Episode 32 -- "The Sniper, The Blonde and The Beefcake" (PODCAST EXCLUSIVE EPISODE)

One September night in 2006, a man left his office in upstate New York and walked across the nearly vacant parking lot to his truck. When he climbed inside the driver’s seat, he instantly noticed that the back left of his vehicle seemed to be sagging slightly. But before he could figure out why that was, he thought he saw something moving in his peripheral vision off to his left. Reflexively, he turned and looked out his window into the dark night, and there, only a few feet away from him was a shadowy figure looking right at him. Then, whoever it was began to raise their hands...For 100s more stories like this one, check out my YouTube channel just called "MrBallen" -- https://www.youtube.com/c/MrBallenIf you want to reach out to me, contact me on Instagram, Twitter or any other major social media platform, my username on all of them is @MrBallenSPOILERS BELOW THIS POINT:....Main Sources:1. "WIRED article by Nadya Labi -- https://www.wired.com/2007/08/ff-internetlies/2. ABC -- https://abcnews.go.com/US/online-love-triangle-deception-end-murder/story?id=143710763. The Daily Beast -- https://www.thedailybeast.com/webs-killer-love-triangle4. Wikipedia -- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talhotblond_(2009_film)5. Online therapy institute -- https://issuu.com/onlinetherapyinstitute/docs/tiltissue11/236. Daily Mail (UK) -- https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2163757/Tall-hot-blonde-internet-love-triangle-left-man-shot-dead-jealous-rival.html7. Buffallo News -- https://buffalonews.com/news/love-triangle-killer-takes-plea-deal/article_178b08b7-a2e3-50cf-97b8-b40e4e8d0e09.html8. New York Daily News: CRIME Internet love triangle -- https://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/internet-love-triangle-article-1.3119529. Guilty Pleas on internet love triangle -- https://www.lockportjournal.com/news/local_news/murder-guilty-plea-in-internet-love-triangle/article_b830ed18-879e-5816-9fa3-62201f90782b.html10. COURTS: Montgomery gets 20 years -- https://www.lockportjournal.com/news/local_news/courts-montgomery-gets-20-years-in-internet-love-triangle-killing/article_d124d951-07a1-5d2e-bdae-b15098085262.html11. About Dynabrade -- https://www17.dynabrade.com/index.html12. CNN transcript -- https://transcripts.cnn.com/show/ng/date/2012-06-28/segment/0113. Talhotblond documentary (amazon purchase) -- https://www.amazon.com/gp/video/detail/B0030949FU?autoplay=1/ref=kinw_myk_watch_video_title14. Radiogunk -- https://www.radiogunk.com/forums/threads/true-story-time-what-happened-when-talhotblond-and-marinesniper-struck-up-an-online-love-affair.2352/15. Victims heartland -- https://victimsheartland.forumotion.com/t4552-online-love-triangle-deception-end-in-the-murder-of-22-yr-old-brian-barrett-46-year-old-thomas-montgomery-a-married-father-of-two-poses-as-an-18-yr-old-has-been-arrested-for-barrett-s-murder-montgomery-sentenced-to-20-years-in-prisonSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


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