Kids For Cash

On this episode of Misfortune: A Financial Crimes Podcast, Adam and Danger discuss the Kids For Cash scandal. Between 2003 and 2008, two Pennsylvania judges allegedly accepted more than $2.6 million from the developer and co-owner of two for-profit juvenile detention centers in return for sentencing thousands of children to those centers. Many of the […]

Welcome To New California – Unpopular Opinion Ep. #235

Oh damn, it’s time for a new episode of Unpopular Opinion, the world’s most trusted podcast! This week we’ve got your boy in the booth! And by that I mean Michael Swaim (from the Small Beans Network and absolutely nothing else that comes to mind) joins us to talk about the New California movement. You can […]

Pyewacket, Requiem, Jack White and More: Least Anticipated Pod Ep. #79

There’s a new episode of The Least Anticipated Podcast of the Week with Adam Tod Brown and Chet Wild up now! You can check it out on iTunes, Soundcloud, Google, Stitcher, and wherever else fine podcasts are downloaded, you lucky stiffs! If you’re looking for links to all the things we talk about on this week’s episode, […]

Data Mining Will Destroy Us | Unpopular Opinion | unpops.com

Data Mining Will Destroy Us

  Here comes the news we’ve all known we’d hear one day: horrifying things are being done with your data. This week, Adam and Brett talk to comedian Kevin Anderson and chill art dude Randall Maynard about all the terrifying ways your data is being used against you.   Horrifying Thing #1: Police Threat Scores This […]

MKUltra

  MKUltra was a series of CIA experiments, mostly illegal, carried out on human subjects between the 1950s and 1970s. It formally began on the orders of CIA director Allen Dulles on April 13, 1953 and was headed by Sidney Gottlieb. The intent of the experiments was either to develop mind control techniques, better torture and […]