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These Creepy True Stories About The Deep Web Will Have You Slowly Backing Away From The Screen

Updated 10 Feb 2020 202.8k votes 48.9k voters 3.3m views16 items

List RulesVote up the most frightful tales about the deep web.

What is the deep web? If you don’t know, consider yourself lucky. The deep web consists of hidden websites that you need a special browser and a direct link to access. It’s completely anonymous, so obviously, some seriously heinous stuff goes down there. Selling and purchasing illicit substances is probably the most innocuous thing you can do on it.

These aren’t just stories of the deep web - these are deep web horror stories. We dug through the bowels of the internet to find first-person experiences of some seriously messed up stuff that happened on the deep web. Just be glad we did all the research and compiled all these scary dark web stories in one place for you. Now you don’t have to worry about being on an FBI watch list because you were researching these things yourself.

Before you dive in, here's two things you need to know: Tor is the browser you need to browse the deep web, and the hidden wiki is a kind of portal to different websites.

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