Jan. 29, 2023

Leonarda Cianciulli // 148 // The Soap-Maker of Corregio // Part 2

Leonarda Cianciulli is known as "The Soap-Maker of Correggio". Her oldest and favorite child Giuseppe Pansardi was getting ready to head off to war and she wanted to protect him. She was a very superstitious woman who belie...

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Jan. 22, 2023

Leonarda Cianciulli // 147 // The Soap-Maker of Corregio // Part 1

Leonarda Cianciulli is known as "The Soap-Maker of Correggio". Her oldest and favorite child Giuseppe Pansardi was getting ready to head off to war and she wanted to protect him. She was a very superstitious woman who belie...

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Jan. 15, 2023

Hallie Illingworth // 146 // The Lady of the Lake

In July of 1940, the body of a strangled woman was discovered floating in Crescent Lake in Olympic National Park, Washington. The cold water preserved the body, but the flesh had turned into a soap-like substance. It took a...

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Jan. 8, 2023

Martin Couney // 145 // The incubator doctor

Martin Couney was an advocate and pioneer of neonatal technology, and he was also known as the incubator doctor. He displayed prematurely born babies in incubators at expositions and fairgrounds and ended up saving thousands...

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Jan. 1, 2023

Rent-a-hitman in LegoLand // 144 // Dumb criminals

A bank robber that calls ahead of time, a criminal with a LegoLand license, a swarm of bees, and pumpkins stuffed with condoms. These are just a few of the stories you will hear in our dumb criminals episode! Website: https:...

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Dec. 25, 2022

A squirrel stabbin Christmas // 143 // Dumb criminals

SantaCon may not be as jolly as it sounds. In this story, we cover the puking, face-planting, bar-trashing kind of Santas. Then, you get Christmas criminals with prickly bits and a squirrel stabbin! Website: https://www.dr...

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Dec. 18, 2022

Natalia Grace // 142 // Orphan

Natalia Grace is a Ukrainian orphan who was adopted by Kristine and Michael Barnett in 2010. They began to believe that she was actually an adult posing as a child and trying to kill them, but Natalia says she was only 6 yea...

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Dec. 11, 2022

Lyntell Washington // 141 // The barefoot witness

Lyntell Washington died from a gunshot wound to the head near Baton, Rouge, Louisiana, when she was seven months pregnant. Her boyfriend Robert Marks was a married assistant principal, and he was later convicted of her murde...

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Dec. 4, 2022

Ken McElroy // 140 // The town bully // PT 3

Ken Rex McElroy was accused of many felonies, but continuously escaped conviction, except for the last one. In 1981, he was convicted of attempted murder for shooting Bo Bowenkamp at the local grocery store. Ken was murdere...

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Nov. 27, 2022

Ken McElroy // 139 // The town bully // PT 2

Ken Rex McElroy was accused of many felonies, but continuously escaped conviction, except for the last one. In 1981, he was convicted of attempted murder for shooting Bo Bowenkamp at the local grocery store. Ken was murdere...

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