My, Channing Tatum, what big eyes you have! On this episode of Fakelore, Magill and Caitlyn discuss Caitlyn’s area of folkloric expertise: Channing Tatum’s abs. Uh, I mean, werewolves! In honour of the outrageously so-bad-it’s-good Jupiter Ascending, this particular episode will be focusing on romantic depictions of wolf men. But were the Wachowskis drawing on werewolf folklore when they wrote Jupiter Ascending? Click here to find out!
Both February and March of 2015 had a Friday the 13th, and there’s another one in November! On the inaugural episode of Fakelore, Caitlyn and Magill try to uncover the roots of the superstition that Friday the 13th is an unlucky day. Does it have anything to do with Camp Crystal Lake? Click here to find out!