When Francesca was born her family had a lot going on. Like a mysterious death, a coffin flop, a miraculous resuscitation, and a brand new baby. For decades, nobody ever talked about what had happened. But then Francesca had a daughter of her own. And one day, that daughter started asking questions.
This episode comes from Crime Show hosted by Emma Courtland.
Look, this is the funniest goddamned thing we’ve ever made. You owe it to us to listen. Hell, you owe it to yourself to listen. Because if you don’t listen, we’ll never forgive you. We’ll never forgive your descendents. We won’t even forgive your antecedents. In fact, your whole rotten genetic line will be sent to go pound sand.
Today we celebrate the massively acclaimed podcast Resistance with an episode called Borders Between Us. It’s the deeply personal, absolutely beautiful story about host Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr.’s own family. About the parents he lost, the regrets left behind, and the lessons he’s still trying to learn. It’s a deeply resonant, straight-up beautiful story. And it’s the best thing you'll hear today. Ev...