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Can Posthumanism Save Society? (w/ Josh Clark)

Can Posthumanism Save Society? (w/ Josh Clark)

In this episode, we explore, “Can Posthumanism save society?” We’re joined by Josh Clark (from End of the World with Josh Clark and Stuff You Should Know) to figure out what it means to be human. Once we have that figured out, we try to figure out what it means to be posthuman. Then once we’re done holding onto our knees, rocking in the corner, we’ll figure out if we should upload our brains to the cloud. End of the…

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Should We Abolish the Electoral College?

Should We Abolish the Electoral College?

In this episode, we explore, “Should we abolish the electoral college?” If you believe what people tell you, we might be shooting ourselves in the foot by discussing this issue. But there are some real problems to the electoral college. But does that mean we should get rid of it all together? Listen as we decide definitively! Just kidding, we’re just two idiots. What do we know? Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to…

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Nick and Jon go Ghost Hunting!

Nick and Jon go Ghost Hunting!

In this episode, Nick and Jon go ghost hunting. Like, bona fide ghost hunting. With expert ghost hunters. It’s the Octobermonth Finale! What better way to send it off than to do a ghost hunting adventure at the Granger House in Marion, Iowa to find out if it’s really haunted. We met a lot of great people and had an amazing experience. The question remains, how will these two dopey skeptics react to the real deal? Happy Halloween, everyone! Every…

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At War with the Warrens

At War with the Warrens

In this episode, we explore the truth behind Ed and Lorraine Warren. You might know the Warrens from their fictionalized versions in the Conjuring movies. Over a 50 year career, the Warrens claim to have investigated over 10,000 paranormal investigators using a mix of science and psychic powers. But where they hucksters? Or are their stories the real McCoy? Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want…

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Where did Halloween Come From?

Where did Halloween Come From?

In this episode, we explore, “Where did Halloween come from?” What a broad question that is. Regardless, we tackle something we should have done 3 Octobermonths ago: The history of Halloween. We also have 5 classic Halloween traditions to provide the origin stories to. It’s not really spooky, but it is a fun time. Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and…

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The Perils of Sleep Paralysis

The Perils of Sleep Paralysis

In this episode, we explore, “The perils of sleep paralysis.” My friends, my spooks, my specters… It’s finally Octobermonth! A time of year so great, we do a whole month of spooky topics! What better way to start the month with the sleep? Will we bore you into a nap? Or will we spook you awake? Join us finding out and laughing along the way! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and…

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What’s the Point in Acupuncture?

What’s the Point in Acupuncture?

In this episode, we explore, “What’s the point in Acupuncture?” We dive into the history of acupuncture, and balance the spiritually side with science. Acupuncture has found its way out of alternative medicine and into the world of modern medicine. But how did it get there? Join us finding out and laughing along the way! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh…

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Should Kratom be Illegal?

Should Kratom be Illegal?

In this episode, we explore, “Should kratom be illegal?” Kratom has become the focal point of some recent controversy. The FDA is trying to outlaw this seemingly harmless drug. But is it really harmless? (Yes, it is. Sort of.) Join us finding out and laughing along the way! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the…

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What Causes Dissociative Identity Disorder?

What Causes Dissociative Identity Disorder?

In this episode, we explore, “What causes Dissociative Identity Disorder?” Dissociative Identity Disorder is a huge topic. I feel like we only scratched the surface on this one. Most people (Nick included) might mistakenly know it as Multiple Personality Disorder. Will we be able to successfully navigate this rare and fascinating disorder? Join us finding out and laughing along the way! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them….

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How Can Self Help Work for YOU?

How Can Self Help Work for YOU?

In this episode, we explore self help and motivational speakers. First of all, we have no ill will toward motivational speakers or self-help books. We are curious to know whether leaving inspirational post-it notes will actually do you any good. Or is there a better way to improve your life? Join us finding out and laughing along the way! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want…

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