Murder

36: APPARENTLY ALLEGEDLY: Mutant fish, mushroom deaths, assisted suicide and a Canberra double-decapitation case

It’s Listeners’ Choice this week on Eavesdroppin’, as hosts Geordie & Michelle cover news, views and true crime tips from our dear dear listneners … What did Japanese fishermen find off the coast of New Zealand in 1977? Did Australian woman Erin Patterson deliberately serve us a killer mushroom wellington? What’s the tee with Canadian…

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35: CONSCIOUS DEVELOPMENT: Terri Hoffman and the cult you’ve never heard of

This week, Eavesdroppin’ host Michelle wraps up the cult double whammy with a mini-dive into a cult you’ve most likely never heard of… Terri Hoffman’s Conscious Development. In the early 1970s in Dallas, Texas, Terri Hoffman began giving free classes on spirituality and meditation. By the late 1970s, her cult was in full swing with…

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34: THE MANSON FAMILY: Where are they now?

Eavesdroppin’ host Geordie gets culty and looks at Charles Manson and the Manson Family and asks, where are they now? In the late 1960s, Charles Manson and his LSD-soaked cult followers he called the Manson Family went on a killing spree. The reason? Race hate. Want to know more? You’ll have to listen! Plus Geordie…

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33: TRUE OR FALSE: The Phantom of Heilbronn, plus The Berkshires UFO Incident

Eavesdroppin’ hosts Geordie and Michelle dive right into the shallow end of the pool with two REAL OR FAKE stories: The Phantom of Heilbronn and The Berkshires UFO Incident… For more than 16 years, Police across Germany, Austria and France were convinced there was a lady serial killer on the loose, finding her DNA at…

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31: BOMBED!: Nail bombers & mail bombers – was Ted Kaczynski right?

Hosts Geordie and Michelle dive into the shallow end of two bombers: the London nail bomber and the Unabomber. Geordie’s research reveals heartbreaking stories, far-right radicalism and three nail-bomb attacks in Brixton, Soho and East London that left the city reeling, while Michelle researches the Unabomber and Gen Z’s fascination with Ted Kaczynski’s anti-tech pro-nature…

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30: UNEXPLAINED PHENOMENA: Tina Resch’s poltergeist, Resurrection Mary the hitch-hiking ghost & the woman who gave birth to rabbits

What happens when an Eavesdropper gives you a brilliant gift that happens to be the Chambers Dictionary of the Unexplained? You give it a flick and do an episode on the lucky-dip page you land on! (Thank you, Jane Beacon!) So this week on Eavesdroppin’, we delve into the supernatural… Starting with Tina Resch –…

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29: ROCK ‘N’ ROLL CONSPIRACIES: Is Paul McCartney dead? Plus the Kurt Cobain Courtney Love murder theories

Hello, Eavesdroppers! This week on Eavesdroppin’ comedy podcast… Rock n’ roll conspiracies! Is Paul dead? Yes, host Geordie looks at the classic conspiracy theory that Paul McCartney died in 1967 and was replaced by a lookalike. Why does Paul have no shoes in the Abbey Road album cover? Is John Lennon really saying “I buried…

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28: MAFIA, AUSTRALIAN STYLE: The murders of Donald Mackay and Colin Winchester

Hello Eavesdroppers! This week on Eavesdroppin’ comedy podcast… Michelle asks the question – who killed Australian drugs campaigner Donald Mackay in 1977? What has the Calabrian mafia in Griffith got to do with it? Has his body ever been found? And who is Al Grassby? Listen to find out! Geordie then dives into the murder…

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25: MISSING PRESUMED MURDERED: Interpol’s 22 unidentified women plus the case of Brazilian soap star Jeff Machado

Hello, Eavesdroppers! This week on Eavesdroppin’… Visitation dreams… Interpol’s plea to the public to help identify 22 missing women… Over the past 50 years, 22 women have been buried in Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands with only an ‘Unidentified Deceased’ plaque to honour their lives. Host Michelle delves into Interpol’s 22 cold-case Black Notices that…

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23: HOMETOWN MURDERS: Canberra, 1983 – the brother-sister killing the internet forgot

Hello, Eavesdroppers! This week we have a special true-crime report on a hometown murder no one can find on the internet… This episode is a special request from an Eavesdropper, who asked us to investigate a murder she remembered from her childhood… In Australia on September 20, 1983, a 15-year old boy in the Canberra…

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