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Wicked Words is a unique blend of narrative, nonfiction, true crime storytelling with in-depth interviewing. Host of Tenfold More Wicked, Kate Winkler Dawson, interviews journalists and writers about their best true crime cases. These are the stories behind the stories.

Tenfold More Wicked Presents: Wicked Words Exactly Right

    • True Crime
    • 4.9 • 175 Ratings

Wicked Words is a unique blend of narrative, nonfiction, true crime storytelling with in-depth interviewing. Host of Tenfold More Wicked, Kate Winkler Dawson, interviews journalists and writers about their best true crime cases. These are the stories behind the stories.

    Nate Eaton: The Vallows and the Daybells

    Nate Eaton: The Vallows and the Daybells

    Idaho journalist Nate Eaton moved to Idaho from Virginia to relax with his family. Little did he know that he would be drawn into one of the biggest true crime cases in decades: the investigation into Lori Vallow Daybell and her husband. Nate has the inside details on the trial and the plight of both families.    

    This live episode was recorded at CrimeCon in Las Vegas in April 2022. 

    Written, researched, and hosted by Kate Winkler Dawson/producer Alexis Amorosi/mixer Ryo Baum/sound designer Andrew Eapen/composer Curtis Heath/web designer Ilsa Brink  

    Buy my books: katewinklerdawson.com   

    If you have suggestions for historical crimes that could use some attention, email me: info@tenfoldmorewicked.com    

    Follow me on social: @tenfoldmore (Twitter) / @tenfoldmorewicked (Facebook and Instagram)  

    2022 All Rights Reserved  

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    • 39 min
    Wondery Presents: Fed Up

    Wondery Presents: Fed Up

    When Emily Gellis hears rumors of people suffering horrible side effects from a trendy diet she springs into action. Armed with over a hundred thousand Instagram followers, Emily launches a social media crusade to expose F-Factor and its founder, Tanya Zuckerbrot. It’s the start of a feud that will attract trolls, lawyers, and, eventually, national media all because of fiber. From Wondery, this is a story about wealth, wellness, and influence hosted by Casey Wilson.

    Listen to Fed Up: wondery.fm/WW_FEDUP

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    • 4 min
    Sarah Weinman: Quite a Scoundrel

    Sarah Weinman: Quite a Scoundrel

    We’ve met author Sarah Weinman before when she unraveled the real story of the novel Lolita. Now Weinman tells us about killer Edgar Smith, who manipulated powerful men and women to help him get out of prison...and then he killed again.  

    Written, researched, and hosted by Kate Winkler Dawson/producer Alexis Amorosi/mixer Ryo Baum/sound designer Andrew Eapen/composer Curtis Heath/web designer Ilsa Brink

    Buy my books: katewinklerdawson.com    

    If you have suggestions for historical crimes that could use some attention, email me: info@tenfoldmorewicked.com  

    Follow me on social: @tenfoldmore (Twitter) / @tenfoldmorewicked (Facebook and Instagram)   

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    • 45 min
    Paula Yoo: From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry

    Paula Yoo: From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry

    Award-winning author Paula Yoo investigates the murder of Vincent Chin in Detroit in the 1980s and the outrage that was sparked over an unjust verdict.  

    Written, researched, and hosted by Kate Winkler Dawson/producer Alexis Amorosi/mixer Ryo Baum/sound designer Andrew Eapen/composer Curtis Heath/web designer Ilsa Brink  

    Buy my books: katewinklerdawson.com    

    If you have suggestions for historical crimes that could use some attention, email me: info@tenfoldmorewicked.com    

    Follow me on social: @tenfoldmore (Twitter) / @tenfoldmorewicked (Facebook and Instagram)    

    2022 All Rights Reserved

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    • 40 min
    Deborah Blum: Poison as an Accomplice

    Deborah Blum: Poison as an Accomplice

    Poisons are excellent accomplices, says author Deborah Blum. She offers us the fascinating story of America’s first medical investigators and how they caught criminals in some of the most complicated poisoning cases in history.  

    Written, researched, and hosted by Kate Winkler Dawson/producer Alexis Amorosi/mixer Ryo Baum/sound designer Andrew Eapen/composer Curtis Heath/web designer Ilsa Brink 

    Buy my books: katewinklerdawson.com    

    If you have suggestions for historical crimes that could use some attention, email me: info@tenfoldmorewicked.com   

    Follow me on social: @tenfoldmore (Twitter) / @tenfoldmorewicked (Facebook and Instagram)    

    2022 All Rights Reserved  

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    • 42 min
    Matthew McGough: The Lazarus Files

    Matthew McGough: The Lazarus Files

    Author Matthew McGough has spent years investigating a cold case that led him to a Los Angeles police detective and a department that ignored some vital clues to a murder. McGough will take us through the murder of 29-year-old newlywed Sherri Rasmussen and how her killer got away with it for decades. 

    Written, researched, and hosted by Kate Winkler Dawson/producer Alexis Amorosi/mixer Ryo Baum/sound designer Andrew Eapen/composer Curtis Heath/web designer Ilsa Brink   

    Buy my books: katewinklerdawson.com   

    If you have suggestions for historical crimes that could use some attention, email me: info@tenfoldmorewicked.com    

    Follow me on social: @tenfoldmore (Twitter) / @tenfoldmorewicked (Facebook and Instagram)    

    2022 All Rights Reserved  

    See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
175 Ratings

175 Ratings

tia barbara ,

WOW

Winkler Dawson is an incredible storyteller. i’ve had season one downloaded for a while, and decided to finally listen after catching up on my other pods. i’m only mad i waited so long! this is already one of my fave pods ever.

Sarah West Oz ,

More More More

This season has been so interesting!!! Please more more more. I love this podcast!

Cee003 ,

Excellent

My new favourite. Interesting cases and intelligent dialogue minus the egos.

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