These Are the Movies Recommended by the Church of Satan -- Here's Why

Tucked away on the official Church of Satan website is a list of recommended films, offered up without much context or explanation. Naturally, we had to find out more, so we reached out to Magus Peter H. Gilmore, the Church of Satan's High Priest. He gave us an amazing lesson on what Satanists look for in movies. » 11/07/14 1:05pm 11/07/14 1:05pm

The British Military Spread Rumors Of Satanic Cults In Northern Ireland

During the early 1970s, amid increasing violence in Northern Ireland, British military intelligence agents deliberately sought to create panic about Satanic cults, black masses and witch covens as a way to discredit paramilitary groups. » 10/10/14 6:20am 10/10/14 6:20am

The 9 Best Satanic Cults in History

History is stuffed with rumors of strange and secretive Satanic cults. Some of those rumors are nothing more than a load of hot goat's blood, and others are legit Check out the best cults in history, and see if they ever really existed.

9. Good Old Salem » 1/14/14 10:00am 1/14/14 10:00am

Is Pokémon Satanic? According to this concerned fellow, yes

Every time something newfangled hits the scene and gets the kids riled up, some folks always assume that the devil is in the details. Like this guy right here, who also has an occult bone to pick with Minecraft, Guitar Hero, and Magiquest. It must be noted that he's not alone in this notion. » 10/08/11 7:30am 10/08/11 7:30am

A Gifted Man is basically Ghost Dad (but without Bill Cosby or anything…

So Friday's premiere of CBS' supernatural medical romance A Gifted Man left me speechless. Well, not entirely speechless. I did have one thing to say — "This is easily some of the most aggressively boring shit I've ever seen on the tee-vee" — but you really can't spin an entire television recap out of one sentence. » 9/25/11 9:50am 9/25/11 9:50am

When Geraldo Rivera took on Satanism (and a very confused Ozzy Osbourne)

Back in 1988, mustachioed talk-show gadfly Geraldo Rivera aired a very special two-hour exposé on America's foremost seducer of innocents: Satanism! The host somehow managed to spin heavy metal album covers and disparate crimes into a sensationalist yarn about a million-strong Satanic conspiracy overtaking the nation. » 8/09/11 12:00pm 8/09/11 12:00pm

When Hippies and Satanists Have Blood Orgies [NSFW]

Sometimes a freewheeling group of hippies gets hopped up on acid and booze, and runs across a group of Satanic monks dressed in black hoods. Then of course the Satanists drug them with blood and get out the Satanic dildo. » 1/26/10 7:02pm 1/26/10 7:02pm