• I Asked Psychics to Connect with My Non-Existent Dead Sister

    The four psychics I talked with had very interesting thoughts about someone who never existed.

  • ​How Do Psychics Survive in New York City?

    Even as Manhattan becomes more and more unaffordable, fortune tellers—and their ubiquitous neon signs—have flourished in even the wealthiest neighborhoods. How are they hanging on?

  • Legendary Skeptic James Randi Talks About Magic and Fraud

    He says the most paranormal thing he's witnessed is Sophia Loren: "For someone to look that good at that age, that's almost supernatural."

  • I Asked a Psychic Medium to Contact the Golden Girls

    I think we all want to know what the stars of The Golden Girls are up to in the afterlife, so I contacted a psychic medium to help me get some insight—and tell me that Rue McClanahan is wearing a sexy nurse's outfit in Heaven.

  • Learning to See the Future at Psychic School

    London's College of Psychic Studies offers to teach people how to enhance their psychic abilities, but how can you teach someone to see auras? Isn't that a gift you're born with, like a nice smile or two penises?

  • Inside Cassadaga, the Psychic Capital of the World

    “How is my grandmother doing?” I asked. She started to go into a trance, and got a look on her face like a small turd was being held beneath her nose. “She says, ‘I’m doing dandy’.” My grandmother would never say the word “dandy.” She was a hard...