13 O’Clock Episode 227 LIVE: 2020 Holiday Special! Gruesome Christmas Murders

Happy Holidays to one and all! On this horrific holiday installment, Tom and Jenny talk about several cases that illustrate the sinister side of Christmas. We’ll discuss the infamous Lawson Family Massacre of 1929, in which a father took out practically his entire family on Christmas Eve for reasons that weren’t known until much later; the 2008 Covina Massacre, where a man dressed as Santa slaughtered nine people with guns and a flamethrower at a holiday party; and several more brutal murders that took place on or around what is supposed to be one of the happiest days of the year. Don your blood-red Santa hat and cuddle by the fire with your booze-spiked hot chocolate, because it’s gonna be a ho-ho-horrifying sleigh ride through Christmas crime on a very special yuletide episode 227.

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Episode 175 – 2019 Christmas Special! Origins of Santa, Elves, Hans Trapp, Xmas Tragedies & More!

Ho ho ho, and happy holidays to all our listeners out there! On this festive and wide-ranging Christmas-themed episode, Tom and Jenny take you on a more than three-hour journey that comprises discussions of the tradition of Christmas ghost stories, the visual evolution of the modern Santa Claus, the mischievous elfin creatures known as nisse and tomte, Santa’s terrifying cannibalistic scarecrow sidekick Hans Trapp, and some horrific tragedies that occurred around Christmases throughout the years, including the Italian Hall Disaster of 1913, the Lawson Family Massacre of 1929, and the tragic killer Santa slaying of 2008, the so-called Covina Massacre. Settle in with your cookies and milk and get ready for some reindeer games; it’s the holiday happiness and horror of episode 175.

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The Faceless Villain: Volume Three is now available for purchase in print and ebook formats! And now the audio book is available too! Get it here!

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Some of you may remember my short story collection The Associated Villainies, which I published way back in 2011. Well, I have recently published a second edition, complete with four extra stories, a new cover design, tweaks and corrections to the stories, and a cooler interior layout. Here are the print and ebook versions, and the audio book version is now available here!

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13 O’Clock Episode 123 – Christmas Special: The Warminster Thing and the Rendlesham Forest Incident

Happiest of happy holidays to all of our listeners out there! On this fun, festive Christmas special, Tom and Jenny will be discussing two fascinating British UFO cases that also happened to take place right around Christmastime: the decades-long series of UFO sightings and other strange auditory phenomena collectively known as The Warminster Thing, the main bulk of which began on Christmas Day of 1964; and the infamous Rendlesham Forest Incident, which occurred on December 26th & 28th of 1980 and has gone on to become one of the best known alleged UFO sightings in the world. So pop on your Santa hat and ugly Christmas sweater, pour yourself an eggnog, bust out the Christmas cookies and candy canes, and spend an interstellar Christmas with Tom and Jenny on episode 123.

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13 O’Clock Episode 70 – Holiday Special: Biblical Allegory in the Books of Daniel and Revelation

Happy Holidays, 13 O’Clock listeners! On our sorta Christmasy-themed episode, we’ll be delving into the fascinating world of Biblical mythology, and specifically how the books of Daniel and Revelation may have allegorical, astronomical and astrological underpinnings. Were these books really prophecies of events yet to come, or were they simply fancy mythological retellings of historical happenstances? Put on your ugly Christmas sweater, pour yourself some eggnog, and kick back with your hosts as they jingle all the way into episode 70. Enjoy, and have a safe and happy holiday season out there!

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Link to Xoroaster Zoroaster’s YouTube channel. Christmas songs used in this episode: “Silent Night (Dark Piano Version)” and “Jingle Bells (Dark Piano Version)” by myuuji.

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