Despite some missteps along the way, the FX show American Horror Story continues to be appointment television each year. This coming cycle is called Freak Show and today, the show released a teaser trailer to go along with some juicy plot details. The show, which will premiere on October 8 begins its tale in the quiet, sleepy hamlet of Jupiter, Florida. The year is 1952. A troupe of curiosities has just arrived to town, coinciding with the strange emergence of a dark entity that savagely threatens the lives of townsfolk and freaks alike. This is the story of the performers and their desperate journey of survival amidst the dying world of the American carny experience.