Luke Ruehlman

Luke Ruehlman

*Well, he doesn’t look crazy. But what would a 5-year-old crazy kid look like anyway? Still even the strongest believers in reincarnation might raise a brow at this healthy boy saying he was once Pam Robinson,  an African-American woman who died in a fire at the Paxton Hotel in Chicago in 1993.

Luke Ruehlman made this claim in a bizarre series of TV interviews, and actually managed to convince a few people.

The boy’s mom, Erica, who works at home, certainly raised her brow when her son started talking about “Pam” at the age of 2. She got up the gumption to ask him directly about this “Pam.”

“He turned to me and said, ‘Well, I was,'” she told Fox 8 (video above). “[He said] ‘Well, I used to be, but I died and I went up to heaven. I saw God and then eventually, God pushed me back down and I was a baby and you named me Luke.'”

OK, he had me at ‘eventually.’

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