Self-proclaimed comedians Ali Segel and Melissa Stetten discuss unsolved mysteries, creepy cults, paranormal experiences and everything in between. “They maintain a loose, upbeat dynamic as they fall down rabbit holes, which means listeners can comfortably dip their toes into the deeply unsettling and unexplained, but won’t walk away feeling, well, haunted.” (Vanity Fair, 2020) Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/webcrawlers.
We discuss our favorite scams:
Fyre Fest - the luxury music festival that left people stranded on an island.
Blade - the helicopter company that created a fake spokesperson.
DashCon - a Tumblr fan convention gone terribly wrong.
Theranos - Elizabeth Holmes’ blood testing scam.
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VOICEMAILS: Ranch on pasta and peas with uncooked oatmeal. Our 8 year old listener has an American Doll. Rotting broccoli in the trunk. Oscar the giant turtle. Christmas Star UFO. Ed Sheeran synchronicity. Weekly World News. Jon Benet synchronicity. Death dream premonitions and a decision that...
Domino's mascot from the 80s sparked a PR nightmare involving two employees being held hostage. The situation was so bizarre, Domino's never acknowledged it. Their other campaign "30 Minutes or Free" caused over 20 reckless driving deaths and multiple lawsuits.
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