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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Plant - 2 päeva tagasi
What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?
valsol - 3 päeva tagasi
shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important
Grace Linnea
Grace Linnea - 3 päeva tagasi
Which rap song would you rather use against the water sprites, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice or Fancy by Iggy Azalea?
Yazmine Yacub
Yazmine Yacub - 3 päeva tagasi
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!!
Candy Smithey
Candy Smithey - 3 päeva tagasi
Pizzagelion - Tund tagasi
is this what inspired The Lighthouse(2019)?
Nicole B
Nicole B - Tund tagasi
“Things aren’t gonna happen that are great” Ryan, you’ve just summed up 2020 and the confused way I think about it
Harsh Upadhyay
Harsh Upadhyay - Tund tagasi
Magic grass and double sheep?
I think we all know what the grass is.
mustafa 43
mustafa 43 - Tund tagasi
a pigeon
a pigeon - Tund tagasi
They should do an episode on the Frog Boys, they disappeared in Daegu, South Korea while looking for eggs in a mountain on March 26, 1991. 11 years later they found the 5 boys' bones on the mountain by 2 men. Initially, the police thought they died because of the cold, but on three of the boys skulls, there were marks that appeared to be made by a metal tool. According to the forensic team, the boys seemed to have been hit on the head and died from those injuries. There's actually a lot more on this case. It's very interesting!!
Nicole B
Nicole B - Tund tagasi
Sheep are magical! And they have twins fairly often. Loving the fanfic Shane
hannah - Tund tagasi
"if you're scottish and you're offended by this, you should be"
zo id
zo id - Tund tagasi
Whyd yee spill your beans
Sarah K
Sarah K - Tund tagasi
Why do they pause and joke around so much? They broke the flow of an otherwise extremely interesting and mysterious story.
Zoila Medina
Zoila Medina - Tund tagasi
I missed you guys soooooo much!!! Love unsolved !!!!!
Emma Cook
Emma Cook - Tund tagasi
I’m FASCINATED by this case - I want to go to the Flannan Isles one day. It’s not too far as well given I live in Scotland.
Emma Cook
Emma Cook - Tund tagasi
Emily Jones
Emily Jones - Tund tagasi
so uh.... was the lighthouse (movie with Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe) based on this? Because that would make sense.
Lily Hadrich
Lily Hadrich - Tund tagasi
Idk the main keeper is sus.
Loonatyk (OFFICIAL)
Loonatyk (OFFICIAL) - Tund tagasi
Finally, yall are back! Been waiting for what feels like years, and I can't wait for these new episodes.
Greg Homan
Greg Homan - Tund tagasi
*W I N D Y*
*B U T T*
Misty Rose
Misty Rose - Tund tagasi
Haven’t recently watched The Lighthouse, this was beyond delightful. Missed you guys!! 🥰🥰
PAST ROTT3N - Tund tagasi
My boy Shane out here sounding like the janitor from the Simpson’s
Lin Griffiths
Lin Griffiths - 2 tundi tagasi
I just wanna say Ryan's Rorschach impression was on point 😳
NyanCat1907 - 2 tundi tagasi
I watched the movie about this (not the Robert Pattinson one tho} and it was logical but there was loophole that made the theory the movie had not logical lol
Cody Moore
Cody Moore - 2 tundi tagasi
Hey guys! Do Chalino Sanchez!
Emcee Ash
Emcee Ash - 2 tundi tagasi
Oh yeah finally!!!!!
Sam S
Sam S - 2 tundi tagasi
Scp site 13!!
blasian_ boi555
blasian_ boi555 - 2 tundi tagasi
Ryan's nose sounds hella stuffed
Night Wizzard
Night Wizzard - 2 tundi tagasi
Was this recorded before shane and ryan started watcher, or are they still working with buzzfeed or...
nxcrosis - 2 tundi tagasi
18:13 is that a shirtless Shane
Erin Cahill
Erin Cahill - 2 tundi tagasi
The boys six feet apart outside in the dark is a wonderful set that I appreciate
Samuel Commander
Samuel Commander - 2 tundi tagasi
Been waiting for youse to do this one since the start.
Reganld vonbartersbee
Reganld vonbartersbee - 2 tundi tagasi
This is the literal only show saving buzzfeed
Night Wizzard
Night Wizzard - 2 tundi tagasi
Ryan and shane have been carrying buzzfeed for years. Every good buzzfeed show, unsolved, ruining history, them killing their friends in sims. They are now buzzfeed.
ORANGE GRADIENT - 2 tundi tagasi
The boys are back
CMN - 2 tundi tagasi
Roderick Mackenzie is kinda sus. Vote him out
Aliejha - 2 tundi tagasi
Shaolin Wanderer Gaming
Shaolin Wanderer Gaming - 2 tundi tagasi
Daija Downing
Daija Downing - 2 tundi tagasi
I missed Shane and Ryan SO MUCH
crumbs - 2 tundi tagasi
One of them might've spilled their beans.
VixenVulpecula - 2 tundi tagasi
When Ryan said, “It’s a can of alien juice,” Shane’s face fell and I LOST it.
ASSASIN X102 - 2 tundi tagasi
22:40 Best part rap battle ending ever!! 😂😂
Lordnerdious - 2 tundi tagasi
I’m so excited for more of this, especially more supernatural ones
Air Shadøw
Air Shadøw - 2 tundi tagasi
I’m waiting for supernatural season 7
Squirley Spitmonkey
Squirley Spitmonkey - 2 tundi tagasi
Are these guys supposed to be funny or something? You could just tell us the story and leave it at that. These guys add nothing but annoyance to the video. Soy personified.
Night Wizzard
Night Wizzard - 2 tundi tagasi
Because there are a thousand podcasts and youtube channels where people just tell stories.
ASAP Rocky
ASAP Rocky - 2 tundi tagasi
wait this was a real thing ?!?!
Keith O'Donnell
Keith O'Donnell - 2 tundi tagasi
im glad the mannequin is still employed
Dalton Schafer
Dalton Schafer - 2 tundi tagasi
Was that a naruto reference
Felicia A. Alegre
Felicia A. Alegre - 3 tundi tagasi
I have missed the ghoul brothers so much!!!Happy you boys are back!!! I couldn’t help but smile and laugh ❤️❤️
Robinn Blood
Robinn Blood - 3 tundi tagasi
Plot twist: they went to a different country and started a new life
Lots Latte
Lots Latte - 3 tundi tagasi
post mortem: maybe they killed a seagull
Chandler Muriel Bing
Chandler Muriel Bing - 3 tundi tagasi
People need to be more skeptic, or we are just gonna have a bunch of retards claiming supernatural theories since "I Don't Know" doesn't satisfy their needs! I mean this strongly, if you believe its aliens or some supernatural non sense, please seek help asap! That or educate yourself extensively. Roses are red, violets are blue, if you have no clue, read a book or two
Jolene Soriano
Jolene Soriano - 3 tundi tagasi
how did you guys measure 6ft apart for the socially distanced seats? did you just ask shane to lie down and be like “yup! this is how far our seats need to be!”
Night Wizzard
Night Wizzard - 2 tundi tagasi
Nah they only need 6 feet.
Jed Gabriel Mendoza
Jed Gabriel Mendoza - 3 tundi tagasi
Maybe it is some cathulu stuff, the whole Island has been teleported to another dimension where it is storming and stuff then maybe that's why it disappeared for 2 weeks and the youngest said "Sea is calm, Voice is silent and God is over all"
Logan Birk
Logan Birk - 3 tundi tagasi
y’all ever seen “The Lighthouse”
Night Wizzard
Night Wizzard - 2 tundi tagasi
no I live in ohio and we don't have those out here
Taylor Allard
Taylor Allard - 3 tundi tagasi
Robert Eggers The Lighthouse but make it real and less h*rny.
Devarshi Choudhury
Devarshi Choudhury - 3 tundi tagasi
Is it me or does Shane looks exactly like James May?
LadyRandomnessa - 3 tundi tagasi
Ryan's snickering at the butt joke is everything.
The Sudsy Toe
The Sudsy Toe - 3 tundi tagasi
126 is my lucky number and this vid is 26.1 sec long
LEGENDARY GAMER - 3 tundi tagasi
shane looks like the anabelle doll !!!!!!!
Grant Paris
Grant Paris - 3 tundi tagasi
I missed these guys.
414rl - 3 tundi tagasi
theory: what if they were suffering from severe hypothermia from the low temperature and drinking alcohol on the regular... as a result they collectively began to hallucinate, have psychotic episodes and as the final stages of Hypothermia where they began to have paradoxical undressing- the person becomes disoriented, confused, and combative. They may begin discarding their clothing, which, in turn, increases the rate of heat loss....and they all ran into the sea ... or one ran in and the others not well didnt use their training but attempted to stop him resulting in the other two being swept away... just a thought
CE Nelson
CE Nelson - 3 tundi tagasi
Ello gents, I personally think dudes all agreed to bounce off that island and are now sipping mojitos laughing at all of us wondering what happened to them.. but what’s your opinion on the matter ? Why didn’t they get scuba divers to search the area for evidence ? I need these questions answered man ! #PostMortem
Chelsey Legree
Chelsey Legree - 3 tundi tagasi
I am soooooo hapoy that the boys are back!!! Just wasnt the same without them!!!
Ben P
Ben P - 3 tundi tagasi
Why are they so far apart? Neither of them have the virus. They are healthy adults. They wouldn't know if they had the virus.
The Based God
The Based God - 3 tundi tagasi
The white guy is annoying af
Looking For Funnies
Looking For Funnies - 3 tundi tagasi
Well maybe they just walked away, you dont know
Life of Iz
Life of Iz - 4 tundi tagasi
did this story remind anyone else of the show Manifest? especially the hallucinating storms part
the redpanda
the redpanda - 4 tundi tagasi
is it just me or i see that shane and ryan look more relax? hahaha
A - 4 tundi tagasi
i love how i always learn a new vocabulary word watching these two goons. Salient. fun.
Veenilla - 4 tundi tagasi
Subscribe to Watcher ✨
Collette Loraine
Collette Loraine - 4 tundi tagasi
Honestly I think Shane’s theory of the men just dipping and starting a new life together is the most plausible
BlueAnon99 - 4 tundi tagasi
i'm rooting for sea monster. some kind of scottish kraken or kelpie. no facts just vibes #postmortem #pleasebeaseamonster
BlueAnon99 - 4 tundi tagasi
also hells yeah poly rights
jess - 4 tundi tagasi
i like that the lighthouse keeper is wearing a hoodie in da headshot
Some Guy
Some Guy - 4 tundi tagasi
Those discussions between storytelling are not enjoyable.
LadyRandomnessa - 4 tundi tagasi
Happiness returns to my life.
bat cvnt
bat cvnt - 4 tundi tagasi
Bro Shane lookin good in them jeans....
your willy is going to hell
your willy is going to hell - 4 tundi tagasi
8:13 was amazing, the joy instantaneously vanished from his being
belle m.
belle m. - 4 tundi tagasi
Cherronne Tqe
Cherronne Tqe - 4 tundi tagasi
Post Mortem: They did not hallucinate the storm, in fact the storm was real, and they went missing because they entered a parallel universe. (Beds were untouched and there wasnt any broken things in the light house)
Jessrassic_Snark - 4 tundi tagasi
The Ghoul Boys are back! The film The Lighthouse must be based on this tale.
Brendan - 4 tundi tagasi
Sounds eerily similar to the plot of The Lighthouse movie
Colette Cavazos
Colette Cavazos - 4 tundi tagasi
So... the Lighthouse(2019) ?
bob ross
bob ross - 4 tundi tagasi
ayee, good to see you two back!
AARON MISQUITH - 4 tundi tagasi
Hey guys I have been following the 2 of u and watching every video since 2 years.
I want to see you guys make a version of the serial killer
D J - 4 tundi tagasi
Ye shouldn't have spilled yer beans...
feby balqis
feby balqis - 4 tundi tagasi
what about the possibilities of pirates taking the men??
Gold Cleaver
Gold Cleaver - 5 tundi tagasi
You guys should do oak island! Great to see you two back at it, love this show and Watcher
Mary Smee
Mary Smee - 5 tundi tagasi
omg! At last an American that can pronounce Edinburgh correctly. USA pay attention to Ryan!!
SydMint - 5 tundi tagasi
I always knew Gatorade was alien juice :) 😂😂😂
Annonimoose Q
Annonimoose Q - 5 tundi tagasi
Oh when the theory about them becoming birds came up I was thinking less “please help us we’re not actually birds” and more “haha look at those non avian losers, I hear Jamaica’s nice this time of year, let dip”... it’s what me and my friends would probably do
Mandy R.
Mandy R. - 5 tundi tagasi
Watching Shane struggle to rhyme battle Ryan as a sprite was hilarious 😂 That was the laugh I needed today!
c t
c t - 5 tundi tagasi
(anxious violin music)
ThatAsianDudeWhoVlogs? - 5 tundi tagasi
Welcome back Ghoul Boys. You know what will be awesome? going to the house of American Murder: The Family Next Door. Heard there is some paranormal stuff going on.
SpaceMan - 5 tundi tagasi
I'm so glad you guys are back.
Mahfk Namsayn
Mahfk Namsayn - 5 tundi tagasi
Paul - 5 tundi tagasi
Huh. So this is where they got the crows in the Lighthouse movie from
Philip Randazzo
Philip Randazzo - 5 tundi tagasi
#postmortem We had roast mortem, then toast mortem, can I nominate GHOST mortem (which is just Ryan and Shane trying to scare or surprise each other at some point during the episode). #Ghostmortem
F0Xx InAB0Xx
F0Xx InAB0Xx - 5 tundi tagasi
Are we all just going to ignore Shane’s man bun in the works?
Need that man bun
Puppy101612 - 5 tundi tagasi
As a scot, I have never been more entertained watching Ryan and Shane attempt a Scottish accent.
Kaptain Kiwi
Kaptain Kiwi - 5 tundi tagasi
8:13 got me! Goddamn!
Jaeckel - 5 tundi tagasi
Enchantment in the light.
Haut Strange
Haut Strange - 5 tundi tagasi
This episode is extra chaotic. I love it.
Shadowidk - 5 tundi tagasi
Ok let’s just agree that aliens are real. Maybe they don’t do what we think but they are definitely real. Ghosts and spirits maybe.... but we will never know for sure. But aliens, I mean space is endless, which means that there are infinite galaxies and planets able to sustain life. It’s possible