The Clearing

By Pineapple Street Media / Gimlet

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 Oct 7, 2019

Ryan Peck
 Aug 15, 2019
A little scattered.

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 Aug 1, 2019

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<p>When April Balascio was 40 years old, something she’d feared for decades was finally proven true. Her father, Edward Wayne Edwards, really was a murderer. The Clearing is about what came after April called a detective in 2009 to tell him about her suspicions — a call that led to her father’s arrest and eventual conviction on multiple murders — and tracks the emotional journey as she and host Josh Dean dig back into her childhood, unravel the truth of her father’s life, and overturn a viral online narrative that had turned Edward Wayne Edwards into a kind of serial killer caricature. Produced by Pineapple Street Media in association with Gimlet.</p>

Episode Date
8. Tie A Knot In It
2585
On a farm in Wisconsin, April sees some good.
Aug 29, 2019
7. He's In The Water
2633
April finds a connection in Akron, OH.
Aug 22, 2019
6. Give Yourself Up Son
3284
How to solve a murder and why you probably won’t.
Aug 15, 2019
5. A Lot of Old Memories
3064
What else could Ed Edwards have done?
Aug 08, 2019
4. Bullshit Bullshit Bullshit
2657
Confronting the myth of Ed Edwards.
Aug 01, 2019
3. Give Me The Needle
3424
How one murder case turned into three.
Jul 25, 2019
2. Creepy John Wayne
3127
Who the hell was Edward Wayne Edwards anyway?
Jul 18, 2019
1. Hunting Season
3103
April reads a news story and everything changes.
Jul 18, 2019
Preview: The Clearing
93
Listen to the first two episodes of The Clearing starting July 18.  When April Balascio was 40 years old, something she’d feared for decades was finally proven true. Her father, Edward Wayne Edwards, really was a murderer. The Clearing is about what came after April called a detective in 2009 to tell him about her suspicions — a call that led to her father’s arrest and eventual conviction on multiple murders — and tracks the emotional journey as she and host Josh Dean dig back into her childhood, unravel the truth of her father’s life, and overturn a viral online narrative that had turned Edward Wayne Edwards into a kind of serial killer caricature.  Produced by Pineapple Street Media in association with Gimlet.
Jul 17, 2019
Introducing The Clearing
156
When April Balascio was 40 years old, something she’d feared for decades was finally proven true. Her father, Edward Wayne Edwards, really was a murderer. The Clearing is about what came after April called a detective in 2009 to tell him about her suspicions — a call that led to her father’s arrest and eventual conviction on multiple murders — and tracks the emotional journey as she and host Josh Dean dig back into her childhood, unravel the truth of her father’s life, and overturn a viral online narrative that had turned Edward Wayne Edwards into a kind of serial killer caricature.  Produced by Pineapple Street Media in association with Gimlet.
Jul 03, 2019