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The Minds of Madness - True Crime Stories

By The Minds of Madness | Wondery

Rank #15 in History category

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An investigative discovery, uncovering the series of events, circumstances, and state of mind which cause ordinary people to do unthinkable things….

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An investigative discovery, uncovering the series of events, circumstances, and state of mind which cause ordinary people to do unthinkable things….

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Great true crime podcast!

By monk123456789 - Jan 11 2019
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So glad I found this podcast! The American Beauty Murder and Tara Grant episodes are really good! The producing and script on this show are amazing and I love that they’re covering crimes I’ve not heard before.

Great narrator

By J-Siri - Dec 15 2018
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Great narrator and great audio

iTunes Ratings

1638 Ratings
Average Ratings
1345
134
74
41
44

Great true crime podcast!

By monk123456789 - Jan 11 2019
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So glad I found this podcast! The American Beauty Murder and Tara Grant episodes are really good! The producing and script on this show are amazing and I love that they’re covering crimes I’ve not heard before.

Great narrator

By J-Siri - Dec 15 2018
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Great narrator and great audio

Top 10 Episode of The Minds of Madness - True Crime Stories

Rank #1: Episode 20 – Jennifer Long

Mar 27 2018
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On January 22, 1998, in Kansas City Missouri, a young teenage girl by the name of Jennifer Long suddenly vanished. After 9 painstaking months of her family desperately scouring the area in search of her, the grisly truth about what happened to her finally surfaced. Music Credits: George Cattapan - Piano Slow Kai Engel - I Am Climbing on Air Kai Engel - Meekness Kai Engel - aspirato Kai Engel - January Kai Engel - Universe in Hands Sergey Cheremisinov - The Signals Kai Engel - Mercy Kai Engel - Seeker George Cattapan - Drone Beat Kai Engel - Pacific Garbage Patch Kai Engel - Warm of Mechanical Heart Kai Engel - When the World Falls Down Kai Engel - Behind Your Window Kai Engel - After Midnight All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Music provided by George Cattapan - http://www.cattapanproductions.com/ The Funkoars – Feel The Madness Used with Permission - http://goldenerarecords.com.au/ge/funkoars/ Check out our sponsor Female Criminals - https://www.parcast.com/criminals/ To join us at CrimeCon this year on May 4th 2018 in Nashville Tennessee Go to https://www.crimecon.com Register using coupon code MADNESS for 10% the price off a standard badge. Resources https://thebullyproject.com https://drugabuse.com http://www.thehotline.org https://www.childhelp.org/hotline https://www.niaaa.nih.gov/alcohol-health/overview-alcohol-consumption/alcohol-use-disorders Special Thanks Laura Urquhart for research and writing assistance Michele Daniel for sharing Jennifer Long's story Glenda Lamont  for sharing Jennifer Long's story Website - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Facebook -https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @MadnessPod Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/themindsofmadness/ Patreon -https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPod Don't forget to Subscribe, Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you

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Rank #2: Episode 21 – Angie Yarnell

Apr 19 2018
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Join me now, as we take a look into the suspicious disappearance of Angie Yarnell, the husband who fled with a very dark secret and the Missouri reporter who helped track him down. Music Credits: Kai Engel - Written in Ink Kai Engel - A Neon Flesh Kai Engel – Mercy Sergey Cheremisinov - Our Future George Cattapan - Background Tension Kai Engel – Plague George Cattapan - Mystery Beat Kai Engel - Rejecting the Sirens Kai Engel – Extinguished Kai Engel - After Midnight Kai Engel - The Burden Of Empathy Kai Engel – January Kai Engel – Evermore Kai Engel - Transcending Heaven Kai Engel - Oecumene Sleeps The Minds Of Madness Theme Music – Duncan Foster All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Music provided by George Cattapan - http://www.cattapanproductions.com/ The Funkoars – Feel The Madness Used with Permission - http://goldenerarecords.com.au/ge/funkoars/ Special thanks to: Marianne Asher-Chapman http://www.missourimissing.org/ Ra'Vae Edwards Freelance Researcher and Writer David Prucha M.A., L.P.C PRUCHA COUNSELING LLC Twitter: @David_Prucha https://ct.counseling.org/2018/04/the-wise-support-system-in-domestic-violence-rescue-efforts/ Domestic Violence Resources: http://www.thehotline.org/ https://www.helpguide.org/articles/abuse/domestic-violence-and-abuse.htm https://www.mosaicmethod.com/ Jennifer Long Memorial: https://www.youcaring.com/thefamilyofjenniferlong-1153390?utm_campaign=buttonshare&utm_medium=url&utm_source=copy&utm_content=cf_cp_01 Website - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @MadnessPod Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/themindsofmadness/ Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPod Don't forget to Subscribe, Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you

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Rank #3: Episode 03 - Vincent Li

Jan 27 2017
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On the evening of July 30, 2008 the passengers of Greyhound Bus 1170 thought they were en-route to Winnipeg Manitoba.  What they didn’t know was that one of their fellow passengers was on a mission from God and they had boarded a bus bound straight to hell….. Music Credits: Theme Song – Duncan Foster Take Off and Shoot a Zero - Chris Zabriskie All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @MadnessPod Don't forget to Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you.

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Rank #4: Episode 19 – Stephen Paddock

Mar 08 2018
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On October 1, 2017, a man named Stephen Paddock began to open fire on a crowd of people attending the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival in Las Vegas. He fired over 1100 rounds from his his Mandalay Bay hotel room, killing 58 people, and injuring another 546. It was a night that not only devastated the city of Las Vegas, it was a horrific act of violence that made headlines around the world. A special thank you to Laura Urquhart for researching and writing this episode. Music Credits: David Hilowitz - Dark Science Sarin - Ocean Burn Kai Engel - Better Way The Pangolins - Beneath Dark Clouds Sarin - Darker Lakes III Glacial Kevin McLeod - Road to Hell Sergey Cheremisinov – Fog Blue Dot Sessions - La Costilla Blue Dot Sessions – Invernen Sergey Cheremisinov - Night Snowfall All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Jon Foreman - The Cure for Pain jonforeman.com The Funkoars – Feel The Madness Used with Permission - http://goldenerarecords.com.au/ge/funkoars/ Douglas MacGregor https://www.facebook.com/DouglasMacGregorandAssociates @macgregor_assoc  To join us at CrimeCon this year on May 4th 2018 in Nashville Tennessee Go to https://www.crimecon.com Register using coupon code MADNESS for 10% the price off a standard badge. Website - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Facebook -https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @MadnessPod Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/themindsofmadness/ Patreon -https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPod Don't forget to Subscribe, Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you

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Rank #5: Episode 17 – Ken Rex McElroy

Nov 22 2017
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This is the story about a small town in rural Missouri, that’s been hiding a very big secret…for close to 40 years. A small town that bound themselves tightly together in solidarity in order to eliminate a monstrous problem. Music Credits: Kevin Mcleod -Lightless Dawn  Kai Engel - Soli  Kai Engel- Daedalus  Scott Gratton - Forward Motion  Dexter Britain - Telling Stories  Dexter Britain - Lost in Light  Sergey Cheremisinov - Lucerna  Sergey Cheremisinov - Don't Lie To InnerChild  Sergey Cheremisinov - The Signals  Kevin McLeod - On the Shore  Kai Engel - Scenery Kai Engel - Run  Kai Engel - Aspirato Kai Engel - Shinedown All SFX provided by www.freesfx.co.uk All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ The Funkoars – Feel The Madness Used with Permission - http://goldenerarecords.com.au/ge/funkoars/ Facebook -https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @MadnessPod Patreon -https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPod Don't forget to Subscribe, Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you Books:  In Broad Daylight & Behind the Story of In Broad Daylight by Harry MacLean - Available on Amazon  Author Harry MacLean New York Times bestseller and Edgar Award winner, turns to fiction: The Joy of Killing, a psychological thriller. www.HarryMacLean.com  www.Facebook.com/HarryNMacLean  Unsolved Child Murders by Emily Thompson - available for pre-order on Amazon, Waterstones, BookDepository and Barnes and Noble. Special thanks to: Emily Thompson author of Unsolved Child Murders Brooke Blank from The Fall Line podcast Erica Kelly from Southern Fried True Crime podcast Harry MacLean author of In Broad Daylight & The Story Behind In Broad Daylight

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Rank #6: Episode 04 - George Zinkhan

Apr 09 2017
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On Saturday, April 25th, 2009 at approximately 12:25 in the afternoon, police began receiving frantic reports of multiple gun shots being fired at a local community theater in Athens, Georgia. George Zinkhan, a 57-year-old marketing professor from the University of Georgia, shot his wife and two men in front of a crowd of people, and then fled the scene in his Red Jeep…and vanished. Authorities launched an international manhunt, fearing George had plans to flee the country, placing him on America’s most wanted list. Music Credits: Theme Song – Duncan Foster Landscape - Evgeny Teilor All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @MadnessPod Don't forget to Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you.

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Rank #7: Episode 06 - Dr. George Scott Samson - Part 1

May 07 2017
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PART #1 - On Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 1:20 am in the morning, Terre Haute Indiana emergency dispatchers began receiving a series of frantic calls. Kelly Ann Arney Ecker had in total made 4 attempts to alert authorities to the immediate danger she found herself in. But by the time police arrived at her home....it was too late. Music Credits: Chris Zabriskie – Androids Always Escape Chris Zabriskie – Undercover Vampire Policeman Chris Zabriskie – Cylinder Seven Chris Zabriskie – Cylinder Four All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @madnesspod Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPod Don't forget to Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you

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Rank #8: Episode 08 - Theresa Allore - Part 1

Jun 04 2017
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PART #1 - On November 3rd, 1978, a beautiful 19 year old young woman, by the name of Theresa Allore, completely disappeared from her college campus…in the small borough of Lennoxville, Quebec. Located approximately 2 hours east of Montreal. Music Credits: Kai Engel – Difference Blue Dot Sessions – Lemon & Melon Kai Engel – Somnolence Scott Gratton – Had You Been Blue Dot Sessions – Discovery Harbor Sergey Cheremisinov – When You Leave Sergey Cheremisinov – Fog Igor Khabarov – Stay Igor Khabarov – Full Dexter Britain – Together In The Empty Chris Zabriskie – Its always Too Late To Start Over All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @madnesspod Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPod Don't forget to Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you

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Rank #9: Episode 26 – The Railroad Killer – Part 1

Jul 08 2018
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PART #1 of 2 - On August 1st, 1960, Angel Maturino Resendiz was born in Puebla, Mexico. His mother, Virginia de Maturino, could never have imagined that the baby she held in her arms that day would grow up to become a murderer known as The Railroad Serial Killer. Music Credits: Sergey Cheremisinov – Sleepers Sergey Cheremisinov – Hibernation Kai Engel - Rejecting the Sirens Kai Engel - Shining Dawn Kai Engel - A Neon Flesh Kai Engel - Written in Ink The Minds Of Madness Theme Music – Duncan Foster All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Music provided by George Cattapan - http://www.cattapanproductions.com/ The Funkoars – Feel The Madness Used with Permission - http://goldenerarecords.com.au/ge/funkoars/ Please check out this episodes sponsors and help support our podcast: HIMS - Get a trial month of hims for just $5 today while supplies last. https://www.forhims.com/tmom QUIP - quip starts at just $25 and, if you go to https://www.getquip.com/madness right now, you’ll get your first refill pack FREE with a QUIP electric toothbrush. Special Guests: Dr. Pablo Stewart http://ucjusticehealth.com/new-gallery-4/ Bobby Chacon https://bobbychacon.com/ Justin Canary Research & Writing Assistance: Kate Morse Laura Urquhart Marie Coleman Tanya Todd Ashley Black Website - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @MadnessPod Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/themindsofmadness/ Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPod Don't forget to Subscribe, Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you

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Rank #10: Episode 25 – Lyle Kopenkoskey

Jun 24 2018
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Just after 5am on October 2nd, 2012, in Petoskey Michigan, 911 dispatchers received a call from a man by the name of Carl Kopenkoskey. Standing on a remote country side road beside his brother Lyle’s red pickup truck, Carl had made the call out of concern for his missing brother. Music Credits: George Cattapan - Background Tension Kai Engel - Encore Tender Kai Enge – January Kai Enge - Will I Ever See Another Sunrise Kai Enge – aspirato Kai Enge - Between Nothing and Everything Kai Enge – Seeker Philipp Weigl - Full of Stars The Minds Of Madness Theme Music – Duncan Foster All music is used under an Attribution License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/ Music provided by George Cattapan - http://www.cattapanproductions.com/ The Funkoars – Feel The Madness Used with Permission - http://goldenerarecords.com.au/ge/funkoars/ Please check out this episodes sponsors and help support our podcast: CASPER - Get $50 toward select mattresses by visiting https://casper.com/madness and using code MADNESS at checkout Terms and conditions apply. STITCH FIX - Get your first fix now at https://www.stitchfix.com/madness and get 25-percent off when you keep all 5 items in your box! HELLOFRESH - For $30 off your first week of HelloFresh, visit hellofresh.com/madness30 and enter promo code Madness30 Special Thanks: Research - Kate Morse Writing - Marie Coleman Special Guests: JL Sumpter - Former Detective Sergeant for Emmet County, Michigan Stuart Fenton - Chief Assistant Prosecutor for Emmet County, Michigan Ron Anglin Storm Trooper Fundraiser https://www.gofundme.com/stormtrooper-for-the-kids Jennifer Long Memorial Donations: https://www.youcaring.com/thefamilyofjenniferlong-1153390?utm_campaign=buttonshare&utm_medium=url&utm_source=copy&utm_content=cf_cp_01 Jennifer Long Memorial Auction: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1749970448427784&id=1246922535399247 Website - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/themindsofmadness/ Twitter - @MadnessPod Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/themindsofmadness/ Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/MadnessPod Don't forget to Subscribe, Like, Review, and Share. Please help listeners find this show more easily, by taking the time to review on iTunes. Thank you

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