The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

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 NetworkVor Monat
    • 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.

      GracieGracieVor Monat
    • What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?

      PlantPlantVor Monat
    • shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important

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

      Grace LinneaGrace LinneaVor Monat
    • 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 YacubVor Monat
  • the one thing you can never escape from is yourself............ go where you like, you always take you with you.........

    Erif RetratsErif RetratsVor 53 Minuten
  • I'm not scottish, and I'm not offended, but I do wanna kick you both in the face.

    solomon sessumssolomon sessumsVor 2 Stunden
  • y’all have to stop trying so hard to be funny because then you have the opposite effect. just go with the flow

    Imabad DonkeyImabad DonkeyVor 7 Stunden
  • I've been watching these episodes quite a lot recently and what's just dawned on me is that while Shane doesn't believe in ghosts, he does seem to believe in happy endings. It's actually sweet how often in these disappearance episodes he brings up them disappearing on purpose to go live happy lives.

    Art with LaviArt with LaviVor 8 Stunden
  • Thank you for bringing this back!

    Christian LepeChristian LepeVor 13 Stunden
  • I love you 2 so much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    CmarieCmarieVor 15 Stunden
  • Ryan's laugh at 17:00 is gold

    Obaid RafiqObaid RafiqVor Tag
  • Just. Found this show I love it u guys are too funny!!!

    Yvonne ThompsonYvonne ThompsonVor Tag
  • make season 6&7 marathons PLEASE

    Selma AlomerovicSelma AlomerovicVor Tag
  • God I hate Buzzfeed... I am a Far Right Russian, dont judge me just saying. But these two? And this channel? Amazing... 10/10... I love you guys ❤ keep it up! For me to have a Buzzfeed sub is proof how amazing this channel is. Its transcends Politics and Ideals :)

    Mira .45Mira .45Vor Tag
  • Some unsolved mystery ww2 theam -The Pearl Harbor Ghost Plane -The Nazi Gold Train -Foo Fighters

    James TaylorJames TaylorVor Tag

  • IM OFFENDED! Jk :(

    Michael CMichael CVor Tag

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    AnnabeanoAnnabeanoVor Tag
  • i feel bad for them have to 𝗯𝗿𝗲𝗮𝗸 there hands for the des

    alimkaalimkaVor Tag
  • This sounds like The Lighthouse film

    The Film CrusaderThe Film CrusaderVor Tag
  • Lighthouse hallucinations are real y'all, try watching The Lighthouse starring Dafoe & Pattinson, it may explain what happened here

    Chris SamuelChris SamuelVor 2 Tage
  • if you want a guy to report things and all that jazz, maybe you should pay him more than 8 pounds a year

    KayKayVor 2 Tage
  • I'm not Scottish and I'm offended by this... does that count? :P

    NightShader1NightShader1Vor 2 Tage
  • Sheep.... ergot.... mushrooms .. go figure

    EdFookEdFookVor 2 Tage
  • 22:40 ahahaha

    Unknown BUnknown BVor 2 Tage
  • Is it me or did Ryan just quote Emperor Aurelian because if he did Sol Invictus fellow Roman

    Neb SamNeb SamVor 3 Tage
  • Just tell the story please, and forget the comedy.

    Bernard MurphyBernard MurphyVor 3 Tage
  • Nobody cared who I was until I pit on the mask is an achievement in payday 2 and a reference to something else I don’t know

    Dude Mcduder420Dude Mcduder420Vor 3 Tage
  • When it doubt, blame the fae

    Ally CatAlly CatVor 3 Tage
  • Ryan: you cried in little women the film? Shane: no I just saw little women on the street and cried :)

  • Can we just appreciate the fact that if a sprite were to challenge ryan, he will win?? 🧜‍♂️

    Andrea Michelle Tirado MartinezAndrea Michelle Tirado MartinezVor 3 Tage
  • Im late to a show but this is gonna make a great binge tonight Ryan & Shane are the best

    Chill BeerusChill BeerusVor 3 Tage
  • I can't finish this episode 😩 i have big phobia of the sea and when they showed the picture of the merman thingy i got the chills ugh I can't

    Disco DeakyDisco DeakyVor 3 Tage
  • Shane would get killed by a sprite ryan would win

    Cody BootheCody BootheVor 3 Tage
  • It could've been the creatures called Sirens? is my guess/theory, my theory is that because the Lighthouse was on a cliff and the concrete blocks were at the bottom of the cliff, the sirens could've sung their hypnotizing song, and could've lured the keepers to their deadly demise. - Nevaeh Productions.

    Nevonnie ProductionsNevonnie ProductionsVor 3 Tage
  • Please do a separate Unsolved on Shane's Hair chuckles x

    Lorna HartshornLorna HartshornVor 3 Tage
  • Wasnt there a movie about or inspired by this?

    Olivia SterkOlivia SterkVor 3 Tage
  • What I wanna know is, about the three doors at 5:23, were they locked from the outside or the inside? Like, answering that might help solve the mystery, y'know?

    An Original NameAn Original NameVor 3 Tage
  • Ryan: Ok, rap battle with a sprite for your soul. Go! Shane: WELL I'M A SPRITE.

    Tawny VenturaTawny VenturaVor 3 Tage
  • Shane: Okay hear me out Ryan: uh-huh Shane: They were all in love with each other Ryan: uh-huh Shane: And they had this whole tripod thing going on Ryan: OHH, and there was a lover's quarrel?? That makes sense- Shane: No, they ran away to Jamacia and lived happily ever after. Next theory!

    Tawny VenturaTawny VenturaVor 3 Tage
  • Aye, we're a wee bit offended wi that pish accent. 😂

    Tigi 24Tigi 24Vor 3 Tage
  • As a Scottish person I was deceased at their attempts of a Scottish accent oml 😂

    SarahSarahVor 3 Tage
  • ... not one mite

    Nom du ClavierNom du ClavierVor 3 Tage
  • Maybe pay him more eight pounds a year? That's 123 today btw.

    Nom du ClavierNom du ClavierVor 3 Tage
  • B U O Y

    JazzFoxJazzFoxVor 4 Tage
  • I will gladly flyte with these dastardly sprites

    Dying In fashionDying In fashionVor 4 Tage
  • What if the man who was supposed to watch the island killed them?

    Owen DarraghOwen DarraghVor 4 Tage
  • I wasn't paying attention and I was so confused when Shane said "#nutbuster"

    Pastel Sugar GalaxyPastel Sugar GalaxyVor 4 Tage

    GotchaGotchaVor 4 Tage
  • Really freaking disappointed that there was no reference to the lighthouse

    Aidan LevangieAidan LevangieVor 4 Tage
  • Love you guys! BUT: it’s called a ‘rogue’ wave. Never heard of a ‘renegade’ wave before 😆 (sounds cool)

    Alfredo AtencioAlfredo AtencioVor 4 Tage
  • Rogue Wave??

    Damian SantiagoDamian SantiagoVor 4 Tage
  • I think they spilled their beans.

    SammyyamSammyyamVor 4 Tage
  • Why isn't it a theory about the man getting paid £8 a year was the one who abducted them or had something to do with their disappearances? He knew something was wrong and didn't warn or tell anyone for 2 weeks even though he was getting paid to tell, it sounds sus.

    Frankie MosesFrankie MosesVor 4 Tage
  • Why do Americans pronounce Bouy so weirdly

    Ellen ReynoldsEllen ReynoldsVor 5 Tage
  • This man was paid what equals about £1000 a year to watch a lighthouse, I’d slack off too

    Possum BoyPossum BoyVor 5 Tage
  • Is that one robert pattinson movie based on this lmao

    Zee T.Zee T.Vor 5 Tage
  • I love how the sex with sheep joke went over Ryan's head lol

    Davide GiuseppeDavide GiuseppeVor 5 Tage
  • Shane: a 110 feet? Ryan:Must have been some big caibunga (Philippines, Indonesia, Japan): **laughs while packing to move to the moon**

    NineTiNine 9•T•9NineTiNine 9•T•9Vor 5 Tage
  • Watching Shane get so excited for the "What're you buying" line of stuff only to be broken by the words "Can of Alien Juice" is simultaneously hilarious and pitying. He's just so excited for whatever lead in that Ryan is building up to. Excited for maybe a clue as to something solid and profound. But no, it's aliens to destroy the Madej's joyful heart.

    Jekyll NelliganJekyll NelliganVor 5 Tage
  • I hope Shane and Ryan aren't skipping back day at the gym. Carrying Buzzfeed can't be easy

    Reservoir DogReservoir DogVor 5 Tage
  • bad luck to kill a sea bird

    Jake MillerJake MillerVor 5 Tage
  • 3 lighthouse keeper crow boyfriends flying away to Jamaica

    StandUp BYHAStandUp BYHAVor 5 Tage
  • James Ducat is an ancestor of my family

    James HarringtonJames HarringtonVor 5 Tage
  • The grass is sour

    Chase GuyChase GuyVor 5 Tage
  • Magic grass?! Someone tell Free Range Grass!!

    EBirchall1EBirchall1Vor 5 Tage
  • Theory 5 those three lightkeepers could have been possibly abducted by another ship possibly a pirate ship.

    Jernarow WhyllyJernarow WhyllyVor 5 Tage
  • The spirit had the power to turn into nephelim in the flesh or some other. Kymera whatever it was originally and it was hungry for a light house orderve.a boogie bear maybe.

    Joe SmithJoe SmithVor 5 Tage
  • Butt of Lewis. Lol

    Sfu MatoSfu MatoVor 6 Tage
  • I haven’t seen The Lighthouse, but any inspiration here? I know it’s definitely about a descent into madness.

    Alayna WeathersAlayna WeathersVor 6 Tage
  • My dog pepper finds Ryan’s voice so soothing it is so cute whenever shane talks she likes slightly jumps

    Isabel ShearerIsabel ShearerVor 6 Tage
  • Isn't there a Classic Doctor Who episode about this?

    pianobooks42pianobooks42Vor 6 Tage
The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers