In the spirit of the recent surveying of the Satanic Panic craze of the 1970s through early ’90s, enjoy this classic clip from the halcyon era when the topic of Satanic ritual murder stoked hysteria on daytime television:
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This is a documentary on Anton LaVey and the Church of Satan
“Yeah, well, I’m crazy, but I’m not stupid, hopefully. And I think we’re all a bit crazy if we do anything that’s deviant. I’ve studied a great deal on deviance and aberrant behavior. Most of the interesting people I’ve ever met have been deviant in one form or another.”
I am amazed that this happened, and even more amazed that Bob Larson refrained from attempting to exorcise the demons out of them.
Pastor Bob Larson: An American radio television evangelist. Best known around the internet for his exorcism of a gay demon from Brian, who appears as though he is more in need of a stylist and acting lessons.
Nikolas Schreck: The founder and frontman of Founder and frontman of the experimental occult band Radio Werewolf,writer of The Manson File: Myth and Reality of an Outlaw Shaman, co-director of the Werewolf Order, high ranking member of the Temple of Set, and co-found of the Sethian Liberation Movement.
Zeena Schreck: An artist, musician, author, animal rights activist, Tantric Buddhist, and the spiritual leader of the Sethian Liberation Movement (SLM). Also,she is the daughter of Anton La Vey, the founder of the Church of Satan. She is the first to be baptized in the Church of Satan.… Read the rest
Disinfo reader Robert sent us this story about Church of Satan founder Anton LaVey’s grandson, in the Visalia Times-Delta (San Joaquin Valley, California). It doesn’t indicate whether or not any satanic ritual was involved in the sexual assault:
A man and his girlfriend were arrested Sunday on suspicion of sexually assaulting and imprisoning a teenage girl in Three Rivers, authorities said.
Stanton Zaharoff LaVey, 33, and his girlfriend Mishael Nicely, 24, were arrested on suspicion of assaulting a 19-year-old they knew on Wednesday, the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department reported.
Authorities said the girl went with the couple to their home, where they smoked marijuana together. The girl told authorities that the couple would not let her leave. She was tackled and bound with tape at her hands and across her mouth, she reported.
The couple sexually assaulted her and forced her to watch pornography, she reported. She was allowed to leave at 3 a.m.
This premier episode of the Tone Color Alchemy podcast features author and historian Adam Gorightly, discussing his new book The Shadow over Santa Susana: Black Magic, Mind Control & the Manson Family Mythos.
The conversation centers around Manson’s musical career and the many songwriters who he was in touch with during his life, prior to the Tate-LaBianca murders. Tune in for a discussion of Charlie’s ties to the Church of Satan, the Beach Boys, Grateful Dead, The Beatles, Kenneth Anger, Jimmy Page, and Scientology, along with Manson’s musical techniques, 9/11 synchronicities involved in the recordings of his music, and plenty more. Gorightly has an encyclopedic knowledge of this topic and as always, he brings a warm, fun presence to the mix. Enjoy!