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Ep 39 OMG Hi! Laura Brand (investigative journalist)

12 months ago

Criminologist and investigative journalist Laura Brand joins George and Gil on today's pod, spilling all the details about her insane connection with Lawrence Bittaker, one half of the serial killing duo known as the Toolbox Killers. Laura tells all about her interviews with Bittaker, which spanned a 5 year period prior to his death, and recently detailed in the Peacock documentary THE TOOLBOX KILLER. Also featuring a surprise pop-in by friend of the podcast Momo, as well as a mention of the time George found out he was one of Charles Manson's favorite entertainers. Today's Episode is Sponsored by: Doordash! Get 25% off + zero delivery fees on your first order when you download the DoorDash app and enter code OMGHI #ad. OMG, Hi! is a weekly podcast with George Lopez featuring surprise celebrity guests, listener call-ins, stories of George's haunted house, hot takes, and more. Leave a voicemail: (818) 533-1843. Subscribe! https://bit.ly/OMGHiShow See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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