Sep 21, 2017
This week, Ben is skeptical of the History Channel bland promise to be transparent and do more investigation on their recent Amelia Earhart fiasco (spoiler: they haven’t). For the main topic, the copycat effect, Ben talks about behavior modeling versus ideation, covering everything from fears of anorexia to the...
Sep 17, 2017
While Pascual tends to his offspring, Ben and Celestia discuss a recent story about a waitress being allegedly stiffed due to her pride tattoo. They go through numerous similar stories, some hoaxed, and discuss whether this is becoming a modern-day folk tale. Faked stories undercut and blur real issues, and writing a...
Sep 16, 2017
This week, the Strange crew talks time travel. Everything from
their favorite time travel fiction to a little bit of science! Then
they head to Bubonicon to ask people about their favorite time
Video content is available to Patrons, as well as Ben's talk on UFOs!
Aug 31, 2017
This week, Ben and Pascual explore the oft-horrifying phenomenon of sleep paralysis. After watching the documentary "The Nightmare", our hosts decided it would be apt to talk about sleep paralysis, particularly because Pascual has a long history of first-hand experience. Also in this episode, Ben discusses EVP and...
Aug 24, 2017
This week, Ben and Pascual explore how urban legends can
sometimes turn dangerous and even deadly. From the unintended
consequences of rumor to what happens when people believe too
strongly, the boys take us on a journey through the dreadful
outcomes when people become a bit too credulous regarding urban