Manage episode 328821206 series 2765514
Lindsay and Madison discuss poisoness Madame de Brinvilliers, as well as why you should never trust a lady with access to poison, that writing a full confession and locking it in a box isn’t the smartest move, and how waterboarding started as a “cure for what ails ya.”
Information pulled from the following sources:
- 2018 Bonjour Paris blog post by Marilyn Brouwer
- 2018 History Collection article by Natasha Sheldon
- 2015 Mental Floss article by Miss Cellania
- 2010 Executed Today article by Headsman
- 1910 book by Alexandre Dumas, Pere on Project Gutenberg
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