Ghost Town

By Jason Horton & Rebecca Leib

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masters student
 Aug 9, 2018
Not well prepared. Basically two people joking and chatting while reading wikipedia articles about given topics.

A Podcast Republic user
 Jul 25, 2018

Gina
 Jul 25, 2018
Sounds like a college radio production with little preparation. The hosts try to banter but stray off topic; it seems like they're reading Wikipedia pages. At the very least, do some research and learn to pronounce places/names correctly.

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Jason Horton & Rebecca Leib discuss and explore some of the most abandoned, haunted, and mysterious places on earth. This is Ghost Town.

Episode Date
GT MINI: Abandoned Santa's Village
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Santa's Village in Skyforest, CA has been abandoned for almost 20 years...but a Christmas miracle brought it back to life.&nbsp;<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 14, 2018
26. The Haunting & Occupation of Alcatraz
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One of the world's most notorious prisons is also one of the world's largest tourist destinations. We discuss the supernatural elements of Alcatraz, as well as the Native American occupation of the island. <br><br>Support the show on <a href="http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod">Patreon</a><br><br>Follow Ghost Town on <a href="http://www.instagram.com/thejasonhorton">Instagram</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 12, 2018
25: The Black House
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The Black House in San Francisco was home of Anton Lavey and the Church of Satan. We discuss everything from Satanic baptisms, pet lions, and the allure that drew people, and continues to draw people to to the darker side of things. <br><br>Check out photos and more on the Ghost Town <a href="http://www.instagram.com/ghosttownpod">Instagram</a>. Also we release two bonus episodes a month on our <a href="http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod">Patreon.&nbsp;</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 05, 2018
24: Hotel Hell
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Officially known as the Maribel Caves Hotel, but better known as Hotel Hell has it share of tragedy and mystery. One of the rumors is that it's a literal portal to hell. Rebecca describes her experience with the hotel and lore behind it. <br><br>Check out the photos of Hotel Hell on the Ghost Town Podcast <a href="http://www.instagram.com/ghosttownpod">Instagram</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 28, 2018
23: The Berlin Wall
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The Berlin Wall remains one of the most powerful and iconic symbols of the Cold War, We discuss the historic relevance of the Berlin Wall, and how it is synonymous with the culture of the 1980's. <br><br>To see photos from Jason's trip to the Berlin Wall check it out on the Ghost Town Podcast <a href="http://www.instagram.com/ghosttownpod">Instagram.</a><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 21, 2018
22: Land of Oz
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Follow the Yellow Brick Road to this short lived theme park in North Carolina.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 14, 2018
21: Freetown Christiania
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The community of Freetown Christiania in Copenhagen, Denmark is a somewhat peaceful, independent, and self sufficient community. It does however have a dark…and volatile past.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 07, 2018
20: Cecil Hotel
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This downtown Los Angeles hotel is famous for all the wrong reasons. It was home to some noteworthy serial killers, many suicides, and one unsolved death.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 31, 2018
19: The Amityville Horror + Interview with Diane Franklin (Amityville 2: The Possession)
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The Amityville Horror. The book. The movie. The house. The murders were real, but were the hauntings? Also we have a short interview with Diane Franklin from Amityville 2: The Possession.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 24, 2018
18: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 3
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In the third and final episode of the The Death of Janis Joplin, a medium reads room where Janis Joplin died. We also share our final thoughts of our experience in room #105.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 17, 2018
17: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 2
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The journey continues from the hotel room where Janis Joplin died. We start with Barney's Beanery, where she was last seen before going back to her room at the Landmark Motor Hotel. We have interviews with Rebecca's mom who met Janis, live performances from Cassandra Violet &amp; Becky Poole, &amp; interviews with hotel staff and security.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 10, 2018
16: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 1
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We discuss Janis Joplin's last days in Hollywood and at the Landmark Motor Hotel (now the Highland Gardens Hotel). Recorded on location in Room #105 where she died on October 4th, 1970.&nbsp; Parts 2 &amp; 3 will be a visit to Barney's Beanery, the last place she went before going to her hotel for the last time. We have interviews with the hotel staff, Rebecca's mom who met Janis, a musical celebration, and finally, a medium "reads" the room.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 03, 2018
15: Bohemian Grove
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Past and future presidents, celebrities, CEO's, and others up the food chain attend Bohemian Grove, a retreat for the rich and influential. Their goal? To escape "frontier culture". Is it merely a getaway for rich and powerful men, or is it another meeting of the Illuminati?<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 26, 2018
14: The Knickerbocker Hotel
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Once upon a time The Knickerbocker Hotel was a hot spot for Hollywood royalty. You might see Elvis Presley or Marylin Monroe. You also might also see a well publicized seance trying to conjure Houdini. This supposed haunted hotel saw a decline typical of the city it was located in.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 19, 2018
13: Nara Dreamland
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Nara Dreamland was Japan's answer to Disneyland, until it wasn't. It remained abandoned for years before it's final demolition.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 12, 2018
12: The Celebrity Centre/Sanzhi Pod City Resort
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We discuss Rebecca's visit to the Celebrity Centre brunch in Hollywood and the never completed Sanzhi resort was cursed from the beginning. This doomed resort is known for its "UFO houses" and strange occurrences.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 05, 2018
11: Lizzie Borden House
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The Lizzie Borden house in Fall River, MA is open for business...and hauntings. We discuss Lizzie Borden, and the strange things that have happened to those who stay the night.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 29, 2018
10: Abandoned Jazzland
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Six Flags Jazzland in New Orleans, LA was short lived. However the abandoned remains found a home in what became a watery grave.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 22, 2018
9: NASA's JPL & the Occult
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NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, CA has it's roots in the occult, L. Ron Hubbard, &amp; Aleister Crowley by way of it's co-founder, Jack Parsons.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 15, 2018
8: Carson City and Indian Village
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Carson City and Indian Village was a roadside attraction in Catskill, NY. Currently it is quite literally a ghost town. We discuss the rise and fall of the "wild west" boom of the 1950's throughout the 1980's, and I try to explain how weird South of the Border is to Rebecca. Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 08, 2018
7: Old LA Zoo
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The Old LA Zoo, officially known as the Griffith Park Zoo, was built under dubious circumstances, and it's ruins remain as a reminder of LA's haunted past.&nbsp; Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 01, 2018
6: The Denver Airport
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The Denver Airport has become an icon for conspiracy enthusiasts. With its cryptic messages, underground tunnels, strange art, and a blue horse with glowing orange eyes, it is hard to ignore the illuminati-esque structure. &nbsp; Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 25, 2018
5: Kowloon Walled City
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The Kowloon Walled City in Hong Kong was a place everyone seemed to both want and not want, until it slowly became abandoned. Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 18, 2018
4: Friday the 13th: Bodom Lake Murders
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Before Camp Crystal Lake, Friday the 13th may have been inspired by the unsolved 1960 murders at Bodom Lake in Finland. Rebecca fills us in on the origins of why Friday the 13th is unlucky, and her date with an Eagle Scout. Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/ghosttownpod<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 11, 2018
3: The Comedy Store
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The Comedy Store in Hollywood is on hallowed ground by way of Ciro's Restaurant. Then there is the suicide. We talk about our personal experiences at the Store and how little it seems to have changed inside over the years.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 05, 2018
2: Los Feliz Murder House
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The Los Feliz Murder House is infamous for being relatively untouched and uninhabited since the grisly 1959 murder took place. We discuss theories of what may have happened during it's vacancy, and a date Rebecca went on at that very location.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 05, 2018
1: Abandoned Hawthorne Plaza Mall
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The Hawthorne Plaza Mall in Hawthorne, CA is an abandoned wasteland, home to films &amp; tv shows such as Gone Girl, Minority Report, &amp; Westworld. Jason &amp; Rebecca talk about the plight of the mall and mall culture, as well Jason's personal experience exploring what was left of this once mighty shopping destination.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 05, 2018
Ghost Town: Trailer
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Jason Horton &amp; Rebecca Leib discuss and explore some of the most abandoned, haunted, and mysterious places on earth. This is Ghost Town.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 04, 2018