Studying Scarlet

Studying Scarlet

Nathan Schell
Oct 23, 2020 47 min

Fiction Friday: Ep 19 – And Now a Fictional Murder Hotel

Join Jess and Ashley as they discuss the main antagonist of American Horror Story: Hotel, James Patrick March. Listen to them talk about the man, the Hotel Cortez, the acting ability of Evan Peters and Lady Gaga. If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet
Oct 20, 2020 1 hr 3 min

True Crime: Ep 22 – American Ripper

Ashley and Jess discuss the docuseries American Ripper and explore the theory that H. H. Holmes and Jack the Ripper are one and the same. Ashley offers up some of the main claims she identified from watching the series before she and Jess compare these points with what they know about the cases. If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet
Oct 13, 2020 1 hr 10 min

True Crime: Ep 21 – Laundry Chute But for Bodies

Jess and Ashley discuss The World’s Fair Serial Killer, H.H. Holmes. Join us as we discuss the man, his famous Murder Castle, his eventual capture, and his execution. Even his final resting place is idiosyncratic. If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet
Oct 09, 2020 1 hr 9 min

Fiction Friday: Ep 18 – Rich People, Weird Sex, and Hypothetical Painting Theft

Ashley and Jess discuss the 1999 movie The Thomas Crown Affair, covering comparisons with the original 1968 version and delving in to do some analysis. They also discuss how it compares with Anthony Curcio’s heist since both ABC News and GQ Magazine explicitly mentioned the film in their coverage of the case. If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet
Oct 05, 2020 1 hr 27 min

Halloween Special – Sack of Evil

Join Jess and Ashley as they discuss the classic horror movie, Halloween (1978). They discuss Michael Myers, Laurie Strode, a great website for animal death warnings and Paul Rudd (of course). If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet
Sep 29, 2020 48 min

True Crime: Ep 20 – Why You Shouldn’t Long Jump a Coffee Table or Rob a Bank

Ashley tells Jess the wild but true story of the 2008 Bank of American heist in Monroe, Washington that earned Anthony Curcio the nickname D.B. Tuber. He got away with the cash, only to be brought down by a tip from a very unlikely source. If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet
Sep 25, 2020 1 hr 0 min

Fiction Friday: Ep 17 – Temperance Brennan and the Fridge Bomber

Jess and Ashley discuss the Bones episode “Two Bodies in the Lab.” We learn interesting stuff about cement shoes, keys, and Ashley’s taste in men. Join us! If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet
Sep 15, 2020 1 hr 12 min

True Crime: Ep 19 – Post-Katrina Burnt Car Cover-Up

Ashley takes Jess through the deeply troubling case of Henry Glover, a black man who disappeared days after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New Orleans in 2005. His remains would eventually turn up in the backseat of a burned car sitting on the levee along the Mississippi River. Even after DNA testing identified the remains as those of Henry Glover, the “case” continued to go uninvestigated by the New Orleans Police Department, but then some investigative journalists starting digging on their own… If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet
Sep 14, 2020 0 min

Contest Announcment

To celebrate reaching 2,000 followers on Twitter, we are excited to announce a giveaway that runs from our next True Crime episode release (Sept 15th) through October 31st! Each episode released during that time is a new chance to enter. Look on our social media to find the trivia question for the episode, listen, and then DM or email us your answer. On Twitter, the question can be found in the pinned tweet thread on our profile. Each correct answer will count as an entry. Our winners will be announced at the beginning of November.
Sep 11, 2020 1 hr 40 min

Fiction Friday: Ep 16 – Knives Out, Beaks Bloody

Ashley and Jess discuss the 2019 movie Knives Out offering up a partial summary of the plot before diving into an analysis of recurring themes and the role music plays in telling the story. They also briefly touch on some fun references made in the film to stories that influenced Rian Johnson’s presentation of this whodunit mystery. If you have story requests reach out to us at [email protected] ----------- Our Links: Facebook link - StudyingScarletPodcast Twitter - StudyScarletPod Instagram - StudyingScarletPodcast Teepublic - StudyingScarlet