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Podcast from the Unknown

4 weirdos talking about your favorite unknown things like ghosts, true crime, creepy pasta, and the UNKNOWN.

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Ghost stories

This week we have a very special episode where we share some personal experiences that we have had with the paranormal. We tell one story from a listener and have a very special guest on to talk about her experiences. Join us this week while we take this creepy journey into the unknown.

1hr 27mins

3 May 2021

Rank #1

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The Black Dahlia House & Bobby Mackey's Music World

This week we talk about ghosts and haunted locations. The Black Dahlia house is filled with dark energy and there have been sightings and evidence of multiple spirits haunting this house. Bobby Mackey's Music World has been said to house a portal to hell, and there are different sightings of various spirits including one of a woman named Johanna. Join us this week, while we take this paranormal journey into the unknown. Sources for The Black Dahlia:https://sowdenhouse.com/history/https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/may/26/black-dahlia-murder-steve-hodel-elizabeth-shorthttps://www.biography.com/news/black-dahlia-murder-mysteryhttps://la.curbed.com/2015/10/28/9906764/sowden-house-george-hodel-black-dahliaPicture used for promotion:https://www.findinglostangeles.com/all-content/2019/3/13/the-sowden-houseInformation for Bobby Mackey's https://bittersoutherner.com/honky-tonk-haintshttps://www.travelchannel.com/shows/ghost-adventures/articles/bobby-mackeys-haunted-history"Johanna" by Bobby Mackey;https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvfuEO_w7yk&feature=youtu.bePicture used for promotion:https://www.nkytribune.com/2015/10/working-up-the-nerve-for-possible-encounter-of-the-spectral-kind-on-ghost-tour-at-bobby-mackeys/

1hr 28mins

26 Apr 2021

Rank #2

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Dorothea Puente & Nannie Doss

This week we discuss two little old ladies who kill. Dorothea Puente was convicted of 3 murders but it was said that she committed at least 9. She preyed on people who were getting assistance through the government or retirement funds. Nannie Doss admitted to murdering 11 of her family members, her weapon of choice... poison. Join us this week while we take this murderous journey into the unknown.Dorothea Puente information:https://www.crimemuseum.org/crime-library/serial-killers/dorothea-puente/https://murderpedia.org/female.P/p/puente-dorothea.htmpicture used for promotion:https://www.sactownmag.com/a-killers-instincts/Nannie Doss information and picture used for promotion from:https://criminalminds.fandom.com/wiki/Nannie_Dosshatpin information:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hatpin

1hr 8mins

19 Apr 2021

Rank #3

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Banshee & Skinwalkers

This week we talk about two very different folklore topics from different cultures. The Banshee is known to be a warning of death to come or to warn of someone who has already passed. Seen as a creepy old woman to some, but a beautiful woman to others. Her loud shrieks have been scaring people for generations. Skinwalkers have been around for the Navajo nation for many many years, known to shape shift from human to animal. Skinwalkers bring about fear within the tribe. Join us this week while we explore folklore! information on banshees from:https://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/bansheepicture used for promotion:https://mythus.fandom.com/wiki/BansheeCry baby lane movie information read from:https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/559167/cry-baby-lane-nickelodeon-movie-too-scary-for-tvinformation for Skinwalkers:https://www.legendsofamerica.com/navajo-skinwalkers/https://allthatsinteresting.com/skinwalkerhttps://www.history.com/news/skinwalker-ranch-paranormal-ufos-mutilationpicture used for promotion:https://vocal.media/horror/scared-out-of-your-skin-legends-come-to-life

57mins

12 Apr 2021

Rank #4

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Kecksburg UFO incident/ Falcon Lake UFO incident

This week we talk about two lesser known UFO sightings. One incident, the craft was seen by countless witnesses, a lot of military involvement but still no answers as to what was seen that day. Falcon Lake was a smaller incident but left a lasting mark on the witness. Stefan believed he saw a military aircraft but most people believe he encountered an extraterrestrial aircraft. Join us this week, while we explore the unknown. Sources for Kecksburg UFO:https://unsolvedmysteries.fandom.com/wiki/Kecksburg_UFOhttps://unsolved.com/gallery/kecksburg-ufo/picture used for promotion:https://www.keystoneedge.com/2014/10/30/the-truth-is-out-there-in-kecksburg-pa/Falcon Lake UFO information and picture used for promotion:https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/falcon-lake-incident-book-anniversary-1.4121639*NOTE IN THE EPISODE I SAY CBA, CORRECTION, WEBSITE IS CBC*

51mins

5 Apr 2021

Rank #5

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The Peoples Temple & Heaven's Gate

Join us this week as we talk about two famous cults/cult leaders, Jim Jones and the Peoples Temple and Marshall Applewhite and Heaven's Gate. Two very different stories, both ending in tragedy.Jim Jones information gathered from:https://www.biography.com/activist/harvey-milkhttps://www.rollingstone.com/feature/jonestown-13-things-you-should-know-about-cult-massacre-121974/picture used for promotion:https://www.britannica.com/biography/Jim-JonesMarshall Applewhite information:https://www.biography.com/crime-figure/marshall-herff-applewhitepicture used for promotion:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Applewhite

1hr 6mins

30 Mar 2021

Rank #6

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Tara Calico & Madeleine McCann

This week we discuss the missing persons cases of Tara Calico and Madeleine McCann. Tara Calico was last seen riding her bike on the morning of September 20, 1988 and has never been seen again. Since she has been missing Polaroid photos have surfaced, possibly linking Tara to other missing persons in the surrounding area. We are also discussing the disappearance of three year old Madeleine McCann, who seemingly vanished from her vacation home in Southern Portugal. Madeleines case shows no evidence as to what could have happened, and it still unsolved. So join us, on this journey into the unknown. sources used for Tara:https://medium.com/the-true-crime-edition/mysterious-polaroid-picture-the-disappearance-of-tara-calico-5558cd80738ainformation and picture used for promotion from:https://allthatsinteresting.com/mysterious-disappearances/5Sources used for Madeleine:https://www.msn.com/en-ph/news/world/the-disappearance-of-madeleine-mccann-a-case-seemingly-unsolvable/ss-BB159Zsh#image=1Picture used for promotion and information from:https://allthatsinteresting.com/madeleine-mccann

1hr 18mins

22 Mar 2021

Rank #7

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Flatwoods Monster & Mothman

Join us in the mysterious misty hills of West Virginia. This week we are discussing two cryptids that originate in two smalls towns of WV. Flatwoods monster was a one time spotting but caused mass panic among Americans in the 1950's. Mothman has been seen multiple times over the past few decades but the question still remains, is he a harbinger of death or something that will always lie within the unknown. sources used for Flatwoods:https://www.history.com/news/flatwoods-monster-west-virginiapicture used for promotion:http://www.wvculture.org/goldenseal/Fall02/legend.htmlsources used for Mothman:https://bloody-disgusting.com/the-further/3597575/new-sighting-chicago-mothman-reported-trucker/https://cryptidz.fandom.com/wiki/Mothmanhttps://www.imdb.com/title/tt0265349/picture used for promotion:https://www.mothmanmuseum.com/store/p358/The_Mothman_Cometh_poster.html

1hr 5mins

14 Mar 2021

Rank #8

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Pennhurst Asylum & Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum

This week we talk discuss the horrible details that involves two asylums. Pennhurst Asylum was kept a secret until a news reporter exposed it for the darkness that it really was. What was supposed to be a community of people working together, soon turned into torture, With kids being kept in cages and adults being chained to cribs, it's clear the intentions behind this asylum were pure evil. Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum was supposed to be a place where the mentally ill would go to seek the best help, but this too, would quickly turn bad. What was supposed to house 250 patients soon housed more than 2,000. These buildings have so much evil behind them its no wonder they're haunted. So join us, on this journey into the unknown.Sources for Pennhurst:https://www.buzzfeed.com/unsolvednotes/notes-for-unsolved-pennhurst-asylumhttps://heavy.com/entertainment/2019/10/pennhurst-asylum/https://ghostadventures.fandom.com/wiki/Pennhurst_State_School_and_Hospital_(episode)picture used for promotion and information gathered from:https://the-line-up.com/pennhurst-asylumSources for Trans-Allegheny:https://allthatsinteresting.com/trans-allegheny-lunatic-asylumhttp://trans-alleghenylunaticasylum.com/main/hauntings.htmlpicture used for promotion:https://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-shutter21-2010feb21-story.html

53mins

8 Mar 2021

Rank #9

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The Bell Witch/ Gettysburg

This week two weirdos explore the haunted locations of The Bell Witch property and the Gettysburg battle grounds. The Bell Witch was said to torment a family of 11 and even made claims of killing family members. Gettysburg was a battle fought between the north and the south where more than 50,000 people died. With how much death surrounds these grounds, it's no wonder the land is haunted. So join us, into the journey into the unknown. Bell Witch information:source 1 bell witch cavehttps://seeksghosts.blogspot.com/2014/12/andrew-jackson-encounters-bell-witch.htmlhttp://www.bellwitch.org/biographies/index.htmpicture used for promotion from:https://www.theleafchronicle.com/story/news/local/clarksville/2019/10/24/bell-witch-andrew-jackson-donald-sutherland/4079442002/sources for Gettysburg:https://www.travelchannel.com/interests/history/articles/ghosts-of-gettysburgpicture used for promotion and information gathered from:https://www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/battle-of-gettysburg

1hr 12mins

28 Nov 2020

Rank #10