Monthly Archives: January 2016

Podcast Episode Twenty Three

This week on the Oz Effect Podcast Episode Twenty Three we find out the latest on Planet Nine, Taxis picking up ghosts, black cats in Australia and the legendary Barmouth monster is making a return!

And our main topic tonight sees us giving you the Big Podcast of Monsters – … Read More

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Black Sewer Swine of Hampstead

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How the legend of the Black Swine originated is hard to say. In one sense it was just a classic urban legend – someone had put it about that a sow had somehow got into the sewer, littered some offspring and fed them on the rubbish being washed into it … Read More

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Memento Mori

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Memento mori is a Latin phrase meaning “Remember you shall die”. In the Victorian era, photography was young and extremely costly. When a loved one died, their relatives would sometimes have a photograph taken of the corpse in a pose – oftentimes with other members of the family. For the … Read More

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Podcast Episode Twenty Two

HUGE Episode on The Oz Effect this week! Tonight we talk about Ghost Janitors, Aliens and Nazis, Crystal Powers in the modern age and Jessica Alba makes an appearance!

Our main topic – Some of the weirdest conspiracy theories around…

And this week we welcome Luke Furse to the microphone … Read More

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JFK and aliens

Following on from our article about Marilyn Monroe and what may have resulted in her death we’d be remiss if we didn’t talk about President John F Kennedy and his desire to learn if UFOs were real.

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An uncovered letter written by John F Kennedy to the head of the … Read More

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Marilyn Monroe and UFOs

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So how does the amazing icon of cinema end up on a paranormal website?

Well the day before Marilyn’s death, she had threatened to hold a press conference and reveal something that would shock America, many people believed she would reveal her affair with the Kennedy brothers, or perhaps her … Read More

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Starchild Skull

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Nine-hundred years ago, two beings died in an obscure mine tunnel in northwest Mexico. One buried the other, then she lay down beside the freshly turned earth and committed suicide.

In 1930 a teenage girl found their skeletons, one lying supine on the mine tunnel floor, the other only visible … Read More

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Spring-heeled Jack

The legend of Spring-heeled Jack is  founded in the classic Victorian era when gothic and macabre stories were the pubic version of todays television and “penny dreadful” magazines sold in droves.

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First reported in October 1837 in London, a girl named Mary Stevens was unfortunate enough to be the victim … Read More

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Podcast Episode Twenty One

This week on The Oz Effect Episode Twenty One we bring you UFO sightings from around the world a Presidential Promise and the latest on Bigfoot.

And our main topic sees the Oz Effect play ghost tourist guide and having a look at some of the places you can visit … Read More

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The Wild Hunt

The Wild Hunt is a European folk myth involving a ghostly or supernatural group of huntsmen passing in wild pursuit. The hunters themselves are indeed supernatural – being elves or the fey folk.

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The leader of the hunt is often a named figure associated with Woden but may variously be … Read More

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