Few things make people freak out as irrationally as clowns do. And if you're looking for proof, look no further than a tiny Pennsylvania town that was convinced it was being stalked by a killer clown.
If you're afraid of clowns, you're not alone.
It’s the makeup and hidden identity, along with the fact that they’re SUPPOSED to be friendly that drive us away crying.
Horrifying. It’s not even doing anything and my skin is crawling.
Hollywood's used this to get screams for years, and since everything old is new again, the Stephen King adaptation It is heading back to theaters as a remake.
It’s about a clown named Pennywise who (what else) torments people.
His terrifying appearance in a sewer is the stuff of horror film legend.
Here it is. What’s scarier than a clown? A clown surprising you from a sewer.
Well, fiction became reality for one small town that had their own run-in with Pennywise the Clown.
Lawerence, KS Police were stumped by the signals, and everyone else was just plain terrified, wondering if this was the real thing or a prank.
This was one of just many instances of a clown’s balloon tied to a sewer grate.
So…what was going on here?