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  1. taras

    Abbey Clancy: I Saw 3 UFOs On The A3

  2. Paul_Exeter

    Dan Aykroyd Describes ‘Spectacular, Gray UFO’ Just Feet From Hotel

    "The most spectacular one that I saw was bout 50 feet away from me and on the 23rd floor of a hotel in Montreal," he explained. "There were no lights at all, it was just a big, grey object that looked like a Macy's Day Parade balloon."...
  3. AnonyJ

    Is Actor Tom Hanks A Time Traveller From WW2?

    From Bristol Evening Post 7/8/2023 https://www.bristolpost.co.uk/news/uk-world-news/man-says-tom-hanks-could-8660092: Man says Tom Hanks could be a time traveller who met his grandad in WW2...Tom Hanks is known for his interest in history and World War Two. He starred in Saving Private Ryan...
  4. GNC

    Russell Brand: From Comic To Icke-Esque Conspiracist & Possible Abuser?

    Full story: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7698417.stm I'm not a fan of Brand, though I don't mind Ross, but hasn't this got a teensy bit out of proportion? How many of those complaining (and isn't complaining easy these days?) have actually heard the programme? I did hear it...
  5. Stormkhan

    Mystic Meg Has Left The Building!

    Bet she didn't see that one coming ... Mystic Meg, one of Britain's most famous astrologers, dies aged 80 https://uk.yahoo.com/news/mystic-meg-one-britains-most-094200095.html
  6. MrRING

    What Caused Karen Carpenter's Death?

    So I'm a fan of Karen Carpenter - sue me! Now, most folks are familiar with her story, and know that anorexic behaviors were the main reason for her untimely demise. Having seen Karen Carpenter Superstar and read about her life, I really thought that her death was caused by vomiting food up...
  7. maximus otter

    Bram Stoker's Home, London

    While on a trip into the Big City to visit the National Army Museum yesterday, my eagle eye fell upon a blue plaque en route to the attraction. Closer inspection revealed something that might be of interest to peripatetic Forteans: Image courtesy of National Heritage (as my iPhone shot was...
  8. MrRING

    Errol Flynn's Ghost Haunted Tracy Nelson

    I was listening to the excellent Maltin On Movies podcast, hosted by longtime movie critic Leonard Maltin and his daughter Jessie, and their guest was Tracy Nelson (the episode of June 7th, 2019). She is the daughter of Rick Nelson and granddaughter of Ozzie & Harriet. Aside from excellent...
  9. blessmycottonsocks

    Artist Tracey Emin's Apparition Sighting(s)

    Today's Guardian features an interview with artist Tracey Emin. She tells of her traumatic recovery from cancer surgery and an encounter with a "black apparition". If you click the hyperlink through to her earlier article, she also saw the ghost of her dead cat...
  10. Victory

    'Pete Beale' From Eastenders (Peter Dean): Two Fortean Occurrences

    One - he and a previously unknown child of his meet through results of DNA testing. Two - he has a vision of his deceased father. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10553587/For-years-Demi-loved-watching-Pete-Beale-discovered-hes-father.html
  11. 王泥喜法介

    A Mandela Effect

    A Chinese actress passed away last year. However, when I heard the news, I noted that the actress had passed away a few months ago. At first I did not take it seriously, however, I accidentally discovered a video that could support my memory. The first photo is a snapshot of the Wikipedia page...
  12. Victory

    Who Is The Most Famous Person In World History?

    Had a conversation about this with someone a few years back. The famous person can be alive or dead. For argument's sake, a way to decide is "If you showed a photo or painting of a person to everyone in the world and asked them who it was and to briefly describe what the person in the photo...
  13. Tempest63

    John Cleese Believes In Life After Death

    Is There Life After Death - Moderated By John Cleese.
  14. Zeke Newbold

    Improbable Derren Brown Stunt

    This has bugged me for years. You may recall that back in the early noughties - circa 2004 or thereabpouts - the illusionist and confidence trickster Derren Brown was a big name on television. This was on the back of a TV series in which he performed a series of fiendish stunts on members of...
  15. Ghost In The Machine

    What Exactly Did Les Dawson See Re. Sid James' Ghost?

    Reading about theatre history and yet again came across stories about Les Dawson seeing the ghost of Sid James, not long before his own death. And it's clear that whatever he saw, was absolutely terrifying. But I can't seem to find an account I thought I found a while back, that did actually...
  16. James_H

    Stevie Wonder Is Not Blind

    Has anyone heard this one? Some people believe that Wonder's blindness is a sham, and have various bits of 'evidence' to support their claim. Perhaps the most famous of which is this: A lot of the rest is personal anecdotes from other celebrities like Boy George and Donald Glover, who doubted...
  17. W

    Celebrity Near-Death Experiences (NDEs)

    Here's an interesting take on the 'typical' NDE experience - Actor Martin Barrass died twice after a motorcycle crash and was resuscitated both times. He describes his trips to the pearly gates thus: “I’d experienced everything going black and then everything went bright white and there was...
  18. gattino

    Celebrities & The Paranormal

    Watching the Fugitive reminded me of David "Harry O" Janssen the star of the original tv series. I recall years ago someone on local radio telling Janssen's life story, or more specifically his frequent premonitions including of his own death. Trying to look it up online the only such reference...
  19. Vardoger

    Taylor Swift: The Reincarnated Leader Of The Church Of Satan?

    Taylor Swift accused of being reincarnated leader of the Church of Satan in bizarre online theory Some people might argue that only the darkest of magic could guarantee stratospheric success seen by the likes of Taylor Swift. But now a genuinely bonkers theory has emerged suggesting The Swift...
  20. GNC

    Roy Jay

    Remember Roy Jay? I wouldn't be surprised if you didn't, but he was a British comedian circa 1984 who dressed in a convict's outfit covered in arrows and told jokes in between saying, "Spook!" and "Slither!". It's just that since he disappeared from view in the mid-eighties, there have...
  21. M

    Celebrities & Saucers

    I saw this: Source And had a look around for Mr Luckman and found: www.coasttocoastam.com/shows/2005/08/03.html His book is: Alien Rock: The Rock 'N' Roll Extraterrestrial Connection www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/07434 ... ntmagaz-21 www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0743466 ...
  22. tastyintestines

    Alex Jones

    I can't believe we don't have a thread dedicated to him. He's on www.coasttocoastam.com right now for the next two and a half hours if anybody has access to AM radio. He had a small part in "Waking Life" if anybody has seen that, I highly reccommend that movie. Oh and Techy you would love...
  23. A

    So How Much Did George Best ACTUALLY Drink Then?

    Apologies if there are other george best threads but I'm just curious about how much Best has been drinking for the last 30 years. I mean I drink 4 pints of 4% lager every night, maybe 6 at weekends. I know that is more than the recomended daily amount of 1ml, but I'm sure there are people...
  24. GNC

    Celebrity Deaths That Never Were (... As Legend Describes Them)

    Well, they died, but there's a story that goes with their deaths that is highly unlikely. For instance, Mama Cass never died from choking on a ham sandwich, she suffered heart failure, and Elvis Presley didn't die straining on the toilet, he had a heart attack while reading on a chair in his...
  25. K

    Celebrities' & Famous Folks' Heads (Severed; Preserved; etc.)

  26. K

    Spooky James Dean

    Source :eek!!!!:
  27. Cavynaut

    I'm Famous And Cashing My Cheque

    Anybody been watching this? It's classic TV. Julie Goodyear got in touch with Pat Pheonix last night, and Pat appeared to say, from the 'other side', that fags are okay!! How come Albert Tatlock or Stan Ogden didn't turn up? Hyperbolix, I hope you're watching this. It's great! They...
  28. A

    Sandi Toksvig Haunted?

    Listen to the clip from Sanid Toksvig's Radio 4 show Excess Baggage' for 28th February. It was from Leap Castle and the show has some interesting opinions re. Folklore, Stone Circles etc... Excess Baggage
  29. K

    John Lydon Missed Lockerbie (Just)

  30. MrRING

    Carry On Fortean

    Anybody here a fan of the Carry On series? Are they considered fun and witty or just one step above Benny Hill or what? I've only seen two, Carry On Screaming and Carry On Up The Jungle, but I thought both were pretty fun. But I know some things that are funny are pretty universally liked...
  31. M

    Celebrity Ghosts & Hauntings

    http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_826287.html And the interview: http://www.nypost.com/entertainment/7363.htm I suppose that is what you get for all that Tantric sex or at least for boasting about it whenever you can ;) Emps
  32. rynner2

    Dead—Not Dead! (Mistaken Reports & Declarations Of Death)

    MAN DIES AT HIS OWN WAKE thisisplymouth.co.uk/displayNode.jsp?nodeId=115997&command=displayContent&sourceNode=115996&contentPK=7001217 Link is dead. No archived version found.
  33. A

    Diana Dors' Missing Millions

    Did anybody else see this programme?? Diana leaves her son a list of letters and the search to break the code takes him to Bletchy Park, through masonic codes and then onto high-tech code breakers. More info. here channel4.com/culture/microsites/D/diana_dors/index.html Link is dead. What's...
  34. A

    Mel Gibson: Antisemite?

    He's guilty of sexism and homophobia (as we all know) but is he an antisemite? Rabbi says Gibson film fuelling hate Click to enlarge photo LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Mel Gibson's new film "The Passion" has already unleashed a wave of anti-Semitism in the United States despite the fact...
  35. D


    Probably not the right thread but however... I just read Vercingetorix's post about They died too young and when I saw this: It reminded me of a topic I posted either here or somewhere else about this disproportionate number of rock stars whose lives ended at the age of twenty seven...
  36. A

    Kirk Brandon & Spear Of Destiny

    Do any of you have any stories involving Kirk Brandon and esoterica, or just Kirk Brandon and Spear of Destiny......which I suppose is esoteric in nature....I always thought that KB and his band,were the next big thing that, but for one reason or other, were close,never quite got...
  37. A

    Bob Holness & Baker Street

    This one's been doing the rounds for ages, cult Blockbusters presenter Bob Holness is frequently reputed to have played the saxophone solo on Gerry Rafferty's "Baker Street". I think this is a myth, but if he didn't, then who did?
  38. A

    Ken Dodd's Stalker

    A woman has been sent for trial charged with harassing Ken Dodd and his long-term girlfriend. Ruth Tagg, 34, appeared before Preston Crown Court where she denied two charges of harassing the veteran funnyman and his partner Anne Jones. Tagg, of St John's Crescent, Bedminster, Bristol, is...
  39. M

    James Brown Sees Dead People

    From The Week, August 9 issue: "James Brown gets squirrelly around electronic gadgets, says Philip Gourevitch in The New Yorker. The Godfather of Soul avoids televisions, he says, because he can foresee people's deaths when they appear on the screen. It happened the first time when he saw...
  40. A

    Celebrity Deaths: Frequency / Clustering

    Is it me or are famous people dropping like nine-pins. Usually you seem to get them 3 at a time, but over the last fortnight/3weeks there seems to have been God knows how many. Are we just short of news, and thus more are being reported, or is there something more sinister at work?
  41. A

    People You Thought Were Dead

    Has anyone else come across the astonishing appearance of a celebrity/personality in the media that you thought had died many years earlier? This seems to have happened to me on a number of occassions. Each time, I have a hazy recollection of reports of the persons death. So what is...
  42. J

    Famous Forteans

    1. Neil Gaiman. (From Sunday, September 02, 2001) http://www.neilgaiman.com/archive/2001_09_01_archive.asp "And while we're waiting for the FAQ etc thing to get up and running (ho! says older-but-wiser author in a hollow and sceptical voice) I thought I'd answer a few more questions. My...
  43. J

    Orson Welles

    Is it any good? http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00004CRRB/o/qid=/sr=8-1/ref=sr_aps_v_1_1/026-0028896-2486069 -J
  44. A

    Elvis Presley

    Elvis as religious, cultural, social, media Icon. In a thousand years will Las Vegas be the new Mecca/Vatican? Will " In Elvis we trust" appear on the new world order banknote? Are we now watching the slow growth of a new Messiah. Is it my imagination or is the instance of recurrence of the use...
  45. A

    Wilfrid Hyde-White

    Does anyone recall a prediction involving Wilfrid Hyde White. He was at a horse race when he heard an announcement of the winners of a race that had yet been run. He said that if the race was not run before his death he would leave the names of the runners and riders with his solicitor. This was...
  46. A

    Uri Geller

    Uri Geller....what do you think? For a long time I have been interested in UG and the powers that he claims to have. Overall I think he is a pretty decent human being, although he may not have been in his earlier years. The big question is.............. is he genuine ? does he have the powers...