Episode 54: Dispelling Myths Of Witchcraft And Satan Worship With Sarah Marshall

A special thanks to our episode sponsors! See links below for special listener discounts. OMG. How many times do we have to say, “Yes, we’re Witches. No, that doesn’t mean we worship Satan”??? Sarah Marshall, writer and host of “You’re Wrong About” and “Why Are Dads” podcasts joins us to discuss the (ridiculous) history of the Satanic Panic in the United States, its impact on Witches, and patterns of mass hysteria. We dig into the dangers of conspiracy theory and imagined victimhood. Digressions include the Witchcraft of bread, Hilary’s premonition about Princess Diana, Anna Nicole Smith, Frankenstein, and Nutter Butters. Kanani reviews “The Witches” and we all discuss the trailer for the remake. A listener has been emotionally invested in someone for almost a decade. What sort of releasing ritual can they do to let them go? Audio transcript to follow.
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Don’t miss “Illuminating The Shadow:” Tarot Master Class with Sasha Graham, a Witchy Master Class for Tarot lovers of all ages!

Our Guest Today

Sarah Marshall lives in Portland, Oregon with a growing indoor garden, and hosts the podcasts You’re Wrong About and Why Are Dads.

Resource List

Follow Sarah Marshall
You’re Wrong About Podcast
Episode about the Satanic Panic
Why Are Dads Podcast
Sarah Marshall on Twitter
Illuminating the Shadow (Master Tarot Class With Sasha Graham)
Ancestor Spell Kits from TWL Etsy
“Frankenstein” starring Boris Karloff, directed by James Whale
The Witches” (1990)
“The Witches” (2020, trailer)

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