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A deep dive into the darker side of the Golden State hosted by Roseanne with a quietly intense storytelling style and is always ad-free

A deep dive into the darker side of the Golden State hosted by Roseanne with a quietly intense storytelling style and is always ad-free

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United States

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A deep dive into the darker side of the Golden State hosted by Roseanne with a quietly intense storytelling style and is always ad-free

Language:

English


Episodes

#213 The Tale of a Girl Boss & the Sili-CON Valley of Lies [Part 2]

1/26/2022
In this multi part series of Killafornia Dreaming, we are going to take an in depth look at the rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes and her biotech start up, Theranos. SOURCES: Bad Blood by John...

Duration:02:01:17

Trailer #213 The Tale of A Girl Boss & the Sili-CON Valley of Lies [Part 2]

1/24/2022
**THIS IS NOT A FULL EPISODE!!** I'm trying to record the second part of this series, and it's going okay, it's just not sounding great. I can probably finish this by Tuesday, but I want to know if it just sounds too awful. Let me know!!

Duration:00:13:08

#212 The Tale of a Girl Boss & the Sili-CON Valley of Lies [Part 1]

1/12/2022
In this multi part series of Killafornia Dreaming, we are going to take an in depth look at the rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes and her biotech start up, Theranos. SOURCES: Bad Blood by John...

Duration:01:37:40

The Tale of the House of Murdaugh [Vacation Series]

1/1/2022
We take a look at the various deaths surrounding one of South Carolina's most powerful and prominent families - the Murdaugh's. We'll examine the 2015 death of Stephen Smith, a friend of Buster Murdaugh, the 2018 death of Gloria Satterfield, the Murdaugh family housekeeper and nanny, the 2019 death of Mallory Beach, killed in a boat accident driven by a drunken Paul Murdaugh, the 2021 murders of Paul Murdaugh and his mother Maggie, killings father and husband Alec Murdaugh is a person of...

Duration:02:04:09

The Hoaxiest Hoax of Them All: 2021 A Year in Review

12/16/2021
For this (maybe) final installment of Killafornia Dreaming for 2021, we take a look back at some of the trials from some of the podcasts we listen to that made their way through the justice system in 2021 including Robert Durst, R. Kelly, Kyle Rittenhouse, Ahmaud Arbery, Scott Peterson, Bill Cosby, Kim Potter, Derek Chauvin, Danthe Lucas (Kelsie Shchelling), Mollie Tibbits, and Jussie 'Subway'...

Duration:01:21:53

#211 The Tale of Step-Daddy's Little Girl

12/3/2021
In the Rolando Village neighborhood of San Diego, California, local defense attorney Tim MacNeil had come home in the middle of his work day on July 19, 2007 to pick up his 17 year old step daughter, Brae, for a lunch date she had planned for them to celebrate his 63rd birthday. But shortly after Tim walked into his home, he was confronted by a masked gunman, who bound both of them with zip ties, demanding he give him the combination to his safe. When Tim refused, the gunman opened fire,...

Duration:01:36:08

#210 The Tale of the Manson Tunnel Murder

11/24/2021
In June of 1990, the day after the longest day of the year, hikers discovered the lifeless body of 21 year old UCLA student Ron Baker. He was laying just inside south opening of the Santa Susana Tunnel which had also become known as the Manson Tunnel because of the close proximity Charles Manson and his family lived to it from 1968-1969. Because Ron was killed in the Manson Tunnel, on the longest day of the year, and his throat being slit as well as his new found interest in Wicca, rumors of...

Duration:01:35:24

#209 The Tale of the Duffy Street Catastrophes

11/11/2021
In May of 1989, a quiet neighborhood in the City of San Bernardino, California was rocked was not one but two separate, but related disasters 13 days apart. In the end, 6 people were left dead, 18 homes were destroyed and questions as to how something like this could happen, especially twice at the same location less than 2 weeks...

Duration:01:05:37

Interview with Bob Motta of The Defense Diaries Podcast

11/4/2021
We are joined today by the host of of The Defense Diaries Podcast, attorney Bob Motta, Jr. Earlier this year we discussed the case of native Californian, former doctor and current death row inmate Anthony Garcia who was convicted in 2016 of quadruple murder in Omaha, Nebraska. Bob was his attorney and in this interview he gives us a different perspective from the defense side of things, since our episodes heavily leaned towards the prosecution. We also talk about his podcast which gives the...

Duration:01:44:23

#208 The Tale of a May December Romance

11/2/2021
Amy Preasmyer was an entitled out of control 16 year old when she met 20 year old Ricky Cowles, Jr. at a house party in December of 1996. He was tall, cute, and had a great job making good money. By July of 1997, they were living together and pregnant. But in one month's time, one of them would be dead. How did everything go so bad so fast? Listen to find out... PROMO: The World's Dumbest Criminals...

Duration:01:45:05

#207 The Tale of the Great Feather Heist [Part 7]

10/26/2021
He was an American flautist living in London, studying at the Royal academy of music. At only 20 years of age, he was intelligent, gifted, talented...a prodigy. On the evening of June 24, 2009 he performed at the Academy in “London Soundscapes”...featuring the music of composers such as Joseph Hayden, George Frideric Handel, and Felix Mendelssohn. But his flute wasn’t the only thing he brought with him the evening of his performance. He had with him a relatively large piece of luggage...a...

Duration:01:56:51

#206 The Tale of the Great Feather Heist [Part 6]

10/17/2021
He was an American flautist living in London, studying at the Royal academy of music. At only 20 years of age, he was intelligent, gifted, talented...a prodigy. On the evening of June 24, 2009 he performed at the Academy in “London Soundscapes”...featuring the music of composers such as Joseph Hayden, George Frideric Handel, and Felix Mendelssohn. But his flute wasn’t the only thing he brought with him the evening of his performance. He had with him a relatively large piece of luggage...a...

Duration:01:49:02

#205 The Tale of the Great Feather Heist [Part 5]

10/13/2021
He was an American flautist living in London, studying at the Royal academy of music. At only 20 years of age, he was intelligent, gifted, talented...a prodigy. On the evening of June 24, 2009 he performed at the Academy in “London Soundscapes”...featuring the music of composers such as Joseph Hayden, George Frideric Handel, and Felix Mendelssohn. But his flute wasn’t the only thing he brought with him the evening of his performance. He had with him a relatively large piece of luggage...a...

Duration:01:16:39

#204 The Tale of the Great Feather Heist [Part 4]

10/4/2021
He was an American flautist living in London, studying at the Royal academy of music. At only 20 years of age, he was intelligent, gifted, talented...a prodigy. On the evening of June 24, 2009 he performed at the Academy in “London Soundscapes”...featuring the music of composers such as Joseph Hayden, George Frideric Handel, and Felix Mendelssohn. But his flute wasn’t the only thing he brought with him the evening of his performance. He had with him a relatively large piece of luggage...a...

Duration:01:09:24

#203 The Tale of the Great Feather Heist [Part 3]

9/28/2021
He was an American flautist living in London, studying at the Royal academy of music. At only 20 years of age, he was intelligent, gifted, talented...a prodigy. On the evening of June 24, 2009 he performed at the Academy in “London Soundscapes”...featuring the music of composers such as Joseph Hayden, George Frideric Handel, and Felix Mendelssohn. But his flute wasn’t the only thing he brought with him the evening of his performance. He had with him a relatively large piece of luggage...a...

Duration:01:15:28

#202 The Tale of the Great Feather Heist [Part 2]

9/28/2021
He was an American flautist living in London, studying at the Royal academy of music. At only 20 years of age, he was intelligent, gifted, talented...a prodigy. On the evening of June 24, 2009 he performed at the Academy in “London Soundscapes”...featuring the music of composers such as Joseph Hayden, George Frideric Handel, and Felix Mendelssohn. But his flute wasn’t the only thing he brought with him the evening of his performance. He had with him a relatively large piece of luggage...a...

Duration:01:08:09

#201 The Tale of the Great Feather Heist [Part 1]

9/16/2021
He was an American flautist living in London, studying at the Royal academy of music. At only 20 years of age, he was intelligent, gifted, talented...a prodigy. On the evening of June 24, 2009 he performed at the Academy in “London Soundscapes”...featuring the music of composers such as Joseph Hayden, George Frideric Handel, and Felix Mendelssohn. But his flute wasn’t the only thing he brought with him the evening of his performance. He had with him a relatively large piece of luggage...a...

Duration:01:28:28

#200 The Tale of the Invisibility Juice [Vacation Series]

9/6/2021
Happy 200th episode to us Dreamers! This story has nothing to do with California, but everything to do with crimes that make you go hmmmmm.... But we must ask ourselves one burning, eye stinging question...what do you do when life hands you lemons?!

Duration:01:09:56

#199 The Tale of the Firestarter [Part 6]

8/31/2021
From 1984 through 1991, thousands of fires were intentionally set from Southern California to the Central Coast, the Central Valley and countless places in between. Homes, business, dry brush...nothing was off limits. The arsonist left virtually nothing behind in the way of evidence that could ever be traced back to him for years. The damage and destruction soared into the millions...countless millions. And 4 innocent lives were lost. The arsonist was brazen, he set fires with impunity, and...

Duration:01:36:32

#198 The Tale of the Firestarter [Part 5]

8/24/2021
From 1984 through 1991, thousands of fires were intentionally set from Southern California to the Central Coast, the Central Valley and countless places in between. Homes, business, dry brush...nothing was off limits. The arsonist left virtually nothing behind in the way of evidence that could ever be traced back to him for years. The damage and destruction soared into the millions...countless millions. And 4 innocent lives were lost. The arsonist was brazen, he set fires with impunity, and...

Duration:01:15:10