Episode 12: Scams, Scams, and more scams: Fyre and Theranos.

2:20: The Jussie Smollett case has completely fallen apart. Turns out...it was all a hoax. WHAT?!

https://www.apnews.com/fd605bc2feb24817a775221a715a9385

6:59: Yes, Smollett could face 1-3 years in prison.

https://variety.com/2019/biz/news/jussie-smollett-felony-false-report-1203142874/

10:15: Christina mentions the infamous murder at the LuluLemon in Bethesda, Maryland. CRAZY story. Read about it during daylight hours: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/crime/brittany-norwood-receives-life-sentence-in-bethesda-yoga-store-murder/2012/01/27/gIQAeEx8VQ_story.html?utm_term=.0a07b549a40b

13:02: MOVING ON TO THE FYRE FESTIVAL SCAM.

A history: https://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/music-festivals/7777047/fyre-festival-timeline-fiasco

17:45: If you’re interested in the Theranos story, check out The Dropout podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-dropout/id1449500734?mt=2

22:00: Sarah talks about her experience being in the Bahamas WHILE Fyre Festival was going down.

44:02: The point at which Sarah attempts to talk like Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes.

Until next time!

Christina Powell