Episode 23: MFMM – Deja Vu and The Toynbee Tiles

In this My Favorite Mini-Mystery episode, Krista discusses the strange phenomenon of deja vu, and Kurt discusses the mystery of The Toynbee Tiles! And, as always, a taste-test and we answer listener questions! *NOTE* – The topic discussion starts at 26:28.

Episode 22: Remote Viewing

Rumors say that throughout the 1970’s and 1980’s, the military researched and experimented with the idea of having the best possible spy…one who could be thousands of miles away from the target. Was this just a rumor, or did it really happen? (Spoiler…it really happened). In this episode, Krista and …

Episode 21: Halloween

In this episode, Kurt and Krista talk all about Halloween! From it’s origins to it’s traditions to our favorite things about it, we look at all things Halloween! And, as always, a taste-test and we answer listener questions! *NOTE* – The topic discussion starts at 23:11.

Episode 20: Electronic Surveillance

For decades now, conspiracy-minded people have always felt that they were being tracked, their phone calls were being monitored, and their emails were being read. Is it really happening, or are they just crazy? (Spoiler…they’re not crazy). In this episode, Krista and Kurt look into electronic surveillance. Just how much …

Episode 19: Sky Sounds

Throughout history, there have been reports of unexplained sounds seemingly coming from the sky, from loud booms to trumpets to persistent humming sounds. In this episode, Kurt, Krista, and special guest co-host Jim (Krista’s husband) discuss strange sounds from the sky. And, as always, a taste test and we answer …

Episode 18: MFMM: The Tallman’s Haunting and Mel’s Hole

In this My Favorite Mini-Mystery episode, Krista and Kurt are joined once again in the studio by popular guest co-host, Kory Konecny! Krista discusses the haunting of the Tallman house in Horicon, Wisconsin, and Kory discusses the bizarre tale of Mel’s Hole. And, as always, a taste-test and we answer …

Episode 17: Strange States – Idaho

It’s another Strange States episode! This time, we are looking at the gem and potato state, Idaho!! From stinky poison-spewing water monsters to ghostly joggers, we will be looking at Idaho’s bizarre creatures and haunted locations! And as always, a taste-test and we answer listener questions! *NOTE* – The topic …

Episode 16: The Loch Ness Monster

For the last 1,500 years, the cold and dark depths of Loch Ness have been said to be inhabited by a giant creature. After decades of sightings, photos, and videos, the question still remains…is there a Loch Ness Monster? In this episode, Krista and Kurt look into the story of …

Episode 15: Listener Stories 4

Once again, it’s time for listener stories! Always one of our most popular episodes, this time we have over a dozen listener stories featuring ghosts, synchronicities, UFOs, Hat Men, spooky encounters in the woods, and all things Strange!! *NOTE* – The topic discussion starts at 18:18

Episode 14: The 1980’s Satanic Panic

As the occult/paranormal fascination of the 1970’s passed into a new decade, the 1980’s were hit with a devastating moral panic. Games, music, businesses, and lives were affected by it. In this episode, Krista and Kurt look into the Satanic Panic of the 1980’s, from The Smurfs to Judas Priest …

Episode 13: Synchronicity

Psychiatrist Carl Jung coined the term “synchronicity” to describe moments of meaningful coincidence in our lives. In this episode, Krista and Kurt talk about synchronicities, from well-known stories to our personal stories to number synchronicities (such as always seeing 11:11) and the theories behind it all. And, as always, a …

Episode 12: MFMM – Doomsday Cult & Spontaneous Human Combustion

In this “My Favorite Mini-Mystery” episode, Krista discusses a strange doomsday/UFO cult/group/website, and Kurt looks into the weird world of spontaneous human combustion. Also, a taste-test, listener mail, and we answer listener questions! *NOTE* – The topic discussion starts at 15:00

Episode 11: The Montauk Project

In Montauk, New York, an abandoned military base has a long history of bizarre rumors. And how does this all tie in with the story of a strange military experiment with a warship from 1943? In this episode, Krista and Kurt look into the story of The Montauk Project and …

Episode 10: Haunted Paintings

In this Skype episode, Krista and Kurt discuss haunted paintings! Can these works of art really be cursed or haunted, or is it more fiction than fact? NOTE – The topic discussion starts at 7:50

Episode 9: David Glenn Lewis

On Super Bowl weekend in 1993, David Glenn Lewis’s wife and daughter left their Amarillo, Texas home to go on a shopping trip. When they returned home the night of the Super Bowl, David was nowhere to be found. In this case…one that Krista would call a “real head-scratcher”…the events …

Episode 8: USOs and Shag Harbor

An astonishing 71% of our planet is water. Is it possible that UFOs exist not only in the sky above us, but also in the water below us? In this Skype episode, Krista and Kurt look into Unidentified Submerged Objects (USO’s), and talk about the strange occurrence at Shag Harbor …

Episode 7: Tara Calico

On September 20th, 1988, 19-year old Tara Calico left her home in New Mexico to go on a bike ride, and was never seen again. 9 months later, a woman in Florida found a disturbing Polaroid photograph laying in a parking lot. Tara’s family and friends believe the girl in …

Episode 6: Current State Of Affairs

In this non-topic quarantine episode, Krista and Kurt mess around with Skype to discuss a few things and to see if it’s feasible for us to do a podcast this way. If you Strangers are ok with this, after a few tweaks, we will record an actual podcast using Skype. …

Episode 5: Stranger Suggestions – Matthew Thornton, Tait House, Blank Room Soup

In this Stranger Suggestions episode, we look into three stories suggested by listeners Sophie, Tiff, and Rey. From strange letters being mailed to people all around the country to mysterious sounds coming from beneath a house in Wales to a bizarre YouTube video, we check out these three strange stories. …

Episode 4: Strange States – Alabama

In this Strange States episode, Kurt and Krista look into the legendary creatures and haunted locations of Alabama, from bizarre metal men to haunted children’s parks! And, as always, a taste-test and listener questions! NOTE – The topic discussion starts at 24:09

Episode 3: Subliminal Messages

In this backup episode, Krista and Kurt look into the fascinating world of subliminal messages, from their history, to the science behind them, to their use in movies and advertising. And they look into the strange story of whether or not subliminal messages were once used in an old television …

Episode 2: My Favorite Mini-Mystery: Krnak Family Murders & Numbers Stations

In this My Favorite Mini-Mystery episode, Krista and Kurt each bring a topic to the table. Krista discusses the Krnak family murders, a local case that she has a small personal connection with, and Kurt discusses the strange shortwave radio broadcasts known as Numbers Stations. There’s also a taste-test, we …

Episode 1: Strange Phone Calls

In the Season 4 premiere, The Strangers voted on the topic, and in this episode, Krista and Kurt will be looking into stories about strange phone calls! From stories about phone calls by loved ones who have passed away, creepy threatening calls, and bizarre voicemail messages, Kurt and Krista look …

Christmas Episode – The Rendlesham Forest Incident

During Christmas, 1980, American soldiers based near Rendlesham Forest in England witnessed strange lights in the sky and an unknown craft was discovered in the woods. The incident went on to become England’s most well-known UFO encounter. In this episode, Kurt and Krista look into the mysterious events of the …

Episode 22: Story Updates

In this episode, the Season 3 finale, Kurt and Krista give updates on some of the stories that they’ve covered since the beginning of the show, and as always, there’s a taste-test and listener questions! Thank you SO much for all of your support and for being a part of …

Episode 21: MFMM – Ben McDaniel & The Watcher’s House

In this My Favorite Mini-Mystery episode, Krista is in the studio but is sick, so guest co-host Kory brings a mystery to the table! Kory discusses the strange disappearance of scuba diver Ben McDaniel, and Kurt discusses the story of Derek and Maria Broaddus, owners of a new home who …

Episode 20: Horror Movie Curses

With Halloween right around the corner, Kurt and Krista discuss horror films that are rumored to have curses attached to them, and they discuss their favorite, and least favorite, horror movies. And as always, a taste-test and a listener story! *NOTE* – The topic discussion starts at 19:06.

Episode 19: The Phoenix Lights

On March 13, 1997, the most widely witnessed mass UFO sighting in history occurred in the skies over Arizona. Thousands of people witnessed strange lights and reported massive triangular crafts silently flying through the night sky, and many of these witnesses managed to document these UFOs in photographs and on …

Episode 18: D.B. Cooper

On November 24, 1971, a man calling himself Dan Cooper hijacked a Boeing 727 aircraft, and parachuted out into the stormy night with $200,000 cash. Since that day, the legend of D.B. Cooper has become a piece of American folklore. Could Cooper have survived the jump, and if he did, …

Episode 17: Gangstalking, Electronic Harassment, and Robert Guffey’s book “Chameleo”

In this episode, Kurt and Krista look into the strange world of gangstalking, electronic harassment, and Robert Guffey’s book “Chameleo: A Strange but True Story of Invisible Spies, Heroin Addiction, and Homeland Security”. We also finally get to try Vegemite (thank you, Carly!) and as always, we answer listener questions! …

Episode 16: My Favorite Mini-Mystery: Walter Collins and Amityville

In this “My Favorite Mini-Mystery” episode, Krista discusses the strange disappearance of 9-year old Walter Collins, and Kurt discusses the Amityville murders and hauntings! Also, a taste-test and a great listener story! Give it a listen! *NOTE – The topic discussion starts at 22:33

Episode 15: Missing 411 Revisited Yet Again

You wanted it, and we love talking about it…it’s more Missing 411! Based on the Missing 411 books by David Paulides, in this super-sized episode Krista and Kurt discuss more strange stories about people vanishing or dying under mysterious circumstances in national parks and woods, and we look into more …

Episode 14: The Bridgewater Triangle

In this episode, Krista, Kurt, and guest co-host James Bohn discuss The Bridgewater Triangle, a 200 square mile section of Massachusetts that is home to countless Bigfoot sightings, ghosts, strange creatures, murders, UFOs, animal mutilations, and Pukwudgies. The area definitely lives up to it’s reputation as one of the most …

Episode 13: 50th Episode & Listener Stories

It’s our 50th episode!!! In this celebratory episode, we listen to paranormal stories and messages sent in by our listeners! Also…a taste-test, and we draw a winner for our 50th episode contest! Thank you all so much for listening, for being an amazing group of people, and for being with …

Episode 12: Strange States – Missouri

In this episode from the Strange States series, Krista and Kurt look into Missouri and discuss it’s legendary creatures and it’s weirdest or most haunted locations. And, as always, there’s a taste-test and listener questions! Give it a listen! *NOTE* – The topic discussion starts at 20:50

Episode 11: Lisanne Froon & Kris Kremers

In April, 2014, 22-year-old Lisanne Froon and 21-year-old Kris Kremers left for a short hike on a Panamanian jungle trail, and never returned. Months later, their partial remains were found, along with their belongings, which included their cell phones and camera. The puzzling contents of the phones and the camera …

Episode 10: Reincarnation

In this episode, Kurt and Krista look into reincarnation and claims of children remembering past lives. Is it really reincarnation, or just active imaginations? And as always, a taste-test and we answer listener questions! NOTE – The topic discussion starts at 21:07.

Episode 9: My Favorite Mini-Mystery: Beverly Potts & Elsagate

In this “My Favorite Mini-Mystery” episode, Krista discusses the 1951 disappearance of 10-year old Beverly Potts, and Kurt discusses Elsagate…the bizarre, violent, and disturbingly sexual cartoons and videos that started showing on up on children’s video apps. Who or what is behind these videos? Due to the nature of this …

Episode 8: Haunted Forests

In this episode, Krista and Kurt discuss the stories and legends from ten haunted forests around the world, from The Pine Barrens of New Jersey to The Suicide Forest of Japan. And, as always, taste-tests and listener questions! *NOTE* – The topic discussion starts at 20:00

Episode 7: Alien Abduction

In this episode, Krista, Kurt, and returning guest co-host Rhonda discuss the strange topic of alien abduction, looking into the history behind it, and the theories about it. Also, we have our weirdest taste-test ever, and we answer listener questions. Give it a listen! *NOTE* – The topic discussion begins at 21:23!

Episode 6: Captain Kutchie’s Key Lime Pie & Karin Catherine Waldegrave

In this episode, Kurt and Krista look into two internet mysteries that have puzzled people for years…Captain Kutchie’s Key Lime Pies and Karin Catherine Waldegrave. What is the story behind these mysterious web personalities? Are they automated web bots? Are they coded messages from spies? Are they victims of mind …

Episode 5: Possession and Exorcism

In this episode, Kurt and Krista discuss possession and exorcism, delving into it’s history and discussing some notable cases. Also, taste tests and listener questions! Give it a listen!  If you are new to the podcast, the episode topic usually starts around the 20 minute mark.

Episode 4: My Favorite Mini-Mystery: Suicide Dogs and Lead Masks

In this “My Favorite Mini-Mystery” episode, Krista discusses the strange dog suicide bridge of Scotland, and Kurt discusses the bizarre “Lead Masks” case from Brazil. Plus, taste-tests, listener questions, and more! Give it a listen!

Episode 3: The Betz Sphere

In this episode, Krista and Kurt discuss the strange story of The Betz Sphere. The story of the sphere involves a family that makes a mysterious find, the military, scientists, and one of history’s most famous UFO experts. And due to the awesome work of the “Astonishing Legends” podcast, there …

Episode 2: The Georgia Guidestones

In this episode, Kurt and Krista discuss the mysterious Georgia Guidestones. Who designed and financed them? Was it a secret society, a famous billionaire, controversial scientists, or someone else? And are they guidelines to humanity’s salvation, or it’s destruction? Give it a listen! *NOTE* – We were not able to …

Episode 1: The Denver International Airport

In the Season 3 premiere, Kurt and Krista discuss Denver International Airport. Strange paintings, tales of spooky underground tunnels, the New World Order, reptilian aliens, and Blucifer. What the heck is going on at this place?! All this, plus listener questions and a taste test! Give it a listen!

Krampus & Christmas

Merry Christmas, Strangers! In this special holiday episode of The Strange Sessions, Krista and Kurt push the strange aside to briefly discuss the legend of Krampus, and then discuss their Christmas likes, dislikes, and favorite Christmas memories.

Episode 20: Ohio Cryptids

In this final episode of Season 2, the winner of the “Choose The Topic” contest lives in Ohio, so he picked the topic of Ohio cryptids! Krista and Kurt discuss strange frogmen, the legends of the mysterious and abandoned Helltown, and the legendary Ohio Grassman! All this, plus taste-tests and …

Episode 19: Moon Mysteries

In this episode of The Strange Sessions, Kurt and Krista look into the many mysteries of something that most of us see every day…the moon. Where did it come from? Why is it where it is? Is it truly uninhabited and barren, or is there much more to it than …

Episode 18: My Favorite Mini-Mystery #3: The Sodder Children & The Fresno Nightcrawler

In this “My Favorite Mini-Mystery” episode, Krista discusses the strange disappearance of the Sodder children in 1945, while Kurt discusses the mysterious footage of the Fresno Nightcrawler. Also, the legendary peanut butter, banana, and mayonnaise sandwich is tried, a winner is chosen for the “Choose The 20th Episode Topic” contest, …

Episode 17: The Yuba Five

In this episode, Krista and Kurt look at the strange story of The Yuba Five. Often called “America’s Dyatlov Pass Incident”, the strange disappearance and deaths of these 5 men remains a mystery to this day. Also, a taste-test, listener questions, and more pickle innuendo than you can shake a …

Episode 16: Black-Eyed Kids

In this episode, Kurt and Krista discuss stories about the mysterious Black-Eyed Kids. Are they just an urban legend, or is there more to the story? Plus, we answer listener questions, do a taste-test, and the usual shenanigans! Give it a listen!

Episode 15: Listener Stories 2

It’s our 2nd annual Listener Stories episode! We have listener stories about shadow people, The Hat Man, a WTF subway incident, Maribel Wisconsin’s Hotel Hell, poltergeists, an encounter near Skinwalker Ranch, plenty of ghosts, and lots more!

Episode 14: Bigfoot

In this episode, Kurt and Krista discuss everyone’s favorite cryptid…Bigfoot! Does it really exist, or is it just a myth? Give it a listen!

Episode 13: Ouija Boards and Zozo

In this episode…Kurt, Krista, and special guest co-hosts Sophie and Adam discuss Ouija Boards and the demonic presence known as Zozo that has been reported to have terrorized Ouija Board users around the world. Is it just an urban legend, or is there more to the story? And as usual, …

Episode 12: My Favorite Mini-Mystery: The Paulding Lights & The Solway Firth Spaceman

In this “My Favorite Mini-Mystery” episode, Krista discusses Michigan’s mysterious Paulding Lights, and Kurt discusses the strange Solway Firth Spaceman photo! Give it a listen!

Episode 11 – Men In Black

In this episode, Krista and Kurt discuss the mysterious “Men In Black” that have been known to show up after UFO sightings to threaten the witnesses, confiscate evidence, or just act bizarre. Are they only an urban legend, or is there more to the story? Give it a listen!

Episode 10: Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVP)

In this episode, Kurt and Krista are joined by fellow Heartland Paranormal Investigations members Mark and Rhonda Zahn to discuss Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVP). They delve into the history of EVP, the theories about how it works, and they play several examples of EVPs that their team has caught on …

Episode 9: Dyatlov Pass

In this episode, Kurt and Krista discuss one of the most fascinating mysteries of the 20th century…what happened at Dyatlov Pass that resulted in the mysterious deaths of 9 experienced hikers? Give it a listen!

Episode 8: The Lake Michigan Triangle

In this episode, Krista, Kurt, and guest co-host Rhonda discuss the mysterious Lake Michigan Triangle. Unexplained disappearances, strange lights, and all sorts of weirdness happen in a particular section of Lake Michigan. Is this a mini Bermuda Triangle, or is it just an urban legend? Give it a listen!

Episode 7: HAARP

In this episode, Kurt and Krista discuss the HAARP research facility in the Alaskan wilderness. Is it merely studying the atmosphere, as researchers claim, or is there much more to it than that?

Episode 6: The Dybbuk Box

In this episode, Krista and Kurt discuss the spooky tale of The Dybbuk Box, and whether or not they feel objects can be haunted. They also discuss UFOs, Felicity, The Zodiac Killer,  Mediterranean cuisine, and vampire movies. Give it a listen!

Episode 5: My Favorite Mini-Mystery

In this episode, Krista and Kurt each choose and discuss a mysterious topic that they are interested in that might not otherwise fill an entire episode. What topics do they pick? That’s part of the mystery! Give it a listen!

Episode 4: John Titor

In 2000 and 2001, someone named John Titor appeared online and claimed to be a time traveler from the year 2036. He answered questions, posted photos, and then was gone. To this day, many people believe his claim. In this episode, Kurt, Krista, and special guest co-host Kory (Kurt’s brother) …

Episode 3: Skinwalker Ranch

In this episode, Krista and Kurt discuss Utah’s mysterious “Skinwalker Ranch”. Bigfoot, UFOs, ghosts…there’s a little bit of everything! Give it a listen!

Episode 2: The Flat Earth Conspiracy

Is the earth actually flat? Are scientists, NASA, and the governments of the world keeping the truth from us? In this episode of “The Strange Sessions”, Krista and Kurt look into the flat earth conspiracy. Give it a listen!

Episode 1: Missing 411 Revisited

In the Season 2 premiere, Kurt and Krista discuss more stories of mysterious disappearances and strange deaths from the “Missing 411” series by David Paulides.

Episode 15: Season 1 Finale! Listener Stories

In the final episode of season 1, Kurt and Krista share listener submitted stories, complete with an intriguing EVP.

Episode 14: Year in Strange

Episode 14 brings you the year in weird!  Kurt and Krista cover everything from sonic weapons to dare I say it, Maura Murray.  Bonus: Enjoy the sounds of the hosts trying their luck at good vs. evil jelly beans.  Dead fish anyone?

Episode 13: The Grinning Man

In this episode of The Strange Sessions, Kurt and Krista talk about The Grinning Man – the history, the theories, and Kurt reads some accounts of personal experiences found online.  Real or not, this subject is as creepy as they come!  Happy Halloween!

Episode 12: Empaths

In episode 12 of The Strange Sessions, Kurt and Krista discuss the definition and traits of empaths.  They also explore whether or not they fit the description of an empath.  How many of these traits do you have?

Episode 11: Mandela Effect

In episode 11 of The Strange Sessions, Kurt and Krista tackle the ever popular, ever frustrating Mandela Effect.

Episode 10: Personal Paranormal Experiences

In this episode of The Strange Sessions, Kurt and Krista (okay, mostly Kurt) talk about the personal paranormal experiences outside of investigations that drew them into the world of all things paranormal.

Episode 9: Maura Murray

Kurt and Krista dive down the rabbit hole of the Maura Murray missing persons case.

Episode 8 – Area 51 with Special Guest James Bohn

Kurt and Krista welcome special guest James Bohn to discuss the mystery and theories surrounding Area 51.