Did Karen Silkwood take some Quaaludes and fall asleep at the wheel? Or did Big Nuke have someone run her off the road to hide their dirty deeds? And how did Meryl Streep not win Best Actress for the movie? At least Cher won Best Supporting Actress, so that's something.
Did the crash of Flight 401 send ghosts out to haunt planes? Was there a ghost head in the microwave? Did a young Kim Basinger really play someone named "Prissy Frasier" in the made for TV movie? Find out now.
What is causing American diplomats in Cuba to get sick, lose their hearing, and forget how to speak? A Bond villain weapon? A natural phenomenon? Iggy Azalea? Ghosts? Let's find out.
Why did the old English guy steal a famous painting? To get free TV for other old English people, obviously.
What was the fireball from the sky that destroyed a massive chunk of Siberia in 1908? A meteor? Comet? Nuclear missle? Wait, this was 1908. Ok, then maybe a black hole, alien spaceship or time travel? Let's explore.
Margaret Atwood wrote a novel. Netflix did a series. But if you want the real story of Grace Marks and the murder that stunned 19th century Toronto, you come to Weird World.
When did we stop believing vampires were real? Maybe not as long ago as you think. Mercy Brown was a poor Massachusetts girl with tuberculosis and small-minded neighbors - or she was a blood sucking vampire. You be the judge.
Here are our own favorite creepy stories in time for Halloween, though why Carey obsesses over how many phone lines her sister's work has is maybe the scariest part of the podcast. Enjoy.
Would you believe the house at 50 Berkeley Square is home to ghosts that can scare people to madness and even death? How about a land octopus that is impervious to bullets and-- Wait, did you just say "land octopus"? Yes. Yes I did. Tune in.
William Wallace can't possibly have murdered his wife Julia in 1931 Liverpool, but he probably did. Join us for one of the most baffling true life whodunit's ever, I don't care what those damn kids say.
Who doesn't love a good end of the world story? From the current Nibiru scare to Heaven's Gate's mass Nike-clad suicide, join us as we delve into doomsday prophecies. One of these days they're going to get it right and then who'll have the last laugh?
Lie detectors can tell if you're nervous - like, you know, when you're being grilled by the police. Fingerprints, ballistics, blood spatter - it's all a lot more iffy than you might think. Except DNA, but don't tell O.J. that.
In Part 2 of the unidentified dead, we first tackle the metal drum murders in which someone dumped decades-old corpses in the same spot 15 years apart. Weird, right? Then the case of Little Lord Fauntleroy, a rich little boy abandoned and never found.
Two horrible events lead to two remarkable mysteries from the 1950s. The Babes in the Woods were found long dead in a Vancouver park and haunted Canada when no one - ever - came forward to claim them. The Boy in the Box repeated that horror in Pennsylvania four years later.
If someone asks you to go hiking in Yellowstone, make sure you stay out of Idaho. Because that part of the park is 50 square miles of lawless hellscape. Welcom to Yellowstone National Park's infamous "Zone of Death."
Unidentified Submersible Objects - USOs - are just like UFOs, only wetter. Join us as we explore USOs, particularly the Shag Harbor Incident in Nova Scotia that is tough to explain away, mainly because Canadians would never lie about a thing like that.
Not only do we not know who put Bella in the Wych Elm, we are not completely sure what a wych elm is. Still, someone stuffed Bella in a hollow tree and immortalized her with graffiti. Let's figure out who.
Why would a man run naked down the Autobahn and get run over by a car? Because "they" were out to get him, obviously YOG'TZE!
No one knew who slaughtered seven people on a farm in North Dakota in 1920. That included the state Attorney General, but it didn't stop him from hanging a neighbor for the crime. Find out more about the Wolf Family Massacre - if you dare.
Psychopaths are special, and they will tell you so. They might also murder you. Join us in a study of the psychopathic brain. Who knows, maybe you're a psycho too!