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Harry Houdini vs. Spiritualism (feat. Ken Marino) – Drunk History

HELLO, EVERYBODY! I’M HERE TO TALK ABOUT HOUDINI AND HIS FIGHT AGAINST SPIRITUALISM WITH SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE. [dramatic music] AFTER WORLD WAR I, EVERYONE WAS OBSESSED WITH SPIRITUALISM. THEY FELT THAT RELIGIOUS BITS AND SCIENTIFIC BITS WORKED TOGETHER AND MADE SPIRITUALISM. HARRY HOUDINI, THE GREATEST MAGICIAN ESCAPE ARTIST OF ALL TIME. HOUDINI KNEW SPIRITUALISM …

Dyniaq Card Game – Unboxing & Introduction

Dyniaq Card Game – Unboxing & Introduction

Hi, my name is Tetyana from Spellcrow and welcome to our new channel, this video will be an introduction to our first fantasy card game “Dyniaq Weird Treasures”, which was released at the beginning of October. I will also show you what’s inside the box so you can gain the overall look at the game. …

Plague Doctor

Plague Doctor

The Plague Doctor The 17th century In Italy 1656-57 Devastating outbreaks of “Bubonic Plague” In Naples, Rome, and Genoa Killed approximately 200 -400 thousand people. Its unknown where this deadly plague originated But It’s said to spread from Naples where restrictions and precautions Were none existence In this cities Plague Doctor’s were hired To treat …

Halloween Special: H. P. Lovecraft

Halloween Special: H. P. Lovecraft

It would be inaccurate to describe Howard Phillips Lovecraft as a man with issues. It’s more like he was a bundle of issues shambling around in a roughly bipedal approximation of a man. Chronically depressed, hypersensitive to criticism, almost certainly agoraphobic, prone to horrible nightmares and nervous breakdowns, and thoroughly racist even by the standards …

Werewolves: A Brief History

Werewolves: A Brief History

Most people have heard of the mythological werewolf, but where did this tradition come from? And why is it so universal? The word “Werewolf” is Old English in origin. It is a combination of the words for “person” and “wolf”, meaning that the werewolf is literally a “wolf person”. The term is also connected to …