21 episodes

Hosted by Tyler Measom and Liz Iacuzzi, Was I In A Cult? is a documentary-style podcast showcasing individuals who have been in, and most importantly, successfully left a cult. Told first-hand by the experiencer themself, these are raw, riveting and inspirational tales of what it means to be a survivor. Using levity and info-tainment, the show humanizes the cultic experience and may leave some of our listeners asking themselves…“Wait…Was I In A Cult?”
If you or someone you know has been in a cult and want to share your story, contact us at CULTS@iHeartMedia.com. We'd love to hear from you.

Was I In A Cult‪?‬ iHeartPodcasts

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.5 • 83 Ratings

Hosted by Tyler Measom and Liz Iacuzzi, Was I In A Cult? is a documentary-style podcast showcasing individuals who have been in, and most importantly, successfully left a cult. Told first-hand by the experiencer themself, these are raw, riveting and inspirational tales of what it means to be a survivor. Using levity and info-tainment, the show humanizes the cultic experience and may leave some of our listeners asking themselves…“Wait…Was I In A Cult?”
If you or someone you know has been in a cult and want to share your story, contact us at CULTS@iHeartMedia.com. We'd love to hear from you.

    Millionaire’s Club: “The World Was Gonna Open Up”

    Millionaire’s Club: “The World Was Gonna Open Up”

    Arianna was a recent college graduate with dreams of one day opening her own marketing company. So when a LinkedIn opportunity for a social media marketing assistant fell into her lap, it felt too good to be true.

    • 58 min
    Armstrongism: “Saving For the Feast”

    Armstrongism: “Saving For the Feast”

    A humble upbringing is an understatement for Dan McIntrye.

    • 58 min
    MLM LuLaRoe: “What’s your why?”

    MLM LuLaRoe: “What’s your why?”

    She’s a hustler, baby. And she just wants you to know.

    • 57 min
    Black Hebrew Israelites: “Cursed and Chosen”

    Black Hebrew Israelites: “Cursed and Chosen”

    Lauren’s initial years of her life, for lack of a better word, were quite normal. Then one day, her once atheist father found religion.

    • 49 min
    Thou Shan’t Be Named: “Non-Church Church”

    Thou Shan’t Be Named: “Non-Church Church”

    Non-Denominational Christianity. Sounds innocent enough, and for many non-denominational churches, it is. But for others, the non-affiliation creates a dangerous pathway to a choose your own adventure “religion.”

    • 43 min
    CHRISTMAS BONUS!: “Here Comes Santa Cult”

    CHRISTMAS BONUS!: “Here Comes Santa Cult”

    There are many a Christmas tale that we all know and love, but this one, dear listener, we can (almost) guarantee… that you have never ever heard this one.

    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
83 Ratings

83 Ratings

Fine but ,

Refreshing content from interviewers who’ve been there

A fantastic podcast!! The hosts have great insight because they’ve both been in cults. Truly worth a listen, it’s survivor centred also

cate-louise ,

Sensational! Intelligent! Witty! Authentic!

Where is season 2??????
This is the best podcast exploring cults that I have found ..... and I’ve looked!

missmansion ,

Super interesting & funny

Enjoying the podcast very much. Thanks from AKM in Australia.

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