Eerie & Absurd

Eerie & Absurd

Podcasters with a love for the weird, the strange, the eerie, and the utterly absurd. Based out of a hard to find town in Tennessee. Sit with us for a spell as we discuss the real monsters of the world and find out if the creatures in those scary stories are something you should really be worried about.

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May 4, 2021 34 min

In 1969 six year old Dennis disappeared while playing hide and seek in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.? On an annual camping trip with his father, grandfather, and older brother Dennis vanished without a trace in less than five minutes.?

Did he succumb to the elements?? Was he kidnapped?? Could he have been attacked by a wild animal?? Listen and let us know your thoughts.

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Today’s Missing Monday/Tuesday episode is about the disappearance of two marines from a base in Millington, TN.? ?

The first disappearance occurred in June of 1978 when Gary Boutilier went for a ride on his motorcycle and never returned.?

The second disappearance occurred in December of 1988 when Kevin Raney visited his unidentified girlfriend’s home.? When he arrived her boyfriend (yes, you read that correctly) was there and invited...

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April 20, 2021 41 min

On March 3, 2008 Memphis, TN experienced one of the worst mass murders in its history. 
Four adults and five children were found brutally attacked in a home on Lester Street. 

In part two we discuss the trial, evidence, and sentencing. 

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    April 13, 2021 44 min

    On March 3, 2008 Memphis, TN experienced one of the worst mass murders in its history. 
    Four adults and five children were found brutally attacked in a home on Lester Street. 

    In part one of our two part episode we discuss the crime scene, what happened to the victims, and how one of the survivors was able to lead police to the killer. 

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    Today's Missing Monday is another (somewhat) local disappearance that occurred in Robertson County Tennessee. 

    Jennifer and Adrianna Wix were last seen on March 25, 2004.  Jennifer and her boyfriend had gotten into an argument a few days prior to her disappearance.  The boyfriend says he dropped both Jennifer and Adrianna off at a local gas station and then saw them both get into a four door white car and hasn't seen them s...

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    March 23, 2021 42 min

    Today Mike and Wendy talk werewolves!  Mike gives us an overview of werewolf history with the comparison to movie werwolves.  Then Wendy provides us with the gruesome details of real life werewolf attacks.

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    March 15, 2021 17 min

    August 1st, 1989 was the last time anyone saw or spoke to members of the Jack Family.  A unique opportunity presented itself to Ronnie Jack in the form of a job that he was so desperately seeking.  Ronnie's wife, Doreen, could even come work in the kitchen to earn additional money.  However, they had to leave that night and the man offering the job.....was driving them.

    Was this too good to be true?  Why the rush?  

    The members o...

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    Our Missing Monday episode today is about Lucy Meadows. 
    Lucy disappeared at the Rivergate Mall in Goodlettsville, TN when she was 3 years old.
    No one has seen or heard from Lucy since 1996.

    For a list of our sources, please click here

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    On today's episode, Michael tells us about the Dancing Plague of 1518 which was most definitely not fun for one and all.  It may or may not have been caused by a curse, moldy bread, or wives needing a spa day.
    Then Wendy provides us with some Scandinavian folklore about the Gjenganger and the Draugr.  Basically super old school zombies or ghost zombie hybrids out for revenge. 
    **Nerd Alert** Unfortunately, there is no Skyrim ta...

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    Today's Missing Monday episode we discuss the strange disappearance of Shauna Fryar and her 5 month old daughter Zaylee back in 2011.  Shauna is found a couple of days later, but there is no sign of Zaylee anywhere and police are still looking for her today.

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    Happy pre Valentine's Day everyone!! 

    Today Wendy talks about the gruesome and bloody origins of Valentine's Day and gangsters.  Michael tells us about the Circleville letter writer and all the scary nonsense that occurred because of cheating?

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    Today's Missing Monday we discuss the disappearance of Rita Thomerson who was last seen on February 14, 2003.

    We also have an update on our previous episode about Diane Vaughn's disappearance.  Listen to find out what needed to be corrected, clarified, and what's new that we didn't know.

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    Today Michael discusses rocks.  But not just any rocks, these particular stones apparently hold all the secrets to sustaining life if the end of the world were to occur. 
    Or could they be a sign of something more nefarious??

    Wendy talks about a Vietnam War Veteran that is basically the real life Rambo. Or RoboCop? Or maybe the Terminator?  Seriously, he's a machine that just won't quit!

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    On today's Missing Monday Mike and Wendy discuss the disappearances of two Nashville, TN women. 

    A mother and daughter disappear 17 years apart from one another. 
    And yet there is little to no information on what happened to these two women?

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    January 12, 2021 34 min

    Fresh back from the holidays Michael and Wendy discuss the very recent Christmas Day bombing in Nashville, TN.   They also touch on a few of the conspiracies that surround the bombing and the bomber.

    For a full list of our sources please click here.

    If you would like to help those affected by the Nashville explosion please click the link below for a list of ways to help.*
    https://fox17.com/news/local/heres-how-to-help-those-affected...

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    It's Christmas time!!!!!  On today's episode Wendy talks about the darker side of Christmas.  You know....all the stories that humans tell their kids so they will behave?  Michael talks to us about weaponized bugs??

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    December 14, 2020 22 min

    Elizabeth Diane Vaughn has been missing since June of 1992.  No one knows what happened to her or where she may be.... 

    Do you know what happened to Diane? 

    For a list of sources for this episode please click here

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    December 8, 2020 56 min

    Today Mike is going to discuss a barely remembered meat rain that happened in Ky.  Then Wendy will tell us how seemingly harmless foods can blow up buildings and may have helped create a military weapon.

    All sources can be found here.

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    In honor of Thanksgiving Wendy tells us a story about new love, new marriage and what happens when you're new husband is crazy jealous and earns the fun nickname, "The Acid Doctor". 
    Then we will join Michael as he tells us about a ship that may or may not have teleported in something that has been dubbed The Philadelphia Experiment.

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    November 16, 2020 25 min

    On the very first episode of our Missing Monday segment, Michael and Wendy discuss what a missing person is along with the different types of missing persons.  Within the discussion they will provide information from NamUs and The Doe Network on 11 unidentified young adults in Tennessee who are believed to be aged from 10 - 17 years old.

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