…A friendly conversation about eternal damnation and some other stuff.
More Zoroastrianism, more chaos, as we talk about spirits, critters, wolves, crabs, and hedgehogs.
A chaotic dive into Zoroastrianism. Where we’re going, we don’t need outlines.
We’re not saying Yahweh stole all of Mitra’s best ideas, but…
Satan’s transition from attorney to monster
A little “light” entertainment as we tackle Michelle Remembers…
Wrapping up our dive into ancient Israel with a mix of ancient and modern demonology and monsterology.
Meanwhile, at Satancon, a shallow dive into a very deep pool…six millenia of demon stuff in 45 minutes…
Did you ever dance with the devil in the pale moonlight, specifically on April 30?
Mostly Old Testament conceptions of the underworld this week. It’s nice to get back to the actual topic of the podcast!
Talking about the developing concept of The Devil in the intertestamental period. PARTY CITY!!
Tackling the Watcher myth, strident and uninformed opinions on 1 Enoch, and so much more!
Two of the biggest Satan stories in the old testament…or ARE they? Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, and Job in…life’s vicissitudes.
After two years, we’re finally getting to the bible! A bit about the history of the Jewish religion and of Jahweh. We’re confident we’re going to get this wrong, but we’re confident!
It’s 12th night…are you still spinning flax? For the love of god, STOP!!!
Drew Edwards returns to talk about the various monsters (and one rather nice grandma) of the Christmas season!
The perfect autumn miniseries with just a dash of Dante – Over the Garden Wall
Elizabeth Andres joins us to talk about the strange underworld of Beetlejuice!
A Halloween special talk about the Wild Hunt…what is it? Is it really a thing? Are babies involved? So many questions.
Author La Carmina talks with us about Satanism, world travel, and her new book!
It’s #50!!! We celebrate by arguing over who is the best Satan for two hours!!
Animals of a somewhat hellish nature and (sometimes) a petlike quality.
Various demonic kiddies, vampiric infants, and flying babies
We’re on a regrettable roll! Rumors of infant sacrifice and cannibalism abound in humanity’s favorite game: Othering!
Infant Damnation, babies as infernal torments, The Patriarchy vs. Women (but also vs most of humanity) and more! Triggers abound!
Special guest Drew Edwards, author of “Halloween Man,” joins us to talk about the Hellraiser franchise and his new Kickstarter!
Still more questions! Does the devil wear Prada? Does the pope? Why do demon names have all those “Z”s? We don’t answer any of them!
Celebrating Episode #42, questions and…answers?…from our friends about a range of infernal topics. Also, Submissive Chicken.
Live from Havencon 2022: Everything you wanted to know about demons but were afraid to ask!
A little chat about the Round Table and where it all went wrong
Things that go bump in the night!
Talking about Tuatha de Danu, Fomori, Tuatha de danu, Morrigan, Tuatha de Danu, and more!
A long, rambling conversational journey through Celtic myth begins!
If not the oldest psychopomp, possibly the grumpiest…
Dancing with death and the devil!
Let’s talk about worms?
D+B=BB4EVR! Tape #2 of the most awesome mix tape the world will ever experience…
D+B=BB4EVR! Because sublimated homosexuality is obviously THE dominant theme of “Inferno” we round out the year with this love offering.
Festivus is almost upon us! We answer the question, “what will YOU buy Victoria?”
One last stop in our journey through Hell…
Get these XXXXX snakes off my XXXXX bolgia!
Moving on, we start to get deeper into fraud and deceit and…more popes…
Our sprint through the inferno takes us through the Circle of Wrath!
Welcome to the dark woods of our lives: Infernovember 1!
Announcing our November challenge – sprinting with Dante…
How much do you know about the Antichrist? Really? Want to host a podcast?..
Spending a few minutes with the baddies of Egyptian mythology…
#HOIT – Horus, Osiris, Isis, and Thoth!
There is no underworld quite as complicated as the Egyptian underworld.
And onward to Egypt! Did you know you can’t cover Egypt in one episode? Why did we try? We tried.
One last evening with the Ladies of Hell as the podcasters try their very limited skills at Jeopardy
Let’s talk about Persephone, the reason for the season!
A brief stroll through the ladies of the world of Yokai and the Japanese afterlife
Lilith, Part 2 – Celebrities embracing the Lilith mystique, and a long aside on kaballah
First of a two-parter on the queen of the night, wife and grandmother of the devil, Lilith!
The Ladies of Hell – the Pleaides, alewives, The Farmer’s Curst Wife, and Mictecacihuatl!
Because the one thing you need if you’re trying to pick up someone in the subway by being the lord of darkness is a sound track.
Bittersweet wrap-up of Mesopotamia with the star-crossed bromance of Gilgamesh and Enkidu…
The Harrowing of Hell: The action-packed second film in the Easter Trilogy!
Today’s ramble was inspired by Mesopotamian demonology, but who knows where it will go!
More ancient myth: two Mesopotamian gods of the dead, one house, one crazy father-in-law, comedy ensues
Starting on a long road of ancient myth and wobbly research: the Mesopotamian netherworld and the Descent of Innana!
Special guest Jason joins us for fond (?) memories of the 1980s Satanic Panic.
Fun with urban legends, part two – tunnels under New Jersey, Hell.com, the Devil’s Den, Bloody Mary, and the Gates of Guinee…
Fun with urban legends, part one – two hellmouths, a cryptid, and some cursed poetry…
In our most self-indulgent episode yet, we tackle the Christmas magic of Santa Vs Satan.
The hosts go on a winding (maybe swerving) journey through Krampusland,
Part two of our journey down the Styx, with a few non-Greek side trips.
Sailing down the rivers of hell, part 1
What does the devil look like? We don’t know. Ignorance shall not stop us.
Expectations, preconceptions, hello, and a whirlwind tour of hell’s history!