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In lieu of our normal episode this week, enjoy an interview with ParaConn co-founders Charles Rosenay & Nick Grossmann! ParaConn is Connecticut's FIRST paranormal convention! We'll be guests at the convention this weekend (July 24 and 25) in Ansonia, CT, so to prep for 2 days of meeting, greeting,…

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Let the panic continue! Last week we showed you the origins of the 1980s Satanic Panic within a rash of alleged Satanic sex rituals at daycare centers. This week, Unloaded Questions co-host and our actual D&D Dungeon Master Nick Salese joins us in the role of resident D&D expert as we trace the Sat…

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July is the month for Satanic Panic, and Sean kicks off our four-part series with a look at the cases that set the tone for ritual abuse hysteria in the 1980s.

From the 1980 bestseller Michelle Remembers to the more than four-year-long satanic sex abuse trial surrounding McMartin Preschool in Cali…

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Throughout the many years humans have been on this Earth, we've always been prone to one problem (among many): mass hysterias.

Mass hysterias are sociological and psychological phenomena that transmit collective illusions of threats (whether real or imaginary) through a population and society as a…

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It's our very first guest star episode!

On this ep, Paul Ferrante - author of the "T.J. Jackson Mystery" paranormal YA series and dad/dad-in-law to our very own Carrie and Sean - stops by to talk ghosts. The ghosts of Gettysburg, PA, that is!

The Battle of Gettysburg was not only the bloodiest b…

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Trailer for the podcast 'Ain't it Scary? with Sean & Carrie'.

With a shared passion for history and the truth, Sean & Carrie realized they could bring their different perspectives to the world of true crime, the paranormal, conspiracies, aliens, cryptids, historical weirdness, mysteries, and all t…

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If you're like us, you couldn't focus on the two leads duking it out in Godzilla vs. Kong... because you just kept thinking, "Wait, they said 'Hollow Earth' just now, right? Like, 'The Hollow Earth,' like it's a place?"

This week, Sean takes us through the history of people thinking the Earth has …

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While hiking the Pianista trail near Boquete, Panama in April 2014, Dutch tourists Lisanne Froon and Kris Kremers vanished, seemingly without a trace. Searches by local and Dutch authorities turned up nothing, and hope began to fade that the girls would ever be found. Until June, when Lisanne's bac…

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Walt Disney built an empire on family-friendly entertainment that’s grown into a modern titan of the industry - and today we’re climbing all over its seamy underbelly. Gross!

Sean zig-zags us through rumors about Walt Disney’s involvement with Nazis, the FBI and cryogenic freezers, before tackling…

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In 1985, U.K. tabloid The Sun started a frenzy of fear when they published a series of articles about a cursed mass-produced painting - dubbed "The Crying Boy" - that had been found at the sites of dozens of house fires. In each of these instances, the story was the same: families had purchased the…

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The Fermi Paradox is the apparent contradiction between the high probability of advanced alien life in the universe - and the total lack of evidence for it here on Earth.

In the conclusion to our two-part series, Sean focuses on the Fermi Paradox answers that include civilizations beyond our plane…

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Are we all alone in the universe? There are hundreds of billions of galaxies - the largest hold trillions of stars, the smallest a few hundred million. It seems impossible that there wouldn't be civilizations out there, some of them far more advanced than ours. So...where are they?

The Fermi Parad…

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Hey Scary Squad! We wanted to include a sample Patreon minisode here to be accessible by all and hopefully get more of you beautiful people over to our Patreon page!

The CURSE OF THE BAMBINO is the alleged baseball curse that befell the Red Sox after they sold "Sultan of Swat" Babe Ruth away to th…

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Turin, Italy. 1960.

Two enterprising young brothers have rigged up their own radio equipment to listen in on the Soviet Russian unmanned rocket launches during the Cold War Space Race. But they pick up something they never expected...something the Soviets never thought would be uncovered. A voice,…

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This week Sean gives us a closer look at famed heiress-turned-hostage-turned-bank-robber Patty Hearst, and the tragic hippie Communist morons in the radical left "Symbionese Liberation Army" who turned a 19-year-old art history major into a fanatical urban guerrilla...within just a couple of months…

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This week we complete our two part series on the most haunted cemeteries in the entire world!

From the gateway to hell in Stull, Kansas, to the story of a vampire king in London, England, to crying statues in Savannah, moving coffins in Barbados, and a one-two punch of weirdness in Chicago includi…

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This week on the podcast we begin a two part series on the most haunted cemeteries in the entire world!

From the cursed grounds of an accused witch's murder in Salem, Massachusetts, to the site of possibly the most adorable ghost ever in Edinburgh, Scotland, to the final resting ground of New Orle…

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This week, Sean takes us through the twisted tale of depressive serial killer nurse Charles Cullen.

Cullen confessed to killing "around" 40 patients over 16 years at 7 different hospitals before he was arrested in 2003. Some say he may even have killed as many as 300.

What drove this mild-mannere…

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The Renaissance was a time of enlightenment, opulence, and all-around cultural rebirth. However, that’s not all it was. It was also a time of poisonous murders, toxic cosmetics, and hygienic horrors bad enough to make your hair stand on end…or maybe that was just all the grease.

You might not want…

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This week it's back to the world of the grim and unsolved, as Sean takes us through the facts of one of the most chilling unsolved crimes in German history - the Hinterkaifeck murders.

On the night of March 31, 1922, on a remote farm outside of Munich, a family of five and their maid were murdered…

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The King isn't dead. At least, that's what some people think.

Elvis Presley died on August 16th, 1977, after a myriad of health problems culminating in cardiac arrest. Or...did he?

Some fans posit that the King of Rock 'n Roll actually faked his own death with funeral and all to get away from the…

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What if we weren’t living in 2021? What if we were really living in…1724?

That’s the premise behind the “Phantom Dark Age” theory, which claims that Holy Roman Emperor Otto III inserted 300 years into history that never even happened.

Why would Otto have done that? How did he pull it off? Is this…

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Is it possible for a whole family to be cursed?

Some people think so. In fact, there's one particular family in United States history many have asserted IS the victim of a curse - the Kennedys.

From political assassinations to plane crashes to tragic accidents and even murder investigations, the …

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Let's go back to 1961 for the first major UFO abduction story in American history - the Betty & Barney Hill Incident!

During a dark night in rural New Hampshire, Betty & Barney Hill (and their pet dachshund, Delsey) were coming back home from a weekend trip in Canada when they spotted a strange un…

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