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
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65: Qantas Bomb Hoax of 1971
30 min
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GT MINI FAILS: Balloonfest '86
15 min
103
64: Circleville Letters Mystery
29 min
104
GT MINI FAILS: Y2K Scare
12 min
105
63: Disco Demolition Night
34 min
106
GT MINI FAILS: The Atkins Diet
15 min
107
62: House of Special Purpose
26 min
108
GT MINI FAILS: Jimmy Soul
15 min
109
61: Legends Resort / The Playboy Hotel
26 min
110
GT MINI FAILS: Disneyland's Opening Day
17 min
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60: House of Death
29 min
112
GT MINI FAILS: McDonald’s Arch Deluxe
14 min
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59: Island of the Dolls
22 min
114
GT MINI FAILS: Lawn Chair Larry
14 min
115
58: Woodstock '99
41 min
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57: The Lululemon Murder
29 min
117
56: The Zeta Reticuli UFO Abduction
40 min
118
55: The Northridge Earthquake
42 min
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53: Villisca Axe Murders
39 min
120
52: The Integratron
32 min
121
51: Tompkins Square Park Riot
41 min
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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
125
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
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43: Pink Pussycat College of Striptease
27 min
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42: Great Adventure Haunted Castle Fire
39 min
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41: Sowden House: The Black Dahlia
28 min
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40: Chelsea Hotel: Sid & Nancy
35 min
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39: Japan's Mysterious SCP-261 Vending Machine
23 min
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38: True Crimes of Norwegian Black Metal
36 min
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37: North Hollywood Shootout
31 min
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36: Dismaland
35 min
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35: St. Valentine's Day Massacre
22 min
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34: Lemp Mansion
27 min
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33: The Wonderland Murders
31 min
140
32: The Fernald Center
24 min
141
GT MINI: Preston Castle
10 min
142
31: Action Park: The World's Most Dangerous Amu...
55 min
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GT MINI: Bodie Ghost Town
12 min
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30: Bellevue Arms Murder
27 min
145
GT MINI: Chateau Hutter
19 min
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29: The Stanley Hotel & The Shining
30 min
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28: Abandoned LA County Poor Farm
36 min
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GT MINI: Abandoned Santa's Land
16 min
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27: The JonBenet Ramsey Murder House
40 min
150
GT MINI: Abandoned Santa's Village
12 min
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26. The Haunting & Occupation of Alcatraz
45 min
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25: The Black House
39 min
153
24: Hotel Hell
We discuss the tragedy plagued Hotel Hell in Maribel, WI.
22 min
154
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
155
22: Land of Oz
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to this short lived theme park in North Carolina.
28 min
156
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
157
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
158
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
159
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
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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
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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
162
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
163
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
164
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
165
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
166
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
167
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
168
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
169
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
170
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
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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
172
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
173
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
174
3: The Comedy Store
15 min
175
2: Los Feliz Murder House
13 min
176
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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