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Criminal: Episode 51: Money Tree. When Axton Betz-Hamilton was 11 years old, her parents' identities were stolen. At that time, in the early 90s, consumer protection services for identity theft victims were basically non-existent. So the family dealt with the consequences as best they could. But then when Axton got to college, she realized that her identity had been stolen as well. Her credit score was in the lowest 2%. As she was working to restore her credit, she inadvertently discovered who had stolen the family's identity. It would change everything forever. View the photograph Axton describes here. If you live in Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Durham, Philadelphia, Anaheim, Brooklyn, Boston, Chicago, Iowa City, Minneapolis, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, or Toronto. . . come see us tell all new stories live! Learn more at http://thisiscriminal.com/live/. Criminal is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX.
Casefile True Crime: Case 60: Jonestown (Part 3). [Part 3 of 3] You may think you know the story, but do you… This is the chilling conclusion to Jonestown. * * * Researched and written by Milly Raso For all credits and sources please visit [**casefilepodcast.com/case-60-jonestown-part-3**](http://casefilepodcast.com/case-60-jonestown-part-3/)
Snap Judgment: Snap #1004 - The Border Hacker. A computer hacker tries to make his way home through two countries, a dense jungle and a seemingly endless string of technical challenges.
Reveal: If you can’t afford a lawyer. If you can’t afford a lawyer, one will be appointed to you – that’s how it’s supposed to work. But in New Orleans, the lawyer in charge of representing poor people accused of crimes is saying no. His office doesn’t have enough money or time to do a good job, he says, so he’s refusing … Continue reading If you can’t afford a lawyer →
Rank #1: "206". Tony opens the show by talking about some new dietary recommendations he got from his doctor to help his eyesight, and also about UCLA. ESPN's Tim Legler calls in to give his thoughts on the NBA Finals, and Nigel gives the news. During Old Guy Radio, Tony talks about a new report that chicken isn't any better for you than red meat and he ALSO reads an interesting obit on the passing of one of the founders of Friendly's. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the Mailbag. Songs : Brandon S Bowker "Cicadas", "Past Paramours"
Rank #2: "No joy in Mudville". Tony opens the show by talking to Michael Wilbon about the Nats bizarre loss to the Cubs in Game 5 of their NLDS series. He talks about that some more with Barry Svrluga of the Washington Post, and then Nigel gives the news. After that, during 'Old Guy Radio', Meet The Press host Chuck Todd calls in to talk about the Nats and to give his weekly NFL picks. Lastly, they close out the show by opening up the mailbag.Songs : Tim Wildsmith "Everything Is Not Ok" ; The Lively Exchange "Who Ya Foolin'?"
Rank #1: Tom Brady, Colts, Conor McGregor, Baker Mayfield, and the Blazing 5. Colin talks about a Tom Brady stat that the New England Patriots QB should get more credit for, the problems with the Indianapolis Colts, what to expect from Cleveland Browns QB Baker Mayfield this weekend, why he's picking Conor McGregor to win at UFC 229, and his Blazing 5 picks. Guests include Albert Breer, Ben Volin, Ty Law, and Jason McIntyre. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Rank #2: Aaron Rodgers, Lonzo Ball, NBA, & Steph Curry. Colin explains why Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers is more like Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger than New England Patriots QB Tom Brady, more proof that Los Angeles Lakers G Lonzo Ball should be starting, the history of the NBA, and why Steph Curry should get more credit. Guests include Chris Broussard, Greg Cosell, Jordan Palmer, and Tim Hardaway. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Rank #1: Full Show (Raptors win title, Is Steph's legacy stained?, Did Kawhi deserve Finals MVP?, Klay Thompson/Warriors, AD headed to LA?). - Are injuries the only reason Golden State failed to 3-peat? (:14)- Did Kawhi deserve to win his second Finals MVP? (25:57) - Did the Raptors deserve to win their first NBA title? (48:06) - Shocked the Warriors are favorites with KD and Klay in limbo? (59:57)- Did this Finals put a stain on Steph Curry's legacy? (1:12:21)- Chris Broussard stops by to discuss Kawhi's Finals MVP. (1:23:48)- Broussard on if Kawhi Leonard proved doubters wrong about his toughness. (1:35:44)- Should the Lakers feel this confident about landing AD? (1:47:36)- How do you like Tiger Woods' chances to win U.S. Open? (1:53:23)
Rank #2: Full Show (Brady v. Rodgers, Cowboys at home, Mayweather fights NYE, Lakers' losses). -Brady takes Rodgers 31-17. (00:14)-Michael Thomas recreates Joe Horn's cell phone celebration. (23:45)-Magic claims Luke Walton's job is still safe after Lakers' losses. (37:15)-Will the Cowboys remain undefeated at home tonight? (49:27)-Did Tom Brady prove he's better than Aaron Rodgers? (1:00:48)-Are the Saints the best in the NFC? (1:14:08)-Time for the (4-5) Ravens to make some major changes? (1:28:12)-Are the Pats the best in the AFC? (1:38:06)-Mayweather to fight in Japan on NYE. (1:48:14)
Rank #1: Chuck Klosterman on the NBA Finals, Stern vs. Silver, 'Fleabag,' Matthew Boling, and Obsessed 'Game of Thrones' Fans | The Bill Simmons Podcast. HBO and The Ringer's Bill Simmons is joined by author Chuck Klosterman to revel in NBA Finals story lines and subplots, compare commissioners David Stern and Adam Silver, and more (2:25). Then, they discuss high school track star Matthew Boling (1:03:50), 'Fleabag' Season 2, and outraged 'Game of Thrones' fans (1:20:08).
Rank #2: Ep. 174: Kevin Durant. HBO and The Ringer's Bill Simmons is joined by Warriors forward Kevin Durant to discuss his favorite thing about his new team (6:00), LeBron-Barkley beef (12:00), James Harden's leap (19:00), Durant's rivalry with LeBron (29:00), and what Thunder teammate he misses the most (38:00). Then, Roc Nation Sports agent Rich Kleiman joins to talk the 2012 Finals (54:00), "Waiters Island" (61:00), and his most comparable player (68:00).
Rank #1: KD Goes Down (Again), but the Warriors Survive | Heat Check. Kevin Durant suffers an Achilles injury in his first game back, but the Golden State Warriors manage to pull out a win against the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 of the NBA Finals.Host: John GonzalezGuest: Chris Ryan
Rank #2: The Raptors Out-Warriored the Warriors | Heat Check. The Toronto Raptors push ahead to a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals after defeating the Golden State Warriors in dominant fashion.Host: John GonzalezGuests: Dan Devine, Kevin O’Connor
Rank #1: The Five-Year Quarterback Outlook | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 271). The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark dive into quarterback situations around the league over the next five years. They discuss the teams with problems on the horizon (19:00), and then Danny Kelly joins the show to decipher the five best quarterback outlooks around the league (38:00).Hosted by: Robert Mays, Kevin Clark and Danny KellyProduced by: Jim CunninghamBrought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network
Rank #2: The Best (and Worst) Places to Be a QB (Ep. 116). The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get together to discuss the importance of supporting casts to a quarterback's success (01:45) and which signal-callers got the most help this offseason (05:00). Then Danny Kelly joins the show to give his opinion on the three most overlooked offseason acquisitions (17:45). Lastly, Mays and Clark rank their five most desirable teams in terms of supporting casts, as well as their least desirable (48:00).
Rank #1: LeBron/Lakers, AD on trading block, LaVar Ball stops by, Warriors’ injuries, Durant’s new Nike shirt. Would LeBron hijacking the Lakers be a good thing? (:13)- Could LeBron leave the Lakers this offseason? (8:46)- Can the Lakers acquire Anthony Davis? (21:15)- LaVar Ball stops by to discuss Lakers, LeBron, Lonzo, BBB, etc. (30:54)- Reaction to Kevin Durant's new Nike shirt. (39:06)- Should kids look up to Jay-Z? (43:31)- Bad look for JuJu Smith-Schuster to dance to a "**** AB" chant at fan's prom? (48:11)- Should the term "owner" outdated in sports? (51:14)- How concerned should the Warriors be about injuries derailing their 3-peat? (54:15)
Rank #2: Do Warriors need KD?, Should Rockets fire D'Antoni?, Browns/OBJ, Ruiz stuns Joshua, Kawhi/Raptors. - Did the Warriors diminish their dynasty after adding Kevin Durant? (:13) - Should Rockets fire Mike D'Antoni? (22:04) - Is it a good idea for the NFL to move to an 18-game regular season? (29:47) - Did Anthony Joshua take his heavyweight title bout seriously? (37:00) - Is there a major problem in Cleveland? (47:52)
Rank #1: Mike Budenholzer. Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer joins The Woj Pod to discuss Giannis Antetokounmpo, the Bucks future, the Hawks years, LeBron leaving the East, where and how he gets ideas and getting the courage up as a young assistant to raise a point with Gregg Popovich in a Spurs coach’s meeting.1:48: How much different is Budenholzer's approach to his second head-coaching job?3:29: Learning about Giannis Antetokounmpo’s tremendous work ethic.5:47: The uniqueness of Antetokounmpo’s skillset and the appeal of coaching him.8:41: The stressful situations that come with being a first-time head coach.10:58: Reflecting on his 5-year tenure with the Hawks, including the 60-win season.14:10: Danny Ferry’s role building the Hawks and his qualifications for another front-office job.16:54: Losing Al Horford in free agency in 2016 and bringing in Dwight Howard.18:55: The difficulty of balancing the short- and long-term while being both coach and team president.23:06: What Budenholzer learned from Gregg Popovich about holding multiple titles.25:42: The importance of alignment between ownership and the front office.28:34: Growing up as the son of a successful coach and the value of playing multiple sports.34:34: Starting in the video room for the Spurs and developing his own voice as a coach.39:57: What role do coaches have in motivating players? 41:13: Staying in the Eastern Conference and the opening presented by LeBron James going to the West.42:45: How James single-handedly challenges opposing teams in the playoffs.
Rank #2: Golden State’s Steph Curry. Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry joins The Woj Pod to discuss the Warriors turbulent season, Kevin Durant, the joy of repetition and practice, his production company’s new documentary on the 2015 South Carolina church massacre, playing with Seth in the All-Star Weekend 3-point competition and much, much more.2:22: The Curry brothers both deciding to participate in the three-point contest in Charlotte.4:11: ‘Emanuel,’ the new movie from Curry’s production company about the 2015 mass shooting in Charleston.7:02: What role did Curry play in the movie as an executive producer?8:10: Placing purpose over profits with his production company.10:40: The endless cycle of mass shootings in the United States.14:07: Finding happiness in the process of working on his jump shot and pursuing perfection.18:27: The craziest place he’s ever gone to get shots up.20:27: How the shift from pick-up basketball to organized games impacts the creativity of young players.22:58: Curry’s impact on the younger generation in terms of how they view three-pointers.24:53: The natural progression that led to him shooting from far behind the three-point line.25:56: The calmness that surrounds Curry on and off the court.28:43: How growing up around the NBA helps Curry deal with the day-to-day drama that every team battles.30:45: The November blowup between Kevin Durant and Draymond Green, and how the Warriors moved past it.32:54: Steve Kerr’s unique perspective as the Warriors chase a 3-peat.34:42: Prioritizing winning above all as evidenced by recruiting Durant in 2016.38:24: The discipline to keep individual frustrations to yourself.42:17: The Warriors focusing on the current season, and not worrying about Durant’s pending free agency.47:02: The transformation of the Warriors organization since Curry’s rookie season.
Rank #1: Manny Pacquiao, SCF with Paul Bissonnette + Our New SportsBiz Intern. Kevin Durant is out for Game 3 and Kawhi is the weirdest guy on planet earth (2:49 - 13:07). We introduce our brand new intern who will be covering Sports Business this summer and starts with the Sports Business Minute (13:07 - 21:19). Hot Seat/Cool Throne including all of humanity (21:19 - 31:29). Manny Pacquiao joins the show to talk about his upcoming fight, MJ vs Lebron, and to sing some Karaoke (31:29 - 45:10). Our good friend Paul Bissonnette joins us to talk about the Stanley Cup Final, what it feels like to get your teeth knocked out, and why he's going to fight PFT in Rough and Rowdy (45:10 - 74:11). Segments include bachelorette talk for guys that don't watch the bachelorette, sorry not sorry Freddie Kitchens, embrace debate who should be the new voice of Siri with a warm up for Mt Rushmore season, and Guys on Chicks.
Rank #2: NFL Draft W/ Ross Tucker And QB Whisperer Carson Palmer's Brother Jordan Palmer. We freed Meek Mill, not a big deal. NBA Playoff recap, the Celtics/Bucks are in a rock fight, Russ is cancelled, Playoff P needs to get a new nickname, Melo is washed and the T-Wolves got bukkakeed (2:27 - 19:59). Hot Seat/Cool Throne including Mike Francesca and a new surgery that gets you a new dick (19:59 - 30:56). Ross Tucker joins the show to talk about the 2018 Draft, who he likes out of the 5 first round quarterbacks, how the scouting system has flaws, and tells a story about Dan Snyder being cheap as hell (30:56 - 49:43). QB Coach Jordan Palmer joins the show to talk about his coaching of Sam Darnold/Josh Rosen, what each guy can do to improve their game and who he likes most out of the two (49:43 - 65:44). PR 101 for Kevin Durant sucking at social media per usual, Ehhhhh Case Keenum walked in on John Elway and Baker Mayfield, Sabermetrics Colin Cowherd unleashes Manalytics and Guys on Chicks.
Rank #1: The NFC Over-Unders With Bill Simmons (Ep. 69). Cousin Sal is joined by Bill Simmons for part two of the annual NFL season preview discussing Philly's Super Bowl defense, the Cowboys's impending downfall, Mike Zimmer's defense, Cam Newton's MVP chances, Jimmy G's need for a celebrity girlfriend, Russell Wilson's bounce-back and more NFC teams to keep an eye on.
Rank #2: Brad Beats With Bill Simmons (Ep. 13). Cousin Sal is joined by Bill Simmons and 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' character and reformed gambler Brad Mulcahy to discuss Brad's illustrious past, the best Emmy prop bets (33:00), and Brad's run-in with Leo DiCaprio (49:00).
Rank #1: Full Show - NFL trades, Rodgers impact, Houston issues, Cowboys . -The Eagles landed stud wide receiver Golden Tate. (:05)-Can Aaron Rodgers carry the Packer by himself? (10:19)-Should the Houston Rockets be concerned with their awful start? (20:08)-Deshaun Watson got a new wide receiver in Demaryius Thomas. (36:48)-Will the Packers make the playoffs after trading away players? (45:19)-Is Amari Cooper going to be what the Dallas Cowboys were hoping for? (55:28)-Is Toronto the best team in the East? (1:02:11)
Rank #2: KD goes down, Warriors extend Finals, Tim Howard talks Women's World Cup, Dwight Howard talks NBA Finals, Kawhi/Raptors. - How devastating is Kevin Durant's injury? (:05) - How did the Warriors overcome KD’s injury and rally to win Game 5? (12:22)- Former US goalkeeper Tim Howard discusses the 2019 Women’s World Cup. (21:19)- Why couldn’t the Raptors close out Game 5? (26:38)- Dwight Howard stops by to discuss the NBA Finals plus his career. (42:24)- Did the Warriors win this game or did the Raptors lose it? (59:29)
Rank #1: Road to Houston & best coaching hires. A room filled with heroes – Dan Hanzus, Chris Wesseling, Gregg Rosenthal & Colleen Wolfe – discuss all the news from around the NFL including the latest from the Colts front office after firing GM Ryan Grigson, and the Bengals signing kicker Randy Bullock through 2018. Then, Conor Orr joins the show from for some early Pro Bowl takeaways before the heroes break down which new coaches will be the most successful in 2017. Finally, the guys get a hold of Marc Sessler and John Gonzalez from the road as they make their way from LA to Houston for Super Bowl LI.
Rank #2: ¿Cual es tu fantasia?. A room filled with heroes – Dan Hanzus, Marc Sessler, Chris Wesseling, & Gregg Rosenthal – recap all the latest news from around the NFL including Peyton Manning hosting the ESPYs. The heroes then play another edition of "¿Cual es tu fantasia?" or "What is your Fancy?"
Rank #1: EP 437 - Gabriel Iglesias aka Fluffy (Comedian) + DTRUMP vs. PHILADELPHIA/GOATS CAN BE UNDERDOGS?/I AM RAPAPORT TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT/SICK F*CK OR BEYOND?. Michael Rapaport aka The Gringo Mandingo is is going solo up top to discuss: The live show in San Francisco, Game 2 of the NBA Finals, Serena Williams pulling out of the French Open, Michael’s Unfriendly Skies experience, DTRUMP vs. Philadelphia, Samantha Bee vs. Ivanka Trump, I AM RAPAPORT TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT, getting 15 Pounds of Wolf Piss for Feral Cats in his neighborhood and an invitation for Beth & Howard Stern to come over for dinner/take the cats, trying Cryotherapy & more. Then it is an honor & a privilege to have world renowned comedian Gabriel Iglesias aka Fluffy (33:38) on the I AM RAPAPORT: STEREO PODCAST with Michael Rapaport to discuss: Selling out Madison Square Garden & Staples Center, starting out in comedy, the business of comedy, biggest comedians, podcasts, favorite comedians to watch in person, Andrew Dice Clay vs. Sam Kinison, staying away from Sports & Religion in comedy, bombing in Cleveland, advice to young comedians, being a Mexican in today’s political climate, knowing your audience, performing at colleges, why Fluffy got into comedy, comics that he came up with, Russell Peters inspiring his international tour, countries & stadiums he’s performed at, people around the world who watch comedy around the world on YouTube, Alfred Robles, places where they’re most popular with women as single men, performing for the military, Top 5 stand up comedy performances, Kevin Hart setting the bar for how big a comedy show can be, Dane Cook & MySpace bringing comedy back in the 2000s, if the comedy bubble can burst, Bill Burr, signing an overall deal with Netflix, crafting a Comedy Special, getting in shape for his upcoming sitcom & more. Then Dean Collins aka The Young Shooter aka Judge Collins is here with Michael to determine this week’s SICK F*CK OR BEYOND? This episode is not to be missed! I AM RAPAPORT LIVE TOUR Tickets available at: www.iamrapaporttour.com THURSDAY, JULY 26TH in TORONTO, ONTARIO at DANFORTH MUSIC HALL - 8 PM SATURDAY, AUGUST 4TH in NEW YORK CITY at GRAMERCY THEATRE - 8 PM SATURDAY, AUGUST 18TH in HOUSTON, TX at WAREHOUSE LIVE BALLROOM - 8 PM WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22ND in PHILADELPHIA, PA at UNION TRANSFER - 8 PM SATURDAY, AUGUST 25TH in BOSTON, MA at THE WILBUR THEATRE - 7 PM How to Download the I AM RAPAPORT APP (for free) on: iPhone: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/i-am-rapaport-app/id1372980973?mt=8 Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.iamrapaportpodcast.android.rap All Tuesday/Friday EPs are free on all podcast platforms, I AM RAPAPORT APP & www.iamrapaport.com. Primetime Wednesday, Emergency (Anytime) & Archived EPs plus Exclusive Videos are available on Premium access of the I AM RAPAPORT APP for $2.99 a month (automatically links to app) at https://my.libsyn.com/get/iamrapaportpodcast All Butter Soft T’s & Hats can be found at www.DistrictLines.com/iamrapaport Michael’s Hardcover/Audiobook This Book Has Balls: Sports Rants From The MVP of Talking Trash (www.ThisBookHasBalls.com)
Rank #2: EP 279 - I AM RAPAPORT NORTHWEST TAKEOVER/OAKLAND RAIDERS LEAVING FOR LAS VEGAS/WONDERD*CK AWARD/GWYNETH AT GUN HILL RD./SICK F*CKS OF THE WEEK. Michael Rapaport aka The Gringo Mandingo and Gerald Moody aka The Black Ed McMahon are back bringing it Hard Body Karate. The next leg of the I AM RAPAPORT WORLD TOUR is announced (San Francisco, Seattle & Vancouver) May 9th-May 23th. The Disco 2 then discuss Fend For Yourself Air, Mark Davis' Wig Piece moving the Raiders from Oakland to Las Vegas, the NFL TD Celebration Video, Rachel Dozeal's book, people who deserve the Wonder Bread Bag & Olive Oil treatment, Gwyneth Paltrow's blog, Sick F*cks of the Week, LA Clippers Experience & making a commercial with Chuck The Condor (Brought to you by MeUndies), the Skinnyjeanification of the NBA and a whole lotta mo'! This episode is not to be missed! The Two Man Weave is Live on the TuneIn Radio App with Michael Rapaport & Kenyon Martin every Wednesday from 5-7 PM EST. Listen to it live and On Demand here: http://tun.in/piljr Get 20% OFF any MeUndies gear for the Clippers playoff run by using www.MeUndies.com/Clippers Soft Ass T's and Hoodies are available! GET 15% OFF YOUR PURCHASE with PROMO CODE: DINGO - ALL FANTSY FOOTBALL & ALL LOAFS MATTER T's ON SALE. Please visit: www.districtlines.com/iamrapaport Subscribe to the I AM RAPAPORT YouTube Channel at www.YouTube.com/iamrapaport Show love! Subscribe, Rate and Review the I AM RAPAPORT: STEREO PODCAST on iTunes. Tell a friend to tell a friend! We are a 5 star rated podcast thanks to you! We want to hear from The Rapapack! Follow us on Twitter: @MichaelRapaport @GeraldMoody1560 @iamrapaport @iamrapaportshop @iamrapaporttour @wearerapaport @Rapapack Follow us on Instagram: @MichaelRapaport @gmoneti @iamrapaportpodcast @iamrapaportshop @therapapack @thediscotwo @wearerapaport Follow Michael on Snapchat: MichaelRapaport
Rank #1: 'Good Will Hunting’ With Bill Simmons, Shea Serrano, Chris Ryan, and Sean Fennessey. The Ringer’s Bill Simmons, Shea Serrano, Chris Ryan, and Sean Fennessey go see about a girl and rewatch the 1997 classic ‘Good Will Hunting,’ starring Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, and Robin Williams. They also discuss alternate endings, sequels, and whether ‘Good Will Hunting’ is the best Boston movie of all time.
Rank #2: ‘The Godfather’ With Bill Simmons, Sean Fennessey, and Chris Ryan. The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Sean Fennessey and Chris Ryan to make you an offer you can’t refuse as they honor one of the greatest films in American cinema history, ‘The Godfather,’ starring Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, and Robert Duvall.