"For those of us in the skeptical community, the Satanic Panic of the 1980s and into the 90s serves as evidence that humanity's age-old obsession with demons and witchcraft is not necessarily confined to long ago ages or far away lands. America's tabloid fixation with contemporary devil-worship during the Reagan years was an embarrassing reminder of how susceptible a credulous public can be to sensational media scares, even in the modern era. ... One may think that the eventual legal and academic debunking of satanic-cult conspiracy theories in the 1980s would leave the phenomenon as passe as New Coke or leg warmers, but a quick Google search of the words "Satanism" and "conspiracy" may convince you other wise. ..."He then goes on a hunt for those who hunt Satan in all his pop culture guises - right up thorugh Jay-z, and the modern rap music industry.
It's a great read! Hail Satan!