This Is Actually Happening

By Wondery

What if your mother left to follow a cult… or you woke up in a morgue… or if your boat got caught in a storm and began to sink -- what would you do?   This is Actually Happening brings you extraordinary true stories of life-changing events told by the people who lived them. From a man who finds out a celebrity crush isn’t who she seems to a woman stranded in a Mexican desert fighting to survive, these stories will have you on the edge of your seat waiting to hear what happens next.

  1. 1.
    186: What if you were consumed by a preposterous phobia?
    48:41
  2. 2.
    185: What if you kept shaking hands with death?
    55:09
  3. 3.
    184: What if you didn't know who he was?
    56:45
  4. 4.
    Wondery Presents: Spy Affair
    5:37
  5. 5.
    183: What if everyone was watching you?
    55:56
  6. 6.
    Introducing: MANslaughter
    5:47
  7. 7.
    182: What if your daughter committed a seemingly unforgivable act?
    51:33
  8. 8.
    181: What if you committed a seemingly unforgivable act?
    1:01:05
  1. 9.
    180: What if your plane was hijacked?
    43:04
  2. 10.
    179: What if a horrifying loss led to a grand adventure?
    55:53
  3. 11.
    178: What if you couldn't tell him what really happened?
    1:01:38
  4. 12.
    177: What if you woke up two months later?
    44:12
  5. 13.
    176: What if you were trapped in a never-ending dream?
    49:43
  6. 14.
    175: What if you had their knee on your neck?
    51:06
  7. 15.
    174: What if you couldn't remember that night?
    58:40
  8. 16.
    173: What if your cry for help led to an unthinkable tragedy?
    48:45
  9. 17.
    Holiday 2020 Rebroadcast - #100: What if he wouldn’t let you leave?
    57:46
  10. 18.
    Holiday 2020 Rebroadcast - #87: What if you were hunted by the Japanese Mafia?
    44:14
  11. 19.
    Holiday 2020 Rebroadcast - #78: What if you narrowly escaped with your life?
    47:51
  12. 20.
    172: What if you were lured into an unspeakable hell?
    1:01:44
  13. 21.
    171: What if you saw inside the belly of the beast?
    42:20
  14. 22.
    170: What if you didn't sleep for 120 hours?
    59:11
  15. 23.
    169: What if you were an Adult Baby Diaper Lover?
    43:41
  16. 24.
    168: What if you believed you were Jesus Christ?
    57:52
  17. 25.
    167: What if you had a fetish for disgust?
    40:51
  18. 26.
    166: What if you didn't have any fear?
    1:01:06
  19. 27.
    165: What if you were a blind dominatrix?
    42:14
  20. 28.
    164: What if a shocking accusation devastated your family?
    57:05
  21. 29.
    Introducing This is Actually Happening
    1:33
  22. 30.
    163: What if you grew up in a violent gang?
    55:47
  23. 31.
    162: What if you grew up in a cult?
    1:05:05
  24. 32.
    161: What if you suffered a shocking loss?
    50:38
  25. 33.
    Happenings Vol. 1: No Man's Land
    1:17:29
  26. 34.
    160: What if you were assaulted by a stranger in the dark?
    48:30
  27. 35.
    159: What if someone you love committed a monstrous crime?
    0:19
  28. 36.
    158: What if you entered The Void?
    1:11:41
  29. 37.
    Rebroadcast - #43: What if you witnessed a thousand deaths?
    33:51
  30. 38.
    Rebroadcast - #93: What if you witnessed the limits of human suffering?
    44:53
  31. 39.
    157: What if you couldn't tell anyone?
    55:29
  32. 40.
    156: What if you swallowed 48 bags of cocaine?
    49:10
  33. 41.
    155: What if you had to pull the plug?
    52:15
  34. 42.
    154: What if your mom was murdered by a serial killer?
    50:42
  35. 43.
    BONUS Episode - Tyson Was Abducted - from What Was That Like podcast
    1:14:27
  36. 44.
    153: What if you wanted to disappear?
    52:17
  37. 45.
    152: What if you were a human shield?
    57:19
  38. 46.
    151: What if he made you think you were crazy?
    52:30
  39. 47.
    150: What if you were trapped in a cycle of abuse?
    55:55
  40. 48.
    149: What if you committed child sexual abuse?
    1:09:37
  41. 49.
    148: What if you killed someone?
    1:03:37
  42. 50.
    147: What if your best friend was dying?
    52:15

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