Toothpickings

Where is it and why can’t we see it?

Who was the first Dracula on film? Would you believe it’s the one we can’t see?

The penultimate Toothpickings of the season pulls back the curtain on the lost film Drakula Halala (Death of Dracula) and asks: is this *really* a Dracula film?

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The video version

Lord Byron has been party crashing the vampire genre from the beginning. Let’s look at a few high-profile examples of the literature paying it backwards.

Also: did we almost have a vampiric Thanos? Then why the bad photoshop? Guess you’ll have to click to find out.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZ7LgLDDMiI

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More vampire archaeology in New England

You want more vampire archaeology? You got it! Dr. Nick Bellantoni discusses the folklore and actions surrounding the Jewett City Vampire 🧛🏻‍♂️

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Strange graves in New England

Indiana Bones!

Emeritus State Archaeologist Dr. Nick Bellantoni discusses the surprise discovery of a strange grave in Connecticut, and how that led him down a path into the New England Vampire Scare of the 1800s. Along the way we talk disease, grave robbing, and forgotten tombs in the backwoods.

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Toothpickings

Toothpickings

Investigating the Western fascination with vampires, one dad joke at a time.