February 12th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 29 mins
aaron hernandez, true crime
A troubled boyhood. Teen years fueled by drugs and booze. A promising professional football career in danger of being derailed by addiction. And just when it seemed like Aaron Hernandez's dreams were coming true, he is linked to unimaginable acts of violence.
February 5th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 7 mins
aaron hernandez, true crime
A superstar football player. A beloved son and brother. A violent end. In part one of our three-part series, we discuss Aaron Hernandez's abusive childhood, struggles with his sexual identity, and other forces that could have derailed the promising career of an unstoppable professional athlete, eventually turning him to a life of crime.
January 29th, 2020 | Season 1 | 55 mins 42 secs
north carolina meat warlock, pazuzu algarad, satanic cult, true crime
A small North Carolina town was already on edge from a series of gruesome murders when the unthinkable happened - they were visited by a cloaked and mysterious figure tossing out raw meat at a nearby playground. Was it a visit from another self-proclaimed satanist with violent intentions or something more whimsical?
January 22nd, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 7 mins
betz mystery sphere, conspiracy theory, extraterrestrial, paranormal, ufo
A family moves to an idyllic area of coastal Florida seeking a peaceful life. On a walk, their lives are turned upside down by a seemingly innocent discovery in a patch of grass. Were they the recipients of an object from outer space or did this family misconstrue their treasure as more than what it truly was?
January 15th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 59 mins
affluenza teen, ethan couch, true crime
Luxury cars, large homes, extravagant vacations. Money can buy you a lot of things but can it make you sick? One psychologist has suggested that money doesn’t buy happiness, but instead buys a lack of culpability. In this infuriating case was this a legitimate defense or just another example of the favorable treatment of the rich in our justice system?
January 8th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 33 mins
alternate realities, false memories, the mandela effect
Some things we swear we remember exactly. A movie quote. The name of a book. The death of a celebrity. But then we find out - we were wrong. Is this revelation the correction of some false memory, the result of glitches in our brains, or are we flip-flopping between dimensions and alternate realities?
*This episode contains spoilers for the movie The Mandela Effect
December 31st, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 22 mins
millennium bug, y2k, year 2000 bug
20 years ago on New Year's Eve, the world held its breath as the clock ticked down towards midnight. Planes falling from the sky. Bank accounts drain to zero. Traffic lights gone dark. The turning of the century called for chaos and confusion. But what happened was more akin to an average, everyday glitch. Was this really the tale of the government who cried wolf or was the United States closer to the brink that we all thought?
December 25th, 2019 | Season 1 | 52 mins 33 secs
christmas monsters, krampus
This week we are bringing you a holiday classic from the archives - Krampus! Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, and be good or Krampus will get you!
December 18th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 5 mins
coulrophobia, killer clowns
This week, we are bringing you an archival episode about Killer Clowns. We originally decided to record this topic to give ourselves a break after our three-part series on Ted Bundy. The episode is more funny than scary, and includes a clown fight in the woods that still cracks us up! Happy Holidays!
December 10th, 2019 | Season 1 | 57 mins 40 secs
samuel little, serial killer, true crime
His victims were often marginalized, their cries for help ignored by the justice system. This man, now considered by the FBI to be the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history, exploited vulnerable members of society to allow his crime spree to last for over 35 years and span states across the nation. It took multiple law enforcement agencies to bring him to justice, and with recent FBI interviews, the magnitude of this monster is finally being discovered.
November 26th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 18 mins
adolphus hotel, ghost stories, paranormal
The pinnacle of upscale debauchery throughout the roaring twenties, this gilded masterpiece of elegance and architecture has within it a storied past of tragedies and legends. Is it all just part of running a busy hotel or does this Dallas landmark have something sinister lurking beneath its luxury?
November 19th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 42 mins
death row, rodney reed, true crime, wrongful conviction
A black defendant in a small town is convicted by an all-white jury and sentenced to death. But years of new evidence lead his family and new defense team to plead with the court that the wrong man was on death row. After witnesses come forward and fresh eyes weigh in on the case, a Texas court issues an eleventh-hour reprieve, preventing the wrong man from being executed for a crime he did not commit.