WTF Is This Horrifying YouTube Video Linked to the Disappearance of a Teenage Girl?

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by EndOfLine, Oct 11, 2016.

  1. EndOfLine

    EndOfLine PLATINUM SPONSOR VIP

    Reputations:
    4,998
    Joined:
    Sep 28, 2010
    Messages:
    8,517
    Likes Received:
    12,760
    Is This Horrifying YouTube Video Linked to the Disappearance of a Teenage Girl?

    In October 2009, a user named Hi Walter! Its me Patrick! uploaded a video to YouTube called “Hi Walter! I got a new gf today!” In it, a man with glasses faces the camera and talks about meeting a girl at the mall. In the video’s last few seconds, the man promises to introduce the girl. The shot then switches, and he appears in a dark room, where he opens a door to reveal a young woman—bound and screaming on the floor.

    The horrifying video has since been removed for “violating YouTube’s policy on violent or graphic content.” But internet communities recently discovered it, and it popped up on Reddit and in a detailed Imgur thread a few days ago. Then, yesterday, the Antigo Police Department in Wisconsin announced it was investigating the video, because, “[it] has recently gone viral and many believe it is connected to our missing person Kayla Berg.” The department explained in a Facebook post:

    Kayla Berg, then 15 years old, disappeared from Antigo in August 2009. But the video—the authenticity of which, police said, is still uncertain—apparently led her mother, Hope Sprenger, to question whether the young woman was her missing daughter. It’s unclear when she saw the video, but based on the recent police involvement, there’s a good chance it came to her attention after going viral.

    “[It] sounded like her, looked like her, it gave me chills,” Sprenger told local news outlet WAOW. “Disturbing. It made me sick to my stomach.”

    Whether or not the video is real, it’s exceedingly creepy—the man’s demeanor can best be described as unnervingly excited, and he happily discusses the fact that although the woman “hates cameras,” he’s going to “show you her anyway.” He looks like he’s sitting in a kitchen, but the woman appears to be in a basement. The viewer never gets a clear look at her face, and the footage itself is very grainy.

    WARNING: The following video contains graphic content that may be disturbing for some viewers.



    http://gizmodo.com/is-this-horrifying-youtube-video-linked-to-the-disappea-1787682470
     
  2. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    73,654
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    186,580
    Likes Received:
    109,877
  3. LawyerLarry

    LawyerLarry Mr. Fuckmoney in the Bank VIP

    Reputations:
    -80,784
    Joined:
    Jun 4, 2014
    Messages:
    32,667
    Likes Received:
    152,531
    JD?
     
    Drungle, Xent, Biff DiBiase and 11 others like this.
  4. Quality Control

    Quality Control dove

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Feb 3, 2015
    Messages:
    7,231
    Likes Received:
    23,443
    I saw this on Reddit. It's got hoax written all over it. IMO.
     
  5. AmishGirl

    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    4,902
    Joined:
    May 12, 2012
    Messages:
    24,943
    Likes Received:
    22,006
    I watched it on mute and still .... :puke: :tears:
     
    Bobby Axelrod likes this.
  6. EndOfLine

    EndOfLine PLATINUM SPONSOR VIP

    Reputations:
    4,998
    Joined:
    Sep 28, 2010
    Messages:
    8,517
    Likes Received:
    12,760
    [​IMG]
     
  7. Dick Nipaolo

    Dick Nipaolo Inconsequential human VIP

    Reputations:
    1,178
    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2014
    Messages:
    814
    Likes Received:
    1,082
    He might have bought her really nice things though.
     
    Gaylord Focker likes this.
  8. Scotty4x4

    Scotty4x4 Light It Up Blue!! Staff Member

    Reputations:
    9,094
    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2014
    Messages:
    4,990
    Likes Received:
    6,134
    [​IMG]
     
    DarkFriday likes this.
  9. MilkyDischarge

    MilkyDischarge Proud Schtick POTY 2016 Gold

    Reputations:
    34,428
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    12,409
    Likes Received:
    22,648
    Hello. I am the Walter he speaks of and I approve of this video.
     
  10. Coke Can Baby

    Coke Can Baby Don't be a skunk

    Reputations:
    8,775
    Joined:
    Feb 14, 2015
    Messages:
    1,369
    Likes Received:
    6,346
    House is cleaner than AG so he has that going for him
     
  11. killallposers

    killallposers VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    5,382
    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2012
    Messages:
    14,517
    Likes Received:
    23,608
    I see he's lost a little weight.
     
    Woof likes this.
  12. Scotty4x4

    Scotty4x4 Light It Up Blue!! Staff Member

    Reputations:
    9,094
    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2014
    Messages:
    4,990
    Likes Received:
    6,134
    Whoa! :eek:

    That is even better than those computer generated pictures of what people would look like years later!! :eek:
     
  13. Lou Loomis

    Lou Loomis Feel the Gern

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2012
    Messages:
    17,244
    Likes Received:
    9,717

    Cruel for the family to have to see :fil:
     
  14. DogStar69

    DogStar69 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    -2,578
    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2010
    Messages:
    30,718
    Likes Received:
    18,323
    Fake
     
  15. Scotty4x4

    Scotty4x4 Light It Up Blue!! Staff Member

    Reputations:
    9,094
    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2014
    Messages:
    4,990
    Likes Received:
    6,134
    This I believe :coffee:
     
  16. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    73,654
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    186,580
    Likes Received:
    109,877
    That looks so gross.
    I'll have to have at least two to make a proper decision.
    I want a free paper crown also.
     
    Scotty4x4 likes this.
  17. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    73,654
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    186,580
    Likes Received:
    109,877
    :right:
     
    Scotty4x4 likes this.
  18. Scotty4x4

    Scotty4x4 Light It Up Blue!! Staff Member

    Reputations:
    9,094
    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2014
    Messages:
    4,990
    Likes Received:
    6,134
    Two for $10 AND a paper crown?!?

    [​IMG]

    Someone is going to get fired for this.
     
    pdx1138 and DarkFriday like this.
  19. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    73,654
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    186,580
    Likes Received:
    109,877
    [​IMG]
     
    Xent and Scotty4x4 like this.
  20. Dismember

    Dismember Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    609
    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2013
    Messages:
    798
    Likes Received:
    2,509
    I think hoax. Just based on that guys voice and the way he talks, seems acted. Also why does the screaming only start when he opens the door?