Episode 134 - Dr. Moron

Meet the man who invented the word moron. Hitler absolutely loved him, and he influenced American science for decades. Thank you, Dr. Moron.

Sources:

The Kallikak Family: A Study in the Heredity of Feeble-Mindedness (1912) by Henry Goddard

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3987907/

Who Was Deborah Kallikak? Article by J. David Smith

Podcast – Science VS. by Gimlet Media

Episode 133 - Affluenza: First World Problem

Episode 131 - Murder in Jefferson Davis Parish

From 2005 to 2009, eight women were murdered in Jennings, Louisiana. It might have been a serial killer. It might have been something far worse. These murders are the subject of the new Showtime series, Murder in the Bayou.

Sources:

Dark Truth Behind 8 Sex Workers Murdered in the Bayou, Rolling Stone article by Cady Drell - https://www.rollingstone.com/culture/culture-features/dark-truth-behind-8-sex-workers-murdered-in-the-bayou-113264/

Who Killed the Jeff Davis 8, Medium article by Ethan Brown - https://medium.com/matter/who-killed-the-jeff-davis-8-d1b813e13581

Murder in Jeff Davis Parish - https://jdpkiller.wordpress.com/

Episode 130 - Uncle Clarence

A six year old girl and her grandmother were attacked in their home. She fled to her neighbor’s house after the killer left. She shouldn’t have.

Sources:

Maurice Possley, National Registry of Exonerations - https://www.law.umich.edu/special/exoneration/Pages/casedetail.aspx?caseid=3202

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarence_Elkins

https://www.innocenceproject.org/cases/clarence-elkins/

https://thisiscriminal.com/episode-54-melinda-and-clarence-11-4-2016/

NBC news - Killer Instinct on Dateline