This is way darker than dark tourism. It's a true nightmare come to life!
Halloween is around the corner, and if there's one thing Americans do right, it's Halloween.
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Travel and Leisure reports that there is a haunted house, McKamey Manor in Summertown, Tennessee, that claims to be the world's scariest house of horrors. And that's quite a claim. Why so scary, you ask?
Um almost like this...
Stuff. Of. Nightmares. Though the above house of horrors doesn't exist anymore, you can only imagine a similar experience of torment.
And the thing is, people voluntarily do this. To challenge themselves, to push their limits, to prove something, who knows.
Russ McKamey is the mastermind behind this extreme haunted home concept. His house has even been featured on the Netflix show, Dark Tourism and Haunters: The Art of the Scare. He says it's more of a mental game than anything else.
He films every visitor throughout, as to avoid any false accusations being made afterwards.
It only costs a bag of dog food to enter the house (the owner has a lot of dogs). But coming out of the house after completing the whole ordeal, is something no one has ever achieved.
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Because of the severity of the experience, you need a doctor's note before entering, plus you have to sign a whopper of a contract. This probably means your heart will be racing like a Hummingbird on speed.
McKamey is so confident is his scare tactics, that he's even offering $20 000 (R293 280) to the person who is able to complete the experience.
Up for this challenge?
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