The Mashup

Crime + Culture

The lurid attraction to true crime stories is nothing new. From Hamlet to In Cold Blood to The Bling Ring, people have always been fascinated by the dark, shadowy aspects of human nature. In this podcast, we explore the crooks and crevices of the human psyche and the culture it creates.  

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Episode 39: Billy the Kid, Part 2

This week, Andrew + Kirsten jump into the incredible world of Billy the Kid's shockingly enormous pop culture footprint. Be a doll. Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and then rate and review us at Apple Podcasts. It makes a huge difference...

Episode 38: Billy the Kid, Part 1

This week, Andrew + Kirsten separate fact from fiction in the first of two episodes on the infamous outlaw known as Billy the Kid. Be a doll. Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and then rate and review us at Apple Podcasts. It makes a huge...

Episode 37: The Staircase, Part 2

This week, Kirsten + Andrew move into alternate theories and the fascinating cultural ripples with part 2 of our look into what happened to Kathleen Peterson on the staircase. Be a doll. Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and then rate and...

Episode 36: The Staircase, Part 1

ek, Kirsten + Andrew tackle part 1 of a twenty-year-old mystery that confounds experts and amateurs to this day. What happened to Kathleen Peterson on the staircase? Be a doll. Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and then rate and review us at...

Episode 34: Jack the Ripper, Part 2

This week Andrew + Kirsten wrap up their two-part take on Jack the Ripper with a look at the virtually endless impact the case has had on pop culture. Be a doll. Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts and then rate and review us at Apple Podcasts...

Episode 33: Jack the Ripper, Part 1

This week, Kirsten + Andrew take on the Mount Everest of cases—Jack the Ripper. Part 1 explores the crimes and some of the theories about the identity of the world's most infamous serial killer. Be a doll. Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts...

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Reco: Kirsten’s listening to …

Because I have two little gobblers[1] at home and I haven’t had a steady diet of anything but organic cereal bars for the last eightish years, when I go searching for new things to listen...

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