Meeting No. 30 – Haunted Artifacts

Discussion: Rissa tells Heidi about two very creepy and strange artifacts that seem to have more to them than meets the eye.

Discussion starts: 00:33:23

Content warning: In the Creepy Corrections, Conclusions and Clarifications we revisit the topic of crime scene cleaners, so if you’re squemish, skip 00:03:18 – 00:21:17

“Effigy Figure” (rambaramp)

The Catskills Crone

See all the other images and videos we discussed by visiting Greg Newkirk’s post about it. And also visit their website for the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal and the Occult.

Go to the Happy Little Craft Show!

Sources:

  • https://www.slam.org/collection/objects/8772/
  • http://www.saucemagazine.com/a/5
  • https://www.learner.org/courses/globalart/work/191/index.html
  • http://weekinweird.com/2016/07/02/the-crone-of-the-catskills-this-cursed-carving-brings-visits-from-a-terrifying-paranormal-entity/
  • http://www.skeptophilia.com/2017/11/duplicating-crone.html
  • http://weekinweird.com/2017/10/31/halloween-3d-scan-the-crone-haunted-artifact/
  • https://mysteriousuniverse.org/2017/11/technology-meets-the-paranormal-3d-printing-cursed-and-haunted-objects/

Creepy Corrections, Conclusions and Clarifications

Meeting No. 29 – Crime Scene Cleaners – Meeting Minutes

Discussion: Heidi talks about what exactly goes down when you need a corpse clean-up.

~CONTENT WARNING~

If you’re squemish, this episode is not for you. We also mention murder and suicide.

Discussion starts: 8:01 (This seems like a new record for us.)

Sleepwalk With Me

A picture with a bathtub full of human brains

An article about the boy who was decapitated on a water slide

The Darkness (Haunted house in St. Louis)

Hell houses

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by Caitlin Doughty

Death Investigation Academy

Death Investigation Academy Merch

Coroner Talk Podcast

Corrections, Conclusions and Clarifications:

Meeting No. 27 – Celebrity Ghosts – Meeting Minutes

Discussion: Rissa tells Heidi some fun stories about the ghosts of famous people.

Discussion begins: 23:46

Jim Morrison’s Ghost

Disco Duck

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=97RjuC9YeXg&feature=youtu.be

Happy Little Craft Show

https://www.facebook.com/happylittlecraftshow/

CCC’s

Sources:

Meeting No. 25 – St. Charles – Meeting Minutes

Discussion: Rissa tells Holly about St. Charles, Missouri’s popular haunts.

Discussion starts: 8:51

 

Strange Escapes Presents: Spirits and Specters: A Haunted Weekend At The Oddfellows Asylum and Belvoir Winery

International Order of the Odd Fellows building in St. Charles

Lewis and Clark’s Restaurant

Mother-in-law House

Boone’s Lick Trail Inn

Winery of the Little Hills

Newfoundland Dog

Sibley Hall – Lindenwood University

Buy Nancy’s book!

Go on a ghost tour of St. Charles!

Watch an episode of Ghost Hunters about St. Charles!

Sources:

Meeting No. 24 – Superstitions – Meeting Minutes

Discussion: Heidi and Rissa discuss superstitions and their origins.

Discussion starts: 11:04

Follow along with our book club: The Boy Who Was Raised As A Dog

Sources:

https://www.backstage.com/magazine/article/serious-theatrical-superstitions-10447/

http://www.stagedoormemphis.org/sdpfamily-blog/2015/3/12/13-theatrical-superstitions-and-myths

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theatrical_superstitions#%22Break_a_leg%22_vs._%22Good_luck%22

CCC’s

Meeting No. 23 – Creepymas – Meeting Minutes

Discussion: Rissa tells Heidi about the strange origins of some Christmas customs. If you do not want some of your favorite holiday traditions tainted, you might want to skip this one.

Discussion starts: 23:12

Mistletoe berries! Delightful!

Mistletoe in the wild:

Poke berries: Don’t eat these!

Depiction of Krampus

Modern day Krampus Parade pictures

Where Bethlehem is:

Draft horse:

Creepy Corrections, Conclusions and Clarifications: