Aug 13, 2018

Ep 270 The show that wasn’t supposed to be

This week we toss an unexpected show together on the spot and go all over the place. We cover a 100 year old feud between Oreo and Hydrox cookies, Strange politics and Bigfoot porn, Drugs are Bad M'kay? as Ninjas and Deadpool attack a guy's home and invisible Aliens chase Meth users, Amish Uber, Another naked Ghost hunter almost loses his junk in Russia, Sex with food on cruise ships and a new segment we call " Why is this a sport?!" Plus a few more very odds and ends. Baby shark yall!

Aug 6, 2018

Ep 269 The Ghost In My Machine with Lucia Peters

This week Lucia Peters from the Blog "The Ghost In My Machine" is with us. Her website is a clearinghouse for obscure strange urban legends, weird creepypasta stories and bizarre urban legend games that you really shouldn't. She covers the bizarre and strange and her blog is amazing. Find her website at 

Jul 29, 2018

Best of 2014 -Lizzie Borden and Axe murderers parts 1 and 2 With Robert Schneck

Best of from 20145. Our first look at Axe Murderers. Part one and Two, Lizzie Borden with returning guest Robert Schneck

Jul 23, 2018

Ep 268 Fast Food Freak outs and Follies 2018

Our annual look at people freaking out in fast food establishments. This year we are joined by both Chuck and Todd from The Wheel Nerds Podcast to talk about all manner of craziness. We cover assaulted with food, People freaking out over McNuggets, Taking a dump in a Tim Hortons, The traditional return of Taco...Bell, Dirt Burgers for a cop, Stripping naked for faster service and a whole lot more.

Jul 16, 2018

Ep 267 Strange Brew with Aaron and Kelly

This week Roe did an appearance on Charm The Water to talk with Aaron and Kelly about everything involving brewing. We cover a select history regarding brewing beer and mead. We look at the connections to witchcraft, Shamanism, Aleister Crowley, Moonshine and Nascar, The gods of brewing and how to make something of your own.

Jul 9, 2018

Ep 266 We didn’t pre read anything. Pew! pew!

Lobo returns this week and we return to the Ramble cast format with LOTS of weird news. Roswell crash anniversary, Firefly's Meth and green lasers, Time warp in Vegas, In Russia you die over graphics card, Roejen still can't read, Yo Dawg we heard you like Microwaves, Woman bites off mans ear in Detroit, A drunk sold his body for whisky in 1887, Laser contact lenses are coming, Taco...Bell voted best Mexican restaurant in Merica! And Guy Fieri, The Guy From Smash Mouth, And The Insane Clown Posse Guy Are The Same Person.

Jul 2, 2018

Best of Ep 55 Adam Gorighlty and Happy Trails to High weirdness

Going back a few years on this one for our first guest appearance of Adam Gorightly. Adam was with us to talk about his book Happy trails to High Weirdness. We talk about Southern California Cults like the Great 11, The fountain of the world and Charley Manson and the Solar Lodge of the  OTO.  We also cover George Van Tassel, Giant Rock, and the war battle to save the world between Pop Star Tiffany and Illuminati high priestess, Tuesday Weld. 

Jun 25, 2018

Ep 265 French Folklore with Ines Amat and Joshua Cutchin

This week guest co-host Joshua Cutchin is with me to interview Ines Amat. Ines is a French literature and culture student as well as a local folklorist who recently made a guest appearance on Strange Familiars We discuss the legend of Le Dame Blanche, Frances Lady in white. We talk about Ines's strange paranormal encounters and how her home country views the topic of the Paranormal, UFO's and Folklore.

Jun 18, 2018

EP 264 Aaron David-Magical Familiars and Mad Ramblings

This week Aaron David from the Charm the Water Podcast returns for a winding and rambling conversation about Familiars, Magic, religion, Witchcraft, Alchemy, Brewing, why he thinks I'm a Mage(!?!) and a wide range of other topics. We cover a lot of ground in this show. It's a pretty wild ride.

Jun 11, 2018

Ep 263 Melissa Martell Drawing out the Spirits in Vancouver

In a completely last minute show Melissa Martell from the ESP Drawing out the Spirits Podcast joins us. Also at the very last minute, Lobo discovered he had time to be on the show this week with no clue who the guest was or what the topic is. It's a classic Archivist format! Melissa comes to us from Vancouver Island Canada to talk about her show, The haunted locations of where she lives and tell us a few personal strange stories of her own. Please visit Melissa's show at

Jun 3, 2018

Ep 262 Chasing the cheese wheel to New York

This week Roejen talks about his trip to Where did the road go, We talk about the European Cheese rolling race, First let me take a selfie, The whole " Australia is not real!" thing, Drugs are bad M'kay?, Florida Zombies running wild, Roasting things over a volcano is bad and Diamonds from dead people with a mug of beer and weird voicemails from strange people.

May 24, 2018

The Spark Episode 42 “I found a dead thing!”

For this episode of The Spark Living Dead Girl, Shelley returns to talk about weird things and well, dead stuff in odd places. Lobo talks about smoking formaldehyde and his Gremlin Batmobile. 

May 21, 2018

Ep 261 Conspirinormal With Adam and Serfiel

This week Adam and Serfiel from the Conspirinormal Podcast join us to talk conspiracy! We talk about the Royal wedding, The JFK assassination, The difference between conspiracy theory now and in the past and Some of their past shows and guests. Finally, Lobo professes his love for Queens Bicycle in the outtakes.

May 14, 2018

Ep 260 Rambling with Brett.

This week Brett Manzer from the Travel Oddities Podcast sits in the co-host chair. We cover that guy who had sex with a car, That crazy lady who beheaded her boyfriend to collect heads, The girl who thinks guys are only good for human sacrifice, the guy in New Zealand who said he was poisoned and only sex could save him, A kicking contest with a moose goes wrong, Men in fake space suits busted in NASA scam, The Florida guy who rammed cars with a tractor to stop zombies, The Indian doctors who used a guys leg as a pillow and a very special tribute to 38 special. 

May 7, 2018

Ep 259 Cinco DeMayo with Red Pill Junkie

This week we welcome friend of the show Red Pill Junkie. Red Pill writes for the Daily Grail and Mysterious Universe and can be heard co-hosting on Where did the road go. This week we talk Cinco De Mayo, Reviving lost species and Mariachi Music.

Apr 26, 2018

The Spark Ep-6 Meet Da Travel Boys

 In the episode of the Spark, Lobo welcomes the knuckleheads from the Travel Oddities Podcast. The boys have a very funny and blunt conversation about how they started their show and why. Brett goes all over the map and the F-bombs fly. Outtakes at the end with a few other surprises as well.

Apr 22, 2018

Best of Ep-75 from 2013 Hear my train ah coming - A look at the life of Hoboes

Rest assured that new content is coming soon. For now, we're just taking a spring break. In the meantime, we go back to 2013 for Episode 75 when a listener suggested show on Hoboes. "Welcome back to Episode 75 Hear my train a coming, the life of a Hobo.
In this episode and by request we take a look at Hoboes. We look at where Hobo's come from, The Hobo code, Hobo hidden symbols and signs, Tourist Union #63, Famous Hoboes in History, Tramp art and finally how to become a Hoboe yourself." 

Apr 17, 2018

Best of Ep 141 Dr Saab part two Neuroscience, Consciousness and near death experience.

In part two of our interview with Dr. Saab we talk about the one year anniversary of Lobo's near death. We look at what is going on in the brain during a near death experience, what happens when we dream and we ask the question, what is consciousness.

Apr 14, 2018

Best of Ep 140 Dr Bechara Saab- Brain hacking and going to Mars Part 1

Best of Episode 140 Dr. Bechara Saab -Brain Hacking and going to Mars

Apr 9, 2018

Ep 258 Timothy Renner -The Flannel Man, Toad road and Site 7

Ep 258 Timothy Renner -The Flannel Man, Toad road and Site 7

This week Timothy Renner from The Strange Familiars Podcast ( returns to talk about some of his investigations into Toad road,  His strange experiences at an area he refers to as Site 7 and reports of people experiencing the phenomena of the Flannel Man.  A  show Listener drops in and listeners call in with their best Wookie calls.

Apr 2, 2018

Ep 257 Chris Woodyard, Flaming headless ghosts, haunted Ice and eating the ashes of the dead

This week, show favorite Chris Woodyard returns to talk about strange historical weirdness. We discuss blue burning ghosts, Headless ghosts, Haunted Ice, The Leatherman, A dead baby found on a bed of eggs hidden in a chimney, People consuming the ashes of dead relatives People committing crimes dressed in mourning apparel, And a report of an April fools Ape-man in 1926. Chris runs the website and considers herself a Fortean. She has written The Victorian Book of the dead, The Face In The Window: Haunting Ohio Tales, and The Ghost Wore Black: Ghastly Tales From The Past and many others. Please visit her website and support her. 

Mar 25, 2018

Ep 256 Eric Wojo, UFO’s and Giant Cow Angels

 This week, author and Skeptic Eric Wojciechowski (AKA Eric Wojo) is with us to talk about the worst UFO Conference ever. The " Scientific UFO Research Conference". We then talk about the whole Tom Delonge To The Stars Academy thing and why, as a skeptic, he even cares about any of this stuff.

Mar 18, 2018

Best of Ep 142 Get Religion! SubGenius, Dudeism and Batman!

By Very popular demand we are rerunning our first get religion show from a few years ago. Our first interview with Ivan Stan, The Church of Dudeism and finally with Frater Isla who created his own religion based on Batman. Heres the original show notes. "In this episode, we take a look at three alternative religions. In part one we speak with Reverend Ivan Stang of the Church of the Subgenus as he explains who J.R. "Bob" Dobbs is and what slack can do for you. In part two, We speak with Rev Gary Silvia from the Church of the later day dude. Rev Gary joins us to teach us about Dudeism and how to abide. In part three we speak with Coincidence Control Networks Frater Isla to learn about the Sons of Batman. A "Magical order dedicated to the spiritual model provided by the world's greatest urban shaman: The Batman."

Mar 11, 2018

Ep 255 Bigfoot sex sounds and when Podcasts attack!

This week we Troll Harley from Travel Oddities, We talk about Big Foot Sexually assaulting a hunter, Lobo makes Bigfoot sex sounds, Frozen Human hands in Siberia, Body parts and decapitation in Japan, Naked ATV racing in Missouri, More Biblical Jackass, The Vatican is training more exorcists, People freaking out on Airplanes and how to attract ghosts for sex and it's as dumb as it sounds.

Mar 4, 2018

Best of Ep-96-The-Science-Of-Addiction With Dr James Stoehr

Going way back to Episode 97 The Science of addiction with Dr James Stoehr. James joined us on this episode to talk about the science of how addiction works.  

Feb 25, 2018

Ep 254 The return of Ivan Stang and the Church of the Subgenius

This week we finally have the return of Reverend Ivan Stang of The Church Of The SubGenius and the host of the SubGenius Hour Of Slack. We talk about the early history of the Church Of The SubGenius, how they got involved with DEVO, J.R. Bob Dobbs as ancient alien theory, Planet Nuburu, The Singularity, Monster Hunter, Flat Earth theory, The Hollow Earth, The Future of X day and so much more.

Feb 19, 2018

Ep 253 Winston Conrad-Witch Doctors Djinn and Muslim magic of Africa

This week Winston Conrad joins us to talk about his trips to Africa. We discuss Witch Doctors, Muslim Magic, Charms of invisibility and to be bulletproof, Djinn and Pagan traditions still practiced today and Sugar smuggling. Find more about Winston at 

Feb 12, 2018

Ep 252 True Crime Valentines Special 2018

This week R.A.Brewster returns to talk true crime for our Valentine's day show and all Hell breaks loose. Roberts computer breaks hours before we record and Lobo's dies right before we hit the record button! Roejen's Skype decides to crank his vocals as loud as possible and the computer decides to stop recording whenever it feels like. Despite all of this, we still manage to release a show. We cover Black widows who kill their mates and go off in a few other directions. Big thanks to R.A.Brewster at  for staying with us and giving it his all! 

Feb 4, 2018

Ep 251 Shooting From The Hip

When this week's guest does a no call no show and your internet connection is falling apart what do you do? You shoot from the hip and record a show on the spot with whatever you can find. This week we dig into the Facebook group for weird news articles with zero pre-reading and manage to make a show out of nothing. We cover that girl who has sex with ghosts A LOT OF SEX, the Barney the dinosaur tantric sex thing, A Big Foot hunt goes to court, A Connecticut witch, Nutella nuttiness, Scanning your junk at the grocery store, A plane flight of plumbers has to turn around for a broken toilet, Words we can't say and an Illinois teaches wonky drug math skills, plus a few more odds and ends.

Jan 28, 2018

Best of Ep180 2016 - Chris Woodyard and the Victorian Book Of The Dead

Best of from 2016 - In this episode, Chris Woodyard is with us to talk about her book The Victorian Book Of The Dead". We talk about the Professional widow service that would arrive at your home and handle everything a lady in mourning could need, Amateur mourners who would crash funerals for the fun of it, People who embalmed themselves in alcohol, Grave robbers and Tombstone madness, Death Photographers, the fiendish parrot who murdered his mistress and What the hell was Crape?

Jan 22, 2018

EP 250 Daniel Harms and Books of Magic

Author Daniel Harms return to the show this week to talk about actual books of magic the Heptameron and the Goetia. Dan is also a scholar on H.P Lovecraft so we, of course, delve into the fictional book of magic, The Necronomicon. We talk about how it went from a book of fiction to an actual publication. Find out more cool stuff at Dans blog 

Jan 15, 2018

Ep 249 Robert Brewster Cryptids, Weird legends and True Crime

Blogger, podcaster, and writer Robert Brewster from joins us tonight to talk all kinds of craziness. This show goes all over the place so be ready for anything.  A pain medicated Roejen and "Skype issue" Lobo Talk with Robert about The Ningen of Antarctica, The Van Meter Visitor, The West Virginia Vegetable Monster, The Black Shuck, The White Things of Appalachia, Nannie Doss, and other true crimes And then Lobo goes off on all kinds of crazy science. Roejen just kinda sits there and goes "Uh..." 

Jan 8, 2018

Ep 248 Cat cults Power Klown and Drugs are bad M’kay

This week we toss a show together almost on the spot. Outtakes at the end! This week We look at an End times Cat Cult in Tennessee, Jack In The Box teams up with Snoop Dogg for a weed happy meal,  A fake news story about a pastor being told by God to use gold toilet paper, Our favorite African pastor revives a man's erection on live television, Clown themed Iron Maiden cover band "Powerclown" gets busted smuggling drugs into Japan, Meth is bad in Kansas and a handful of other crazy stories.

Jan 3, 2018

Ep 247 Aaron Gulyas Saucers Full of Secrets

Aaron Gulyas returns to the show to talk about his new Podcast " The Saucer Life" which explores the history and lore of flying saucers (or UFOs, if you like) through the lens of individual stories of encounters, sightings, concepts or events. He's not interested in either proving or debunking anything. Rather, treating flying saucers as folklore. Get right with Ashtar yo! find his podcast at

Dec 31, 2017

Stasis Ep 9 A found audio interview with George Adamski from 1955

This is a found audio show. It is an interview conducted with George Adamski in 1955 conducted by Captain Edward J. Ruppelt at the Giant Rock Spacecraft convention

Dec 25, 2017

Best of Episode 28 The ghost of Christmas Specials past.

 Going back a few years for this one. Pretty sure this was our first Christmas special and yes, We KNOW that the one story is a Doctor Who spoof news article.  Greetings Peeps! Mick from ECPI Ireland returns to talk about Irish Christmas traditions that don't involve Genius Irish stout, The CDC thinks its a bad Idea to castrate a Lamb with your teeth, Greek Goblins run riots over Christmas, another time traveler tries to shut down the LHC and save the world from a chocolate hell, Japans Creepy hotels for the dead, The forbidden love of a Ram and a Deer, Students claim a toilet is haunted and faint en mass, Mmm Loves me some 7 month old buried kiviak!! Pangolins aplenty and odd random Christmas traditions from around the world. 

Dec 22, 2017

Ep 246 Christmas Bonus 2017 Tell Me A Story

Merry Happy Chrismahanukwanzakahturnip day!

At last, it's our holiday bonus show. This year we have something special. This show is almost 3 hours! Listeners and friends of the show called in to tell their stories and encounters with the strange and unexplained. These stories range from the bizarre and freighting to touching and humorous. Thank you to Jim Pyre, Danial Brown, Seriah from "where did the road go", Brent Hand from Hysteria 51, Aaron and Kelly from Charm the water, Amy Cerkas, Ben Yanok and Kevin Aleksiejczyk for your stories and time. See everyone in 2018

Dec 16, 2017

Best of episode - Episode Zero. The first show we ever did.

 Our very first time recording almost 8 years ago. This was meant to be a primer to give people an idea of what we had in mind. Our audio gear was horrible, Roejen had no idea how to edit and we copied everyone we could think of till we figured things out on our own., Looking back its a really rough show but it's where we came from and how it started. If anything, you'll hear how far we have come. 

Dec 4, 2017

Ep 244 Andy McGrath and The Beasts Of Britain

This week from the UK we have Andy McGrath with us to talk about his new book "Beasts Of Britain". We talk about Neisse and other River/Lake Monsters, The Big Foot sightings of the UK, The Wodewose, Dogman and Werewolf sightings, Weird flying Cryptids like the Screeching Serpents of Shropshire and The Bat-man. We also learn to be weary of men in cowls that have Chloroform. Many a good laugh is had in this show. It was a great way to close out the year.

Nov 22, 2017

Ep 245 Thanksgiving family cannibal Values

 Shelley returns with us for our 2017 cannibalism Thanksgiving Special. This year we cover yet another story involving the cannibal cop, How many calories are in uncle Brad?,  The cannibal family values of Russia that claim to have eaten 30 people, When arguing over cannibalism leads to losing an eye,  People in South Africa try the other white meat, 12 Nauseating facts about Joe-The Cannibal- Matheney, Christian news has a beef with CNN over Reza Aslan eating part of a human brain and many more.

Nov 19, 2017

Ep 243 Invasion of Chestnut Ridge with Seth Breedlove

Seth Breedlove from Small Town Monsters returns to talk about his documentaries "Invasion on Chestnut Ridge" and "Mothman". We discuss the reaction he received in Point Pleasant from Mothman, The process of how he makes his movies and what he has planned next. 

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Nov 13, 2017

Best Of Episode 130 Linda Godfrey and American Monsters

We go back to 2014 for one of our talks with The first lady of Dogmen and Werewolves, Linda Godfrey. "This episode we are joined by returning guest and show favorite Linda Godfrey to talk about her new book American Monsters: A History of Monster Lore, Legends, and Sightings in America. We discuss giant bird sightings, Wisconsin's Man-Bat, Flying Heads and Owl People, Flying Manta Rays, Windigo's, the Connecticut Frog folk and other weird inbred local urban legends." 

Nov 6, 2017

Ep 242 We Will Vacuum The Fat From You!

We go to the "Ramblecast" format this week covering weird news. This week's categories for topics? Having more fun dead than alive, The return of Biblical Jackass! Drugs are bad M'kay? and a new one called... IM GOD!! We discuss a man cremated in a giant Lego coffin, Cremation ashes in your Tattoo ink, Having your ashes made into bullets, A Malaysian man who steamed himself for a holy ritual, Calling God on your cell phone directly, "God told me to throw bricks at white people!", "Meth told me to throw bricks!" A woman on Meth tries to suck the fat out of someone with a Hoover Vacuum! God strips in Traffic in Florida, Jesus Christ tries to steal the president's dog and finally, Being rapped by Goblins is a thing now? Closing Music Front 242 Headhunter

Oct 29, 2017

2017 Halloween Surprise show Vincent Price and the Final Houdini Séance

A little Surprise for everyone this year. We will be running the final Séance of Harry Houdini followed by the 1969 Vincent Price double album Witchcraft Magic An adventure in Demonology. Toss this on in the background as you pass out candy and enjoy All Hallows Eve.  

Oct 26, 2017

Ep 241 Halloweenies 2017

Our 2017 Halloween show, This year we cover Robert the Doll, Bulgaria's Vampire Graveyards, Mary Shelley kept her husband's heart in a jar after his death, Locals hire a backhoe to dredge " magical Logs" for lottery numbers, Nosferatu directors head stolen from grave in Germany,  Pagan rituals and sexual harassment in the workplace, A guy kills his mom because she is was a vampire and he was a werewolf and lots more complete with a few outtakes.  

Oct 22, 2017

Best Of Ep-31-Raymond Wiley-Georgia Guide stones and Masons and Satanists OH MY!

This "Best Of" show is from way back in our first year of Podcasting. If anything it shows how far we have come over the years and is still one of our best interviews. Welcome back PA inmates. In this show, Mr. Raymond Wiley joins us to talk about his further investigations into the mysterious Georgia Guide stones. As with most Archivist interviews, we try to dig a bit deeper. We talk about the monuments creator, the elusive and secretive R.C. Christian, the book he left behind, What he intended the monument to be and the legends and fears these stones have spawned. We also take a look at what has become of the Guide stones since they were unveiled.

Oct 15, 2017

Ep- 240 Josh Cutchin Fairy Folklore In Ireland


Our longest show of the year at two and a half hours long! This week author Joshua Cutchin returns to the show to talk about his next book on fairy folklore and his recent trip to Ireland. We discuss similarities in fairy folklore and high strangeness, fairy abductions, fairy forts, sacred Irish burial mounds, Haunted Irish castles, calling out to Bigfoot from a hot tub on your honeymoon, Lay lines and stone circles, Roe goes off about making mead ( again) and some of the weirdest outtakes we have ever had at the end of the show. Fairies wear boots, you gotta believe me! 

Oct 12, 2017

Ep-239 Eric Vernor- Lilith Ancient Lore to Modern Culture

This week we have returning guest Eric Vernor, (Also known as Covris Nocturnum) back to talk about his new book "Lilith: From Ancient Lore to Modern Culture". Also joining me as a guest co-host is Aaron David from the "Charm The Water" podcast. Eric talks with us about the history of Adams first wife Lilith. We look at her biblical past and at her image as a symbol of female equality. We also talk about her history as the mother of demons and the creator of vampires. We then touch back on his history of vampires in advance of his updated Vampire book.

Oct 2, 2017

Ep-238 Mistaken identities and doppelgangers

This week, with very little show prep, we look at Doppelgangers and Mistaken identities. There will be outtakes at the end of the show because we went off the rails a few times.

Sep 18, 2017

Ep 237 The Pendle Witches with Mary Sharratt

This week we are joined by author Mary Sharratt to talk about the history of The Pendle Witches and the witch trials of 1612, We also discuss attitudes about witchcraft in that time period, King James the 1st and his obsession with demonology and paranoia of witches , What the difference between a cunning woman and a witch was and how their magic worked. “Thou shalt not suffer a witch to live” - Exodus 22:18

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 Mary SharrattMary Sharratt is an American writer who lives with her Belgian husband in the Pendle region of Lancashire, England, the setting for her acclaimed 2010 novel, DAUGHTERS OF THE WITCHING HILL, which recasts the Pendle Witches of 1612 in their historical context as cunning folk and healers.

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