Will Facebook ban paranormal stories? The Top Ten Paranormal News Stories of 2016 continues with #4 and #3, plus a couple of stories that didn't make the cut this year. The Book of the Week, "Bad Clowns" by Benjamin Radford.
Review of the 3rd Ghost Excavation Conference. Misappropriation of public funds, well that’s cryptozoology for you, wait, what? Bigfoot sold on eBay. The Phoenix Lights (Part 3). Lies and scandals in politics might not be true. The Book of the Week, "The "E4" Method: Breaking the Mold of Paranormal Investigation" by Brian D. Parsons.
No live show this week, but I bring you the tradition of a special treat for Halloween. This year we present the episode "Hitch-Hiker" from the radio play show Suspense from September 2, 1942. The play stars Orson Welles and was adapted in 1960 for an episode of "The Twilight Zone".
Return of the thylacine (?$?), MUFON sighting statistics for August, who put the “pub” in publicity stunt? What’s up with those lights? The book of the week, "It Came from Ohio: True Tales of the Weird, Wild, and Unexplained" by James Renner.
Update on Wessie (breaking news) and a little monkey business. Signal in space detected, could it be aliens? Bill Nye the skeptical guy gets a taste of his own medicine. El Ojo needs your assistance, por favor. The Book of the Week, "The Science of Ghosts: Searching for Spirits of the Dead" by Joe Nickell.
Bigfoot drone video is admitted hoax (you don’t say!). Welcome, to the rock! Fermi Paradox meets the Mediocrity Principle. Drake Equation gets divided. Ghost hunter makes the major leagues. The Conjuring 2 is taking on a life of its own. The book of the week (Monsters Caught on Film: Amazing Evidence of Lake Monsters, Bigfoot & other Strange Beasts by Dr. Melvyn Willin).
Loch Ness Monster returns home, new hobbit species discovered, former NASA employee sheds the truth, familiar Long Island home for sale, top scary movies based on true events! We’ll also talk about that scary video with the glowing red mass over the United States! The book of the week (UFO Healings: True Accounts of People Healed by Extraterrestrials by Preston Dennett).
There goes the neighborhood since the crocs are moving in. Was that a ghost on live radio? Spooky ghost story in Iowa, “The Conjuring 2” based on a real story or just a hoax? A p$ychic scams another mark. Book of the week (The Poltergeist Phenomenon: An Investigation into Psychic Disturbance by John and Anne Spencer) plus conferences and conventions.
This week’s news includes details on a new scientific organization in cryptozoology, a field trip to the home of the “Wow!” signal, a bottleneck divides the Drake Equation, Zak Bagans tearing down the house, mysterious booms continue, the human brain may have more computing power than once thought, Planet X hunt continues, why you shouldn’t fear planetary alignment, the book of the week (PSIence by Marie D. Jones).
The plot deepens for the Loch Ness Monster, strange things afloat in Paraguay, WOW! signal’s mystery widens, strange sounds aloof in a New Jersey neighborhood, the book(s) of the week (The X-Files: Book of the Unexplained Vol. 1), (The Truth is Out There: The Official Guide to the X-Files Vol. 1), conferences and conventions and much more.