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Monday Mystery: Sock It to Me

Nemock Starch

Note: Last time Anna chose a medium mystery.

The Case:

Willie is found dead in a field. His wife is arrested when a sock belonging to Willie is examined, along with a container of starch belonging to his wife.

The Mystery:

How did Willie’s wife waste him?

(The winning solution MUST contain all of these elements, please don’t assume information from a previous question.)

Hint #1: 20.11.2019
Hint #2: 21.11.2019

Note:

You’re free to ask anything, (please keep it to one question a post for simplicity’s sake,) but Jurd can only answer your questions with:

  • Yes
  • No
  • Yes and No
  • Irrelevant
  • I don’t know
  • Rephrase your question
  • Define what you mean by…

Disclaimer: Monday Mysteries are culled from the 1993 Milton Bradley game, Crack the Case – but don’t go peeking.

Skinner Co. makes no claim to the intellectual property presented here, we’re just a number of friends playing a board game in a digital living room.

D&D Night: Vs. Lorgoth the Decayer


D&D Night: Vs. Lorgoth the Decayer

Hot chocolate season


Hot chocolate season

FP546 – Mulligan Smith in The Old Switcheroo, Part 3 of 3

Welcome to Flash Pulp, episode five hundred and forty-six.

Flash PulpTonight we present Mulligan Smith in The Old Switcheroo, Part 3 of 3


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This week’s episodes are brought to you by Nutty Bites!

Flash Pulp is an experiment in broadcasting fresh pulp stories in the modern age – three to ten minutes of fiction brought to you every Friday evening.

Tonight, someone’s uttering threats, and Mulligan swears it isn’t him.

Mulligan Smith in The Old Switcheroo, Part 3 of 3

Written by J.R.D. Skinner
Art and Narration by Opopanax
and Audio produced by Jessica May

 

FP546 – Mulligan Smith in The Old Switcheroo, Part 3 of 3

 

Flash Pulp is presented by http://skinner.fm, and is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License.

Intro and outro work provided by Jay Langejans of The New Fiction Writers podcast.

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Text and audio commentaries can be sent to comments@flashpulp.com – but be aware that it may appear in the FlashCast.

– and thanks to you, for reading. If you enjoyed the story, tell your friends.

Jessica May melting hearts and faces


Jessica May melting hearts and faces

OCT31 – 17 – Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)

OCT31 - 17 - Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)

In which Skinner Co. finds themselves pleasantly delighted by a series of half-remembered horror tales


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Happy Halloween from #SkinnerCo


Happy Halloween from #SkinnerCo

Old goat


Old goat

OCT31 – 16 – Race with the Devil (1975)

Race with the Devil (1975)

In which Skinner Co. watches Peter Fonda wait till the last 20 minutes to blow out the budget


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OCT31 – 15 – Gehenna: Where Death Lives (2016)

Gehenna: Where Death Lives

In which Skinner Co. finds itself entrapped in a Netflix B-movie


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