World's Greatest Con

Cons don't fool us because we're stupid, they fool us because we're human. This might be the World's Greatest Con.

Brian Brushwood (Scam School, Modern Rogue, Scam Nation) brings you the hidden stories behind the most audacious con jobs, swindles and heists in history.

Email the show at Worlds Greatest Con at Gmail dot com

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    June 7th, 2021

    Feature Trailer - Brian Brushwood is on a quest to find the World's Greatest Con.

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    June 14th, 2021

    0102: When Is The Perfect Story Too Perfect? - The Twenty Committee have the go ahead to fool Hitler with the most audacious Trojan Horse in history. Can they help themselves from over writing it into a bad soap opera?

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    June 14th, 2021

    0101: How To Fool Hitler - The Allies have an audacious plan to win WW2. Drop a body with misinformation to hoax Hitler into believing they'll attack the wrong place. The only problem? They have to approve it first.

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    June 21st, 2021

    0103: In The Flesh - The Twenty Committee wrote a story that could fool Hitler. Now they just need to make it real. Brian explores the disgusting gulf between the fantasy of a fake solider and the reality of a discarded corpse.

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    June 28th, 2021

    0104: The Moment Of Surrender - Every con has a moment of surrender, when you've done all the work and now the mark needs to fool themselves. Our heroes haves surrendered, will Hitler do his part and fall for the what is quite possibly the world's greatest con?

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    July 5th, 2021

    0105: Operation Mincemeat Questions - Brian answers questions about the debut season of World's Greatest Con.

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