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Ep. 73 - Highway to Hell: Aileen Wuornos

Season 4, Ep. 18

In this episode we delve into the harrowing and controversial case of Aileen Wuornos, one of America's most infamous female serial killers. Known for her tumultuous life and violent crimes, Wuornos's story is a complex tapestry of trauma, survival, and vengeance that challenges our understanding of justice and human nature. Aileen Wuornos's life was marked by abuse and instability. By examining her troubled upbringing, early criminal activities, and the series of murders that led to her arrest, we want to uncover the factors that transformed her into a notorious killer. We also examine the media's role in shaping public perception and the controversial legal proceedings that followed her arrest.


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