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Swindled

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Society & Culture
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True Crime
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Utilizes narrative storytelling, archival audio, and immersive soundscapes to explore true stories of white-collar criminals, con artists, and corporate evil. From corruption and fraud to Ponzi schemes and environmental disasters, these financially motivated crimes have shaped our world in unimaginable ways. All in the name of greed.

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Utilizes narrative storytelling, archival audio, and immersive soundscapes to explore true stories of white-collar criminals, con artists, and corporate evil. From corruption and fraud to Ponzi schemes and environmental disasters, these financially motivated crimes have shaped our world in unimaginable ways. All in the name of greed.

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4184 Ratings
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3661
162
98
83
180

Interesting content but hard to listen to.

By emilyschmemilym - Jan 13 2020
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I really wish the host would have some sort of inflection in his voice. It’s so incredibly monotone. I LOVE these types of podcasts, but I just can’t listen.

Very interesting

By MariDee2 - Jan 13 2020
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Narrated very well, and the topics are very interesting.

iTunes Ratings

4184 Ratings
Average Ratings
3661
162
98
83
180

Interesting content but hard to listen to.

By emilyschmemilym - Jan 13 2020
Read more
I really wish the host would have some sort of inflection in his voice. It’s so incredibly monotone. I LOVE these types of podcasts, but I just can’t listen.

Very interesting

By MariDee2 - Jan 13 2020
Read more
Narrated very well, and the topics are very interesting.
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Swindled

Latest release on Jan 12, 2020

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Utilizes narrative storytelling, archival audio, and immersive soundscapes to explore true stories of white-collar criminals, con artists, and corporate evil. From corruption and fraud to Ponzi schemes and environmental disasters, these financially motivated crimes have shaped our world in unimaginable ways. All in the name of greed.

Rank #1: The Madam (Deborah Jeane Palfrey)

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The owner of a Washington D.C. escort agency loses everything after becoming the subject of a federal investigation.

Prelude: Kristin M. Davis, the Manhattan Madam, runs for office after spending time in prison.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

Or donate directly at SwindledPodcast.com/Support.

Or buy something at SwindledPodcast.com/Shop.

Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

Listen to Susie Bright's full interview with Deborah Jeane Palfrey on In Bed with Susie Bright exclusively on Audible.

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Oct 27 2019

56mins

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Rank #2: The Mine (Crandall Canyon Mine)

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A coal mining disaster in Utah places the mine's owner in the media spotlight.

Prelude: The Sago Mine disaster leads to renewed scrutiny on mine safety.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

Or donate directly at SwindledPodcast.com/Support.

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Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

Vote for Swindled in the 2019 Discover Pods Awards here.

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Nov 10 2019

1hr 3mins

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Rank #3: The Socialite (Anna Delvey)

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A Russian-born con artist posing as a wealthy German heiress scams businesses and acquaintances in an attempt to develop her own art foundation in New York.

Prelude: Kari Ferrell's Brooklyn exploits earn her the nickname "The Hipster Grifter".

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Jul 07 2019

1hr 2mins

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Rank #4: The Canal (Love Canal)

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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.

Prelude: James Denney, a Missouri farmer, makes a deal for a local chemical company to bury its waste on his property.

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Jan 21 2018

43mins

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Rank #5: The Treasure Hunter (Tommy Thompson)

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An incredible discovery of sunken treasure leads to a manhunt for the person who investigators have called "one of the smartest fugitives ever".

Prelude: A millionaire art dealer named Forrest Fenn releases clues pertaining to the location of a hidden treasure chest.

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Jan 07 2018

33mins

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Rank #6: The Downline (Herbalife)

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A multi-level marketing company becomes a global success despite accusations of dangerous products and exploitation.

Prelude: Glenn W. Turner’s lifetime of pyramid schemes.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Mar 17 2019

53mins

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Rank #7: The Psychic (Sylvia Browne)

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A self-proclaimed psychic makes a fortune by using her supernatural powers to help solve missing persons cases.

Prelude: The rise-and-fall of Miss Cleo and the Psychic Readers Network telephone hotline.

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Dec 02 2018

53mins

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Rank #8: The Fyre Festival (Billy McFarland)

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A technology entrepreneur defrauds investors in order to build a luxury music festival in the Bahamas.

Prelude: The Lapland New Forest Christmas Festival delivers an underwhelming experience.

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Oct 21 2018

50mins

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Rank #9: The Producer (Joe Francis)

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A young entrepreneur’s Girls Gone Wild franchise leads to a litany of legal issues related to tax evasion, bribery, and false imprisonment as well as accusations of sexual assault.

Prelude: A group of high school students create a much-maligned reality film titled Bumfights that features amateur stunts performed by homeless people.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Apr 01 2019

1hr 7mins

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Rank #10: The Judges (Kids for Cash)

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Two Luzerne County judges are accused of accepting over $2 million in kickbacks in exchange for imposing harsh sentences on juveniles to increase occupancy at for-profit detention centers.

Prelude: Luzerne County Commissioner Greg Skrepenak is involved in a pay-to-play corruption scandal.

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Apr 15 2018

50mins

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Rank #11: The Hitman (Frank Howard)

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A quintessential family man embezzles millions of dollars from his employer to fund a love affair and the attempted murder of his wife.

Prelude: A multi-millionaire motivational speaker solicits help from Kenneth Minor, a down-and-out man from Harlem, in a plot to collect insurance proceeds.

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Apr 29 2018

44mins

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Rank #12: The Gigolo (Richard Bailey)

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A smooth-talking con man becomes the prime suspect in the disappearance of Helen Brach, a multimillionaire candy heiress.

Prelude: Horse owners summon "The Sandman" to assist in recovering a portion of their investments.

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Jul 01 2018

55mins

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Rank #13: The Mogul (Lou Pearlman)

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An aviation entrepreneur creates the boyband craze of the nineties and one of the longest running Ponzi schemes in American history.

Prelude: In Australia, Alan Bond is remembered as both a national hero and national disgrace.

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Jan 06 2019

56mins

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Rank #14: The Delivery Man (Brian Wells)

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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.

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Feb 04 2018

42mins

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Rank #15: The Lawsuit (McDonald's Hot Coffee)

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An elderly woman suffers severe burns after spilling McDonald's coffee into her lap.

Prelude: A California janitor's case against the owners of a phone booth is labeled as a "frivolous" lawsuit by President Ronald Reagan.

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Sep 23 2018

40mins

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Rank #16: The Match (Simon Leviev)

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An international fraudster posing as a wealthy CEO utilizes a popular dating app to scam women out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Prelude: Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto, an Australian grandmother, meets the man of her dreams online.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

Link to the VG report: https://www.vg.no/spesial/2019/tindersvindleren/english/

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Jul 21 2019

48mins

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Rank #17: The Family Business (Doug Pielsticker)

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A successful trucking company is destroyed after it is inherited by the boss' greedy son.

Prelude: Hundreds of Falcon Transport employees are blindsided by the company's sudden closure.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Oct 13 2019

53mins

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Rank #18: The Body Snatcher (Michael Mastromarino)

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A prominent oral surgeon embarks on a new career path after an addiction to painkillers leads to the loss of his dental license.

Prelude: A horrifying discovery is made at the Tri-State Crematory in northwest Georgia.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Feb 03 2019

43mins

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Rank #19: The Sting (Abscam)

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The FBI turns to a career con artist to assist with an undercover sting operation that ensnares multiple members of the United States Congress.

Prelude: Mel Weinberg’s lifetime of scams finally catches up with him.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Mar 03 2019

46mins

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Rank #20: The Impostor (Jimmy Sabatino)

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A serial con man uses multiple aliases and his gift of gab to bilk victims out of millions of dollars worth of hotel rooms, jewelry, clothes, and electronics.

Prelude: William Douglas Street Jr. assumes many different roles and professions in an attempt shortcut his way to the top.

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Mar 18 2018

40mins

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The Raid (Agriprocessors)

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An immigration raid at a kosher slaughterhouse in Postville, Iowa uncovers financial crimes committed by the company's CEO, Sholom Rubashkin.

Prelude: Thirteen hundred undocumented workers are arrested during a coordinated raid of six Swift & Co. meatpacking facilities.


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Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Jan 12 2020

56mins

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Bonus: The Promotion (McDonald's Monopoly)

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In a scheme that lasted over a decade, Jerome "Uncle Jerry" Jacobson defrauded fast food giant McDonald's for over $20 million by rigging the promotional Monopoly game.


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Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Jan 05 2020

24mins

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The Sultan (Anthony Gignac)

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A lifelong con artist impersonates a Saudi Arabian prince to live a life of luxury.

 Prelude: Thomas Noe manages the State of Ohio's $50 million rare coin investment.


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Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Dec 22 2019

53mins

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The Revenger (Hunter Moore)

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A middle school dropout embraces his role as "the most hated man on the Internet" after creating a notorious "revenge porn" website called Is Anyone Up.

Prelude: Kevin Bollaert becomes the first person convicted under California's revenge porn law.


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Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Dec 08 2019

1hr 1min

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The GPO Girl (Samantha Azzopardi)

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Australia's "most notorious con woman" adopts multiple aliases to commit crimes around the world.

Prelude: Jerry Joseph leaves Haiti to become a high school basketball star in a small, west Texas town.

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Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Nov 24 2019

56mins

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The Mine (Crandall Canyon Mine)

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A coal mining disaster in Utah places the mine's owner in the media spotlight.

Prelude: The Sago Mine disaster leads to renewed scrutiny on mine safety.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

Or donate directly at SwindledPodcast.com/Support.

Or buy something at SwindledPodcast.com/Shop.

Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Nov 10 2019

1hr 3mins

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The Madam (Deborah Jeane Palfrey)

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The owner of a Washington D.C. escort agency loses everything after becoming the subject of a federal investigation.

Prelude: Kristin M. Davis, the Manhattan Madam, runs for office after spending time in prison.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

Or donate directly at SwindledPodcast.com/Support.

Or buy something at SwindledPodcast.com/Shop.

Original music for Swindled is written and performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

Listen to Susie Bright's full interview with Deborah Jeane Palfrey on In Bed with Susie Bright exclusively on Audible.

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Oct 27 2019

56mins

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The Family Business (Doug Pielsticker)

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A successful trucking company is destroyed after it is inherited by the boss' greedy son.

Prelude: Hundreds of Falcon Transport employees are blindsided by the company's sudden closure.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Oct 13 2019

53mins

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The Survivor (Tania Head)

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A Spanish woman becomes the president of a survivors group in the aftermath of the World Trade Center attacks on September 11, 2001. 

Prelude: Fred Parisi, a New York City police officer, creates a foundation to support 9/11 first responders. 

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Sep 29 2019

56mins

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The Fundraiser (Johnny Bobbitt Jr.)

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A New Jersey couple raises money on GoFundMe to repay a homeless man for his act of kindness.

Prelude: Ginny Irovando Long organizes a fundraiser for her terminally ill son.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Sep 15 2019

42mins

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The Whistleblower (Karen Silkwood)

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A chemical technician risks her life to expose corporate misdeeds at a nuclear facility in Oklahoma.

Prelude: Energy mogul Robert S. Kerr becomes the "uncrowned king of the Senate".

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs).

'Snake Song' written and performed by Jess Williamson. Follow Jess on Spotify

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Sep 01 2019

49mins

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The Tour (Jered Threatin)

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A disastrous European tour reveals that an American rock band manufactured an entire fan base.

Prelude: German R&B duo, Milli Vanilli, are exposed for lip syncing.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Aug 18 2019

57mins

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The Implants (Poly Implant Prothèse)

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A French breast implant manufacturing company's method of cutting costs incites a global health scare.

Prelude: Concerns over safety issues related to silicone breast implants leads to a moratorium on sales in the United States.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs).

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Aug 04 2019

53mins

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The Match (Simon Leviev)

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An international fraudster posing as a wealthy CEO utilizes a popular dating app to scam women out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Prelude: Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto, an Australian grandmother, meets the man of her dreams online.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

Or donate directly at SwindledPodcast.com/Support.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

Link to the VG report: https://www.vg.no/spesial/2019/tindersvindleren/english/

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Jul 21 2019

48mins

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The Socialite (Anna Delvey)

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A Russian-born con artist posing as a wealthy German heiress scams businesses and acquaintances in an attempt to develop her own art foundation in New York.

Prelude: Kari Ferrell's Brooklyn exploits earn her the nickname "The Hipster Grifter".

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Jul 07 2019

1hr 2mins

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Bonus: The Refugee (Wyclef Jean)

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A between-season bonus episode in which a hip-hop superstar establishes a charitable foundation to benefit his homeland, the Republic of Haiti. Support the show and receive more bonus episodes at Patreon.com/Swindled

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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May 15 2019

18mins

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The Producer (Joe Francis)

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A young entrepreneur’s Girls Gone Wild franchise leads to a litany of legal issues related to tax evasion, bribery, and false imprisonment as well as accusations of sexual assault.

Prelude: A group of high school students create a much-maligned reality film titled Bumfights that features amateur stunts performed by homeless people.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Apr 01 2019

1hr 7mins

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The Downline (Herbalife)

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A multi-level marketing company becomes a global success despite accusations of dangerous products and exploitation.

Prelude: Glenn W. Turner’s lifetime of pyramid schemes.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

Or donate directly at SwindledPodcast.com/Support.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Mar 17 2019

53mins

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The Sting (Abscam)

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The FBI turns to a career con artist to assist with an undercover sting operation that ensnares multiple members of the United States Congress.

Prelude: Mel Weinberg’s lifetime of scams finally catches up with him.

Support the show by becoming a ValuedListener™ at Patreon.com/Swindled.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Mar 03 2019

46mins

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The Mayor (Kwame Kilpatrick)

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A young politician ruins a promising career with numerous financial and sexual scandals.

Prelude: The unsolved murder of Tamara Greene.

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Original music by Trevor Howard (The Lungs). 

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Feb 17 2019

54mins

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iTunes Ratings

4184 Ratings
Average Ratings
3661
162
98
83
180

Interesting content but hard to listen to.

By emilyschmemilym - Jan 13 2020
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I really wish the host would have some sort of inflection in his voice. It’s so incredibly monotone. I LOVE these types of podcasts, but I just can’t listen.

Very interesting

By MariDee2 - Jan 13 2020
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Narrated very well, and the topics are very interesting.