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Ghoul on Ghoul


May 27, 2022

Amanda and Sarah head to completely different parts of the world for stories about a mysterious sleep illness and a Black Widow. Sarah explains the inspiration behind a horror franchise with a look at Laotian beliefs and the connection to the Sudden Unexpected Nocturnal Death Syndrome among Hmong refugees. Amanda takes on the case of the Merry Widow of Windy Nook. Other subjects covered include deep-fried Doritos, British sitcoms, and greased pigs. 

This episode is sponsored by the Mattress Factory museum and its Urban Garden Party: ZODIAC taking place on Friday, August 12. Experience one of the most anticipated events in Pittsburgh, returning after a two-year hiatus to delight you with astrology and occult-themed activities, as well as cocktails, food, live music, dancing, and more. Become a host committee member now and enjoy a number of exclusive perks, including early admission, access to the VIP lounge, and more. For more info, visit mattress.org/events.

Recommendations:

Amanda recommends the 1990 film The Reflecting Skin, the documentary series Deep End, and the 2021 Candyman sequel/reboot. 

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