Researcher Cole Herrold (New World Explorers Society) returns to the podcast to talk about the numerous and varied experiences of Jennings Frederick, a resident of Rivesville, West Virginia. He talks about the experience of his mother Ivah, the infamous Veggie Man encounter, a run-in with the Men in Black, and his time as a UFO investigator. Cole also talks about Frederick’s brief time as a UFO investigator, as well, and the ongoing research he’s doing into this entire story.

The Veggie Man Lives!


Alien Meetings By Brad Steiger

Extraordinary Encounters By Jerome Clark

Humanoid Encounters: 1965-1969 By Albert S. Rosales

Into the Unknown By Reader’s Digest

Men in Black: The Secret Terror By Gray Barker

Monsters Among Us By Brad Steiger

The UFO Phenomenon by Time-Life books

Gray Barker’s Newsletter March 1976

Monsters and Ghosts of West Virginia By Erin Turner and Isaac Mckinnon

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Rob Kristoffersen is an amateur UFO researcher from the Adirondacks of Northern New York. He is the host of the podcast, Our Strange Skies: UFOs Throughout History.