A comedy podcast that exposes the absurd side of folklore. Each week we read a story, fix plotholes and create new ones, and invent unintended connections between tales.
Episode 273: Raunchy Cereal Elves
On this, the spookiest week of the year, we read two stories from the spookiest place on earth: South Carolina. Don't believe us? You will when these terrifying tales are through!
Episode 272: Purely Polygonal Witches
This week on WTFolklore we have a bite-sized Spooklore for you all, as we read "The Sleeping Prince" from Suriname. We'll be back next week with a double-stuf explosion of Spooklore!
Episode 271: Ancient Chinese Ghostbusters
The Good China train continues this week as we hear the thrilling conclusion to Sun Wukong's ordeal with Zhu Bajie!
Episode 270: Ancient Chinese Mrs. Doubtfire
Who's ready for some Good China?
Episode 269: Ghost in a Crop Top
This week on WTFolklore, we read "Not a Pin to Choose Between Them", a Norwegian tale featuring many different currencies, none of which are particularly local to Norway. Mostly we spend our time trying to quantify "silliness", though.
Episode 268: Ipso Facto, Bird is Dipshit
This week on WTFolklore, we finally learn the answer to a question that has plagued mankind for centuries, which is "Why the Parrot Repeats Man's Words", a tale from Thailand. Perhaps our title features a clue.