A podcast of fascinating facts! What do extraterrestrial radio signals and a mushroom from Texas have in common? What is a “number station“ and why is it so spine-tinglingly creepy? Join comedians Shane Rogers and Duncan MacEwan for an entertaining and hilarious deep-dive into obscure facts from science, history and pop culture. A new topic each week!

February 18, 2021

Murdersville U.S.A: Ed Kemper

TW: This episode is not for the faint of heart. Seriously, like, for reals. If you don't have a VERY dark sense of humor, feel free to skip this one. No judgment. 


MFFI true-crime crossover, part 2! Edmund Kemper III was a stone-cold psychopath, and the primary inspiration for the movie-villain Hannibal Lecter. An incestuous, sadistic, necrophiliac cannibal who murdered his grandparents and his own mother, Kemper is easily one of the most depraved killers of all time...and he lived 5 minutes from the MFFI studio. This one hits close to home, literally. 

In this episode:

  • Baby giant
  • Carnell Kemper
  • Senicide
  • Overkill
  • Institutionalized
  •  Attending Cabrillo College, life with Carnell
  • The Jury Room
  • Law Enforcement Aspirations
  • Teeth Cleaning
  • Engagement
  • Little Zapples
  • The Spree Begins (Berkeley CA)
  • Mary Ann Pesce and Anita Mary Luchessa
  • Irrumatio 
  • Aiko Koo
  • Rosalind Heather Thorpe and Alice Helen Liu
  • Matricide
  • Decapitation Dartboard
  • Apprehended
  • Incarceration


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