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If you could press a button that would give you a great deal of money, but it would cause someone you don’t know in a distant part of the world to die, then you would have a good model for how our current economy works. Welcome to Night Vale.
— Cecil

"What Happened at the Smithwick House" is the 105th episode of Welcome to Night Vale. It was released on April 1, 2017.


Here's what happened at the Smithwick House.

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  • In episode 27 "First Date", Cecil warns people of Night Vale that a strange hole might appear on their walls, and that it is important to be cautious after what happened at the Smithwick house. It corresponds to what Carlos said, about the case having already happened 4 years ago.


You are what you eat. That’s very confusing phrasing. Let me simplify: you consume your own flesh. Much clearer.
— Proverb