The Child Molester (1964): The Highway Safety Foundation Beyond the Road
The school film that traumatized children everywhere. Warning: the footage of the victims at the end is real and seriously graphic.
Originally posted on FILMBUNNIES:
by Alexandra Heller-Nicholas
The following is a supplementary component of a larger research project I am currently working on about The Child Molester (1964) and the Highway Safety Foundation. The majority of this…
Stephen King and BTK’s Daughter
Over the last several days, I have seen news stories about the daughter of serial killer BTK (Dennis Rader) speaking out against Stephen King and the film (A Good Marriage) he is promoting. Because I grew up in Wichita during BTK’s reign of terror, I admit to having the same feelings as the killer’s daughter. As an author, however, I feel torn. I know the subject remains a sensitive one,…
Disturbing Disorders: Sirenomelia (Mermaid Syndrome)
From one of the most fascinating blogs around, The Chirurgeon’s Apprentice One of the first stories I can ever remember reading, found in a collection of tales at my grandmother’s farm, was Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid.
In Praise of Ray McKinnon
The first time I saw writer, director, actor Ray McKinnon was The Stand, the 1994 television adaption of Stephen King’s novel. McKinnon played the luckless Charlie Campion, the infected guy who got the ball rolling. Even more memorable was his role as Vernon T. Waldrip, the bonafide suitor, in the Coen Brothers’ 2000 film O Brother Where Art Thou? His pronunciation of ‘mah fee-awn-say’ is…
Google has recently alerted me to a couple of websites touting “Free PDF Downloads” of S.K. Epperson books, one of them listing a publisher (of medical books) that I have had absolutely no dealings with, past or present.
I currently offer only one free book and that is GreenLake. Please be careful clicking on the websites that promise free PDF files of my work—they may contain more than you…