This stuff is pervasive ... but also clumsy and baffling.
The most unrealistic thing about fictional villains is that they don't get arrested until the plot calls for it.
Counterpoint: just eat food that's not made of gold!
It all began with the World Series.
Art can be dangerous.
Halloween is a gold mine for personal injury lawyers.
They're only going to destabilize our entire society someday, but let's have some fun.
These stories are genuinely creepy.
Some paranormal hoaxes get way more attention than they deserve.
You can learn a lot about a culture from its monsters.
The industry of 'body part brokerage' is large and largely unregulated.