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133: Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee

133: Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee

YOU GUYS, DO YOU HAVE A PC? I PROMISE I WON’T TELL GILLIAN? Gringo tells the story of John McAfee who invented anti-virus software, AND AS BORING AS THAT SOUNDS, I PROMISE THIS IS ANYTHING BUT! He owned that software company for, like, two weeks, got bought out, and relocated to Belize. There, he devolved into a SUPER-PARANOID, UBER-RICK lunatic. He gets mixed up in drug trafficking, sex offender shit, AND MURDERS HIS NEXT DOOR NEIGHBOR. Ugh, it’s a lot. OH, and he absconds to Guatemala…and the Guatemalans are PISSSSSSSSSED about it.  Then he comes back to the US and runs for President. Because, of course. FAM! THE PREVIEW FOR OUR NEXT ORIGINAL PODCAST IS LIVE! (https://www.disappearedpod.com/podcast/episode/5096dd2f/1-obsessed-with-disappeared-preview) Come check out the preview for "Obsessed With: Disappeared." It's a true crime / comedy podcast hosted by Patrick Hinds and Ellyn Marsh--best friends of 20 years. Going in order, Patrick and Ellyn recap episodes of ID's "Disappeared." We launch on May 27th, BUT WE'D LOVE FOR YOU TO LISTEN TO THE PREVIEW AND SUBSCRIBE NOW! Go here! (https://www.disappearedpod.com/podcast/episode/5096dd2f/1-obsessed-with-disappeared-preview) LOOKING FOR MORE TCO? On our Patreon feed (https://www.patreon.com/TrueCrimeObsessed) , you'll find over 140 FULL BONUS episodes to BINGE RIGHT NOW! Including our episode-by-episode coverage of "Don't F**K With Cats," "The Menendez Murders," "The Murder of Laci Peterson," "Casey Anthony: American Murder Mystery," "Serial," "The Jinx," "Making A Murderer," "The Staircase," "Lorena," "The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann," "OJ: Made in America" and so many more! You can also get ad-free versions of our regular episodes! JOIN HERE! (https://www.patreon.com/TrueCrimeObsessed)

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