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 NetworkBuzzFeed Unsolved Network12 päivää sitten
    • If the keeper didn't report anything weird during those two weeks, I wonder if the principal keeper paid him to not say anything and then murdered the other two. Since he had asked just before arriving at the lighthouse with the others whether they could do an experiment to see how long it would take someone to get there between the thing being reported and them actually investigating. Since it was denied, maybe he opted to just bribe the keeper to keep silent. Since he wanted to know how long it would take for someone to come investigating, maybe he was planning out how long he'd have from the time he'd stop turning on the light (leaving the island) until someone would start looking for him. The journal said he was quiet, so what if he was just nervous about his plans. He could have drugged the other two which made them hallucinate and see the storm. Perhaps he was conducting some sort of experiment, and then killed them and left somehow, maybe by having some sort of accomplice pick him up or something.

      GracieGracie6 päivää sitten
    • What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?

      PlantPlant11 päivää sitten
    • shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important

      valsolvalsol12 päivää sitten
    • Which rap song would you rather use against the water sprites, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice or Fancy by Iggy Azalea?

      Grace LinneaGrace Linnea12 päivää sitten
    • 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!!

      Yazmine YacubYazmine Yacub12 päivää sitten
  • Feels like the lighthouse movie

    Adolph Cyril AdolfoAdolph Cyril Adolfo28 minuuttia sitten
  • How is it that doing bad impressions (or any impressions) of Scottish, Irish, American, Aussie, Russian etc accents is funny and no one has a problem with it but doing impressions of any Asian or African accent is racist? Is it literally just if the accent is a “white” accent it’s fair game? I’m not trolling just interested peoples’ thoughts.

    Game AccountGame Account59 minuuttia sitten
  • Wait he sounds different on voice over than when they both chat does he talk about it with him and then record the voice over or use a microphone when they aren’t being shown and don’t when they are in so confused

    kyla wileskyla wiles2 tuntia sitten
  • So, Shane and Ryan have definitely gone a little crazy in quarantine...

    Doll BabyDoll Baby2 tuntia sitten
  • They probably drowned by the huge waves.

    Hickory LemurHickory Lemur4 tuntia sitten
  • Rayn we are almost the same age ill be 29 in December

    Laura BakerLaura Baker5 tuntia sitten
  • My mom and I love watching them.😎✨

    Abmv 1207Abmv 12075 tuntia sitten
  • 8:10 Shane doesn't wanna hear it 😂😂

    Joeysevenfold6Joeysevenfold66 tuntia sitten
  • “nobody cared who i was till i put on the mask” naruto reference???

    kiwiuqkiwiuq8 tuntia sitten
  • 110 foot high bababoey was knocked by the waves

    Aqqle SauceAqqle Sauce9 tuntia sitten
  • Show: *Is called Buzzfeed Unsolved* Ryan: “This mystery remains unsolved.” Me: *Surprised pikachu face*

    EmilysArchiveEmilysArchive9 tuntia sitten
  • Using a stock photo for a lighthouse keeper of a dude wearing a hoodie...

    TheRabbitFearTheRabbitFear9 tuntia sitten
  • iF yE hAd tEh cHanCe tEh cHaNGe yEr faTE , wOOdJA?

    Jiggly JungkookJiggly Jungkook9 tuntia sitten
  • I find it hilarious that they talk about these men like they’re the moths from the moth lamp memes

    Ivan Draws ThingsIvan Draws Things10 tuntia sitten
  • *me:* why would I believe in faeries, they arent real. *also me as soon as ryan mentions the clocks were stopped:* faeries is the only logical explanation for this

    Vinegar DoppioVinegar Doppio10 tuntia sitten
  • There was a theory that the keepers were abducted by German navy personnel, but there would be no reason for that. Especially since UK and Germany were at peace. My own unlikely theory involves smugglers.

    Donald PetkusDonald Petkus10 tuntia sitten
  • 😎Emojis!🤩

    Conner MusicConner Music10 tuntia sitten
  • Lemmion did it better but damn good job. Look him up. He’s my favorite FIstartr.

    James PierceJames Pierce10 tuntia sitten
  • Animorphs reference! that just made my day =D

    JessicaJessica10 tuntia sitten
  • I was aye

    Colin DColin D10 tuntia sitten
  • Lmao, this was just amazing 😂 especially the sprite bit hahahaha

    DannyDanny10 tuntia sitten
  • I had no idea you guys started the new season !!! So excited

    STM LifestyleSTM Lifestyle11 tuntia sitten
  • wait their back, were they ever gone? idfk but im back for more

    TruelicityTruelicity11 tuntia sitten
  • I would love to see a unsolved on the death of Stalin or Hitler

    Jason The Desert FoxJason The Desert Fox11 tuntia sitten
  • these videos are oddly creepy and comforting at the same time

    flavorous earthwormflavorous earthworm12 tuntia sitten
  • what if they were in a happy loving homossexual polyamorous relationship and then they met with the water sprites and the sprites were like "hey, we see what you got going on here, we're super into it, you guys should come live with us and be gay under water forever" and then they just went and everybody is happy to this very day. I think that's what happened.

    MurielMuriel13 tuntia sitten
  • Was waiting for you guys to do this one.

    Kyle GatesKyle Gates13 tuntia sitten
  • Aahh yes. I know very well about this "Magic grass" you speak of.

    N DN D13 tuntia sitten
  • Rogue waves would be more believable if there were more evidence. I'm more inclined to believe the hysteria theory. Maybe Roderick Mackenzie made the men disappear and that's why he didn't report it?

    schm3schmaschm3schma14 tuntia sitten
  • shane and ryan are like the dudes in whild krats the cartoon in PBIS kids thingy, but trying to solve mysteries and crime instead of being with animals in the wild. :)

    Han VoHan Vo15 tuntia sitten
  • So no one wants to talk about UK having a place called the "Butt of Lewis"?

    NariusNarius15 tuntia sitten
  • Have they said anything about new paranormal episodes. Literally the only reason i ever subscribed

    trackboy17trackboy1715 tuntia sitten
  • So let me get this straight. The windiest place in the UK, is called the "Butt of Lewis". Amazing

    NariusNarius15 tuntia sitten
  • Shane about to get taken by the water broa

    The Cube Master XIIIThe Cube Master XIII16 tuntia sitten
  • That is not a Scottish accent lmao 😂🤣 trust me 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

    St MaxiSt Maxi16 tuntia sitten
  • Maybe the spirit was a Shepard spirit and just wanted to look after the sheep. That's why they were so healthy the ghoul Shepard was giving them hugs

    Isabel seton-browneIsabel seton-browne16 tuntia sitten
  • I miss the old Ryan, this one is too unserious. I liked the dynamic with Shane being unserious and Ryan only in response or when needed.

    MahadAliMahadAli18 tuntia sitten
  • I believe, it could have been theory 1

    Nur ZaraNur Zara18 tuntia sitten
  • I didn’t realise my native accent was Arnold Schwarzenegger 😂

    Lisa RossLisa Ross18 tuntia sitten
  • good old Scotland

    outcast_ryan 14outcast_ryan 1418 tuntia sitten
  • Scotland

    outcast_ryan 14outcast_ryan 1418 tuntia sitten
  • Hagrid came and took them to Hogwarts. Yer a wizard Donald.

    bradstev14bradstev1420 tuntia sitten
  • I think they got into a little scrap, sure no sign of violence, but what about outside? it can explain why one of the lighthouse keepers didnt bother grabbing his coat

    y ay a21 tunti sitten
  • At 3:47 as a Scottish native hearing them speak made me have a seizure

    AryaArya21 tunti sitten
  • Genuinely worried that the lockdown has eroded your sanity 🥴

    Disha KhandelwalDisha Khandelwal22 tuntia sitten
  • Why is no one saying pirates??!

    becky wiltonbecky wilton23 tuntia sitten
  • lighthouse keepers are moths, apparently.

    Jay SteeleJay SteelePäivä sitten
    • "What if I told you you were gonna disappear?" "Sounds good!" that's a mood

      Ailsa NiAilsa Ni22 tuntia sitten
  • Ryan: "Looks like a can of alien juice." Shane: "... Is that where this is... Fuckin going...? 😒"

    LardcompositeLardcompositePäivä sitten
    • I will be soo disappointed if I don't see a mix of their rap battle going viral soon.

      Ailsa NiAilsa Ni22 tuntia sitten
  • Holy crap, Shane is that boring white guy who basically failed improv class.

    TheMisanthropist TMTheMisanthropist TMPäivä sitten
  • if you sub to me, you will get nothing, i will gain satisfaction.

    VibeCheckVibeCheckPäivä sitten
  • This is basically story of the lighthouse

    Lalitendu DasLalitendu DasPäivä sitten
  • Buzzfeed unsolved is the only good thing about buzzzfeed 😂

    Azusa the kittenAzusa the kittenPäivä sitten
  • Play phasmophobia

    exseed 77exseed 77Päivä sitten
  • Please do the murders of the Girl Scout girls on Oklahoma in the 1970s I think near Tulsa Oklahoma

    Zach davisZach davisPäivä sitten
  • *anyone else get the Dark Knight Rises reference?*

    AriaAriaPäivä sitten
  • they should play phasmophobia

    Kit&KatKit&KatPäivä sitten
  • I'm here from Mr. Nightmare/Llama Arts

    Barney Jr Official [Spongebob vlogs 9000]Barney Jr Official [Spongebob vlogs 9000]Päivä sitten
  • Ryan's voice is iconic, he should do voiceovers for Amazon Prime and Netflix horror documentaries

    Lebron JamesLebron JamesPäivä sitten
  • I still giggle at the bandages just removing themselves from the one sheep at the beginning.

    pattmynpattmynPäivä sitten
  • this return of the gems of buzzfeed is what I need rn

    Joy BlueJoy BluePäivä sitten
  • Just a casual throuple chillin in Jamaica who used to run a lighthouse

    Justine SklarJustine SklarPäivä sitten
  • I will be soo disappointed if I don't see a mix of their rap battle going viral soon.

    CæcilieCæciliePäivä sitten
  • "What if I told you you were gonna disappear?" "Sounds good!" that's a mood

    Ashleigh MargaretAshleigh MargaretPäivä sitten
  • I'm Scottish and if like me you live in the Highlands, you know all those stories about sprites and faeries are all still widely believed today. The idea that the men may have offended a faerie or sprite which then turned them into the three birds sat atop the lighthouse would not be completely unreasonable... especially with the local farmers believing the islands had magical qualities anyway. The Scottish Highlands and Islands are filled with stories and places like that - it can be a very superstitious place, especially among older locals. But i don't believe it was aliens lol.

    GirlOnTheStreetsGirlOnTheStreetsPäivä sitten
  • Shane is soo done with unsolved 😅😂

    IslaIslaPäivä sitten
  • Ricky Goldsworth showed himself for a moment

    DragonTamer 4444DragonTamer 4444Päivä sitten
  • At this point just give them a tv show called "buzzfeed unsolved"

    Tac 01Tac 01Päivä sitten
  • 8:13 I think that's the closest i've seen Shane come to being legitimately mad 😂

    Ryan RRyan RPäivä sitten
  • yo shoutout to portland head light in cape elizabeth, maine @ 15:30

    Leah MacmasterLeah MacmasterPäivä sitten
  • Wasn’t this turned into a movie with Gerard Butler

    Mel in Real LifeMel in Real LifePäivä sitten
  • Although I don't know for sure what happened, I can only assume that at some point, someone didn't complement someone else's lobster.

    TPoseCultureTPoseCulturePäivä sitten
  • there is a movie called The Vanishing that is based on this mystery. what happened there is more likely than the theories we have here.

    Edward Joseph ManaoEdward Joseph ManaoPäivä sitten
  • y’all should do the julie vega or the elisa lam cases

    Shelbi M.Shelbi M.Päivä sitten

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  • Please bring out more videos

    Jabez GuillaumeJabez GuillaumePäivä sitten
  • No rat

    The ManagerThe ManagerPäivä sitten
  • M a s k e

    The ManagerThe ManagerPäivä sitten
  • YES MAN IM SO HAPPY YOU GUYS ARE BACK !!!That Rhyme Battle tho LMFAO!!!

    McKadeMcKadePäivä sitten
  • Ryan: looks like a can of alien juice Shane:ಠ_ಠ

    BagelsBagelsPäivä sitten
  • me everyday in 2020: 8:13

    Bruno'sBaBySquirrelBruno'sBaBySquirrelPäivä sitten
  • I'm Scottish and laughing my heid off at impression

    Mike HarkinsMike HarkinsPäivä sitten
  • Im surprised the movie the lighthouse hasnt been referenced once

    Stephen VaughnStephen VaughnPäivä sitten
  • Okay so, this may be weird but I wrote the exact same story in year 2 ( grade 3). I had never heard of this story before. I’m now in year 8

    Mango AlexMango AlexPäivä sitten
  • Yasss you guys are back!

    Xiomara G.Xiomara G.Päivä sitten
  • "Tell me more about these men" -Shane Madej, 2020

    Starry PottsStarry PottsPäivä sitten
  • Postmortem question: could the men have been poisoned? That wouldn't leave signs of a scuffle.

    Starry PottsStarry PottsPäivä sitten
  • its Irish and pronounced eye lean and mor is Irish for big so the name is big (eye lean)

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  • how long could you two last working a lighthouse together ?

    Leo BerryLeo BerryPäivä sitten
  • Fred and George weasley but in 2020.

    ok Mineyok MineyPäivä sitten
  • 6’4 Shane seeing women under 5’5: *bursts into tears* Why are you so little??? So smol.... I could step on you......

    M.C EllenM.C EllenPäivä sitten
  • I’ve been waiting for a new season!!! Dreams come true 🔥😁

  • Is nobody going to talk about how they say “buoy” it’s pronounced boy as in buoyancy aid not boooewy, never in my life have I heard this word butchered

    D'Arcy SineadD'Arcy SineadPäivä sitten
  • "I'm really tough and I'll tell you I've haaad enough"

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  • They probably killed a seabird - 'tis bad luck to kill a sea bird

    vbddfy euuytvbddfy euuytPäivä sitten
  • Shane: “I could beat a Sprite in a rap battle” Ryan: “ok start” Shane: “years ago I tried to....”

    Elijah ThomasElijah ThomasPäivä sitten
    • Years ago they try to.... Years ago they try to... Put me in the... .....IS IT LIEE?

      Sanjay SajanSanjay Sajan2 tuntia sitten
    • Tsunami... duh lol

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  • Yo why is Ryan so beefcake all of a sudden or is that just me

    HerroHerroPäivä sitten
  • Me within 40 seconds of watching this vid "Is Shane drunk??"

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  • MH370 Stone man Beer man Arushi Talwar

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  • I love these two 🤣🤣🤣

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