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A podcast about urban myths, scary legends, and all around spooky stuff.

A podcast about urban myths, scary legends, and all around spooky stuff.
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Canada

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A podcast about urban myths, scary legends, and all around spooky stuff.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 21: Dryads

8/6/2018
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Join us as we travel back to ancient Greece and go green discussing the ancient dryads! In this episode, we discuss our Greek gods phases (or lack of one), read stories about nymphs, and as usual, segway into many unrelated subjects.

Duration:00:39:24

Ep. 20: Sailor Superstitions

7/22/2018
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On our 20th episode, we take off to the sea (again!) and look at some of the different beliefs sailors had about going off into the ocean. This episode, we will answer questions such as: is whistling bad or good? What is the one fruit you should never have on a boat? And can you outrun your destiny if your name is Jonah?

Duration:00:39:03

Episode 19: Ravens and Crows

7/9/2018
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We dive into the natural world and look at a couple of our favorite birds. From messengers to gods to tricksters, corvids have played many different roles for many cultures. Which one is your favorite? Also in this episode: the dynamics of Thor's family, as well as the worst possible description of bird sex acts. You have been warned.

Duration:00:43:00

Episode 18: Mermaids, part II

6/24/2018
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This week, we continue our exploration into mermaids by going a little more modern. We explore the classic tale of The Little Mermaid, as well as take a peep at mermaids in horror, and how many mermaid shows does Australia really need? Bonus: the best segway into fish sex you will ever hear. PS; We are aware that there's some clipping happening. We're in the process of checking up on the mic, and seeing if it was a one-session issue, or something bigger. Thanks for your patience!

Duration:00:45:24

Episode 17: Mermaids, part I

6/11/2018
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In part 1 of this two-parter, we get an in-depth look at the origin stories for mermaids. When did creatures, usually women with fish tails, become part of our collective knowledge? Who created them? Also, a long discussion on Disney Villain songs, and why Odysseus is a fuckboy.

Duration:01:59:58

Episode 16: Creepypasta Anthology I

5/27/2018
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In our first story anthology, we go over 4 different creepypasta that have been circulating the internet over the last few years. Anansi's Goatman: A group of friends and family get together for a camping trip. However, when they do a head-count, there's always an extra person. The Smiling Man: A man likes going out for night walks, until he runs into an unsettling stranger. Candle Cove: A forum discusses a forgotten children's show, remembering more and more disturbing details as they go....

Duration:00:42:00

Episode 15: Fox Spirits

5/14/2018
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In this episode, we discuss fox spirits, prevalent in East Asian cultures. Where did their stories start? If you had choose, should you meet a kitsune or a gumiho? And how many fox spirit representations can we find in modern media? Come learn with us about these wise, and sometimes dangerous, creatures.

Duration:02:06:49

Episode 14: Selkies

4/22/2018
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Selkies, the seal creatures known for changing into human form, are playful and innocent. They are the perfect example that sometimes, the supernatural beings are not the monsters of their story. Also, we find something even scarier than monsters: a PUA website. Content Warning: In this episode, we discuss non-consensual relationships, rape, and coercive behavior in relationships. Please be mindful to yourself before listening.

Duration:00:37:14

Episode 13: Chupacaba & Latin American Vampires

4/9/2018
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The chupacabra is one of the best known cryptics from Latin America, terrorizing cattle and humans alike. But is there a reasonable explanation behind the sightings? We also discuss other vampire-like creatures, as well as Drag Race icons and the Stanley Cup.

Duration:00:40:19

Episode 12: The Jersey Devil

3/25/2018
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Today, we jump to the eastern United States to look at one of the most long-standing cryptics: the Jersey Devil. How did this creature came to be? How long did it stick around? And what are some encounters that the people of New Jersey have had with it? Also, the pettiest Founding Father fight since Hamilton.

Duration:00:37:06

Episode 11: Wendigo

3/11/2018
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In some North American Indigenous cultures, there exist the tale of the Wendigo, a cannibalistic creature that will endlessly crave human meat. In this episode, we discuss the wendigo, as well as some cannibals in real life, and wendigos in the media. Also, Monster High OCs.

Duration:00:48:08

Ep 8: Vampires, part 2

1/28/2018
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On the second part of our vampire special, we talk about how different cultures have different traditions for vampires, as well as go into a more modern western takes on vampire stories. Please don't leave us a bad review, Anne Rice.

Duration:00:39:36

Episode 6: Christmas Legends

12/26/2017
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In our very special holiday episode, we discuss Krampus and other monsters and creatures associated with Christmas. Why is there so much child-killing during this season? Also, #Yulecat

Duration:00:38:29

Episode 5: The Amityville House

12/17/2017
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Although there are plenty of haunted houses across the globe, none has quite influenced popular culture the way the Amityville House has. In this episode, we talk about its history, its stories, and everything in between. Also in this episode: the other plenty of haunted houses!

Duration:00:40:12

Episode 4: Cadejos

12/1/2017
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Do you like dogs? What if they were the size of a cow, with bright red eyes and dark fur? In this episode, we discuss Cadejos, the (sometimes) evil dogs that meet lone night travelers in Central America. Lucky for you, there is another type of Cadejo - a good one, who looks to protect you instead of harming you. Listen to find out more.

Duration:02:14:30

Episode 3: Kelpies

11/13/2017
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In our third episode, we discuss Kelpies, the Scottish water creature. Also, we go into how horrible horses are.

Duration:00:40:05