Are you ready to learn about the demented history of Jack the Clown at Halloween Horror Nights?
In our history as humans, fear has been a big part of our evolution and growth.
We use fear to survive and protect ourselves.
As centuries have passed, one of the things that people have listed as a fear is clowns.
On the surface, they are comics with great talent in costume, bringing joy and laughter to everyone.
Clowns derive from vaudeville events from the golden age of Hollywood and early days of theater.
7.8% of Americans have Coulrophobia, or a fear of clowns, according to a Chapman University Survey.
It is a common phobia that Universal Orlando embraced and crafted a truly sinister and evil icon to draw the curious and fear lovers in.
His name is Jack and today, I will be telling his story at the campfire.
I will go over his backstory and his history with Halloween Horror Nights.
So, enter the fog and read on if you dare.