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Diane Student
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Writer, taphophile, intrepid explorer, podcaster, steampunk enthusiast, Conservatarian activist, blogger and former radio show host of award winning Freedom's Wings Show
Writer, taphophile, intrepid explorer, podcaster, steampunk enthusiast, Conservatarian activist, blogger and former radio show host of award winning Freedom's Wings Show

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HGB Ep. 235 - Manresa Castle
  Moment in Oddity - The Skadegamutc A Skadegamutc (skuh-deh-guh-mooch), is known as a ghost-witch. In the lore of the Micmac, the Passamaquoddy and Abenaki tribes, the Skadegamutc is an undead monster that is created out of the dead body of an evil magicia...
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HGB Ep. 234 - Haunted Calico
  Moment in Oddity - Judge Crater Goes Missing Joseph Force Crater had been born to Irish immigrants in 1889 and he went on to getting his law degree from Columbia University in 1916. This would start his path to becoming a New York Supreme Court Justice. H...
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Stones and Bones 2 - Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City
(Suggested by: Angie Reynoso Akbarzad) Holy Cross Cemetery is a Catholic burial ground and thus it is considered consecrated ground. The cemetery is located in Culver City, California just outside of Los Angeles. The front gate is made from beautifully desi...
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HGB Ep. 233 - Haunted Cemeteries 6
  Moment in Oddity - The Acheri The Acheri are a part of the mythology of the country of India. The Acheri is able to entice people because this is a spirit or ghost that appears in the form of a little girl. They are said to live in the mountains and for t...
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HGB Ep. 232 - Saltair Resort
  Moment in Oddity - Pawapicts (Suggested by listener Annjanette Beth) There are many tales told in the Utah Valley about Pawapicts, which are also called Water Babies. The stories about these creatures originated with the Ute tribe. They believed the Pawap...
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HGB Ep. 231 - Haunted Whitby, Ontario
  Moment in Oddity - Hypha Tombicina Makes Mummies Hypha Tombicina is a microscopic, parasitic bacteria that has an unusual effect on human bodies after death. The parasite dehydrates the bodies before decomposition can even begin. The result is a perfectly...
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HGB Ep. 230 - Legends of Malaysia
  Moment in Oddity - Flathead Lake Monster Flathead Lake can be found in northwest Montana, on the southern tip of the Rocky Mountain Trench. It is the largest natural freshwater lake in the western United States. Flathead Lake is also home to a creature th...
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HGB Ep. 229 - Haunted Cemeteries 5
  Moment in Oddity - Piano Playing Teens Get Chlorosis A German physician named Dr. F. Waetzold published a short essay in 1899 in which he claimed that young girls who played the piano had an increased chance of developing mental disorders. According to Dr...
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Stone and Bones 1 - Oak Grove Cemetery
Suggested by listener Melisa Nelson Oak Grove Cemetery is located at the intersection of N. Lanana St. and Hospital St. just north of the Nacogdoches Town Square in Nacogdoches, Texas. Hospital St. ends at the cemetery gate. Oak Grove Cemetery was originall...
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HGB Ep. 228 - Poasttown Elementary
  Moment in Oddity - El Santo Reveals Face and Dies Rodolfo Guzman was a Mexican wrestler who went by the stage name El Santo. He competed in the Mexican version of professional wrestling known as lucha libre. In this fast-paced form of wrestling, wrestlers...
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