Wednesday, September 14, 2011

What is a Wendigo?

According to Wikipedia, a Wendigo "(also known as Windigo, Weendigo, Windago, Waindigo, Windiga, Witiko, Wihtikow, and numerous other variants)[1] is a mythical creature appearing in the mythology of the Algonquian people. It is a malevolent cannibalistic spirit which can transform into humans, or which could possess humans. Those who indulged in cannibalism were at particular risk,[2] and the legend appears to have reinforced this practice as a taboo."

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  1. Season 2 Episode 10 ended with an amazing song. Does anyone know the name of the song.

  2. Tracey, the name of the song is "Into the Dark" by Melissa Etheridge.