Creepypasta 2: Disturbing Smiles & Lidless Eyes
You asked for it, you got it. In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Christian return to the Creepypasta files and discuss some actual science behind the "Jeff the Killer" tale of mutilation and madness. Why do fake files creep us out? Are people really opting for permanent, surgical smiles? Could fictional Jeff get his eyelids replaced and how does this dark tale mirror reality? Find out.
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The Creepypasta Experiments (podcast)
The Science of Smiles (podcast)
How Internet Folklore Works (HowStuffWorks)
* Note: I said injected silicone in the podcast, but meant saline as covered in this post. Oops ~rl