Category: Society & Culture

A Weekly Podcast on Society & Culture. Each week a new guest comes on to discuss conspiracies, strange history, current events, crazy stories, and more.

September 26, 2019

Giants Built the Pyramids, Trillion Dollar Hidden Treasure, and Dinosaurs

We sit down with congressman elect, Jayesun Sherman, to discuss ancient civilizations, building the pyramids, giants, hidden trillion dollar treasure, and dinosaurs. The conversation is full of very interesting facts you probably never knew. Sherman always provides a lot of evidence and background to all of his stories. You're guaranteed to learn something knew in this episode of the podcast!

September 19, 2019

Hurricane Katrina, Road Trip Down South, and Gang Beatings in Minneapolis

We sit down after our recent road trip down south and discuss Hurricane Katrina, experiences from our trip, and more. This episode is filled with information on the deadliest Hurricane to ever hit our country along with unbelievable photos taken during Katrina. We also discuss the recent rash of gang beatings in Minneapolis!

September 12, 2019

Clowns are NOT scary and Here’s Why!

We sit down with magician, ventriloquist, juggler, and clown, Randy Christensen. Randy has been performing for almost 40 years now and has traveled all over the world with his acts. He has been featured on over 400 news stations including CNN to talk about clowning. We discuss a variety of topics from clowns in popular culture to miming and ventriloquism.

September 4, 2019

Flights Sold Out to Storm Area 51, First Alien Drawing, and MUFON

We sit down with Artist and UFO Enthusiast, Michael Cimino, to talk about the upcoming Storm Area 51 Event, the creation of the pop culture alien, his recent involvement in MUFON, and more. We also talk about how Cimino's art was recently vandalized in Mankato.

August 22, 2019

Sex Hidden in Everything, Subliminal Messages, and Mind Control

Why do big companies like Disney, Pepsi, and Marlboro hide sex or other explicit things in their advertisements? It's called subliminal messaging and it shows up in most of what we listen to, look at, or watch. We break down some of the most popular examples of subliminal messages and dive into other topics like hypnosis, mind control, and a horrific crime scene. Big Episode 50 of the Podcast is an informative one!

August 15, 2019

Moon Landing was a Hoax? Jeffrey Epstein Conspiracy

Did we land on the Moon back in 1969? Did we have the technology to do so back in that day in age? Hear all of the conspiracies about the Moon Landing in this episode and more. We break down the most popular conspiracy theories and dive into some that you probably have never heard. Either way you're in for a treat with this conspiracy filled episode with the one and only Trenton Lacanne!

August 8, 2019

Demon Almost Kills Us. Investigating the Wilder Demon

We dive into one of the most popular stories from the show, The Wilder Demon. A local demon that flew down in front of my car and almost caused us to crash. We bring in evidence and conduct the start of an investigation into this creature. Many locals are coming forward saying they have seen this creature. We compare hair samples, look at maps, and dig deep to discover what this satanic being is doing tormenting the small town of Wilder, MN.

August 1, 2019

“Drinking the Kool-Aid”, Jonestown, and The Peoples Temple Cult

We sit down and discuss cults with Dane Nielsen. How could we discuss cults without discussing the most famous of them all, The Peoples Temple. Jim Jones and his followers moved to the middle of the jungle in Guyana. 900 plus members followed him out there and what happened next shocked the world. The largest mass suicide in modern history took place. We discuss how something like this could have happened and the crazy fact that cults are still around today.

July 25, 2019

Storming Area 51, Aliens Contact Us, and the Cammo Dudes

We discuss the current Facebook viral page, Storm Area 51. Almost 2 million people are "going" to storm Area 51 in September. What would happen if everyone were to show up and Naruto Run past the gate into the most top secret military base in the world. We get a couple mysterious phone calls from what seems to be Aliens. Did extraterrestrials get pissed we were talking about them and call in to the show to cuss us out? Tune in and find out!

July 18, 2019

The Root of Evil and Another Wilder Demon Sighting

We discuss the infamous Wilder Demon and how Adam's car possibly got attacked by it. We also dive into mythological creatures across the United States and how they became popular from Bigfoot to the Chupacabra. The Root of Evil is another topic we discuss and why we think some humans are just born evil. Demonic possession seems to come up time and time again. 

July 11, 2019

Man Wanted by the Government, Cell Phone Tower Radiation, & Manipulating Weather

We sit down with a man who is forced to remain anonymous. He discovered something back in the day that is apparently not supposed to be public knowledge. He was visited by Men in Black and forced to keep this a secret. We dive into this secret and much more. Topics include Aliens, Government Spying, Cell Phone Tower Radiation, Manipulating Weather, and more! The Government may not want you to know this, but we're going through with it!

July 3, 2019

Time Travel, Mars Transportation, and Talking to a Man from the Past

We sit down and discuss Time Travel and even get the chance to talk with a self-proclaimed time traveler from 1962. We break down some reported time travel evidence and discuss a man who claims to have traveled as far back as the time of Jesus. There's a lot to talk about here so sit down, grab a beer, and enjoy!

June 27, 2019

Breaking Down School Shootings, Evolving Education, and Oversensitive Culture

We sit down with teacher and former principal, Eric Hanson. We discuss how modern technology has changed education and how Hanson teaches. We also break down school shootings and why we believe they seem to be so prominent in this day and age. A lot of other important topics are discussed in this episode including how people are so oversensitive nowadays.

June 20, 2019

Addicted to Pills, Trump/ North Korea Relations, and Fairlife Farms Undercover Video

We get political with guest, John Gibeau. Diving into a lot of controversial topics from mental health and addiction to pills to Trump and North Korea Relations. We also talk about the recent Fairlife Farms Undercover video that came out. This is an important podcast to promote an open dialogue between others whether you agree with them or not.

June 13, 2019

Low Budget Filmmaking, Dungeons and Dragons, and Playing Spoons

We sit down with Daryl Hrdlicka to talk about his acting career and low budget film making. We also talk about Dungeons and Dragons, strange instruments, the paranormal, and more. There's a lot more local film making going in in Minnesota than you think.

June 6, 2019

Making the Most of Your 20’s. The Most Important Decade of Your Life!

We sit down with Pastor Steve Dekok and Educator Dane Nielsen to discuss the most important decade of your life, your 20's. The 20's are when you will make some of the most important decisions of your life. We go over everything from finances to relationships to buying your first house. This is a super important podcast full of useful information.

May 30, 2019

The Mandela Effect, Samsung Deepfake Videos, and NASA Conspiracies

We discuss the mind blowing Mandela Effect, Samsung's new AI technology which is terrifying, and a variety of other topics like: How many employees does McDonald's and Walmart have? (You will never guess these numbers right) Flat Earth and Moon Landing Conspiracies, and more!

May 23, 2019

THE FUTURE, Microchipping Humans, and Self Driving Cars

We sit down with Jayesun Sherman to discuss THE FUTURE. What big technological advancements are going to change our everyday lives? We go over some amazing advancements in modern technology and predict how our world is going to change in the future.

May 16, 2019

Tobacco Age to 21, Legalizing Prostitution, and Bar Fights

Should the tobacco buying age be changed to 21? Should prostitution be legal? We sit down with Adam Farag, Luke Gilbertson, and Tylan Porath to talk about these topics. We cover a wide variety of topics in this episode. Full of serious topics and comedic stories alike.

May 2, 2019

Séances, Aliens are Paranormal, and Contacting the Dead with Adrian Lee

We sit down with Paranormal Investigator, Author, Speaker, and Radio Host Adrian Lee. On Adrians third time on the podcast we discuss contacting the dead, religion, and how aliens are paranormal. We dive deep into these topics and pull up videos and photos to go along with our conversation.

April 25, 2019

The Classic American Road Trip and How to Travel for CHEAP

The Classic American Road Trip. Nostalgic! Makes you think of listening to good tunes with your friends while seeing cool sites and traveling across the US. Sadly, road trips are not as popular as they once were. We sit down and talk about how we have traveled all over the United States and done it for cheap. We provide tips, tricks, and some crazy stories from our adventures.

December 13, 2018

You are Being Scammed Everyday ft. Bottled Water, Beats, and Yeti

Scams are all around us. In part one of this two part series we discuss parts of society and culture you may not know are scams. Big businesses scam customers everyday as we discuss the illusion of choice and more. Quite possibly the biggest scam of all time is Bottled Water. Learn how big corporations trick you into paying 300 times more for water.

December 6, 2018

How to Gamble Better with David Schwartz

Gambling Expert, Author, Director of the Center for Gaming Research, and Professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, David Schwartz joins us on the phone. We dive into his background and get some great tips on how to gamble better. We also dive into your odds of winning the most popular games such as Blackjack, Roulette, and Slots. Other topics discussed include winning the Powerball, Lottery, and the Monty Hall Problem.

November 29, 2018

Throwing Hockey Pucks at Shooters, Cutting Down a Christmas Tree, and Black Friday

Now that Thanksgiving is over we get going with some Christmas spirit as we cut down a Christmas Tree. We give you the news of the week with our 5 Minute News Segment, Interview Students about Black Friday, and much more. Joining the normal crew of Ethan, Colin, and Peter is Dylan Hovdet!

November 21, 2018

Dominos Delivery Prank, Poop Bomber, and Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is upon us and we are thankful for making it to Episode 30! Featuring a Dominos Delivery Prank, new segments, and interviewing students to see what they are thankful for. Get your 5 Minutes of Weekly news and more with The Ethan Clerc Show!

November 15, 2018

Prank Calling Walmart, Nuclear Shadows, and Bar Shooting

Movie Trailer Man prank calls Walmart, Taco Bell, and more in a new segment. We also cover breaking news of the week in 5 Minute News. The podcast continues to evolve as we add segments and continue to build a better and better format.

November 8, 2018

Signing Fake Petitions Prank, Boobytrapped House, and New Show Format

We switch up the entire show format for this amazing 28th episode of the show. We completely reevaluated how we were doing the podcast and decided it was a good time to change. New segments include 5 Minute News, Now You Know, and Mouthful. Along with previously seen segments like On the Street. New format, new show style. Feedback is always appreciated!

October 31, 2018

Moving Halloween, Haunted Cemetery, and Scratched by Demon

The 2018 Halloween Special. In this episode of the podcast we cover a wide variety of topics from current Halloween news like meth found in candy and changing the date of Halloween to meeting up with Tom Urban to investigate the haunted Rapidan-Holberg Cemetery. We are joined by Ali Eckert for the main segment of the podcast.

October 25, 2018

Halloween Killer, Razors in Apples, and Scary Stories

We sit down with podcast legend, Damon Weinandt and discuss everything Halloween! Listeners call in and give us some truly interesting stories and more. We also dive into our favorite horror movies, vintage halloween costumes, and much more!

October 11, 2018

The Legendary Fuzzy from Fuzz Talk Radio

We sit down with the legendary Fuzzy from Fuzz Talk Radio. Fuzzy runs his own 24/7 Radio station out of Mankato featuring Mankato and Minnesota artists along with shows and much more. He also is extremely busy running and promoting shows every week in Kato. We dive into the history of Fuzz Talk Radio and get into a variety of topics from crazy concert stories to asking if College is worth it.

October 4, 2018

Eating HOT Wings, Craziest Police Chase, and Creeper in the Attic

We sit down and eat some seriously HOT wings with Matt Theesfeld. We dive into a bunch of random topics and videos from straws being banned in California to the craziest police chase ever. We also look at some current news and some other funny videos. These wings really get to us. Watch and see who is the first to quit!

September 27, 2018

Hunting Demons, Portals to Hell, and Giant Skeletons Found

We sit down with Demon Hunter, Tom Urban. Urban has been hunting demons for years and has came across some seriosly demonic stuff. From getting stabbed to stomped on, Urban has had demons attack him multiple times. We go over his toolbox which he brings to every job and dive into the life of a.... DEMON HUNTER!

September 20, 2018

Death Threats over Art, UFO Crashes into Cop Car, and Aliens in Minnesota

We sit down with artist, Michael Cimino from St. Peter, Minnesota. Michael is a full time artist who has done dozens of murals around the United States including in Mankato. He has also developed an interest for UFO's and fills us in on the many strange sitings around Minnesota. You'd be surprised to hear one of the most famous UFO encounters of all time happened in Minnesota!

September 13, 2018

Racist Police Chief, Colin Kaepernick, and Almost Kidnapped!

We sit down with Sarah Fetti from the popular Z99 Radio Station in Mankato, MN. She also is the host of her own Podcast run through Z99. We go through a huge variety of topics from the recent Colin Kaepernick/ Nike poster to Sarah almost getting kidnapped when she was younger. A huge amount of information is discussed in this episode which means she is for sure coming back on so we can dive into these individual topics more!

September 5, 2018

David Korresh, Branch Davidians. and the Waco Siege

We sit down with Bryan Joyce and discuss the infamous Waco Siege. This is a historic confrontation between cult leader, David Korresh and his Branch Davidians and the ATF and FBI. This confrontation led to a massive fire killing almost all of the Branch Davidians and Korresh. We dive deep into this super interesting event and try to break down what led to the government getting involved and if this could have been handled differently.

August 31, 2018

Interviewing a Man Wanted by the Government, Kicked Off Facebook, and Threatened by MIB

We sit down with a man who is forced to stay anonymous after exposing many government secrets. At a young age he was visited and threatened by MIB. He also talks about how he is banned from Facebook how he uses Meditation to become a more knowledgable human being. This episode will make you question everything. And maybe thats a good thing...

August 23, 2018

Incels, QAnon Conspiracy, and Mollie Tibbetts Found

We sit down with John Gibeau again and dive into some crazy topics from the incel movement to a conspiracy theory about a government official who is predicting the future of this country. We also talk about Mollie Tibbetts being found and John's new podcast coming out in October!

August 16, 2018

Talking to a Ghost, Exorcisms, and Tarot Cards

On this episode of The Ethan Clerc Show we sit down with Paranormal Investigator, Author, and Radio Host, Adrian Lee. Adrian has been on the podcast once before and it was such an interesting conversation that we needed to get him back. On this episode we set some of Adrian's equipment up and actually talk to some ghosts. We also discuss a wide variety of topics from exorcisms to religion and tarot cards.

August 8, 2018

Mollie Tibbetts Disapearance, Jacob Wetterling, and Jaycee Dugard

The focus of this weeks podcast is Mollie Tibbetts, the missing girl from Iowa. Her disappearance has left her small town of Brooklyn, Iowa and the whole country shaken. Damon Weinandt and Dane Nielsen sit down with Colin and I to discuss the similarities between her case and the cases of Jacob Wetterling and Jaycee Dugard. Dane and Damon grew up with these cases and so it brought a different aspect to the show than me or Colin could bring.

July 31, 2018

Levels of Energy, Money Management, and Following Your Dreams

We sit down and talk to Lee Holt about a variety of topics from managing money to following your dreams. We dive deep into talk about levels of energy which is something that I have not looked into much before. We also talk about the current state of youth right now in America and their bad reputation of laziness.

July 12, 2018

Zombie Drug, Hilarious Mugshots, and Apple Against Police?

In this episode we sit down with Investigator, Jeff Lacanne, to get his take on a number of issues ranging from Apple blocking the police with its new update to the Zombie Drug, Flakka. We also dive into Jeff's past along with trying to solve a crime on the show!

July 5, 2018

Soccer Team Stuck in Cave & Boyfriend Hangs onto Car at 70 MPH

On this Episode Mason and I sit down with Maddie and Junior to talk about some recent news events and more. One of the main focuses of the show is a Thai Soccer team stuck in a cave. We talk about that and much more!

June 20, 2018

Action Park, Ancient Computers, and How the Pyramids were Built

In this Episode we sit down with Jayesun Sherman and discuss a variety of topics from an infamous amusement park in New Jersey to the Great Pyramids. Sherman has traveled around the world and even lived in Asia for 10 years. His travels have brought him to some amazing places. His unique insight on the topics we bring up really makes for an interesting discussion.

June 15, 2018

Bigfoot, Chupacabra, and Podcast By the River

 On this episode we sit by a fire down by the river and talk about mythological creatures from Bigfoot and the Chupacabra to the recently sited Wilder Demon. Damon Weinandt and Mason Leopold, who've both been on the show, return to talk with us about these spooky creatures. Will we make it out of this show alive or will Bigfoot come get us?

June 7, 2018

Starting a Business and Entrepreneurship with Chant Singvongsa

On this Episode we sit down and talk to Chant Singvongsa from Jackson, MN. He runs a number of successful businesses along with a YouTube channel where he vlogs daily. We talk to him about his rise from Welfare to Owner of a six figure business and thriving YouTube channel!

May 24, 2018

Yanny vs Laurel SOLVED and Class of 2018

On this Episode we sit down with a group of students from the Windom Area High School Class of 2018 and discuss some very important topics like yanny vs laurel and the superintendant who pooped near the sporting fields for months. We also discuss the difficulties of high school and get advice for younger syudents.

May 17, 2018

Craziest Prank We Ever Pulled and Called by Big Brother Producers

This week we sit down and talk to Kyle Antes and Austin Haken about pranks we have pulled on each other. A lot of these pranks got way out of hand. From creating fake companies to putting laxatives in drinks and much more. This episode will make you laugh and wonder how crazy we really are.

May 10, 2018

Pablo Escobar and the Medellin Cartel

In this Episode of The Ethan Clerc Show we sit down and talk with Bryan Joyce and Damon Weinandt. The topic, Pablo Escobar and the Infamous Medellin Cartel. We dive deep into the history of Pablo Escobar's criminal empire along with some interesting videos such as how cocaine is made and just how much money Escobar had. Join us as we discuss the King of Cocaine!

April 27, 2018

The Illuminati, New World Order, and Bohemian Grove

On this episode of The Ethan Clerc show we sit down with John Gibeau and talk about the Illuminati, NWO, and Bohemian Grove. This is a huge conspiracy theory with hundreds of conspiracies branching off from it so of course we could only have a brief conversation on it, but we still got into some good discussion. Is there a group of people who control the world population?

April 21, 2018

Ghosts, Ouija Boards, and the Paranormal with Adrian Lee

In this Episode of The Ethan Clerc Show we talk with Paranormal Investigator, Author, and TV Producer Adrian Lee. Adrian has been investigating ghosts and the paranormal for over 20 years. His investigations have led him across the globe. He sits down and talks with us about his findings and the ghosts around us everyday. We also dive into photo, video, and audio evidence that he has gathered. Will he change your mind on the paranormal?