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What's Your Ghost Name?
by Mark Lichtenstein

The appeal of ghosts, their lives and their untimely or strange deaths is quite strong today-- even with science and technology explaining away many of the supposed sightings. There is also a rich cultural tradition around ghosts, such as telling ghost stories around the campfire or the abundance of ghost tours in many major cities. This popularity may stem from the need to explore our own anxieties about our mortality. And it can be helpful for many people to talk about the existence of ghosts as some sort of proof of the enduring nature of the soul or to have the ability to connect to a person's spirit after death. 

But one of the things that makes a ghost story most appealing is the name of the ghost and how it conjures up chills and thrills just by saying the name. Think of what type of ghost you would want to be. Something like Casper, the friendly ghost, or a ghost that strikes dread in the heart like Freddy Krueger? This quiz will help you see yourself in a ghostly manner. You'll be asked a series of questions about your outlook on life, your likes, dislikes and your social interactions. Your answers will help us match you with a vision of a ghost who is most like you.  Don't be afraid to take this quiz right now. 

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