Ep. 104 – Christmas Cryptids from Around the World

Come join us on our holiday episode as we talk about a few of the holiday cryptids from around the world! From the Yule Cat who eats you if you don’t receive clothing as a present for Christmas, to Mari Lwyd, a zombie horse skeleton head, that challenges you to a rhyming battle of wits, to Belsnickel who travels around in disheveled furs delivering treats to those who were good or switches with which to beat those who were naughty, to finally Perchta, a German witch who disembowels misbehaving children. Join us on episode 104 to hear more about these creepy Icelandic, German & Welsh holiday cryptids!

Sources: SmithsonianMag.com, ZME Science, pennlive.com, mcall.com, denofgeek.com, rootedcook.com, paheritage.wpengine.com