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Nov. 17, 2022

Ep. 110: Eternal Hunger - The Life of Tarrare

Can you imagine a hunger so deep it can never be filled, no matter how you try or what you eat? Cravings wracking your whole exis…

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Nov. 3, 2022

Ep. 108: Famous Last Words

What would your last words be, if you knew you were about to die? Would you go out with a joke, a last "I love you"...or an expre…

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Aug. 25, 2022

Ep. 99: Andrew Basiago & Project Pegasus

From 1962 to 1972, the U.S. government ran a top-secret program that teleported child spies through space and time. At least, tha…

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April 28, 2022

Ep. 82: TV Mysteries - The Max Headroom Incident & Other Signal Hijac…

In November 1987, one of the weirdest moments of TV history happened right underneath the noses of the Chicago viewing public. Th…

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Sept. 2, 2021

Ep. 50: Roast 2 Roast AM

If you're looking for a well-researched, yet grisly story told with a wink and a laugh...well, we have 49 other episodes we can r…

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June 3, 2021

Ep. 38: The Dark Side of Disney

Walt Disney built an empire on family-friendly entertainment that’s grown into a modern titan of the industry - and today we’re c…

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May 27, 2021

Ep. 37: The "Crying Boy" Curse

In 1985, U.K. tabloid The Sun started a frenzy of fear when they published a series of articles about a cursed mass-produced pain…

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May 20, 2021

Ep. 36: The Fermi Paradox, Pt. 2

The Fermi Paradox is the apparent contradiction between the high probability of advanced alien life in the universe - and the tot…

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May 13, 2021

Ep. 35: The Fermi Paradox, Pt. 1

Are we all alone in the universe? There are hundreds of billions of galaxies - the largest hold trillions of stars, the smallest …

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March 4, 2021

Ep. 25: The Kennedy Curse & the Chappaquiddick Incident

Is it possible for a whole family to be cursed? Some people think so. In fact, there's one particular family in United States hi…

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Jan. 21, 2021

Ep. 19: Count von Cosel & His Mummy Bride

In this episode we’re taking a trip to pre-WWII Key West, Florida - a place beyond laws, full of unbelievable characters. One of…

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Oct. 13, 2020

Ep. 5: Spontaneous Human Combustion

On episode 5, Carrie takes Sean through centuries of history to dissect one of the weirdest phenomena of all time—spontaneous hum…

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Sept. 22, 2020

Ep. 2: Connecticut Legends and Lore, Pt. 2

On part 2 of our series, we chat about 4 more legendary locations and people in the CT area worth discussing—the spooky Dudleytow…

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Sept. 15, 2020

Ep. 1: Connecticut Legends and Lore, Pt. 1

On our very first episode and part 1 of our series, we dive into two of the most intriguing legends from the state of Connecticut…

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