David Pescovitz at 1:33 pm Tue, Sep 3, 2013
ADVERTISE AT BOING BOING!
Afraid of clowns? Perhaps you suffer from coulrophobia. Smithsonian looks at the "History and Psychology of Clowns Being Scary". Above, serial killer clown John Wayne Gacy who famously told police, "You know… clowns can get away with murder."