: Ho hum. Another ghost show.

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Same ole same ole… Didn’t MTV do this with “Fear” long ago? Syfy Will Premiere “Stranded,” Terrifying New Paranormal and Psychological Experiment – From the Producer of “Paranormal Activity” | TheFutonCritic.com. If you thought Paranormal Activity was scary – get ready for Stranded. The new Syfy reality series, premiering Wednesday, February 27 at 9PM (ET/PT),…

Syfy to premier three new paranormal series

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The paranormal TV trend isn’t over yet. Syfy Launches Three New Reality Series – Deadline.com Syfy has added a trio of new reality programming to its line-up for next year. It was announced today that Ghost Mine, Stranded and Notorious Hauntings would premiere on the network in early 2013. “Each of these series takes a…

‘Ghost Hunters’ returns with same old schtick, minus one founder

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‘Ghost Hunters’ back with new episodes, new attitude | 9news.com. The SyFy series often described as the Daddy of all paranormal series returns this week. And this new season is going to be very different. ‘Ghost Hunters’ investigator Grant Wilson has left the Syfy series. That leaves Jason Hawes to lead the team’s ghost hunting.…

Haunted Highway to debut with Bear Lake Beast episode

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A new paranormal show debuts for the summer travel season on SyFy Haunted Highway: Season premier Syfy‘s newest paranormal reality series, Haunted Highway (formerly known as Paranormal Highway) will premiere Tuesday, July 3 at 10 PM. The hour-long series follows two teams, Jack Osbourne & Dana Workman and Jael de Pardo & Devin Marble, as…

Syfy to premiere haunted college show ‘School Spirits’

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School Spirits Premiere. Premieres Wednesday, June 20 at 10 PM School Spirits travels to schools and universities all across the country to recount the true ghost stories experienced on these academic campuses. The stories will be told in first person narratives through the testimonials of real students, teachers, parents and staff that have encountered the…

Syfy announces gaggle of ghost shows. Gag.

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Just when you thought it was safe now that Grant is gone from Ghost Hunters… Syfy Announces New Paranormal Reality Series and Projects. 3 new paranormal shows are coming up on the Syfy network! School Spirits – Premieres June 2012 – School Spirits will tell true ghost stories of hauntings that have happened at schools…

Because we obviously don’t have ENOUGH bad Bigfoot on TV

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Bonaduce, Williams to star in ‘Bigfoot’ – UPI.com Danny Bonaduce, Barry Williams, Howard Hesseman and Sherilyn Fenn are to star in the TV movie “Bigfoot,” U.S. cable network Syfy said Thursday. Bruce Davison will direct and also appear in the movie, alongside actor Andre Royo and rocker Alice Cooper. “When Bigfoot is discovered in South…

Ghost Hunters Live Halloween special gets big ratings

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Ghost Hunters Halloween Live 2011 Ratings This year, Jason, Grant and team members from Ghost Hunters, Ghost Hunters International and Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files went to Pennhurst Asylum in Pennsylvania, a former state mental institution. From 7 PM – 1 AM, Ghost Hunters Halloween Live grew compared to 2010′s event, averaging 1.4 million total…

Syfy bringing “School Spirits” to television

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Syfy Orders Six Episodes of “School Spirits” |. Syfy orders six, one-hour episodes of the new unscripted series School Spirits from executive producers Mark Burnett (Survivor, The Apprentice) and Seth Jarrett (Celebrity Ghost Stories). The project will tell true ghost stories of hauntings that have happened at schools across the country. The stories will be…

Another season of Haunted Collector

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Haunted Collector Renewed for Season Two |. Syfy has ordered a 12-episode second season of Haunted Collector. The series is expected to return during the second quarter of 2012. Documentary-reality series Haunted Collector explores how ghosts and spirits can inhabit more than just homes and buildings — they can also live in objects.