Out There Radio (season 1)

Discover the paths of the Tarot deck. In your near future, we see an hour long audio program dealing with these mysterious and misunderstood cards. The 22nd episode of Out There Radio takes a closer look at the history and uses of the Tarot deck. Out There science news returns with military-funded tongue sensors, and we discuss the esoterically banal “Smith Code.”

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Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 9:00pm EDT

The 21st episode of Out There Radio exposes the futuristic vision of Nikola Tesla, one of the greatest inventors of the 20th century.  Alien communications, death rays and free energy for all!  We’ll also talk about DARPA insect cyborgs and the ATF’s crackdown on ninjas and our civil liberties.

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Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

Part 2 of our interview with Dick J. Reavis, Journalism Professor at NC State and one of the leading experts on the Waco tragedy. His book, The Ashes of Waco, was one of the first works to point out many of the problems with the raid, seige, and fire at the the Branch Davidian compound in Waco, TX, in the spring of 1993. Part 2 features the story of the seige, the fire, and many of the congressional hearings that have investigated the tragedy.

Direct download: Out_There_Radio_-_Episode_20_-_The_Ashes_of_Waco_part_2.mp3
Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

Part 1 of our interview with Dick J. Reavis, Journalism Professor at NC State and one of the leading experts on the Waco tragedy. His book, The Ashes of Waco, was one of the first works to point out many of the problems with the raid, seige, and fire at the the Branch Davidian compound in Waco, TX, in the spring of 1993. Part 1 features the background of the case as well as the story up to the day after the raid.

Direct download: Out_There_Radio_-_Episode_19_-_The_Ashes_of_Waco_part_1.mp3
Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 7:00pm EDT

Prepare yourself for an hour of atheism with writer and filmmaker Brian Flemming. The 18th episode of Out There Radio focuses on his recent film, The God Who Wasn’t There, a documentary which presents the theory that Jesus was never a real historical figure. Earlier this week, the film became the bestselling documentary on Amazon, find out why on this installment of Out There.

Direct download: Out_There_Radio_-_Episode_18_-_Atheists_Strike_Back.mp3
Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

In the 17th episode of Out There Radio, we interview Keith Winkler, a Freemason and esoteric scholar from Atlanta. We’ll set you straight on the history and current practices of this centuries-old fraternity.  We discuss the origins of the lodge, its rise to notoriety, and its contemporary significance.  We also cover the anti-Masonic movement, its origins in 19th century America and current existence on the internet.

Direct download: Out_There_Radio_-_Episode_17_-_Freemasons_Caught_on_Tape.mp3
Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

Get ready to spend a hilarious hour with the Reverend Ivan Stang. Rev. Stang is the head of the Church of the SubGenius, as well as an author and radio show host. His religion, based on a concept of slack and a figure head known as J.R. Bob Dobbs, may just be the way…

Reverend Ivan Stang is the author and publisher of the first screed of the Church of the SubGenius. He is credited with founding the Church in, though Stang himself denies this and claims the organization was founded in 1953 by J. R. “Bob” Dobbs. Since the publication of the first SubGenius pamphlet in 1980, Stang has embarked on a worldwide crusade (spanning at least three continents) to promote the Church.

Direct download: Out_There_Radio_-_Episode_16_-_Church_of_the_Sub-Genius.mp3
Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

A journey into the life, mysterious death and strange beliefs of William Cooper. This conspiracy theorist and short wave radio host was dubbed “The most dangerous talk show host in America” by then President Clinton. Find out why on the 15th episode of Out There Radio.

Direct download: Out_There_Radio_-_Episode_15_-_Behold_a_Pale_Horse.mp3
Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

You knew we had to cover it at some point… In the 14th episode of Out There Radio, we take on the allegations that the moon landing was faked. An interesting discussion of a subject that has received a lot of attention recently. Beware the deadly Van Allen Radiation Belt!

Direct download: Out_There_Radio_-_Episode_14_-_Moon_Landing_Hoax.mp3
Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

Don’t miss our interview with author and psychedelic scholar Robert Forte. We discuss historical and contemporary uses of entheogens (psychedelics) within the context of religion. Also, we take a closer look at the meaning of the psychedelic explosion of the 1960’s and its most controversial figure, Timothy Leary.

Robert Forte interned with Stan Grof before studying history and the psychology of religion at the University of Chicago. He has taught at the University of California at Santa Cruz, and served on the board of directors of the Albert Hoffman Foundation. Since 1985 he has been president of the Church of the Awakening.

Direct download: Out_There_Radio_-_Episode_13_-_L.ets_S.ave_D.emocracy.mp3
Category:Season 1 -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT