Missing RichardSimmons Finale Review, Tickled Shocker, And A Breakdown Breakdown?

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Missing Richard Simmons Finale Review, Tickled Shocker, And A Breakdown Breakdown?
  • Language: eng
  • Published: 24 Mar 2017
  • Duration: 01:14:27

After recommending people watch the documentary "Tickled," the response from our listeners was an overwhelming, "What the F did I just watch"? Then a shocker: David D'amato, a key figure in the investigation, "died suddenly" this week according to the New York Times. 

"Breakdown" from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution returned with a brand new, er, sound. Season three is hosted by investigative reporter Johnny Edwards and focuses on a doctor who continued to practice medicine despite a series of sexual abuse investigations. Can the podcast thrive without the home-spun voice of legal analyst Bill Rankin?

With the conclusion of the runaway "Missing RichardSimmons" podcast, the crime writers look back on the six-part series. What did we ultimately learn about Simmons, host Dan Taberski, and about the feelings we project on celebrities? We'll give our review.

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