Dec. 14, 2022

DAVID FLORA WEEK- Spring Heeled Jack: England’s Weirdest Paranormal Legend | 313

DAVID FLORA WEEK- Spring Heeled Jack: England’s Weirdest Paranormal Legend | 313
Apple Podcasts podcast player badge
Spotify podcast player badge
Google Podcasts podcast player badge
Pandora podcast player badge
Amazon Music podcast player badge
iHeartRadio podcast player badge
Audible podcast player badge
Podchaser podcast player badge
Castro podcast player badge
Castbox podcast player badge
Podcast Addict podcast player badge
PlayerFM podcast player badge
PocketCasts podcast player badge
Deezer podcast player badge
Podyssey podcast player badge
Gaana podcast player badge
RSS Feed podcast player badge

David Flora Week Day 3! This time we go back to 2019 and let David flex his random accent muscles a plenty as we talk Spring-Heeled Jack. If you are into gropey, fire belching leapers with a total disregard for stagecoach safety then you are in luck!

Original Description
This week we hop BACK over the pond to merry ol’ England to tackle a most vile and sinister serial…slapper? Well – slapper, groper, fire belcher, carriage crasher, and more. This week we’re looking into the legend of Spring Heeled Jack. This mischievous prankster allegedly had metal claws, could leap over 10 ft. walls, breath blue fire, apparently loved to slap authority figures, and cause carriages to crash. But who was this British bouncer? Is this just a folk tale re-told over the years to explain away hundreds of different events, was there a person of extraordinary ability terrorizing the countryside, or were these just a series of glorified fraternity pranks? David Flora of the Blurry Photos podcast joins the fun to help us uncover the identity of Britain’s strangest urban legend. Plus, Conspiracy Bot tries to get rid of Flora (he’s protective of BRENT’S beer), the fellas all try their hands at a British accent and fail miserably (shocking), and a related ghost in Long Island sounds eerily similar to Keanu Reeves (whoa). All of that and more on the podcast that’s never terrified women by blowing fire into their face, we do it the old fashioned way, by letting them see our work ethic and bank account – Hysteria 51.

Special thanks to this week’s sources:

The Legend of Spring-Heeled Jack | Karl Bell
The Mystery of Spring-Heeled Jack: From Victorian Legend to Steampunk Hero | John Matthews

The Mystery Of Spring Heeled Jack –
Cryptids and Monsters: The Spring-Heeled Jack –

Wikipedia –
Atlas Obscura –
Historic UK –
Mysterious Universe –
Blurry Photos –