Share

cover art for Death of Lobster Boy

History Dweebs - A look at True Crime, Murders, Serial Killers and the Darkside of History

Death of Lobster Boy

Grady Stiles Jr. became famous on the carnival circuit as “Lobster Boy”.  Despite his success on stage, his personal life was in shambles.


Written by: Tim Scott

Hosted by: Brandy Herrmann, Chuck Walters, and Tim Scott


Audio engineer and Editor: Thadd Scott


Intro and Outro Music 'Cheeky Chops' by All Good Folks. Uppbeat.io


** Be sure to listen past the outro music for additional content**

More episodes

View all episodes

  • Seven Men Gone: The Killing Spree of Aileen Wuornos

    01:02:46
    Written By: Tim ScottHosted By: Shellie Shel, Leanne Scott and Brandy HerrrmannProduced by: Thadd Scott.
  • Death in Room 1046

    01:10:28
     On January 2, 1935, a lone man, checked into the President Hotel in Kansas City. What happened to him is still a mystery to this day. Written by: Tim ScottHosted by Brandy Herrmann, Chuck Walters, Thadd Scott and Tim ScottProduced by: Thadd Scott
  • Radium Girls

    01:24:08
    When the ladies, working at the United States Radium Corporation (USRC), started glowing in the dark, it raised some concerns. Talk about a Glow Up!Written by: Tim ScottHosted by: Brandy Herrmann, Chuck Walters, Thadd Scott and Tim Scott. Produced by: Thadd ScottAudio Engineer: Thadd Scott
  • Tougher than a Bull Moose

    01:52:15
    The attempted assassination of Teddy RooseveltWritten by: Tim ScottHosted By: Brandy, Chuck, Thadd, and Tim Produced by Thadd Scott
  • Who killed Bonnie Lee Bakley?

    01:22:19
    When Bonnie Lee Bakley was murdered in downtown Los Angeles in May 2004, suspicion immediately turned to her actor husband Robert Blake. But was Blake guilty?Hosts: Brandy Herrmann, Chuck Walters, Tim Scott, and Thadd ScottWritten by: Tim ScottProduced by: Thadd Scott
  • The Death of John Holmes

    01:26:44
    Porn Star John Holmes was bigger than life until he met his untimely demise.Written by: Tim ScottProduced by: Thadd ScottHosted by: Brandy, Chuck, Thadd and Tim
  • The Thanksgiving Cannibal

    01:31:31
    If you dread spending the holidays with your family members, just be happy, you’re not spending Thanksgiving with Omaima Nelson.  Written by: Tim ScottProduced by: Thadd ScottHosted by an all-star cast: Brandy Herrmann, Chuck Walters, Tim Scott and Thadd Scott
  • Sharks and Shenanigans: Sydney's Shark Arm Case

    01:50:03
    On April 25, 1935, at Australia’s Coogee Beach aquarium, a shark puked up a human arm and this incident sparked a mystery full of twists and turns. Explore with us as we dive into the Shark Arm Murders case that looms large in Sydney’s true crime.Hosted by: Tim Scott, Charles Walters, Shellie G. and Thadd ScottWritten by: Shellie G.Editing and Production: Thadd Scott
  • Death Of a Muse: The Beekman Hill Murders

    02:07:44
    An Artist, A Muse, and Murder.  Written by: Tim Scott and Karen MichelleHosted by: Karen Michelle, Thadd Scott, Tim Scott and Chuck “Hawk” WaltersProduced by: Thadd Scott