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    Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    Hey everybody. Just wanted to let you know that the episode of Ghost Adventures visiting the Villisca axe murder house is on at 8:00 on Travel Channel. I know that most of you like me will already be watching the ISU game so they are also airing it again at 10:00. If you have never heard of the Villisca axe murders here is the link to their website The Official Site of the Villisca Axe Murders of 1912


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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    This show is a guilty pleasure of mine. It's kind of a bad show, but interesting at times.


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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    Use to go there all the time in High School. Then the little girl left w/ me supposedly and all kinds of crazy stuff started happening. I had to go back to the house and they asked her to stay there and all the weird stuff stopped happening. Crazy stuff and I will never be returning.



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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    This girl I graduated with has done the overnight stay there and she said its crazy. I really wanna go there to check it out.


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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    Used to drive down there from Atlantic when I was a kid. Thanks for the heads up



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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    I grew up in Villisca.....Its funny how the house was never haunted until the local museum guy bought the house and started promoting it....



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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    Crazy story, i was so enthralled by it that i was reading up on it for a good hour a two, and i can't concentrate worth crap so that's saying something. Wish i had the travel channel at the dorms though..



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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by CyKline View Post
    I grew up in Villisca.....Its funny how the house was never haunted until the local museum guy bought the house and started promoting it....

    Lol, my wife is from there and has told me on numerous occasions that exact thing.
    She tends to get a little sandy when I make her drive me past it when we get down there for family tish. Also, she's said that families lived there when she was in high school (go blue jays!).


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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    I worked in Creston and talked to a guy who stayed overnight there. He said they left a tape recorder on the kitchen table, went up stairs, came back and found it recording. Listened to it to find a girl singing. Also, they said they saw a lot of floating 'orbs' whatever that means. He seemed convinced it was real.



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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by CyKline View Post
    I grew up in Villisca.....Its funny how the house was never haunted until the local museum guy bought the house and started promoting it....
    Ya I also went to school there till I was a sophomore then moved to Pleasantville. A kid in my class lived there till it was bought by the Olson linn museum and he never had a problem living there



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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    Ok....so i'm sitting here watching this and the whole part that they have on the hand recorder " I killed 6 kids" from a "ghost" just freaked me out.


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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    Here is a video a few buddies of mine made when they visited. [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFe6GfhZ4oY]YouTube - Villisca Axe Murder House: May 2010[/ame]


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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    I have the DVR rolling. I grew up 10 miles from that place. Thanks to the OP.



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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    A rerun is going right now on travel channel just in case anybody is interested.


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    Re: Ghost Adventures at Villisca, Iowa tonight

    its interesting. i cant figure out how much they play up for the tv and how much is real


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