The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

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What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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  • Make sure to leave your questions for our Post Mortem episode down below!

    BuzzFeed Unsolved NetworkBuzzFeed Unsolved Network10 päivää sitten
    • If the keeper didn't report anything weird during those two weeks, I wonder if the principal keeper paid him to not say anything and then murdered the other two. Since he had asked just before arriving at the lighthouse with the others whether they could do an experiment to see how long it would take someone to get there between the thing being reported and them actually investigating. Since it was denied, maybe he opted to just bribe the keeper to keep silent. Since he wanted to know how long it would take for someone to come investigating, maybe he was planning out how long he'd have from the time he'd stop turning on the light (leaving the island) until someone would start looking for him. The journal said he was quiet, so what if he was just nervous about his plans. He could have drugged the other two which made them hallucinate and see the storm. Perhaps he was conducting some sort of experiment, and then killed them and left somehow, maybe by having some sort of accomplice pick him up or something.

      GracieGracie4 päivää sitten
    • What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?

      PlantPlant10 päivää sitten
    • shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important

      valsolvalsol10 päivää sitten
    • Which rap song would you rather use against the water sprites, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice or Fancy by Iggy Azalea?

      Grace LinneaGrace Linnea10 päivää sitten
    • whenever i need to do scottish accents i just always say it how i think shrek would say it and i think you guys should try it too!!

      Yazmine YacubYazmine Yacub10 päivää sitten

    McKadeMcKadeTunti sitten
  • Ryan: looks like a can of alien juice Shane:ಠ_ಠ

    BagelsBagels2 tuntia sitten
  • me everyday in 2020: 8:13

    Bruno'sBaBySquirrelBruno'sBaBySquirrel2 tuntia sitten
  • I'm Scottish and laughing my heid off at impression

    Mike HarkinsMike Harkins2 tuntia sitten
  • Im surprised the movie the lighthouse hasnt been referenced once

    Stephen VaughnStephen Vaughn2 tuntia sitten
  • Okay so, this may be weird but I wrote the exact same story in year 2 ( grade 3). I had never heard of this story before. I’m now in year 8

    Mango AlexMango Alex2 tuntia sitten
  • Yasss you guys are back!

    Xiomara G.Xiomara G.3 tuntia sitten
  • "Tell me more about these men" -Shane Madej, 2020

    Starry PottsStarry Potts3 tuntia sitten
  • Postmortem question: could the men have been poisoned? That wouldn't leave signs of a scuffle.

    Starry PottsStarry Potts3 tuntia sitten
  • its Irish and pronounced eye lean and mor is Irish for big so the name is big (eye lean)

    F0RESEEEF0RESEEE3 tuntia sitten
  • how long could you two last working a lighthouse together ?

    Leo BerryLeo Berry3 tuntia sitten
  • Fred and George weasley but in 2020.

    ok Mineyok Miney3 tuntia sitten
  • 6’4 Shane seeing women under 5’5: *bursts into tears* Why are you so little??? So smol.... I could step on you......

    M.C EllenM.C Ellen3 tuntia sitten
  • I’ve been waiting for a new season!!! Dreams come true 🔥😁

  • Is nobody going to talk about how they say “buoy” it’s pronounced boy as in buoyancy aid not boooewy, never in my life have I heard this word butchered

    D'Arcy SineadD'Arcy Sinead4 tuntia sitten
  • "I'm really tough and I'll tell you I've haaad enough"

    KateKate4 tuntia sitten
  • They probably killed a seabird - 'tis bad luck to kill a sea bird

    vbddfy euuytvbddfy euuyt4 tuntia sitten
  • Shane: “I could beat a Sprite in a rap battle” Ryan: “ok start” Shane: “years ago I tried to....”

    Elijah ThomasElijah Thomas4 tuntia sitten
    • Tsunami... duh lol

      vbddfy euuytvbddfy euuyt4 tuntia sitten
  • Yo why is Ryan so beefcake all of a sudden or is that just me

    HerroHerro4 tuntia sitten
  • Me within 40 seconds of watching this vid "Is Shane drunk??"

    Jackie VorlakJackie Vorlak5 tuntia sitten
  • MH370 Stone man Beer man Arushi Talwar

    Swastik Nihar MohantySwastik Nihar Mohanty5 tuntia sitten
  • I love these two 🤣🤣🤣

    Cieriaa MonaeeCieriaa Monaee6 tuntia sitten
  • This episode is supposed to be in BuzzFeed Unsolved SUPERNATURAL

    AAYAZ AHMEDAAYAZ AHMED6 tuntia sitten
  • 15:03 Did Ryan spell Edinburgh as Edinbruh ? 😶

    TheMusicPplTheMusicPpl7 tuntia sitten
  • How did Shane not switch legs 1 time

    Guitarguy360Guitarguy3607 tuntia sitten
  • Liverpool has a lot of spooky places

    JoshLAJoshLA7 tuntia sitten
  • I'm Scottish and never heard of this place lol

    Banana PugBanana Pug9 tuntia sitten
  • what if they were abducted by pirates

    ShaboboShabobo9 tuntia sitten
  • I can't believe how much I've missed the boys 🥺

    Adhitya Agri AstariniAdhitya Agri Astarini10 tuntia sitten
  • I missed you guys!!!

    Anna BarryAnna Barry11 tuntia sitten
  • Magic grass? You're just antagonizing Grass Fed Grass now.

    Daniel SchmidtDaniel Schmidt14 tuntia sitten
  • 2 minutes in and that's enough for me, rather you just got on with the story.

    I II I14 tuntia sitten
  • love you guys

    Natasha GarciaNatasha Garcia15 tuntia sitten
  • Tsunami... duh lol

    Desiree EspinosaDesiree Espinosa16 tuntia sitten
  • You should do the Chris Benoit murders

    Matt McGurnMatt McGurn16 tuntia sitten
  • For me being Scottish I find it hilarious for Americans to try and copy our accent it’s just complete failure and u guys just can’t do it my gf is American herself and she can’t even say the names of our towns and cities correctly too funny 😂😂😂👌

    Kyle RitchieKyle Ritchie17 tuntia sitten
  • This literally feels like the Lighthouse, the movie in real life. Bruh this is crazy

    Edgy_Secular _MemesEdgy_Secular _Memes17 tuntia sitten
  • if shane narrated this i feel it wouldn’t be as “ scary “ as it sounds

    breaaabreaaa17 tuntia sitten
  • This reminded me of Percy Jackson at the start of it

    Kali SmithKali Smith17 tuntia sitten
  • Why does he say boo-ey it’s pronounced boy?

    Banunu BanunuBanunu Banunu17 tuntia sitten
  • Look into the Villisca Axe Murder House!

    Tabitha JergensTabitha Jergens18 tuntia sitten
  • Ryan: *Better keep it tight* 😂

    BB KeyBB Key18 tuntia sitten
  • I think the fourth one had something to do with it and just threw the bodies into the ocean. Like how can 3 men go missing by "accident"?

    BB KeyBB Key18 tuntia sitten
  • The way the “alien juice” comment destroyed Shane’s joy in mere seconds

    Jenna BartschiJenna Bartschi18 tuntia sitten
  • they back people tell they quit buzzfeed. Miss something there

    ms6ms619 tuntia sitten

    honkity_honkity_19 tuntia sitten
  • I am scottish and i am so offended by this

    Calum hayCalum hay19 tuntia sitten
  • 23:41 corn cob pipe? i mean, his name was MacArthur

    John FJohn F20 tuntia sitten
  • That person that doesn’t see the lighthouse: *seems sus but I’ll ignore that*

    YenYen20 tuntia sitten
  • they both sound insane lmao

    Carolyn IzaguirreCarolyn Izaguirre20 tuntia sitten
  • "If you are scottish and being offended by that. You should be" -Ryan

    Zuhal HamidyZuhal Hamidy20 tuntia sitten
  • I can't take this seriously the narrator sounds like chills

    pockystickz :3pockystickz :321 tunti sitten
  • I don’t know why, but my favourite part of every “unsolved” episode is finding out how Ryan is going to transition to the “making this case unsolved” bit. Anyone else?

    Olivia TestaOlivia Testa22 tuntia sitten
  • I've been waiting ages for The guys to return, you wont belive The smile upon my face when i saw this and I am still having that psychotic smile :-)(Free range grass for The sheep)

    ZulphurZulphur22 tuntia sitten
  • i say the goongoozler took them 😤😤 unnus annual fans know

    booboothefoolbooboothefool22 tuntia sitten
  • This case is something for unsolved to sync their teeth into!!

    elainefitz21elainefitz2122 tuntia sitten
  • imagine they just all got drunk, tied the bottles to their ankles, and just drowned in the ocean

    Avni SharmaAvni Sharma23 tuntia sitten
  • The blue men, storm Kelpies, Ghosts. There are plenty of supernatural creatures on Scotland. And now we have skipped over the possible ghost on the island. Oh yay now there are also ghost ravens. Good lord this mystery.

    True RueTrue Rue23 tuntia sitten
  • i've been waiting for a new one for so long :')

    GamingWithMe 2220GamingWithMe 222023 tuntia sitten
  • "If you're Scottish and you're offended by this, you should be" LOL

    BananaPhoPhillyBananaPhoPhillyPäivä sitten
  • Sooo, no surprise Shane can do a PERFECT (or as close to it as I've ever heard from an American) Scottish accent, demons gotta be able to trick people with their voice

    Jack J. Q. DanielsJack J. Q. DanielsPäivä sitten
    • Also lmao I'm glad y'all are back! I do love me some true crime

      Jack J. Q. DanielsJack J. Q. DanielsPäivä sitten
  • Dude best timed sick leave ever

    Liana HLiana HPäivä sitten
  • ya know I was sad that this was a true crime season but 50% of the theory’s today were supernatural

    Pixie *Pixie *Päivä sitten
  • bad luck to kill a seabird

    Andrea GarzaAndrea GarzaPäivä sitten
    • why'd you spill the beans.......

      Andrea GarzaAndrea GarzaPäivä sitten
  • The stories are good but when they try to be funny it just renders these videos unwatchable. Its a pity.

    • That’s the opposite of what most people say. I’ve heard people say the only reason they can watch these videos about these disturbing true stories is because of how the guys banter in between (without disrespecting the people in the story itself).

      H WH W6 tuntia sitten
  • God I've missed these guys

    kevin augustssonkevin augustssonPäivä sitten
  • what i find creepy is that all the clocks were stopped

    Kevin MaloneKevin MalonePäivä sitten
  • Love ye guys xxx

    Geri markhamGeri markhamPäivä sitten
  • This reminds me of the film 'The Lighthouse', Would recommend it after listening to this...

    EsmeEsmePäivä sitten
  • keep these dark knight series refrences coming, pls

    Pixel Quadrant GamesPixel Quadrant GamesPäivä sitten
  • Virus in 2020 zombies in 2021. Keeps getting better and better. *sulks like ryan*

    Da CrammersDa CrammersPäivä sitten
  • It was El Chupacabra

    Deric ShearerDeric ShearerPäivä sitten
  • Shane will def weep the moment he sees me lol

    Rika KamikiRika KamikiPäivä sitten
  • Baba booey

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  • Some jamaican: Oi wi nuh want uh battyman ya so

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  • I didn’t know they kept making unsolved episodes rn tbh!

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  • At the end they have a real intense rap

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  • I know y’all trynna be funny with the small talks but it kinda ruins the video. I just skip to get back to the story

    New Orleans SaintsNew Orleans SaintsPäivä sitten
  • Can you guys do an episode on the disappearance of Zachary Bernhardt? An 8 year old Floridian boy who disappeared in the middle of the night. Very interesting story. The circumstances of his disappearance are fishy at best. #postmortem #buzzfeedunsolvedtruecrime

    rebecca bonnerrebecca bonnerPäivä sitten
  • I think we found Shane's only weakness. Rhymes

    Tamara LTamara LPäivä sitten
  • They were abducted by moth man who was drawn to the light

    Ryan DavidRyan DavidPäivä sitten
  • Loight hoose

    JonnyCJonnyCPäivä sitten
  • Usually I'm all up for the crazier theories but as a Scot living on the east coast I've seen the sea do some insane stuff. I know the sea around the west coast is way worse, and on a small island it could definitely get really bad. They 100% just got swept out to sea, though I do love a good Kelpie story.

    Lucy AndersonLucy AndersonPäivä sitten

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  • the vignette effect that you give while exporting a video is making Shanes face blurred especially in the wide-angle frame. either adjust his sitting position or adjust the camera.

    pradeep krpradeep krPäivä sitten
  • Fergs lemmino

    Fergie FanboyFergie FanboyPäivä sitten
  • Ryan is funnier

    Kgotso MoleoaKgotso MoleoaPäivä sitten
  • Shanes dissappointment over alien juice. Laughing with tears.

    eioshen boboieioshen boboiPäivä sitten
    • home in Noida, India. The tiny details of the events happened at the night of the murder can give you chills. Hope you give it a try. Big fan of your show.

      eioshen boboieioshen boboiPäivä sitten
  • I haven't watched you guys in a year. I've missed y'all ❤ 🤍 you guys can always make me laugh when I'm having a bad day.

    adela roseadela rosePäivä sitten
  • I've never heard buoy pronounced boo-ee before. 😂

    Sam FriendSam FriendPäivä sitten
  • me, a scottish person, listening to their impressions of a scottish person 👁👄👁

    sophie woodsophie woodPäivä sitten
  • They sound like they are drunk

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  • Joseph More Knocked on the door And found nothing out of place But the keepers were missin' And if you give a listen The waves may tell of their fate

    Moxie LoftonMoxie LoftonPäivä sitten
  • Polyamorous gay love story? *sighs, opens wattpad*

    Slippery CactusSlippery CactusPäivä sitten
  • Postmortem: so my theory is they bailed. Like shane said but without the love triangle. Firstly the job didn't seem to have many benefits, psychological fatigue, isolation, it must have gotten to them so why not just stage a disappearance. The Mackenzie guy could have been in on it too. Because not reporting something for two weeks is suspicious. Like we'd understand some days but two weeks? Idk he just seems like he's hiding something. I think the disappearance was staged by the victims.

    Mwale ZuluMwale ZuluPäivä sitten
  • Sprite is an awfully cute name for murderous, green haired fish dudes.

    J LangeJ LangePäivä sitten
  • this reminds me of an A24 movie called "The Lighthouse"

    Mariaj De GuzmanMariaj De GuzmanPäivä sitten
  • did anybody else have to read the poem about this for english?

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