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Tingle All The Way: ASMR for the Dead of Winter

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For those that don’t know: Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response, or ASMR, is a phenomenon in which individuals feel a pleasant, tingling sensation, often on their scalps. These tingles can be caused by a wide variety of “triggers,” including various sounds. There, all the boring stuff is out of the way and we can get into the goodies. If you’ve got the winter blues and you’re still shaking over Uncle Bob’s special brand of holiday dinner assholery conversation, we totally understand. Join us as we throw on some headphones and drift away into these relaxing tingles.

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Iggy Manly’s Great American ASMR

Ephemeral Rift’s channel has plenty of strange characters you might want to get to know. Whether you’re into creepy doctors, deep ones, or even Satan himself, they’re all here to hang out and help you relax. That said, we often find humor to be the best medicine and it’s hard not to enjoy the over-the-top dedication of the manliest ASMR artist out there.

Featured image © Ashley Gosiengfiao 2011.

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Emily Vakos is a strange lady who usually writes odd little stories. She enjoys films, myths, games, and things that go bump in the night. You can find her on Facebook or on Twitter @ervakos.

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