““That which you mistake for madness is but an over acuteness of the senses”
-Edgar Allen Poe Tell-Tale Heart
Crippen would have gotten away with it if it wasn’t for that pesky telegram…… Listen to the story of Cora and Hawley and how they were doomed from the start
Then we jump into Egyptian Mythology for a tale of two brothers, Anpu and Bitou, who both had wives die with questionable behaviors that lead to their demise.
0:20 – Quote – Edgar Allan Poe
0:46 - Cold Open – Letter from Crippen
2:22 - Murder – The Case of Hawley Harvey Crippen
11:48 - Myth – The Treachery of Bitou’s Wife
27:47 – Promo – California True Crime
28:38 - Reaction Segment – We discuss the trailer for the new Cats, Kim makes Kristin read an excerpt from T.S. Eliot’s Old Possums Guide to Practical Cats, treacherous wives, lying, strange Egyptian pregnancies, odd alias choices, how Kristin’s head cannon’s make her look like an idiot, what kind of torsos’ can't be identified, two Thor’s and a jump scare.
Murder & Myths theme music created by Castro Vania
Intro and background music:
Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Virtutes Instrumenti" & "Disquiet” and “Rites" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) (Edited by Kristin)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)