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The owner of a mortuary services company tied to a funeral home where a body disappeared in 2015 defended one of his employees Wednesday when allegations of satanism emerged in a civil trial.
Black metal is a type of heavy metal music, interested in rejecting Christianity by focusing on satanism, pagan gods and Norse mythology, that came out of Scandinavia in the late 1980s.
Black metal is similar to but different than death metal, which has a different sound and is thematically more explicitly about murder and gore, though both could feature satanism.
Back then, D&D was the subject of a massive smear campaign claiming that the game promoted suicide and satanism.
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