Ghost Town: Strange History, True Cri...

Jason Horton & Rebecca Leib discuss and explore some of the most mysterious and interesting events in history. Take a trip to haunted hotels, abandoned malls, deserted amusement parks, paranormal experiences, infamous true crimes, and weird historical and cultural events. This is Ghost Town. For advertising opportunities please email PodcastPartnerships@Studio71us.com Link to survey: https://bit.ly/2EcYbu4

History
True Crime
Social Sciences
101
Ford Pinto Flying Car Crash (GT Mini Fails)
18 min
102
75: Howletts Zoo
26 min
103
GT MINI FAILS: Burger King Halloween Whopper
11 min
104
74: The Philadelphia Experiment
25 min
105
GT MINI FAILS: National Candy Corn Day
11 min
106
73: Five Haunted Tales
57 min
107
GT MINI FAILS: Enfield Poltergeist
16 min
108
72: Haunted Roosevelt Hotel
52 min
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GT MINI FAILS: Miss Cleo (Psychic Readers Network)
18 min
110
71: The Man Who Killed Halloween
19 min
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GT MINI FAILS: Witch Mansion
13 min
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70: Legend of Bunny Man Bridge
33 min
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GT MINI FAILS: Halloween 3: Season of the Witch
14 min
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69: Somerton Man Mystery
52 min
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GT MINI FAILS: Dashcon
24 min
116
68: Death at Angels Flight
27 min
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GT MINI FAILS: The Narváez Expedition
15 min
118
67: Twilight Zone Movie Disaster
29 min
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GT MINI FAILS: FBI Investigation of Bigfoot
13 min
120
66: Ghost Lights of St. Louis
25 min
121
GT MINI FAILS: Lost Tapes of Apollo 11
17 min
122
65: Qantas Bomb Hoax of 1971
30 min
123
GT MINI FAILS: Balloonfest '86
15 min
124
64: Circleville Letters Mystery
29 min
125
GT MINI FAILS: Y2K Scare
12 min
126
63: Disco Demolition Night
34 min
127
GT MINI FAILS: The Atkins Diet
15 min
128
62: House of Special Purpose
26 min
129
GT MINI FAILS: Jimmy Soul
15 min
130
61: Legends Resort / The Playboy Hotel
26 min
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GT MINI FAILS: Disneyland's Opening Day
17 min
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60: House of Death
29 min
133
GT MINI FAILS: McDonald’s Arch Deluxe
14 min
134
59: Island of the Dolls
22 min
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GT MINI FAILS: Lawn Chair Larry
14 min
136
58: Woodstock '99
41 min
137
57: The Lululemon Murder
29 min
138
56: The Zeta Reticuli UFO Abduction
40 min
139
55: The Northridge Earthquake
42 min
140
53: Villisca Axe Murders
39 min
141
52: The Integratron
32 min
142
51: Tompkins Square Park Riot
41 min
143
50: Massacre at the Taliesin Estate
28 min
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49: Eastern State Penitentiary
35 min
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48: Club 33
50 min
146
47: Santa Susana Nuclear Meltdown
33 min
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46: Hollywood Forever/Paramount Studios (Live f...
62 min
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45: St. Peter House and the Mysterious Death of...
41 min
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44: Murder on Greyhound Bus 1170
27 min
150
43: Pink Pussycat College of Striptease
27 min
151
42: Great Adventure Haunted Castle Fire
39 min
152
41: Sowden House: The Black Dahlia
28 min
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40: Chelsea Hotel: Sid & Nancy
35 min
154
39: Japan's Mysterious SCP-261 Vending Machine
23 min
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38: True Crimes of Norwegian Black Metal
36 min
156
37: North Hollywood Shootout
31 min
157
36: Dismaland
35 min
158
35: St. Valentine's Day Massacre
22 min
159
34: Lemp Mansion
27 min
160
33: The Wonderland Murders
31 min
161
32: The Fernald Center
24 min
162
GT MINI: Preston Castle
10 min
163
31: Action Park: The World's Most Dangerous Amu...
55 min
164
GT MINI: Bodie Ghost Town
12 min
165
30: Bellevue Arms Murder
27 min
166
GT MINI: Chateau Hutter
19 min
167
29: The Stanley Hotel & The Shining
30 min
168
28: Abandoned LA County Poor Farm
36 min
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GT MINI: Abandoned Santa's Land
16 min
170
27: The JonBenet Ramsey Murder House
40 min
171
GT MINI: Abandoned Santa's Village
12 min
172
26. The Haunting & Occupation of Alcatraz
45 min
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25: The Black House
39 min
174
24: Hotel Hell
We discuss the tragedy plagued Hotel Hell in Maribel, WI.
22 min
175
23: The Berlin Wall
We discuss the historic relevance of the Berlin Wall, and how it is synonymous with the culture of the 1980's.
41 min
176
22: Land of Oz
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to this short lived theme park in North Carolina.
28 min
177
21: Freetown Christiania
The community of Freetown Christiania in Copenhagen, Denmark is a somewhat peaceful, independent, and self sufficient community. It does however have a dark…and volatile past.
21 min
178
20: Cecil Hotel
This downtown Los Angeles hotel is famous for all the wrong reasons. It was home to some noteworthy serial killers, many suicides, and one unsolved death.
26 min
179
19: The Amityville Horror + Interview with Dian...
The Amityville Horror. The book. The movie. The house. The murders were real, but were the hauntings? Also we have a short interview with Diane Franklin from Amityville 2: The Possession.
24 min
180
18: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 3
In the third and final episode of the The Death of Janis Joplin, a medium reads room where Janis Joplin died. We also share our final thoughts of our experience in room #105.
24 min
181
17: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 2
The journey continues from the hotel room where Janis Joplin died. We start with Barney's Beanery, where she was last seen before going back to her room at the Landmark Motor Hotel. We have interviews with Rebecca's mom who met Janis, live performances...
40 min
182
16: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 1
We discuss Janis Joplin's last days in Hollywood and at the Landmark Motor Hotel (now the Highland Gardens Hotel). Recorded on location in Room #105 where she died on October 4th, 1970. Parts 2 & 3 will be a visit to Barney's Beanery, the last place ...
26 min
183
15: Bohemian Grove
Past and future presidents, celebrities, CEO's, and others up the food chain attend Bohemian Grove, a retreat for the rich and influential. Their goal? To escape "frontier culture". Is it merely a getaway for rich and powerful men, or is it another mee...
22 min
184
14: The Knickerbocker Hotel
Once upon a time The Knickerbocker Hotel was a hot spot for Hollywood royalty. You might see Elvis Presley or Marylin Monroe. You also might also see a well publicized seance trying to conjure Houdini. This supposed haunted hotel saw a decline typical ...
23 min
185
13: Nara Dreamland
Nara Dreamland was Japan's answer to Disneyland, until it wasn't. It remained abandoned for years before it's final demolition.
21 min
186
12: The Celebrity Centre/Sanzhi Pod City Resort
We discuss Rebecca's visit to the Celebrity Centre brunch in Hollywood and the never completed Sanzhi resort was cursed from the beginning. This doomed resort is known for its "UFO houses" and strange occurrences.
19 min
187
11: Lizzie Borden House
The Lizzie Borden house in Fall River, MA is open for business...and hauntings. We discuss Lizzie Borden, and the strange things that have happened to those who stay the night.
20 min
188
10: Abandoned Jazzland
Six Flags Jazzland in New Orleans, LA was short lived. However the abandoned remains found a home in what became a watery grave.
25 min
189
9: NASA's JPL & the Occult
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, CA has it's roots in the occult, L. Ron Hubbard, & Aleister Crowley by way of it's co-founder, Jack Parsons.
37 min
190
8: Carson City and Indian Village
Carson City and Indian Village was a roadside attraction in Catskill, NY. Currently it is quite literally a ghost town. We discuss the rise and fall of the "wild west" boom of the 1950's throughout the 1980's, and I try to explain how weird South of th...
13 min
191
7: Old LA Zoo
The Old LA Zoo, officially known as the Griffith Park Zoo, was built under dubious circumstances, and it's ruins remain as a reminder of LA's haunted past. Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod
21 min
192
6: The Denver Airport
The Denver Airport has become an icon for conspiracy enthusiasts. With its cryptic messages, underground tunnels, strange art, and a blue horse with glowing orange eyes, it is hard to ignore the illuminati-esque structure.  Patreon: http://www.patreo...
22 min
193
5: Kowloon Walled City
The Kowloon Walled City in Hong Kong was a place everyone seemed to both want and not want, until it slowly became abandoned.Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod
15 min
194
4: Friday the 13th: Bodom Lake Murders
Before Camp Crystal Lake, Friday the 13th may have been inspired by the unsolved 1960 murders at Bodom Lake in Finland. Rebecca fills us in on the origins of why Friday the 13th is unlucky, and her date with an Eagle Scout.Patreon: http://www.patre...
15 min
195
3: The Comedy Store
15 min
196
2: Los Feliz Murder House
13 min
197
1: Abandoned Hawthorne Plaza Mall
The Hawthorne Plaza Mall in Hawthorne, CA is an abandoned wasteland, home to films & tv shows such as Gone Girl, Minority Report, & Westworld. Jason & Rebecca talk about the plight of the mall and mall culture, as well Jason's personal experience explo...
12 min
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Ghost Town: Trailer
Jason Horton & Rebecca Leib discuss and explore some of the most abandoned, haunted, and mysterious places on earth. This is Ghost Town.
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