Episode 44-Shot-Back Mountain
This week, Erica and Billy bring you an extra long episode covering an extra long fuck up by the U.S. government. And it all centered around one man who just wanted to live with his family in solitude in northern Idaho. He found out the hard way that you can still have asshole neighbors on a remote mountain ridge. When all was said and done, over 400 government agents and officials would be called in to arrest this one man. Magnificently mustachioed Geraldo Rivera even makes an appearance! And during an 11-day stand-off, several people would end up shot in the back and/or dead. Way to go, ‘Merica!
“Government Murder at Ruby Ridge, The True Story” can be found on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JCG0OQsPcyU&t=503s
The show artwork was created by Chris Axmann. Thank you, Chris! Thanks, as always, go to MinimusNoah for the music at the end of each episode. Be sure to listen until the end for the new song-Rain-off of his new album Views, which is now available for purchase on iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/views/1368735476. It’s also available on Spotify, Bandcamp, Google Play, and many more!Help support a truly creative independent artist! You can also find him on our website, www.MartinisandtheMacabre.com, on the music page, along with a fully playable track listing of all his songs that have been used in previous episodes. The easiest and best way to show your support is to leave a 5-star rating and review on iTunes, Stitcher, or any other podcatcher or social media platform that has the option to do so. It really helps us to be seen and we would truly appreciate it! And, if you send us a screenshot of your review with your address, we will send you a free Martinis and the Macabre sticker! Please also share our pages, posts, and tweets to spread the word! Another big way to help support the show is to become a Patron! Visit our Patreon page at https://www.patreon.com/MartinisandtheMacabre, and with even a $1 pledge you will get a shout out on the show and access to Patron exclusive audio content each month! And a huge thank you to all of our current Patrons! You have our undying love! Please mention or tag us on Facebook or Twitter to share as well! You can like and follow us on Facebook and Instagram @Martinis and the Macabre and on Twitter @Martini_Macabre. Be sure to join our fan-made page on Facebook as well: Friends Who Like Martinis and the Macabre. Post, share, and interact! E-mail questions, comments, or topic suggestions to MartinisandtheMacabre@gmail.com. You can also reach us through the contact page on our website, www.MartinisandtheMacabre.com. Be sure to visit our network at Murder.ly to check out all of the other great true crime podcasts in our family! Other music and sound effects provided by:http://www.purple-planet.comhttp://www.jewelbeat.com/https://www.pond5.com/ murder, mystery, true crime, comedy, macabre, morbid, dark humor, humour, paranormal, disappearances, Johnny Number 5
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices