Campfire Curmudgeon

by Nicholas Jones and Heidi S.

Campfire Curmudgeon
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 23
  • Last: 26 Feb 2018
Hey campers! Welcome to the Campfire Curmudgeon! Where your hosts Nicholas Jones (the skeptic) and Heidi S. (the believer) talk about spooky stories! We read your listener submitted true stories and talk about other creepy events! Then we discuss them! Could this phenomenon be real? Could there be a reasonable explanation? Don't forget to send in your creepy stories via email or leave a message on our report hotline (480) 442-0124!

Episodes (23)

  • Bloody Bonus
    Bloody Bonus
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    Published: 26 Feb 2018 Duration: 18:17
    Surprise! Gather 'round the campfire for a nice little bonus episode! Join us as Nicholas gets real confused and learn about the Japanese version of the Bloody Mary myth!    © 2018 Papago Podcast NetworK    *Content Warning: child loss, mis... Read more →
    Surprise! Gather 'round the campfire for a nice little bonus episode! Join us as Nicholas gets real confused and learn about the Japanese version of the Bloody Mary myth!    © 2018 Papago Podcast NetworK    *Content Warning: child loss, mis... Read more →

  • A Bloody Good Time
    A Bloody Good Time
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    Published: 26 Feb 2018 Duration: 32:56
    Good evening Campers! Now that the Olympics figure skating is over, Heidi was finally able to sit Nicholas down for some recording! In this episode our Producer Christopher R. Smith, joins in to keep the facts straight.... or as straight as... Read more →
    Good evening Campers! Now that the Olympics figure skating is over, Heidi was finally able to sit Nicholas down for some recording! In this episode our Producer Christopher R. Smith, joins in to keep the facts straight.... or as straight as... Read more →

  • Satanic Undies?
    Satanic Undies?
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    Published: 30 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:10:08
    Hiya Campers! It gets even more heated in this episode, as your hosts Nicholas and Heidi discuss demons, possession and exorcisms!! Join us to hear Bob Larson tell you to denounce all your satanic tendencies, including certain undergarments... Read more →
    Hiya Campers! It gets even more heated in this episode, as your hosts Nicholas and Heidi discuss demons, possession and exorcisms!! Join us to hear Bob Larson tell you to denounce all your satanic tendencies, including certain undergarments... Read more →

  • Time to Exorcise
    Time to Exorcise
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    Published: 23 Jan 2018 Duration: 50:36
    Hey Campers! Join Nicholas and Heidi as they keep their New Years resolution and get more exorcise!! Wait that's wrong isn't it? Anyways, join us for some devilish fun! 
    Hey Campers! Join Nicholas and Heidi as they keep their New Years resolution and get more exorcise!! Wait that's wrong isn't it? Anyways, join us for some devilish fun! 

  • The Writing On The Wall
    The Writing On The Wall
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    Published: 5 Jan 2018 Duration: 50:17
    Hey Campers! Welcome to 2018!! We are so excited to be back after the holidays and all the sniffles going around. We are bringing in the new year with a local Phoenix story! Join is for our thought on the Rudy Calderon story! A phoenix man ... Read more →
    Hey Campers! Welcome to 2018!! We are so excited to be back after the holidays and all the sniffles going around. We are bringing in the new year with a local Phoenix story! Join is for our thought on the Rudy Calderon story! A phoenix man ... Read more →

  • Podfest 2017 Special!
    Podfest 2017 Special!
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    Published: 18 Dec 2017 Duration: 41:58
    Hey Campers! We have a special treat for you today! Because Heidi has a case of the sniffles, we decided to let you all hear something special! This past October your hosts Heidi and Nick interviewed 3 special guests at LA Podfest 2017... Read more →
    Hey Campers! We have a special treat for you today! Because Heidi has a case of the sniffles, we decided to let you all hear something special! This past October your hosts Heidi and Nick interviewed 3 special guests at LA Podfest 2017... Read more →

  • illuminope
    illuminope
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    Published: 5 Dec 2017 Duration: 02:12:25
    Please see below content warning! Hey Campers..... this time it's all our fault! One of us decided to record right after a company holiday party, one of us thought they needed to pour a few to catch up! Not naming any names!!! Oh yeah, and ... Read more →
    Please see below content warning! Hey Campers..... this time it's all our fault! One of us decided to record right after a company holiday party, one of us thought they needed to pour a few to catch up! Not naming any names!!! Oh yeah, and ... Read more →

  • This is your fault
    This is your fault
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    Published: 29 Nov 2017 Duration: 49:27
    You can't blame us for this one! You did it! (Or didn't do it if you haven't sent us any stories!) This weeks episode is all listener content! We even got an interesting little story from Eric lachappa. Although he probably should have call... Read more →
    You can't blame us for this one! You did it! (Or didn't do it if you haven't sent us any stories!) This weeks episode is all listener content! We even got an interesting little story from Eric lachappa. Although he probably should have call... Read more →

  • Hunting for Hauntings
    Hunting for Hauntings
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    Published: 13 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:01:58
    Nick and Heidi hunted down some local ghost hunters (hunted down get it?) for an illuminating interview! The Zaharas discuss their recent adventure on the grounds of the gruesome Tate murders, committed by the Manson Family in 1969. They al... Read more →
    Nick and Heidi hunted down some local ghost hunters (hunted down get it?) for an illuminating interview! The Zaharas discuss their recent adventure on the grounds of the gruesome Tate murders, committed by the Manson Family in 1969. They al... Read more →

  • We're Not Seeing Stars
    We're Not Seeing Stars
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    Published: 6 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:02:33
    Content Warning after description! This episode has Nicholas and Heidi getting into some intense discussions thanks to Stardust Ranch! A local Arizona ranch owner claims that he and his wife have been attacked by aliens! Heidi and Nick talk... Read more →
    Content Warning after description! This episode has Nicholas and Heidi getting into some intense discussions thanks to Stardust Ranch! A local Arizona ranch owner claims that he and his wife have been attacked by aliens! Heidi and Nick talk... Read more →

  • Halloween Special
    Halloween Special
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    Published: 1 Nov 2017 Duration: 39:07
    Hey Campers! Sadly this one is coming out late due to an upload error! Join us for some spooktacular Halloween fun! In this episode Nick and Heidi discuss the origins of Halloween! 
    Hey Campers! Sadly this one is coming out late due to an upload error! Join us for some spooktacular Halloween fun! In this episode Nick and Heidi discuss the origins of Halloween! 

  • The King Has Left the Building?
    The King Has Left the Building?
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    Published: 25 Oct 2017 Duration: 55:23
    In this weeks episode Heidi and Nicholas discuss Elvis Presley! Has the king really left the building? Is he relaxing in Buenos Aires? Was there a hit put on The King? Listen and find out while we discuss some conspiracy theories, around th... Read more →
    In this weeks episode Heidi and Nicholas discuss Elvis Presley! Has the king really left the building? Is he relaxing in Buenos Aires? Was there a hit put on The King? Listen and find out while we discuss some conspiracy theories, around th... Read more →

  • Friggatriskaidekaphobia
    Friggatriskaidekaphobia
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    Published: 13 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:03:17
    Did you know that Friggatriskaidekaphobia is the fear of Friday the 13th? In this episode our special guest Josh, teaches us about superstitions. No not the Stevie Wonder song! Thats Superstition! Let us know if we missed any superstitions ... Read more →
    Did you know that Friggatriskaidekaphobia is the fear of Friday the 13th? In this episode our special guest Josh, teaches us about superstitions. No not the Stevie Wonder song! Thats Superstition! Let us know if we missed any superstitions ... Read more →

  • It's a Whatsis!
    It's a Whatsis!
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    Published: 2 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:09:10
    It's a scramjet, it's a flare, it's a whatsis! In this episode Heidi and Nicholas discuss Arizona UFO sightings. Are all these sightings just flares or other known aircraft or could it be extraterrestrials buzzing the Southwestern skies? Th... Read more →
    It's a scramjet, it's a flare, it's a whatsis! In this episode Heidi and Nicholas discuss Arizona UFO sightings. Are all these sightings just flares or other known aircraft or could it be extraterrestrials buzzing the Southwestern skies? Th... Read more →

  • This Sucks
    This Sucks
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    Published: 25 Sep 2017 Duration: 42:40
    Get ready for another round of campfire stories, and this one really sucks! Join us for a discussion about Vampires! (We are starting to feel that Halloween spirit) This episode has a very special guest! Rachel joins us in this episode with... Read more →
    Get ready for another round of campfire stories, and this one really sucks! Join us for a discussion about Vampires! (We are starting to feel that Halloween spirit) This episode has a very special guest! Rachel joins us in this episode with... Read more →

  • Creepy Kids
    Creepy Kids
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    Published: 18 Sep 2017 Duration: 38:40
    3 year old kids are the best at being creepy. Or so some of the tales we have for you this week will have you believing. Or maybe you'll be a curmudgeon about them. Who knows? Find out! Listen!  I don't know, I just describe things, man.
    3 year old kids are the best at being creepy. Or so some of the tales we have for you this week will have you believing. Or maybe you'll be a curmudgeon about them. Who knows? Find out! Listen!  I don't know, I just describe things, man.

  • Prince Albert In A Can
    Prince Albert In A Can
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    Published: 14 Sep 2017 Duration: 35:50
    Join Nick and Heidi for more garbled facts about the Victorian Spiritualism movement and learn some surprising facts about what the Fox Sisters could could do with their toes. *No not THAT!* Don't forget to stay tuned after the episode for ... Read more →
    Join Nick and Heidi for more garbled facts about the Victorian Spiritualism movement and learn some surprising facts about what the Fox Sisters could could do with their toes. *No not THAT!* Don't forget to stay tuned after the episode for ... Read more →

  • Tasty Ectoplasm
    Tasty Ectoplasm
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    Published: 5 Sep 2017 Duration: 38:55
    Join Nicholas and Heidi as they discuss the Spiritualism Movement of the 19th century and discover just how tasty ectoplasm can be! Don't forget to check out Instagram and tag us in your ectoplasmic creations! 
    Join Nicholas and Heidi as they discuss the Spiritualism Movement of the 19th century and discover just how tasty ectoplasm can be! Don't forget to check out Instagram and tag us in your ectoplasmic creations! 

  • All Alone
    All Alone
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    Published: 28 Aug 2017 Duration: 23:08
    This episode is a little bit different than our usual episodes. Nicholas was not able to join in on this weeks episode, but we didn't want to leave you all without an episode! Join Heidi as she reads some stories about Arizona from the book... Read more →
    This episode is a little bit different than our usual episodes. Nicholas was not able to join in on this weeks episode, but we didn't want to leave you all without an episode! Join Heidi as she reads some stories about Arizona from the book... Read more →

  • Here We Go Again!
    Here We Go Again!
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    Published: 21 Aug 2017 Duration: 49:28
    This week Heidi and Nicholas discuss reincarnation! Sometimes we all wish we could have a second chance at something, but what about a whole other life? Thanks for sticking with us through our break last week! We try to keep this podcast a ... Read more →
    This week Heidi and Nicholas discuss reincarnation! Sometimes we all wish we could have a second chance at something, but what about a whole other life? Thanks for sticking with us through our break last week! We try to keep this podcast a ... Read more →