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Markis, Hannah, Devonte, Abigail, Jeremiah, and Sierra Hart—six beautiful black children, ranging in age from 12 to 19—were all adopted by Sarah and Jennifer Hart, both white. On Jen’s Facebook page, it looked as if they were the perfect blended family, even earning the nickname “Hart Tribe” from friends. Then, on March 26, 2018, the family’s GMC Yukon was found belly-up on the rocks below California’s Highway 1. The news of the murder-suicide shocked their friends and made national headlines, leaving many wondering what possibly led to the fatal crash. Could these lives have been saved? Broken Harts, a new podcast from Glamour and HowStuffWorks, investigates this question with more than 30 never-before-heard interviews. Cohosts and Glamour editors Justine Harman and Elisabeth Egan and reporter Lauren Smiley follow the family’s journey from South Dakota through Minnesota, Oregon, and Washington, and finally to that 100-foot cliff in California.

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Markis, Hannah, Devonte, Abigail, Jeremiah, and Sierra Hart—six beautiful black children, ranging in age from 12 to 19—were all adopted by Sarah and Jennifer Hart, both white. On Jen’s Facebook page, it looked as if they were the perfect blended family, even earning the nickname “Hart Tribe” from friends. Then, on March 26, 2018, the family’s GMC Yukon was found belly-up on the rocks below California’s Highway 1. The news of the murder-suicide shocked their friends and made national headlines, leaving many wondering what possibly led to the fatal crash. Could these lives have been saved? Broken Harts, a new podcast from Glamour and HowStuffWorks, investigates this question with more than 30 never-before-heard interviews. Cohosts and Glamour editors Justine Harman and Elisabeth Egan and reporter Lauren Smiley follow the family’s journey from South Dakota through Minnesota, Oregon, and Washington, and finally to that 100-foot cliff in California.

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    What ‘Broken Harts’ Host Justine Harman Wore to her Best Friend’s Funeral

    What ‘Broken Harts’ Host Justine Harman Wore to her Best Friend’s Funeral

    We’re excited to introduce “Broken Harts” fans to “What I Wore When,” a new show from Glamour and iHeartRadio. Here’s a special episode featuring “Broken Harts” host Justine Harman talking about what she wore on one of the most difficult days of her life: her best friend’s funeral.
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    • 33 min
    "Two Questions, Eight People"

    "Two Questions, Eight People"

    A full year after the crash, Mendocino County performs an inquest into the incident.  The testimony, which takes place over the course of two days, reveals shocking new details and concludes with a heartbreaking conviction.  Now what?
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    • 36 min
    "There Were Good Times"

    "There Were Good Times"

    We visit the edge of the cliff six months later. Here's what we know—and what we don't. How do we reconcile the good with the bad? And where do we go from here?
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    • 36 min
    "Stone-Cold Narcissist"

    "Stone-Cold Narcissist"

    Jen is in the one in driver's seat, both literally and figuratively. But what makes her tick? And what was the state of Jen and Sarah’s relationship? Meet the people who try to answer these questions—and many more—after the crash.
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    • 42 min
    "Beautiful Black Boys"

    "Beautiful Black Boys"

    The Hart kids are "crack babies."  Developmentally-delayed. The victims of racist attacks. There are so many family stories, but each one has the same theme: Jen and Sarah are saviors. 
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4.5 out of 5
550 Ratings

550 Ratings

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Great investigating

Well done podcast. I liked the different angles you looked at. Lots of great information about this tragic situation. Well worth the listen!!

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Try to binge listen to this podcast and you’ll go insane from the ads - the same obnoxious ads over and over and over every single episode.

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Very happy with Podcast, listened in one day !

I understand commercials are funding, so I cannot complain. I have to say, I am usually skipping through Podcasts with female narrators, or investigators. I do not like the slang terms, giggling, jokes, or awkwardness used as humour. I really appreciate the professionalism, and smarts you can throughout the podcast. 5 stars!

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