What is the fear of clowns called and why are people scared of them?

What is the fear of clowns called and why are people scared of them?
 

As the creepy clown craze continues to leave people across the North East terrified we look at why people are so afraid of the jolly characters.
Why are these lipstick-wearing, wig-clad party people so horrifying? Is it their big shoes? Their colourful trousers?
Caulrophobia is the scientific name for a fear of clowns. You might suffer from it.
And here’s why you’re so terrified...
According to family counsellor Sarah Feuerbacher, clowns have been looked upon as scary long before people started dressing up and running around the woods.
“It’s a legitimate things,” she says.
“I think if a... read more

 
7 October 2016 in Regional North East, Views: 35
Source: Sunday Sun
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