A Tale Most Foul

A Tale Most Foul

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A podcast that examines the murders, misconduct, and mysteries that pervade our society.


Halloween Special 2018
Oct 31, 2018 • 62 min
Happy Halloween! This year we’re bringing something terrifying to your ears… the Most Foul Drinking Game!
Disappearance of Kris Kremers and Lisanne Froon
Oct 24, 2018 • 26 min
In the lead up to Halloween, we’re talking about one of the greatest mysteries of the past few years. Two women go missing in the wilderness of Panama, and what clues they leave behind are baffling. Were they the victims of a serial killer or was it…
DeLisle Car Crash
Oct 8, 2018 • 20 min
This week we’re talking about a weird one—Lawrence DeLisle was behind the wheel when his car plunged into the Detroit river, killing his four children. Was it an accident, as he claimed? Or premeditated murder?Content warning for child death…
Disappearance of Brandon Swanson
Oct 1, 2018 • 24 min
To kick off this October, we’re diving into one of the most inexplicable cases we’ve ever heard. Brandon Swanson was a college kid from Minnesota who vanished seemingly without a trace—who or what was behind his disappearance?
Death of Meredith Kercher
Jun 30, 2018 • 41 min
We’re back! Sorry for the break, our lame personal lives got in the way. This episode we talk about the murder of Meredith Kercher and the subsequent trials of Amanda Knox. Is Knox really guilty? And if she’s not, then who killed Meredith Kercher?
MV Joyita
Jun 3, 2018 • 37 min
I know last week Sadie promised an alien episode, but then they forgot! So have this spooky boat episode instead! We talk about mutiny, murder, and sea monsters. What happened to the MV Joyita?
Boston Strangler
May 20, 2018 • 34 min
This week we’re talkin’ murder. More specifically, 13 murders that happened in the Boston area in the early ’60s. This case has been “solved”—but has it really? Could there have been more than one killer? And why did it take decades to put someone behind…
Golden State Killer
May 5, 2018 • 48 min
This week we’re talking about a SOLVED case—the case of the Golden State Killer. We discuss his attacks, the investigation, and why it took decades to solve the case. CONTENT WARNING: rape and sexual assault.
Voynich Manuscript
Apr 16, 2018 • 59 min
This week we tackle… a book? Yep, just one in an unknown language that no one has been able to decipher in hundreds of years. It’s casual. Links: http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/collections/highlights/voynich-manuscript
Haunting of the Queen Mary
Apr 8, 2018 • 41 min
This week we explore one of the most haunted places of all time: the Queen Mary. How many people actually died on this ship? Are the stories real? Or is it all just good marketing?
Lady of the Dunes
Apr 2, 2018 • 36 min
SADIE’S AUDIO SUCKS IN THIS EPISODE! Sorry! Content warning for sexual assault, necrophilia, cannibalism, and general violence/body gore. This week we’re talking about the lady of the dunes! First of all, who was she? Why was she found in the dunes? And…
Disappearance of DB Cooper
Mar 16, 2018 • 89 min
We’re back! This week we tackle an infamous John Doe case. Who was DB Cooper? Is he alive or dead? And where did he get those cool sunglasses?
Coast to Coast AM Area 51 Interruption
Mar 6, 2018 • 38 min
This week we get spooky with Art Bell and his infamous Area 51 caller. Who was this guy? What knocked the show off the air? And what on earth happened 17 years later? Links: The original call The second call The third call
Sodder Children
Feb 19, 2018 • 63 min
A mysterious fire, missing children, shady figures… and yet this case is NOT a Lemony Snicket novel. This week we dive into a very spooky case, asking: what happened to the Sodder children?
Murder of JonBenét Ramsey
Feb 11, 2018 • 42 min
That’s right, we’re talking about easily one of the US’s most infamous unsolved crimes. You may come into this episode with your mind made up, but once it’s through, you may not be so sure. Who killed JonBenét Ramsey? CONTENT WARNING: violence & sexual…
Zodiac Killer
Feb 4, 2018 • 89 min
Get all your Ted Cruz Jokes out NOW, because this week we take a super-serious look at the infamous Zodiac Killer. Who was he? Why did he write all those letters? And COULD HE BE A TIME-TRAVELLING TED-CRUZ???
Death of Lyle Stevik
Jan 29, 2018 • 37 min
This week we dive into the death of a John Doe who called himself Lyle Stevik. Why did he die? Could it have been a murder? And WHO WAS Lyle Stevik? CONTENT WARNING: Graphic discussions of suicide and eating disorders. Links: Mel Magazine article
Chicago Tylenol Murders
Jan 29, 2018 • 35 min
It’s 1982, and people are dropping like flies in Chicago from… taking Tylenol? No one knows who the poisoner was, where they were from, or why they did this. Who was behind the Chicago Tylenol murders?
Lead Masks Case
Jan 29, 2018 • 24 min
This case has so many questions we don’t even know where to begin— the wet towels? The lead masks? What were these dudes up to?! CONTENT WARNING: Mentions of suicide.
Max Headroom Broadcast
Jan 29, 2018 • 21 min
Buckle up y’all, this one’s weird. We talk about a broadcast interruption that happened in Chicago in the ’80s. Who was behind the Max Headroom broadcast?
Jack the Ripper
Jan 29, 2018 • 48 min
This week we tackle probably the most famous killer of all time. We talk about his victims, who he could have been, and how much we hate using the word “rip” as a verb in relation to the human body! Who was the infamous Jack the Ripper? CONTENT WARNING:…
Isdal Woman
Jan 29, 2018 • 30 min
A charred body is found in Norway, with no identifying marks and some suspicious baggage. Who was the Isdal Woman? CONTENT WARNING: Mentions of suicide.
Deaths of Tupac & Biggie (Part 2)
Jan 29, 2018 • 36 min
This week we continue the story of Tupac and Biggie, focusing on Biggie’s death. Was it gang related? The FBI? Or is he ALSO chillin’ in Cuba with a piña colada?
Deaths Of Tupac & Biggie (Part 1)
Jan 29, 2018 • 31 min
This week begins a 2 part story about the possibly connected deaths of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls. And, of course, we ask the question on everyone’s mind: Is Tupac chillin’ in Cuba with a piña colada?
Dyatlov Pass Incident
Nov 24, 2017 • 39 min
This week we dive into the story of nine hikers who died deep in the Ural mountains. Why were they undressed in the snow? Why was one person’s tongue missing? And how is the Yeti involved?! Research: dyatlov-pass.com
Black Dahlia Murder
Nov 18, 2017 • 51 min
Elizabeth Short was an aspiring actress murdered in January of 1947. So what about her death still has people talking more than fifty years later?
Death of Elisa Lam
Nov 10, 2017 • 44 min
The infamous video footage of Elisa Lam has been watched millions of times, but her death is still unsolved. What happened to Elisa Lam?
Disappearance of Pauline Picard
Nov 4, 2017 • 25 min
2-year-old Pauline Picard disappeared from her family’s farm in 1922. A week later, she was returned. Or was she? CONTENT WARNING: Discussions of physical and sexual harm to a child.
Halloween Special 2017
Oct 31, 2017 • 41 min
Spooooky! In our 2017 Halloween special, we talk about two notorious and possibly related Jane Doe cases. Who was Orange Socks? And how was she related to the Walker County Jane Doe? CONTENT WARNING: Discussions of physical and sexual violence against…
Somerton Man
Oct 27, 2017 • 35 min
In our third episode, we talk about one of Australia’s most famous unsolved mysteries filled with so many twists and turns that it’s our longest episode yet! Who was the man on Somerton Beach?