If ranchers want to know who’s really behind “cattle mutilations,” fine. The real culprits are quite obvious: It’s not Satanists. It’s the ranchers.
Calling conspiracists like Jon Voight stupid doesn’t change their minds. But what if I don’t want to change minds? What if I just want to say what’s true?
Through stories like the Satan myth, we can confront our own falliblity. If we don’t, then we condemn ourselves to the one true Hell: denialism.
How do you observe Halloween in the midst of an unprecedent public health crisis? In our case, very carefully.
The Temple of the Vampire says it’s “the only organization that represents the true vampire religion.” We wouldn’t know how to begin debunking that,