Obscure Anomalies

Obscure Anomalies

Venture into the Unknown, the Unexplained, the Unexplored. jointheobscure Proud Member of Straight Up Strange Productions https://www.straightupstrange.com... Show More

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March 31, 2020 16 min
In the winter of 1933-34 the town of Wolverhampton, England was home to a terror.  Several Children were attacked by a bizarre unknown creature.  What kind of creature could cause such a panic in the town of Wolverhampton? On today’s episode of Anom-minis, and as voted on twitter, we are examining the strange case of the Peel Street Monster. Find out on this episode of Anom-Minis. All things Obscure Anomalies, from social media to ...
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March 25, 2020 9 min
Daidarabotchi are described as colossal humanoids which resemble bald-headed priest and are considered to be the largest of the giants found in Yokai folklore. They have also been known to do some strange things. Find out on this episode of Anom-Minis. All things Obscure Anomalies, from social media to the website to the store, all in one easy link: https://linktr.ee/ObscureAnomalies
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March 18, 2020 8 min
*Warning* - While not graphic, this episode does make mention of diseased children. Is that owl outside your home just an owl or is the spirit of a child trapped in its body?  Find out on this episode of Anom-Minis. Your Link to the World of the Obscure - https://linktr.ee/ObscureAnomalies (https://l.instagram.com/?u=http%3A%2F%2Flinktr.ee%2FObscureAnomalies&e=ATOkvymye9aFST4N6Wk6eSiI_mXL-lZwtyYoSeesDz7lBGyn6I2veZKYnVEC...
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March 4, 2020 6 min
Welcome to the first Obscure Minis Episode; A new segment that will take place during the off weeks.  Each episode will be anywhere from 5 to 15 minutes and will discuss some of the topics that may not have enough info for a full episode, research that may not have made it into an episode, or some of the more obscure and paranormal related news stories that you may not have heard of. Today we will be discussing one of the most fear...
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January 10, 2020 34 min
It is finally here.  The long anticipated Christmas Edition of Tales From the Obscure: Creepypasta for the Soul. And only 2 weeks late.  But fear not, there are four tales for you today. The Naughty List by RedNovaTyrant https://creepypasta.fandom.com/wiki/The_Naughty_List Content is available under CC BY-SA (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0) The Eternal Cold by Der Höllische and Der Schatten Performed by Bailie Jones-...
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The Straight Up Strange crew got to together to bring you the 'Twas the Night Before Christmas' by Clement Clarke Moore. No matter what you celebrate this time of year, we at Straight Up Strange are wishing you Happy Holidays and a very Happy New Year! Thank you for being apart of our 2019!  See you all in 2020! To check out the other wonderful Straight Up Strange Podcast you can visit http://StraightUpStrange.com (https://...
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December 18, 2019 98 min
On today's episode, I am joined by Adam Benedict of the Pine Barren Institute to discuss his first book Monsters in Print along with his website. Adam Benedict, a native Wisconsinite, is a designer by trade and a researcher by choice. Drawn to the weird at a young age thanks to the likes of Robert Stack and Leonard Nimoy, Benedict has spent a good portion of his life studying up on the weirder parts of history. Realizing that t...
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December 11, 2019 74 min
Welcome to Season 2 of Obscure Anomalies. When it comes to a superstitious group of people, the realm of oceanic navigation might be on the top of its list.  In fact, many of the superstitions used by sailors have become common place in the world.  From “ Red Sky at night, Sailors delight; Red Sky in the morning, Sailors take warning,” to the idea of Friday being considered on of the most unlucky days to begin a voyage,” to Davy Jo...
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November 13, 2019 19 min
Even though I am taking November off, I have a little surprise for you all. During Halloween, Jaden from Straight-Up Enigmas asked for a little help for her 13 days of Halloween episodes.  With her permission, I received the okay to share it with you over on my feed. (I know, I know, it is after Halloween). After you listen here, be sure to check out Straight-Up Enigmas. A podcast to explore the unexplained, Straight-Up Enigmas dis...
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Welcome to a very special Halloween Episode of Tales from the Obscure.  Today I am joined by some of my Straight Up Strange Family to help get you in the mood for Halloween.  Get ready for 5 creepy stories A WALK IN THE WOODS* written by Jessica Bino and read by Nothing Ever Happens in Canada's Canadian Girl Hell Frozen Over*, *** written by Reddit User u/Homlesswafer and read by Jennifer Taylor, the co-host of Vanished Pod LOS...
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October 30, 2019 25 min
Didn't make it to Spell Con?  Fear not.  I will bring Obscure Anomalies performance to you. On this special Live Episode of Obscure Anomalies, we talk about Halloween and Fall Traditions from around the world.  Some you may not have heard of and others you may not know the full story. Be sure to check out: The Ghost Scavenger Hunt in Barcelona Hiding Knives in Germany Punkie Night in England The Legend of the Jack-O-Lantern Fol...
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On today's episode of Obscure Anomalies, I am joined by podcaster and friend Canadian Girl from Nothing Ever Happens in Canada. Follow along as we explore the lake beds in search of the Ghost Fleet of the Great Lakes. Keep an eye out for: Le Griffon The Bannockburn W.H. Gilcher The Western Reserve The Erie Board and Trade The Hudson and two surprise bonus ships. Be sure to check out Nothing Ever Happens in Canada because as Can...
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**Warning: This episode contains language and situations not suitable for children.** Welcome to the first ever Tales From the Obscure, brought to you by Obscure Anomalies. Come along and share in some spooks and scares as we read our way through the best and the creepiest stories the internet has to offer. On todays episode, we have Hallowe'en in a Suburb (https://creepypasta.fandom.com/wiki/Hallowe%27en_in_a_Suburb) by H.P. L...
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September 11, 2019 23 min
A little shorter Episode this week than normal, but still a good one. On todays episode we travel back in time 14 years to when a rural Thailand farming community claimed to have an encounter with a small, red-eyed, yellowish entity frolicking in the air above the fields.  Was it an alien? A ghost? A cryptid? Or was it a figment of the villagers imagination? #JoinTheObscure Shoutouts this week to Weird Tales Radio Show (https://www...
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UFO cases are weird.  Majority of the time there is only one witness and no photographic evidence.  These three cases coming from Kansas, Maryland, and Connecticut are no different but this does not make them any less reliable. #JoinTheObscure Shoutouts this week to Straight Up Enigmas (https://straightupenigmas.podbean.com) and The Drop Anchor Podcast (http://www.dropanchorpodcast.com) Spell Con Tickets - Click Here (https://www.e...
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August 13, 2019 65 min
Have you ever met a more adorable creature than the otter? I mean, they hold hands, nap while swimming on their back, and have a tendancy to steal your soul. Yeah, you heard me. One of the more terrifying legends to come out of the Pacific Northwest is that of a half man, half otter that steals souls, transforming you into a half man, half otter yourself. That's right, this weeks episode is on the Tlingit legend of the Kushtaka...
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**Let me start off by saying, this was recorded before July 4th and before my trip to Canada** On today's Yokai Spotlight, we will be visiting three very strange, very odd Yokai. The Jubokko, the Jinmenju, and the Bashō No Sei. Be sure to subscribe to Obscure Anomalies on your favorite pod catcher. And Follow Me on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. @Obscure Anomalies @OAnomalies Check out other great podcast like mine o...
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Join me on this episode of Obscure Anomalies where we travel to the Great White North, Canada.  Recently I went on a vacation to the historic Lunenburg, Nova Scotia and Oak Island, inspiring this episode.  I will take you on a tour of some of the more popular haunts and legends of this fishing town. Then, we venture offshore to the one, the only, Oak Island. So buckle up and #jointheobscure
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June 25, 2019 17 min
After listening to the Ghost Cow episode, I felt something was missing.  Lore. Join my on the first ever Obscure Anomalies Bonus episode as I take you to Japan for the frightening and killer story of the Gozu (Cow Head).  Then we will head over to the Ukraine for  a Demon Cow/Cinderella Crossover story you never knew you needed until now. http://www.scaryforkids.com/cow-head/ http://americanfolklore.net/folklore/2010/07/cows_head.h...
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June 18, 2019 36 min
You may think it is funny, but these Ghostly "Boo"vines are Udderly Terrifying.  Join me as we travel across the United States in search of these ghostly cows.  Stay up "Pasture" bedtime and be a"moo"sed.  Okay I am seriously "milking" these puns.  I promise, there are not many in the episode.  Have I "steered" you wrong? Locations: 1) Farm Road 511 - Brownsville, Texas 2) West Virginia State...
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