Flu Julia: The Con Artist Nurse That Made Bank Off Of Misery

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Flu Julia: The Con Artist Nurse That Made Bank Off Of Misery

Tuesday, 31 August

During the flu pandemic of 1918, Julia Lyons saw opportunity amid chaos. Posing a visiting nurse in Chicago, she successfully swindled numerous desperate people through a variety of cons, always seeming to escape the long arm of the law. In today's episode, the guys explore the ins and outs of Julia's criminal career -- including how it compares to the current pandemic. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
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