EPISODE 305: THE MYSTERIOUS DEATH OF EDGAR ALLAN POE

When the “Master of Mystery” himself, Edgar Allan Poe, showed up lying alone in a gutter outside of a bar in Baltimore on October 3, 1849, he was delirious, in a state of semi-consciousness, and could not relay how he had gotten there. After spending four grueling days in the hospital with moments of mania…More

EPISODE 304: CHRISTMAS EVE AT SCOTT AND LACI PETERSON’S

After a 7&1/2 month pregnant Laci Peterson went missing on Christmas Eve of 2002, all eyes were on her husband Scott who claimed he was out fishing while she disappeared. Once the public learned of Scott’s infidelity and many lies, there was only one suspect: Scott Peterson himself. Laci’s and her unborn son Conner’s bodies…More

EPISODE 303: MURDER IN THE HOUSE OF GUCCI

When Maurizio Gucci, an heir to the massive Gucci family fortune, met Patrizia Reggiani, his entire world changed. Though his father warned him that Patrizia was only after their money, Maurizio married Patrizia anyways on October 28, 1972. In this story of betrayal, jealousy, greed and power, Maurizio would end up losing everything: his family…More

EPISODE 302: PERFECTLY POSED: THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER

Early in the morning on January 15, 1947, a woman came across a perfect posed, lifeless body of a young woman who had been cut in half at the torso, had pieces of her flesh removed, and had a deep cut across her mouth that stretched out towards her ears. It was determined quickly by…More

EPISODE 301: THE EXORCISMS OF TERRANCE COTTRELL, JR. & KENNEDY IFE

This is the story of two real-life stories of two individuals from the last two decades who were murdered in botched exorcisms. Terrance Cottrell, Jr. & Kennedy Ife lost their lives on the same night, thirteen years apart. The saddest part of all is that their family members stood by them. But were they doing…More

EPISODE 210: PRINCESS DIANA: ACCIDENT OR MURDER?

Most of the 750 million people worldwide who tuned in to witness the royal wedding between Prince Charles and his bright-eyed, young beauty Princess Diana, believed in the fairytale and magic that this newlywed couple were creating together. Although, within a few years, the fairytale would crumble before the public’s eye and soon the marriage…More

EPISODE 209: MYSTERIOUS DEATH AT THE CECIL HOTEL

When 21-year-old Elisa Lam checked into the haunted Cecil Hotel in LA of January 2013, she couldn’t have possibly known that she would never check out. Twenty days after she was reported missing, Elisa’s lifeless body was found drowned inside one of the hotel’s rooftop water tanks. But the LAPD’s investigation into her death took…More

EPISODE 208: WHO WROTE WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE’S PLAYS?

It is undeniable that the man, the actor William Shakespeare existed- he was born in Stratford upon Avon and died in Stratford upon Avon- the few records that exist at least tell us this much;  so then WHY do so many believe to this day that he isn’t the true author of all of the…More

EPISODE 207: DISNEY SECRETS (PT. 2)

You might think you know everything there is to know about Disneyland in Anaheim, CA (one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world), but there’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes that cast members and Imagineers don’t WANT you to know about. I’ll expose some of the dark secrets surrounding your…More

EPISODE 206: IS LADY GAGA A MURDERER?

Despite all of her humanitarian efforts and all of her many accomplishments in the music industry, there’s a darker side to one of your favorite pop stars- a secret side that some believe she has fought for over a decade to keep hidden. One that many of you might not have ever even known about…More

EPISODE 205: JAMES DEAN’S DEATH CAR

James Dean’s life was cut tragically short when he was killed in a car accident in 1955 while driving his brand new Porsche 550 Spyder. But that was just the BEGINNING of the trouble and destruction that his car would bring to the lives of those who would later own it. Episode Contents: FOR MORE…More

EPISODE 204: THE CURSE OF THE LITTLE RASCALS

Some of the former Little Rascals (or Our Gang) child stars would go on to live pretty normal lives- they lived in normal towns, found normal, everyday jobs, as tradesmen, members of the military, teachers, etc, and died of normal causes like cancer and old age. But those were just the LUCKY ones. Because SEVERAL…More

EPISODE 203: WHAT HAPPENED AT DYATLOV PASS?

On January 23, 1959- a group of young Soviet hikers set out on a 16-day skiing expedition to the peak of Mt. Otorten in the Ural Mountains of Russia. When the group never returned home, search groups were dispatched and came across the remains of the group’s tent which was sliced open from the inside;…More

EPISODE 202: THE SIMPSONS PREDICTIONS

Some insist that wherever reality seems to take us, the Simpsons have beat us to it and have already been through the exact same thing before. But how is that possible? How has the show and its writing staff successfully predicted so many of these actual happenings?! After all, there are well over fifty times…More

EPISODE 201: WHO KILLED MARILYN MONROE?

In the very early hours of August 5, 1962, the Hollywood actress and international beauty icon Marilyn Monroe was discovered lifeless in her bed at her home in Brentwood, California. It was her housekeeper who first discovered her, and instead of calling the police, she phoned both Marilyn’s personal psychiatrist and her physician. In fact,…More

EPISODE 110: THE MOON LANDING HOAX

For the last fifty years, we have relied on the six manned Apollo missions to the Moon from 1969-1972 to provide us with ALL the information we know about the lunar surface. But what if I told you- that all we know about the moon- about our closest neighbor in the infinite expanse that is…More

EPISODE 109: WAS AVRIL LAVIGNE CLONED?

Some studies estimate that there’s a 1 in 135 chance that out there in the world somewhere, is a doppelganger who looks almost identical to you…  Several conspirators believe that when Canadian Pop Punk Princess Avril Lavigne came face to face with her doppelganger, they made a secret, lifelong pact and this entire time, we’ve all been…More

EPISODE 108: 10 HORRORS OF OZ

Even though the 1939 Academy Award-winning film “The Wizard of Oz” is remembered today as one of the greatest classics of all-time, some consider it to be the most dangerous movie ever made. Because during the six-month, exhaustive filming of the Wizard of Oz, there were countless accidents and special effects gone wrong that nearly…More

EPISODE 107: THE 27 CLUB (PT. 2)

The cursed number 27 is said to have brought many talented artists and musicians to an early grave, and has been shrouded in so much mystery, Could these larger-than-life talents just be falling victim to the signature lifestyle of rock & roll’s greatest acts– living fast, and dying young? Or… is there a little more…More

EPISODE 106: THE 27 CLUB

Some believe that there is a predetermined number, an age that many insist that, once you survive it, you’re in the clear… the age 27. This cursed number is said to have brought many talented artists and musicians to an early grave, and has been shrouded in so much mystery, that statistical studies have even…More

EPISODE 105: IS STEVIE WONDER REALLY BLIND?

Stevie Wonder has revolutionized the world of music forever, serving as a role model for both musicians and those living with disabilities… But some skeptics and even some very famous celebrities all believe they have proof that Stevie Wonder is only pretending to be blind. Episode Contents: EXHIBIT A: STEVIE WONDER ATTENDS LIVE BASKETBALL GAMES…More

EPISODE 104: THE DEAD RUGRATS THEORY

Having built the foundation for Nicktoons, Rugrats is remembered today as one of the Nickelodeon’s most favorite classics… But was a show about baby friends and their backyard adventures actually a show about something much scarier, much more sophisticated … and did the babies even exist at all??? The conspiracy theory states that Angelica Pickles,…More

EPISODE 103: #FREEBRITNEY

Hollywood’s unhealthy obsession for tearing down successful, blossoming, beautiful Hollywood “It-Girls” is nothing brand new. Is one of America’s favorite pop stars and entertainers of all-time just the latest, tragic example of someone jailed by their own fame? AND is she leaving clues behind for us– beckoning for anyone to come and save her? Episode…More

EPISODE 102: DISNEY SECRETS (PT. 1)

Could the self-proclaimed “happiest place on Earth” just be a front for some of the darker and more secretive happenings that actually define the park’s history? Shrouded in mysteries and conspiracies, I want to expose two spooky truths that Disneyland park in Anaheim, California might be trying to bury. Episode Contents: CONSPIRACY #1: WALT DISNEY’S…More

EPISODE 101: THE JOKER CURSE

Oftentimes, the role of playing the Joker in the Batman series has been referred to as the role that can make or break an actor’s career… But could one of the most sought-after roles in Hollywood come at a cost that is only payable by one’s sanity… or their life?? Urban legend has it that…More

Welcome to CRACKPOP!

Hello fellow pop culture fans! I’m thrilled that you have found me.. or really that we have found each other! If you’re anything like me and you often find yourself obsessing over the craziest, most bizarre conspiracy theories out there, then you have found your new home! I used to think that spending a huge…More