When John Quinney was ten years old, he took the stand to testify against his own father. He had come to believe that his dad Melvin was the murderous leader of a satanic cult. It would be decades before John would learn that his family was just one of many swept up in a panic that gripped America in the 1980s—one in which hundreds of people were accused of taking part in underground satanic cults that sacrificed infants and sexually abused children. By the time the panic had subsided, score ...
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You know what is really terrible? Mass shootings. You know what is worse? The heartbreaking 911 calls of victims hiding at the Pulse Nightclub as a gunman took the lives of way too many people.