Pretend - a true crime documentary podcast

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Pretend Radio is a documentary-style podcast about real people pretending to be someone else. I interview con artists, snake oil salesmen, undercover FBI agents—pretty much anyone living a lie.

48:26 | Sep 25th

This is not your typical internet stalker story. Susan Fensten's tale is one of torture, rape, bondage, cannibalism, and murder. It’s just plain cruel.  It all started when Susan began looking for distant family members on a genealogy site. While try...Show More

49:00 | Oct 23rd

Disclaimer: We will be talking about sexual abuse and other disturbing topics. Listener discretion is advised. Strip-search hoaxA prank caller pretending to be a police officer instructed fast-food managers to strip-search female employees forcing th...Show More
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48:46 | Oct 9th

The most bizarre cyberstalking story you’ll ever hearSusan Fensten is a victim of cyberstalking. Distant family members and ex-cons bombarded her with harassing emails. She felt cornered and there was nothing she could do about it. Rapists and Stalke...Show More

09:58 | Oct 1st

For most of his life, Jeffrey Epstein was a mystery-- who he was, how he made his money, and how he got away with horrific crimes for so many years. The Mysterious Mr. Epstein explores how Epstein was able to use his wealth to buy status and credibil...Show More

49:42 | Sep 11th

Alan Canty spent most of his lunch breaks rendezvousing with an 18-year-old sex worker named Dawn Spens in the seedy streets of downtown Detroit. His wife Jan Canty had no idea he was living a double-life.A real-life Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde sagaAlan ...Show More
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