Okay, this is kind of freaky. 17 female students fell ill in a school in Trinidad last week. They rolled on the floor, spoke in tongues, and one of them even tried to kill herself.
Apparently a follower of the Orisha religion had threatened a teacher a week earlier, saying she’d ‘deal with’ the administration.
You know what this sounds like to me? Salem witch trials. According to wikipedia, the girls affected by the so-called witchcraft “girls screamed, threw things about the room, uttered strange sounds, crawled under furniture, and contorted themselves into peculiar positions.”