An Uknown Compelling Force

An Uknown Compelling Force

Part II - The Yuba County Five

1978: Five men stop at a store for snacks, little did anyone know it would be the last time any of them would be seen alive. Often referred to as the “American Dyatlov Pass”, the Yuba County Five is Part II in a two-part series: Unknown Compelling Force. Please rate/subscribe/review the podcast on your podcast provider, and follow me on Facebook at Twitter @TheWeirdPod. 

An Unknown Compelling Force

An Unknown Compelling Force

Part I - Dyatlov Pass

Ten hikers departed for an expedition through the Ural Mountains, and only one returned alive. Their campsite and corpses have forged greater questions than answers - questions that baffle arm chair detectives, investigators, and story tellers alike. The tale of Dyatlov Pass is a captivating mystery that may or may not involve the KGB, Yetis, UFOs, and other Unknown Compelling Forces, a mystery that to this day remains unsolved.

Into the Redwoods Part III

Into the Redwoods Part III

Part III - Edmund Kemper

California in the late sixties may have been known for its summer of love, hippie communes, and the age of aquarius but by 1970 the picturesque coastal region of Santa Cruz was embroiled in an era punctuated by fear, paranoia, and violence. Thanks to two serial killers and a mass murderer operating in such close proximity to each other, it's no wonder that the once peaceful coastal community soon became known as the Murder Capital of the World.

Ouija: A History

The history of the Ouija Board is intertwined with some of America's most tragic events. Its use was accepted and often encouraged in many instances, until one singular event in the seventies changed the public's perception of the device forever. Psychology, science and spirtuality all come into play as we examine the history and functionality of Spiritualism's most notorious device.