KUSA - If sweaty palms, a pounding heart and screaming sound like fun to you - you should give a haunted house a try. The Denver Metro area has plenty to choose from.
At the 13th Floor Haunted House in Denver, people get scared just waiting in line. Most people enjoy the rush and excitement. It is an escape from the daily grind - even if for a short time.
In the video above 9NEWS psychologist Max Wachtel explains the reasons behind the desire to be scared.
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