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  • Episode 202 Aliens at the Ariel School

    20 JUN. 2024 · This episode is crammed so full of wonderment, your mind will expand!  Or maybe not!  In Krysta's Corner, we discuss some of her favorite shows growing up (including Sofia the First and Daniel Tiger amongst others) we comment briefly on Dan Schneider and other not good people in Children's Programming before getting into the meat of this week's topic, The UAP's seen above and on the ground by the Ariel School in 1994.  We discuss the event, the reactions of adults to the children's claims as well as skeptical explanations of the event.  All this and more in this watch the skies episode of the Family Plot Podcast!
    Escuchado 1h 1m 28s
  • Episode 201 The Curious Murder of the Hammersmith Ghost

    13 JUN. 2024 · Man do we have a wonderful 201st episode for you!  Ever heard of the Hammersmith Ghost Murder?  Neither had we but oh, do we get into it!! And in her corner Krysta introduces us to poodle moths!  Beautiful, well, unless you look at them up close.  We also discuss Hawk Moths, Death's Head Moths and of course, Lunar Moths before diving back into this case where a ghost was troubling the Hammersmith area of London in 1804!  During this harrowing time, Francis Smith shoots and kills bricklayer Thomas Millwood, thinking he is the ghost.  This leads to an important case in British Law in this true crime, English Law Episode of the Family Plot Podcast.  PS:  The name of the British show in the Law and Order franchise is Law & Order:  UK.
    Escuchado 50m 32s
  • Episode 200 Searching For the Amber Room

    6 JUN. 2024 · In this episode, we fully execute our 200th episode and with well wishes from friends, family and others, as well as Krysta's Corner plus an entire episode about the creation, acquisition, loss and recreation of the Amber Room.  Dean becomes obsessed with how many flies trapped in the Amber Room had dinosaur DNA?  We also discuss Sharon Kinne, Josh Gates and an idealized show-raiding Ernest Hemingway in this celebratory and educational episode of the Family Plot Podcast.
    Escuchado 44m 3s
  • Episode 199 Ambrose Bierce Iconic American Author and the Devil's Delight

    30 MAY. 2024 · This week, we go back to the 1850's to meet a writer named Ambrose Bierce.  A man who could trace his family back to the Puritans and didn't care one whit.  A man who fought in the Civil War so he could help see slavery abolished.  A man who wrote against what he saw as the evils of his day even standing between a railroad magnate and his company trying to arrange to have a loan given them by the government forgiven.  His stories told tales of war and horror and he inspired writers like Stephen Crane and H. P. Lovecraft.  He also disappeared mysteriously and to this day no one knows exactly how or why in this crazy episode of the Family Plot Podcast!
    Escuchado 50m 50s
  • Episode 198 Ching Shih, China's Pirate Queen

    23 MAY. 2024 · So this episode is so chock full of goodness, you might need a cookie and a glass of milk to wash it down.  In her corner, Krys reads us some very short horror stories.  Then we go all in on Zheng Yi Sao aka Shang Yi aka Ching Shih.  We talk about her early life, of which we know very little, her meeting and marrying one of the greatest pirates of her time, how she came to control the ragtag fleet she did and just what a smart combatant she was.  We discuss the death of her first husband, her continued command of the rag-tag band of pirates and how she retired and lived like a queen in this man I wish I knew more about this amazing person episode of the Family Plot Podcast!
    Escuchado 44m 30s
  • Episode 197 Fairy Tale Origins 2 or Make Sure the Puppet Lives!

    16 MAY. 2024 · In this episode we once again go deep into the history of Fairy Tales.  Laura opens with Snow White and we hear the familiar tale in all it's glory.  Then, in Krysta's Corner, she shares a book that touched her while reading it at school as well as shares her own found fairy tale, the Six Swans! Then we look into the origins of Snow White and how it might actually be based on a true story, including little men...kinda.  Then Krysta reads us Pinocchio (did you know there's a cricket in the actual story?  Know that it gets squished?  Sorry Jiminy!)  And we wrap up with a discussion of Hansel & Gretel in this Folklore heavy episode of the Family Plot Podcast!
    Escuchado 1h 39s
  • Episode 196 The Tale of the Black Dahlia

    9 MAY. 2024 · In this episode there is so much going on.  Krysta is having issues as many young teens do, we discuss the life and death of Elizabeth Short, her crazy life and her  rough death at the hands of person or persons unknown.  After the episode stick around for a happy birthday for Lexi our daughter turning 7 on the day this episode drops.  It is a full episode all about life, death but most importantly the Fam!  Join us as we learn about the Black Dahlia and so much more in this intense episode of the Family Plot Podcast!
    Escuchado 49m 31s
  • Episode 195 The Kidnapping and Murder of Bobby Greenlease Jr.

    2 MAY. 2024 · In this episode, Krysta talks My Hero Academia in her corner before we dig into the kidnapping and murder of Bobby Greenlease Junior.  We talk about Bobby's father and their family, how they came to be so well off and how Carl Hall and Bonnie Heady came to know of and attempt to kidnap Robert Greenlease Senior's youngest child.  We get into the kidnapping, the murder,l the ransom and the missing money in this local true crime sometimes it's gonna be weird episode of the Family Plot Podcast!!
    Escuchado 43m 56s
  • Episode 194 A Headless Drummer, A Missing Piper and the other ghosts of Edinburgh Castle

    25 ABR. 2024 · This episode is PACKED with goodness.  Krysta talks Black Velvet Petunias in her corner a wondrous and beautiful flower.  Then she, Laura and Dean discuss the Maiden's Castle at Edinburgh.  They discuss Castle Rock, how there has been a fortified structure on it since at least the Iron Age and it's status as the most besieged castle in all of Britain.  We talk about Kings and Queens who have called it home as well as those who have made changes to it.  We also discuss the guns that defended it and of course all the ghost stories and their originss in this Scottish History, but a lot paranormal episode of the Family Plot Podcast!
    Escuchado 41m 25s
  • Episode 193: Xunantunich Mayan City and Maiden of the Rock

    18 ABR. 2024 · On this episode we discuss the nation of Belize and the Mayan city of Xunantunich, what we know about it and it's former residents.  Krysta talks balloon debates and civets, Dean talks ferrets and Laura keeps us all together in this fascinating archaeological, Mayan Culture, slightly paranormal episode fo the Family Plot Podcast!
    Escuchado 40m 17s

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An odd dad and his 11 year old daughter exploring the strange and unusual in a peculiar world. Discussions will be kept PG-13. Hosted by Dean Boese and Krysta Williams.

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