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April 14, 2024 — Dr. Thomas F. Lawson with Tim Swartz

Gene and cohost Tim Swartz present the all-encompassing views of Dr. Thomas F. Lawson, a psychologist and original thinker who has done extensive research into the ontology and history of super ancient Egypt and how all of its structures/temples/pyramids are part of a “Messianic/Mashiach Plan,” now culminating and which, he says, will create a “new…

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April 7, 2024 — Dr. Simon Young with Tim Swartz

Gene and cohost Tim Swartz present Dr. Simon Young, a British folklore historian based in Italy. He has written extensively on the nineteenth-century supernatural. His book Magical Folk: British & Irish Fairies, came out in 2017.The Boggart (from Exeter University Press) and The Nail in the Skull and Other Victorian Urban Legends (from Mississippi University Press)…

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March 31, 2024 — Linda C. Powell with Tim Swartz

Gene and cohost Tim Swartz remember one of the key figures of the early UFO field, as we interview Linda C. Powell, news editor for The Anomalist. She is the author of “Against the Odds: Major Donald E. Keyhoe and His Battle to End UFO Secrecy: A Biography.” In UFO lore, one man is largely…

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March 24, 2024 — Greg Ogles with Tim Swartz

A main focus of this episode is Bigfoot as Gene and cohost Tim Swartz present Greg Ogles, who got into investigating Bigfoot in 2013 and is the founder of the Alabama Bigfoot Society. Initially he just wanted a diversion in his life as his profession can be quite stressful. Greg has hunted and fished all…

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March 17, 2024 — W.T. Watson with Tim Swartz

Gene and cohost Tim Swartz present best-selling author W.T. Watson, a coffee addict and writer of both fiction and non-fiction. He infuses his work with his expertise in cryptozoology, monster lore, magic, Forteana and the paranormal. W.T. brings a unique shamanic and magical perspective to all of his work after over 30 years of exploration…

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March 10, 2024 — Ron Janix with Tim Swartz

Gene and cohost Tim Swartz present “Captain” Ron Janix, a fellow who has been immersed in the UFO/paranormal community for many years. During this episode, he’ll talk in detail about the state of UFO research, especially the most recent issues regarding the Pentagon’s various investigative projects. Through reading and listening to experts, working with various…

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March 3, 2024 — Peter Robbins with Tim Swartz

As The Paracast begins its 19th year, Gene and cohost Tim Swartz present Peter Robbins, an investigative writer, author and lecturer best known for his books, columns, articles, radio commentaries, interviews and conference talks about UFOs. He has appeared as a guest on and been consultant to numerous television programs and documentaries. Robbins’ longtime interest…

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February 25, 2024 — Joshua Cutchin with Tim Swartz

Gene and cohost Tim Swartz present a return visit from the one and only Joshua Cutchin, a long-time favorite of listeners to The Paracast. He is an author, musician, husband, father, who has appeared on a wide variety of paranormal programs discussing his work, including the hit History Channel television show “Ancient Aliens.” He is the…

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February 18, 2024 — Hercules Invictus with Tim Swartz

Gene and cohost Tim Swartz welcome back Hercules Invictus. A Lemnian Greek, he’s a proud descendant of Argonauts and Amazons. He is openly Olympian in his spirituality and worldview, dedicated to living the Mythic Life and has been exploring the fringes of our reality throughout his entire earthly sojourn. In this episode, Hercules pontificates about…

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February 11, 2024 — Brian Walker with Tim Swartz

Gene and cohost Tim Swartz present an entertaining pop culture look at “B” movies and movie serials with Brian Walker, creator and webmaster of Brian’s Drive-In Theater. He’s been keeping memories of drive-in films and their stars alive since February 1, 1998. His love of films began in childhood with his first Super 8mm projector…

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