The Irony of Fear
People watch television shows with extreme violence today. They watch the world’s psychopaths and sociopaths and the things they've done in the world.
We are all familiar with sociopaths, mad dog killers, and psychopaths and their commonality. They walk with us, eat with us, and even go to church with us.
In history we have had to deal with Jack the Ripper, Jeffery Dahmer, Ted Bundy, The Boston Strangler, and John Wayne Gacy to only name a few.
Yet so many people are bothered more by watching Freddy Krueger in movies than Charlie Manson.
Irony in Entertainment
People run from horrors, movies with a simple ghost, demon, or apparition.
They run and scoff at these movies like the plague. They say these movies make no sense, they’re dumb and pointless. They also say they are terrifying and can somehow summon a demon.
Well, anyone that’s ever seen any scary movies know they are only for entertainment. They are for fun, no drama included or intended, not really.
You are not really looking at these movies for some type of criminal knowledge or motivational pick-up. You are just trying to be entertained.
The Irony of Television Shows and Real Life
We come across the television shows broadcasting the sociopath, the psychopath, and the freaking sadistic murderer.
These are the sinister everyday individuals that take lives because they are disturbed by an issue or upset about something one day.
They are usually going through some personal situation. It could be mental, internal, emotional, or something entirely other when they decide that someone deserves to die because of how they feel.
How does this make sense? How is the general idea of this rational?
This isn't stupid, but the scary movie meant only to entertain you is?
These shows are the depressing reality, and some are even real life mini documentary.
And they consist of what, the stupid doings of people causing real pain and turmoil because of depressing or disappointing situations in their own life.
What's Scarier Now?
So what scares you more, the apparition that is possibly nowhere near you or non-existent, or the psychos, sociopaths, mad dog killers, murderers, arsonists, and stranglers that are all too real.
Violent individuals like these are real in the past and they are real today.
They exist today with voices in their heads and all life’s problems they may, or want to, take out or express on someone who appears to have a better life.
Meanwhile, the apparition, ghost, spirit, demon, ghoul etc… is waiting to be summoned through evil deeds and spells.
You are wasting your time thinking they are going to come on their own.
These creatures do not necessarily browse through the streets humming or singing a song then decides to mess with you. Not in reality.
But the killer will, that is shown on the TV. His or her actions on some innocent victim will express his/her likes, dislikes, needs, beliefs and so forth.
And they don't only do this to an adult or human being; teens, children and animals have to look-out too.
So the question is; do you see the irony in this?
People are actually not afraid or bothered by the common television show and documentary sociopath, killer, and psycho that has been real in our history, but the movie, Pet Semetary and Don’t be Afraid of the Dark, sends people running to the hills.
These two movies could never really come true or be real, but the television show that shows the murderer is everyday reality. And their real life murderer, who continues to kill people to be famous or to satisfy some type of sadistic need, is just entertaining and good television fun.