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What makes someone take another life? With decades of true crime and paranormal research between them Brittany Ransom and Brian Joyner dig deep into killers big and small, obscure supernatural stories and modern true crime mysteries.

Recent Episodes

Ronald Eugene Simmons and the Mockingbird Hill Massacre

Dec. 3, 2021

This week we discuss our end of year holiday schedule and new merch for our podcastiversary! This week in true crime: Brittany is shocked that two suspected teen murderers have the audacity to ask to go home for Christmas. B…

Charles Cullen claimed he was "helping"

Nov. 18, 2021

This week we discuss an update on our schedule and fun changes for 2022! This week in true crime: Brittany learned of several naked men are bothering people in Central Pennsylvania and Brian discusses a man at a PA college h…

Charles Ng, Leonard Lake & the mystery 45 pounds of bone fragment

Nov. 11, 2021

Sources for this podcast: Die For Me: The Terrifying Story of Charles Ng/Leonard Lake Torture Murders by Don Lasseter The Sex Slave Murders 3: The Horrific Tale of Serial Killers Leonard Lake & Charles Ng Book 3 of…

Gary Ridgway Part II: The Hunt to find a monster

Nov. 4, 2021

Sources for this episode: https://www.aetv.com/real-crime/green-river-killer-childhood PUBLISHED: JUNE 14, 2021 UPDATED: AUGUST 17, 2021 The Childhood of the Green River Killer, Gary Ridgway ADAM JANOS Ridgway gav…

Gary Ridgway: Part I, The Mask that fooled far too many

Oct. 28, 2021

Sources for this episode: https://www.aetv.com/real-crime/green-river-killer-childhood PUBLISHED: JUNE 14, 2021 UPDATED: AUGUST 17, 2021 The Childhood of the Green River Killer, Gary Ridgway ADAM JANOS Ridgway gav…

Andrew Kehoe and the Bath, Michigan Massacre

Oct. 21, 2021

This week in True Crime: Brittany needs to know more about a missing Alabama woman whose remains were found in a cop van and Brian tells the sad tale of a woman who killed a man because he wouldn't kiss her. This week Britta…

Recent Blog Posts

End of year posting schedule

Podcast schedule for both PATREON and the regular podcast is: The Nov 18 podcast will be the last for November. THis is for the US holiday but also beca…

The Full Bibliography for the Yoo Yoeng-Chul podcast (Epis…

This was one of the hardest podcasts to research because there's only 1 book about Yoo. So I had to do a lot of searching and google translating articles…

About the Hosts

Brittany Ransom

Podcast Owner, Co-host and Content Creator

Brittany Ransom ( as seen on 20/20) is the writer and researcher for the deep dive portion of every podcast. She also maintains a TikTok with over 800,000 followers where she enjoys responding to her fans in real time.

Brian Joyner

Creepy Co-host

Hey everybody! I'm the afro co-host that covers all the things that go bump in the night. Please join me in my quest to annoy the cuss outta Brittany with my dad jokes and my tales of the supernatural!