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The world is weird, and that shit is fascinating. Join Portia and Bethan In their exploration of the supernatural, mythical, and straight-up bizarre as they talk about all those legends and conspiracies that kept you up at night as a kid.

The world is weird, and that shit is fascinating. Join Portia and Bethan In their exploration of the supernatural, mythical, and straight-up bizarre as they talk about all those legends and conspiracies that kept you up at night as a kid.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

The world is weird, and that shit is fascinating. Join Portia and Bethan In their exploration of the supernatural, mythical, and straight-up bizarre as they talk about all those legends and conspiracies that kept you up at night as a kid.

Twitter:

@Podmage

Language:

English


Episodes

Area 51 and The Death of Paul McCartney | Episode 09

4/4/2020
In episode 9 of Dead Air, made for you fresh outta the new weird quarantine life, we have some escapism in some DIFFERENT weird stuff for you. You might feel we're living in another world, but Bethan explores the mystery surrounding Area 51, its possible inhabitants from other worlds, what happens there, and an inside take from Bob Lazar on his experiences working there. If you're worried about Paul McCartney's vulnerable status during the pandemic; don't, because he's already maybe dead, as...

Duration:02:17:33

Area 51 and Paul is Dead! | Episode 09

12/23/2019
Welcome back to Dead Air! This episode, we finally deliver on our promise of Alien Talk as Bethan runs us through what really went down at Area 51, and Portia tackles one of life's greatest questions: Has Paul McCartney been dead this whole time?

Duration:02:17:59

Dead Airnniversary! | Episode 08

11/8/2019
Well guys, looks like we made it. An actual year of semi-regular content! To celebrate, we've dug up some true and/or cursed movies which we may or may not have seen in the most epic game of Pong you've ever witnessed*. We cover Groundskeeper Willie's back catalog and Bethan adds another six movies to her list of movies-she's-not-seen-but-probably-should've. Thank you as always for listening, and we are especially sorry for blowing out your eardrums with Bethan's horrific cough. *a bold...

Duration:01:58:38

Dissociative Identity Disorder | Episode 07

9/7/2019
On this episode of Dead Air we take a step away from the weird and the creepy to talk to Jess about her experiences with Dissociative Identity Disorder, a condition born out of trauma where an individual is living with multiple personalities in one body. Jess is on YouTube as Multiplicity and Me, where she talks about living with DID and fighting the stigma associated with it. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8JDIEFbQejP-meo1OwI0DA Our audio got a bit screwy as Jess told us about her new...

Duration:01:11:06

Dyatlov Pass Incident and Zombies | Episode 06

8/28/2019
This episode, Portia takes us Russia to ruminate over the mysterious goings on at Dyatlov Pass. Bethan then explores the nuance of everyday zombiism, from Haitian slaves to cat poop.

Duration:02:06:57

Dead Queer | Episode 05

6/27/2019
Happy Pride! This week, Bethan and Portia have a special guest in to talk about The Secret Language Of Gay People, and play the most longwinded game of Guess The Flag. If you need more Dead Air in your life to get you through those cold, cold nights, follow us on Instagram @deadsquarepodcast and twitter @readairpodcast.

Duration:02:04:35

Dark Web and Lycanthropy | Episode 04

4/24/2019
This week, Portia risks her freedom to explore the weird and maybe-not-so-wonderful Dark Net, from safe drug purchases delivered in Pringles cans to the Political Figure Dead Pool. Meanwhile, “prime cannibal meat” Bethan talks about the science behind lycanthropy, and why purple pee might mean you may have a tendency to run with the wolves. CONTENT WARNING: 31:35 - 33:35 Stillbirth 33:35 -36:37 Child abuse 36:37 - 38:10 Torture 38:00 - 38:16 Animal abuse

Duration:01:22:19

Anatoly Moskvin and Robert Ripley | Episode 03

4/3/2019
Portia and Bethan bring Anatoly Moskvin and Robert Ripley to the table and its... strange.

Duration:01:19:29

Moth Man and Swedenborg | Episode 02

3/14/2019
Portia and Bethan dive into the mystery behind the Moth Man and discuss Swedenborg. Intro music created by Jack Keane, listen on Bandcamp: https://jackkeane.bandcamp.com/album/dead-air-ep

Duration:01:39:30

Krampus and Mari Llwyd | Christmas Special

1/9/2019
You think Krampus is scary? You should see the Mari Llwyd. This episode Portia and Bethan discuss the German and Welsh folklores.

Duration:01:01:34

The Bermuda Triangle | Episode 01

11/7/2018
Portia and Bethan are exploring the mysteries of the Bermuda Triangle, the disappearance of Flight 19, and the (not totally sane) theories behind this decades-long phenomenon.

Duration:00:54:23