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Dec. 1, 2022

Ep. 112: A History of Human Sacrifice

Listener beware: beheadings and heart-rippings abound in this week's tour through the history of human sacrifice! Ritual murder t…

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Nov. 24, 2022

Ep. 111: Graveyard Love - Zack Bowen & the Murder of Addie Hall

New Orleans, one year post Hurricane Katrina. A man is found dead after jumping from the roof of the Omni Royal Orleans Hotel. In…

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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. 10, 2022

Ep. 109: The Haunting of the Presidents

Could America's most famous house also be its most haunted? That's what many think of the White House, the United States' office,…

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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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Oct. 27, 2022

Ep. 107: The History of Halloween

We're all familiar with the trappings of Halloween that we know and love today: trick or treating, jack o' lantern carving, costu…

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Oct. 20, 2022

Ep. 106: The Enfield Poltergeist

This week we take a long, hard look at one of the most publicized hauntings in British history - and the inspiration for the 2016…

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Oct. 13, 2022

Ep. 105: The Connecticut Witch Trials

We're checking out some witch trials this Halloween season, just like we did last year - only this time, we're investigating the …

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Oct. 6, 2022

Ep. 104: The Mysterious Death of Marilyn Monroe

In August of 1962 the once bright light of "candle in the wind" Marilyn Monroe - Hollywood bombshell, actress, and most famous wo…

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Sept. 29, 2022

ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL: A Very "Scary" Clip Show

After four bloody weeks in Whitechapel with Jack the Ripper, your intrepid hosts are taking the week off - and leaving you with a…

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Sept. 22, 2022

Ep. 103: Jack the Ripper, Pt. 4 - The Conspiracy Theories

It's the thrilling conclusion to our monthlong Jack The Ripper series! Last week, Carrie presented some of the likeliest and best…

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Sept. 15, 2022

Ep. 102: Jack the Ripper, Pt. 3 - The Suspects

In this third episode of our Jack the Ripper series, we move past the events of the case and review selected main suspects to see…

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Sept. 8, 2022

Ep. 101: Jack the Ripper, Pt. 2 - The Murders End

In the second episode of our Jack the Ripper series, we continue and finish the story of the initial 1888 killing spree with the …

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Sept. 1, 2022

Ep. 100: Jack the Ripper, Pt. 1 - The Murders Begin

IT'S THE BIG 100! That's right, we've hit 100 episodes and 2 years of the show...so, in celebration, we're heading back to 1888 L…

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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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Aug. 18, 2022

Ep. 98: Ghosts and Gore of the Tower of London (w/ Paul Ferrante)

Father of the Pod Paul Ferrante returns to the show this week to talk blood - the bloody history of the Tower of London, of cours…

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Aug. 11, 2022

Ep. 97: The Order of the Solar Temple

This week we take our first blazing steps into the dark, yet sorta wacky, world of millennial death cults with the tragic tale of…

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Aug. 4, 2022

Ep. 96: Weird Appalachia - The Flatwoods Monster

The American region of Appalachia, much like our native New England, is a land of folklore and high strangeness, and this is perf…

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July 28, 2022

Ep. 95: Badlands of Peking - The Murder of Pamela Werner

This week we hit the foreign districts and seedy neighborhoods of pre-war Beijing with a look at the unsolved murder of Pamela We…

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July 21, 2022

Ep. 94: TWA Flight 800

On July 17th, 1996 TWA Flight 800, a Boeing 747 jet carrying 230 passengers and crew, exploded over the Center Moriches, New York…

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July 14, 2022

Ep. 93: Fire in the Sky - The Travis Walton Abduction

On November 5, 1975, a crew of loggers driving home after a long day of work saw a strange light through the trees. They decided …

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July 7, 2022

Ep. 92: Medical Quackery & Snake Oil Salesmen

Since the days of antiquity, the human race has been searching for cures for what ails us. From disease to mental illness to sexu…

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June 30, 2022

Ep. 91: The Amityville Horror, Pt. 2 - The Haunting

In the second of our two-part series on the best-known, most widely dramatized haunting case in American History, we finally get …

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June 23, 2022

Ep. 90: The Amityville Horror, Pt. 1 - Murder on Ocean Avenue

The Amityville Horror is one of the most publicized hauntings in American history. But 13 months before the Lutz family's short a…

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