37 episodes

“Scam Goddess is a podcast dedicated to fraud and all those who practice it! Each week host Laci Mosley (aka Scam Goddess) keeps listeners up to date on current rackets, digs deep into the latest scams, and breaks down historic hoodwinks alongside some of your favorite comedians! It's like true crime only without all the death! True fun crime!”

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    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 5.8K Ratings

“Scam Goddess is a podcast dedicated to fraud and all those who practice it! Each week host Laci Mosley (aka Scam Goddess) keeps listeners up to date on current rackets, digs deep into the latest scams, and breaks down historic hoodwinks alongside some of your favorite comedians! It's like true crime only without all the death! True fun crime!”

    The Counterfeit Composer w/ Priscilla Davies

    The Counterfeit Composer w/ Priscilla Davies

    What’s poppin’ con-gregation? This week, the first lady, Priscilla Davies is back to discuss Mamoru Samuragochi, one of Japan’s most beloved composers who was later revealed to be a fraud. Plus, in a longer scammer of the week, we explore the controversy surrounding Kanye West’s Christian private school, Donda Academy. Stay schemin’!
     
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    Research by Kaelyn Brandt
     
    Sources: 
    https://www.foxla.com/news/kanye-west-scandal-family-shares-donda-west-academy-experience
    https://www.cheatsheet.com/entertainment/kanye-west-donda-academy-next-bishop-sycamore.html/
    https://www.yahoo.com/news/kanye-wests-beleaguered-donda-academy-025415640.html?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAJR_y-zXrCjrZZrUPdgD6O_NgVpq1foqefQUpX4_6gIuyOdp5sDKvSb3VPHDwbJeLeC_hj3579TddiMMveAuCrKtbxamsSGxft4HOv-VQuhdnoI7tqchTbNHDUgQVmtj4pUlluNeizrqt9Pffnm550HiQStRRDjkiF2bHtZ-nuNX
    https://www.tmz.com/2022/10/26/kanye-west-donda-academy-kicked-out-major-basketball-tournament/
    https://news.yahoo.com/people-questioning-donda-academy-seeing-172028828.html
    https://www.musictimes.com/articles/86910/20220916/kanye-west-s-donda-university-labeled-scam-reasons.htm

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Crooked College Wall Street Investor w/ Cristen Conger

    Crooked College Wall Street Investor w/ Cristen Conger

    What’s Poppin’ Con-gregation? This week, Cristen Conger joins the show to discuss David Bloom, a 23-year-old Wall Street “Whiz Kid” who was caught stealing millions from his friends to invest in the stock market in the late 1980’s. Plus, Professional Cornhole has been rocked by controversy after illegal bean bags used in a championship game. Stay Schemin’!


    Research done by Kaelyn Brandt.


    Sources:
    https://nypost.com/2022/11/02/professional-cornhole-world-rocked-by-baggate-cheating-scandal/
    https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2022-09-28/con-artist-scam-manhattan-elite-la-dive-bar-frolic-room
    https://www.nytimes.com/1988/01/13/nyregion/lush-life-investor-23-named-in-huge-fraud.html
    https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1988-12-10-fi-1381-story.html
    https://nypost.com/2022/09/28/con-artist-david-bloom-arrested-for-fraud-in-los-angeles/

    • 1 hr 3 min
    The Greatest Conman on Earth w/ Shea Couleé

    The Greatest Conman on Earth w/ Shea Couleé

    What’s poppin’ con-gregation? This week, Shea Couleé joins the show to discuss P. T. Barnum. Known as “the Greatest Showman,” he popularized the circus, was the master of hoaxes and often exploited others. Plus, a Florida psychic has been accused of manipulating her client into stealing $1 million from her rich older husband.

    • 58 min
    Hot Girl Grifter w/ Pallavi Gunalan

    Hot Girl Grifter w/ Pallavi Gunalan

    What’s poppin’ Con-gregation? This week, Pallavi Gunalan joins the show to discuss Dolly Oesterreich, a 1910’s housewife who started an affair with a young factory worker, with both of them ending up in a life of lies and deception for decades. Plus, Detroit rapper Sameerah “Creme” Marrel is on the run from the U.S. Department of Justice. Also, F**k Jada! IYKYK. Stay Schemin’!

    • 1 hr 17 min
    The Faith Peddler w/ Jean Elie

    The Faith Peddler w/ Jean Elie

    What’s Poppin’ Con-gregation? This week, Jean Elie joins the show to discuss Fred Brito, a con artist of many faces including the faces of priests. Plus, John Oliver recently tipped his hat to Kim Kardashian for her role in helping solve an art fraud scheme. Stay Schemin’! 

    • 1 hr 1 min
    The Con with the “Cure” for Cancer w/ Caleb Hearon

    The Con with the “Cure” for Cancer w/ Caleb Hearon

    What’s poppin’ con-gregation? This week, we welcome back comedian Caleb Hearon to discuss Norman Baker, a vaudevillian, business-owner, and radio-show host in the 1800’s who claimed to have a cure for cancer. Plus, a Hong Kong student has been arrested after participating in an elaborate kidnapping to scam her parents out of ransom money. Stay Schemin’! 

    • 1 hr 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
5.8K Ratings

5.8K Ratings

lulujohanes ,

Love Scam Goddess

Laci is such a hilarious host and her banter with the guests have me howling. She gets SUCH great guests. Plus it’s informative!

AB 23434 ,

Funny and informative

I always learn things on this show. And it’s funny. Love Laci and her guests. Stay schemin.

Ajudd97 ,

Proud member of a para social relationship

Scam goddess makes my morning, noon, and night. Laci is hilarious and never fails to crack me up! I’ve learned a lot about how not to get scammed and how to scam others in the most fun way possible.

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