Unusually Absurd-logo

Unusually Absurd

True Crime

A True Crime Podcast that is full of murder, mayhem, and unusually absurd tales that you would not believe. Sit down and strap in, it's going to be a wild ride!

Location:

United States

Genres:

True Crime

Description:

A True Crime Podcast that is full of murder, mayhem, and unusually absurd tales that you would not believe. Sit down and strap in, it's going to be a wild ride!

Language:

English


Episodes

15: The Last Cruise: Amy Lynn Bradley

9/14/2021
In the span of 30 minutes, Amy Lynn Bradley disappears never to be seen again. Or has she? SOURCES: The Disappearance Of Amy Lynn Bradley: Everything We KnowAmy Lynn Bradleyamybradleyisstillmissing.com News.com

Duration:00:14:26

14: Still Missing: Tara Calico

7/14/2021
It's been over 30-year since 19-year old Tara Calico vanished while riding her bike in New Mexico, and yet we still do not know what happened to Tara. Tara Leigh Calico – The Charley Project The Spine-Tingling Disappearance of Tara Leigh Calico Missing New Mexico Woman Tara Calico polaroid found Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Unsolved Case Of Tara...

Duration:00:21:19

13: The Soham Murders

7/6/2021
This episode covers the brutal murders of 10-year old best friends, Jessica Chapman and Holly Wells. Sources: https://www.chillingcrimes.com/blogs/news/holly-wells-and-jessica-chapman https://www.cosmopolitan.com/uk/reports/a11435528/soham-murders-jessica-chapman-holly-wells-ian-huntley/

Duration:00:25:36

12: Vickie Dawn Jackson Part 2

6/29/2021
The final part of the Texas angel of death, Vickie Dawn Jackson.

Duration:00:13:01

11: Vickie Dawn Jackson Part 1

6/22/2021
Vickie Dawn Jackson was Texas's very own Angel of Death. This episode dives into the 2-month killing spree by a woman who was often referred to as a wallflower. Little did the public know what she was truly capable of. Sources: -Marissa A. Harrison, Erin A. Murphy, Lavina Y. Ho, Thomas G. Bowers & Claire V. Flaherty (2015) Female serial killers in the United States: means, motives, and makings, The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology, 26:3, 383-406, -Angel of Death –...

Duration:00:14:07

10: Where is Jennifer Kesse?

6/15/2021
24-year old Jennifer Kesse never showed up to work in January of 2006. Where is she? Who Took Jennifer Kesse Jennifer Kesse disappearance: Family says it's 'close' to answers in 15-year-old cold case https://www.gofundme.com/f/kasmv-help-us-find-jennifer-kesse

Duration:00:16:27

9: The Abduction and Murder of Anita Cobby

6/8/2021
*Trigger Warning* This case covers the brutal abduction and murder of an Australian woman named Anita Cobby. Sources: Crime Investigation Australia Documentary. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/mar/20/anita-cobby-everyone-in-the-car-that-dreadful-night-had-a-passport-to-doom

Duration:00:17:04

8: Who killed Dorothy Jane Scott?

6/1/2021
This is the story of Dorothy Jane Scott, a single mom who was received mysterious and sinister phone calls and ultimately ends up murdered with the perpetrator still unknown to this day. Sources: http://truecrimediary.com/index.cfm?page=cases&id=191 Haynes, Paul. Telephone Games. truecrimediary.com, 11/28/12. L.A. Times articles from 6/14/80, 8/17/80 and 8/23/84. https://crimeblogger1983.blogspot.com/2017/05/update-dorothy-jane-scott.html

Duration:00:15:52

7: Milk Carton Kids: Etan Patz

5/25/2021
Did you know that May 25th is Missing Child Awareness Day? Well in today's episode, we're going to dive into the case of Etan Patz which is responsible for establishing this day all those years ago. Sources: Mayo Clinic: Diseases and Conditions: Schizotypal Personality Disorder Etan Patz case: 1979 disappearance of NYC boy continues to haunt investigators Intro Clip: Inside Edition: Is Etan Patz the Most Famous Missing Child of All Time. The Disappearance Of Etan Patz, The...

Duration:00:17:02

6: Jerry Sandusky Part 2

5/22/2021
Part 2 discusses the trial and the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky scandal. Sources: CNN-www.cnn.com/2012/06/17/justice/sandusky-trial-first-week-wrap 'The Sandusky 8' describe seduction, molestation and betrayal Sandusky Case: Victim 1 Speaks News Sandusky: Victim 1 NPR---www.npr.org/2011/11/08/142111804/penn-state-abuse-scandal-a-guide-and-timeline Washinton Post-...

Duration:00:11:50

5: Jerry Sandusky Part 1

5/16/2021
Part 1 dives into the horrible crimes committed by former Penn State Assistant football coach, Jerry Sandusky. Sources: CNN-www.cnn.com/2012/06/17/justice/sandusky-trial-first-week-wrap 'The Sandusky 8' describe seduction, molestation and betrayal Sandusky Case: Victim 1 Speaks News Sandusky: Victim 1 NPR---www.npr.org/2011/11/08/142111804/penn-state-abuse-scandal-a-guide-and-timeline Washinton Post-...

Duration:00:21:59

4: Missing in Alabama: Sherry Lynn Marler

5/11/2021
This week, I'm bringing you a case from my home state. The case of Sherry Lynn Marler has baffled police and civilians alike for decades. Sherry was only 12-years old when she vanished in the small town of Greenville, Alabama. Sources: Unsolvedmysteries.com https://www.al.com/news/2015/02/across_alabama_170_missing_per.html ALEA Information Center Montgomery Advertiser-...

Duration:00:16:14

3: The Old Lady Killer

5/7/2021
This episode dives into one of Mexico's most notorious serial killers, Juana Barraza. Sources: https://criminalminds.fandom.com/wiki/Juana_Barraza Mexico City’s Old Lady Killer was Prolific — True Crime Insider.com Murderpedia.org https://www.theguardian.com/world/2006/may/19/gender.mexico

Duration:00:10:51

2: Baby Lindbergh Kidnapping and Murder

5/4/2021
Did you know that before the kidnapping and murder of famed aviator Charles Lindbergh's son, kidnapping was considered a misdemeanor. This episode dives into the case that had an impact on the criminal justice system that is still seen today. Sources: FBI Gov Website. -https://www.fbi.gov/history/famous-cases/lindbergh-kidnapping History- https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lindbergh-baby-kidnapped

Duration:00:18:57

1: The Brutal Torture and Murder of Sylvia Likens

5/1/2021
Sources: Sylvia: The Likens Trial by Forrest Bowman Indianapolis Monthly Article by Sam Stall https://www.indianapolismonthly.com/longform/likens-looking-back-indianas-infamous-crime-50-years-later The Punishment Game- Lavinia Jewel (Kindle Cloud Book)

Duration:00:20:21

Introducing: Unusually Absurd

4/28/2021
A True Crime Podcast that is full of murder, mayhem, and unusually absurd tales that you would not believe. Sit down and strap in, it’s going to be a wild ride!

Duration:00:00:41