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Nov. 9, 2023

Complete Qanon: How We Got Here--Part 3

They're finally here! The big, huge files that taken together make up the full Qanon series. There are seven in total, Collect them all! patreon.com/theparanoidstrain Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more informatio...

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Nov. 8, 2023

Complete Qanon: How We Got Here--Part 2

They're finally here! The big, huge files that taken together make up the full Qanon series. There are seven in total, Collect them all! patreon.com/theparanoidstrain Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more informatio...

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Nov. 7, 2023

Complete Qanon: How We Got Here--Part 1

They're finally here! The big, huge files that taken together make up the full Qanon series. There are seven in total, Collect them all! patreon.com/theparanoidstrain Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more informatio...

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Oct. 31, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Conclusions

I can't believe it myself, but we actually got to the end of this series. In this one, we get a visit from Computer Guy, who leaves much the worse for wear, check in on the Qanon Children's Crusade, and …

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Oct. 17, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Trump as Q's Messiah--Literally

Here, one episode away from the finish line, we finally consider the question that has haunted theologians for thousands of years. What if the messiah was actually Donald Trump? Yes, we engage with a strange branch of evangel...

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Oct. 3, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Time travelers, plea deals, and the gre…

In this, our antepenultimate Qanon episode, we hear what's almost certainly the weirdest Q story of them all--the tale of Austin Steinbart, a man who believes Q is a future version of himself. Plus, we check in on those forme...

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Sept. 19, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Epstein, butterflies, and the return of…

She has returned to us! Oh, blessed day. Yes, it is with gratitude that we say goodbye to Elena Pegasus and hello to our very own mythical horse lady, freshly returned from her monthlong European summer sojurn. MUST BE NICE. …

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Sept. 6, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Q invades Deutschland and Down Under

One day later than you might have expected, due to the Labor Day holiday, we're wrapping up our Q world tour with a couple of scenic stops in Australia and Germany to learn how our favorite home-grown American nonsense has …

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Aug. 22, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Romana Didulo, The Q-ueen of Canada

The terrifying reign of Elena Pegasus continues! Seriously, though, our guest co-host once again joins us to explore another truly bizarre story from the annals of Qanon. This one is Romana Didulo, the self-proclaimed Queen o...

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Aug. 8, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Elena Pegasus explains "Let's Go Brando…

Don't Panic! Our lovely Dana Unicorn is on monthlong European vacation (MUST BE NICE! I'm not bitter), and the wonderful Elena Pegasus, her cousin, has stepped into the breach as we detail the fallout of Russiagate, and how i...

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July 25, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Maybe the "Russia Hoax" was...kind of f…

This time, I'm maybe gonna hit some of you where it hurts. By "some of you", I mean "those of you who like me loathe Trump and want to believe every bad story about him, and have trouble admitting we …

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July 11, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Q, The Clinton Body Count, and the COVI…

Hi everybody. This time, as promised, we actually get back to talking about the last few years of Qanon. But not until we reveal the cordwood stacks of bodies that Bill and Hillary supposedly left in their bloody path to …

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June 20, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - The Clintons and the Vast Right-Wing Q-…

Greetings from the PAST! I have uploaded this show early, because I'm on what we like to call "vacation." However, the content wheel never stops spinning, and so today you will hear all about Glenn Beck's Agenda 21 freakout (...

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June 6, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Black helicopters over Iron Mountain

Miss us? Well, we missed YOU! But we appreciate your bearing with us during our post-Upon A Red Horse break. Our batteries recharged, we continue our discussion of the New World Order panic of the 90s and how it led …

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May 5, 2023

New! Upon A Red Horse: Act V

In which Fletcher slowly loses what matters most to him, secures his legend, and goes down, senselessly, in a hail of bullets. Full lyrics, credits, and gorgeous fold-out album style artwork (it's a .zip file): https://drive....

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May 4, 2023

New! Upon A Red Horse: Act IV

In which Fletcher finally gets on the radio, tells us what 2001: A Space Odyssey is really about, and sees his life begin to fall apart. theparanoidstrain.com facebook.com/groups/theparanoidstrain Listen to the music as an al...

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May 3, 2023

New! Upon A Red Horse: Act III

In which Fletcher pens his magnum opus. theparanoidstrain.com facebook.com/groups/theparanoidstrain Listen to the music as an album on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/paranoidstrainorchestra/sets/upon-a-red-horse-act-iii-t...

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May 2, 2023

New! Upon A Red Horse: Act II

In which Fletcher, our hero, becomes a big deal in the UFO world. And reveals what really happened to JFK. theparanoidstrain.com facebook.com/groups/theparanoidstrain Listen to the music as an album on Soundcloud: https://sou...

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May 1, 2023

New! Upon A Red Horse: Act I

In which we hear the origin story of Marvell James Fletcher. theparanoidstrain.com facebook.com/groups/theparanoidstrain Listen to the music as an album on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/paranoidstrainorchestra/sets/upon-...

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April 25, 2023

New! Upon A Red Horse: Prelude --The Story of Milton William "Bill" C…

It's finally here. Our second major musical project, Upon A Red Horse, will appear in the feed daily from Monday May 1 to Friday May 5th. In this prelude episode, we explain the real-life story of Bill Cooper, the conspiracy …

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April 11, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - The Q World Order

Action packed, that's the only word for it. This time, we start with the greatest conspiracy-slash-prophecy show around, Newswatch Magazine with David J Smith. Next, we talk about what, exactly, the New World Order is, and ho...

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March 28, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - Portrait of the Jesuit as a young consp…

Yeah, this is kind of a weird one. Starts with a deconstruction of the two versions of the Christian End of the World novel Left Behind, then follows with an analysis of the weird shit young Jesuit listened to back …

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March 15, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - How Trump had the Clintons executed (ac…

We're a day late, but boy howdy do we have some nonsense to share with you. Learn how the book of Revelation apparently predicted modern attack helicopters. And how Christian and Jewish zealots are working together to raise s...

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Feb. 28, 2023

New! Qanon: How we got here - The Antichrist and Qanon

When we started this series, who thought we would be doing a multi-episode detour into the Book of Revelation? Certainly not your fearful host. But the more we got into this topic, the more we realized that end-times fanatici...

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