#62. Homicide Headlines 2018: Toronto the Bad, Part 2 w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)

January 10, 2019

Having reviewed Toronto's 2018 'Homicide Headlines' for serial and sex slayers, Lee and author Nate Hendley turn their attention to the unprecedented mass murder committed by killer 'Incel' Alek Minassian, 'Danforth Shooter' Faisal Hussein, and analyze and contextualize Toronto's worst year for homicide in history. Will banning the legal ownership of handguns work?


#61. Homicide Headlines 2018: Toronto the Bad, Part 1 w/ Nate Hendley (Dive Bar)

January 10, 2019

Author Nate Hendley returns to the dive bar to recap the most captivating homicide headlines of 2018. In this first of several episodes, he and Lee give an overview of the Bruce 'Silverfox' McArthur sex murders, the conviction of serial killer Dellen Millard for slaying his wealthy father, and the debacle surrounding the investigation of the Tess Richey murder and subsequent arrest of Kalen Schlatter.



#60. The Bloody Awards 2018

December 26, 2018

Live from the bowels of hell, the first annual Bloody Awards! We take a look back at the most memorable moments and guests from Murder Was The Case and celebrate the winners you voted for. Special appearances by Fred West, Andrew Cunanan, Ian Brady and more!

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#59. Beatles Bloodbath w/Alan Cross (Dive Bar)

December 8, 2018

Music guru Alan Cross talks with Lee and Vanessa about homicide in The Beatles and Nirvana, as well as Charles Manson, Mark David Chapman, The Beach Boys, Doris Day, and the rumours of Paul McCartney’s death.

Alan Cross is a Canadian radio broadcaster and a writer on music. Based in Toronto, Ontario, he is best known nationally and internationally as host of the syndicated radio series The Ongoing History of New Music, The Secret History of Rock, and ExploreMusic.

Listen to the Ongoing History of New Music's 'Was Kurt Cobain Murdered Part 1' here: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/was-kurt-cobain-murdered-part-1/id1201968027?i=1000421249298&mt=2 

Listen to Geeks and Beats https://www.geeksandbeats.com 

For more on Alan Cross, visit http://ajournalofmusicalthings.com 

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#58. AMA Winter 2018 (Ask Lee Anything)

December 2, 2018

In our final AMA of 2018, Lee answers questions about Edward Wayne Edwards, which serial killer personally freaks him out the most, Toronto's 73rd homicide this year, whether he'd rather be eaten or shagged after death, and more...

Send in your questions to murderwasthecasepodcast@gmail.com 

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#57. Nominations: 2018 Bloody Awards

November 23, 2018

Nominations for the upcoming 2018 Bloody Awards! Go to patreon.com/murderwasthecase to cast your vote. 


#56. Dear Chief Saunders (Open Letter)

November 17, 2018

Earlier this year, Chief Mark Saunders of the Toronto Police Service stated that the force had never dealt with a serial killer until Bruce McArthur. Lee responds in this open letter with more than a dozen fact bombs and some interesting revelations. 

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#55. Sweden Bleedin’ w/Ludvig Drevfjäll (Dive Bar)

November 9, 2018

Once a haven of peace, tolerance, and mutual prosperity, in recent years Sweden has seen a dramatic increase in the number of rapes, shootings, and civil unrest. Lee sits down with Swedish journalist Ludvig Drevfjäll to discuss the nation's loss of innocence beginning with the unsolved assassination of Prime Minister Olof Palme, and explore the roots and trajectory of the current epidemic of violent crime. Read the rest of this entry »


#54. Halloween Bash 2018 w/Dr. Peter Vronsky & Robert Hoshowsky

October 31, 2018

Possessed by the demon vodka, Lee, Peter, and Robert recall shocking and spooky tales from their pasts. Grab yer choice of poison, and join the fellas for this sloppy mess of a Halloween party culminating in a (catastrophic) true crime trivia contest. TO ALL MY FRIENDS!!!!


#53. Paraphilia: Necrophilia II (Academy)

October 18, 2018

Lee synthesizes the necrophilia-spectrum into an eight-category typology before testing your investigative abilities with a titillating true crime puzzle.

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