One of the main hypothesis explaining the massive dislike of clowns is the “uncanny valley effect”. The term depicts a valley of negative emotional response caused by things that look human but “aren’t quite there”
Steve-O was a clown and graduated from Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Clown College.
A registry system in post-war England allowed clowns to copyright their makeup designs against imitators by painting them onto eggs.
South Carolina law prohibits anyone over age 18 from dressing up as a clown.
You can hire an evil clown to stalk your child for a week before their birthday, and on that day, he will smash a cake into your child’s face.
Researchers polled 250 children regarding their opinions on clowns; all 250 children in the study reported that they found clowns frightening.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield polled 250 children regarding their opinions on clowns; all 250 children in the study, whose ages ranged between four and sixteen, reported that they found clowns frightening and disliked clowns as part of hospital decor.