Resurrect Dead: Toynbee Tiles & Jupiter & 2001, Oh My! | 225

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Toynbee Ideas in Kubrick’s 2001 Resurrect Dead on Planet Jupiter. No, that’s not some strange Fortean Mad Libs, it’s a message that, in various iterations, has been found across the world for over 30 years. Etched into streets, these “Toynbee Tiles” remain a mystery to investigators to this day. Who put them there? Are they all the product of the same person or group? What’s their intention? Does the hateful ideology found on a few of them apply to all of them? As usual we ask tough questions this week (and as usual we have a hard time answering them ¯_(ツ)_/¯ ). Plus, Conspiracy Bot has a new product line (frightening). The new product line is geared to children (more frightening). And he’s now calling people “daddy-o” (probably the most frightening). All of that and more on the podcast that wasn’t familiar with Toynbee Tiles, but WAS very familiar with KayBee Toys – Hysteria 51.

Special thanks to this week’s research sources: 

Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles –

The Baltimore Sun –
Toynbee tiles Wikipedia –
Cyber Space Orbit –
Atlas Obscura –
Toynbee What Is It? –
Hidden City –
NPR Pittsburgh –
Old Post-Gazette (via Wayback Machine) –

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