Happy Father’s Day! Societies have been spinning tales of curses for millennia. Join us as we talk about the most famous curse, that of the Hope Diamond. Maybe, stealing an infamous jewel turned out to be a bad idea, but legitimately purchasing it did too! And yes, back again is our good friend, the Iceman Otzi, found in the Alps by hikers. Perhaps disturbing the final resting place of an stone age mummy wasn’t the best idea! Turns out, Otzi’s curse hit swiftly to those discovered and studied him. Grab a talisman, throw some salt over your shoulder and sit back to enjoy our episode on curses!
Welcome to the latest episode where we uncover the mysteries of the bodies in the bog and ancient Egyptian mummies! Join us as we journey back to ancient civilizations whose people were astute enough to not only create architectural wonders and amass fortunes, but also preserve the bodies of the deceased. These bodies are still being discovered today! So, put on your safari hat, your khakis and your neckerchief and join us in digging up the archaeological sites of The Bog Bodies and Egyptian mummies!
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! No literally, in today’s episode we discuss well known animal attacks, one which includes a bear and one a tiger. Join us as we discuss why it’s probably not a good idea to live amongst wild animals or keep them as pets. Listen as we tell the stories of Timothy “Grizzly Man” Treadwell and Roy Horn of Siegfried and Roy fame.
Have you ever wondered how Bram Stoker dreamt up Dracula? Well, we might have the answer for you! Join us as we discuss Elizabeth Bathory and Vlad the Impaler, two despicable human beings who could be considered real life vampires. Both abused their power and left carnage in their wake. Enjoy this episode about these sadists whose rampages will haunt your Memorial Day!
Did you know……? If you love history as much as we do, or if you just want to learn a few interesting historical facts, this episode is for you! Join us as we discuss little known tidbits including a Pope who caused the Black Death, Chinese Foot Binding, and Ronald Reagan, life saver to name a few. Sit back on a Sunday and gather little nuggets you can share at your next social gathering!
No More Wire Hangers!!!! Join us as we discuss one of the most notorious mothers of all time. Joan Crawford was a huge movie star, and her fame spanned four decades in Hollywood. We discuss her early life, rise to fame, as well as Joan’s relationships and motherhood. We dug a little deeper than the notorious scandal that was Mommie Dearest, and we found some interesting information about this old Hollywood broad. Happy Mother’s Day to all, try not to tie your children to their beds!
Have you heard of the escaped mental patient with the hook who terrorizes couples out at night? What about the legend of Bloody Mary? How about the vanishing hitchhiker? Well, although those can’t be proven as true, join us as we discuss some substantiated urban legends.