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Introducing | Not Past It

Introducing | Not Past It

Update: 2021-08-10
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From the co-creator of Crimetown and The Ballad of Billy Balls comes Not Past It, a new weekly series from Gimlet. In each episode, host Simone Polanen will pick a moment from that very same week in history — and tell you how it shaped our lives today.


Today we are sharing an episode about the notorious crime boss Ma Barker. On July 26, 1932, Ma Barker's alleged gang of thieves stole over $200,000 from a Kansas bank without firing a single shot. The Barker-Karpis gang stole millions before Ma was killed in a shootout with the FBI. But was she a criminal mastermind or just a scapegoat?

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Ryles

I can do without the personal insights into what the host thinks is moral/immoral. Be objective.

Aug 28th
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Introducing | Not Past It

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