The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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  • BuzzFeed Unsolved Network
    BuzzFeed Unsolved Network4 dögum síðan

    Make sure to leave your questions for our Post Mortem episode down below!

  • Plant

    Plant

    3 dögum síðan

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

  • valsol

    valsol

    4 dögum síðan

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

  • Grace Linnea

    Grace Linnea

    4 dögum síðan

    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

    4 dögum síðan

    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

    4 dögum síðan

    ⁰0000

  • Aimee Hill
    Aimee HillMínútu síðan

    On behalf of my fellows Scots I can absolutely confirm, those are the worst Scottish accents I've ever heard 😂 you guys are hilarious though! So glad to see you're back 💕

  • The_Ak_ Guy
    The_Ak_ Guy2 mínútum síðan

    Welcome to me light hous

  • zintosion
    zintosion3 mínútum síðan

    Just a 2020 humor! Hahaha......*sobs*

  • The_Ak_ Guy
    The_Ak_ Guy4 mínútum síðan

    I love you guys keep it up

  • Leah Schlanker
    Leah Schlanker32 mínútum síðan

    As if the US pronunciation of buoy is booey, how’s buoyancy pronounced? Booey-ancy?

  • E Mhaighstir
    E Mhaighstir39 mínútum síðan

    When their pronunciation of the Gaelic Eilean Mòr (meaning big island) is more accurate than their Scottish accents 😂

  • 12 year old me was not good at picking usernames
    12 year old me was not good at picking usernames58 mínútum síðan

    Post mortem question: is shanes face okay after that accent fail?

  • Anna Rose
    Anna RoseKlukkustund síðan

    LMAOOOOO YOU CAN ONLY BEAT THEM WITH A RAP BATTLE.

  • Nicole Hansen
    Nicole HansenKlukkustund síðan

    I haven't laughed this hard in a while, these guys are hilarious 🤣🤣

  • ally
    allyKlukkustund síðan

    shane has an ao3 account i’m calling it

  • Kirsten Piper
    Kirsten PiperKlukkustund síðan

    social distancing kings

  • Nicole Hansen
    Nicole HansenKlukkustund síðan

    This story freaks me out. I'm glad they are covering it😁

  • Arabhi Ka
    Arabhi KaKlukkustund síðan

    Theory!! The three guys where obessely bored so meybe they all bought shooroms or asid and it was really strong so they got soo bad they jumbbed

  • capichow
    capichowKlukkustund síðan

    🤣😂🤣😂

  • MrSaradhi1993
    MrSaradhi1993Klukkustund síðan

    Finally await is OVER..... SHANERYANIAC are back...!!!

  • capichow
    capichowKlukkustund síðan

    Dam this is awesome been a long long time 🙏🏻 you two are awesome Thank you for coming back I thought one of you died 😂

  • irenesdh
    irenesdhKlukkustund síðan

    Yay!! Shane and Ryan are backkkk!!

  • Primrose 19
    Primrose 19Klukkustund síðan

    "They love light" Lighthouse keepers= moths ????? O.o

  • mohammad jahad
    mohammad jahadKlukkustund síðan

    can u make a vid on 'jinn' encounter??

  • zaeliyen
    zaeliyenKlukkustund síðan

    shane not realising he could have rhymed light with sprite will never not be funny to me

  • louis tomlinson supremacy cult
    louis tomlinson supremacy cult2 klukkustundum síðan

    ryan: these men either got swept by the ocean, killed each other or were abducted by aliens shane: no, i think they lived happily ever after :))

  • Adam Dickinson
    Adam Dickinson2 klukkustundum síðan

    Christ why are they sitting so far apart? They had a massive falling out or something?!?

  • Wendillon

    Wendillon

    Klukkustund síðan

    Covid. They have to set a social distancing example.

  • Hokusai
    Hokusai2 klukkustundum síðan

    Oh... i thought they quit this gig to do Watcher... I’m glad they’re still doing unsolved. Ryan’s narration is so iconic...

  • Jamie o0o0o0
    Jamie o0o0o02 klukkustundum síðan

    In the spirit of these three decided to become a brother husband trio and run off to Jamaica together, and how that those mustaches in the thumbnail are reminiscent of burt Reynolds playgirl spread, so hot, and this is the total best case scenario.

  • Charlesen Billuk
    Charlesen Billuk2 klukkustundum síðan

    0:47 the best part

  • Sarahbeth Parker
    Sarahbeth Parker2 klukkustundum síðan

    Anyone else feel like they already made a video on this a while ago? Like i remember watching this with them months ago but they were in their old office.

  • Shawn4815162342
    Shawn48151623422 klukkustundum síðan

    How are you guys on season 7 of this and haven't done an episode on the inconsistent "evidence" surrounding Kurt Cobain's death???

  • *Afriana Lost*
    *Afriana Lost*2 klukkustundum síðan

    ITS BACK FUCC YESS

  • DarkComputerGirl
    DarkComputerGirl2 klukkustundum síðan

    Me: *(listens to both Ryan and Shayne "rap")* "I consider myself a GOOD freestyle rapper... But If I'm going against Shayne and/or Ryan I'm probs gonna kick their asses at an epic rap battle" XD

  • Paulina Torres
    Paulina Torres3 klukkustundum síðan

    not the men having a drop the mic event with men mermaids

  • Paulina Torres

    Paulina Torres

    3 klukkustundum síðan

    a whole roast session

  • Benry
    Benry3 klukkustundum síðan

    i zoned out completely for a little bit and the thing that broke me out of it was shane yelling "#nutbuster"

  • drttyu liqm
    drttyu liqm3 klukkustundum síðan

    What if morale was so bad they made a suicide pact..

  • Ariel Novak
    Ariel Novak3 klukkustundum síðan

    THE BOYS ARE BACK!

  • Bappo
    Bappo3 klukkustundum síðan

    Did these disappearances inspire the movie “the lighthouse” with Robert Pattinson and willam Defoe?

  • drttyu liqm

    drttyu liqm

    3 klukkustundum síðan

    I want to see an episode on the good hart murders in good hart MI

  • Anthony Floyd
    Anthony Floyd3 klukkustundum síðan

    SO HAPPY YALL ARE BACK!!!!!!

  • Rachel Klein
    Rachel Klein3 klukkustundum síðan

    #postmortem I feel like the spirit that scared off shepherds was over looked. Is there any possibility that the spirit had something to do with their disappearance?

  • Ma go
    Ma go3 klukkustundum síðan

    butt of shane is the windiest place in the US LOL

  • Hi Milly!
    Hi Milly!3 klukkustundum síðan

    Dammit, i missed you guys!

  • Fiore Ciliegia
    Fiore Ciliegia4 klukkustundum síðan

    This reminds me a lot of the Kaz 2 ship disappearance

  • Zeph R Sp
    Zeph R Sp4 klukkustundum síðan

    I want y’all to do the dytlov pass

  • shenshine
    shenshine4 klukkustundum síðan

    for post mortem: is it possible that pirates or bad men abduct them and kidnapped them to be slaves?

  • MySelfEsteemIsLowerThanTikTok
    MySelfEsteemIsLowerThanTikTok4 klukkustundum síðan

    what if they just.....abandoned the lighthouse??

  • it’s blu
    it’s blu4 klukkustundum síðan

    Ryan’s had his zingers down pat. Very proud.

  • milkyeon
    milkyeon4 klukkustundum síðan

    25:28 Oh hey, Ricky's back! :D

  • Nia Vidal
    Nia Vidal4 klukkustundum síðan

    This is fun with Ryan but Shane makes this more fun HAHAHAHHA

  • sonia sharma
    sonia sharma4 klukkustundum síðan

    ghouuul boys are baack

  • katie holden
    katie holden4 klukkustundum síðan

    do the murder of elsie paroubek!!

  • Melissa Stoia
    Melissa Stoia4 klukkustundum síðan

    Why do Shane and Ryan sound hammered?

  • The Sarah Daily
    The Sarah Daily5 klukkustundum síðan

    I want to see an episode on the good hart murders in good hart MI

  • Mangoren
    Mangoren5 klukkustundum síðan

    Lighthouse keepers are just moths

  • Jason Hornsby
    Jason Hornsby5 klukkustundum síðan

    Oh my god, I am SO glad to see you guys back with a new season.

  • Brendan Clemente
    Brendan Clemente5 klukkustundum síðan

    Ryan: "its possible... but not plausible.." Also Ryan: "Theory 3...."

  • Gemgem Goodall
    Gemgem Goodall5 klukkustundum síðan

    Why do I feel like I’m heard this before..

  • Zachary Gaskill
    Zachary Gaskill5 klukkustundum síðan

    YOU GUYS ARE AMAZING AND THE LAST REAL REPORTERS LEFT AT BUZZFEED, and you're investigating the paranormal.... that's all that needs to be said

  • spyro115
    spyro1155 klukkustundum síðan

    my theory is that, they got abducted by someone/s foreign who came on the island and threatened them as they came along leaving everything behind.

  • mushroom _Fairy
    mushroom _Fairy5 klukkustundum síðan

    ive really missed this.

  • Victor Lazaro
    Victor Lazaro5 klukkustundum síðan

    Wait haven’t they done this story before? I could’ve sworn I heard something about lighthouse keepers disappearing and talking about a storm? Does anyone else know maybe what other channel has talked about this?

  • Stephen Kosobucki
    Stephen Kosobucki5 klukkustundum síðan

    Thank God they're back

  • Xeritinrx
    Xeritinrx6 klukkustundum síðan

    This feels like what inspired the movie the lighthouse

  • Garrett Hampton
    Garrett Hampton6 klukkustundum síðan

    Your next video should be about who killed Leah Rowland’s, a murder case in Nebraska, the killer was caught killing her on camera but nobody has ever caught the man or know who he was

  • Baked Chowdahh
    Baked Chowdahh6 klukkustundum síðan

    Yeahh! So glad to see you guys back at it! :D

  • Vicky Berdiales
    Vicky Berdiales6 klukkustundum síðan

    I MISSED THESE TWO GOOFBALLS SO MUCH YOU HAVE NO IDEA

  • D dancer
    D dancer6 klukkustundum síðan

    Shane's hair looks great, too bad the straights are so uncomfortable over a man wearing a headband. Y'all really hate any remotely GNC men huh

  • Braylie Plays
    Braylie Plays6 klukkustundum síðan

    New theory, the men are actually all moth man and when the alien overlords came they just spread their moth wings and flew into the light

  • swouse
    swouse6 klukkustundum síðan

    So like.. where’s the Spotify podcast

  • Zomo Bean
    Zomo Bean6 klukkustundum síðan

    I guess that the lighthouse keepers found some way off the island and didn't tell anyone. I was watching one of those missing person case shows, and they had an interesting case about a family who visited Death Valley National Park in 1996, and disapeared.

  • A R
    A R6 klukkustundum síðan

    If we're using Norton vpn you will see the light house hits by the big waves

  • amelia hawkins
    amelia hawkins6 klukkustundum síðan

    shane, everyone cried at Little Women a year ago...

  • Monica
    Monica6 klukkustundum síðan

    the headband is a no. Everything else is on point. 👌

  • Devin Scannella
    Devin Scannella6 klukkustundum síðan

    It’s not unsolved without Shane and Ryan

  • STONKS wave
    STONKS wave6 klukkustundum síðan

    8:11 has to be one of the funniest deliveries I've ever seen 🤣 👏👏👏

  • lexilex29
    lexilex296 klukkustundum síðan

    Y'ALL DON'T KNOW HOW MUCH I'VE MISSED MY BOYS

  • Trevor_on_Youtube
    Trevor_on_Youtube6 klukkustundum síðan

    Theory: What if pirates got them? What if a ship landed on their island and they went down there thinking it was supplies for them and they got kidnapped.

  • Garrett Hampton

    Garrett Hampton

    6 klukkustundum síðan

    Yes except pirates died out many years before 😂

  • Erin Mahon
    Erin Mahon6 klukkustundum síðan

    They forgot the most probable theory: Cthulhu arose out of the seas and stole the men away

  • Leeaaahhh
    Leeaaahhh7 klukkustundum síðan

    Reminds me of the film The Lighthouse with Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe.

  • STONKS wave
    STONKS wave7 klukkustundum síðan

    Wtf!!!!! How come they're back on Buzzfeed! I thought I'd never see an unsolved again 😯

  • Jessica Shay
    Jessica Shay7 klukkustundum síðan

    can i please make it in the postmortem? i’ve been watching since the og somertan man episode !! i love buzzfeed unsolved:)

  • Mango Studio
    Mango Studio7 klukkustundum síðan

    I missed you guys

  • M E
    M E7 klukkustundum síðan

    I just wanted to thank Ryan and Shane for teaching me about Louis le Prince because that is the only thing that made my innovator essay fun.

  • Tawiduzzaman
    Tawiduzzaman7 klukkustundum síðan

    Good to have u boys back

  • Greg Anderson
    Greg Anderson7 klukkustundum síðan

    Being Scottish, the accent is not offensive. I love when someone tries a Scottish accent to see how terrible it is, I’m not disappointed. 10/10 for effort, 4/10 for execution.

  • Chxz 1
    Chxz 17 klukkustundum síðan

    Are you not fond of me lobster

  • Thamy Freire
    Thamy Freire7 klukkustundum síðan

    I missed these two idiots so much. I may survive this year bc of them.

  • BluenoseX1
    BluenoseX17 klukkustundum síðan

    issofts.info/video/v-deo/i5eMr6SyadC7zKA

  • Adam Loewen
    Adam Loewen7 klukkustundum síðan

    Are you serious?! I've missed this so much!

  • Kevin Pham
    Kevin Pham7 klukkustundum síðan

    I missed this so much.

  • Honour's Place
    Honour's Place7 klukkustundum síðan

    If this is the vibe we can expect for the rest of the season, I'm all in, baby!

  • Lucas Aitkenhead
    Lucas Aitkenhead7 klukkustundum síðan

    I’m Scottish and I’m offended

  • •ItsAvery•
    •ItsAvery•7 klukkustundum síðan

    What if there were three gay lovers that were fighting, then were caught in a wave, and then were kidnapped by water sprites flying in UFOs.

  • M҉a҉n҉i҉f҉e҉s҉t҉i҉n҉g҉
    M҉a҉n҉i҉f҉e҉s҉t҉i҉n҉g҉7 klukkustundum síðan

    Shane is like that uncle at the family reunion that know one really wanted to be there, but no one's really mad that he showed up

  • Nethmini Methiwala
    Nethmini Methiwala7 klukkustundum síðan

    For Post mortem: could the flag being missing indicate this was done by international enemies. I don't see why they'd wanna kidnap poor lighthouse keepers, but... #postmortem

  • Korotea X
    Korotea X7 klukkustundum síðan

    Nobody: Ryan, looking at Shane: *He head too big for he gotdam him*

  • Kenneth Williams
    Kenneth Williams7 klukkustundum síðan

    Really cannot wait until the day what's his name the skeptic? Cannot wait until he comes across something that he cannot explain or understand I myself was a huge skeptic but one day in my home that a lady and her daughter both took their life, didn't know that until after things started happening. Let ne just say my family myself and I don't live in the same home!

  • TheMelloyMan
    TheMelloyMan7 klukkustundum síðan

    THEY BACK

  • America First Paleoconservative
    America First Paleoconservative7 klukkustundum síðan

    There is a movie based on this called the vanishing

  • bee bruno
    bee bruno7 klukkustundum síðan

    for post mortem, consider this: a big light and disappearances? mothman.

  • it's only a dollar you ain't special
    it's only a dollar you ain't special7 klukkustundum síðan

    for post mortem: were there no repercussions for the man who ignored the lack of light for two weeks? he is not worthy of that $8 salary lol

  • A is for America
    A is for America7 klukkustundum síðan

    I have awaited this story. This and James Dean.

  • Kkesh love
    Kkesh love7 klukkustundum síðan

    Hi shane and Ryan! Big fan here 😁

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