The Seattle Files

Chris Allen

On each episode, Chris Allen gets together with a local comedian and teaches them a story about our local history.

50:48 | Oct 31st, 2017

Deranged serial killer Billy Gohl might be the most prolific serial killer in US history.  Estimates of his death toll range as high as 200. Today’s Guests: Jekeva Phillips is a writer, performer, and producer of the arts. She is the editor-in-chief ...Show More

34:45 | Oct 24th, 2017

Louie Louie is a sweet and simple love song, but because of an indecipherable recording by The Kingsmen in the 1960s it became the subject of a year long FBI investigation over indecency charges. Today’s Guests: Jordan Moeller is a Seattle-based sket...Show More
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48:00 | Oct 17th, 2017

Before changing his name to Osho, spiritual leader Rajneesh led a cult in Oregon that was responsible for the largest bio-terrorist attack every committed on US soul. Today’s Guests: Samantha Demboski is an improv and sketch comedian, fringe theater ...Show More

50:04 | Oct 10th, 2017

When it came to connecting Lake Washington, Lake Union, and Puget Sound, engineering genius Hiram M. Chittenden developed a system of locks that is a modern marvel. Today’s Guests: Ben Lidgus is a cast member at ComedySportz in Fremont and a tutor fo...Show More

54:14 | Oct 3rd, 2017

Can you raise a Gorilla to act like a human?  No you can’t, but that didn’t stop one Anacortes family from trying. Today’s Guests: Caitie Auld majored in Theatre at the University of Puget Sound and since graduating in 2010 she’s galavanted around Se...Show More
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