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This Podcast Doesn't Exist

139 EpisodesProduced by Shannon McCarthy and Emma Kiely-HampsonWebsite

Do aliens exist? Was that Elvis who officiated your Vegas wedding actually Elvis? What if Bigfoot is really a family of cave-dwelling humans from the dark ages? We're just two best friends with so many questions about the world. Join us as each week we tell each other the weirdest unsolved, unimagin… read more


Ep. 60: Some Homo: The Knights Templar

Would you want to live forever? If so, guarding the Holy Grail may be the job for you! This week Emma tells Shannon about the Knights Templar, their legendary banking prowess, and the possibility that they are still hoarding treasure to this day. They also had rules pretty akin to what we know of fraternities today: “A bro shall not lay his hand on another bro.” This is probably as close to a National Treasure fan podcast as we could get, so come join and get those bingo cards ready! Emma might just give you a freebie for Christmas.

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The Mother Source on the Knights Templar, the cartel, and Le Morte d’Arthur

History on the Knights Templar, their rules, and the Grail



Smithsonian Magazine’s article on the American “knights” 

World History Encyclopedia 

National Geographic’s interview with Dan Jones

The Tunnels beneath Acre

The treasure (maybe?)

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