The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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  1. BuzzFeed Unsolved Network

    BuzzFeed Unsolved NetworkΠριν 2 ημέρες

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

  2. Plant

    PlantΠριν 2 ημέρες

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

  3. valsol

    valsolΠριν 2 ημέρες

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

  4. Grace Linnea

    Grace LinneaΠριν 2 ημέρες

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

  5. Yazmine Yacub

    Yazmine YacubΠριν 2 ημέρες

    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!!

  6. Candy Smithey

    Candy SmitheyΠριν 2 ημέρες

    ⁰0000

  7. zafjaf

    zafjafΠριν λεπτό

    So we are not going to consider Shane's theory of them just taking off somewhere? Because that is the most plausible explanation.

  8. Saad Butt

    Saad ButtΠριν 2 λεπτά

    Please make a video on Henry Mccabe's disappearance. Pleaee i beg you

  9. Andy 13

    Andy 13Πριν 3 λεπτά

    damn Ryan really won that rap battle

  10. Jen Leblanc

    Jen LeblancΠριν 7 λεπτά

    Please do Maura Murray

  11. Courtney Hammett

    Courtney HammettΠριν 8 λεπτά

    Have they done the Hinsdale house!?

  12. Rua O'Neill

    Rua O'NeillΠριν 9 λεπτά

    It'd be great if yous could look into why lighthouse rotations had to have 3 people on at a time

  13. M31s Princesa

    M31s PrincesaΠριν 10 λεπτά

    Watching this high as hell makes me appreciate how charming these two are.. the jokes and improvisation is always on point 😂

  14. Lucy BLM

    Lucy BLMΠριν 11 λεπτά

    Wow i really forgot how much I absolutely love this

  15. Rachel Lindahl

    Rachel LindahlΠριν 14 λεπτά

    I missed you guys!!!

  16. Tape_Dispenser

    Tape_DispenserΠριν 14 λεπτά

    why the frick did it show up that it had the maze runner in this video

  17. Jack Saveré

    Jack SaveréΠριν 17 λεπτά

    I’m one minute in and loving the super Shane energy lol.

  18. Andy 13

    Andy 13Πριν 18 λεπτά

    I love Shane’s disappointment when Ryan mentioned Aliens😂

  19. Kalkidan

    KalkidanΠριν 19 λεπτά

    I rly missed this show. Glad to see yall.

  20. Val Velazquez

    Val VelazquezΠριν 19 λεπτά

    Ryan: Big Rokehead over here. Shane: I’m a huge Rokehead. Ryan: You watch him on roku? *shane snickers* Shane: No. I watch him on NBC. - Tell my why that last part had me tearing up of laughter haha.

  21. Rua O'Neill

    Rua O'NeillΠριν 26 λεπτά

    When Ryan says "boo-y" does he mean "buoy"? Also the way he says Eileann is a bit weird but I appreciate the effort.

  22. skylar moody

    skylar moodyΠριν 26 λεπτά

    the boys are back

  23. No One

    No OneΠριν 28 λεπτά

    It was a triple suicide for sure

  24. [Phoenix Reavis]

    [Phoenix Reavis]Πριν 29 λεπτά

    I literally looked this up a week ago...

  25. Katie Flynn

    Katie FlynnΠριν 31 λεπτό

    If we're going full celtic mythology here, it's possible the three crows could have been The Morrígana, a trio of war goddesses known to signal death. #postmortem

  26. Ella Joyce

    Ella JoyceΠριν 32 λεπτά

    Ah yes, a life booee (FYI Ryan it’s pronounced BOY. LIFE BOY

  27. Malia Jane

    Malia JaneΠριν 32 λεπτά

    IM LITERALLY CRYING IM SO HAPPY

  28. Amanda Panda101

    Amanda Panda101Πριν 33 λεπτά

    I could have swore they already covered this

  29. ghost girl

    ghost girlΠριν 33 λεπτά

    I MISSED YOU GUYS SO MUCH

  30. Brendan Quilliams

    Brendan QuilliamsΠριν 37 λεπτά

    Boring episode

  31. Woah It's Rida

    Woah It's RidaΠριν 37 λεπτά

    YAYY THE GHOUL BOYS ARE BACK

  32. Nylah McClain

    Nylah McClainΠριν 37 λεπτά

    Ducat: “so how long will it take for someone to get here if we need help?” Agency: “don’t worry about it.”

  33. Elizabeth Niamh Keeney

    Elizabeth Niamh KeeneyΠριν 38 λεπτά

    This whole video reeks of chaotic quarantine energy.

  34. Philardo

    PhilardoΠριν 39 λεπτά

    youtube.com /watcher is hilarious

  35. Megan

    MeganΠριν 40 λεπτά

    Did they really not reference The Lighthouse once or did I just miss it

  36. DeltaEagle57

    DeltaEagle57Πριν 41 λεπτό

    They killed a seagull

  37. J'aime bibelot

    J'aime bibelotΠριν 44 λεπτά

    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.

  38. Ap3 Cosplays

    Ap3 CosplaysΠριν 45 λεπτά

    OMG THEYRE BACK

  39. Rua O'Neill

    Rua O'NeillΠριν 45 λεπτά

    I'm not Scottish but I am offended by this 😂

  40. Andrew Livingston

    Andrew LivingstonΠριν 46 λεπτά

    More buzzfeed supernatural unsolveds please

  41. evie

    evieΠριν 50 λεπτά

    moar

  42. Patricia M

    Patricia MΠριν 50 λεπτά

    Shane!!! Wtf with the hair 😂I'm loving it

  43. Dara Spezial

    Dara SpezialΠριν 51 λεπτό

    can I just add....the moment we heard "butt of lewis", we said to ourselves....oh boy, what joke is Ryan going to make. 9/10 for the fart pun tho

  44. Shannon Hogg

    Shannon HoggΠριν 54 λεπτά

    Please just watch The Lighthouse

  45. Vineet Kamble

    Vineet KambleΠριν 55 λεπτά

    "life boooweeeeee" its pronounced life boy

  46. Eddie De Leon

    Eddie De LeonΠριν 57 λεπτά

    Llama arts did this but animated years ago. I knew it

  47. gremlin demon

    gremlin demonΠριν 59 λεπτά

    I'm so with the mythology thing and the crows idea. It just sounds so much more appealing to me but then again anymore unnatural is appealing to me

  48. The Guy Who Games

    The Guy Who GamesΠριν ώρα

    Watch the Amazingly Freaky and weird movie “The Lighthouse” if you’re interested in this story.

  49. Mister Dentist

    Mister DentistΠριν ώρα

    FINALLY! They're back!

  50. Griffin Brown

    Griffin BrownΠριν ώρα

    Request for a unsolved BLM case which is relevant because it’s 2020: Trayvon Martin

  51. Chris Joyal

    Chris JoyalΠριν ώρα

    you guys forgot to address how all the clocks in the lighthouse could have stopped working simultaneously

  52. Katy L

    Katy LΠριν ώρα

    your accents may not be good but at least you can pronounce Edinburgh properly

  53. Jackson Maner

    Jackson ManerΠριν ώρα

    This show really is the straight person equivalent of UNHhhh. And I am living for it.

  54. puréed airpods

    puréed airpodsΠριν ώρα

    the progression of them both slowly going insane is enigmatic

  55. Rare Hearts

    Rare HeartsΠριν ώρα

    Maybe mermaids ate them😂

  56. Maurice Wilks

    Maurice WilksΠριν ώρα

    Brilliant

  57. Eileeleedon

    EileeleedonΠριν ώρα

    This feels more like Supernatural than True Crime XDXD

  58. Lilly Glee 33

    Lilly Glee 33Πριν ώρα

    you know I thought you they were just going to walk to the forest behind them. Is that a forest?

  59. Fandomaniam

    FandomaniamΠριν ώρα

    I know that the overall story of the movie “The Lighthouse” is different but it reminds me of this

  60. Siris

    SirisΠριν ώρα

    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

  61. Lauretta D.M

    Lauretta D.MΠριν ώρα

    Shane reminds me of Ron Swanson, I have no idea why nmldsjskd

  62. BobbyJayy

    BobbyJayyΠριν ώρα

    Wait so.. they still work for Buzzfeed??! It’s been so long since an episode of these came out right?!? I miss these haha

  63. Miranda Jones

    Miranda JonesΠριν ώρα

    What’s been keeping you sane during the pandemic? Because my sanity left in March 😭

  64. Zara Hasan

    Zara HasanΠριν ώρα

    Real question tho, how does "where the clock goes tick tock" become a hint for this??? Someone please explain~ P.S. glad yall are back for some spooky vibez

  65. Luis Gomez

    Luis GomezΠριν ώρα

    “Nobody cares until I put the mask on.” Lol

  66. Aqua _Michael

    Aqua _MichaelΠριν ώρα

    my post mortem questions: 1 what gave you the idea of doing this and 2 what is your favourite crime youve covered?

  67. Gabriella

    GabriellaΠριν ώρα

    THEY’RE MY FAVE CHAOTIC DUO

  68. Hannah Reid

    Hannah ReidΠριν ώρα

    My sister made a podcast about this like a month ago! Fun to watch for a comparison

  69. izzy cartwright

    izzy cartwrightΠριν ώρα

    did ryan pronounce 'buoy' as 'bu-EE' because im sure its pronounced like 'boy'

  70. Citreouss !

    Citreouss !Πριν ώρα

    I am so excited I no longer have to watch their old videos over and over again

  71. Absolute.11

    Absolute.11Πριν ώρα

    Are they still working for Buzzfeed ? I thought they only worked for their own channel the Watcher now.

  72. Miriam Sheppard

    Miriam SheppardΠριν ώρα

    that break of y'all trying to speak in a scottish accent really set the tone for my day.

  73. Kalyn Sowards

    Kalyn SowardsΠριν ώρα

    Is what that movie the Lighthouse is about?? That movie was so disturbing 😭

  74. Kelam

    KelamΠριν ώρα

    Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. Acts 2:38 And we are his witnesses of these things; and so is also the Holy Ghost, whom God hath given to them that obey him. Acts 5:32 Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord: Hebrews 12:14...

  75. Olliver Dixon

    Olliver DixonΠριν ώρα

    are they high?

  76. BenevolentRose

    BenevolentRoseΠριν ώρα

    Aaaahhhhhh, no Halloween Month is complete without Ryan and Shane's Hijinks and tomfoolery.

  77. dragongem124

    dragongem124Πριν ώρα

    I know this is true crime, but there was that spirit mentioned at the beginning of the video. Be interesting to know more of that lore, might play into theory #4...

  78. Nancy Santoyo

    Nancy SantoyoΠριν ώρα

    Can you guys do one of the skinwalker ranch?

  79. Novoj Julian

    Novoj JulianΠριν ώρα

    If your Scottish and your offended u should be😂

  80. cierra montez

    cierra montezΠριν ώρα

    TGEYRE BWCKKKK

  81. Junko Enoshima

    Junko EnoshimaΠριν ώρα

    The boys are back wooooo

  82. Aiden Pearce

    Aiden PearceΠριν ώρα

    THEYRE BACK

  83. Payton Elzey

    Payton ElzeyΠριν ώρα

    The fae took them

  84. dragongem124

    dragongem124Πριν ώρα

    One of the true unsolved mysteries is why whenever I watch these videos, my eyes start to water and my nose stuffs up. I absolutely love these videos and they don't scare me, so I have no clue why this happens

  85. Livn fam

    Livn famΠριν ώρα

    Even six feet apart they still have impeccable chemistry

  86. Max Lamdin

    Max LamdinΠριν ώρα

    always appreciate a Watchmen reference

  87. Ethan Lawrence

    Ethan LawrenceΠριν 2 ώρες

    god i an so happy these two are back

  88. Ethan Lawrence

    Ethan LawrenceΠριν 2 ώρες

    god i an so happy these two are back

  89. Jack Holden

    Jack HoldenΠριν 2 ώρες

    So much watcher energy, I love it

  90. Sharn Jackson

    Sharn JacksonΠριν 2 ώρες

    So you guys are still Buzzfeeding! Dope

  91. jasa159

    jasa159Πριν 2 ώρες

    why does youtube think this is the maze runner lmao

  92. Maudie Icrochet

    Maudie IcrochetΠριν 2 ώρες

    Maybe they all got drunk and were shanghaied by a passing ship? Kidnapped by pirates?

  93. PROGOAT 1

    PROGOAT 1Πριν ώρα

    That’s a good theory

  94. Jada Eisenbud

    Jada EisenbudΠριν 2 ώρες

    Hi For the Post Mortem episode, do you think it's possible that the three men committed suicide? If morale was low amongst them all and they were potentially hallucinating storms, it seems like they could have all just jumped to end their suffering. Sad but I feel like this is probably what happened - if you were about to go kill yourself in a hallucinated state of mind, you wouldn't go grab your favorite coat you would just do it. #postmortem #BuzzFeedUnsolvedPostMortem also side note love u guys sm hope ur staying safe

  95. Megan Dunne

    Megan DunneΠριν 2 ώρες

    Sounded Irish when he said I luuuuvvv

  96. Jocy Skjsjkjsk

    Jocy SkjsjkjskΠριν 2 ώρες

    THEYRE BACK

  97. evangelina arreguin

    evangelina arreguinΠριν 2 ώρες

    SHANE AND RYAN!!! HI

  98. Thirteene

    ThirteeneΠριν 2 ώρες

    we love the polyamorus lighthouse theory

  99. The Actual Chief Kenwab

    The Actual Chief KenwabΠριν 2 ώρες

    21:40 Now everybody from the 313, put your mother fuckin hands up and follow me...

  100. TheHedgehogGiraffe

    TheHedgehogGiraffeΠριν 2 ώρες

    It’s the gay triad living happily ever after in Jamaica for me

  101. Aj Rivera

    Aj RiveraΠριν 2 ώρες

    Missed the boo boys Shane immediately over Ryan 8:12

  102. Phoebe Gale

    Phoebe GaleΠριν 2 ώρες

    8 quid a year in pay? OUCH

  103. Abby CW

    Abby CWΠριν 2 ώρες

    Everyone needs to see the movie “The Lighthouse.”

  104. 2000 Subscribers with NO video challenge

    2000 Subscribers with NO video challengeΠριν 2 ώρες

    “alien juice” *shane’s soul literally left his body*

  105. Briana Ortega

    Briana OrtegaΠριν 2 ώρες

    Hey buzzfeed team! I think you should really make an investigation on "la casa matusita" one of the MOST haunted place in Peru. Its super famous for their stories. It dates back into the indigenous story of the medicine healer of Lima who was stoned to death because accused of witchcraft, and cursed the land. As the years go by, the civilization grew and La casa matusita was built on those cursed land and later had a massacre. Which leads to more haunted stories. I hope you look into it !!

  106. zacrat yt

    zacrat ytΠριν 2 ώρες

    poggers