September 9th, 2020 | 1 hr 44 mins
allison mack, cult, keith raniere, multi-level marketing scam, nxivm, true crime
Hey everyone! We're taking the week off, but we'll be back next week with an all-new episode. We decided to re-release this episode since the new HBO docuseries "The Vow" has propelled this story back into the news.
You can also head over to our Patreon for some bonus content like our weekly mixed bags and monthly minisodes.
Thanks so much & keep it creepy!
Self-Help. Personal Growth. Life-improvement. Multi-level marketing schemes promise riches, better lives, and unimagined happiness. But beneath the surface of this organization was a secret society that drained its members of money, personal autonomy, and even their lives.
August 19th, 2020 | 1 hr 34 mins
freemasons, rey rivera, rey rivera theories, secret societies, true crime, unsolved mystery
After their frantic search concluded and the police seemed convinced of what had happened, Rey’s family was left to piece together the evidence and determine for themselves what killed their beloved family member. How did he access the roof? How could he have created that hole? And who was with him when it all came to an end?
August 12th, 2020 | 9 mins 46 secs
father ryan, smoke screen: fake priest, true crime
Father Ryan was a popular priest who spent the last thirty years traveling the Midwest swindling millions of dollars out of people where he used the money to enrich himself, spend away, and declare bankruptcy whenever outed for falsifying his identity. Despite this, only once did law enforcement officially charge Father Ryan with crimes related to his church. But even then, he managed to essentially win the case. He’s now free and working on his next con.
Smoke Screen: Fake Priest from Neon Hum Media, is a new documentary podcast hosted by Alex Schuman, a news reporter from the Midwest, that has been chasing Father Ryan’s story for years. The craziest part is that Alex also gets an exclusive sit-down interview with Ryan himself and in it, the Fake Priest reveals a shocking secret. Make sure to subscribe and follow Fake Priest now to find out what the shocking secret is. To listen to the show, just search for Smoke Screen: Fake Priest in Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to your podcasts.
August 12th, 2020 | 1 hr 9 mins
freemasons, rey rivera, secret societies, true crime, unsolved mystery
Rey Rivera’s body had been found, but what led to his disappearance was still a mystery. His family looked everywhere for answers - from the cryptic note he left behind, to the strange phone call that caused him to leave home, and especially to his ties with his former employer. Does one theory explain how these led to his death? Or will his family ever find answers?
August 5th, 2020 | 1 hr 5 mins
rey rivera, true crime, unsolved mystery
They were a seemingly happy couple with a perfect life. But one phone call seemed to change everything. When their beloved husband, brother, and son goes missing, an entire community searches for him. But when he is finally found, they instead begin searching for clues. Was this a tragic case of an unanswered cry for help? Or was their missing loved one the victim of a game among power players for which he paid the ultimate price?
July 29th, 2020 | 1 hr 6 mins
dirty money, fpag, the great canadian maple syrup heist, true crime
Unscrupulous thieves are willing to steal anything of value they can get their hands on, and the underground market for this sweet product is something beyond imagination. A simple breakfast table staple can net an enormous illegal profit. But the type of person willing to suck millions from a maple honeypot is also the type willing to do whatever it takes not to get caught.
July 22nd, 2020 | 1 hr 43 mins
jeffrey epstein, true crime
Hey everyone! We're taking the week off, but we'll be back next week with an all new episode. We decided to re-release this episode since it’s back in the news right now.
You can also head over to our Patreon for some bonus content like our weekly mixed bags and monthly minisodes. And this month’s minisode will be an Epstein update.
Thanks so much & keep it creepy!
An enormous mansion in New York. Another in Miami. Jets, employees, charities. His own private island. This mysterious billionaire had it all and thought he was above the law - until brave victims and a bombshell news story blew the lid off the whole thing. Even with an arrest and an indictment, will his victims ever truly find justice?
July 1st, 2020 | 1 hr 14 mins
brittany murphy, sharon murphy, simon monjack, true crime
A beautiful actress was suddenly dead. Rumors swirled about what caused it. Was it drugs? Her diet? Or did she die at the hands of someone she trusted? Then suddenly – another death. Just months later, her husband died under suspiciously similar circumstances. Was this all an unfortunate coincidence, or was a single culprit to blame?
June 24th, 2020 | 1 hr 5 mins
brittany murphy, simon monjack, true crime
She began her career as one of Hollywood’s brightest young stars in blockbuster roles. But suddenly, out of almost nowhere, she died. What led this once-promising and charismatic actress to her ultimate demise? Was it drugs, health problems, or something more sinister at play?
April 8th, 2020 | 1 hr 17 mins
john bobbitt, lorena bobbitt, true crime
After the media got ahold of the initial details of the case, the circus began. But the truth would come out via the testimony of dozens of witnesses at trial. One woman was both a defendant and a victim, and the trial focused on the reign of terror she had endured. But the verdict wasn't the end of her story.