#72. AMA Spring 2019 (Ask Lee Anything)

March 10, 2019

For the first AMA of 2019, Lee reveals some exciting news, further clarifies how using a 2+ victim criteria vs. a 3+ victim criteria may affect our understanding of serial murderers, why psychopathy is likely overrepresented in adoptees, gives a few tips on what to look for in potential male 'family annihilators', and more...  

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#71. Kermit’s House of Horrors w/ Karen Wickiam (Dive Bar)

March 4, 2019

Razor blades shredding uteruses. Babies drowned in toilets. Forced abortions. Severed feet in jars. If you think the case of Kermit Gosnell is just a political talking point, you need to sit down with former trauma nurse Karen Wickiam, Lee, and Vanessa for one of the most horrific 'divebars' in the history of Murder Was the Case. Recorded in December 2018.

For the first episode of Karen's podcast series on Kermit Gosnell: https://stat.podbean.com/e/dr-kermit-gosnell-story-pt-1/

#70. Dr. Shipman’s Prescription w/ Karen Wickiam (Dive Bar)

February 24, 2019

Former ER nurse and podcast host, Karen Wickiam, returns to talk about the case of Dr. Harold Shipman - an English physician responsible for the murders of at least 215 of his elderly patients.

Check out Karen's mutliple episodes on Shipman here:

https://stat.podbean.com/e/dr-harold-shipman-part-one/

#69. Poz Vampire & the Bug Chasers w/ Dr. Amy Swiffen (Dive Bar)

February 14, 2019

Happy Valentine's Day! To mark the occasion, Lee's former prof, Dr. Amy Swiffen, talks about the chilling phenomenon of offenders who negligently or intentionally infect their sexual partners with HIV. Stranger still are 'Bug Chasers' who actively seek to be infected of their volition. Make love war.  

#68. Everything You Know About Serial Killers is Wrong! (Academy)

February 10, 2019

Drawing upon statistical data, Lee challenges the popularly held notion that most American serial killers are white males between the ages of 20 and 35. 

#67. Hour of the Dragon w/ James Dubro (Dive Bar)

February 5, 2019

Happy Chinese New Year! Veteran organized crime expert James Dubro joins Lee to talk about East Asian mobsters: Triads, Tong and Big Circle Boy gangs, and Yakuza; as well as touching upon Black gangs, 'Ndrangheta, Hells Angels, Cosa Nostra, and more.  

#66. Ted Talks, Part 2 w/ Dr. John Faithful Hamer (Dive Bar)

January 22, 2019

Part 2 of 2. On the 21st anniversary of UNABomber Ted Kaczynski's conviction, philosopher and historian Dr. John Faithful Hamer joins Lee in the dive bar to discuss his controversial manifesto Industrial Society and Its Future. How do Kaczynski's ideas hold up in 2019? Have any of his predictions come true? Where do Smartphones manifest in his philosophy? What implications do his thoughts have for how we live and rear children as we approach 2020? Lee and John attempt to objectively examine the intellectual work of a convicted serial killer on its own merit, with the assistance of their friend Mr. Jameson... 

NEARLY AN HOUR OF BONUS CONTENT FROM THIS EPISODE WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO OUR PATRONS ON PATREON.COM SOON!

#65. Ted Talks, Part 1 w/ Dr. John Faithful Hamer (Dive Bar)

January 22, 2019

Part 1 of 2. On the 21st anniversary of UNABomber Ted Kaczynski's conviction, philosopher and historian Dr. John Faithful Hamer joins Lee in the dive bar to discuss his controversial manifesto Industrial Society and Its Future. How do Kaczynski's ideas hold up in 2019? Have any of his predictions come true? Where do Smartphones manifest in his philosophy? What implications do his thoughts have for how we live and rear children as we approach 2020? Lee and John attempt to objectively examine the intellectual work of a convicted serial killer on its own merit, with the assistance of their friend Mr. Jameson... 

NEARLY AN HOUR OF BONUS CONTENT FROM THIS EPISODE WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO OUR PATRONS ON PATREON.COM SOON!

#64. Homicide Headlines 2018: American Massacres w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)

January 22, 2019

In this fourth and final installment of Homicide Headlines, Lee and author Nate Hendley look at the three most devastating American gun massacres of 2018: Parkland, Thousand Oaks, and Pittsburgh. 

#63. Homicide Headlines 2018: Serial Killers & Lust Murderers w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)

January 22, 2019

...continuing with the previous episode's discussion of the most gripping homicide headlines of 2018, Lee and author Nate Hendley move on to the crimes of alleged 'Golden State Killer' Joseph James DeAngelo, John D. Miller, Samuel Little, Juan David Ortiz, and more!