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Weird Tales and the Unexplainable by Weird Tales And The Unexplainable - 1w ago

Tiss hosts an episode that asks:
Did Leonardo Da Vinci hide secrets in his paintings?
Did he invent a horse-controlled tank?
Was he abducted by aliens?
– Listen and find out…
Listen on AcastiTunes, and most other podcast services.

Videos

We played sections from the following videos on this episode,
click the links to view them in their entirety on YouTube –

Da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man of math – James Earle

Evidence of UFOs in Renaissance paintings

Brilliant Hidden Messages – Leonardo Da Vinci’s “The Last Supper”

Does ‘The Last Supper’ Really Have a Hidden Meaning?

We also played some clips from 2 different episodes of Ancient Aliens, which you can currently view in their entirety on Dailymotion through the following links:

Ancient Aliens S04 E08 The Da Vinci Conspiracy

Ancient Aliens – Season 13 Episode 2 – Da Vinci’s Forbidden Codes

Pictures

Works by Da Vinci mentioned on the episode –

The Vitruvian Man

Mona Lisa

Virgin Of The Rocks

The Grotesques (here are a couple of examples, but there are many more)

Da Vinci’s Tank

Media Mentions

Films:
Rogue One (a flaw in the system)
The Empire Strikes Back (mystery cave)

TV:
Futurama – S06E05 ‘The Duh-Vinci Code’
Family Guy – S09E16 ‘The Big Bang Theory’
Black Books – S01E01 ‘Cooking The Books’ (book of calm)
Rick and Morty – S01E08 ‘Rixty Minutes’ (Interdimensional Cable)

Video Games:
Assassin’s Creed 2

Outro music this week was ‘05:36’, by Ratljost
Thanks James! – Check out his Soundcloud page here – https://soundcloud.com/ratljost

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Weird Tales and the Unexplainable by Weird Tales And The Unexplainable - 1M ago

Beef hosts an episode where we take a look at three suspicious deaths – Marilyn Monroe, Jill Dando, and Bella – Who did put Bella in the wych elm?

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Videos

We played sections from the following videos on this episode,
click the links to view them in their entirety on YouTube.

Marilyn Monroe sings ‘Happy Birthday’

Unsolved History: How Did Marilyn Monroe Really Die?

This Morning: Who Killed Jill Dando?

Unexplained Mysteries: Who Put Bella In The Wych Elm?

Pictures

Marilyn Monroe

Jill Dando

Bella’s Skull, the wych elm she was found in, and some graffiti –

Media Mentions

Film:
Gremlins 2: The New Batch
Something’s Got To Give

TV:
Frasier
Crimewatch UK
America’s Dumbest Criminals
Police Stop!
Cops
Police Interceptors
Hey Duggee
This Morning

Video Games:
The Hitman Series (featuring Agent 47)

Music:
The Libertines

Outro music this week was ‘A Graveyard Confession’, by Katie Dee & The Quaking Aspens
Thanks Katie! – Check out her Spotify page here – https://open.spotify.com/artist/4kdbZmrg2I2tGYxCzPXYYD

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Weird Tales and the Unexplainable by Weird Tales And The Unexplainable - 1M ago

Tiss hosts an  episode all about the Anunnaki and the Sumerians, which gets derailed multiple times.

Listen on AcastiTunes, and most other podcast services. 

The Anunnaki Documentary

We played clips from the documentary ‘Searching For The Garden Of Eden‘ on this episode, which is available to view in its entirety on YouTube. (click the text to follow link to it)

The Tablet Picture

This is the picture that Tiss showed Bob and Beef at the end of the episode, that shows the solar system.

Other Media

Films:

Austen Powers in Goldmember
Prometheus

TV:

Westworld

Outro music this week was ‘Something Left Behind‘, by Christopher Dugmore. 
Thanks Duggy! – Check out his Soundcloud page here – Christopher Dugmore

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We’re kicking off our relaunch with another case from The Warrens!
This one looks at their encounters with the real life werewolf of London; Bill Ramsey.
We also take a little time to talk about their visits to Borley Rectory, and Lorraine’s witnessing of the notorious Nun spectre.

Listen on AcastiTunes, and most other podcast services. 

Pictures

Bill Ramsey –

Newspaper front page –

During the exorcism –

Videos 

We played clips from the following videos on the show:
(all available to watch in their entirety via YouTube, just click the links)

The Warrens on the Bill Ramsey Case 

“Sightings” documentary on Bill Ramsey

The Warrens interview about their visits to Borley Rectory

“The Nun” trailer for the 2018 film

Other Media

Films:

An American Werewolf In London
Borley Rectory
The Nun
The Conjuring
The Conjuring 2

Books:

Werewolf: A True Story Of Demonic Possession
The Lesser Key Of Solomon

Outro music this week was ‘Werewolves Of London’, by Warren Zevon

The post #115 – The Warrens: The Southend Werewolf appeared first on Weird Tales and the Unexplainable.

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Weird Tales and the Unexplainable by Weird Tales And The Unexplainable - 5M ago

After the popularity of our Flat Earth episode, it was requested that we tackle the similarly ludicrous Hollow Earth theory.
Tiss attempts to convince us of underground Nazis, inner suns, and hidden arctic entrances, while Bob and Beef struggle to hold it together… 

Listen on AcastiTunes, and most other podcast services. 

Videos

We played sections of the following videos on the show, click the links to view on YouTube.

Less Than Five: How Was Planet Earth Formed?

The Mystery Of The Earth’s Core Explained

What’s The Deepest Hole We Can Possibly Dig?

Stuff They Don’t Want You To Know – Hollow Earth

Ancient Aliens: The Hollow Earth Hypothesis

The Hollow Earth Conspiracy

Is The Earth Hollow? – The Hollow Earth Theory

The Hollow Earth Is Filled With Giants, Germans and a Little Sun

Admiral Bryd Theory on Longines Chronoscope

Admiral Byrd’s North Pole Flight To “Agartha” – Diary Audiobook

We can’t relocate the last video we played on the pod, from the ‘Presentation of Hollow Planets.’

Map

Other Media

Books / Comics-
‘At The Mountains of Madness’ – H.P. Lovecraft
‘Journey to the Centre of the Earth’ & ‘Twenty Thousand Leagues Under The Sea’ – Jules Verne
‘B.P.R.D.:Hollow Earth and Other Stories’ – Mike Mignola & Others
‘Buck Rogers in the 25th Century A.D.’ – Various

Video Games
Halo

TV
Trumpton
Outro music this week was music from Trumpton

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Weird Tales and the Unexplainable by Weird Tales And The Unexplainable - 6M ago

It’s our first Discussion ep in a long time.
We’re joined by Yas to talk about Reality… kind of.
We go way off the rails, even for a discussion episode, and talk about language, employment, education, and Bob has a breakdown. 

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Videos

Electric Sheep
There are loads of ‘Electric Sheep’ style videos on YouTube. We had one running in the background during the recording of this episode, which we commented on.

Autism in Shopping Mall
Beef mentioned this VIDEO on the episode.

Yanny / Laurel
Which one do you hear?

Brainstorm / Green Needle
You can hear both depending on what you are thinking.

The Dress

Old news, but we also spoke a bit about The Dress, which some claim to see as black and blue, and some as white and gold. Which one do you see?

Media Mentions

TV

The Simpsons S06E13 – ‘And Maggie Makes Three’
-Do It For Her

Rick & Morty S02E02 – ‘Mortynight Run’
-Blips and chitz, Roy: A Life Well Lived

Black Mirror S03E04 – ‘San Junipero’

Extras S02E03 – ‘Daniel Radcliffe’
Did You Glug It?

FILM

Anchorman: The Legend Of Ron Burgundy – ‘I Love Lamp
Ready Player One

Outro music this week was ‘Step On,’ by Happy Mondays.

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Weird Tales and the Unexplainable by Weird Tales And The Unexplainable - 6M ago

We go through 8 stories involving weird phone calls, all linked to previous episodes of WTATU.
Bigfoot, The Men In Black, Zodiac – the whole gang’s here.

Listen on AcastiTunes, and most other podcast services.

YouTube links

You can view the full video/audio of the various clips we played on the show –

The Zodiac Call-In News Report –

Is This the Real Voice of the Zodiac Killer?

The Bigfoot Call –

Bigfoot 911 Call

Hellsinger85’s Voicemail –

Creepy Voice Mail

The Men In Black Calls –

Strange Telephone Calls From An Unknown Source

Ty’s Creepy Voicemail

Here is the article that we mainly referred to about Ty’s voicemail, from news.com.au –

Creepy military voicemail warning of impending Doomsday sends internet into meltdown

Here’s another video all about it from YouTube –

CREEPY Voicemail Message Is “Shaking” The Internet

Film Recommendations

JFK
Zodiac

The Scary Door clip on this episode was from Futurama,
here’s a compilation of some of them from YouTube –
The Scary Door

Outro music this week was ‘Bad Boys,’ by Inner Circle

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Weird Tales and the Unexplainable by Weird Tales And The Unexplainable - 7M ago

After all the jokes, we’re finally tackling our most requested conspiracy…
Was William ‘The Bard’ Shakespeare a big old Fakespeare?
Beef leads Bob and Tiss through a history lesson, we play a game of Strat or Anti-Strat, and we look at the lead contenders for the real writers of Shakespeare’s plays. #AntiStratLife 

Listen on AcastiTunes, and most other podcast services.

Videos

Clips we played on the podcast, click to view on YouTube.

QI – ‘Who Wrote Shakespeare’s Plays?’

Mark Rylance on Shakespeare’s Plays

TED-ed – ‘Did Shakespeare Write His Plays?’

Links

The Shakespearean Authorship Trust –
http://www.shakespeareanauthorshiptrust.org.uk/

BBC News – ‘Christopher Marlowe Credited As Shakespeare’s Co-Writer’ –
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-37750558

T-Shirts!

We have new T-Shirts.
Anti-Strat design as a new alternate to the RUBS tee,
the others are limited for 3 months. 
New designs also available as stickers, tote bags, and a few other things.

 

Click HERE to visit the TeePublic store.

Films and TV mentions

Anonymous (The Anti-Strat Movie)
Romeo + Juliet (The Bard with Leo)
Dunkirk (Rylance on a boat)
The BFG (Rylance is a giant)
Darkest Hour (Historical dramas are still popular)
Meet The Parents & Dodgeball (We have Shakespeare to thank for these, according to Tiss?)

Inside No. 9 S04E01 – ‘Zanzibar’ (Written in iambic pentameter, recommended by Bob)
Upstart Crow  (Comedy series starring David Mitchell as William Shakespeare)
Little Britain, ‘Dennis Waterman’

Outro music this week was ‘Shakespeare’s Sister,’ by The Smiths.

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Weird Tales and the Unexplainable by Weird Tales And The Unexplainable - 8M ago

Bob and Beef are joined by Shaun, and go hunting for UFOs in Aylesbury, where a number of UFOs have been spotted over the years.
This episode is also interspersed with UFO sighting stories from listeners and friends.

Listen on AcastiTunes, and most other podcast services. 

Aylesbury Sightings

Links to the sighting stories mentioned on the episode –

The Blue Light, from express.co.uk –
UFO SPOTTED in Buckingham and Oxfordshire as strange ‘BLUE EYES’ travel across night sky

Blue Light Debunked, from bucksfreepress.co.uk –
DEBUNKED: Strange blue glow in night sky was not a UFO

Tesco UFO, from bucksherald.co.uk –
UFOs spotted above Tescos in Aylesbury

UFO at Buckingham Park, from express.co.uk –
Electrical power CUTS OUT in homes after they were ‘buzzed by weird UFO’

Media Mentions

Wayne’s World
The Truman Show
The X-Files

Outro music this week was ‘Concerning The UFO Sighting Near Highland, Illinois‘, by Sufjan Stevens

The post #110 – UFO Sightings appeared first on Weird Tales and the Unexplainable.

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