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The Contraceptive (Dalkon Shield)

2/18/2018
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A pharmaceutical company looks the other way as its promising new birth control product, the Dalkon Shield intrauterine device (IUD), endangers the lives of more than 2 million women around the world. Prelude: A pill scare sweeps the nation as a result of the Nelson Pill Hearings. Website: SwindledPodcast.com Twitter: @SwindledPodcast Facebook: fb.com/SwindledPodcast Instagram: @SwindledPodcast SUPPORT THE SHOW Gain access to exclusive bonus episodes and early access to new...

Duration:00:41:15

The Delivery Man (Brian Wells)

2/4/2018
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A bizarre bank robbery in Erie, Pennsylvania involving a pizza delivery man and an improvised collar bomb leads to a scavenger hunt full of explosions, bodies, and double-crosses. Prelude: The teenage daughter of a wealthy Australian businessman is strapped to a bomb in a brazen extortion attempt. Website: SwindledPodcast.com Twitter: @SwindledPodcast Facebook: fb.com/SwindledPodcast Instagram: @SwindledPodcast SUPPORT THE SHOW Gain access to exclusive bonus episodes and early...

Duration:00:39:10

The Canal (Love Canal)

1/21/2018
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Once envisioned as a model community, the neighborhood of Love Canal in Niagra Falls, New York, became the victim of a massive, man-made environmental disaster. Website: SwindledPodcast.com Twitter: @SwindledPodcast Facebook: fb.com/SwindledPodcast Instagram: @SwindledPodcast MUSIC Graham Bole - Soylent Green Xenojam - Chthonic Xenojam - Towards Death Xenojam - Abduction Sea of Aland - These Green and Pleasant Lands Deathbird Stories - Eidolons Chris Zabriskie - Wonder Cycle

Duration:00:39:39

The Treasure Hunter

1/7/2018
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An incredible discovery of sunken treasure leads to a manhunt for the person who discovered it. Tommy Thompson, who investigators have called "one of the smartest fugitives ever", successfully evaded law enforcement and angry investors for years while hiding in plain sight. Website: SwindledPodcast.com Twitter: @SwindledPodcast Facebook: fb.com/SwindledPodcast Instagram: @SwindledPodcast MUSIC Graham Bole - Fields Graham Bole - Lurking Graham Bole - Rhubarb (Cover) Graham Bole...

Duration:00:29:35

The Horse Queen

1/7/2018
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In the largest municipal fraud in American history, Rita Crundwell embezzled over $50 million from the city of Dixon, Illinois, to support her extravagant lifestyle and expensive hobby. Website: SwindledPodcast.com Twitter: @SwindledPodcast Facebook: fb.com/SwindledPodcast Instagram: @SwindledPodcast MUSIC Chris Zabriskie - Cylinder Two Chris Zabriskie - Cylinder Four Chris Zabriskie - Cylinder Five Chris Zabriskie - There Are Many Different Kinds of Love Chris Zabriskie -...

Duration:00:29:59

The Lucky Winner

1/7/2018
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An unclaimed, jackpot-winning Hot Lotto ticket purchased in Iowa leads to a cross-continent search for the winner, the uncovering of the largest lottery fraud in American history, and the arrest of long-time lottery employee, Eddie Tipton. Website: SwindledPodcast.com Twitter: @SwindledPodcast Facebook: FB.com/SwindledPodcast Instagram: @SwindledPodcast MUSIC Chris Zabriskie - Brethren Arise Chris Zabriskie - The Dark Glow of the Mountains Chris Zabriskie - Itasca, It's Glowing...

Duration:00:30:51