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Season 1

Rerelease: The Ahool: Java’s Monstrous Flying Primate

Jan. 10, 2022

In this rerelease of one of our favourite episodes, we sat down with Hassan Ali from The Nerd Alternative to discuss the Ahool. The Ahool is a winged cryptid thought to exist in Indonesia. It was first reported by Dr. Ernest…

Episode 20: Cropsey & Andre Rand: The Boogeyman of Staten Island

July 10, 2021

The legend of Cropsey is one rooted in mystery and speculation. This folktale took on a larger-than-life personality with the release of the 1981 Slasher-Horror film, The Burning. In the film teenagers pull a prank on the ca…

Episode 19: Mothman Pt. II: Ultraterrestrials & Mary Hyre

June 26, 2021

In the conclusion to our Mothman series, we’ll look at the Mothman’s connection to the collapse of the Silver Bridge, which resulted in the deaths of 46 people. We also discuss local journalist Mary Hyre, and her run in’s wi…

Episode 18: Mothman Pt. I: Indrid Cold: Frozen in Fear

June 12, 2021

Piercing red eyes, seemingly floating in the darkness. As if out of thin air, a tall bipedal figure emerges from the shadows. In a flash, a massive pair of wings unfurl, filling the night sky. In today’s episode we discuss P…

Episode 17: Children of God Pt VI: Ricky Rodriguez: The Story of Davidito

May 29, 2021

Ricky Rodriguez was deprived of a childhood, robbed of his innocence, and indoctrinated from birth into a cult that focused on “free love,” and encouraged adult-child sexual relationships. Crowned the cult's "Messiah," raise…

Episode 16: Children of God Pt. V: Stronger Together

May 15, 2021

In today’s episode, we discuss the harrowing tale of three sisters separated and abused at the hands of Children of God cult members. We’ll take a deep look at the book Not Without My Sister: The True Story of Three Girls Vi…

Episode 15: Children of God Pt. IV: Famous Faces & Strange Embraces

May 1, 2021

This episode sees us return to the Children of God cult. Continuing from episode 13, we finish our discussion with an update on Vivian Shillander. We also dive into bridal theology, Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, and the cult's…

Episode 14: The Ahool: Java's Monstrous Flying Primate

April 17, 2021

In this episode, we sat down with Hassan Ali from The Nerd Alternative to discuss the Ahool. The Ahool is a winged cryptid thought to exist in Indonesia. It was first reported by Dr. Ernest Bartels in 1925 and it has been cl…

Episode 13: Children of God Pt. III: Our God is a Sexy God

April 3, 2021

In today’s episode, we continue our discussion on the religious sex cult, The Children of God. We’ll look at the case study "Lustful Prophet: A Psychosexual Historical Study of the Children of God's Leader, David Berg." We a…

Episode 12: Children of God Pt. II: The Love Prophet

March 20, 2021

In the second episode of our series on The Children of God cult, we continue our discussion on the establishment of the cult. We look at David Berg's life in seclusion, and we take a deep dive into his written 'scripture,' t…

Episode 11: Children of God Pt. I: Peanut Butter & Love

March 6, 2021

In the first part of our series on The Children of God cult, we discuss the cult founder David Berg and the origins of the cult. You’ll hear about David’s multiple names, his weird masturbation stories, his early childhood, …

Episode 10: Project MKUltra & Subproject 68: The CIA LSD Mind Control Experiments

Feb. 6, 2021

In our latest episode, we discuss how Nazi scientists, introduced to the US through Operation Paperclip, and their research prompted the CIA mind control experiments seen in Project MKUltra and its various sub-projects. The …

Episode 9: Richard Ramirez: The Night Stalker Pt. II

Jan. 23, 2021

In the sweltering summer heat of 1985, the terrified citizens of Los Angeles made sure their windows and doors were locked, as a prowler was on the loose. Initially dubbed by media as "The Valley Intruder," as his crime spre…

Episode 8: Richard Ramirez: The Night Stalker Pt. I

Jan. 10, 2021

In the summer of 1985 citizens of Los Angeles were gripped in fear as a prowler was on the loose, breaking into homes, committing heinous sexual attacks, and killing indiscriminately. Initially dubbed by media as "The Valley…

Episode 7: The Covina Massacre & Bruce Pardo, The Santa Slayer

Dec. 25, 2020

Wearing his red suit with white fur trim, black leather belts, and boots, he approached the home of a suburban family home. As the door opens it reveals Santa holding an enormous gift-wrapped present. The man in the Santa su…

Episode 6: Pete & Pat Bondurant

Dec. 12, 2020

The Bondurant Brothers; twin hulking Tennesse drug dealers who committed multiple murders in the '80s. The twins had garnered a "Manson-like" following of young teens searching for parties and drugs. Their Tennesse farmhouse…

Episode 5: Betty & Barney Hill Abduction

Nov. 28, 2020

One of the first reported, and most credible, alien abductions. September 1961; as Betty and Barney Hill head home from a vacation in Canada they notice a star in the sky, growing bigger and brighter, seemingly keeping pace …

Trailer: The Cabinet of Dr. Mystery

Nov. 28, 2020

The Cabinet of Dr. Mystery explores the horrors of the world, real and fictional. From conspiracy theories, unexplained disappearances, and alien abductions to satanism and the occult, our cabinet holds the mysteries of the …

Episode 4: The Real Men In Black

Nov. 14, 2020

Towering figures in dark black suits, large inhuman eyes, and a robotic, almost hollow-metallic, voice. This is the description of the Men in Black. Almost every encounter with the MIB’s is connected to an alleged UFO sight…

Episode 3: Bonus: Haunting of Harding House

Nov. 7, 2020

Halloween may be over but we can’t let go of spooky season just yet! In this bonus episode, we look at the Harding Waterfront Estate and the spirits that haunt the grounds. We also discuss the paranormal investigation team, …

Episode 2: Halloween Highlights

Oct. 31, 2020

The life and brightness of the world turn dark; as the dying sun is swallowed up by lengthening nights. This is Samhain , the Feast of the Dying Sun. Join us as we discuss witches, banshees, and the dark origins of Halloween…

Episode 1: Death by Nightmare

Oct. 17, 2020

How did incidents of SUNDS and sleep paralysis in Hmong refugees influence Wes Craven’s horror classic “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and its main antagonist, Freddy Krueger? Join us this week as we explore the history of sleep…