It’s a lighthearted nightmare in here, weirdos! Morbid is a true crime, creepy history and all things spooky podcast hosted by an autopsy technician and a hairstylist. Join us for a heavy dose of research with a dash of comedy thrown in for flavor.
Episode 242: John Edward Robinson
1:24:14John Edward Robinson is one of the wildest schemers you’ll probably hear about. He spent most of his early life creating fake businesses and scheming investors and co-workers out of thousands of dollars. Somehow he avoided long prison terms and was able to fly under the radar of his parole officers in a big way. Things started to escalate even more though when John started “helping” young mothers out. You’re going to want to hear the end of this one guys, and we’ll see you soon for part 2!As always, thank you to our sponsors:Caliper: You can try Caliper CBD risk-free for 30 days. If you don’t love it they’ll give you a full refund at TRYCALIPER.com/MORBIDUpstart: Find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today when you go to UPSTART.com/MORBIDBestFiends: Download the 5 star-rated puzzle game, Best Fiends FREE today on the App Store or Google Play. Curology: Go to Curology.com/morbid for a free 30-day trial, just pay for shipping and handling!
Episode 241: Stephen Griffiths AKA The Crossbow Cannibal
1:11:30Stephen Griffiths dubbed himself the Crossbow Killer after murdering and dismembering three women. Susan Rushworth, Shelley Armitage and Suzanne Blamires were all connected by the work they did. They were so much more than what they did for a living though, they were mothers, sisters, daughters and friends. Stephen Griffith’s took all three of their lives away in a horrific, coldblooded manner because he simply wanted to be a serial killer. As always thank you to our sponsors:HelloFresh: Get twelve free meals—including free shipping!—when you use code morbid12 at HelloFresh.com/morbid12Norton Lifelock: Join now and save 25% or more off your first year at Norton.com/MORBIDBetterHelp: This podcast is sponsored by BetterHelp and Morbid: A True Crime Podcast listeners get 10% off their first month at betterhelp.com/MorbidPurple: Right now, you’ll get 10% off any order of $200 or more! Go toPurple.com/morbid10 and use promo code morbid10
Listener Tales 29
1:20:54Listener Tales # 29 has arrived!!! You guys really delivered for this one. We’ve got a story that is somehow related to the early 2000’s song “Pop Lock and Drop it,” (can you tell Ash picked these?) another that tells of a horrific Halloween party murder and to finish it all off our listener Bryan tells us a few instances of spooky in his life. You guys rock out loud 🤘As always, thank you to our sponsors:Brooklinen: Go to Brooklinen.com and use promo code MORBID to get $20 off, with a minimum purchase of $100FirstLeaf: Join today and you’ll get 6 bottles of wine for $29.95 and free shipping! Just go to TRYFirstleaf.com/morbidThriveMarket:Join today to get $20 off your first order AND a FREE gift! Go to ThriveMarket.com/MORBID Stamps: Just go to Stamps.com, click on the Microphone at the TOP of the homepage and type in MORBID, you’ll get a special offer that includes a 4-week trial PLUS free postage and a digital scale.
Episode 240: The Lady of the Dunes
1:10:21We’re bringing you to one of our favorite vacation spots: Provincetown Mass. Only we aren’t sunbathing and playing volleyball on the beach, we’re here to solve a cold case, y’all. The Lady of the Dunes, as she’s known, was discovered on July 26, 1974, in the tall grass at the Race Point Dunes. Throughout the past 47 years investigators have worked tirelessly following up on leads and exhuming her body every time some kind of new technology comes up. To this day they still don’t know who killed the woman, or more importantly, who the woman even is!As always, thank you to our sponsors:HelloFresh: Get twelve free meals—including free shipping!—with code morbid12 atHelloFresh.com/morbid12BetterHelp: This podcast is sponsored by BetterHelp and Morbid: A True Crime Podcast listeners get 10% off their first month at betterhelp.com/MorbidCareOf: For 50% off your first Care/of order, go to TakeCareOf.com and enter code morbid50Simplisafe: Visit SIMPLISAFE.com/morbid today to customize your system and get a free security camera. You also get a 60 day risk free trial, so there’s nothing to lose!!Gabi: Put your policy to the test like I did. Get better insurance with Gabi. Go to Gabi.com/MORBID
Episode 239: The Long Island Lolita Case with Special Guest Bailey Sarian
1:31:07SURPRISE! Our very special guest this week is the magical Bailey Sarian of "Murder, Mystery and Makeup" on YouTube and now her brand new podcast, “Dark History.” We were stoked to have Bailey on to talk about Amy Fisher and Joey Buttafuoco of the infamous “Long Island Lolita” case. Amy was just 17 years old when she shot Joey's wife Mary Jo in the face for "love". Join us while we dive into this scandalous and tragic tale.As always, thank you to our sponsors!Chili Technology: Head over to chilisleep.com/morbid for ChiliSleep’s best deal, available to Morbid listeners for a limited time!Norton Lifelock: Save twenty five percent or more off your first year at Norton.com/MORBIDCaviar: And just for our listeners, Caviar is offering $10 off an order of $20 or more. All you have to do is put in the offer code MORBID2021 at checkout.
Episode 238: The Phillip Island Murder
1:03:15The night of September 22, 1986 was an absolute nightmare on Phillip Island. On an island known for its nightly penguin parades, no one expected to find a young woman brutally murdered on her bedroom floor. Elizabeth “Beth” Barnard was only 23 years old when she was discovered stabbed to death and left with the letter “A” carved into her abdomen. She’d been having an affair with a married man, Fergus Cameron. Did his wife Vivienne do this to Beth, or was it a stalker from her past?The Phillip Island Murder by Vikki Petraitis & Paul DaleyAs always thank you to our sponsors, HelloFresh: Right now, you can get twelve free meals—including free shipping!--when you go to HelloFresh.com/morbid12 and use code morbid12.Babbel: Right now, when you purchase a 3-month Babbel subscription, you’ll get an additional 3 months for FREE!! Just go to BABBEL.com and use promo code MORBIDBetterhelp: This podcast is sponsored by BetterHelp and [Morbid: A True Crime Podcast]listeners get 10% off their first month at betterhelp.com/[Morbid]Athena Club: Show your skin you care with the Athena Club Razor Kit! Sign up today and you’ll get 20% off your first order! Just go to Athena Club dot com and use promo code mtcCredit Karma: Go to CreditKarma.com/podcast to learn more and find offers tailored just for you.
Episode 237: The Curse of Manchac Swamp
1:02:15For our second installment of creepy ass bodies of water, Alaina tells us the story of Manchac swamp in Louisiana and a voodoo healer called Aunt Julia who predicted her own death AND informed the town that she’d be taking them all with her. Boy did she follow through on this promise. We also share 2 listener stories regarding not only this area in Louisiana but also Lake Lanier!As always, thank you to our sponsors: Daily Harvest: Go to DAILYHARVEST.com and enter promo code morbid to get twenty-five dollars off your first box!Pretty Litter: Do what I did and make the switch TODAY by visiting PrettyLitter.com and use promo code morbid for 20% off your first orderChili Technology: Head over to chilisleep.com/morbid for ChiliSleep’s best deal, available to Morbid listeners for a limited time!Rothy’s: Upgrade your closet with washable, sustainable, stylish shoes and bags from Rothy’s.Head to Rothys.com/MORBID to find your new favorites today.
Episode 236: Lake Lanier
1:20:56Lake Lanier.. Honestly I feel like that’s all I need to say. This place has so much creepy surrounding it!! There are giant catfish that have been compared to volkswagen, phantom hands pulling you under the water and not to mention the entire submerged counties that lie beneath. There are also multiple deaths and murders that have occured in or around the lake. So much to unpack here, just in time for your memorial day weekend!!Anyone with information on the Hannah Truelove case is asked to please call the hall county sheriff at 770-531-6885 or crime stoppers at 1800 222 TIPSColeman Family GoFundMeAs always, thank you to our sponsors:HelloFresh: Go to HelloFresh.com/morbid12 and use code morbid12 for twelve free meals, including free shipping!Upstart: Find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today when you go to UPSTART.com/MORBIDEmbr: You can save $50 on either Embr product by visiting embwave.com/MorbidBetterHelp: This podcast is sponsored by BetterHelp and Morbid: A True Crime Podcast listeners get 10% off their first month at betterhelp.com/MorbidThirdLove: Go to THIRDLOVE.com/MORBID now to find your perfect-fitting bra… and get 20% off your first purchase!
Episode 235: The Unbelievable Tale of Michael Malloy AKA Mike The Durable
1:21:29You guys. You’re in for a real treat if you’ve never heard the tale of Michael Malloy. To call him durable is to vastly undersell this story. This dude not only survived about 67 attempts on his life, but did it while- let’s just say more than heavily intoxicated! He is a true iron man. Check out: On The House by Simon Read And as always, thank you to our sponsors!HelloFresh: Go to HelloFresh.com/morbid12 and use code morbid12 for 12 free meals, including free shipping!NortonLifeLock: Save 25% or more off your first year at Norton.com/MORBIDProse: Take your FREE in-depth hair quiz and get 15% off your first order today! Go to Prose.com/morbidCurology: Go to Curology.com/morbid for a free 30-day trial, just pay for shipping and handling!BetterHelp: This podcast is sponsored by BetterHelp and Morbid: A True Crime Podcast listeners get 10% off their first month at betterhelp.com/Morbid
Episode 234: The Smiley Face Deaths/Murder Mystery
1:16:39Since 1997 young men have been disappearing for periods of time and then turning up in bodies of water. Upon first glance it’s easy to brush these off as accidents, young men drinking too much and slipping or falling to their deaths: sad but not unheard of. It was in 2008 that Kevin Gannon, Anthony Duarte, Mike Donovan and Dr. Lee Gilbertson presented a theory to the world: What if these cases aren’t accidents at all? What if there is some kind of gang spread across the nation, picking these guys off 1 by 1. Insert the name of the case, The Smiley Face Killers. Article: Article is offering out listeners fifty dollars off your first purchase of 100 dollars or more. Go to Article.com/morbid and the discount will be automatically applied at checkoutHuntAKiller: Right now, you can go to HuntAKiller.com/MORBID and use MORBID, for 20%off your first box. Again, make sure to use CODE MORBID for a 20% discount!ModernFertility: Right now, Modern Fertility is offering our listeners $20 off the test when you go to ModernFertility.com/morbid.BestFiends: Download the 5 star-rated puzzle game, Best Fiends FREE today on the App Store or Google Play. That’s FRIENDS without the R – Best Fiends!