The Folklore of Kintaro: the Golden Boy

Born in the Mountains and raised by his mother alone, Kintaro grew up to be a boy with strength unrivaled by any other. Wrestling every critter in his grasp and beginning his own sumo dojo in the woods, Kintaro grew up to be a legend still known of in Japan today. Join Jack and Sam as they explore the folklore behind the legend of Kintaro: the Golden...

the Folklore of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round

Arthur and his boys are known for making something of themselves in Camelot with the round table.  Raised by a lake lady, and having pulled the sword from the stone, King Arthur goes to protect the Britons, but how much of the legend is true? Join Jack and Sam as they explore the folklore surrounding King Arthur and the Knights of the Round...

The Folklore of Nessie, the Loch Ness Monster

Some say that there are strange things lurking in the dark depths of Loch Ness. The stories date back to the seventh century and tell of man eating monsters banished by saints. While Loch Ness is not lone in the legends of sea serpents living among us, it is by far the most famous. Join Jack and Sam as they explore all of the folklore surrounding Nessie, the Loch Ness...

Friday the Thirteenth

With Friday the Thirteenth quickly approaching, we want to let you guys know what it is that is so dangerous about the date.  It’s not a holiday, it’s not a religious celebration, but over 17 million Americans recognize the date and it may be tied to Jesus.  In this bonus episode we uncover the folklore and history of Friday the Thirteenth. Join Jack and Sam as they explore all of the exciting history and folklore of Friday the...

The Folklore of the Pied Piper

A town in the heart of Germany experienced the tragic loss of an entire generation at the hands of a magical man with a magical pipe. The Brothers Grimm covered this story in their book of fairytales, but is there any truth to the story of what happened that fateful summer day? Join Jack and Sam as they explore the folklore surrounding the story of the Pied...