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Strictly Confidential

Strictly Confidential

By Asher and Jackson
What you’re about to listen to is Strictly Confidential. There’s no rhyme or reason for anything discussed about to exist the way it does but that’s just the world you’re in. So if you’re curious about anything, and we mean anything , dive in and learn what Asher and Jackson have to tell you. New episodes every Monday.
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62: Is Coincidence a Myth? The Law of Synchronicity
What if you could scientifically prove that there are no coincidences? Famed physicist Carl G. Jung did just that in 1920. Wait, was he a physicist? Okay, yeah, I'm looking at a picture of him now and he was definitely a physicist. In this synchronistic 'sode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will make you question if it really was just random chance that you found this incredible podcast.
32:48
September 24, 2019
61: The Most Believable Alien Contact We've Recieved
Do you know what we call the Wow signal? No I'm not talking about the speed you log into World of Warcraft! I didn't know our listeners were a bunch of nerds. Sorry, I didn't mean to bully you. Some of my best friends play WoW... What were we talking about? Oh yeah! Aliens. Join Asher and Jackson as they dive deep into the world of Alien radio signals. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHtoLQC26cc 
27:58
September 17, 2019
60: Tracking People with RFID
Y'allready KNOW what it is
29:09
September 10, 2019
59: The Community of Enlightened Birdmen
Have you ever wondered why the crows are watching us so actively? I've always just thought they wanted us to domesticate us. Turns out they're people too. Join Asher and Jackson as they dive deep into the weirdest areas of Reddit.
27:32
August 27, 2019
58: Miraculous Staircase
Who built the miraculous floating staircase in Santa Fe? It's no stairway to heaven, but a small church in New Mexico that tramples on the rules of physics is not going to go unnoticed. But how does a climb on these divine steps compare to a passably functional  service elevator? In this 'sode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will elevate you to a higher understanding of the divine realm... and Southwest American architecture.
25:47
August 20, 2019
57: The Universe Started Last Thursday
What were you doing last Wednesday? Last Wednesday, I was merely a concept in my creator's mind being prepped with my current memories for my new creation. It was either that or going to an escape room. Well, now I can't remember. Join Asher and Jackson as they break down the beliefs of Last Thursdayism.
32:57
August 13, 2019
56: Antarctic Tanks
Has a satellite photo ever accidentally captured a UFO crash site? We have a possible contender that comes from bowels of Santa's maximum security prison, The South Pole. But with the crash so close to an American research station, how could the feds NOT get involved? On this wasteland of an episode, Asher and Jackson will CHILL you to the core with chilling (yes, again) photographic proof of foreign space craft.  Tank Site: 77*49'53.4"S 166*50'33.4"E New Crater Site: 80*34'08.4S 30*05'19.3"W 
24:16
August 6, 2019
55: The Incident at Dyatlov Pass
Did either of you guys ever watch Free Solo or 127 Hours? No way! We're both super anxious about everything! Why would we watch something like that? This week, dive deep with Asher and Jackson as they dive into the mystery of what happened on a Russian mountain top 60 years ago.
42:46
July 31, 2019
54: Skull and Bones Society
Are the Bonesmen members of a secret society hellbent on world domination or just big fans of Pirates of the Caribbean? At least one of those is probably true, but when the world's most infamous fraternity isn't marathoning Johnny Depp movies... what ARE they up to? In this 'sode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson dig deep to unearth the secret of The Tomb.
26:59
July 23, 2019
53: Cryptid Corner — The Mapinguari
How do normal people celebrate Amazon Prime Day (Week)? By boycotting the bad stuff that Bezos is doing? That's not what our boys Asher and Jackson are doing. In this episode join Asher and Jackson as they dissect Brazil's fun new cryptid, the Mapinguari.
26:33
July 18, 2019
52: 50 States of Paranoia! You Won't Believe Your State!
Red state? Blue State? No longer should these labels divide us, for we are all one people, united together by our crippling fear of Mothman. But what state fears Mothman the most? In this audio-format-listicle-sode of Strictly Confidiential, Asher and Jackson prove paranoia lives in all 50 of these great united states. 
26:53
July 9, 2019
51: The Axman — The New Orleans Killer
Have you ever heard about the man who coined the term Axe Murderer? Well, neither have we. Genuinely no idea. This guy doesn't even have anything to do with that guy apparently. Whatever. Join Asher and Jackson as they dive deep into The Axman and his motives may surprise you.
36:38
June 18, 2019
50: Shirley Temple was a Dwarf Princess
Was America's Little Darling actually a little person? Shirley Temple could sing, dance, and probably do a third thing. How many six year olds do you know that can do ONE of those? In this 'sode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will make you question what it means to be a star... and probably get that "Animal Crackers" song stuck in your head.
30:35
June 11, 2019
49: The Mystery of Stonehenge
Have you ever heard of Stonehenge? Isn't it where people get blazed and show off their wacky outfits? I'm thinking of Coachella? That can't possible be true. This week, join Asher and Jackson as they uncover the mystery of these spooky stones.
33:17
May 28, 2019
48: Searching for Sunken Treasure
How much gold awaits us at the bottom of the briny depths? Most dolphins know the answer, but they ain't talking. I mean, they DO talk, dolphins have a very sophisticated language that we've only begun to understand, but they aren't narcs. In this deep sea 'sode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will make you rethink laughing at the people who bring metal detectors to the beach.
38:30
May 14, 2019
47: The Truth of Thomas Edison
Do you think you could have invented something as monumental as the lightbulb? Personally, I think I did when I made bagel quesadillas for the first time but nobody's giving me the same credit as they gave Edison. It's pretty frustrating, but still. Anyways, join Asher and Jackson as they dive deep into the history behind man with the first lightbulb moment. 
32:35
May 7, 2019
46: Gaming The Lottery
Is it possible to guarantee winning the jackpot? You're more likely to get struck by lightning. You're more likely to win an Olympic medal. You're more likely to see John Travolta's face and not feel fear. And yet, one man has won the lottery 14 times. What is his secret? Don't bet against this 'sode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson are feeling lucky... and maybe you will too. 
33:05
April 30, 2019
45: Blue Harvest: The Secret Star Wars Film
Have you ever seen a Star Wars film? What the one with the ring? And the wands? And the crocodiles? Yeah, you got it. Today, join Asher and Jackson as go orbital into the lore behind this secret Star Wars production rumor. 
37:06
April 23, 2019
44: The Oldest Trick In The Book
Have you ever been swindled or scammed by somebody on the street? Okay so yeah I realize NOW he wasn't a Nigerian Prince but who was I to deny true destiny? Today, join Asher and Jackson as they dive deep into the lore to learn the origins oldest recorded trick and the history of hoodwinks.
25:42
April 16, 2019
43: Scandinavian Ghost Rockets
Have you ever looked up into the sky, saw a shooting star, and wished you could learn something from a funny podcast? Well too bad, because in this week's episode we come to no conclusions at all. Join Asher and Jackson as they uncover what I'm not afraid to say is Sweden's most interesting recent historical memory. 
33:39
April 9, 2019
42: How to Hack a Vending Machine
Can you hack a vending machine to score free snacks? We're talking about the kind of hacking that doesn't involve a brick traveling at high speeds. You may not have exact change, but you always have an intense need for Funyuns. What if there was a secret code you could punch in to change the price? I this snacky 'sode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson reveal the secrets of those big dumb robots that feed us. 
28:53
April 1, 2019
41: A One Way Ticket to Fl(avor Town)at Earth
Some episodes deserve a description. All episodes deserve a listen. Join Asher and Jackson as they dive into the contents of the mysterious and new Surprise Box and find a topic nobody else could tackle. 
33:30
March 25, 2019
40: The Mystery of Steganography
How often are secret messages passed in plain sight? Is it possible to have untraceable communication online without any sort encryption? I can't figure out what a winky emoji is supposed to mean half the time so it's gotta be pretty easy. In this public and highly visible  episode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will remind you not to take everything you see at face value.
30:41
March 18, 2019
39: Freemasons: Becoming A Bro (Part 2)
How hard could it possibly be to become a Freemason? It can't be harder than getting a library card and I've been tryin' to get one of those bad boys since Arthur told me how fun they were in 1999. Join Asher and Jackson as they unpack a little bit more of what the Masonic community is willing to share about their membership.
31:05
March 4, 2019
38: Freemasons: The Original Bros (Part 1)
Who were the first freemasons, and what did they do? How many of their practices were derived from the Loyal Order of Water Buffalo? You don't get that joke because you didn't watch The Flintstones growing up, and that's kind of depressing. In this not-so-prehistoric 'sode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson question if anything good has to happen behind closed doors. 
30:30
February 25, 2019
37: The Mystery Of The Wolpertinger
German Folklore? You mean like Dracula? No, Dr. Acula hasn't been practicing medicine for years. Join Asher and Jackson as they detail the specifically horrifying crimes of experimental taxidermists.
19:52
February 18, 2019
36: How To Be Inconspicuous
Can anyone learn how to hide in plain sight? We can’t all become like living phantoms, clinging to the shadows... somebody has to go get groceries. All we have is bread and it’s wheat bread. No need to delete your browser history: In this Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will teach you how to go into incognito mode.
29:01
February 11, 2019
35: DB Cooper — The Man Who Hijacked A Plane
Could a man REALLY survive a fall like that from an airplane? Probably, YEAH. I don't care about that. You're telling me this guy paid TWENTY DOLLARS to fly from Portland to Seattle? That's U N R E A L. Today, ladies and gentlemen, you MUST keep your tray tables up while you join Asher and Jackson on the journey of a lifetime.
35:20
February 4, 2019
34: Bloody Mary
What vision of evil will make itself seen when it is called upon it in the dark? Well, it's not as easy as calling upon it, you also need to light some candles. You might also need to spin around every time you say the chant. Look, it's not an exact science, but science isn't scary and this is MY slumber party! In this strangely nostalgic Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will lead you to reflect on the ghosts of your past.
28:32
January 29, 2019
33: America's Secret Plan To Blow Up The Moon
Did America really try to blow up the moon? Were we really self-conscious enough to think that the moon needed to die? I don't know about you, but I always thought it was just a hologram like Darth Vader and Tupac. Join Asher and Jackson as they give probably the most uninformed history of the Cold War ever found in podcast history.
24:36
January 22, 2019
32: Ghost Portraits (with Special Guest Jessica Just)
Have spirits been appearing on film since the invention of the medium? From the very beginning faces and figures have appeared unexpectedly in family portraits. Since then, paranormal photos have only become more disturbing with the terrifying appearance of orbs. Can you even imagine how scared you'd be if you saw a small, glowing light in real life? In this latest development of Strictly Confidential, Asher, Jackson, and special guest Jessica will remind you that not all that's seen can be explained.  Contact:  Jessica.a.just@gmail.com  Colors: http://isle.hanover.edu/Ch06Color/Ch06ColorMatchExp.html
25:07
January 14, 2019
31: Time Is A Cube
What does that title even mean? How can time be a cube? Join Asher and Jackson as they dive deep into one of the internet's deepest veins. 
31:40
January 7, 2019
30b: BONUS Christmas Episode
Howdy there ladies and gents. We've got a special show for you today where we get deep into the nooks and crannies of our final fight for our Christmas coliseum. 
20:52
December 31, 2018
30: The Resurgence of Ponzi Schemes
Could that part-time opportunity you saw on Facebook be a pyramid scheme in disguise? It's just like the question "are these shorts too tight?". If you have to ask, the answer is probably yes. In this episode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will topple the triangular tower and teach you how to spot any modern day Ponzi.
40:06
December 17, 2018
29: Krampus Is Coming To Town
What would you rather have? A bundle of sticks or a bag of coal? They're both good for heating up my poptarts so I'm not complaining. This episode, take some time to learn about the dark lord of Christmas, Krampus himself from our boys Asher and Jackson.
32:03
December 10, 2018
28: Number Stations Control The World
3-5-1-1-7 // 3-5-1-1-7 // 3-5-1-1-7 // 8-9-0-8-8 // 8-9-0-8-8 // 8-9-0-8-8 // 8-0-0-8-5 // 8-0-0-8-5 // 8-0-0-8-5 // 4-2-0-6-9 // 4-2-0-6-9 // 4-2-0-6-9 // 0-0-6-6-6 // 0-0-6-6-6 // 0-0-6-6-6 // 7-1-1-1-2 // 7-1-1-1-2 // 7-1-1-1-2 Am I right, guys?
30:23
December 3, 2018
27: The Unbelievable Legend of Spring Heeled Jack
Residents of London HATE him. Spring Heeled Jack learned this one weird trick to give him an INSANE vertical jump! This housemaid thought she was all alone on her trip to see her parents, you won't BELIEVE what she saw!! Two podcasters named Asher and Jackson have the SECRET to London's most second most elusive nocturnal villain, CLICK HERE to find out what it is!
33:20
November 19, 2018
26: Super Bowl '69 Was Rigged
Did you know that football used to not exist? Did you know that the Jets used to be a terrible team? Did you know that neither host of this show knows whether or not the Jets are a terrible team now? Join Asher and Jackson as they dive deep into what happened in the third Super Bowl and why this rigging is so much more interesting than usual.
34:04
November 12, 2018
25: The Reptilian Elite
Are all the world's highest offices held by a race of powerful reptilian aliens? And if so, how did the Ninja Turtles put together such a successful political campaign? Master Splinter probably did most of the work, let's be realistic. In this weeks self-reflective episode of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson will make you question what it really means to be mammal.
29:41
November 5, 2018
24: North Dakota Doesn’t Exist
Have you ever been to North Dakota? Nobody has, but apparently there are a lot of ducks? We’ve spent months researching what goes on in the state and all people can tell us is that there are ducks there. In this week’s episode, join Asher and Jackson as they put North Dakota to the test and determine what that space is really used for.
36:25
October 29, 2018
23: Subliminal Messages Control Our Impulses
Could our buying habits be the result of consuMer brainwashing? I dOn’t need to buy any mOre boxes of CinNamon Life cereal, but I cannot stop, and I don’t want to take responsibility For it. ThAnk you for tuning in to this weeK’s episode of Strictly ConfidEntial with Asher and Jackson—as if you had any choice.
29:21
October 22, 2018
22: The Franklin Expedition
Have you ever wanted to explore the beautiful land of the Inuits? I mean, anyone who's seen the Ice Age or Happy Feet documentaries craves going somewhere that cold. Join Asher and Jackson as they speculate on what truly happened to the SS Terror in 1845.
34:15
October 15, 2018
21: The Hammersmith Ghost
What do you think happened in 1803 in West London? You don’t know what could have happened? What are you, a ghost? In this week’s episode, join Asher and Jackson as they learn what really went down in the land they must have based Runescape off of.
36:52
October 8, 2018
20: Birds Aren't Real
What’s going on with those big feathery things in the sky? Are they real? Are they Superman? Are they secret cameras? Tune in to today’s episode to hear Asher and Jackson make fun of bird watchers and learn about the deep dark history of birds.
35:35
October 1, 2018
19: Big Oil Killed Perpetual Motion (and Stanley Meyer)
Are large oil corporations concealing the existence of free energy? Even a simple machine that continues in perpetual motion could be the source of limitless power. So yeah, humans have been trying to make one for while now. But have all the attempts really been failures? In this fuel efficient episode of Strictly Confidential, your hosts Asher and Jackson will make you regret buying that Hummer more than you already do.
32:41
September 24, 2018
18: Outback Steakhouse Is The Illuminati
What’s the most mysterious thing about America’s favorite Australian chain? No, we’re not talking about Chris Hemsworth’s necklace. In this week’s episode, pay close attention to Asher and Jackson as they dive into how this restaurant chain is involved with the most mysterious organization Taco Bell knows about.
37:34
September 17, 2018
17: Mozart was Poisoned
Wolgang Amadeus died tragically young of a sudden unknown illness, but was it something he caught or pre-meditated murder? Who would have beef with a classical composer? According to Schroeder, Beethoven was better anyway. In this arrangement of Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson invite special guest expert Hayen Coie to shed light on this ages-old mystery.
34:26
September 10, 2018
16: The Sinking of the Titanic was Planned
Hey Jake from Statefarm, what's your company's best rate for hundred-year-old ocean liners? You don't insure ships that have already sunk! Well as it turns out that may not be too much of an issue. In today's broadcast, listen as Asher and Jackson break apart what really happened on the Titanic, and just so you know, we don't even bring up how obvious it is that Jack could have fit on that door.
32:40
September 3, 2018
15: Queen Elizabeth is a Cannibal
Could the beloved Queen Elizabeth II have a secret taste for human flesh? She doesn't get a free pass because she's so old... if anything that means her taste buds can tolerate more forbidden flavors. In this required course for your online culinary school, host Asher and chef Jackson will make you rethink every meatloaf you've ever eaten.
29:23
August 27, 2018
14: Gucci Mane Is A Government Clone
What are the chances there are two Gucci Manes walking around God’s green Earth? Or even more? They’ve certainly released enough music for that to be realistic. In this week’s episode, listen as Asher and Jackson dive into why the Government would want more than one Trap God.
37:37
August 13, 2018
13: We're Being Brainwashed by Fluoride
Could the flavorless chemicals in our water be making us easier to subjugate? Eight out of ten dentists recommend a healthy distrust in the federal government. In this week's broadcast, Asher and Jackson will cause you to question how many nefarious purposes can be veiled by just one suggested benefit.
24:45
August 6, 2018
12: Southeast Georgia Is Haunted By A River Monster
Is it possible that Scotland’s biggest pet could have pen pals around the world? And no, we’re not talking about any of the characters in the Dragon Ball franchise. In this week’s episode, learn what Asher and Jackson uncover about the dark, possibly lovable, history of the wild life in Georgia.
35:06
July 30, 2018
11: Israel Trains Sharks to be Spies
The shark attacks in Egypt in 2010 were bizarre and unprecedented, but could they have been intentional? This Shark Week we're investigating a conspiracy those cowards at Discovery Channel wouldn't DARE touch. Or maybe they have, they've been doing Shark Week since 1988 and you're gonna scrape the barrel at some point. Either way, Asher and Jackson will take you on a deep dive into what's possible in the world of aquatic espionage.
25:34
July 23, 2018
10: Arsenal Poisoned Tottenham To Keep Them Out Of The Champions League
What are the biggest sports theories? That football doesn’t make any sense as a sport? That no sport really does? In this week’s broadcast, learn what Asher and Jackson think about the concept of Italian pasta warfare. Also, follow them to Debunktown as they discover what truly happened to The Beatles franchise.
37:03
July 16, 2018
09: Adam Sandler Can See The Future
Can Adam Sandler see the future and forewarn tragedy? Extensive documentation suggests that he's able to do just that. Today on Strictly Confidential, Asher and Jackson prove that you can't believe everything you don't read.
24:51
July 9, 2018
08: The Free Masons Saved The 2012 Olympics From Aliens
What was really going on at the 2012 Olympic opening games? Surely that couldn’t have been the real Voldemort right? If he was that tall he’d have no problem slaying the boy wizard. This week, dive in and join Asher and Jackson as they discover the truth behind the Free Masons.
28:21
July 4, 2018
07: Walt Disney Is Cryogenically Frozen
Was the 2013 cult classic “Frozen” written to hide something far more sinister? Well, there was certainly something sinister about that spooky snowman, Olaf. Snowmen can’t talk! In this week’s broadcast, pay attention to what Asher and Jackson have to tell you about what the pirates in Anaheim are truly hiding.
30:52
June 25, 2018
06: The Dark Ages Never Happened
Were there really dragons and knights roaming the world twelve hundred years ago? If we can trust the history books, The Lord of the Rings, then we know there had to have been. In today’s broadcast, listen as Asher and Jackson discover the true and bizarre history of the calendar.
43:55
June 18, 2018
05: Dinosaurs Built the Pyramids
Could the Great Pyramid have been the handiwork of a terrible lizard? With those little stick arms, it would have taken a T-Rex a lot of time, but Earth has had plenty of that. Anything can happen in 4.5 billion years, and in this week's show, Asher and Jackson put things into a (much) bigger perspective.
29:01
June 11, 2018
04: Barack Obama Can Control the Weather
Was the first African American president also the first X-Man in politics? I know there are people who wouldn’t be surprised if he could shoot lasers out of his eyes, but that’s not what we’re talking about now. On this week’s broadcast, Asher and Jackson prove that the government could be doing more than just making sure you don’t eat poison. Also, we definitely want to apologize because one of our hosts got trapped in outer space for this broadcast and the only recording device he could find wasn’t the best. We did what we can but there’s not much you can do without the light of the moon’s reflection to guide us.
30:33
June 4, 2018
03: The Moth Man was Real
What did those couples see in the dark that night in 1966? I’ve heard tell that it was the big bird from Sesame Street. What’s his name? Oh, it couldn’t possibly have been him. In this episode, Asher and Jackson prove that any town can have a dark side- especially if it’s a town in West Virginia.
43:06
May 28, 2018
02: Stevie Wonder Can See
What’s the next thing this crazy wizard will be able to do? I mean, we know he’s flown a plane or two, but beyond that. Maybe he’ll pick up oil painting? In today’s experience, Asher and Jackson reveal what might be the craftiest prank ever pulled.
29:38
May 28, 2018
01: The Moon is Fake
What IS that great big ball in the sky? No, not the sun, everyone knows what THAT is. The reality of that thing they call “the moon” could never be so simple. This week, Asher and Jackson show you that not everything is what it looks like from a distance.
28:24
May 28, 2018
00: Trailer
What you're about to listen to is Strictly Confidential.
00:51
May 20, 2018