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American Urban Legends are a thing.

Do you remember how old you were when you realized stories like Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood and Goldie Locks were originally very scary stories to keep children from misbehaving? 

Those are folklore from Europe. Mexico's legends are pretty terrifying too.

Check this one out that was told to little kids to keep them from saying bad words... OMG! 

I was a little annoyed La Lechuza and La Chupacabra weren't the number one urban legends of Texas considering our deep Mexican heritage.

However, Texas urban legend Black Eyes Kids is PLENTY FREAKY!!!

You've ever heard of the black eyes kids? Well turn on the lights and we will tell you all about them!

Thanks to Storied for their video explaining the BEKs on Youtube.

 

Who are the Black-Eyed Kids?

Thought Catalog offers these facts about the black-eyed kids which you can read here.

But there are some common factors in the hundreds of sightings that have been recorded since then.

The Black-Eyed Kids

According to multiple sources, Black Eyed Children will always ask you for something, especially if it means they can get closer to you in an isolated scenario  Freaky! I mean when was the last time you told a child in need, no? The Texans that have encountered them say, you will know when you encounter them.

Are the Black Eyed kids; demons, spirits, or aliens?

Check out this great video on Youtube from WHAS11 which features the FearScape Paranormal Podcast and takes a more in-depth account into the stories behind Black Eyed Kids

DO NOT LET THEM IN!

But pets, pets you can let in! 

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Here is a great recipe for some totally creepy punch! 

Shrunken Head Halloween Punch

But nothing and I mean nothing is scarier to me than this! 

Pumpkin Spice Everywhere in Everything

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