The Mysterious Death Of The Somerton Man Revisited

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Vor year
John Perez
John Perez

0:45 who is the guy with the glasses? I've seen this before and didn't notice 😳

Vor 2 Monate
Aaron Artz
Aaron Artz

2:38 "s p y"

Vor 8 Monate
amla
amla

Why haven't they tested the hair DNA yet?

Vor 8 Monate
ARAM-THE- SLUG
ARAM-THE- SLUG

did Brent pass away?

Vor 9 Monate
lordscythe100
lordscythe100

*WHY ON MIN: **0:35** NEXT TO SHANE (RIGHT SIDE), THERE IS NOTHING AND 10 SECONDS LATER (**0:45**), THERE IS A MAN WITH A BEARD AND GLASSES SEATING NEXT TO HIM???? AND THEN IN THE MIN **1:09** HE IS GONE????* *CHEERS*

Vor 11 Monate
CARLY GIL DANTE
CARLY GIL DANTE

Its like the isdal woman

Vor 11 Stunden
Robert Pembroke
Robert Pembroke

The Submarine Joke and Somerton Man Correct me if I'm wrong. I'm thinking that the Somerton Man appeared on the Beach in South Australia; And then, there was a departmental rotation in the public sector. A retitle of departments at Universities; Or, personnel were transferred. There was an expectation of the Freighter Joke involving the acquisition of a Submarine Project perhaps. That type of Submarine they wished to acquire was designed to sink freighters. Diesel subs are perfectly fit for that purpose . They remember The Luscitania and get scared. They redivert funding elsewhere and look rather sheepish about it all.

Vor 17 Stunden
Claudia Uriostegui
Claudia Uriostegui

Why was there a man in the chair then later gone??

Vor Tag
asmr qween
asmr qween

so there was a man standing behind not ryan but the other one in the intro

Vor 2 Tage
Katie Foster
Katie Foster

Interested in more on the Somerton man? https://youtu.be/WCK-Wp-Az8g

Vor 4 Tage
Justine Harper
Justine Harper

They exhumed him recently and hopefully can find enough DNA to find his family

Vor 4 Tage
bia
bia

When Shane commented about how riding horses with a friend on the beach seemed fun, he looked at Ryan with such longing. Take this man to ride horses on the beach now!!

Vor 5 Tage
Robert Pembroke
Robert Pembroke

@Evelyn Overcash  I think I worked out the plot of the narrative in the murder of the Somerset Man of South Australia. He was murdered around about mid 20th century. They found him in suit on beach. No ID. No reported missing. A page from novel in pocket contained Lewis Carroll word game workings. Scenario. Doctor encourages medical employees to get other patients to poke and prod the suspect. The suspect is working on a word game problem using a page from a novel. He knows the medical employees are provoking the matter. So he mousetraps the fellow and murders him. The only variation in my scenario is that he probably shoved that piece of paper in his mouth. Psychiatrists never report that type of scenario. So it is a psychiatrist. ...and I'm thinking that's why they've subdued their manner around me because they know that I know what they're trying to do. So that's how they get them to curb their behaviour longitudinally. They let them play out that plot with the necrophilia joke. And they probably think it has relationship with Somerset Dam rain pants style joke. So it's a clang. And no doubt some person(s) has threatened them with the 'how's your father?' routine. So I'm pretty sure, "That's all Folks!" Sayonara as my father would say:)

Vor 5 Tage
Chugga Nutts
Chugga Nutts

Average day in Australia

Vor 8 Tage
TheFandomTheory
TheFandomTheory

I greatly appreciate the TW in the beginning of the videos now. The previous episodes did not have that, and its important because it is a really sensitive and potentially triggering subject

Vor 11 Tage
Carter Zawicki
Carter Zawicki

0:44 just take a look

Vor 13 Tage
Ingenious Barbarian
Ingenious Barbarian

OK, the story about Ryan's mom's "jokes" explains SO MUCH.

Vor 13 Tage
mother russia cat
mother russia cat

Tamam shud in persian means it ended

Vor 13 Tage
Dani
Dani

Shout out from Costa Rica! We're waiting for you Ghoul boys! #NoGhostsInCostaRica

Vor 14 Tage
Kamyar Rajabi
Kamyar Rajabi

I speak persian and this languagge is full of poem books that are very popular in the world like saadi boostan and golestan and ferdowsi shahname and robaiat of khayyam but i 100% guaranty its not cuz of a death its peacefull 😂😂

Vor 16 Tage
Topi S
Topi S

im doing your work buzz

Vor 16 Tage
Topi S
Topi S

if u look at MLIABO u get malibo

Vor 16 Tage
Topi S
Topi S

in 8:54 i discovered that there is the name Mia Lois if u look at these letters mliaoisamstgab u can find a name

Vor 16 Tage
Giovanni Genovese
Giovanni Genovese

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Vor 17 Tage
Michael Aoun
Michael Aoun

0:45 look there is a guy in the background❗❗❗

Vor 18 Tage
Dan Watson
Dan Watson

The somerton man had the feet of a dancer- what if jo's son was the somertons man

Vor 18 Tage
Agent 6ar41a
Agent 6ar41a

6:55 im persian and taman shud or تمام شد means it ended.

Vor 19 Tage
Michaela Bushey
Michaela Bushey

NOBODY GONNA TALK ABOUT RYANS FLY BEING DOWN?!?!! 🤣🤣🤣

Vor 19 Tage
marinela todoj
marinela todoj

i get aomit b out of it. it is a name, don,t know it if has a different meaning.

Vor 19 Tage
Amins Eldirawi
Amins Eldirawi

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Vor 22 Tage
Violet Garcia
Violet Garcia

How you gone just rat your mom out like that lol

Vor 22 Tage
Perri
Perri

WHY DID I ONLY JUST NOW REWATCH AND NOTICE BRENT IN THE CORNER OH MY GOD 😭😭😭

Vor 25 Tage
orion
orion

I believe he and the nurse were spies who were romantically involved as a way of "spying on each other" and she fell pregnant. I think he left her number so his higher ups would know she killed him.

Vor 25 Tage
Douche Bag
Douche Bag

Imagine you’re a trained smart Soviet spy but you leave a book with your literal phone number near by in someone’s car right by the crime scene. Highly plausible… not.

Vor 25 Tage
Alba Spire
Alba Spire

I NEVER NOTICED BRETT IN THE BG BEFORE AS THEY IMPLY HE DIED 😂

Vor 26 Tage
TERI MAKA BH0$RA
TERI MAKA BH0$RA

CIA agent

Vor 26 Tage
Grungy Swamp-juice
Grungy Swamp-juice

K now I'm wanting to look into this case even further.. My Grandmother is OBSESSED with tracing our family tree and an entire branch of our family had the name Egan.. Very likely unrelated to the Egans allegedly involved in the case, but the mention of the name definitely caught me off guard

Vor 28 Tage
Nguyen Nhat Huy
Nguyen Nhat Huy

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Vor 28 Tage
Ally Woods
Ally Woods

How did I not notice Brent until I read the comments and when back omg

Vor 29 Tage
Ally Woods
Ally Woods

Why doesn’t Egan just do an Ancesty test or one of those lmao

Vor 29 Tage
Ally Woods
Ally Woods

I love how Shane’s impersonation of Australians are always hushed or yelling no In between

Vor 29 Tage
DarrenAiton1
DarrenAiton1

Another case with the victim lying on the beach with the labels cut off their clothes?🤔🤔 hmmmmm highly unlikely to be connected but makes ya think….

Vor 29 Tage
Pan!c on
Pan!c on

Bret

Vor Monat
Shivam Pandey
Shivam Pandey

at 0:45 sec, is he a man or a dummy....btw these signs are intriguing in ur videos

Vor Monat
chillarneyman
chillarneyman

I gotta stop watching these at night

Vor Monat
lolplp999
lolplp999

Dude for me the video looks like its... Corrupted?

Vor Monat
Radiant Zombie
Radiant Zombie

I like how Shane refers to himself as a living person when we all know he’s a demon.

Vor Monat
serotoninjc
serotoninjc

It’s not a phone number it’s the numbers that is allocated to the books that’s used in the book cypher, example use book 3

Vor Monat
serotoninjc
serotoninjc

It’s the book code used by illegal smuggling groups and international crime syndicates, we will never know the code unless the set of books used for the code is found

Vor Monat
Kingsley Ekechukwu
Kingsley Ekechukwu

What if they had secret relationship but the dude was a spy so he tells his wife his line of work which is probably why she fainted after seeing the man Bc she knows her but maybe the man told her that Bc his a spy and associate with so many strong people pretending not to know him is best for her safety 🧐🧐🧐

Vor Monat
Valentia Huguley
Valentia Huguley

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Vor Monat
How To Play
How To Play

7:20 why does that face in the background scare me every episode even though I know it would be there

Vor Monat
pastelperson
pastelperson

Mans could’ve just had a bad case of mono

Vor Monat
Carmen Podojil
Carmen Podojil

Messy hair Ryan is my favorite

Vor Monat
Charlotte Dobrev
Charlotte Dobrev

Do you think KEAN could be his initials?

Vor Monat
SFade1
SFade1

Definitely the next door neighbor

Vor Monat
Darling
Darling

Adelaide represent! this may be the only time you non-Aussies will ever hear that name lol

Vor Monat
Crxstal [RL]
Crxstal [RL]

I may or may not have peed my pants

Vor Monat
Gabe F
Gabe F

Shane=animatronic 5nights at Shane’s

Vor Monat
Valentia Huguley
Valentia Huguley

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Vor Monat
gillian barron
gillian barron

i wasnt around in the 40's but im pretty sure we never had long phone numbers in that time and it was wrong format for adelaide phone numbers

Vor Monat
GamingAnimators
GamingAnimators

It could be a combination of all the theories.

Vor Monat
Lee Wainwright
Lee Wainwright

Jo Thompson is involved somehow definitely

Vor Monat
Jessica Digiglio
Jessica Digiglio

I honestly believe the Somerton man was one of the American detectives that conned the Sodder family after their children went missing. Timeline matches the Sodder fire happened before the Somerton man was hired by the family and he either ran off to Australia with the money or was following a lead in Australia before he died.

Vor Monat
Jonah Price
Jonah Price

Too many people hating on Ryan’s hair. I love it!

Vor Monat
kt
kt

Now that’s funny because I just gave the rubaiyat a read last week and I’m still living. It was pretty good, a real page turne—AUGHSKEBRVJD

Vor Monat
Milky Way Dogs
Milky Way Dogs

I'm sorry but why did no one look into the guy who found the book in his car? What if his story was faked and he didn't leave his car windows down I feel he very well could have been a part of the case

Vor Monat
Musicissmylife 05
Musicissmylife 05

me freakin out over the man in the cornor for a sec lol

Vor Monat
big clover
big clover

6:45

Vor Monat
Geo Nelson
Geo Nelson

We need Cole phelps n jack Kelso for this one

Vor Monat
dorsareads
dorsareads

Why no one thinks this case is almost identical to isdal woman ?

Vor Monat
Maisha Mahboob
Maisha Mahboob

0:45 I have never been more spooked

Vor Monat
selin
selin

7:31 flashbacks to those two deleted args anyone 🤡

Vor Monat
Amins Eldirawi
Amins Eldirawi

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Vor Monat
mehroz chau
mehroz chau

the body of the man has been exhumed to obtain DNA

Vor Monat
ᴇAT Y0Uʀ JEʟL-O KIDs
ᴇAT Y0Uʀ JEʟL-O KIDs

Ok but like The cloths without tags isn’t all that weird I have really sensitive skin and I have to use a seam-ripper to take the tags out of pretty much all my clothing.

Vor Monat
Trevor Lahey
Trevor Lahey

They tested the guys dna, turns out he’s related to Thomas Jefferson and he’s part Native American

Vor Monat
2kn111
2kn111

It’s definitely spies who fell in love and were hiding both their identities and forbidden affair

Vor Monat
John Doe
John Doe

Russian auditor? Is my theory cause they're suppose to be nobodies the best of the best and it explains why nobody knows him nor acknowledges any tie to him

Vor Monat
Ru Milbourn
Ru Milbourn

'just chilling in costa rica sucking on coconuts'

Vor Monat
Tito Avalos Torrejón
Tito Avalos Torrejón

Just for the record Ryan: NEVER ride a horse called "Crazy" 😆

Vor Monat
nick hergatt
nick hergatt

The ARG bit has aged like milk

Vor Monat
Vanilla Gorilla
Vanilla Gorilla

Sad to see this series end, but I love the paranormal episodes even more.

Vor Monat
matt Wright
matt Wright

Whos brent/brett

Vor Monat
Foooddd
Foooddd

I believe they should fingerprint in order to get a birth certificate, people will say human rights etc but if you take another humans life human rights should be avoked.

Vor Monat
C G
C G

Well since it's safe to say the man was a spy too he probably needed to keep in touch with the woman (the other spy in this area) which is why her phone number was written down in the book. Someone either poisoned him before he arrived to see her or they followed him after he left her house (safe to assume since it was so close to where he was found)

Vor 2 Monate
Bam Bam
Bam Bam

Im glad they did it again, with Shane.

Vor 2 Monate
AyeYerMa
AyeYerMa

Yayyyyy he said pastie right this time! 😂

Vor 2 Monate
Jonah McD
Jonah McD

Brent is in the background behind Shane at 0:45!!

Vor 2 Monate
Natalia Samantha Czulinski
Natalia Samantha Czulinski

Any connection to the Isdal woman?

Vor 2 Monate
Megan Matheson
Megan Matheson

Ahh he's like a weird Edward Norton🤣😍

Vor 2 Monate
Arusha Farheen
Arusha Farheen

if i were investigating this case i would actually read the whole ''Rubaiyat by Omar Khayyam'' in order to crack that cipher

Vor 2 Monate
Johannes Olavi Virtanen
Johannes Olavi Virtanen

Hey! Aren't you that guy from the Criminal Minds? Supervisory Special Agent David Rossi, from the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit...? I know the show has been cancelled but hey, how did you end up here...?! Nice show, though. Don't know if you have really considered this but... maybe he was a spy?

Vor 2 Monate
Nina Bend
Nina Bend

Why they didnt put his DNA in the data base to look for relative

Vor 2 Monate
Robyn- Spiritual Journeys
Robyn- Spiritual Journeys

So if Jessie Jo Thomson was in australia back then, Phone numbers only went to about 4 or 5 digits............. not sure about interstate ones though... but that number is very long for small cities

Vor 2 Monate
D Wnright
D Wnright

well they just dug him up for DNA testing, so watch this space.

Vor 2 Monate
Ash_hole51
Ash_hole51

Ryan said "paaasty" but did he mean a pasty? Like the kind pronounced "pay-stee" like the things that cover up Nipples? WHY would that be in someone's stomach?????!!

Vor 2 Monate
Ash_hole51
Ash_hole51

Maybe dude just had itchy tags and he took them off. I do that all the time lol

Vor 2 Monate
Joshua Adam Stith AKA YouTube Librarian
Joshua Adam Stith AKA YouTube Librarian

4:46

Vor 2 Monate
Kim Davila
Kim Davila

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Vor 2 Monate
eve
eve

"so this will be a more :p thorough up and down" the way shane said thorough lmao :pp

Vor 2 Monate
DeathGirl Gacha
DeathGirl Gacha

While watching this I remembered something from my biology class. My classmates and I told our teacher he looked like Shane from Buzzfeed Unsolved. He said we were messing with him until someone pulled up a photo of Shane on their laptop and our teacher looked alot like Shane but shorter. We kept bringing it up until the last day of school

Vor 2 Monate
Grace
Grace

These two bonding over never breaking any bones is, not a mood, perhaps, but it is very THEM that it delights me

Vor 2 Monate
NJC
NJC

I think that there may have been a murderer or some sort of serial killer who poisoned people and used the rubayat as a calling card, and perhaps jo Thompson saw it happen or witnessed it and stayed quiet on the man’s identity and anything else relating to his death to avoid being the next victim

Vor 2 Monate

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