Continuing the Conversation: Twin Sister Found Dead

A young woman missing in Michigan and was later found dead.

Dead Man’s Hand

Wild Bill Hickock was killed while playing a game of five-card stud  poker. In his hand, Bill had a pair of black aces and black eights and a queen of hearts. After his death, that card combination became referred to in poker as Dead Man’s Hand. According to Bill’s son, the queen card had aContinue reading “Dead Man’s Hand”

Show Notes: Steven Wayne Benson Commits Parricide, Murder of Martha Agnew

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Quirky Side Job

A couple hundred years ago around the English/Welsh border, you could hire a sin-eater for a recently deceased relative.  Someone, usually a poor person, would be hired to eat bread and drink beer over the corpse. It is to symbolize the sin-eater removing sin from the dead and taking it into themselves.  This allowed theContinue reading “Quirky Side Job”

Continuing the Conversation: Forensic Files Michigan Case Solved

Jeanette Kirby was murdered in a Michigan park in 1986. She was found naked, her clothes had been methodically cut from her body. Her hands had been secured behind her back by Flex-Cufs brand zip ties, the same brand used by police. The case went cold until 1990 when David Draheim tried to abduct aContinue reading “Continuing the Conversation: Forensic Files Michigan Case Solved”

Show Notes: Forensic File Story of Jeanette Kirby Plus Murder By Fire

This show, “Michigan and other Mayhem”, is a sort of factual, slightly comical, always earnest podcast about interesting stuff in Michigan and around the world. It is done by two sisters-in-law (Ali and Jenn) that like to talk about random interesting stories.  Expect cults, mysteries, murder, fast talking, and a couple of mental palate cleansers…Continue reading “Show Notes: Forensic File Story of Jeanette Kirby Plus Murder By Fire”