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Two nerds podcasting from their couch. Streaming our thoughts on movies, TV shows, gaming, society, conspiracies, and true crime every Sunday. Hosted by FullMetalChicken and Stephfafahh.

Two nerds podcasting from their couch. Streaming our thoughts on movies, TV shows, gaming, society, conspiracies, and true crime every Sunday. Hosted by FullMetalChicken and Stephfafahh.

Location:

Australia

Description:

Two nerds podcasting from their couch. Streaming our thoughts on movies, TV shows, gaming, society, conspiracies, and true crime every Sunday. Hosted by FullMetalChicken and Stephfafahh.

Language:

English


Episodes

EP #65: Murdered - Jonelle Matthews

11/19/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi guys, and welcome back to another episode of the pod! Today we cover the heartbreaking case of Jonelle Matthews. After being classified as a cold case for decades, construction workers discovered her body, and the Greenley PD chased down their suspect. The suspect has been extradited from Idaho to Colorado, and the case will soon sit before a grand jury, as it has been delayed by the COVID pandemic. #JonelleMatthews #Murder #TrueCrime Project Cold Case:...

Duration:01:14:46

EP #64: Conspiracy - Project Pegasus

11/15/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi guys, and welcome back to another episode of the pod! Today we breakdown Project Pegasus - the alleged black project run by the U.S. government to send future presidents back in time and to Mars. We'll be the first to admit that this one gets too crazy... #ProjectPegasus #Conspiracy #AndrewBasiago Gamer motivation quiz: https://apps.quanticfoundry.com/surveys/start/gamerprofile/ National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children:...

Duration:02:29:55

EP #63: History - The Great Library of Alexandria

11/12/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi guys, and welcome back to another episode of the pod! Today we cover the Great Library of Alexandria - one of the greatest losses in human knowledge. As always; stay safe and mask up! #LibraryofAlexandria #AncientEgypt#History National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.missingkids.org Black and Missing Foundation: https://www.blackandmissinginc.com Black Lives Matter: https://blacklivesmatter.com...

Duration:01:35:40

EP #62: Negligence - Chloe Wiegand

11/8/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi guys, and welcome back to another episode of the pod! Today we cover the heartbreaking case of Chloe Wiegand - a 18 month old toddler who fell from an open window while on a Caribbean cruise with her family. May she rest in peace. #ChloeWiegand #Negligence #TrueCrime National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.missingkids.org Black and Missing Foundation: https://www.blackandmissinginc.com Black Lives Matter:...

Duration:01:33:16

EP #61: Fraud - Rita Crundwell

11/5/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi guys, and welcome back to another episode of the pod! Today we discuss the largest known case of municipal fraud in U.S. history, in the City of Dixon, Illinois. Rita Crundwell, a city clerk and horse trainer, embezzled nearly $54 million USD from the small town before her crimes caught up with her. How? Keep it simple stupid. #RitaCrundwell #Fraud #TrueCrime National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.missingkids.org Black and...

Duration:02:13:19

EP #60: Global Surveillance - Five Eyes (FVFY)

11/1/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi guys, and welcome back to another episode of the pod! Today we breakdown the signals intelligence alliance between the UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, and Australia. Established during the post-WWII era, the alliance has covertly been involved in several international espionage plots, and spied not only on people like Charlie Chaplin, but also on each others citizens... #FiveEyes #GlobalSurveillance #ASIO National Centre for Missing and Exploited...

Duration:01:55:25

EP #59: Phenomena - Randonautica

10/29/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi guys, and welcome back to another episode of the pod! Today our TikTok knowledge comes in handy as we cover the infamous Randonautica app. Using the power of manifestation and a quantum random number generator, the app spits out GPS co-ordinates to a location, and you can embark on an "I Spy" adventure. Is it the power of manifestation, or confirmation bias? #Randonautica #Phenomena #Halloween National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children:...

Duration:01:27:09

EP #58: Haunted - The Dybbuk Box

10/25/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi guys, and welcome back to another episode of the pod! We really don't know where to start with today's episode. Do we start with the eBay listing? Post Malone being cursed by a wine cabinet? Either way, it spawned off a movie (The Possession, 2012), which we love. Zak Bagans to the rescue!! #DybbukBox #Halloween #Haunted Aura Photography - How To Read Aura Photos | Goop National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children:...

Duration:02:01:11

EP#57: Unsolved - SS Ourang Medan

10/22/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Ahoy, me hearties! Welcome back to another episode! Gather around the campfire children! Shove those marshmallows on some sticks, and let's get this party started! Today's creepy topic is the ~ghost ship~ Ourang Medan. Did the steam ship exist? Was their one survivor? You decide!! #OurangMedan #Halloween #Crimetober National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.missingkids.org Black and Missing Foundation:...

Duration:01:42:15

EP #56: Murdered - Timothy O'Bryan

10/18/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi everyone, and welcome back to another episode! Today we cover the heartbreaking case of Timothy O’Bryan, a young boy who was poisoned by his tampered Halloween candy. Who is the Candyman? #Candyman #Halloween #Crimetober National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.missingkids.org Black and Missing Foundation: https://www.blackandmissinginc.com Black Lives Matter: https://blacklivesmatter.com...

Duration:01:11:27

EP #55: Phenomena - Skinwalker Ranch

10/15/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi everyone, and welcome back to another episode! In today's bumper episode, we cover the creepy Skinwalker Ranch. From UFP sightings, portals, poltergeist activity, wormholes, daring coyote, and the Skinwalker Curse - what is afoot at the property? #SkinwalkerRanch #Halloween #Crimetober Secrets of the Skinwalker Ranch: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/p/season-1/8d6kgwxn1jb6?activetab=pivot%3aoverviewtab National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children:...

Duration:03:21:10

EP #55: Phenomena - Skinwalker Ranch

10/15/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi everyone, and welcome back to another episode! In this bumper show, we (really) breakdown the history of the Skinwalker Ranch - the conspiracies, phenomena, and property history. Is it a wormhole? A portal? A UFP hotspot? Or is it because of the Skinwalker Curse? #SkinwalkerRanch #Phenomena #Halloween National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.missingkids.org Black and Missing Foundation: https://www.blackandmissinginc.com Black...

Duration:03:21:10

EP #54: Infamous - McKamey Manor and Evangelical Hell Houses

10/11/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi everyone, and welcome back to another episode! Today we discuss the happenings at McKamey manor - one of the world’s most extreme haunted houses, run by Russ McKamey. Then we breakdown Evangelical Hell Houses, a twisted take on the traditional haunted house experience. Stay safe, and stay healthy. #McKameyManor #HellHouses #Halloween National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.missingkids.org Black and Missing Foundation:...

Duration:01:27:24

EP #53: History - The Salem Witch Trials

10/8/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi everyone, and welcome back to another episode! Hold onto your controllers, because in this episode we are covering the Salem Witch Trials, and speculate how the horrible events came to be. Stay safe, and stay healthy. #SalemWitchTrials #Salem #Halloween National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.missingkids.org Black and Missing Foundation: https://www.blackandmissinginc.com Black Lives Matter:...

Duration:01:22:21

EP #52: Haunted - The Winchester Mystery House

10/4/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi everyone, and welcome back to another episode, and the first in our Halloween extravaganza!! Today we cover the (allegedly) very haunted Winchester Mansion, built and designed by the late Sarah Winchester. After the passing of her child, father in law, and husband, she was left with a very small (sarcasm) inheritance, and the Winchester curse. Is it urban legend or true? You decide. #WinchesterMysteryHouse #SarahWinchester #Halloween #Haunted National...

Duration:01:47:49

EP #51: News Week #1 - Elephant mass die off, Weinstein settlement, Ghislaine Maxwell arrested, Dramageddon 3.0

7/5/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Hi everyone, and welcome back to another episode! This week has been very hectic, so we decided to cover some things circulating in the media, and add in our 2 cents. We talk about the "new evidence" of Britney Spears being a clone, a very heartbreaking mass elephant die-off in Northern Botswana, the Weinstein settlement, the arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell, Dramageddon 3.0, and the latest news in the Breonna Taylor case. Next week we aim to cover the case of...

Duration:01:24:59

EP #50: Missing - Alexis S. Patterson

6/28/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Black lives matter. Nobody should have to experience this - let alone generations of a group of people. Say their names, donate to bail funds, sign all the petitions, support Black business owners. Today we bring you the story Alexis S. Patterson, who went missing after being dropped off at school by her stepdad on the 3rd of May 2002. FBI Profile:...

Duration:01:07:06

EP #49: Missing - Akia Shawnta Eggleston and Baby Eggleston

6/21/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Black lives matter. Nobody should have to experience this - let alone generations of a group of people. Say their names, donate to bail funds, sign all the petitions, support Black business owners. Today we bring you the story of two people in the sea of many - Akia Eggleston, and her unborn son, Baby Eggleston FBI Missing Persons Profile: https://www.fbi.gov/wanted/kidnap/akia-shawnta-eggleston MISSING: Akia Eggleston FB page:...

Duration:00:55:32

EP #48: Murdered - Breonna Taylor

6/14/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Black lives matter. Nobody should have to experience this - let alone generations of a group of people. Say their names, donate to bail funds, sign all the petitions, support Black business owners. Today we bring you the story of one person in the sea of many - Breonna Taylor. Please sign the petition, please say her name. JusticeForBreonna website: https://justiceforbreonna.org GoFundMe set up for Bre’s family:...

Duration:01:32:52

EP #47: Unsolved - Kendrick Johnson

6/7/2020
***HEADPHONE USERS BEWARE*** Black lives matter. Nobody should have to experience this - let alone generations of a group of people. Say their names, donate to bail funds, sign all the petitions, support Black business owners. Today we bring you the story of one person in the sea of many - Kendrick Johnson. Please sign the petition, please say his name. Kendrick Johnson Change.org petition: https://www.change.org/p/united-states-supreme-court-justice-for-kendrick-johnson Kendrick’s FB...

Duration:02:09:08