Betty_Pipetti (pipetti) wrote in polloftheday,
Betty_Pipetti
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Hey everyone, hope you're having a great weekend
and celebrating this beautiful season as best you can...... Don't be afraid to take this Poll!


Poll #1078553 Halloween Poll of the Damned !

How old were you the last time you went trick or treating?

younger than age 8
4(4.0%)
age 9 or 10
7(6.9%)
age 11 or 12
18(17.8%)
age 13 or 14
25(24.8%)
age 15 or older
20(19.8%)
I still go
3(3.0%)
Never went.
14(13.9%)
I go now again, with my own kids.
8(7.9%)
Other (please comment)
2(2.0%)

What traditionally spooky activities of this season scare you the most?

Being outside on a foggy rainy dark night.
10(10.2%)
Hearing ghost stories that someone claims are true
19(19.4%)
Stories of vampires, werewolves, etc.
0(0.0%)
Gorey murder stories/movies.
19(19.4%)
Having to make my own costume
10(10.2%)
I have seen ghosts or other phenomena, but wasn't scared
8(8.2%)
I am terrified because I have seen ghosts or demons or the like.
1(1.0%)
Nothing frightens me because I am loved
12(12.2%)
Everything frightens me because I have anxiety problems
11(11.2%)
Other (please comment)
8(8.2%)

Have you ever lived in a place that you feel was really haunted?

Yes, I think every dwelling retains some energy of spirits.
14(14.7%)
Some places I have lived were haunted.
25(26.3%)
No, there is no such ting as hauntedness.
30(31.6%)
I am not sensitive but other people have thought my home(s) were haunted.
9(9.5%)
Other (please comment)
17(17.9%)

I believe it's possible that hauntings are:

the imagination of abuse victims or other anxiety-ridden folks.
7(7.4%)
real phenomena but not necessarily spirits of the dead.
38(40.4%)
the energy of actual individuals that have died.
28(29.8%)
energy that comes from the people that currently live there.
5(5.3%)
Something else (please comment).
16(17.0%)

Halloween, as a holiday,

Should be an entire week, it's so fun.
19(19.0%)
Disturbs me because I'm ignorant of the true origins of all things "occult."
1(1.0%)
Is during the most beautiful time of the year.
15(15.0%)
Is all about eating bite-sized candy bars.
15(15.0%)
Is a blast because we make imaginative costumes.
7(7.0%)
Is an excuse to drink on a weeknight.
5(5.0%)
Really is an overblown commercialized harvest festival.
10(10.0%)
Is even better than Christmas/Hanukkah/ Kwanzaa/Winter Solstice
6(6.0%)
All of the Above
13(13.0%)
is something else (please comment)
9(9.0%)

Have you ever used a Ouija board?

Yes and it seemed like something happened! (please comment)
19(19.4%)
No, I am afraid it attracts malevolent entities.
12(12.2%)
Yes, but it seemed like the participants were just pushing the planchette around.
33(33.7%)
No, and I don't believe they amount to anything.(please refrain from commenting)
24(24.5%)
Other (please comment)
10(10.2%)

Ever been to a seance?

No.
88(88.9%)
Yes, and it was totally faked
0(0.0%)
Yes but nothing happened.
4(4.0%)
Yes and something spooky or real seemed to happen (please comment)
7(7.1%)
Other (please comment)
0(0.0%)

Are you familiar with EVP?

Yes and I think it's really voices from beyond!
13(13.0%)
Yes, and it's just a bunch of random static
13(13.0%)
Yes, and it creeps me out even though it seems phony.
19(19.0%)
No, what's EVP?
52(52.0%)
Other (please comment)
3(3.0%)

As far as contacting the dearly departed,

I want to, so I can tell a loved one something I never got to say before they died.
4(4.1%)
I want to, just out of curiosity, so they can impart words of wisdom or clues about afterlife.
13(13.3%)
No one who is dear to me has departed yet.
12(12.2%)
I don't believe there is awareness beyond physical life (because I'm a poindexter).
12(12.2%)
I want to, because I miss them so much.
3(3.1%)
I am in no hurry because our paths will cross again, in afterlife or other incarnations.
16(16.3%)
I miss them and want contact even though I know we'll be together again
1(1.0%)
they do visit me, in my dreams sometimes.
10(10.2%)
I never really thought about it.
15(15.3%)
hey do visit me, during waking hours (please comment)
1(1.0%)
Even reading the answer options scares me.
4(4.1%)
Something else (please comment).
7(7.1%)

Is there such a thing as evil spirits, demons, or hell?

Yes, and I have personal experience of this (comment if you can)
9(9.8%)
Yes, but not in my personal life so far.
17(18.5%)
Real hauntings seem to be benevolent or neutral; menacing ones are delusions of the deluded.
2(2.2%)
Heaven, as in afterlife reunion with loved ones is real...this timespace realm we incarnate in is as hellish as it gets.
7(7.6%)
I believe in traditional definitions of heaven and hell, so yeah, fire and brimstone and redman with pointy tail !
6(6.5%)
there are no evil souls, only misguided abused souls and they only do bad stuff while alive.
13(14.1%)
there is such a thing as demons, who were never living people, just as there are angels who have not incarnated.
1(1.1%)
If you are bad in life you go to hell after you die.
4(4.3%)
Hell is a metaphor for returning to this timespace realm for further incarnations because of curiosity about the nature of suffeing (or avoidance of suffering).
6(6.5%)
Something else entirely (please comment).
27(29.3%)

On the subject of Witches,

the word refers to practitioners of the Wiccan religion, who are mostly good people.
24(25.3%)
they are Wiccans, which i am scared of just because i'm a bible-thumper
0(0.0%)
they are fictional evil-doers, like Margaret Hamilton in the Wizard of Oz
5(5.3%)
As with any religion or lifestyle, there are good ones and bad ones and just boring ones.
35(36.8%)
Witch is a label that was put on some women and men, during the spanish inquisition and in new england during colonial times, as an excuse to torture and kill the neighbors.
17(17.9%)
It doesn't mean anything, but it's a cool costume that's easy to make.
3(3.2%)
Something else ( please comment).
11(11.6%)

Scariest Halloween Lore/ images from your childhood?

The nightmares I had.
15(16.5%)
stories with ghosts near your bed or looking at you
15(16.5%)
tales of witches or others putting spells or curses on someone
3(3.3%)
that song the soldiers sing while marching around the wicked witch's castle in wizard of oz
5(5.5%)
the idea of vampires or werewolves attacking me outside or in my bed
7(7.7%)
Real supernatural bad stuff happened to me, dammit! (please comment and I'm sorry)
1(1.1%)
Nothing ever scared me because even as a child I was not superstitious.
16(17.6%)
Bad stuff that was not supernatural happened so i had not the luxury of traditional spookiness causing fear. (sorry)
3(3.3%)
I saw supernatural phenomena lots when i was young and it wasn't scary at all. (do tell)
6(6.6%)
Something else (if you want to comment, we're all ears, i mean eyes)
20(22.0%)

What else should have been asked on these topics that you would like people to bravely comment upon?







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