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 Ask A Mortician

Ask A Mortician

Mortician in Los Angeles. You got death questions, we got death answers. Mortality + Culture.


Petrifaction not Putrefaction! OPEN ME Patreon Link to Support this Channel: Co-Op Funeral Home in Seattle: WHERE ELSE YOU CAN FIND ME Website: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: CREDITS Mortician: Caitlin Doughty Script Research: Sarah Troop Title Animation: Ariel Hart Title Music: David Forrest The most famous case of a petrified corpse is that of the Cardiff Giant “discovered” in 1869. More on the Cardiff Giant. Mark Twain’s role in the petrified corpse craze. How does petrifaction occur? Order member Bess Lovejoy’s story on Mary Ann Boyer from Seattle.