June 13, 2022

1848: Eliza Darling Borden and the Borden Family Curse

**If you or someone you know is having symptoms of Peripartum Depression (previously Postpartum Depression), please please please…

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May 16, 2022

1846: The Donner Party

It's happened. We have officially covered it. The Donner Party. Join the ONUC gals this week as they discuss Manifest Destiny, th…

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April 25, 2022

1844: The Murdered Mormons - Part Two

How many Mormons does it take to start the Mormon church? Better question, how many prior Mormon church leaders does it take to t…

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April 18, 2022

1844: The Murdered Mormons - Part One

We know that people are murdered for their religious beliefs. But, what if you started the religion that led to your murder? Not …

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March 21, 2022

1841: The Colt-Adams Murder Trial - Part Two

How do you mistake a hammer for a hatchet? Well, we didn't quite figure that out. But, we do wrap up the Colt-Adams Murder Trial …

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March 14, 2022

1841: The Colt-Adams Murder Trial - Part One

Who is John C. Colt? Why did he murder Samuel Adams? Is it THAT Samuel Adams? No. Is it THAT Colt family? Yes. This week the ONUC…

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Feb. 21, 2022

1838: The Mystery of 'The Beautiful Cigar Girl' Mary Cecilia Rogers

A body is found in the Hudson River. Four years earlier a newspaper falsely reported a woman missing. What happened to Mary Cecil…

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Jan. 31, 2022

1835: The First Presidential Assassination Attempt in the United Stat…

What makes an assassin? Why does anyone make the decision to try and murder a president or political figure? And, why (other than…

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Jan. 24, 2022

1834: Madame LaLaurie - Deuxième Partie: The Dark Secret

Are there people who walk among us with a dark secret? A secret so shocking that it's not even thought possible? Does sadism have…

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Jan. 17, 2022

1834: Madame LaLaurie - Première Partie: New Orleans

What do Madame LaLaurie, the Axeman, and the UpStairs Lounge all have in common? N'awlins, of course. This week the ONUC gals div…

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Oct. 11, 2021

1820: Lavinia Fisher AKA America's First Female Serial Killer (Maybe)

Lavinia Fisher has an impressive laundry list of titles from highwaywoman, serial killer ... and ghost? But, how many of those ar…

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July 26, 2021

1809: The Mysterious Death of Meriwether Lewis

Meriwether Lewis. One of the most recognized names in United States History. The Lewis and Clark Expedition. Governor of Upper Lo…

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June 21, 2021

1804 Part 2: The Duel in Weehawken

Welcome to part two of our coverage on Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the infamous duel in Weehawken! Stick around after the…

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June 14, 2021

1804 Part 1: The Duel in Weehawken

If ONUC covers 1804 without talking about Alexander Hamilton, then did ONUC even cover 1804? No. This is our FIRST two part episo…

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May 31, 2021

1800: The Manhattan Well Murder Trial

IT'S THE FIRST OFFICIAL EPISODE! What do 44 hours in court, 75 witnesses, and a 5 minute deliberation have in common? The first r…

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