Podcast

Moral Combat: The War on Violent Video Games

[smart_track_player url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefarside/BBShow01.mp3″ title=”Moral Combat: War on Violent Video Games” image=”https://mysteriousmatters.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/cropped-800.jpg” social=”true” social_twitter=”true” social_facebook=”true” social_gplus=”true” ] [dropcap]I[/dropcap]n family rooms across America, millions of children and teenagers are playing video games, such as Call of Duty, Halo, and Grand Theft Auto, roaming violent virtual worlds—with virtual guns in their hands. In what sometimes seems like an increasingly…

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Paranormal America: From Taboo to Socially Accepted

[smart_track_player url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefarside/MysteriousMatters101S.mp3″ title=”Joseph Baker:  Paranormal America” image=”https://mysteriousmatters.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/cropped-800.jpg” social=”true” social_twitter=”true” social_facebook=”true” social_gplus=”true” ] Has the Paranormal taken a strong lead to become part of American Culture? That’s what we find out today as Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Joseph Baker shares his insight on Paranormal America, and the Parallels between Religion and the Paranormal. Joseph…

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Is There a Psychedelic Code Encoded in Christian Art

[smart_track_player url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefarside/MM100.mp3″ title=”Mysterious Matters Radio” image=”https://mysteriousmatters.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/cropped-800.jpg”  social=”true” social_twitter=”true” social_facebook=”true” social_gplus=”true” ]   Are there secret messages encoded in ancient Christian artwork? Jerry Brown believes the paintings, stained glass and other works of art from early Christianity show a strong pattern of psychedelic usage among early Christians—including Jesus and his disciples.  On today’s episode we focus…

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Astronomer Bob Berman: Strange Universe and Biocentrism

[smart_track_player url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/thefarside/MysteriousMatters99.mp3″ title=”Astronomer Bob Berman: Strange Universe and Biocentrism” image=”https://mysteriousmatters.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/cropped-800.jpg” social=”true” social_twitter=”true” social_facebook=”true” social_gplus=”true” ] [dropcap]A[/dropcap]stronomer and regular contributor to Astronomy Magazine, Bob Berman, sat down to discuss the strange happenings in our universe—as well as what astronomical events we should be looking for during 2017.  The most exciting of these events is The Total Solar Eclipse of August…

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Confessions of a Former Scientologist: The Dark Side of Scientology

Karen de la Carriere was married to the President of the Church of Scientology—Heber Jentzsch (Mentor to such celebrities as John Travolta). Today Karen discusses her life inside of Scientology and the Aftermath of leaving Scientology. [adinserter block=”1″] Topics touched on include: ► How did Karen become known as the “Queen of Scientology” ► What was…

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