Ghost Hunters Live 2008
The Coat Pull & the Disembodied Voice
(The Atlantic Paranormal Society) - Footage of Ghost Hunters Live in
2008. The famous coat pull on Grant Wilson's coat and a disembodied voice tells Jason
and Grant: "You are not suppose to be here!".
|Following the seven-hour long, live
Halloween show on October 31st, 2008 at least two events took place that
critics have attacked:
One is where Grant Wilson, a lead
investigator, has his jacket collar pulled down by an unseen force three
times; all the while one of his hands remained at his side, which led
detractors to claim he was pulling a hidden string.
This was further evident at one point where Jason touches Grant's back and his collar moves down again.
Another is when a supposed disembodied voice tells the hunters, "You're not supposed to be here."
have claimed the voice sounded like it was piped in from an external
audio source. Video of the incidents has been meticulously scrutinized
on various websites. In regards to the scrutiny, Grant and Jason
defended themselves, stating that they are accused of faking evidence
all the time, and maintained that everything in the show is real.
November 11th, 2009, former Ghost Hunters cast member Donna LaCroix
appeared as a guest on the internet paranormal radio show Ghost Divas
where she addressed rumors of a staging crew saying only that she
experienced suspicious activity going on during investigations.
of possible legal repercussions, she did not discuss the specific
details of these events, but she did reveal that she had been directed
to "act" in certain scenes. She also claimed to be upset over how she
and fellow investigators Brian Harnois and Andy Andrews were being
treated by producers, especially over contract terms.
Believers will generally continue to believe and the skeptics will continue to be skeptical.
Video footage of the Ghost Hunters 2008 Live Halloween event at Fort Delaware. Critics have claimed that the disembodied voice sounds fake as well as the coat pull appeared by some to be hoaxed.