The Macabre Death Of Edgar Allan Poe

How much do we really know about the death of one of the most famous poets in the world?
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  • The boys need to learn a little more about the temperance movement. It was practice of many men of that era (not all but a significant amount) to spend most, or all of their of their paycheck on alcohol as soon as they got it. Often, they would not return home for days. When they did return home, there would not be enough money to pay bills and feed the children. Or they would come home drunk and often beat their wives. This is why it is linked to women's rights, including the right to vote. Granted , we all know now that later prohibition didn't work, but the temperance movement was a necessary and important step in American history.

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  • anyone else hear sweet home alabama tune when they heard she was his cousin

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  • The Baltimore ravens’s name is actually inspired by the poem, it was chosen out of a fan contest

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  • Would love to see an episode about George Reeves suspicious death.

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  • My English teacher is going to be mad

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  • Do more haunted places please

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  • Poe is a Poe boy and nobody loves him!

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  • Yall edgar died 4 years before Vincent was born

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  • Shane looks like he could be a distant relative of Poe.

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  • I find Shane strangely attractive... anyone else with me?

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  • I love the chemistry between Shane and Ryan. You can really tell that they've been in this job for a while and they're really good friends. After each season they become better with each other.

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  • That face behind Shawn, Jesus!

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  • "I'm a coward baby" is my new catchphrase lol

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  • Plot Twist :Guy on the right is Edgar Allan Poe.

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  • im less than a min in and i already am annoyed by the hosts.

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  • Never before have the words "There's a great line from the O.C...." been uttered & Quoth the Ryan, Nevermore

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  • Anyone here because you had an assignment of “A dream within a Dream”

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  • <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="298">4:58</a> - the hottest of takes lmaooo. jk love you guys

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  • shane looks a bit like remus lupin and now i‘m in love with him

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  • Ryan: He fell in love with his cousin. .... Oh jeez Edgar Allen. Poe was 27 and Virginia 13. .... Edgar Allen No!!

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  • I love the OC lol

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  • Married young teenagers was actually not, "A thing of the time." It was frowned upon by most of society, pretty much only predators were alright with. It is a very large myth though that many people believe

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  • “I saw coco” 😂😂😂😂😂

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  • can't believe you guys don't talk about the theory he died of rabies

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  • Do the aarushi talwar case in india!!!

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  • Shane looks like hitler

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  • what about the legend where Poe died on a bench?

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  • every time that doll comes on screen I have my eyes on it

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  • Did anyone else notice that Ryan thinks you have to be 21 to vote LMAOOOOO

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  • Why tf was no autopsy ever performed

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  • i felt bad for poe until the part where he showed up as a pedophile.

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  • I just finished a Morbid Curiosity Podcast episoded that suspected Poe of having rabies

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  • Nevermore

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  • Sounds like he was cooped! Makes sense

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  • Maybe he was going through withdrawal or severe intoxication? He could’ve had Delirium Tremens which is a symptom of withdrawal. Maybe he went through that while in the hospital?

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  • Poe published poems

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  • This is so bonkers, my lucky number is 27 and my unlucky is 13 😳

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  • Edgar allan poe looks like charlie chaplin

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  • I’m just a poe boy nobody loves me he’s just a Poe boy from a Poe family

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  • As a young emo teen, I loved Edgar. Now as an adult, I feel gross, now that I know that he was an incestuous pedophile 💀

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  • <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="536">8:56</a> YESSS

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  • I love this show!

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  • Life SUCKED then And we whine

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  • Me during quarantine: <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="504">8:24</a>

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  • It's crazy how now in Virginia there's a whole museum dedicated to him.

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  • if i was him, i would’ve ended my life

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  • The amount of mispronounced words in these videos is remarkable. I lost count after 30 in this one alone. End quote

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  • Im mad that his last words wernt "nervous so dreadfully nervous I was and still am."

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  • Soooooo glad you guys are back!!! I needed some morbid entertainment and laughs! ♥️

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  • Shane <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="1116">18:36</a> I saw coco 😂

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  • Quoth

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  • why didn't yall bring up that someone would put a rose on his grave every year? kind of mysterious

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  • The silver lining is Poe would never of been as famous as he is

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  • the cousin thing is wrong, isnt it? I heard he married her so he could take her in and take care of her, not for romantic or sexual reasons

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  • I was thinking of this weeks before this was uploaded

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  • I love this. But you didn't apparently know that the temperance movement was started because of rampant child and spousal abuse. Alcoholism became a huge problem and they were trying to combat it. I mean, in hindsight it was a bad choice, but to give them a little credit, they were desperate.

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  • What happened to Ryan’s hairline

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  • I guess you could say edgar was a POdophile

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  • "She was 13." *long. Uncomfortable silence*

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  • They moved the manequin so its looking through the window, scared the crap out of me

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  • the last thing i expected was an OC reference but i am Not mad about it

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  • That PoeSA joke was a PoeAssjoke

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  • PoeSA took me out 😂

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  • I don't know why everyone's saying a 13 yr old marrying an adult was normal. In the year Poe and Virginia were married, the average age for a person to get married was 22. Virginia's mother wrote on the marriage certificate that she was 21. It wasn't ok then, it's not ok now. Thankfully, most historians believe that they never consummated the marriage, and Poe only married her so she could escape poverty. He referred to her as his 'sister'.

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  • He sounds like a pathetic loser to me.

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  • Sooo where does Lenore come into this? I thought Lenore was his wife. He quotes her in a few of his poems and short stories.

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  • Sooo here’s a wild one.. Carole Baskin... FED HER HUSBAND (Don Lewis) TO TIGERS.. but for some reason case went cold.. prove em wrong!! #JusticeForDonLewis

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  • You guys should do the Long Island Killer case! Serial killer killed over 6 sex workers and no one has been convicted of the murders

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  • It is actually not wrong to marry a cousin , in my culture in family marriages r common, my parents were cousins

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  • I love Shane’s phobia of heroin, and how confused Ryan always is when he brings it up. If anything happen to them I-

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  • i want to rip that mustache off your face id like to see you try

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  • On top of the Baltimore Ravens being in Poe's hometown, their mascots (three ravens) are named Edgar, Allen, and Poe

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  • I’d love a movie of telltale heart and raven and some other Poe stories by A24 shot in black in white

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  • Forgot about this now Shane has a stash wtf have I missed

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  • Ive always had this weird crush on Edgar Allan Poe lol

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  • When shane said , PoeSA and ryan looked at him like that i lost it 😂😂😂

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  • Who else knows about Edgar Poe because of the Netflix show “Altered Carbon”

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  • “I watched Coco” -Shane. Literally made me choke on my ginseng tea 🤣🤣🤣

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