Freaky AF

Freaky AF

FREAKY AF is a casual, spooky podcast that covers topics ranging from true crime, dark history, conspiracy theories, etc...

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June 19, 2022 11 min
Henry Rathbone was born in Albany, New York to an extremely well-off family. When Civil War broke out in 1861, Henry would go on to join the Union army and would climb the ranks to assume the role of Major of the 12th United States Regular Infantry regiment. On the evening of the April 14th, Henry and his fiancé, Clara, were extended an invitation to join the President and Mrs. Lincoln at Ford's Theatre for a play.

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Brian Shaffer had his entire life ahead of him. He was in his second year of medical school and had a longtime girlfriend. He was handsome, smart, and the epitome of an all-American boy. Just before Spring break in 2006, Brian and his former roommate decided to go out barhopping to shake the stress from mid-terms. Nobody knew that this would be the last time Brian would ever been seen.

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May 23, 2022 12 min
Built in 1924, the Emily Morgan Hotel in San Antonio, Texas was initially constructed to be the first Medical Arts building west of the Mississippi River. It's a 13 story Gothic revival style building that doesn't only look eerie from the outside. Don't expect to get much sleep here if you ever decide to stay the night.

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Nicholas Markowitz was a 15 year old boy from California who was kidnapped and murdered by local drug dealers over a debt that wasn't even his own. The man responsible for Nicholas's death would go unpunished for nearly five years.


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May 6, 2022 28 min
Anonymous is a decentralized group of international activist hackers who have been linked to numerous high-profile internet attacks on governments, major corporations, financial institutions and religious groups. The hacktivist's agenda is to combat censorship and promote freedom of speech.


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Find Brew Crime at https://brewcrime.com.


On this episode the boys bring you two cases of False Confessions. We had the pleasure of having Paige of Reverie True Crime.

Story – JT
Norfolk Four

Beer paring for this case is Sam Adams Wicked Double IPA.

Sources

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/true-crime/wp/2017/03/21/norfolk-4-wrongly-convicted-of-rape-and-murder-pardoned-by-gov-mcauliffe/
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For this episode, I'm joined by fellow Darkcast Network member and co-founder, CJ of Beyond the Rainbow! You can find their show on Twitter @rainbowcrimes and IG @rainbowcrimes12.


Just three years after the murder of Gary Loesch, his wife is also found dead in their backyard. Her death would initially be ruled as an accident, however, once investigators begin to uncover clues, all points lead to someone that they'd ...
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April 18, 2022 8 min
If you or someone you know is a victim to domestic violence, I urge you to reach out to the National Domestic Violence Hotline (The Hotline) or the StrongHearts Native Helpline.

The Hotline:
1−800−799−SAFE (7233)
TTY 1−800−787−3224
1-206-518-9361 – Video phone only for deaf callers.
The Hotline Live Chat -
Text – Text START to 88788

StrongHearts Native Helpline:
1-844-7NATIVE (762-8483)
StrongHearts Live Chat -
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April 12, 2022 14 min
In February 2000, an Ebay user started an auction for a "haunted painting". By the end of the auction, the listing had over 30,000 views and 30 bids. People reported feeling violently ill after viewing the painting, which is called The Hands Resist Him. Is this work of art being haunted by its tragic past, or is this just a creepy painting?

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April 4, 2022 14 min
Aaron Iturra was described as being a kind, gentle protector, but just like any other teenager, he ran with a bad crowd. After realizing that that wasn't the life for him, he turned it all around for himself and became an advocate against gang activity and violence. At around 1:30am on October 3, 1994, Aaron's mother calls 911 to report that her son was bleeding from his head in his head. 17 year old Aaron Iturra had been s...
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March 28, 2022 12 min
Toni Jo Henry lived a tough life growing up. She ran away from her father's home when she was 13 years old, forcing her to submit to a life of prostitution and drugs. In 1939, she'd meet a man by the name of Cowboy Henry that she'd do just about anything for, including commit cold-blooded murder.

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March 21, 2022 18 min
Gianni Versace is a household name in the fashion industry. He's one of the most talented designers of the late 20th century, and is best recognized for pushing the boundaries. His death would come far too soon.

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Tune into the first Wednesday Wrap-Up episode where I talk a little bit more about Scott Kimball. I'll be mentioning some little details that didn't make it into part one or two!

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This episode will conclude our two part series on convicted Colorado serial killer, Scott Lee Kimball.

This last part will discuss the investigation on Kimball for several missing-persons cases, and how he finally gets caught.

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This is part one of a two-part series on convicted Colorado serial killer, Scott Lee Kimball. He is charged with the murder of four victims, however it's believed that he's responsible for killing as many as 21 individuals.

For part one, I'll discuss his earlier life as a child and the early crimes he committed before becoming a paid FBI informant.

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March 1, 2022 16 min
The St. Augustine lighthouse has a vast history dating back to 1589. Since then, the land has been owned by many countries, and what once was a wooden beacon has since evolved into a 165-foot lighthouse. Today, it houses 19,000 objects, archival documents, and archaeological specimens, as well as many spirits.

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February 14, 2022 16 min
Amina and Joseph met when they were both 15 years old at Taekwondo class. Joseph says it was love at first sight, but Amina's strict father stood in the way of their love. Yaser Said's beliefs forbade his daughters from dating, as they were both to be married off in Egypt as soon as they graduated from high school. This is not the future Amina and Sarah wanted for themselves, but they had no say. No matter how hard they tri...
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February 8, 2022 23 min
Nicholas II was the last Tsar of Russia. His reign would prove to be tumultuous and would end in his abdication and the execution of his family. This would end the Romanov dynasty's 304-year reign.

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This week, I discuss the unsolved case of sisters, Barbara and Patricia Grimes. They disappeared on December 28, 1956 after visiting Brighton Theater in Chicago. Their bodies would be found on January 22, 1957 behind a guard rail near Devil's Creek.

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January 23, 2022 13 min
This is a new segment I like to call Creepy Cryptids & Creatures where I discuss some of my favorite folkloric beings from all around the world.
This week, I'll be introducing to you creatures from Philippine folklore!

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