This Eastern European Children’s Show Is Extremely Unsettling, Even To Adults

June 25, 2018

It sings! It dances! It’s clearly just two guys underneath a sheet! This video has emerged from what looks like a public access station in Hell, and it shows a gangly, yellow-toothed puppet intimidating users of a Czechoslovakian staircase with song and dance. Perhaps the most frightening thing about this video is that it’s supposed to entertain children. This demon is apparently a character named Ratafak Platchta. I can’t imagine…