Special guest Candace Opper tells Mike and Sarah about how the death of a rock star changed the field of suicidology (which is a thing). Digressions include eating disorders, car crashes and the insane grimness of the term “family annihilation.” The cringe-worthiness of Mike’s teenage years reaches new depths.
- Check out Candace’s work! https://candacejaneopper.com/
- And her tweets! https://twitter.com/candaceopper
- Here’s an essay she wrote about Kurt copycat suicides: https://www.guernicamag.com/the-chemistry-of-an-echo/
- And a bit more on the Kurt Cobain conspiracy theorist in Seattle: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/may/16/court-rules-against-conspiracy-theorist-in-bid-to-release-kurt-cobain-death-photos