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Welcome to The Less Dead, a podcast where two true crime junkies chat about lesser known cases and marginalized victims.

Welcome to The Less Dead, a podcast where two true crime junkies chat about lesser known cases and marginalized victims.
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Welcome to The Less Dead, a podcast where two true crime junkies chat about lesser known cases and marginalized victims.

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English


Episodes

Episode 24: The Disappearance of Jasmine Moody

8/23/2019
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This week, we briefly catch up, talk about Jessica's unwavering obsession with Hasan Piker, and examine the tragic disappearance of Jasmine Moody, a college student who vanished from the Detroit area in the fall of 2014.

Duration:00:30:21

Episode 23: The Murders of Roxanne Ellis & Michelle Abdill

6/24/2019
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In the first episode since our extended (and unexpected) break, we explain our sudden departure and cover the case of Roxanne Ellis and Michelle Abdill. Tune in to hear us talk wedding shenanigans, Uber bans, and a homophobic crime that shook an otherwise LGBT-friendly community.

Duration:00:38:44

Bonus Episode: Introducing "Especially Heinous"

2/9/2019
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This week, we're releasing a crossover episode with our new podcast "Especially Heinous." Tune in to hear us talk about the season 9 episode "Streetwise" and the heartbreaking case that inspired it: the murder of Jessica Kate Williams.

Duration:01:05:06

Episode 22: The Disappearance of ShyShy Pate

1/27/2019
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This week, we discuss and examine the case of ShyShy Pate, an 8-year-old girl who went missing from her Unadilla, Georgia, neighborhood in 1998 and hasn't been seen since.

Duration:00:43:35

Episode 21: The Mysterious Death of Haley Paige

1/10/2019
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We're back from our holiday break with our latest episode! This week, we cover the mysterious death of Haley Paige, a Mexican-American adult entertainer who was (likely) murdered in 2007

Duration:00:26:34

Episode 20: Celine Walker, Antash'a English, & Cathalina Christina James

12/10/2018
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This week, Jessica's finally back and we discuss the heartbreaking, unsolved murders of three black trans women: Celine Walker, Antash'a English, and Cathalina Christina James.

Duration:00:37:18

Episode 19: The Murder of Missy Avila, Part Two

12/2/2018
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Episode 19: The Murder of Missy Avila, Part Two by Amber & Jess

Duration:00:38:25

Episode 18: The Murder of Missy Avila, Part One

11/26/2018
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We're back from our hiatus with the case of Missy Avila! This week, we change up our format a bit and cover a convoluted tale of jealousy, revenge, and friendship gone wrong.

Duration:00:31:56

Episode 17: The Disappearance of Cindy Song

10/27/2018
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On this week's episode, we chat about technical issues and Jessica's preposterously large hands before covering the case of Cindy Song, a young Korean-American college student who went missing after celebrating Halloween with her friends.

Duration:00:35:00

Episode 16: The Halloween Murder of Karl Jackson

9/30/2018
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We're back from hiatus with our sixteenth episode! This week, we catch up after a few months off and cover the Halloween death of Karl Jackson.

Duration:00:40:39

Episode 15: The Murder of Daniel Zamudio

6/17/2018
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In the second episode of our Pride series, we cover the tragic case of Daniel Zamudio, a gay Chilean man who was brutally tortured and murdered by a gang of Neo-Nazis.

Duration:01:04:14

Episode 14: An Xtravaganza Extravaganza

6/10/2018
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On a very special Pride episode, we cover the New York ball scene, the legendary House of Xtravaganza, and the untimely deaths of two of its young talents: Venus and Lorena Xtravaganza.

Duration:01:14:30

Episode 13: The San Antonio Four Part Two

6/3/2018
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This week, we chat about emo bands, introduce our new Facebook group, and cover the trial, conviction, and exoneration of The San Antonio Four.

Duration:01:05:38

Episode 12: Finding Alexis Scott

5/31/2018
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On September 22, 2017, Alexis Camry Scott left her family home to attend a party. She never returned, and hasn't been heard from since. In a special mid-week episode, we discuss Alexis' disappearance, how the criminal justice system failed her, and her family's ongoing fight to bring her home.

Duration:00:55:00

Episode 11: The San Antonio Four

5/27/2018
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Tune into hear about the case of The San Antonio Four, a group of queer, Latina women who were wrongfully convicted of ritualistically abusing two young girls.

Duration:01:00:44

Episode 10: The Murder of Janiya Thomas

5/20/2018
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This week, we dive into the case of Janiya Thomas, a eleven-year-old girl who was killed by her abusive mother and failed by those charged with protecting her.

Duration:01:26:09

Episode 9: The Disappearance of Asha Degree

5/12/2018
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On this week's episode, we rally from a particularly exhausting week to bring you the case of Asha Degree, a 9-year-old girl who disappeared from her home in 2000 and hasn't been seen since.

Duration:01:08:18

Episode 8: Hate in America - Angie Zapata

5/5/2018
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On this episode, we explore the tragic case of Angie Zapata, a young trans woman who was killed by a former partner in what would become a landmark legal case for the LGBGTQ+ community.

Duration:00:51:38

Episode 7: Missing Phoenix Coldon

4/30/2018
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This week, we take a deep dive into the phenomenon of Missing White Woman Syndrome and cover the devastating case of Phoenix Coldon, who disappeared from the St. Louis, Missouri, area in 2011.

Duration:01:03:23

Episode 6: Hana Grace-Rose Williams

4/22/2018
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On our latest episode, we stumble through a minefield of technical difficulties to bring you the case of Hana Williams, an Ethiopian teenage girl who was murdered by her adoptive parents. Tune in to hear us delve deep into the case, make fun of murderers with rhyming names, and rant about shady international adoptions.

Duration:01:25:21