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Only in America Lucky #13- The Hair Raising Tale of Don King

Only in a American can you go from prison to the most infamous boxing promoter of all time. Listen as we discuss Don King, a man larger- than-life with the gift of gab, flashy duds, and electrified hairstyle. Hear how after serving time in prison for killing a man, he went on to promote, and exploit, some of the biggest names in boxing history. You can find us at: Facebook: @NPOFPOD Twitter: @not_podcast

Duration: 00:46:24

The Twelve Days of Christmas-Bonus Christmas Episode

What's more Christmas-y than a news story about a stolen baby jesus, pot-related Christmas news, or interesting and strange Christmas and New Year's traditions from around the world? Join us for this very special Christmas episode. Facebook- @NPOFPOD Twitter- @not_podcast

Duration: 00:43:47

Film At Eleven- Small Town Murder on the Big Screen, the Murder of Marjorie Nugent

Carthage, a small town in East Texas, was propelled onto the big screen in the movie "Bernie". The story of an assistant funeral director, Bernie Tiede, who befriends a wealthy widow, Marjorie Nugent. Their friendship would end in murder and the elderly woman would be stuffed into a deep freezer for nine months before being found. Listen as we discuss what drove the most loved man in town to commit such a heinous crime.

Duration: 00:48:40

Five Will Get You 10- The Juan Catalan Story, How a TV Show Cleared a Man of Murder

Picture this, based on footage filmed by a TV show at a baseball game, a man is cleared of murder. Sounds like an episode of your favorite true crime TV drama, right? Nope, this is a true story. On this episode you'll hear how Juan Catalan was cleared of the murder of 16 year old Martha Puebla, and learn how police involvement played a role.

Duration: 00:41:54

Russian Love Potion #9- The Story of Viktoria Nasyrova, Scam Artist to Murderer

This is the story of Viktoria Nasyrova who was hunted down across the globe, with the help of Facebook, a grieving daughter, and an intrepid private detective. Nasyrova was a suspect in three murders that took place in Russia. It was soon discovered that there was a longer list of victims of her scams in the US. Listen as we discuss the stories of the victims she left behind.

Duration: 00:33:36

We Eight the Whole Thing- The Story of the Cannibal Cop

Tie on your bib and put your eatin' pants on! It's a very special Thanksgiving episode, and what could be better than a story about the Cannibal Cop? Come with us as we talk Thanksgiving traditions, and move along (at the 13 minute mark) to discuss Gilberto Valle, also known in the media as The Cannibal Cop. This former New York City police officer that was convicted, and later acquitted, of conspiracy to kidnap while he surfed fetish chat rooms on the internet. This is one story you have...

Duration: 00:50:53

Lucky Number Seven- The Catfishing of IK Enemkpali, Manti Te'o & Chris Andersen

We open with an update on the Sherri Papini kidnapping, discuss our latest Netflix recommendation, and then move on to the topic of the day, catfishing. What's catfishing? It's when someone uses a made up online persona and gets others to believe they are someone they are not. Hold on to your hats and listen as we discuss three very different tales of catfishing, all involving professional athletes. We're discussing NFL players, IK Enemkpali and Manti Te'o, and NBA player Chris "The...

Duration: 01:06:09

Six Feet Under- Halloween Bonus Episode

Join us as we read through listener reviews and then move on to our special Halloween bonus episode. We discuss childhood Halloween rituals and scary movies. Yolanda tops it off by telling about a house she lived in that was haunted. We also have a special interview with Haley from Murder Road Trip Podcast (at the hour mark). She talks about her Halloween rituals past and present, scary movies and tells about her frightening experience with a stalker! Sit back and get comfortable. We made...

Duration: 01:42:29

I Plead the Fifth- The Robert Rozier story from NFL to Serial Killer

How do you go from playing in the NFL to killing seven people on the on the orders of a cult leader? Listen as we discuss the story of Robert Rozier, a real interesting character that had his whole life in front of him but chose the wrong path. Hear Mark gush and rave about his favorite TV show (yet again) in the opening and find out how Yolanda really feels about this love of Mark's! Don't forget to rate and review and tell a friend! You can find us...

Duration: 00:49:45

Fourth Time Around- The Mysterious Death of Blair Adams

Take a listen as we discuss the mysterious death of Blair Adams, a Canadian that in July of 1996 ended up dead in a parking lot outside of Knoxville, Tennessee. Was he stalked and murdered? Did he succumb to his own inner demons? This case is a head scratcher. Let us know what you think! You can find us at: On Facebook: Not Perfect or Functional Podcast @NPOFPOD Or on Twitter: Not Perfect Podcast @not_podcast If you like what you hear, please take a...

Duration: 00:50:46

Third Time's a Charm- Update on the Aaron Hernandez Story

In this mini-ep, we discuss the latest news on the findings of the study done on Aaron Hernandez's brain by the foremost expert in CTE. Listen as we discuss the lawsuit filed against the NFL, and our personal theories surrounding this case. Let us know what you think on Facebook and Twitter! We're working hard on the next full episode and should have it out very soon! Until then, stay dysfunctional!! You can find us at: On Facebook: @NPOFPOD Twitter:...

Duration: 00:24:17

Our Second Go Round- The Rise and Fall of Aaron Hernandez

On our second podcast attempt, we discuss Hurricane Harvey, and Mark presents the story of Aaron Hernandez, football phenom, whose quick rise to fame ends in tragedy. Listen as we discuss this sports true crime story that's like no other. Some ways you can help Hurricane Harvey victims: You can connect with Yolanda and Mark at: On Facebook: Not Perfect or Functional Podcast @NPOFPOD On...

Duration: 00:55:04

Our First Rodeo- The Kidnapping of Sherri Papini

Let's get this podcast party started with our first episode! We start off by discussing why we decided to start a podcast. Then we move into our first topic, the kidnapping of Sherri Papini. A wife and mother of two who is found 22 days after she goes missing. This story has some interesting twists and turns, and we can't wait to share it with you! You can find us at: On Facebook: Not Perfect or Functional Podcast @NPOFPOD Or on Twitter: Not Perfect...

Duration: 00:41:39

Not Perfect or Functional Introduction

Take a couple of minutes to meet us, Mark and Yolanda. We're an opposites-attract married couple who are finding common ground through discussions about, pop culture, true crime, sports, and every random topic that pops in our heads.

Duration: 00:02:04