The Spoop Files Podcast

Case File #11: “Weird Willy” Lyon Mackenzie King

July 25, 2018

You thought Trump was weird? HAH.

 

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William Lyon Mackenzie King

https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/william-lyon-mackenzie-king/ - A Canadian Encyclopedia article on William Lyon Mackenzie King

http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/politics-government/prime-ministers/pmportrait/pages/item.aspx?PersonId=10 - A Government of Canada article on King

https://www.britannica.com/biography/W-L-Mackenzie-King - Britannica article on King’s life

 

King and the Occult

http://occult-world.com/ghost-miscellaneous/william-lyon-mackenzie-king

https://atlantisrisingmagazine.com/article/the-prime-minister-and-the-spirit-world/

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/the-weirdo-pm-who-showed-the-way/article4182988/

https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/news/podcasts/Pages/mackenzie-king-against-his-will.aspx

http://thechive.com/2016/07/21/mackenzie-king-the-weird-and-odd-canadian-prime-minister-14-photos/

 

The Oedipus Complex

https://www.thestar.com/news/insight/2017/05/07/putting-mackenzie-king-on-freuds-couch.html - A Toronto Star article about reconciling King’s devotion to his mother with the concept of the Oedipus complex

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thesundayedition/the-sunday-edition-november-5-2017-1.4384859/unbuttoned-a-history-of-mackenzie-king-s-secret-life-1.4384890 - A CBC Radio broadcast about King’s oddities

https://www.thestar.com/news/canada-150/2017/05/20/the-weirdly-effective-reign-of-mackenzie-king.html - Another Star article that details most of King’s eccentricities

https://www.britannica.com/science/Oedipus-complex - Britannica article on the Oedipus Complex

https://www.verywellmind.com/what-is-an-oedipal-complex-2795403 - An article about the Oedipus Complex that goes pretty in-depth with the 5 Ws

https://www.psychologytoday.com/ca/blog/talking-apes/201802/searching-evidence-the-oedipus-complex - An article that essentially breaks the Oedipus Complex down as a “Western Ideology” thing

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