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English


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This Is Halloween

10/19/2018
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Come celebrate Halloween with Jasmine and Mari on this festive episode of Sick Sad World. They talk about different kinds of celebrations of the dead: Pitru Paksha and the Hungry Ghost Festival. They also talk about all their favourite Halloween favourites and memories. Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/SickSadWorldSSW/ Don’t forget to email us your episode suggestions, comments, concerns, and whatever else you want to tell us at sicksadworldpod@gmail.com! And follow us on Twitter:...

Duration:01:01:54

The Disappearance of Mel Nadel

10/5/2018
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On this very special episode of Sick Sad World, special guest Kristen Nadel joins Mari and Jasmine to talk about the disappearance of her father and her book Freebird. Don’t forget to email us your episode suggestions, comments, concerns, and whatever else you want to tell us at sicksadworldpod@gmail.com! And follow us on Twitter: @SickSadWorldSSW Instagram: @sick_sad_world_pod Facebook: fb.me/SickSadWorldSSW Find Kristen Nadel on social media! Her Book:...

Duration:00:49:37

A Horror Review

9/21/2018
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Celebrate Jasmine's birthday with a review of some of our favourite and most recent picks in horror. Mari reviews The Scarlet Gospels by Clive Barker and Hush (2016). Jasmine reminisces about Cabin in the Woods (2012) and Pet Sematary (1989). Content Warnings: discussions of sexual violence Promo: Talk Spooky To Me Don’t forget to email us your episode suggestions, comments, concerns, and whatever else you want to tell us at sicksadworldpod@gmail.com! And follow us on Twitter:...

Duration:01:55:05

2 Cruel 4 School

9/7/2018
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It’s back to school time, and this week Mari and Jasmine are digging into school-related crimes. Jasmine will talk about Adam Lanza of the Sandy Hook school shooting and Mari rants about Elliot Rodger and the Isla Vista Killings. CW: school shootings, child murders, misogyny, incels, gun control

Duration:01:39:10

Killer Confessions

8/24/2018
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It’s Mari’s birthday! So this week, Mari and Jasmine tackle some famous Killer Confessions. Mari takes on Ed Kemper, the CoEd Killer! And Jasmine delves into the notorious Daniel Rader aka BTK. CW: sexual assault, body mutilation, necrophilia This Week's Promo: Unearthly Paranormal Stories Don’t forget to email us your episode suggestions, comments, concerns, and whatever else you want to tell us at sicksadworldpod@gmail.com! And follow us on Twitter: @SickSadWorldSSW Instagram:...

Duration:01:18:03

Origins of Scary Things

7/13/2018
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For our Friday the 13th episode, Jasmine and Mari look into the origins of popular horror monsters. Jasmine looks at the evolution of the fear of clowns, while Mari discusses the inspiration for Freddy Kreuger. CW: clowns, mentions of sexual assault and murder (warning ahead of time), heart conditions/illness Don’t forget to email us your episode suggestions, comments, concerns, and whatever else you want to tell us at sicksadworldpod@gmail.com! And follow us on Twitter @SickSadWorldSSW and...

Duration:00:46:19

Missing and Murdered

6/30/2018
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In this very solemn episode of Sick Sad World, Mari and Jasmine try to honour the Indigenous people of Turtle Island. Mari talks about the Highway of Tears and the failure of police while talking about serial killer Robert William Pickton. Jasmine delves into the Missing and Murdered case of Della Ootoova, an Indigenous woman whose death never saw justice. CW: violence towards Indigenous women, stigma towards sex workers and drug users, the police and justice system, desecration of victims...

Duration:01:11:05

Fathers in Crime

6/15/2018
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Mari and Jasmine celebrate their fixed microphone and Father’s Day with this episode about fathers in true crime stories. Mari tackles John List and the List murders while Jasmine delves into Thomas Bart Whitaker and father’s fight for victims’ rights. CW: murders, gun violence, discussion of abusive fathers, death penalty, prison and the penal system Don’t forget to email us your episode suggestions, comments, concerns, and whatever else you want to tell us at sicksadworldpod@gmail.com! And...

Duration:01:22:13

Mysterious and Unsolved Cases

6/1/2018
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In this episode, learn about the mysterious disappearance of Dorothy Scott and the unsolved deaths from the Dyatlov Pass incident with Mari and Jasmine. They take an in-depth look at weird and unsolved cases.

Duration:01:02:28

Cult Classics

5/18/2018
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On this extra-length episode of Sick Sad World, Mari and Jasmine dive into some “cult classics”! Mari explores Charles Manson and the Manson Family murders, while Jasmine looks at a very different kind of cult, The People’s Temple and what happened at Jonestown. CW: Christianity, murders, sexual manipulation, general manipulation, mass suicide, drugs

Duration:01:16:54

Myths, Fables, and Mystical Buttholes

5/4/2018
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Jasmine and Mari talk about monsters from myths and folklore across cultures. They look at monsters from the Caribbean, the Philipines, Vietnam, Japan, and India! Also, a crime update on the Golden State Killer and the Toronto van attack.

Duration:00:47:53

The Aliens Made Me Do It

4/20/2018
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This episode, Jasmine and Mari look to the stars for their creepy stories. Could aliens be using mind control to get these perpetrators to commit crimes? Or are they just looking to cast off the blame? CW: mentions of child pornography (no details), guns, child neglect, racist conspiracy theories

Duration:00:42:22

Creepy Stories - It Happened To A Friend of a Friend

4/6/2018
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Mari and Jasmine share stories from their friends and family about creepy, spooky, and even at times uplifting supernatural things that have happened to them or someone they know.

Duration:00:33:22

Trendsetters

3/23/2018
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In the inaugural episode of Sick Sad World, Mari and Jasmine talk about Jack the Ripper and the Cleveland Strangler and the copycats they inspired. Content Warning: This episode discusses violence against sex workers and women of colour, body mutilations, murder, and the police.

Duration:01:16:50