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And in the summer months, when shootings soar, the city can be a ghoulish playground for those interested in the macabre.
Yesterday afternoon, the "NRA Women" Twitter account sent out a simple and yet ghoulish message to its followers.9-Year Old With an Uzi? America Is Tougher on Toys Than Guns|Cliff Schecter|August 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Other attempts to bring cult favorites back from the dead have had more ghoulish results.
Typical of most old cemeteries, eerie carved-stone Angels of Death and other ghoulish figures adorn many of the tombstones.Welcome to the Most Haunted Graveyard in the World. Safety Not Guaranteed.|Nina Strochlic|October 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They cast a ghoulish light on this roughly 8-by-10-foot room, where the family of eight struggles to survive.
Such was their appearance; mournful, ghoulish, yet human and warm in a repressed, frustrated way.Valley of the Croen|Lee Tarbell
So he had devised a ghoulish and crafty punishment, which, the more he pondered it, the more subtle and effective did it appear.The Terms of Surrender|Louis Tracy
To French readers this scene may seem a ghoulish farce: English humour accepts it from Norwegian humour without demur.The English Stage|Augustin Filon
Seen as I had seen it, it was a ghoulish-looking place—as weird as a Paris catacomb—but then daylight makes all the difference.
So once again the phantom rider had brought its grisly message—played its ghoulish rôle.