The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

Опубликовано: 16 окт 2020
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!

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

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

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

    • 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!!

    • ⁰0000

  • "Well I guess if you don't have any fellas around you've got those sheep." They're Scottish Shane, not Welsh 😂

  • pls do a parody of yourself insovled mysteries where u explain u guys slowly turning insnane over lockdown

  • Awesome!

  • Shane said polyamory rights

  • 6:07 *🌊🛳🏝🤜🚪*

  • My theory is that they ran out of Irn Bru, so they tried to swim towards mainland Scotland but swam in the wrong direction


  • 💀 at well this IS Unsolved Ya know things aren’t going to happen that are really great 😂

  • There is a movie based on this case called the vanishing

  • theroy 3: lighthouse keepers are moths

  • As a Scot I'm not offended by the accents, just horrified at how bad they are😀🙃 appreciate the effort but😂❤🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

  • Wait Americans say life buoy as booey hahah that’s so cool who else says it as boy

  • yeah but when does supernatural come back

  • ryan really did the cardi b laugh at 17:01 💀

  • I came here for magic grass and double sheep

  • The only two reasons I'm subscribed to buzzfeed. Shane and Ryan are the best team of investigators!

  • “Too much of the devil’s juice” 😂😭

  • Why am I listening to the commentary in Scottish accent?

  • I like the theory that lighthouse keepers are just mothmen.

  • nice long hair

  • I just wanna see these two play phasmophobia so bad

  • Wait so no ghost theory? Wasn’t there some kind of spirt on the island ?¿

  • Oh my goodness, they are back

  • This is really cool anyway see you in the next 6 months

  • Is this the story Lighthouse (2019) is loosely based on?

  • Holy crab shane and ryan is back!


  • If y'all hadn't brought up the fae even once I would have been seriously pissed. It's SCOTLAND, for the gods' sakes.

  • *why dya spill yer beans tommy*

  • Does anyone know what kind of boots they’re wearing? They’re spiffy

  • and today we learned that shane and ryan have no idea what scottish people sound like

  • As a Scottish person I am not offended by their shite impressions but I am afraid


  • I forgot this was true crime and I kept waiting for the reveal of ghost sheep

  • Ahh damn I really missed this show 🤭💜

  • Oh...they're six feet apart....oh.... Anyone who lives on the coast up north knows how wack our weather can be. Just sayin.

  • I have been buzzfed.

  • Nice to see your back


  • "Doldrums. Doldrums. Eviler than the Devil. Boredom makes men to villains, and the water goes quick, lad, vanished." - Thomas Wake

  • I want the old Shane back!!!! This one doesn't voice his opinion enough!!!

  • I want to believe they fell in love and ran away together

  • My theory: faeries. They probably turned the keepers into sheep

  • I missed them

  • Oooh. I’m so happy this series is back!


  • well we know whod lose at a rap battle xdddddddd

  • They all accidentally fell into the sea and drowned, case closed. The sea is hecking dangerous and the bodies of people who drown often never show up. The fact they were never found is not even remotely close to solid evidence. Their levels of experience etc. don't really matter in a case of emergency. Read up on some old sailor stories...countless experienced sea-faring people have met their end like that. Maybe one guy fell into the ocean and the others tried to save him. Them drowing doesn't even require a proper storm. The winds and waves can change in a heartbeat. Not to mention the currents in the water... ...but sure...aliens or kelpies...


  • I’m Scottish and don’t do an accent that’s only used when someone speaks Gallic and no one does any more but to say light house say it how you pronounce these words lite hoose!

    • Just to help but one day come visit Scotland once this is over cause there is many stories to tell over here and you’ll pick up on Scottish slang just once again don’t try to do an accent if you visit Scottish people are proud and that will annoy them sooo much!!!

  • Ryan and Shane are back? Yay

  • Could you guys do a video on the Julie Vega case?

  • As an Oceanography TA.... The waves washing them away is the most likely option in my view. The island, rocky irish coast, short continental shelf, the weather pattern at that time of year..... Points to this

  • Like the last theory. Add a dash of Lovecraft and I'm satisfied

  • Alien Abduction!

  • I hope someone will get a scuba diver or submarine to go look for skeletons around the island because this thing would’ve been solved way quicker if someone took action

  • Has to be the worst Scottish accent ive eved heard

  • 0:03 -Obito Uchiha-

    • i like shane's theory about the poly relationship. approved.

  • Neither of them rhymed sprite with light. How did neither of them see that?!

  • Plot twist - The lighthouse keepers be like there's one imposter among us!!

  • Ryan and Shane and worth it is the only reason I’m still subscribed to buzzfeed

  • The watch guy did see the light twice in that span of two weeks. Maybe the aliens came in and took one of them to they turned off the light. Tried lighting and the aliens took another. Then finally the last time lighting it they took the last guy. 🤷‍♀️🤷‍♀️😂

  • As a Scot, I am mortified at both of your accent's

  • so I guess there's a movie based on this cause at the side of the vid is a movie called the Vanishing

  • Please why are you pronouncing buoy like that 😭😭🥴

  • bad buoy business 😎

  • Did you guys watch "The Lighthouse" with Robert Pattinson and William Dafoe? Please watch that while drunk lol. Its an odd watch. But feels oddly Similar to this lighthouse story

  • Probably already been mentioned, the movie "The Vanishing" thats based on this story right? Didn't hear you talk about that, or did I miss it?

  • They weren’t fond of me lobster.

  • How is it that Shane, who gifted the world such treasures as EVERY song on Puppet History (#AllHailTheWatcher), is THAT HORRIBLE at a spritely rhyme battle?

  • There is a film you can watch about this case, it's called The Vanishing, it's pretty good, messes with your head

  • WHYS IS THE SUB NOT WORKING! Im crying rn 😭

  • i like shane's theory about the poly relationship. approved.

  • Yes, it was me. My friend and I are such tiny women it made Shane cry. XD

  • WHOOP! They’re back!

  • Haha, I miss these guys! Glad you're back for a new season!!

  • Could be aliens cause Ryan said that all the clocks inside were stopped and that's apparently apart of alien abductions so go off aliens.

  • If 2020 was a hairstyle, it would be Shane’s

  • Y'know how sometimes you hear a word over and over, and it starts to sound like it's not a word? That's happening to me right now. Buoy. Buoy. ...Boo-ey. Y'know what else is boo-ey? Ghosts.

  • oh god how much have i missed, this week in buzzfeed unsolved and the written down bickering.

  • Ryan crying at 2020 then carrying on, is me 4-5 times a day since March


  • Ghouls boys are back!!! 😍😍😍

  • ryan- renegade wave. me- starts dancing the renegade

  • blah blah remains unsolved? anyone? no?

  • Love you guys, but omg this story has been done to death. Why must these similar channels reuse the same content over and over instead of digging up new material? Recycling is normally good, but not in this case.

    • I've never heard of this before lol

  • On behalf of all of Scotland, please don't ever do those accents again 😂😂😂

  • Plzz play phasmophobia 😃 i really want to see you guys play it... Take it as training for the next time you go to a ghost location 😉

  • is this what the lighthouse was based on??

  • Ryan how have you pronounce ‘buoy’ like that😂😂 it’s pronounced ‘boy’

  • In the Illuminati episode Shane said he doesn't trust a thing Al Roker said,now he said he's a big fan of Roker???

  • One minute in and I’m already asking if Shane’s okay

  • Shane kept saying that without modern day entertainment and luxuries, he'd be an alcoholic serial killer. I'm sorry I never really believed him until now.

  • “Moore went to shore to knock on the door” Shane Madej

  • Everyone: murder, suicide, madness and death. Or maybe just hear me out this will sound outrageous but what if they just left? Doesn't have to be a polyamorous gay relationship, but considering that morale was low it's not impossible that 1 or 2 left then the other followed, or they all left simultaneously, it's not exactly hard to vanish back then.

  • shane and ryan showed their mid life crisis situation in the intro. Are you ok my dudes?

  • Tragic accident. =T

  • Shane could've won that rap battle "well i sure do like my big tall light. But i don't like you, stinky old sprite"

  • Me: Language is fake and grammar and pronunciation rules aren't real. Strict adherence to pompous rules is inherently classist andlightly xenophobic while the air of literary superiority from academics is exhausting and misplaced Also me: *listening to Ryan Bergara pronounce the words Buoy and strewn* The Lord is testing me