A podcast about the paranormal, the occult, and weird and forgotten history.

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Aug
26
Folk News and the Haunted Old Alton Bridge (Goatman's Bridge Series)

Folk News and the Haunted Old Alton Bridge (Goatman's Bridge Series)

Folk News and the Haunted Old Alton Bridge: A look at what urban legends, especially the Goatman’s Bridge urban
12 min read
Aug
12
Rewriting Urban Legends (Goatman's Bridge Series)

Rewriting Urban Legends (Goatman's Bridge Series)

Rewriting Urban Legends: An attempt to trace the current tales of the Goatman’s Bridge to their source: a 2008
17 min read
Jul
29
Satanic Rituals at the Bridge (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

Satanic Rituals at the Bridge (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

Satanic Rituals at the Bridge: A look at the urban legends claiming that cultish activity has occurred at Texas’ famously
14 min read
Jul
15
“I Seen the Devil” (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

“I Seen the Devil” (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

“I Seen the Devil”: A deep dive into strangeness associated with the Goatman’s Bridge, featuring weird stories that I
19 min read
Jul
01
Who is the Goatman? (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

Who is the Goatman? (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

Who is the Goatman? North Texas has four different Goatman legends, including the Old Alton Bridge Goatman. Here’s a
21 min read
Jun
17
Death at the Goatman's Bridge (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

Death at the Goatman's Bridge (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

Death at the Goatman’s Bridge: A look at one legend behind the Goatman’s Bridge, the period of history
17 min read
Jun
10
This Way to the Goatman (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

This Way to the Goatman (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

One of the most famous urban legends about the Goatman’s Bridge (aka the Old Alton Bridge) has roots in
21 min read
May
27
I went to Goatman’s Bridge (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

I went to Goatman’s Bridge (Goatman’s Bridge Series)

I went to Goatman’s Bridge: In December 2021, I visited the Old Alton Bridge. Here’s what it’s
11 min read
May
25
Goatman’s Bridge Series: Sources and Episode List

Goatman’s Bridge Series: Sources and Episode List

Here’re the sources I used in the Goatman’s Bridge series. (The individual episode pages linked below may contain
9 min read
May
20
The Trickster and the Goatman (Goatman's Bridge Series)

The Trickster and the Goatman (Goatman's Bridge Series)

The Trickster and the Goatman: The Old Alton Bridge, or Goatman’s Bridge, is a famously haunted site in north
16 min read