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Join us each episode as we explore A Strange Thing. Together we will delve into strange events, reveal strange secrets, travel to strange places, and talk to strange people.

Join us each episode as we explore A Strange Thing. Together we will delve into strange events, reveal strange secrets, travel to strange places, and talk to strange people.


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Join us each episode as we explore A Strange Thing. Together we will delve into strange events, reveal strange secrets, travel to strange places, and talk to strange people.






Strange Investigation at the Old State Pen

In this episode we join a team of paranormal investigators and search for strange encounters at the Old Idaho State Penitentiary. With lights out and recorders on, Big River Paranormal led the way through the maze of cold stone buildings in search of evidence from the other side. Join us as we talk about our chilling adventure through a location known for paranormal activity.


Spooky Things at the Old State Pen - E34

One of Idaho's most famous haunted locations is the Old Idaho State Penitentiary in Boise, Idaho. More than 130 individuals have died at the site including some of Idaho's most notorious criminals. Reportedly, some of the most nefarious criminal and murderous spirits have appeared to paranormal investigators over the years. Join us as we prepare for a paranormal investigation at the Old State Pen.


Open Mike and Austin - E33

Welcome to a new, fun, and whimsical trim-level episode for the A Strange Thing Podcast, Open Mike & Austin! Have you ever wanted to take back or add something to something you said in the past? Well, in this episode we take a few trips back in time to some things we wish we'd said differently as well as add some detail to a few things that we didn't think about at the time. It's a bit of a silly ride so hold on to your potato and have fun!


Strange gods - E32

In this episode we take a look at the "Cradle of Civilization" and discover that this ancient land in Mesopotamia, known as the land of Sumer and the Fertile Crescent, is also the "Cradle of the gods". Here we find the first written accounts of the gods and their exploits among mankind. Join as we wrap up our 5-part series on Strange Gods. It's a supernatural ride through the oddities of ancient myths, legends, faith, and futility.


Strange gods - E31

Ever wonder about Eastern and Western god symbiosis? If so, You're in luck! Strange gods aren't specific to a geographical land mass. They're everywhere.


Strange gods - E30-

Ancient Greek and Nordic gods had really weird mating habits! In this episode we'll talk about a few and barely scratch the surface (that's probably a good thing).


Strange gods - It's Greek to Me - E29

There are strange gods everywhere. In this episode we take look, albeit blushingly, at the seedy sex lives of a few prominent Greek gods. So, hold on to your pants and enjoy the ride.


Strange gods - E28

Humans have always placed their faith in something. We all seek answers to things beyond our ability to understand and control. The chronicles of our troubled human history reveal that we have placed our faith in many strange things, including many STRANGE gods. Join us as we take a casual stroll through the sacredly strange and deviously divine.


Strange Valentine - E27

Have you ever wondered how Valentine's Day became a thing? In this episode we take a light-hearted stroll through time and shed some light on this holiday's strange and somewhat dark history.


Strange Quirks - E26

In this episode we talk about strange quirks, phobias, and behaviors. You might not be as strange as you think are.


Big Bros - Part 5

Join us as we close out our 5 part series featuring our favorite giant hairy bipedal cryptids! In this episode we'll tell a few stories, laugh, sip a beverage or two, and send bigfoot off in style.


A Strange Thing For The Holidays

We are taking a short hiatus from our series on Bigfoot and pondering the strangeness of the holidays. Join us as we talk about some VERY strange holiday traditions.


Big Bros - Part 4 Bigfoot

What class of Bigfoot encounter have you had? Join us as we talk about Close Encounter classifications. We'll also discuss some of the telltale signs that might mean you're in squatch territory.


Big Bros - Part 3 Bigfoot

We start out talking about the long history of Bigfoot type creatures in Native American history before falling deep into the rabbit hole of mythology, conspiracy, and the fabric of the universe itself. Flounder with us in the hairy yet blissful abyss of discovery and speculation. Taters! Use your favorite podcasting app: www.astrangething.com


Big Bros - Part 2 Bigfoot

Who is this cryptid we call Bigfoot? In this episode we share a few unexpected stories of this mythical beast. It's all fun and games until someone gets taken.


Big Bros - Part 1 Bigfoot

Join us as we kick off our first in a series of episodes investigating the worldwide cryptozoological bipedal phenomena commonly known as BIGFOOT! It's giant subject and you can bet that things are going to get really hairy!


Strange Rocks - Part 4b

Join us for our final episode surrounding strange markings on strange rocks scattered throughout the world and their possible connection to myths and legends as old as time itself.


Strange Rocks - Part 4a

As we approach the end of the Strange Rock series, things are going to the STRANGER ZONE! In this episode we break free from the rocks that held us down and explore the mythologies that have been written in stone. Rock On!


Strange Rocks - Part 3

In this episode we take a closer look at some common petroglyph motifs just before jumping on the Strange Train! All aboard for a freaky ride through the origins of legend.


Strange Rocks - Part 2

Join us as we continue to investigate the strange rocks known as petroglyphs. In this episode we'll talk about the possibility that these scratched and chiseled surfaces are much, much more than rock 'art'.