Do you believe in ghosts? Youre not alone. For nearly two centuries, American popular culture has been influenced by the supernatural. Since the Fox sisters first reported the mysterious rappings in their New York home, mediums, magicians, and ghost hunters have played a huge part in the shaping of American history.
Tonight Troy Taylor reveals the roots of our fascination with ghosts, haunted houses, and the supernatural, and offers a rich, entertaining, and colorful look at the people, places, and eerie events that have captured the imagination of the country in some of the most outrageous and unbelievable stories in history.