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We love sitcoms. Particularly classic British sitcoms of the 1970s and 1980s. They remind us of our happy childhoods, watching television with our families in the evenings, back when choice was limited to just three or four channels. Now – 30 or 40 years later – we still love to watch classic sitcoms like Rising Damp, Fawlty Towers, Porridge and more: it’s like going to visit an old friend with whom you immediately feel relaxed and comfortable. Starting with The Good Life (Good Neighbors to ...
 
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Phil introduces Jay and Clifton to the chill indie vibes of Bloomsday's debut album, The Day The Colors Died. Sources: http://www.gracehotel.50megs.com/Albums/Bloomsday96.html https://enthusiastsource.com/starflyer59fans/?topic=810.0 https://www.musicbanter.com/hardcore-emo/29342-bloomsday.html https://www.turnofftheradio.de/2011/01/1997.html https…
 
It's the Fawltys 15th wedding anniversary and Basil's forgotten (or has he?) When Sybil flounces off just before the surprise dinner party Basil has planned, how will 'Baz' break the news to his guests? Meanwhile, Manuel and Jacko the Chef clash in the kitchen over the correct way to cook a paella, and Eggs Les's up for our inaugural game of 'Indiv…
 
Dead guests, blow up sex dolls, a kipper in a tank top, a doctor with a one-track-mind....it's the most hectic of the twelve Fawlty Towers episodes this week as we deep dive 'The Kipper & The Corpse'. This weeks tangents take in gym meat, Rick Wakeman's penchant for curry and John Cleese's beef, while we tout Maureen Lipman for an imaginary Fawlty …
 
Hello Friends! In this episode, Katie tells us about the unsolved murder of Nanette Krentel. She was found with a gunshot wound to the head but it was framed to look like she died in a house fire. They still don't know who did it to this day. Who do you think did it? Brittany tells us about a man named John Titor who claims he was from the year 203…
 
Jay and Clifton are introduced to the unique hard rock sounds of Stavesacre's debut, Friction, by special listener guest Derek! Sources: https://web.archive.org/web/20021218080312/http://www.hmmagazine.com:80/old/stavemayjune1996.html https://urbanachievershow.com/episodes/mark-salomon https://urbanachievershow.com/episodes/mark-salomon-part-2 http…
 
When a bolshy transatlantic visitor pays Basil £20 to keep the chef on after hours, Jacko has other ideas, leaving Basil to play out a pantomime of voices in the kitchen. Will he manage to put together a Waldorf Salad for his American guest? At least the other guests seem happy (or are they?) Meanwhile, Alison fires ten 1979 questions at Eggs in th…
 
Hello everyone. This month's listener story is a little different we are covering alot of missing person cases. Olivia Fowler Last seen August 13th, 2021 5'2 - 100 lbs - Blonde Hair - Hazel Green Eyes - Caucasian - Female Last seen wearing a tie-dye shirt, white cut-offs, and black flip-flops. https://www.fox5atlanta.com/news/olivia-fowler-missing-…
 
When a psychiatrist checks in at Fawlty Titties, sexually repressed Basil immediately assumes that he is being psychoanalysed, while all the guests over 70 assume he is there to wheel off the Major to the looney bin (including the Major himself). Meanwhile, we try some Fawlty inspired limericks and pass our warm thanks on to Russell Brand for helpi…
 
We are sorry for the delay but we finally have the sensational and tragic story of Gabby Petito. Brittany and Katie go through the time line leading up to her disappearance and discuss theories swirling around what really happened to Gabby Petito. Stick around for Katies paranormal story on Emily's Bridge or the Gold Brook Covered Bridge and how po…
 
When Basil has some luck on the gee-gees, he's desperate to prevent the dragon from finding out, so what does he do? Trusts the Major to look after the Brewsters of course.... Meanwhile, Mrs Richards gets Alison's back up at every turn, and we bring back apt anagrams from series 1 (Connie Booth = Hot Bone Icon)! #FawltyTowers #SADDO Check out the c…
 
Eggs is joined by Australian actor, comic, writer and quiz guru Stephen Hall. Stephen was hand-picked by John Cleese himself to step into his sizeable shoes and play Basil Fawlty in the stage show written by John himself, which toured Australia in 2016. As well as nostalgically reminiscing about the experience, Stephen puts his credentials to the t…
 
Hello again friends! We've made it to episode 40 can you believe it?! We are so happy to have each of you here this week and have we got some stories for you! Brittany starts us out with one of the greatest gem heists in all American history. Find out how these beach bums turned blue collar crime buddies pulled off stealing some of JP Morgan's most…
 
It's the infamous episode where the Major goes full Bernard Manning (never go full Bernard!) After holding a minute's silence to mark the Major's cancellation, we muse over 70s hospitals, a very mixed bag of German puns, and a Fawlty themed World Cup song. #FawltyTowers #SADDO #dontmentionthewar Check out the corresponding show notes page at https:…
 
Jay and Clifton get a taste of Black Eyed Sceva with their EP, 5 Years, 50,000 Miles Davis, and declare Ryan's Driveway one of the Top 10 Christian songs of the 1990s. Sources: https://isawlightningfall.blogspot.com/2014/09/music-to-write-by-model-engines-scarred.html http://modelengine.astepintothedark.com/enter.htm http://modelengine.astepintothe…
 
In this episode, Katie throws it back to 2008. She tells us about the MTV Wife Swap show where the Stockdale family made an appearance. They lived a very strict life full of chores and housework. The second oldest son Jacob killed his mother Kathy and youngest brother James before turning the gun on himself. James survived and has recovered from hi…
 
Basil's attempts to make the place classier see him invite the Twitchens and the Twitchers to a specially planned gourmet evening. Unfortunately, Kurt (the amorous chef with a penchant for tiny Spanish waiters) struggles to deal with unrequited love and it all goes pear-shaped fast. Meanwhile, Al and Eggs get drawn into catchphrase wars and discuss…
 
As Basil's mania reaches new heights due to a heady cocktail of having to deal with Hitler-vibe Cribbins and the dude from Woof, Manuel is struggling with the lack of sun in Torquay. Meanwhile, we discuss similarities between Fawlty Towers and The Overlook Hotel, and marvel at the concept of reserving BBC2 in a hotel bar for the enjoyment of a tele…
 
GREETINGS! Thank you for joining us for this weeks episode! Brittany starts us out with the case of Marjorie West. The third oldest missing children's case in the United States recorded history. Learn how this beautiful Mother's Day Sunday afternoon turned into a mothers worst nightmare. Just where did this curly headed beauty go? Katie keeps us go…
 
Jay and Clifton don their diving equipment and delve into the deep waters hidden under the noisy surface of this '60s chic indie rock darling. https://luxury.bandcamp.com/ https://www.parallel-love.com/ https://www.lulu.com/en/au/shop/d-e-lee-bozeman/strange-flowers/paperback/product-1v9ejwv8.html SOURCES: http://luxuryfansite.yolasite.com/ https:/…
 
Hey friends! We're back at it again with keeping you literally disturbed. Katie has some big news to share this week so make sure you tune in! In this episode, Katie covers the murder of Steven Mineo. Steven and his girlfriend Barbra Rogers met through an online alien cult. When the leader of the cult Sherry Shriner turned on Barbara deeming her a …
 
THE TIME HAS FINALLY COME!!! We asked and you guys sent in some amazing stories that we are so excited to finally be sharing with you!! This week we have 4 excellent stories we are alternating in telling you that are straight from you friends. We've got protector ghosts, ghost uncles, ouija boards, mediums and more in this episode!! **Edited to add…
 
As the farce is ramped up to 11, Basil tries to escape the attentions of a flirtatious Parisienne by settling into his single bed with an altogether strange choice of paperback. Meanwhile, Eggs checks out the episode in reverse and we smoke-shame our parents 1990s mid-air nicotine intake (although it was de rigueur at the time)... #FawltyTowers #SA…
 
Jay and Clifton crank the volume, pull up their tube socks, and mosh to the brutish punk rock of One 21’s first ep, In The Year King Uzziah Died. "It kind of became a quest to be holy instead of a quest to be honest." SOURCES: https://pac139.tripod.com/one21/index.htm https://facedownrecords.com/family/one-21/ https://deathisvictory.wordpress.com/2…
 
The Fawltys pop off to play golf, facilitating an Andrew Sachs tour de force as Manuel takes over running the hotel. Meanwhile, Al has nightmares about her compulsory enrolment at Grange Hill and tells us about the time she popped her finger in the a. #FawltyTowers #SADDO Check out the corresponding show notes page at https://saddo.club Support thi…
 
Hey friends! In this episode, Brittany tells us about John Hunter the man that inspired the book Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde. He was a Scottish surgeon who was obsessed with dissecting bodies that he had henchmen go dig up. He became so obsessed with one specimen in particular an 8'4 man named Charles Byrne. Find out what he did with his body and how he…
 
Hello friends! In this episode, Katie tells us about the mobster like union boss Al Bramlet. He was a tough union boss and didn't mess around when it came to having local restaurants in Las Vegas join his culinary union 226. The ones that didn't join were met with bombs that may or may not have exploded. The ones that didn't go off went unpaid and …
 
Take two yall!! Sorry for last week's missing episode but we finally have it ready for you!!! This week Brittany tells us about Bradway Brown and his mysterious murder that came after the death of two of his closest friends. Katie tells us all about the Kelly Hopkins Encounter and how this UFO event disrupted lives for decades to come. Crytozoologi…
 
As we start our Fawlty odyssey for real, it quickly becomes apparent that Sybil Fawlty is Alison's Tom Good. In addition to Sybil getting both barrels from Al, we discuss rotary telephones and weather vanes, as well as proper suitcase / porter ettiquette. #FawltyTowers #SADDO Check out the corresponding show notes page at https://saddo.club Support…
 
Jay and Clifton revv up the engines and let loose to the mid-90s vibes of Dakoda Motor Co.'s sophomore release, Welcome Race Fans. Sources: https://dakodamotor.co/ http://www.gracehotel.50megs.com/old%20site/DakodaMotorCoNews.html Stand Up: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lnvMrQFJGKA Where Did It Go: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=beqcJ2cMwvQ Trip…
 
We're back with the first episode of series 2 and a general chit chat about the universally adored Fawlty Towers, in advance of getting stuck into the very first episode next week. In addition to looking at the main players and some Fawlty folklore, we start a campaign to bring back the name Ballard, and get sidetracked into some 'Give Us a Clue' n…
 
Thanks for joining us for this weeks episode of Literally Disturbed! We have some great stories for you this week. Katie starts us off with a true crime story that inspired the Netflix series "Dirty John". Find out how dirty he really is and how he conned his way through his life and almost got away with a fortune. Brittany continues the haunted th…
 
Jay & Clifton get radical talking True Love Waits and the evils of Christian persecution while listening to Pocket Change's first album, Steadfast. Sources: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jmj2ESDgvv4 https://scholar.lib.vt.edu/VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1997/vp971128/11270057.htm?fbclid=IwAR0QgvILXI2oTgJ833yX8QBUC-xnRka6PZyNbmnfOmSXLmpQpBnYlHgJYQ8 ht…
 
Hello friends it's episode 32! Brittany finishes up telling us part two of the great train heist. Find out what happened to all the men that participated and their fateful ends. Katie tells us the spooky story of the Harvard Exit Theater. Find out who still lurks around the halls. Sophie tells us about the dark watchers. Find out what exactly that …
 
Howdy friends! Thanks for joining us for another week of Literally Disturbed. If you are new here...well buckle up! On this week's episode Brittany's part one takes us on another train ride with a dash of a super grand heist gone wrong! Katie tells us about Bobby Mackey's Music World and how it started as a slaughter house and is now a sweet little…
 
Hello there! We made it to episode 30!! Katie tells us about Joe Metheny. This man is a monster. Find out from his own words how he murdered several sex workers and used their meat in a special way. Brittany lightens the mood and tells us the interestingly spooky story of the Belasco Theatre. The original owner still runs the show even in the after…
 
Hello friends! In this episode, Brittany tells us about Elizabeth Holmes. Find out how this woman scammed billions of dollars from elite board members that invested in her "world-changing technology". Here is a link to the 20/20 episode. https://abc.com/shows/2020/episode-guide/2019-03/15-the-dropout Katie tells us about the Moon River Brewery in S…
 
Jay and Clifton are joined by D-TONE-8-RZ bassist (and Knowledge Fight host) Dan Friesen to discuss Five Iron Frenzy's EP, Quantity Is Job 1. "Five Iron Frenzy were the kind of Christians that I wished I was surrounded by…” https://www.fiveironfrenzy.com/ https://web.archive.org/web/19990224011503/http://www.fiveironfrenzy.com/faqs.htm https://web.…
 
Hey friends! We received a request for a story by a listener named Hannah! (Thank you Hannah). Katie covers the sad story of a little girl named Zhara Baker. She was a bright young girl from Australia who fought bone cancer and unfortunately lost part of her left leg and had to wear a prosthetic leg. She also lost hearing in both her ears due to th…
 
Thanks for joining us for episode 27 of Literally Disturbed! We've got some disturbing stories for you so get settled in! Brittany's true crime story this week is on the infamous "Gone Girl" case from Vallejo county California. Denise and Aaron went to bed thinking they had a fresh start on their relationship. They had no idea however that start wo…
 
Jay and Clifton gush over Bloodshed, the genre-crossing hardcore band that was ahead of their time in the Christian music scene. Then lead singer Jason Fleetwood joins the guys to talk about Bloodshed. Jason Fleetwood: https://soundcloud.com/jason-fleetwood-1 Sources: http://www.mediafire.com/file/lm0wa6e7xrk968r/Bloodshed_-_Demo.rar/file https://w…
 
Heeeey Friends!!! It's Episode 26 :D :D...Can you believe it? We've got a quicky for you this week ;) but still just as Literally Disturbing as always. In our True Crime spot Mermaid Goddess Lady Katie tells us about the tragic murder of Skylar Neese and how this murder reminds us of a similar case we've covered before. Find out who these backstabb…
 
Hey friends! We made it to episode 25! Brittany went down a TikTok rabbit hole and found a juicy true-crime (ish) story to tell you. We can't promise she won't derail. She tells us about a scandalous story that happened in Anchorage, Alaska. She tells us about how gossip led to the end of a man's political career and that boozy cookies are a thing.…
 
Special guest Jason Fleetwood (Bloodshed, Rainy Days) joins Jay and Clifton to discuss one of his favorite albums from "those days," The Fashion Focus from Starflyer 59. Sources: https://starflyer43.tripod.com/id3.html https://thenicsperiment.blogspot.com/ https://opuszine.us/reviews/the-fashion-focus-starflyer-59 https://asongaday.blog/tag/the-fas…
 
Hey friends! Welcome back to our double part two-er. Katie tells us about the remaining 2 victims out of the canonical 5. Learn how Jack the Ripper earned his name, was it really him writing in letters to authorities or was it a hoax? Brittany dives in a little deeper and tells us about a few more famous celebrities that may or may not have "allege…
 
Welcome back friends to another episode of Literally Disturbed!! This week Katie tells the tale of the infamous Jack the Ripper in her first two parter! TRIGGER WARNING!! This get pretty graphic, they didn't call him that for nothing.. Brittany shares her research on Paramusical..aka the corrolation between Paranormal and music. This is also a two …
 
WARNING! This episode contains righteous anger accompanied by cursing. Jay and Clifton struggle (really struggle) to come to terms with the surprisingly enjoyable gateway to rock of our youths, Extra-Ordinary by Johnny Q. Public. SOURCES: https://danofritz.wordpress.com/ https://www.crossrhythms.co.uk/artists/Johnny_Q_Public/9458/ https://www.jesus…
 
***EDIT ALERT*** Kingpin is from Daredevil not Luke Cage...I realized while editing. Sorry fellow nerds. ...annnyways it's our Golden Episode!! Can you believe it's already episode 22?! Thank you to all of you who are taking this journey with us. We love you! This week Brittany's Crashtastic Scenic Railway derails us with a fantastic attempt at ret…
 
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