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A comedic deep-dive into all things weird, wild and wonderful with your host Gary O'Neill and weekly co-hosts. ⁣

From Conspiracies to True Crime, from the Paranormal to Pop Culture; & everything in between! The Lads™️ delve deep into profound, thought provoking subjects, but always punctuated with TUMULTUOUS levels of that famed Dublin/Irish craic you would come to expect 👽✨🍄🚀⁣

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Naïvely Optimistic Gary O'Neill

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

A comedic deep-dive into all things weird, wild and wonderful with your host Gary O'Neill and weekly co-hosts. ⁣

From Conspiracies to True Crime, from the Paranormal to Pop Culture; & everything in between! The Lads™️ delve deep into profound, thought provoking subjects, but always punctuated with TUMULTUOUS levels of that famed Dublin/Irish craic you would come to expect 👽✨🍄🚀⁣

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    #30 • JEFFREY DAHMER, CANNABALISM & ZOMBIE SEX SLAVES

    #30 • JEFFREY DAHMER, CANNABALISM & ZOMBIE SEX SLAVES

    Gaz is BACK with episode 30!
    Joined this week by pal Aoife Devine for a True Crime Special. The pair dive into all things Jeffrey Dahmer. Known as the Milwaukee Cannibal or the Milwaukee Monster, Jeffrey Dahmer was an American serial killer and sex offender who committed the murder and dismemberment of 17 men and boys from 1978 to 1991. Many of his later murders involved necrophilia, cannibalism, and the permanent preservation of body parts.
    So without further adieu, strap yourself in! Enjoy you's sexy animals! 👽💫🍄🚀
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    • 1 hr 28 min
    #29 • MUNCHKIN ORGIES: THE MADNESS BEHIND THE WIZARD OF OZ

    #29 • MUNCHKIN ORGIES: THE MADNESS BEHIND THE WIZARD OF OZ

    Gaz is BACK with episode 29 and the first of the brand new season 3!
    Joined this week by cousin Steven O'Neill, the lads have PHENOMENAL craic diving into the backstory of the absolute MADNESS that went on behind the filming of the Wizard Of Oz.
    A very very very funny episode and one we were genuinely chuffed to kick off season 3 with!
    So without further adieu, strap yourself in! Enjoy you's sexy animals! 👽💫🍄🚀
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    • 1 hr 9 min
    SEASON 3 LAUNCH, DANI DEPARTURE, NEW HOSTS & WHAT'S TO COME!

    SEASON 3 LAUNCH, DANI DEPARTURE, NEW HOSTS & WHAT'S TO COME!

    Gaz takes the mic solo for a brief address to the nation. Announcing the upcoming launch of Season 3 of the podcast and what's to come following the loss of our beloved Dani.
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    • 3 min
    #28 • THE ABDUCTION OF BETTY & BARNEY HILL, ALIENS, HYPNOSIS + MORE

    #28 • THE ABDUCTION OF BETTY & BARNEY HILL, ALIENS, HYPNOSIS + MORE

    The boys are BACK with episode 28!
    The Lads™️ return with some ALIEN chat this week. Our first feature length episodes on all things extra-terrestrial. The men cover the bizarre abduction case of Betty and Barney hill. The first ever documented and publicized Alien abduction case this one set the stage for all events thereafter.
    A very very interesting episode indeed one we think you will hopefully enjoy a lot!
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    #27 • ED KEMPER, SKULL F*CKING, MINDHUNTER + MORE

    #27 • ED KEMPER, SKULL F*CKING, MINDHUNTER + MORE

    The boys are BACK with episode 27!
    The Lads™️ return to true crime this week! Covering Ed Kemper
    Ed Kemper is an American serial killer, rapist, cannibal, and necrophile who murdered ten people, including his paternal grandparents and mother. He is noted for his large size, at 6 feet 9 inches (2.06 m), and for his high intellect, possessing an IQof 145. Kemper was nicknamed the Co-ed Killer as most of his victims were female college students.
    A very very interesting look a mad character all together and one we think you will hopefully enjoy a lot!
    But without further adieu, strap yourself in! Enjoy you's sexy animals! 👽💫🍄🚀
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    • 1 hr 6 min
    #25 • GHANDI'S GLASSES, RAT FEVER & THE DANGEROUS LIFE OF JOHN MCAFEE

    #25 • GHANDI'S GLASSES, RAT FEVER & THE DANGEROUS LIFE OF JOHN MCAFEE

    The boys are BACK with episode 25!
    Due to popular demand The Lads™️ return to more topic focused episodes this week. Deep diving into the bizarre life of John McAfee. Creator of McAfee anti-virus software.
    McAfee became a multi-millionaire after creating the prominent antivirus software, and later relocated to Belize. The Lads™️ unpack the wild documentary, "Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee" which depicts Filmmaker Nanette Burstein unravelling the strange behaviour of John McAfee, who left his life as a software mogul to become a recluse in the jungles of Belize.
    A very very interesting look a mad character all together and one we think you will hopefully enjoy a lot!
    But without further adieu, strap yourself in! Enjoy you's sexy animals! 👽💫🍄🚀
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    • 1 hr 3 min

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Gary’s fresh one liners keeps the podcast and topics interesting and binge worthy 😂 can’t wait till the podcast becomes a live comedy hour !!

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Unbelievably funny podcast. Hilarious stories and general craic between the lads is great for brightening up the morning commute.

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