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By Benjamin Radford

undesirable clowns—those malicious misfits of the halfway who terrorize, hang-out, and threaten us—have lengthy been a cultural icon. This booklet describes the heritage of undesirable clowns, why clowns pass undesirable, and why many of us worry them. Going past normal clowns similar to the Joker, Krusty, John Wayne Gacy, and Stephen King’s Pennywise, it additionally positive factors weird and wonderful, lesser-known tales of peculiar clown antics together with Bozo obscenity, Ronald McDonald haters, killer clowns, phantom-clown abductors, evil-clown panics, intercourse clowns, carnival clowns, troll clowns, and masses extra. undesirable Clowns blends humor, research, and scholarship to bare what's in the back of the clown’s darkish smile.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Benjamin Radford is a author, investigator, and columnist for Discovery information. he's the writer of 8 books, so much lately Mysterious New Mexico: Miracles, Magic, and Monsters within the Land of appeal and monitoring the Chupacabra: The Vampire Beast in reality, Fiction, and Folklore, either released by way of the collage of recent Mexico Press. Radford lives in Corrales, New Mexico.

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“Clowns with sinister facets and malevolent explanations come less than serious scrutiny during this pithy, abundantly illustrated examine of the ‘bad clown’ as a popular culture phenomenon.” -- Publishers Weekly

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Bad Clowns by Benjamin Radford PDF

Undesirable clowns—those malicious misfits of the halfway who terrorize, hang-out, and threaten us—have lengthy been a cultural icon. This booklet describes the background of undesirable clowns, why clowns cross undesirable, and why many of us worry them. Going past commonly used clowns reminiscent of the Joker, Krusty, John Wayne Gacy, and Stephen King’s Pennywise, it additionally positive factors weird and wonderful, lesser-known tales of peculiar clown antics together with Bozo obscenity, Ronald McDonald haters, killer clowns, phantom-clown abductors, evil-clown panics, intercourse clowns, carnival clowns, troll clowns, and lots more and plenty extra.

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