Harvard’s In Trouble for Selling Body Parts

From Ask A Mortician. Don’t sell stolen body parts, friends. It seems obvious….AND YET. Support our team and the production of these videos through PATREON: http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath MORE CAITLIN DOUGHTY Read My Death Books: http://caitlindoughty.com/books Face Your Mortality: https://www.mortalcourse.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ordergooddeath/ PRODUCTION CREDITS Host and Writer: Caitlin Doughty (@thegooddeath) Researcher and Writer: Louise Hung (@LouiseHung1) Editor…

Why Did Tyke the Elephant Have to Die?

From Ask A Mortician. The story of the African circus elephant that changed my life– and the lives of hundreds of other wild animals in performance captivity. Support the production of these videos through our Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath MORE CAITLIN DOUGHTY Read My Books: http://caitlindoughty.com/books Face Your Mortality Course: https://www.mortalcourse.com/ Podcast: https://apple.co/2yK6c6G Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2QZEVEM Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ordergooddeath/…

Are You There Fox News? It’s Me, Human Composting

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Watching MY GIRL with Ask a Mortician

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Did We Really Violate Community Guidelines?

From Ask A Mortician. How was YOUR week? *PLEASE SHARE: “The Forgotten Disaster of the SS Eastland”* https://youtu.be/UCHt2MOVCbg *Thank you Patron deathlings, who make these videos possible!* http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath ***CAITLIN CONTENT*** Books: http://caitlindoughty.com/books MORTAL course: https://www.mortalcourse.com/ Our podcast on iTunes: https://apple.co/2yK6c6G Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2QZEVEM The Order of the Good Death – articles, resources, and more: http://www.orderofthegooddeath.com/ ***WHERE…

The Forgotten Disaster of the SS Eastland

From Ask A Mortician. A massive ship, an unthinkable tragedy, a chance to make sure the victims of the SS Eastland aren’t lost to time. *Thank you Patron deathlings, who make these documentaries possible!* http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath *$5+ PATRONS! Get access to Caitlin’s SECRET Shop for our coroner’s star fundraiser*: https://the-order-of-the-good-death.myshopify.com/collections/patreon-exclusive *All earnings from Secret Shop items…

The Funeral Concert Where the Body Performed

From Ask A Mortician. "He was the life of the party, so that’s why I sent him home that way." Learn more about Dr. Fletcher, Associate Professor of American & African American History and Co-Coordinator of Women’s and Gender Studies at Albright College. BOOK: co-editor of "Till Death Do Us Part: American Ethnic Cemeteries as…

The Man Who Took Down a $3 Billion Funeral Empire

From Ask A Mortician. “I made a huge mistake.” – Ray Loewen (probably) Thank you Patron deathlings, who make this all possible! http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath *$5+ PATRONS! Check out Caitlin’s SECRET Shop for a limited edition item inspired by this video*: https://the-order-of-the-good-death.myshopify.com/collections/patreon-exclusive ***CAITLIN CONTENT*** Books: http://caitlindoughty.com/books MORTAL course: https://www.mortalcourse.com/ Our podcast on iTunes: https://apple.co/2yK6c6G Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2QZEVEM Google…

Why JFK’s Casket Stayed Closed

From Ask A Mortician. "They have to remember Jack alive." Thank you Patron deathlings, who make this all possible! http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath *$5+ PATRONS! Check out Caitlin’s SECRET Shop for a limited edition item inspired by this video*: https://the-order-of-the-good-death.myshopify.com/collections/patreon-exclusive ***Films and Images Courtesy of The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza*** Abraham Zapruder Film Orville Nix Film…

The 19th-Century Spirit Photography Grift

From Ask A Mortician. Caitlin Doughty: Ghost for Hire Thank you Patron deathlings, who make this all possible! http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath Learn more about Jolene’s work: Jolenelupo.com Stay updated on any classes or events with Jolene! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jolenelupo/ Learn more about Penumbra Foundation: https://www.penumbrafoundation.org/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/penumbrafoundation/ Vox Darkroom also did a great video on spirit photography, check…

Is This $250 Million Selfie Spot Dangerous?

From Ask A Mortician. CW: Discussions of suicide. If you are struggling, please sit this video out. If you need help or want to talk with someone, contact: UNITED STATES National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255 suicidepreventionlifeline.org The Trevor Project — 24/7 LGBTQ+ support 1-866-488-7386 Thetrevorproject.org INTERNATIONAL Find a Helpline https://findahelpline.com/i/iasp Befrienders Worldwide https://www.befrienders.org/ Resources from…

Were Books Really Bound in Human Skin?

From Ask A Mortician. By the skin of our books… Thank you Patron deathlings, who make this all possible! http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath *$5+ PATRONS! Check out Caitlin’s SECRET Shop for a limited edition item inspired by this video*: https://the-order-of-the-good-death.myshopify.com/collections/patreon-exclusive DARK ARCHIVES by Megan Rosenbloom is now in paperback: https://bookshop.org/books/dark-archives-a-librarian-s-investigation-into-the-science-and-history-of-books-bound-in-human-skin-9781250800169/9781250800169 More about Megan: https://meganrosenbloom.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/LibraryatNight Anthropodermic Book…