Previously: The Ourang Medan. Anyone who grew up during a particular era in Seattle knew about it — the “mystery soda machine” in Capitol Hill. Located at the corner of E. John Street and 10th Continue Reading > about Unresolved: Who Stocked Seattle’s Mystery Soda Machine In Capitol Hill — And Where Has It Vanished To Now?
Previously: On The Momo Challenge. Some people know it as Elevator To Another World. For others, it’s the Elevator To Hell. Some simply call it the Elevator Ritual or the Elevator Game. But no Continue Reading > about On The Elevator Game: The History Of A Modern Urban Legend And Its Real-Life Connections & Consequences
Previously: The Forest Grove Sound. The story goes something like this: In June of 1947, the Dutch vessel S.S. Ourang Medan was reportedly navigating the Marshall Islands in the Micronesian Continue Reading > about Unresolved: What Happened To The Ourang Medan — And Did It Exist At All?
Previously: The Monster With 21 Faces. Forest Grove, Oregon is a relatively quiet place. Less than 30 miles away from Portland, it’s primarily a commuter town; the continued presence of Pacific Continue Reading > about Unresolved: The Forest Grove Sound Mystery And The Squealing Of “Satan’s Teakettle”
Previously: Creepy Phone Numbers That Actually Work. (Warning: Abundant spoilers for the 2019 documentary Wrinkles the Clown are ahead. If you have plans to see the film and you haven’t yet, you Continue Reading > about Have You Seen Wrinkles? On Wrinkles The Clown, His Infamous Phone Number, And The Question Of Identity
Previously: The Lighthouse Keepers Of Eilean Mor. It began with a kidnapping. In 1984, Katsuhisa Ezaki had been the president and CEO of Ezaki Glico — the Japanese food and confectionery company Continue Reading > about Unresolved: The Monster With 21 Faces, The Glico-Morinaga Case, And The Candy Poisoning Incident Of 1984
Previously: The Toynbee Tiles. Just off the western coast of Scotland lies a chain of islands known as the Outer Hebrides. Just off the western coast of the Outer Hebrides lies another chain of Continue Reading > about Unresolved: What Happened To The Lighthouse Keepers Of Eilean Mor?
Previously: The John Lawson House. In the 1980s, a series of strange messages began to appear, seemingly embedded in the pavement of streets and sidewalks in both major U.S. cities and in a few Continue Reading > about Unresolved: The Toynbee Tiles, Jupiter, & Resurrecting The Dead