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Gravity Hill

INFO: In Altadena, California, there’s a hill called Gravity Hill. When you go on its downward-facing slope in a car in neutral, the car starts going uphill. Gravity Hill is situated next by a reservoir; there are trees everywhere, but it’s a pretty open space otherwise. BACKGROUND: The informant first heard about when she was… Continue Reading »

The Legend of Jirayr Zorthian’s House

“Jirayr Zorthian was an artist who lived on a ranch in Altadena, California in the 1940’s until the time of his death.  Apparently, he moved there to protect his kids.  He built his house in a way so that no cars could get within a certain radius of his kids outside his house.  One day,… Continue Reading »