Some think Creepy pasta may have something that inspired it, like slender man was inspired from Bavarian (in modern day Germany) fairy tales, and rake was inspired by naked Natives in the forests of america (thought to be) wielding dead turkeys that they hunted and flailed the turkeys at, but still many others, they could be like smile dog and Jeff the killer where they originated from Photoshop, but still, so many others that may have origins.. or maybe, there real

post in comments what you think, feel free to call people out (friendly) if they are wrong or something like that