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Ghost Story

Last week, the story of a "ghost" or a mysterious light making its way inside an Anytime Fitness club in our home base of Overland Park, KS, made national and international headlines. The light was caught on tape from a surveillance camera inside the club.

I was about to report on this story, too, until I read some reader comments that followed a published report. Many people make good claims that the ghost or orb or whatever was merely a mite or a bug that crawled across the camera lens. My favorite comment is as follows:

"The Ittsy-Bittsy Spider walked across the camera's lens,

Down came the reporters and is featured on CNN,

Up came the conspiracy theriorist (sic) who thought they saw a ghost,

Now the Ittsy-Bittsy Spider has pulled off a national hoax."

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