Anxious and Afraid The Pod

Anxious and Afraid The Pod

Anxious and Afraid The Pod
Episode 56: 50s Car Chase, The Hottest Kind Of Car Chase (Charles Starkweather-Murderer)
Jan 12, 2021 1 hr 9 min

Episode 56: 50s Car Chase, The Hottest Kind Of Car Chase (Charles Starkweather-Murderer)

In this week's episode, Shawna details the chilling crimes of 19-year-old spree killer Charles Starkweather who committed 11 murders in the 1950s and was accompanied by 14-year old Caril Fugate across the states of Nebraska and Wyoming. Was Caril a victim or an accomplice in these brutal murders? Listen in to hear the gang discuss possible theories and explanations for this perplexing case. Credits: A Crime To Remember S4E1 Wikipedia.com Murderpedia.com NBCNews.com Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid
Episode 55: That's Cat Revenge, That's Cat Math (Unsinkable Sam)
Jan 05, 2021 56 min

Episode 55: That's Cat Revenge, That's Cat Math (Unsinkable Sam)

In this week's episode, Abby kicks off the new year with a more light-hearted tale involving the incredible Unsinkable Sam, a war-time cat who survived the sinking of three ships during WWII. Credits: Wikipedia The Legend Of Unsinkable Sam, The Cat That Survived 3 Shipwrecks (allthatsinteresting.com) Unsinkable Sam - Legendary Cat Survived 3 Sinking Ships (warhistoryonline.com) Cats in 20th Century History (Cats in War-Unsinkable Sam) (thegreatcat.org) Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid
Episode 54: Take A Deep Diver, Totally Globular Dude (Ball Lightning)
Dec 22, 2020 1 hr 3 min

Episode 54: Take A Deep Diver, Totally Globular Dude (Ball Lightning)

In this week's episode, Shawna takes a deep diver into the extremely weird and unexplained phenomena of ball lightning! You may remember, not so long ago in episode 52: spontaneous human combustion, ball lightning was listed as a theory and Shawna promised us an episode all about the strange occurrence. Listen in as Shawna describes the eye witness accounts of those who have seen or experienced ball lightning, a terrifying and sometimes deadly event. Stick around to hear the theories as to how and why this unexplained phenomenon occurs. Credits: Wikipedia.com ScientificAmerican.com Youtube.com- Answers with Joe https://youtu.be/_gOIQC19Tgg Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid Promo by Unexplained Oregon podcast
Episode 53: Hold On To Your Butts 'Cause They're About To Clench (Vesna Vulovic, Plane Crash Survivor)
Dec 15, 2020 1 hr 11 min

Episode 53: Hold On To Your Butts 'Cause They're About To Clench (Vesna Vulovic, Plane Crash Survivor)

In this week's episode, Abby regales the crew with the anxiety-inducing tale of Vesna Vulovic, a Serbian flight attendant who was the sole survivor of a terrorist attack on JAT flight 367 in 1972 perpetrated by the Ustasha, a group of Croatian Ultranationalists. Stick around for some personal hygiene questions and to find out what a Q-Tip wet Willy is! Credits: Article by Green Light Wikipedia.com How Vesna Vulović Survived A 33,330 Feet Fall Out Of The Sky (allthatsinteresting.com) Serbia’s Most Famous Survivor Fears That Recent History Will Repeat Itself - The New York Times (nytimes.com) Bucks County Courier Times, Sep 1, 1973, p. 24 (newspaperarchive.com) Too good to be true? Miracle woman who survived '33,000ft fall' | The Independent | The Independent Unexplained Mysteries podcast Omnibus podcast Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid
Episode 52: Why Doesn't Fire Like Legs? (Spontaneous Human Combustion)
Dec 08, 2020 45 min

Episode 52: Why Doesn't Fire Like Legs? (Spontaneous Human Combustion)

In this week's episode, Shawna schools the gang on the very strange and horrific occurrences of spontaneous human combustion. Listen in as the crew focuses on some of the examples of this fiery rare event and the theories behind how it could possibly happen. Credits: Wikipedia.com History.com Livescience.com Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid SpaceX Starlink Satellites Tracker: findstarlink.com
Episode 51: A Very Special Guest Host Episode (The Bat Man Of Los Angeles)
Dec 01, 2020 53 min

Episode 51: A Very Special Guest Host Episode (The Bat Man Of Los Angeles)

This week, the crew is joined by a long-time friend and fan of the show, Jerami! We convinced her to take a break from officiating weddings and teaching 8th graders to come and tell us a true-crime story. Listen in as Jerami details the story of the Bat Man of Los Angeles which takes place in the 1920s and 30s. You won't want to miss out on this lurid tale of secret lives and bad love affairs ending in what else but violent murder. Credits: 5 Murder Mysteries That Were Almost Too Insane The Vintage News: Male Factors Register Wikipedia All That is Interesting Medium Atlas Obscura LA Times Other Stories: https://listverse.com/2015/03/31/10-creepy-stories-of-intruders-hiding-in-peoples-homes/ Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid
Baby Bonus Episode
Nov 27, 2020 35 min

Baby Bonus Episode

We know it's been a bit of a roller coaster lately with episode releases so we wanted to give you guys a little bonus! In this Baby Bonus episode, Shawna details the story of Sherrie Lea Laird, the lead singer of a Canadian rock band who believes she is the reincarnation of Marilyn Monroe. Credits: LATimes.com Pastlives.com YouTube.com Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid Scary Time link to our episode: http://www.dummies.fan/aaatp https://indiedropin.com
Episode 50: Always Bring A Tornado To A Knife Fight (The Kentucky Meat Shower)
Nov 24, 2020 1 hr 5 min

Episode 50: Always Bring A Tornado To A Knife Fight (The Kentucky Meat Shower)

In this week's episode, Abby regales the crew with yet another mysterious precipitous event, but this time it's not gelatinous globs in Washington. This time its bits of raw meat raining down from a clear blue sky in beautiful Olympia Springs, Kentucky. Listen in for all the particular facts surrounding this case and the theories behind how it could have possibly happened. Credits: https://mysteriousuniverse.org/2020/08/the-mysterious-great-meat-shower-of-kentucky/ https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/kentucky-meat-shower https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1876/03/10/81687268.pdf https://newspaperarchive.com https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/ Wikipedia.com https://www.ktvu.com/news/how-100-fish-rained-down-on-an-oroville-school-remains-a-mystery https://www.popsci.com/story/science/weirdest-thing-meat-shower-kodak-cow-sword-swallower/ Unexplained Mysteries podcast Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid Scary Time by Indie Drop-in http://www.dummies.fan/aaatp https://indiedropin.com
Episode 49: Clack Backs And Jeebs Of The Heebs Variety (Haunted Anoka State Hospital)
Nov 10, 2020 58 min

Episode 49: Clack Backs And Jeebs Of The Heebs Variety (Haunted Anoka State Hospital)

In this week's episode, Abby takes a deep dive into the history of the haunted Anoka State Hospital, located in Anoka, Minnesota. Originally named the Anoka State Asylum upon opening in 1900, the hospital housed thousands of patients during its time, providing a place to live for the mentally ill. However, the public would soon come to know of the horrible living conditions and treatment the patients at Anoka State Hospital were enduring, eventually leading to mental health reform and the closing of the hospital. But the residents of Anoka and brave ghost bros on YouTube say the spirits of the State hospital's wards never left the property and haunt it to this day. Tune in to hear more ghostly encounters! Credits: http://www.asylumprojects.org https://newspaperarchive.com https://anokahalloween.com https://www.mnopedia.org/structure/anoka-state-hospital www.startribune.com www.courtlistener.com Collections.mnhs.org MN Paranormal-Youtube The Commonwealth Club Of California podcast Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Scary Time link for the Anxious and Afraid episode: http://www.dummies.fan/aaatp Check out other indie creators at indiedropin.com Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid
Episode 48: A Very Special Guest Host Episode (The Halloween Special)
Oct 27, 2020 52 min

Episode 48: A Very Special Guest Host Episode (The Halloween Special)

In this week's episode, Shawna and Abby hand over the hosting duties to their friend, Matt! Matt comes to us with previous podcasting experience as he is one of the hosts on the Dance Shark podcast! This week, Matt will share with the crew the very meaning and history behind Halloween as well as some dastardly crimes committed on All Hallows' Eve. The gang also talks about Halloween memories and favorite costumes in this very fun Halloween episode. Credits: Wikipedia.com Vulture.com Music By: Brokeforfree.com Edited By: Michael Network: www.theoracl3network.com Website: https://anxiousandafraid.com/ Support the show by purchasing our merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/anxious-and-afraid-the-pod?ref_id=13121 You can also support the show by becoming a Patreon! Join today and get early ad-free episode releases and a shout out on the show as well as a cool sticker! https://www.patreon.com/anxiousandafraid Scary Time Series: Anxious And Afraid Link: http://www.dummies.fan/aaatp Page Link: https://indiedropin.com Facebook is https://facebook.com/scarytimepod Instagram is https://instagram.com/scarytimepod Youtube is https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRytcc75-fWEp9RaeWBmF_A