That's the only way to describe the new interrogation videos that were obtained from police who conducted a nine hour interview with the two teen girl suspects who allegedly stabbed their classmate as a tribute to the fictional character Slender Man.
The shocking footage shows the two girls - Morgan Geyser and Anissa Weier - who have now both turned 13 being interviewed separately as they reveal details about the night they stabbed the 12-year-old victim 19 times.
Both girls during the police questioning claim that they believed Slender Man would come after them if they didn't kill the victim. Morgan at one point says
So what does exec producer Selena Gomez think of all this controversy? It's pretty much what she was going for. She told the AP:
"We stayed very true to the book and that's initially what Jay Asher created, was a beautifully tragic, complicated yet suspenseful story, and I think that's what we wanted to do. We wanted to do it justice and, yeah, that's going to come no matter what. It's not an easy subject to talk about, but I'm very fortunate with how it's doing. I'm overwhelmed. I'm very proud of it."
Whatever your reaction to the show, it is getting a lot more people to talk about the problem of teen suicide.